Abstract paintings for sale -an emotion you cannot articulate – Lightness
new abstract artwork
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 are unrecognisable - this is called non objective painting. New abstract artwork has little difference with old abstract artwork apart from the materials and possibly the technique; artists have always endeavoured to create an emotion from paint and shape. New abstract artwork like this one have to have a feeling within them if they are going to be interesting. It may not be possible to articulate the feeling but we know it is there. That certain feeling.
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is the goal for every painting by Alan Brain. It is made visible through the artist's use of colour (sometimes bold, other times muted but always vibrant); and unusual geometric shapes triggered by realism from the artist's imagination. The emotion in the artwork is there for the viewer to engage with and interpret in their own way. Most of the paintings are in watercolour, some are in acrylic, others use both. The artist will use anything however to create that certain feeling in his artwork.
Guaranteed original paintings
Every piece of art is unique. No duplicates or prints exist. The artist retains one digital photograph of each painting and he guarantees that no copies will be produced for resale purposes.
Quality Assured Art
Only the highest quality watercolour and acrylic paints and paper have been used - Arches watercolour paper or rag free canvas, American Journey watercolors and/or Golden acrylic paints
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