The Gate(keepers) of Paradise

by Lucienne Fontannaz

13 September to 16 October 2017

The paintings in this exhibition tell a story across 7 chapters:
1. Primeval landscapes – life out of water
2. Nature on Earth – vegetation, forests and the Garden 
3. Ancestral Serpent Woman Deity corrupted - Eve and the Serpent in the Garden
4. Mankind’s will to power
5. Eve after the Fall – regaining agency
6. Medieval Mélusine- one amongst many, capable and subjugated    
7. Women Fighters and sacrifice- an episode of paradise reclaimed

Selected Works from the Exhibition