A field of dry grass burnt gold by the sun, and studded with white/ pale green thorns parched and bleached…the sight of them, the intense blue of the sea and a mass of waving olive trees makes me feel safe, a sense of satisfaction and completeness, impossible to feel sad with these colours – bare, spare, essential but lighthearted.

(Extract from artist’s book “Dance, Dreams and Journeys – fragments of a life”)