Highly textured modern impressionist palette knife ( impasto ) oil painting on stretched canvas ( square format ), sizes : 25 x 25 cm, depth - 2.50 cm // 10'' x 10'' inches, depth - 1 inch.
This palette knife oil painting is part of my series ''Abstract cityscapes''. I love to paint abstract cityscapes under bold, vivid, sometimes tormented skies - yellow, pink, purple, orange, red, blue, turquoise, even green skies, sometimes skies ''inhabited'' by huge sun or full moon...
When I paint an abstract cityscape, I try to capture the essence of the subject, most an inner impression, a personal perception ... The city is not rendered, but suggested into an abstract manner by splashes of vibrant colors and impasto palette knife strokes.
I was inspired to paint this work after I traveled in Barcelona in 2010 and I was impressed by the unique beauty of this city, the richness of the colors, the incredible and unique architecture...
oil paints, canvas, palette knives