Just riding on a shark… These dream like scenes and vibrant colours are paintings by Chinese artist Lui Chenyang. I came across the first painting a few months back while browsing the Saatchi Art website. I quickly added it to my favorites and just today decided to take a peek at her other works…and wow! […]
Yes! They have the best hair! These quirky portraits are by Australian artist Sally Ross. The inspiration for her paintings begin with found photographs, often from antique shops or auction houses. Ross also paints lovely patterned landscapes, that you can view on her website. Images found here.
Ooh! These portraits fill me with joy. I love how the added abstract elements set the figures free. This is the work of Spanish artist Andrea Castro. Castro enjoys studying other languages and says… “I consider art as another language, another way to express yourself. I’m fascinated by the idea of reaching everybody around the […]
Yes! I am smitten! This is the work of Canadian artist Kris Knight, I love how his art is like a contemporary take on 18th century French portraiture. Knight was born in Windsor, Ontario and works out of his studio in Toronto (which he shares with one of my favorite artists – Winnie Truong!) Knight […]
Irresistibly charming, and cotton candy-colored sweet! This work by Norwegian artist Kristin Vestgard, is explained beautifully on her website: “Like the silence of snowflakes settling on fir trees or the ephemeral appearance of the aurora borealis her paintings whisper to us of magic and dreams and times spent in playful contemplation. Her figures, […]
Just incredible! Don’t you think? Norway-based artist Henrik Aarrestad Uldalen is the creator of this amazing work. His oil painting is self taught, however he did study to be an elementary school art teacher. Uldalen leaves his work open to many interpretations by the viewer. The figures in his paintings are floating in a […]