Contemporary Art -This group of 21 Buckinghamshire artists
represent a wide variety of contemporary art styles and media (paintings,
3D work, prints, installations). Bucks21 was founded in 2001. Exhibitions
have been held at the Civic Centre, Aylesbury, Obsidian Art, Stoke
County Museum, Aylesbury and Corut Garden House, Marolow.
Art Society - Visual arts association grouping together some
100 Buckinghamshire based artists, who were all elected to the Society
on the strength of their work. All artwork shown at BAS exhibitions
are subject to selection by a panel of art professionals. At least
two exhibitions yearly, one of which is open also to non-member
- An international group of contemporary painters. Members from
e.g. Canada, Denmark, Israel and Sweden. Previous exhibitions at
Gallery Akros, Bilbao, Spain, Gallery Astel, Copenhagen, Denmark
and Gallery Hagman, Stockholm, Sweden. Abstract paintings.
Taylor Contemporary Art Gallery - This gallery, which is situated
in St Margarets, Twickenham holds a new themed exhibition each month
showcasing the works of established and emerging artists who each
interpret the theme in their own expressive and uniquely individual
Geoform is an online curatorial project and resource dedicated to
showing abstract geometric art made by contemporary artists from
around the world.
McClure - Contemporary Abstract Paintings and Collage by Texas
paintings by Rebecca Riley - New York based American artist.
Her website offers colourful oil paintings, collages, and works
on paper in the tradition of Abstract Expressionism. The site also
has interesting, analyzing articles on themes related to the movement,
in particular in relation to today's mainstream conceptualist art.
- Swedish artist whose colourful paintings reflect "moments
of meetings with the abstract and the concrete". Member of
- Syrian artist based in Sweden. Abstract Inner landscapes animated
by strong light. Member of ABSTRA.
Paintings by Taetzsch - Abstract artist based in New York. "It
is the painting surface that I love - the lusciousness of color
in its thick and thin varieties - flat and opaque to keep the eye
on the surface, or transparent and airy to suggest deep space."
Hack - "My work consists of inner landscapes. Adding paint
and ink to the canvas or paper, I feel the fire or the sea -- or
perhaps the green meadow. Excavating through the composition, my
paintings express energy and spirit. Process reigns with each stroke
as my brush is engulfed by a territory within."
- This Online Exhibition features an extensive collection of paintings
on canvas and drawings on paper in which colour is central. Also
on show are drawings of the body.
Stahl - Paintings,
photos and etchings by contemporary artist inspired by the natural
world, its beauty and its cruelty. its hostility and its hospitality,
its paradoxes and its contrasts.
- Abstract oil paintings by Dutch artist Yvette Peters.
- Interactive abstract art by the Italian painter Kho Sante'.
- Abstract art exploring the relationship between man-made structures
and the natural world.
- Contemporary townscapes and other abstract/surreal acrylic paintings
- Abstract urban landscapes. "It is not my intention to factually
document scenes and buildings or to plot an exact history of an
area. My intent is to work with the present and the past as an impression
and to make reference to an area".
- Expressive intuitive work referred to as "Outsider Art",
"Art Brut" or "Visionary Art".
Rothko - Famous American
Abstract Expressionist artist.
de Stael - Painter of the School of Paris; one of the most influential
European artists of the post-war period. A master of lyrical colour
who fluctuated between the non-representational and the figurative.
Diebenkorn (1922 -
1933) -The works of this American painter follows in the Abstract
Kiefer - Contemporary German neo-expressionist painter whose
art comments on tragic aspects of German history, often through
references to ancient mythology.
Strindberg (1849 - 1912) - Swedish writer and fine artist, whose
innovative paintings pointed towards a more abstract art.
Kylberg (1878 - 1952) - Swedish artist. One of the Gothenburg
colourists known for their lyrical variety of expressionism.
Art resources and directories
Art directory with informative articles on various art forms - realism,
surrealism, expressionism, abstraction...
Schools - Students can use this free comprehensive database
of U.S. art schools to search for everything from associate's to
doctoral degrees in over 50 business-related concentrations, including
painting, theatre, music and art history.
Gallery - Sydney Australia - Contemporary fine art gallery located
in Sydney, Australia. Soho Galleries features a diverse mix of talented
emerging and established artists. Many media shown, services to
private and corporate collectors.
- This Australian sculptor works in Australian Chillagoe Marble,
with limited edition reproductions in cold cast bronze, white metal
and resin. The website also contains an extensive art directory.
Julio Mateo -
Metaphysical paintings by Julio Mateo: Abstract, metaphysical painting,
drawing and printmaking galleries based on sacred geometry, nature,
and art's spiritual relationship to cosmic creation. Guest Artists,