minimal watercolours -whispering glass

The subtleties of watercolour can be used to great effect in minimalism and this example demonstrates the beautiful translucency of the medium. Any medium can be used to create a painting but watercolour has a subtlety that is somehow unique. The muted colours in this...

minimalism – calming depths

In this minimal painting nothing is absolutely clear but painted in a minimal way. The large rectangle creates a sense of space with one or two small rectangles to add intrigue. The large space is surrounded by interesting geometric shapes with line, again to add...

minimal expressionism in watercolour – interactions

 Paintings can be described in many ways and this is an example of minimalism. This art is an example in watercolour. Rectangular shapes are not fully described  but are just evident. The painting is inspired by imagining interactions in very quiet places. Original...

minimal watercolour painting – elegance

watercolour is a wonderful medium for artists because it is so versatile. It can be used strongly for rich powerful colours or, as in this painting, more subtly and a little muted, Elegance is the title of this minimal watercolour painting. Original Painting...

geometric art with a minimal touch – away!

Geometry in art has existed since art began but we tend to look at it as a modern phenomenon, perhaps that is because we live in a geometric world of man made structures. Geometric art has certainly evolved to become a genre of its own in recent times and this example...

new surrealim – lightness

 Abstraction is the opposite of realism. In abstract artwork shapes and colours create an emotion rather than remind you of something you know. Sometimes the shapes are recognisable but more often not - this is called non objective painting. New abstract artwork has...