Eric Fischl

Collection by Kirsty Taylor Art

Kirsty Taylor Art
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Various works by Eric Fischl

Eric Fischl began his art education in Phoenix, Arizona where his parents had moved in 1967. First at Phoenix Junior College, then a year at Arizona State University, and finally getting his BFA in 1972 at the recently opened

eric fischl Untitled 2007 oil on chromecoat Nature Drawing, Life Drawing, Museum Of Contemporary Art, Contemporary Paintings, Modern Art, Cool Paintings, Cool Artwork, Just Wine, Portrait Art

The painting of Eric Fischl

I have yet to see an exhibition of the work of Eric Fischl (painter, sculptor and photographer), and I may have to go to the US to do so, but I find it very interesting, both seductive and, quite regularly, also disturbing. If I wanted to simplify and classify (both of which I hate doing), I would say that Fischl is a worthy follower of Edward Hopper (this shows clearly in the painting above, from 1983), but who has also been tainted by the brush of both Lucien Freud and David Hockney, as…