The genesis of her desire to tell stories comes from the various systems of injustice and discrimination civilizations have endured over time. Her paintings evoke nonjudgmental thinking and with great insight and strength she examines cultural globalization and reveals our current landscape.

Her artist practice pushes the boundaries of global perceptions. It is ripe with ambiguity and contradictions. Explorations such as irony and absurdity, dysfunction and taboos inform her paintings as well as sculptures utilizing figurative elements with iconic references from a range of civilizations. Ancient and contemporary constructs merge, dramatic pageants of cultural individualism appear.

Her artist practice pushes the boundaries of global perceptions. It is ripe with ambiguity and contradictions. Explorations such as irony and absurdity, dysfunction and taboos inform her paintings as well as sculptures utilizing figurative elements with iconic references from a range of civilizations. Ancient and contemporary constructs merge, dramatic pageants of cultural individualism appear.

Acrylic on stretched canvas, HAPPY AND UNHAPPY,  40" x 50"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, HAPPY AND UNHAPPY,  40" x 50"

Acrylic on canvas, GUINEA COAST, 9" x 12"                                                                      Acrylic on canvas, CAMEROON, 9" x 12"

Acrylic on canvas, GUINEA COAST, 9" x 12"                                                                      Acrylic on canvas, CAMEROON, 9" x 12"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, 4 HEADS,   4x 10" x 10"x 1,5", NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN-JAPAN, CAMEROON-MARILYN- JAPAN BAKUBA-ZAIRE, AZTEC-JAPAN

Acrylic on stretched canvas, 4 HEADS,   4x 10" x 10"x 1,5", NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN-JAPAN, CAMEROON-MARILYN- JAPAN

BAKUBA-ZAIRE, AZTEC-JAPAN

Acrylic on stretched canvas, BODIES, 48" x 72"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, BODIES, 48" x 72"

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Acrylic on stretched canvas, UNIVERSE, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, UNIVERSE, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas,WATER, 40" x 50"

Acrylic on stretched canvas,WATER, 40" x 50"

The global religious landscape is stronger than ever and is changing. The clash of values concerns us all especially with religiously motivated acts of violence. Danielle utilizes religious, esoteric and military imagery to demonstrate her point. She vividly expresses the influence of the ever present recurring centuries long conflicts and arguments over religion, economic or ethnic issues that have plagued global societies.

The global religious landscape is stronger than ever and is changing. The clash of values concerns us all especially with religiously motivated acts of violence. Danielle utilizes religious, esoteric and military imagery to demonstrate her point. She vividly expresses the influence of the ever present recurring centuries long conflicts and arguments over religion, economic or ethnic issues that have plagued global societies.

Acrylic on stretched canvas, AFRICAN JEW SANTA, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, AFRICAN JEW SANTA, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, 10 RELIGIONS, 10 X  8" x 10"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, 10 RELIGIONS, 10 X  8" x 10"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, RELIGIOUS WAR, 40" x 50"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, RELIGIOUS WAR, 40" x 50"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, THE BAD SAINTS, 48" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, THE BAD SAINTS, 48" x 60"

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Acrylic on stretched canvas, TARGET, 48" x 48"                                                                             Acrylic on stretched canvas, BAD DREAM, 24" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, TARGET, 48" x 48"                                                                            

Acrylic on stretched canvas, BAD DREAM, 24" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, CAT AND DOG, 48" x 72"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, CAT AND DOG, 48" x 72"

Acrylic on stretched canvas,SEX ATTACK, 48" x 60"                                 Acrylic on stretched canvas, MANHATTAN,  36" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas,SEX ATTACK, 48" x 60"                                

Acrylic on stretched canvas, MANHATTAN,  36" x 36"

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Acrylic on stretched canvas, BROTHER AND SISTER, 48" x 60"                               Acrylic on stretched canvas, SADNESS, 48" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, BROTHER AND SISTER, 48" x 60"                              

Acrylic on stretched canvas, SADNESS, 48" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas ,DAUGHTER AND MOTHER, 48" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas ,DAUGHTER AND MOTHER, 48" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, SISTERS, 48" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, SISTERS, 48" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, SCREAM, 48" x 72"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, SCREAM, 48" x 72"

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Acrylic on stretched canvas, SHOPPING,  48" x 72"                                   Acrylic on stretched canvas, HORSE RIDER, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, SHOPPING,  48" x 72"                                  

