Tribute to the timeless and universal human experience of maternity!

dated 2015 until 2015 (click on an image to enlarge an artwork)
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Quick-sketch Zuleika

2015

Aruban model actress that posed for all the paintingd from this Maternity series, during her whole pregnancy, untill after the birth of her daughter.

ABC Islands

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words: ABC ISLANDS
How great life is! 
Every weekend or even every day 
laying on the beach Enjoying nature, 
the most beautiful sunsets 
and in the weekends 
sweet dancing in the nights
And on Monday... back to work again  

Before maternity

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:
  SOMETIMES YOU THINK... How beautiful life is
When you can do what you want, when you want...
Modeling, acting, dancing with who you want, 
going where ever and when ever you want. But still sometimes you think... Is this all in life? 
Don’t I miss... (etcetera...)

Summer thoughts

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

SUMMER THOUGHTS Summertime...
The weather is beautiful, nature smells great.
A little human being is gro... (etcetera...)

Together

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

TOGETHER
Oh, what am I feeling here?
I’m feeling... (etcetera...)

Morning Nausea

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Fit and Feel

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Flower Beauty

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Summer inspiration

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Maternity

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Mother Nature

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

For the first time

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Exotic

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Musings

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Thoughts

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Timeless dreamer

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Care & hope

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Butterflies

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Mama to be

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

7 months

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Inner Listening

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Respect

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Tribute

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Doubts

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Considerations

2015

Model study: Interactive collaborative artistic project between two recognized Aruban players... Gustave painted/eternalized the maternity process of the Aruban model/actress Zuleika who, inspired by the paintings, put down her thoughts, feelings and personal tale in words:

Desires

2015

model actress

Divine maternity

2015

model actress

Maternity in green

2015

model actrice

Maternity in red

2015

model actress

Birth Lilian

2015

Aruban model actress gives birth

Tribute to Lilian

2015

colorful model actres & baby

Song for Lilian

2015

model actress

Lilian, my world...

2015

colorful model actres & baby

The Light

2015

mother and child

The Light 2

2015

mother and child

Maternal Bond

2015

mother and child