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- Artist Bio
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Then I Close My Eyes
Original Seascape Painting, Landscape Art, Affordable Contemporary Painting
Oil Paint on Canvas
Canvas Size: H 40cm x W 40cm x D 4cm
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Then I Close My Eyes is an original impressionist painting by Claire Podesta. The layered style of Claire’s work is evocative of the style of Turner.
For more information on Claire Podesta’s works please contact Deborah Allan at Deborah@wychwoodart.com/01869338155
My paintings are abstract works in oils or acrylics on canvas and paper. They are multi-layered and textural with bold brush strokes. My focus is on the process of making a painting, which is a meditative intuitive experience where the outcome is often unexpected. The coasts of Britain, the southern Mediterranean and the landscapes of the Chiltern Hills often provide my inspiration. Turner – described by John Ruskin as ‘the father of modern art’ – is a huge influence on my work and I can spend a whole day immersed in the Turner collection at Tate Britain.
Originally from Cambridgeshire and Hong Kong, I now live near Oxford, where I practice from my studio. I received a BA (Hons) degree in Graphic Design at De Montfort University, following which I worked as graphic designer and ran a furniture design business with my husband whilst raising a family.
Size: H:40 cm x W:40 cm