Acrylic on stretched canvas, HORSE RIDER, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, DANCER, 48" x 72"                                                   Acrylic on stretched canvas, REAL SISTERS, 48" x 72"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, DANCER, 48" x 72"                                                  

Acrylic on stretched canvas, REAL SISTERS, 48" x 72"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, HUMANITY, 9X 24" x 24"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, HUMANITY, 9X 24" x 24"

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Acrylic on stretched canvas, RELIGIOUS WAR,40" x 50"                                                        Acrylic on stretched canvas, MODERN GORGON, 36" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, RELIGIOUS WAR,40" x 50"                                                      

 Acrylic on stretched canvas, MODERN GORGON, 36" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, FRIENDSHIP TRILOGY, 3x  40" x 50"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, FRIENDSHIP TRILOGY, 3x  40" x 50"

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Acrylic on stretched canvas, WHO?, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, WHO?, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, BREAKING UP TRILOGY, 3X  18" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, BREAKING UP TRILOGY, 3X  18" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, COLETTE, 24" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, COLETTE, 24" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, BALANCE, 40" x 50"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, BALANCE, 40" x 50"

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 Acrylic on stretched canvas                                      Acrylic on stretched canvas                                         Acrylic on stretched canvas AFRICAN MASK, 24" x 36",                                        NATIVE AMERICAN AND GOD, 24" x 36",                        HORSE INDIA, 24" x 36"

 Acrylic on stretched canvas                                      Acrylic on stretched canvas                                         Acrylic on stretched canvas

AFRICAN MASK, 24" x 36",                                        NATIVE AMERICAN AND GOD, 24" x 36",                        HORSE INDIA, 24" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas                                       Acrylic on stretched canvas                                        Acrylic on stretched canvas 3 SPOONS AND GUILTY, 24" x 36",                             BUDDHA FORBIDDEN, 24" x 36"                                   THE GOOD AND THE BAD, 24" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas                                       Acrylic on stretched canvas                                        Acrylic on stretched canvas

3 SPOONS AND GUILTY, 24" x 36",                             BUDDHA FORBIDDEN, 24" x 36"                                   THE GOOD AND THE BAD, 24" x 36"

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Acrylic on stretched canvas, MOTHER, 24" x 30"                                                     Acrylic on stretched canvas, ARITHMETIC, 36" x 48"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, MOTHER, 24" x 30"                                                    

Acrylic on stretched canvas, ARITHMETIC, 36" x 48"

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Acrylic on stretched canvas, LEGS, 48" x 72" 

Acrylic on stretched canvas, LEGS, 48" x 72" 

Acrylic on canvas, patchwork, THE LIFE, 75" x 118"

Acrylic on canvas, patchwork, THE LIFE, 75" x 118"

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Acrylic on stretched canvas, SELF PORTRAIT, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, SELF PORTRAIT, 40" x 60"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, ETHICAL, 24" x 36"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, ETHICAL, 24" x 36"

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Acrylic on canvas, wood frame, beads, PORTRAIT, 28" x 20"x 2"                               Acrylic on canvas, wood, beads, COOKIE CUTTERS, 60" x 33" x 2"

Acrylic on canvas, wood frame, beads, PORTRAIT, 28" x 20"x 2"                              

Acrylic on canvas, wood, beads, COOKIE CUTTERS, 60" x 33" x 2"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, wood, beads, the canvas size 20" x 16" with the forms 16" x 24" or 20" x  20"

Acrylic on stretched canvas, wood, beads, the canvas size 20" x 16" with the forms 16" x 24" or 20" x  20"

5 COLORS, SPONTANEOUS PAINTINGS

5 COLORS, SPONTANEOUS PAINTINGS

5 together

5 together

Creature, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  13,5" x 16,2" x 2,2"

Creature, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  13,5" x 16,2" x 2,2"

Female Chief, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  15" x 12" x 2"

Female Chief, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  15" x 12" x 2"

Female Centaur, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  13,5" x 16,2" x 2"

Female Centaur, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  13,5" x 16,2" x 2"

Asleep and Awake, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  16,3" x 14" x 2,2"

Asleep and Awake, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  16,3" x 14" x 2,2"

Warriors, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  13,3" x 16,2" x 2"

Warriors, Acrylic on Wood, painting with frames,  13,3" x 16,2" x 2"