Every day I did nothing but remember how I walked, ran, waved my arms. Simon has produced paintings and artwork for album covers, for both national and international music artists. On one occasion he was lucky enough to have a ride in a Lancaster with three Dambuster crewmen, all who flew together on that legendary raid. All I did was move papers from one place to another and write useless reports. Born in the in lush Devon countryside, he moved to a sleepy gentile seaside town in South Devon, which his family bought a large detached Victorian, with enormous spooky rooms and a beautiful staircase, that Simon and his siblings would slide down the bannisters of, the top of which was a feature coloured glass window that reflected spectrums of colour, flooding it down the stairs, into the hallway, which fired up his imagination as child, that inner child he still resonates.
I was so rich back then—I could move! Simon was born in 1960 in Aldershot, England. Well, I used to be an office worker at one company in New York. Always a talented artist, he studied Fine Art and Illustration at Art School and, graduating with a First class degree, worked as a highly successful commercial illustrator. While many artists try to shock their audience with their techniques, or the stories they depict, or by other means, your paintings are calm, and yet innovative. Scaling the 90-foot cliffs under impossible odds and relentless enemy fire, the Rangers found and destroyed the German guns trained directly onto the landing beaches. Fax: +44 0 1436 820473. I kept drawing, trying to imprint my joy of being alive.
Product Search Simon Smith Lancaster Art - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Simon Smith - Aviation artist Simon Smith's superb collection of aviation art prints of the Avro Lancaster. You probably just need to change a setting in order to turn it on. In recent years he has concentrated increasingly on the music of Stockhausen. Their advice was to accept my situation and give up. But the next moment, I returned on Earth—literally. Equally at home painting in traditional oils and using the technologies of digital creation, his pieces are often created using a combination of both processes. If you prefer this option please type 'Rolled' in the addittional comments section of our order form, or specify when calling us.
Simon Smith was born in 1960 into a military family and quickly developed an interest in history and the armed forces. Cooper Professor of Music and Media. He created many of his favourite works, still sufficed by the Californian sunlight. The men now had to hold their ground enduring ferocious fighting for almost two days before reinforcements could get through. I took a look at the mirror in the bathroom, and suddenly realized that the grim man looking at me was no one else but myself. Simon has always been passionate about nature, he has a great love of the garden, and green fingers to prove it.
Receive your print fully framed and ready to display. Simon continued to hitchhike around America, he fell in love with the West Coast of America, and he befriended many artists, in particular one who had a distinct influence on his life, Jerry Jasper. In the Gospels, Matthew, Mark and Luke either tell this story very briefly, or focus in on the detail of the temptation scene, which means that an impatient reader can easily skim over this story without considering just how long 40 days without food actually is! He is also popular at local and international art fairs. Click through each image to find its source. Simon David Smith has been painting since he left school, for over 30 years now. I mean, look at me. Breaching the Eder by Simon Smith.
The is presented by the and. The Lancashire-born artist trained at Manchester Polytechnic and the University of Reading. Let us get back to your oeuvre. This website is owned by Cranston Fine Arts. Do you have a dominating idea you would like to convey to people who see your pictures? I want to tell them that though life can sometimes literally throw people into the grinder, it is still amazing.
Doctors kept telling me the same. Art never stays at one place, it absorbs the surrounding reality, transforms it, and develops. You are famous for your outstanding manner of painting. Some people have turned his images into videos, like this one by Adam Young. In a month, I could already sit in my bed. Vital Assault by Simon Smith Sited on a high rocky headland jutting out into the sea four miles to the west of Omaha beach, Pointe du Hoc would be a tough nut to crack. His paintings have a mesmerising quality drawing the viewer in layer after layer.