Jessica Rimondi I like how the paint validates the emotions and expressions within this portrait, by the limited palette it structures the shapes and forms. Then to have a deeper depth of what is trying to be convey and incorporated by the use of the paint with the techniques being able to enforce the concepts. I would like to experiment with my own developments to have a source of vivid expression, to allow the painting to speak for itself and not have any narrative connotation towards it…
Colorful Faceless Paintings
KwangHo Shin - There is a creepy quality to the work of KwangHo Shin, an artist based in Seoul, South Korea, that is nevertheless hard to not appreciate. A mixed ...
this image implies that the woman feels as if tis becoming hard to keep her emotions together as she is so emotionally encased in her dark thoughts (Annegret Soltau)
Cardiff artist Ed Fairburn launches maps as portraits exhibition
A Cardiff artist who has gained global success by creating unique portraits out of maps has launched his first ever exhibition in the cityMAR14.
Reading, UK fine artist Carl Beazley #artistaday
Carl Beazley is a U.K based artist specialising in experimental / surrealist portraiture. He grew up in Berkshire, England. Completely self taught, he began by painting in the corner of his kitchen in 2012. In the summer of 2013 he converted his garage into a studio and since then, has exhibited work at the prestigious Royal Academy of Arts, London after being shortlisted for BBC1’s summer arts competition. He was also recently crowned the winner of Reading Arts week 2014. Carl explains his…
Artwork - CLARA LIEU
Clara Lieu, Self-Portrait No. 33, etching ink and lithographic crayon on Dura-Lar, 48” x 36”, x 2011. This drawing is from "Falling", a project that is a visualization of my personal experience with depression. The condition brought on frequent episodes where I felt emotionally and physically out of control. After an extended, untreated struggle, a diagnosis brought relief, and the process of unearthing myself from the disease began.