This collection of paintings by Don Fenestre-Marek was originally the featured artwork for the online Prizewinner Issue—October 2015. They inspired the art on the Prize Winners Page.
Over the past three decades, Don has worked in a variety of art media. He considers painting to have the broadest vocabulary for articulating the intersection of practical existence and spiritual inquiry. “For Marcel Duchamp everything, including art, could be reflected on in the course of what happens on a chess board; for me the canvas is the chess board. If I can imagine a way to get it onto the painting surface, I can see how it fits into broad and complex systems.”
by Don Fenestre-Marek