Jemal, a full-time professional artist, currently lives and works in UK, Prague and Georgia.
He paints everything that catches his eye and imagination:
landscapes, places, streets, still life, people, portraits, abstract and female forms. This variety of subjects is influence of his academical education which he
combines with contemporary vision.
During his artistic career Jemal has exhibited his
work around the globe. His works are in the public museums in Georgia, Armenia
and Russia and many private collections throughout the world.
Jemal participates in the art auctions and donates his paintings to the different
charities. In January 2017 he donated his postcard size painting to the
“Postcard from the Edge” Visual AIDS benefits show in New York (Gallery Metro
Pictures) where it was sold to NY collector.
Jemal's art reflects his mood and a spontaneous outpouring of emotions. 'This magical process is very exciting', says the artist, 'when the painting is finished it will live its
own mysterious life and lives forever, passing through the years'. Jemal does not talk much about his work and does not like to write long descriptions. He communicates with people using a brush, palette knife, canvas and deep oil colours.
Jemal often uses so called impasto technique by applying thick paint straight onto the painting surface using palette knife. Impasto is an oil painting technique that compliments painting wet-on-wet or alla prima, which means 'in one go'. He thinks that his best paintings were actually created 'in one go'.
Jemal's philosophy of life is harmony, purity, deep
reflection, beauty, contemplation, reserve and simplicity of existence. He believes that art is a fuel for innovation, and exists for the development of humanity. He hopes that his audience can see it in his paintings and share the same experience.
Please contact the artist if you like his style and would like to commission a portrait or any other painting.