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The Story behind Julia's Dream Catcher Series

The Story behind Julia's Dream Catcher Series

Dopamine Dream Catcher Fine Art Prints France Paris Work on Paper

Julia was invited to show her “Dream Catcher” Collection in Paris, in December 2020, during the Pandemic. The gallerist compared her “Dream Catcher” paintings to Monet’s water lily wartime paintings, which brought psychic relief to the French as WWI was ending. The aim of the show was to allow her work to inspire hope in the despondent Parisian community, as they faced a second lock down. 

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Press Release - Julia Krone's Solo Show, "Colour", Edinburgh Fringe 2021

Press Release - Julia Krone's Solo Show, "Colour", Edinburgh Fringe 2021

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Art is a universal language, it has no boundaries and it has the ability to capture the spirit of our times, transform lives, and bring us hope during dark days.

Julia’s solo show ‘’Colour”, at Venue 422 of the 2021 Edinburgh Fringe does just that.

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Making the most of "Now"

Making the most of "Now"

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Whilst my annual Edinburgh Fringe art show was cancelled along with the entire festival, I suddenly find myself invited to put on a solo show in Paris, just before Christmas and just as France comes out of "le confinement".

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"Colour is not Neutral" says Julia

"Colour is not Neutral" says Julia

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There is research to suggest that colour is not a neutral thing. Indeed, it is a powerful mood- altering factor, and exposing oneself to vibrant colours and stimulating, enigmatic shapes on a canvas will surely lift spirits.

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