Dr Pam Spurr
As our Sentiment Journey continues we are excited to introduce Dr Pam Spurr. She has worked as a self help expert, Agony Aunt and solutions coach, Commentator and a writer on sex, relationships and human behaviour. No stranger to radio and TV and author of 15 self help books.
This collection of work is we believe, an extension of her experiences and continued story telling.
Dr Pam chats to us.
Introducing Artist Ian George Nicoll whose extraordinary work is a reflection and interpretation of the workings of his mind. The Image Ian has chosen for his 'Sentiment' is titled 'The Warrior'
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Ian George Nicoll
Based in Germany Dean Grace would describe his art as "colourful and sometimes provocative. Being a musician helps aswell. When you paint to music it can really influence your mood"
Zohar is a classically-trained artist who's career was defined by a commitment to figurative painting that withstood the influences of the 20th Century. He was born in Kazakhstan in 1945 and grew up in Northern Israel. Since 1987 he has been living in London.
Gary's passion for art started at a young age. He came from a background of water colour and oil painting. He loved to copy Impressionists works and in his words "if I liked it I painted it".
More recently he moved into stencils and spray paint progressing into collage work.
Gary sells his pieces Internationally.
He now mainly works creating collages out of British postage stamps. Published in Vogue, GQ and House of Coco to name a few.
Maria is an independant artist and graphic designer. Her journey started 20 years ago. Based between France and London with many exhibitions under her belt. Her work continues to develop with her beautiful unique style.
Marina a visual artist, maker and performer based in London with a background in performance and dance her work ranges from figurative oil paintings and sculptural forms.
Introducing Artist Oldhaus. Based in Germany.
Not constricted to a studio his love of art is expressed on a large scale in the form of murals and street art. His art has taken him far and wide through events and exhibitions.
Alessia graduated from the Far Eastern Federal University where she pursued a career as a successful Lawyer whilst balancing her world with the need to create art.
Now a full time artist her work speaks for it's self. Stunning.
Jonel is from South Africa with a science background. Her portraits are impressionistic and of the moment.
Sally de Courcy
Sally went from art to medicine and back to art.Her work is described as conceptual art.
In Sally's words "The repeated objects that I cast relate metaphorically and literally and are hidden in the artwork"
Armando is an artist, art historian and educator from Macedonia and based in London. Armando would describe his art as Abstract Figurative.
Luisa is an artist based in Germany. She choses the scapel instaed of the pen with the rediscovered paper cut technique. She has been exhibiting since 2008 and lives and works as an artist and teacher in Mainz.
Tom is based in the inspirational Penryn, Cornwall and his style is taken from his love and passion for colour and shape that translates directly to the canvas. There is no mistaking his wonderful style.
Emma is a mixed media artist from Northern Ireland and now based in London. Her inspiration is the natural world.
Her background includes study in photography, printmaking, fashion and textiles which is all evident in her stunning pieces.
"Thomas Wolski is a contemporary British artist whose media mainly involves intricate freehand illustration of sculptures drawings and curio"
His completely unique and signature style comprises images within images, utilising iconic bold silhouettes to incite your curiosity and teasing your eyes as you become aware of the magical worlds and hidden treasures that inhabit his artworks.
David is a gem in the photography world who's career has spun 30 years as a press and sports photographer.
Speaking to David his inspirational take on the world is infectious. In 2017 David shocked with the revelation that he was legally blind. Having David with us creating his piece of Sentiment is wonderful as his piece tells his story.
Jelly is a street artist known for painting feminine figures with dynamic supersize eyelashes in murals around the city and on canvas.
Her lived experience as an asian, female with autoimmune illness permeate her artwork along with her background in politics, sociology and history.
G.rant has a healthy obsession with all things skulls and his technique is true fine art.
In the last 2 years Ryan revisited his passion for drawing and it has proven to be his life saver.
Margreet lives and works in the Netherlands. From a background studying photography, filming and desktop publishing she has found her niche in creating these incredible images using an iPad pro with apple pencil. Once printed she will embellish the pieces with gold elements.
As with all the artists she too has an incredible story.
Dan is a comic artist/cartoonist from London now based in the Isle of Wight.
He has developed cartoon characters from animals, insects, aliens, coffee ghosts and much more.
