Michael Carson- "Red Haze"- Contemporary Artist - Figurative Painting

Michael Carson- "Red Haze"- Contemporary Artist - Figurative Painting -had me glancing over the colours and the blending of slurry with detailed

Artist: Jessica Rimondi {abstract male head portrait painting}

Artist: Jessica Rimondi {contemporary abstract male head portrait abstraction painting} Clearly shows the two side of oneself, and I would like to use the color vs black and white concept in my own art

Jenny Saville At Modern Art Oxford: Her First Solo Exhibition In A UK Public Gallery (PHOTOS)

Saville's Feminine Flesh

Jenny Saville, 'Bleach, Rough, quick layers of paint are applied thickly on a large-scale. I love the contrast in detail between the thick and thin paint, the eyes are precise and clear while the face and hair is slightly distorted and rough.

Find out more about Frank Auerbach, Self-portrait by the artist

PRF 1 Frank Auerbach Self-portrait 1958 © Frank Auerbach Courtesy Daniel Katz Gallery, London and Marlborough Fine Art

He tended to use the radian color to take the local colors away from . By giving the work a high contrast color, with both warm and cold tones, he transformed the natural beauty into a landscape which has the essence of the temperature.

Peter Doig's paintings - in pictures

Maggi Hambling, Self Portrait ‘Winter’  Oil on canvas  19⅞ x 15⅞in. (50.7 x 40.4cm.)

One of our exhibiting artists in the Power of the sea! Maggi Hambling, Self Portrait ‘Winter’ Oil on canvas x x

Joan Eardley (1921-63). Scottish painter, whose subjects included the children of the Glasgow slums around her Townhead studio.

JOAN KATHLEEN HARDING EARDLEY I think I am so moved by this artist because her urban paintings of Glasgow life remind me so much of my own childhood, there is a rawness in her paintings that remind me of the rawness of my childhood.