A mismatch of cultures and experience, from the vibrancy of London’s music and theatre to the light and character of the French and Canadian countrysides and the ever-changing political climate in South Africa. A fusion of mental acuity and artistic prowess. A thoughtful adult with the painty fingers of a toddler. These combinations and contradictions describe both the artist and her work, and the hidden depths in both. Hidden, for the most part, under several layers of paint splotches