Gnasher has been a graffiti artist since the late 80's and now makes his living painting murals.
His art is incredible and described as photorealistic.
"Not street art or graffiti just art" (Gnasher)
Marie is all about embracing the arts with a theatrical production company. From script writing and casting to her wonderful escape into painting.
Sarah describes herself beautifully, "I’m a photorealist artist, creating oil paintings of sweets and toys. I’m also a child trapped in a grown ups body!"
Tee is a mixed media artist from London combining film, photography and digital art.
Andrei is an original abstract artist who creates in a variety of media, oil on canvas, watercolor, graphics, digital art, street art, murals, object design etc. Sometimes he combines them in surprising and fresh works of art.
Anca Jitariu Gliga
Anca is a mum, an artist and art teacher using, acrylic,oil and mixed media Her art revolves around classic details, with spontaneous large shapes in portraiture, landscape, still life and abstract compositions.
Since Ciro was a child, his passion has been to paint that world from his point of view trying different techniques; acrylic, oil, watercolor, etching, lithography, woodcut, sculpture, photography, or even theatre, short films or everything you can see and feel.
"I am a Turkish self-taught artist who believes that every branch of art is the sine qua non of the human soul, but the painting is the most naive form of self-expression and I try to reflect these feelings in my artworks".
Mr Meana comes from a graffiti background of yard and track side. He tells a story of how this art has developed over time. Mr Meana talks of the excitement crossed with hardship and loss and effects mentally that this path has had. Now in demand and described by others as a tatooist with a spray can.
"The lines which I create interpret them as frequencies between me, time and space. An emotional discharge of thoughts and feelings, of some energies, discharge of nerve frequency. The energy that comes out of a soul from a center around which everything revolves. Freedom of expression of my own mind".
I am an ambitious student, following my heart to pursue my passion for art. I produce artwork of charcoal, soft pastels, and oil paint, with the occasional use of other media, such as acrylic paint, graphite, and digital drawings. I combine realism with fiction to produce evocative visual narratives and settings. Originally from Jamaica, I currently reside in South Florida, where I have the opportunity to exhibit my artwork.
Mario’s art style is an eclectic but predominantly fantastic-figurative style. With some landscape works as well. His paintings are recognizable for their combination of influences from 20th century artist and his descriptive use of bold and vivid colors.
Born in Havana, Cuba. Arango’s career expands over four decades, with hundreds of artworks worldwide.
Steyn joins us from Amsterdam. His style is a taste and fusion of his passion for graffiti and street art. The main idea behind most of his art is to show a person's inner beauty and character through nature and wildlife.
Marc Silver graphic designer and CEO of MurWalls. His brain child combines his passion for street art into a business supporting artists.The team is made up of some of the UK's finest street artists with years of real street art life experience.
Michael produces art in a range of different styles and media and thrives on the challenge of creating and developing new images.
Liverpool born Barrington has created a style that has earn't him a standing as official artist to The National Trust.
Working in oils and capturing realism whilst portraying movement and atmosphere.
Carole's Professional portfolio spans 25 years in the world of design and through a natural journey from drawing to computers she decided to dabble in the world of Airbrushing in the motorcycle scene. Now working from a studio in North london specialising in mainly photo realism airbrushing.
"I am an artist with an urge of getting my hands dirty. Don’t mind the material as long as I can experiment with it and find the sweet spot that works for me. However in the past few years I have been more interested in graffiti and street art"
"My art is more about feeling than thinking"
"My mission is to create emotion through art, because emotions are missing in our everyday lives”
"I am an illustrator and printmaker. I work on commissions, create designs for limited edition screen prints and have illustrated a couple of books. I love all different styles of architecture and interior design".
Mike is an airbrush artist from Poland who likes to create incredible Dark fantasy images.
Josh describes himself as a digital luxury artist creating a beautiful indulgence of mixed media to include 24 carat gold, loose diamonds, Swarovski crystals and more.
Laurie is a native Californian currently living in Massachusetts.
Contemporary abstract painter, Photographer, teacher, writer, traveller and mother.
Samantha a tattooist and artist from Lincolnshire who describes her art as Abstract portraits.
Nadine is an artist from a background of realistic portraiture but more recently moved into graphic/illustrative paintings.