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Blue in Green 3 Painting

Howard Sills

United Kingdom

Painting, Oil on Canvas

Size: 31.5 W x 31.5 H x 1.5 D in

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This piece forms part of a series of abstract oil paintings made using homemade squeegees, minimal brushwork and with just three colours, blue, orange and magenta. As the title may suggest, I listened to a lot of Miles Davis's Kind of Blue when making the pieces. I love the delicate balance between chance and control that this technique allows for. I think the resulting piece provides a visual arena in which thoughts can develop and flit around, taking the viewer away from the day-to-day world. The piece is painted using exceptional quality Old Holland and Winsor and Newton Artists' series oil paints and mediums with the highest ratings of permanence and light-fastness on stretched canvas measuring 80cm by 80cm. It has clean white edges and as such can be hung without a frame. The painting will be packaged following best-practice guidelines and despatched by signed for and fully tracked courier as assigned and monitored by the Saatchi Art team. It is signed on the reverse and comes with a Saatchi Art certificate of authenticity. All paintings are unframed unless otherwise stated. Thank you for looking.

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Painting:Oil on Canvas

Original:One-of-a-kind Artwork

Size:31.5 W x 31.5 H x 1.5 D in

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Howard’s work shifts between representation and abstraction and often lies somewhere in between. He paints to create a bolt hole from the pressures and stresses of modern life in order to provide the viewer with a peaceful and tranquil space to rest one's gaze. He aims to provide a visual arena for reflection and contemplation, whether it be a mountain face or a colour field. .His works are held in collections in North America, Europe and Asia. There is a sense of tranquility in his work that perhaps reflects the years he spent living in Japan where the beauty of space and stillness is itself a sought after aesthetic. Though still, many of the pieces are heavily saturated - the colours vivid and striking. Others provide a space for reflection and for thoughts to develop and flit around. Some Reviews.......................................................................................................................................................... A Long Walk over High Ground 6 Oct 2020 When it feels as if the walls are closing in, I shall walk a while in your shoes to the High Ground where imagination can take wing. Thank you, Howard for giving substance to your ‘rememberings’ and sharing your unique internal landscape in this lovely painting......BH Oct 2020 Last Light At Sea 2 Howard Sills 5 Stars A stunning painting. Reminds me of the Monet paintings I once saw in Russia - when you look at the canvas, the image comes out of the blue (colour) and captures the atmosphere of dusk over water. I Love it. Service Could not ask for a better service Judith L , Ammanford 19-Jun-2014 Testimonial:Seascape 3 & Seascape 4 by Howard Sills "I'm delighted with 'Seascape 3' and 'Seascape 4'. Both the colours and composition are very strong and the series is very well conceived. The colours are even stronger than they appear on screen and the quality surpassed my expectation for a print. Great work Howard!! Thank you also for the recommendation regarding framing. . Very confident. J.G, Cork, 21-Jun-2011

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