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  • Figures: Looking, Pingyao
    by Seamus Berkeley on 2023.01.27 at 16:00

    Figures: Looking, Pingyao There was a parade going on in this ancient city of Pingyao in central China. Of course I was fascinated to see this local event in a country that was entirely new to me. The streets were packed with locals and visitors, who all seemed to be as equally attentive as I… Read More »Figures: Looking, Pingyao The post Figures: Looking, Pingyao first appeared on SEAMUS BERKELEY.

  • Figures: Wondering, Pingyao
    by Seamus Berkeley on 2023.01.20 at 16:00

    Figures: Wondering, Pingyao Have you ever had a moment when everything seemed to stop and time was frozen? When everything around you seemed to become quiet, even if the room was filled with people? This painting was inspired by a moment I experienced that was just like this. I was in a restaurant in Pingyao,… Read More »Figures: Wondering, Pingyao The post Figures: Wondering, Pingyao first appeared on SEAMUS BERKELEY.

  • Figures: Josef
    by Seamus Berkeley on 2023.01.13 at 16:00

    Figures: Josef How do you perceive this person? Does he look lifelike, poised as if listening? His hands aren’t detailed, but does this make you think of him as any less of a person? Whereas if Josef’s eyes weren’t finished, he could look a lot less… alive. Why is it that as humans, we don’t… Read More »Figures: Josef The post Figures: Josef first appeared on SEAMUS BERKELEY.

  • Figures: Light in the Dark
    by Seamus Berkeley on 2023.01.06 at 16:45

    Figures: Light in the Dark There seems to be something sacred, something universally recognized in opposing forces balancing each other. Sacred and profane. Movement and stillness. Light and dark. At the release of this painting, we are poised at the start of a new year. We’ve journeyed into the depths of winter, yet since the… Read More »Figures: Light in the Dark The post Figures: Light in the Dark first appeared on SEAMUS BERKELEY.

  • Reds and Greens: Elk Creek Red Barn
    by Seamus Berkeley on 2022.12.30 at 22:15

    Reds and Greens: Elk Creek Red Barn Another painting made using a painting knife! This one is a landscape with a red barn in a green field. Part of the fun—and challenge—of using a painting knife is how to create edges. Most paintings have a variety of edges, such as a hard, soft and and… Read More »Reds and Greens: Elk Creek Red Barn The post Reds and Greens: Elk Creek Red Barn first appeared on SEAMUS BERKELEY.