Richard Baker, Portraits of Modernist Furniture

I was blown away this week by Richard Baker’s fantastic paintings of modernist furniture, it was a no brainer to showcase them here for all to see. I think this is a classic example of where two disciplines that I’m really fond of come to meet and work really well together, on one hand it’s superb to see this quality of painting and on the other I’m mesmerised by the forms and shapes of the furniture within. Richard uses oil paints on can …

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Artworks from Lu Cong

Browsing around the internet I came across the portfolio of Chinese creative Lu Cong and his remarkable set of oil portraits that he’s been working on. Having studied both biology and art at the university of Iowa, Lu opted to follow his heart and has slowly built a credible reputation as an artist. The work we see above and below has been featured on the walls of galleries in both New York and Denver with …

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