painting in progress

A shot of the current large scale painting in progress at the studio. The painting continues the theme of nature in the city, the contrasting colours of autumn against a muted backdrop. The canvases are built up with layers of gesso, clay and sand to create a heavily textured surface. This painting also draws on […]

Simon Hennessey’s realist paintings

My intention for this blog is to establish a platform to post images of paintings currently on the go in the studio, along with information on exhibitions and the works of other artists. Travelling around to exhibitions and visiting the studios of other artists have been important influences on my own work, a jpeg is […]