Have been drawing, painting and writing since i was a small child. Privately I study the arts of the classical painters, and I use this knowledge to create my own expression. My paintings are constantly in development as my personal style and way of expression gets more and more personal. I paint
Mark Ryden came to preeminence in the 1990’s during a time when many artists, critics and collectors were quietly championing a return to the art of painting. With his masterful technique and disquieting content, Ryden quickly became one of the leaders of this movement on the West Coast.
Jenny Saville is a painter whose work is a dark reflection of contemporary fashion, depicting bodies that live outside the standard boundaries of attractiveness. Her feminist view of the female body shapes offers a valuable contrast to the mass media’s presentation of the perfectibility of the huma