When I first saw these, I couldn’t believe that they were paintings─not photographs. “Under the Unminding Sky” is a collection of realistic oil paints by talented artist, Gregory Thielker. Above: “Complete Stop” 2008 oil on canvas.
Gregory explains: These paintings reflect my interest in the way that the road delineates and controls how we experience landscape. From the roadway perspective, we not only travel from one place to another, we see landscape in a varied and complex manner. I use water on the windshield to create a shifting lens for the way we see the environment: it both highlights and obscures our viewing [read more].
Realistic Oil Paintings Gallery Below
Above: “Above and below” 2008 oil on panel.
Above: “Until now” 2010 oil on linen.
Above: “Transference” 2010 oil on linen.
Above: “Revisited” 2010 oil on linen.
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Above: “Logan ramp” 2005 oil on canvas.
Above: “Suspension” 2007 oil on canvas.
Above: “In-between” 2008 oil on panel.
Credits: All photo images shown in this set are Copyright © Gregory Thielker. Head over to his portfolio site for more of his work. By the way, if you want to purchase your own canvas prints, they’re pretty cool things to have on your wall!
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Realistic Paintings by Janet Ternoff
These realistic paintings were produced by talented Janet Ternoff. She is a self-taught artist living and working in New York, who creates cityscapes in oil paints. The majority of her work are scenes from New York City: