Different art pieces surround us every day, but sometimes we don’t notice them because of crazy traffic of events in our lives. Dressing up your own living room with an eye-catching piece of contemporary art is the best way to relax and enjoy the therapeutic effect of art sitting at home. All you have to do is to find a thought-provoking and captivating painting to decorate your room. Where can you look for such a piece? What style and genre to choose? Contemporary artists paintings are characterized by wide diversity and challenging context that will perfectly suit any home décor.
Oil paintings by one of the best-known contemporary artists Leonid Afremov occupy an honored place in many homes throughout the world. The artist (just like famous Expressionist Mark Chagall) was born in Vitebsk, Belarus. He belongs to the famous Vitebsk painting school. Throughout his life Afremov has participated in different art exhibitions where contemporary artists and their works were represented. He has lived and worked in different countries until he finally settled in Mexico.
Themes to depict
His politically neutral pieces made in Impressionist manner using palette knife instead of brushes thrill the viewers with positive energy and vibrant play of colors. Any art lover with the most sophisticated taste will find a picture that meets his taste since Afremov web gallery offers a wide range of pictures depicting various themes:
The artist likes to depict huge woodlands, romantic parks in the fall, calm rivers and people enjoying the beauty of nature views.
As an avid traveler, Afremov has been to many cities of the world. His bright cityscapes will allow you to discover the magic world of Paris, the quiet streets of the old Prague, the night lights of Miami and other fascinating urban sights.
Most of these oil paintings are filled with nostalgia, since water is one of elements that constantly draw people’s attention making them gaze at it for hours. Looking at his seascapes, you can hear the sound of waves and feel the smell of the sea breeze.
- Still Life
The artist’s extremely talented woks depicting commonplace objects in unusual Impasto technique strike the eye with intense colors that will certainly brighten your daily life. Afremov uses large expressive brushstrokes to create wonderful compositions of flowers, bottles, books and other objects.
Finally, he also has a series of portrait paintings in his collection. Pictures of dancing and singing people, colorful portraits of celebrities and touching scenes of love will surely capture your attention.
Leonid Afremov also depicts animals, pets, musical instruments as and many other natural and man-made objects. His art is available for those who prefer buying online since his web gallery has a wide assortment of original paintings and hand-painted replicas at affordable prices. Join the vast community of Leonid Afremov fans and spruce up your apartment with a couple of bright and unusual palette knife pictures!
Large canvas wall art