Tag Archive for oil

Towering New Mixed Media Portraits by Andrew Salgado (10 pics)

‘Sunset (Good Morning Beautiful, I Waited All Night Long)’ Oil, oil pastel, spray, and hand-dyed and hand stitched linen on Canvas, 245 x 215 cm Canadian-born artist  Andrew Salgado (previously here and here ) presents a new body of work composed of towering portraits that span over eight-feet-tall.

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Towering New Mixed Media Portraits by Andrew Salgado (10 pics)

Markus Manowski (5 pics)

Markus Manowski is a multifaceted artist from Zabrze, Poland. His work is a somber juxtaposition of abstract shadows and colors with pictorial elements of found photographs and images from his own archive of pictures and drawings.

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Markus Manowski (5 pics)

Akihiro Higuchi Finds a Unique Canvas: Oil On A Beetle (7 pics)

Japanese Artist Akihiro Higuchi based in Tokyo has long been fascinated by his local culture, from his sculptural work to the most recent paintings. However, his most peculiar artworks come from the internationally celebrated ‘Oil on A Beetle ‘ series, where Higuchi uses the beetles as unique canvases for his far east infused artworks.

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Akihiro Higuchi Finds a Unique Canvas: Oil On A Beetle (7 pics)

Adam Tan (16 pics)

If somber and slightly morose illustrations ever give me a warm and fuzzy feeling, they are likely done by Adam Tan . He uses a spectrum of ambient colors and shades to give a stillness that either complements or offset his varied pieces.

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Adam Tan (16 pics)

Oil Paintings of Eyes and Mouths on Glass by Henrik Uldalen (8 pics)

As part of this ongoing series, self-taught painter Henrik Uldalen has been creating depictions of eyes and mouths on glass. The oil paintings are an extension of his focus on classic figurative painting where he explores “the dark sides of life, nihilism, existentialism, longing and loneliness, juxtaposed with fragile beauty.” Uldalen regularly shares his progress on Instagram and a few of these works are available in his shop .

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Oil Paintings of Eyes and Mouths on Glass by Henrik Uldalen (8 pics)