Photograph by Maurice Sapiro from Venice, Italy, 1956; image of a gondola on the water with the city in the background.
The Thames New London by Maurice Sapiro is a classic depiction of Thames in London. The glowing silhouette of the city in the background is illuminated by the setting sun. This light in this idyllic painting is reflected off of the cityscape in earthy palette accented with tones of yellow and orange.
The Watercolorist by Maurice Sapiro is a soft, elegant portrait of a woman staring at the viewer as if caught off guard while lost in the creation of her next work of art. The indistinct lines in this oil painting add a ghostly, almost surreal aesthetic to this painting composed in dark teal, green, and yellow.This original artwork is oil on canvas
The Marsh, After Sundown by Maurice Sapiro is a realist take on the ebbing light saturating the cloud cover in gold and pink light, which gently reflects off of the still waters below. A landscape of trees and grass edge the waterscape in textured shilouettes.
The Old Oak Tree 2 by Maurice Sapiro is one of his few oil paintings featuring a clear tree outline. This old oak tree is shilouetted by a rich landscape bathed in yellow light and filled with hues of green, rust, and violet.
Improvisation by Maurice Sapiro captures the essence of a cool evening as the nightly fog settles and the sun sinks behind the treeline. This oil painting is composed in green and gold hues that give this work a rustic appeal.
Woodland Sketch #26 by Maurice Sapiro depicts a winding stream in a dark wood, under a low dawn or dusk sky. This painting contains natural, earth and dark tones.
Woodland Sketch I #25 by Maurice Sapiro depicts a hazy landscape with clouds reflecting the colors of the setting sun. This piece features a palette of rich and textural earth tones.
Woodland Sketch I #77 by Maurice Sapiro depicts a reddish, Autumn brush along the water. This painting is an oil on cradled panel, edge framed with Red Oak veneer
Morning Fog by Maurice Sapiro depicts a calm and misty lakeside landscape, the light of dawn reflecting over the water below. This painting demonstrates the artist's masterful blending of subtle green hues with accents of orange and white.
A Touch of Gold 2 by Maurice Sapiro depicts a quiet movement of water between two grassy riverbanks. This realist painting contains soft pastel greens and blues, speckled with orange.
Technology makes it possible nowadays to have different types of papers get laminated during different stages so that they can reproduce more than six billion shades of colors. Yet, technology can never substitute the artist's work on each layer that has to be worked on with different types of acrylics, oils and epoxies. It is this type of 21st century mixed techniques that can create this modern artworks rich in colors, textures and shapes.
A mixture of oils, acrylics and watercolors are used on top of the mounted image, previously composed with different textures on different types of papers.
This surreal image features a small person standing between two oversized, red theater curtains. The sparse color scheme and serene nature reflect the signature style of contemporary photographer Philip McKay.
This surreal image features a brick hanging from a string and suspended over a person standing without a head. The sparse color scheme and serene nature reflect the signature style of contemporary photographer Philip McKay.
This surreal image features a series of vintage street clocks standing in a field of flowers. The sparse color scheme and serene nature reflect the signature style of contemporary photographer Philip McKay.