That Blue That’s Close to the One I Love

270_blue_umbrella_and_backpack_in_Paris_Rain.jpgThe umbrella in this painting is not my favorite shade of blue. I like a darker, closer to Prussian or Cobalt shade of blue. However the hard contrasts and darkest darks are very close to my favorite shade, so this expressive painting is one of my favorite. In an effort to keep contemporary figurative painting relevant and add some exciting beauty to your wall, I submit this large oil on canvas...more info

Parisian Couple Under Blue Umbrella

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This contemporary figurative painting was inspired by my aerial view of the pedestrians below from my hotel balcony in Paris. My signature Pixel Impressionist brushstrokes render the motion of the people walking on St. Germain and the texture of the rain falling on the concrete. The active, textured surface of this contemporary art is protected from UV, dust and smoke by a satin varnish. With sides finished in a complementary gray, this gallery wrapped canvas is wired on the back and ready to hang on the wall. purchase info >

Parisian Man Riding Bicycle

264frenchman_on_bicycle.jpgThis small 6″h x 8″w x 1.5d painting was inspired by the view from my hotel balcony in Paris of the cycling Frenchman below me. Using my signature Pixel Impressionism brush strokes to indicate the movement of the figure, I created an active, textured surface. The figurative painting is protected from UV, dust and smoke damage by a satin finish varnish. With finished sides and wired on the back, this painting is ready to hang or it will stand up on its 1.5 inch edges to display on a bookshelf or mantel. $350 more info / purchase >

Woman in White on Bicycle at the Beach

262aerial_view_of_woman_on_bicycle_at_beach.jpgThis painting was inspired by artist Warren Keating’s view from the Santa Monica pier at the cyclists riding below him. It was created by using a digital video frame capture as reference to paint an expressive oil on canvas of the split-second moment. The resulting signature “Pixel Impressionism” brush strokes render the movement of the bicycling figure. more info / purchase>

Boy Riding Bicycle at the Beach

266_Boy_Riding_Bicycle_at_the_beachThis work was inspired by an aerial view of the bicyclists coasting below me as I stood on the Santa Monica Pier. With my signature Pixel Impressionist brushwork, I rendered the motion of this bike rider to create a contemporary figurative painting. Prepared with archival materials, this piece will last for generations. more >

Orange Umbrella in Paris

260_Orange_Umbrella_in_Paris_11This painting was inspired by the view from my hotel balcony of the pedestrians walking below. I used my signature Pixel Impressionism brush strokes to render the motion of the figure and texture of the rainy day. more >