My name is Froyle Neideck, I am a professional visual artist and I have been painting and exhibiting for the past twenty years, in-between raising my family and pursing life. I want to tell you a story about hope, colour and great possibilities.
Last year my cousin Evana went through the horrific ordeal of breast cancer. She had a double mastectomy and all the treatment that aligns with this procedure. My mum, Helen, decided to head over to Perth, Western Australia, to help Evana’s…Continue
The first time I exhibited Soundscapes I had 5 paintings with sound. From all different musicians, in different styles created specifically for each individual painting. I was exhibiting in a public space at a marina, with the general public wondering in. Most people were impacted by the painting and sound and what I found was that they could receive a greater appreciation of the art when they were literally tied to it for 3 minutes! They really 'saw' the painting and as the music resounded…Continue
I have been painting from the inspiration of music for more than 10 years. I have painted live in worship, at church as well as in my own studio. I just love to interpret the emotion of sound with colour and texture and often my paintings are the exception of a visual colour melody. The application is spontaneous, in response to the worship and the unction of the Holy Spirit.
Then I asked the question, can a musician create in response to my painting? What would it sound like to…Continue
'The purpose of Christian art is to deepen our encounter with God. From the tiny to the monumental, from a piece of personal jewellery used for meditation to a massive stained glass window in a great cathedral, the function is the same: to catch the imagination, to open the heart and the mind, so that we may better hear the divine promptings' (Rowena Loverance)
'Issues of the Heart' acrylic on canvas…Continue