Lot 315 - Stephen Earl Rogers - Life Drawing Class x4
Pencil on Paper
A6 (10x15cm) Original Artwork
Signed on Verso
Stephen Earl Rogers is an artist whose work is held in collections across the world. He is a highly sought-after portrait painter whose clients include major, international art collectors, public institutions, private individuals and families.
Working mainly in oils, he creates striking contemporary portraits through a highly collaborative process. His work brings together a deep understanding of the traditions of portraiture with a very broad range of cultural references. His clients are drawn to a vivid sense of character and atmosphere and the clarity of colour and light present in all his paintings. In addition to his portrait work he creates paintings, in series, based around a common theme; these include 'What To Do In An Emergency' and the ongoing 'Stirchley Twitcher'.
BA Hons Fine Art University of Derby.
RA Summer Show 2022; 'What to do in an Emergency', Ikon Gallery 2011; BP Portrait Award 2016/09/07/06/05/04/02/01; Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 2017; ‘Walls have Ears’ 400 years of Change, Arts Council Collection, Aston Hall, Birmingham 2018.
Fine Art Commissions, Quantum Contemporary Art, Colley Ison gallery
Statement about AOAP Submitted Artwork
I run a weekly life drawing class and thought it would make for an interesting image if I combined a drawing of my own with that of three of my students. The viewer can form their own view as to who, tutor or student, is responsible for the different drawings.
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