Gate is large, colorfull painting of a scene at a funfair in Hungary. My main subject is a funfair. Like many of my paintings of the late these days it is landscape with a particular event. I do applie oil paint in a variety of consistencies, ranging from thin washes which seep into one another to increase the excitment sometimes pencil lines appear through the top layer on my oil paintings.
Created using: Oil
Size: 180 x 140 cm
Born in Veszprem, Hungary in 1980, Richard obtained a fine art degree from the University of Pecs in Hungary. And lives and works in Saline, Scotland and Veszprem Hungary.
Within any great metropolis the natural ebb and flow of city life produces a multitude of differing facades. As an individual we flit between our solitary state and that of the collective. We are constantly navigating the geometry of the city, moving from facade to facade often without even noticing the different worlds we are traversing. These everyday images absorbed and contained within my memory become the inspiration for my work.
My works are frequently based on found photographs (and sometimes of my own), but are not painted in a photorealist style, instead using the photographs simply for...