Sunday, 1 July 2012
Burel's paintings were gorgeously rich and detailed, every one of them a colourful graphic creation. They particularly appealed to my architect-trained sensibilities! In my view, the various numbers and lettering incorporated into the composition are well suited to a city-scape. After all, even a city as rarified as Bath is buzzing with shoppers, commerce and graphic information. I have to say, I admire an artist who portrays modern life 'warts and all', with vehicles, shopping bags and other debris.
One of my next projects will be a city-scape painting or, at least, a recognisable detail of my home city.
Burel's website can be found at http://www.richardburelart.com/