Vibrant contemporary original painting, including abstract female nude and figure, expressionist still life, landscape and cityscape. To see more of my paintings, please visit my website: http://members.shaw.ca/martisart/
Biography: born in Czech Republic resides in Vancouver, Canada art school in Czech Republic, then mainly self-taught Bachelor and Master's degrees (University of Manitoba and the University of British Columbia) juried member of the Federation of Canadian Artists Representation: Federation Gallery, Vancouver, Canada _______________________________ In the Collection of & Commissioned Work: 2004 Miroglio S.p.a. (Alba, Italy) 2004 Supreme Court of Canada (Ottawa, Canada) 2004 York University (Toronto, Canada) 2003 Shapiro Hankinson & Knutson (Vancouver, Canada) 2000 The Galt Collection (Vancouver, Canada) ______________________________ My paintings are influenced mostly by Fauvism and Expressionism, but also by Art Deco, Pop-Art and the old masters. Through the use of expressive, vibrant color, abstraction and distortions, I seek to portray human emotions and passions in my still life, landscape and figure paintings. My favorite artists are Picasso, Matisse, Chagall, Egon Schiele, Mark Rothko, Peter Max, Rubens and El Greco, among others.
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