Artist: James Norbury
- Size: 12 x 12 x 1 inches (30.5 x 30.5 x 2.5 cm)
- Acrylic and Textile on Canvas
- One-Off / Ready to Send
- No Frame Required
- Delivery time: 3-5 working days
I seldom have a concept in mind when creating a picture. I create my pieces in an attempt to express the things inside me which I cannot explain. Each piece is a manifestation of some aspect of myself; as a result, I know when a piece is finished as it 'feels' right and I know that some part of me is now on the canvas.
My paintings are an attempt to capture the beauty of the imperfect, decaying world around us. I find enormous pleasure in the colours and textures of a piece of rusting metal or a peeling wooden door. I don't look to reproduce these images, rather I want to capture the essence of the thing, the play of colours and textures. The work is also heavily influenced by Zen, (a subject close to my heart) and I try to work in a state of empty mind, letting the picture tell me where to go, rather than trying desperately to create a particular image. The majority of my art career has been based around illustration and realism and I have come to realise that it's only when I let the work flow naturally from me, that I truly love the things emerge. ... (see more)
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