Art / Paintings

I do paint to show my soul that I am listening. I believe the creative process is a key to physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. The combination of Western and Eastern philosophies has enriched my life and work. I’m fascinated by painting impressions from my daily life. According to the Happy Colorful Growth spirit, my paintings do happen (not always obviously) in the areas of (1) Japan – Switzerland, (2) Charging, (3) Female nature, and … Continue reading

United Colors of Humanity (Japan-Switzerland painting series)

According to the Happy Colorful Growth spirit, my paintings do happen (not always obviously) in the areas of (1) Japan – Switzerland, (2) Charging, (3) Female nature, and (4) Life water. I paint, although not within clear boundaries, “City scenes & Landscapes”, “Figures & Creatures”, and “Abstracts & Patterns”. Japan – Switzerland painting series Charging painting series Female nature painting series Life water painting series City scenes Landscapes Figures & Creatures … Continue reading

Poemting and paintry

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I’ve found two separate pieces of the same personal substance A worded painting you are When you dance, poemting I’ve created two representations Of the same personal message A painted poem you are When making love, paintry

Current ‘Happy Colorful Growth’ painting

1. Thought on art/painting Art can express the inexplicable. That’s  a remarkable potential we have because we still can’t explain the most important things, such as why there are ‘good’ and ‘bad,’ and what to do about it. Limitations in expression are limiting the thinking (yes, also this way round). We feel that there is something, somewhere in us, that holds more answers than we can explain with words. Art/painting is … Continue reading

Recent ‘Happy Colorful Growth’ Paintings

#66 Nature fights back (Mathias Sager, Oil colour water mixable on wood panel (F12 60.6 cm x 50.0 cm)

I do paint to show my soul that I am listening. I believe the creative process is a key to physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. #66 Nature fights back (Mathias Sager, Oil colour water mixable on wood panel (F12 60.6 cm x 50.0 cm)  

Landscapes

#76 Lake bed (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, F10 530 x 455) #68 Autumn (Mathias Sager, Oil color water mixable on wood panel, P12 60.6 x 45.5 cm) #66 Nature fights back (Mathias Sager, Oil colour water mixable on wood panel (F12 60.6 cm x  50.0 cm) #55 Summer storm (Mathias Sager, water mixable oil colour on canvas board, 3F 27.5×22.1×0.4 cm (10.6″x8.7″x0.16″)) #51 Yoyogi Park II (Mathias Sager, … Continue reading

Abstracts & Patterns

#67 Deep water [life water painting series] (Mathias Sager, oil colour water mixable on wood panel, M12 60.6 cm x 41.0 cm) #63 RGB III (Mathias Sager, Oil colours water mixable on canvas board, 27.5×22.1×0.4 cm (10.6″x8.7″x0.16″)) #62 Stairways (Mathias Sager, Oil colors water mixable on canvas board, 8F 46.7×38.1×0.4 cm (18.4″x15″x0.16″)) #61 RGB II (Mathias Sager, Oil colors water mixable on wood board, 3 panels each 33.3 x 22.0 … Continue reading

Figures & Creatures

#75 Culture shock (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, M10 530 x 333) #73 Broken Cultures (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, F10, 530 x 450) #72 Sad (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, M6 410 x 242) #69 Queasy feeling (Mathias Sager, Oil color water mixable on wood panel, M20 727X500) #65 Samurai Make-up (Mathias Sager, oil colours water mixable on wood panel (F10 530 x 455) #59 Family … Continue reading

City scenes

#74 Tokyo heat (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, F6 410 x 318) #71 Lost city (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, P10 530 x 410) #70 Red ladder facade (Mathias Sager, water mixable oil color on wood panel, M12 606 X 410) #64 Facade (Mathias Sager, Oil colours water mixable, 3 wood panels each 33.3 x 19.0 x 1.2 cm) #54 Osaka (Mathias Sager, water mixable oil colour on … Continue reading

Life water painting series

#76 Lake bed (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, F10 530 x 455) #67 Deep water [life water painting series] (Mathias Sager, oil colour water mixable on wood panel, M12 60.6 cm x 41.0 cm) #045 Flood (Mathias Sager, watermixable oil colours on canvas boards, 3 times 3F 27.5×22.1×0.4 cm (10.6″x8.7″x0.16″)) #036 Volcano lake garden (Mathias Sager, water mixable oil colour on canvas board, 53x46x0.4 cm (20.8″x18.1″x0.16″)) #013 Glowing water … Continue reading

Female nature painting series

#74 Tokyo heat (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, F6 410 x 318) #69 Queasy feeling (Mathias Sager, Oil color water mixable on wood panel, M20 727X500) #68 Autumn (Mathias Sager, Oil color water mixable on wood panel, P12 60.6 x 45.5 cm) #66 Nature fights back (Mathias Sager, Oil colour water mixable on wood panel (F12 60.6 cm x  50.0 cm) #59 Family groove (Mathias Sager, water mixable oil … Continue reading

Charging painting series

#72 Sad (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, M6 410 x 242) #63 RGB III (Mathias Sager, Oil colours water mixable on canvas board, 27.5×22.1×0.4 cm (10.6″x8.7″x0.16″)) #62 Stairways (Mathias Sager, Oil colors water mixable on canvas board, 8F 46.7×38.1×0.4 cm (18.4″x15″x0.16″)) #61 RGB II (Mathias Sager, Oil colors water mixable on wood board, 3 panels each 33.3 x 22.0 x 1.2 cm) #60 RGB (Mathias Sager, oil colors water … Continue reading

Japan – Switzerland painting series

#081 United Colors of Humanity (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, F8, 455×380) #75 Culture shock (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, M10 530 x 333) #73 Broken Cultures (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, F10, 530 x 450) #71 Lost city (Mathias Sager, oil on wood panel, P10 530 x 410) #70 Red ladder facade (Mathias Sager, water mixable oil color on wood panel, M12 606 X 410) #65 … Continue reading