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Paul’s Hedgerow Bouquet IV
Original Semi-Abstract Painting
Oil Paint on Canvas
Canvas Size: H 32cm x W 32cm x D 4cm
Ready to Hang
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Paul’s Hedgerow Bouquet IV is an original abstract landscape painting by Elaine Kazimierczuk. Paul stands on Magdalen Bridge, Oxford and sells these lovely little bouquets of flowers that he forages from hedgerows. I cycle past on my way to my studio and spotted them – they make a perfect subject.
Elaine Kazimierczuk studied chemistry at university and taught for many years before becoming a professional artist. She has written and illustrated a series of books on local history besides a monograph on the religious works of the prominent sculptor Peter Eugene Ball, with whom she collaborated on many major commissions. She is a trustee of Midlands-based Ice-age Archaeological Insights and produces visual interpretations of prehistoric people and their environment. In addition to the demand for her landscapes, there is a growing clientele for her portraiture. She has been shortlisted for the 2016 BP National Portrait Award. Many of Elaine Kazimierczuk’s works are based on interpretations of intimately-known localities, frequently, but not exclusively, in her native Nottinghamshire. In her semi-abstract studies of meadows, trees and hedgerows, she achieves a tension between looseness and control, which enables her to convey that intricate assembly of wild beauty. Frequently working on a red ground, which resonates with the vibrant overpainting, she adopts a bold approach, so that there is an evident freedom, just short of capriciousness, either of hand or eye, in the brushwork. Her works represent the ordered chaos of the natural world with energy and vitality. Elaine Kazimierczuk has recently been awarded the Mary Moser Prize for 2018. This is an Oxfordshire Art Weeks prize awarded to a person who has changed career and taken up art professionally later in life.
Size: H:32 cm x W:32 cm