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Melides II

$ 1,200


Acrylic and oil pastel on paper | 2023

Monika Morito's series "Longing for this view" focuses on tropical nature in combination with abstract forms to create a connection to her roots. Through multiple coats of different colors and techniques, she gives her work a greater depth and allows the viewers to unwind and awaken their longing for warmth and home.


15.75 x 11.75 inches


Floated: 20.25 x 16.25 x 1.5 inches


The work comes with a Certification of Authenticity signed by the Co-Founder of Tappan.

Size: 15.75 x 11.75 inches
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“I always try to give viewers a glimpse into my innermost thoughts and feelings toward my homeland. I want to awaken both a longing and an inner calm through my connection to the sea and the sun.”
-Monika Morito
Monika Morito

About the Artist

Monika Morito

Influenced by her childhood in the Philippines, Monika Morito creates abstract art that conveys the longing and nostalgia she feels for her homeland. She has exhibited internationally in England, France, Germany, and Spain and works from her studio in Munich, Germany.

Current Exhibition

Echoes of Being

Group Show
April 12 - May 28

8200 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles CA

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Melides II
Melides II$ 1,200