I always carry a small notebook with me. If I am sitting around and see something or someone interesting, I give it a go. Here are some recent ones. These miniatures are just $50 each. Prints too.
Tag: Gary J. Kirkpatrick
Enamorado con Amor/In Love with Love continues with this expressionistic piece. Without love what kind of creatures would we be? The background is heavily textured, applied with a knife. Strong colors fore and aft with strong highlights on the sofa and edges of the figures. Coupleg
Go, Figures Go, Figures started life as a regular modeling session but in acrylics, not the usual way to go. It evolved into this. The background is inspired by František Kupka’s Mme Kupka (1910). He was a Czech artist and she his wife. I saw the painting at the Nieu Gallery in NYC, at
Self Portrait of My Own Self With Shaved Head I shaved my head because I had so little hair left anyway. It was nonetheless a shock to see myself in the mirror, looking so unlike me. No one else seems to think so.