British artist Mark Spain is trained in technical graphics, but his talent extends far beyond the mechanical aspects of art, prints and posters. It takes the eye of a visionary to bring technical perfection to life. Over the years Mark Spain has Constantly exploring varying subjects and techniques, Mark is an inventive artist with an exceptional eye. \Figurative work is what he finds most challenging and satisfying, creating pieces with movement, fluidity and real atmosphere.
My tribute to the - fantastic - portuguese artist Helena Almeida (1934). Using her body as the support of her art, making it both the subject and the object, she seeks to study the relationships between the body of the author and the space of the work. Although she uses photography as her medium of election, she recognizes her work as painting that merely uses photography to show its final result, making it a performance on its own. Check her out! Now!