Artwork description:

CTA is part of a series of depicting the female figure reading. I use subdued colors and loose brush strokes, as in most of my paintings, in order to create the mood and feel of an urban setting. Art buyers may see a symbolic reference to prominent 20th century American painters like George Bellows, John Sloan, Isabell Bishop, and Edward Hopper.
All of my paintings are done on natural birch panel which has been treated to prevent warping and last a lifetime.

24 x 30 original Urban Realism oil paint on linen adhered to panel by Darren Thompson.

100 Curators Collection Saatchi Online 2012
Oil Painters of America National Juried Exhibition 2010
Chicago Artist Coalition Group Show 2008
Society of Illustrators 2001, 2002
Laguna Beach Echoes and Visions 2002
Louisville Art Association 2002
American Visions 2002
Hoosier Salon 2002

Southwest Art Magazine Artist to Watch 2005
Art of the West 2002
Best of American Oil Painters, Volume 2, 2009
Top Emerging Artist Art Business News 2014

Harris Bank
Hickory Point Bank

follow my blog at

Materials used:

oil on linen


#figurative  #city scene  #yellow and blue  #darren thompson artist  #reading a book  #transportation  #chicago il usa 

Featured by our Editors:

  Gifts for bookworms

  Best of August

  Best of July

CTA (2016)


Free shipping
  • Artwork description
  • Returns and refunds
    We want you to love your art! If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase you can return it free within 14 days, no questions asked. Learn more
  • Artist Reviews (216)
  • Make an offer on this artwork

This artwork is sold by Darren Thompson from United States

Would you like 10% off?