VideoTonya Gregg explains how her painting process and exploring textures has evolved over the years.
Meet a Painter
Painting involves applying paint or another medium to a surface, like a canvas, to create artwork. Learn more about painting by watching videos of the following artists and their process.
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VideoTonya Gregg wanted to do an Aunt Jemima series because she felt this painful image for many African Americans could be considered beautiful with a different presentation.
PhotoBoyd Saunders is a painter, illustrator, printmaker and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Art. He was born on a farm in Tennessee and his work reflects a lifelong interest in storytelling and...
PhotoWidely considered one of the finest young painters working in America today, Brian Rutenberg has gained an international audience with his landscape based abstractions. The artist received his BFA...
VideoBrian Rutenberg talks about how he mixes and organizes his color palettes for his oil paintings.
VideoBrian Rutenberg explains how he begins his paintings with drawings. His inspiration is often drawn from the South.
VideoTonya Gregg explains the various aspects of her painting Europa.
VideoTonya Gregg explains how she sketches various poses and profiles until she gets the image she wants to use for her paintings.
PhotoJonathan Green was born in Gardens Corner, in the lowcountry of South Carolina. His grandparents raised him, and his grandmother first encouraged his interest in art. He studied at the Art Institute...
VideoBrian Rutenberg dicusses his creation process and the environment he prefers while he paints.