Landscapes

How could I see the landscape in the Netherlands ever as boring?

When I worked most of the time as a portrait painter for 20 years, I may not have an eye for it. One sees when one learns to look. Looking is focusing. I did this with my portrait work, but now I see the colourful meadows, with cattle or just trees, or a single tree in the landscape.

The skies are never the same: I see them only for a few years, and fall in love with them.

How could I see the Netherlands landscape ever as boring? When I worked most of the time as a portrait painter for 20 years, I may not have an eye for it. One sees when one learns to look. Looking is focusing. I did this with my portrait work, but now I see the colourful meadows, with cattle or just trees, or a single tree in the landscape. The skies are never the same: I see them only for a few years, and fall in love with them. Even when driving on the highway I am distracted by the skies…