urgetocreate: Oliver Akers Douglas (ALONGTIMEALONE)
Oliver Akers Douglas is known for his dramatic interpretations of the English landscape. The business of looking and responding to the landscape is conducted in a highly-charged atmosphere. The paint is deployed rapidly in bold strokes, creating an uplifting sense of immediacy. He was described by critic Matthew Dennison as "the foremost landscape painter of his generation".
24 creative sketchbook examples to inspire Art students
At its essence, a sketchbook page should provide insight into a student’s ideas and intentions, as well as revealing the influence of other artists. This A Level Art sketchbook page is beautiful in its simplicity: devoid of all superfluous decoration, it shows a dedicated and committed student learning a technique from an artist and then carefully applying this to original artwork.
Rut Bryk, Wall relief (c. 1968) - "This is an extraordinary example of Rut Bryk’s work – the purity of the circles and squares and varying depths take this work into abstraction, a departure from her more common figurative works. This is one of the best examples of the artist’s work to ever hit the market.” (Peter Loughrey, Director of Modern & Contemporary Art)