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Westcoast Figurative, 7 artists of the human form

Westcoast Figurative, 7 artists of the human form

Through a line, a gesture, human voices wake us. Seven artists capture the human condition and form in their own unique and distinct figurative style. Bringing the human face into focus are Justin Ogilvie, Jay Senetchko, Andrea Armstrong, Maria-Margaretta from Vancouver and Jennifer Goodwin, Cindy Riach and Paula O’Brien from the Sunshine Coast. From delicate…

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Nils Gleyen, figurative painting the world of Haute Couture

Nils Gleyen, figurative painting the world of Haute Couture

January 11, 2017 | figurative painting | No Comments

Nils Gleyen is a painter drawing his inspiration from the world of Haute Couture and fashion in general. His association with houses in Paris and London such as Pierre Balmain, Hermès, Lulu Guiness, Anoushka Hempel initially revealed in him a passion for fashion illustration soon followed by paintings. He has been published in the Tatler,…

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Alison DeArruda, expressive & cubistically structured style

Alison DeArruda, expressive & cubistically structured style

My work features an array of subject matter and is rendered in a colorfully expressive and cubistically structured style, done with the use of acrylic, watercolor, and pencil. Recently my focus has been on portraiture, mainly that of iconic and influential figures. I aim to capture something within the individual that is identifiable and unique,…

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Raúl Campos, magic realism fusion of figurative & abstract

Raúl Campos, magic realism fusion of figurative & abstract

Artworks generally done with oil on canvas and using figurative methods from the 19th century. In his artwork you can appreciate a fusion between the figurative and the abstract, always with a dark and captivating palette. Figurative painter born on the 4th of December 1992. Currently living in Florence, Italy, where he continues his artistic…

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Jorge Goytizolo Lazo, exquisite drawings from life

Jorge Goytizolo Lazo, exquisite drawings from life

December 28, 2016 | life drawing | No Comments

I am a Peruvian born artist who resides now in the UK, and based in East Yorkshire. I worked as an illustrator in Peru and the UK alike, creating a variety of illustrations for magazines, manuals, books, t shirts etc. From late 2015, I decided to dedicate myself to create art from life and since…

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Merry Christmas 2016

Merry Christmas 2016

December 24, 2016 | figurative painting | No Comments

Wishing you all a very warm and sparkly Merry Christmas this year! Unfortunately, this year brings the gift of portable oxygen into our home and we discover just how much we take simple things like breathing for granted in our lives. Gather around with those you love and cherish and snuggle down for some wonderful…

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