Rodjonesartist

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From Camera to Brush – Making the Transition From Photographer to Contemporary Abstract Painter, art commentary and inspiration.


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    From Camera to Brush – Making the Transition From Photographer to Contemporary Abstract Painter, art commentary and inspiration.

LATEST ARTICLES ( 125 )

  • 12:15

    Oil on Canvas This painting entitled  “12:15” is as much about theoretical thinking as it is about the paradigm shift in current art thinking. Read more

    Posted on 20 November 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Odyssey

    Oil on Canvas Painting or creating is a long and more often than not an emotional odyssey. The loss of innocence and the forever occurring demands of outside... Read more

    Posted on 15 November 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Disintegration of Play

    Oil on Canvas Enlivened by disintegration or who knows what’s behind the slivered drapery… Perhaps a monolithic organization that is disintegrating because... Read more

    Posted on 09 November 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Edentical World

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: oil on canvas When authentic pieces of Abstract art makes its debut it’s new to the eyes of the world or at least to the... Read more

    Posted on 31 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • My Sin

    Size (h w d): 36 x 24 x 0.75 in Medium: oil on canvas Provocatively named, this painting conjures up a playful mystery, it’s  slightly intense and held... Read more

    Posted on 17 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Vigorocity

    Size: 24” x 30” x 1.5” Oil on Canvas Art can be a vicarious experience perhaps more for the viewer than the artist that created it. Art triggers relatable... Read more

    Posted on 13 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Quarry

    Size: 24” x 30” x 1.5” Oil on Canvas After the creation of this painting I found myself thinking of the movie Fountainhead from the book by Ayn Rand,... Read more

    Posted on 07 October 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Winds of Fall

    Size (h w d): 24 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil On Canvas Description: For me…”It’s the most wonderful time of the year”. Fall…Fall…Fall…in the mountains. Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Frost Works

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas “This painting has a lot of subtleties that can only be seen in person. Most of Rod’s artworks are always... Read more

    Posted on 26 September 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Caravans

    https://rodjonesartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/IMG_0015.mp4 Caravans 24” x 36” oil on canvas Most artists love to expound upon the fact that they go... Read more

    Posted on 06 September 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Spring Arrives

    Size (h w d): 40 x 30 x 1.5 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: As we feel Fall is rapidly approaching, I for one will long for a repeat of the wonderful... Read more

    Posted on 30 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Rod Jones Artist Studio

    https://rodjonesartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/IMG_0380-1.mp4 When it comes to an artist’s studio I am proud to say my brushes and I have been eagerly... Read more

    Posted on 20 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • I Spy and So Can You

    https://rodjonesartist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/IMG_0370.mp4 Sometimes an intimate detail of a painting in motion captivates the mind’s eye. Read more

    Posted on 20 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Art Triumphs Where Memory Fails

    One ​night ​when ​I ​was ​walking ​down ​the ​Champ ​Elysees ​I ​looked ​up ​at ​the ​Arc de ​Triomphe. Witnessing ​various ​people ​and ​I ​suspect ​many... Read more

    Posted on 08 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Candy Devonchensey

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description:  An unusual name for a painting perhaps…but there is a bit of a back story here. Everyone... Read more

    Posted on 01 August 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Thoughts Within

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 0.75 in Medium: oil on canvas Description: The modern “selfie” of thoughts reflections, this painting reveals and expresses by... Read more

    Posted on 25 July 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Josephine Baker

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: Why is this painting entitled Josephine Baker? Before the paint was even remotely dry and it... Read more

    Posted on 11 July 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • When America Weeps

    Size (h w d): 36 x 48 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: Not since America’s Civil War has there been such a divide. Brother against brother all on... Read more

    Posted on 27 June 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Rue De Paris

    Size (h w d): 24 x 36 x 0.75 in Medium: oil on canvas Description:  An enchanting maze of Paris streets found their way onto my canvas. Read more

    Posted on 21 June 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE
  • Anomalous

    Size (h w d): 36 x 36 x 1.5 in Medium: Oil on Canvas Description: Am I truly deviating from what is usual or normal in my paintings? Or is it just my... Read more

    Posted on 13 June 2018 ART & DESIGN, CULTURE