Snow Scene 1
Created using: Watercolour
Size: 24 x 15 cm
Frame: Black Ornate Wood
M J Forster
Born in Oxford in 1975, MJ Forster is an established name in British landscape painting. He studied at Newcastle College of Art and Design, before embarking on a Science degree. Painting and drawing remained at the core of his activity and upon graduation he quickly resumed his artistic career.
Over a period of two years he lived, worked and exhibited his paintings in South East Asia, Mexico, Northern America and Canada eventually reaching the Arctic Circle before spending an intensive developmental period drawing and painting in Otago, New Zealand.
The work has an almost graphic quality, and contains a feeling of enhanced hyper reality, perhaps intimating something close to a utopian ideal. The fascination and inspiration for the paintings though, is deeply rooted in the...Read more about M J Forster >>