The Passion of Dance and Music

Fine Art Exhibition at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in aid of the RBH Charity Voluntary Services Fund. From 6 January to 24 February 2018. An eclectic mix of 53 beautiful signed and framed Artist’s Giclée Prints will be on display in the South, Centre and Eye Blocks. All prints are A2 size (42cm x 60cm) […]

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Prints in my local Reading café

Solitaire and Freedom in Sax stretched canvas prints on canvas for a real feature in Tesco's Café in Berkshire

  Here are a few feature prints on display in my local Tesco’s café in Reading to give diners something interesting to look at. These beauties are 32″ wide x 48″ high, unframed, stretched canvas on bars and sized to fit within the two wall panels. I can print at any size up to 44″ […]

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2019 Fine Art Musicians Calendar

2019 Fine Art Musicians Calendar Header: The Jazz Legend Archie Shepp January: SOUL JAZZ February and March: Acoustic Serenade April: DAYLIGHT - CHRIS MARTIN May: Eclectic Sax June and July: Contemporary Jazz Trumpeter August: Sensational Sax September: FREEDOM IN SAX October and November: Violist December: Temperate Sax

My 2019 Fine Art Musicians Calendar is free to download and print for yourself or use as a screen saver, etc. I don’t sell these, but if you want me to supply a high quality print, please purchase a print of any painting directly from myself and I will happily include one in the tube […]

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Freedom in Sax

Musicians and Singers Art Gallery. Freedom in Sax - Sam Rivers. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2018 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Michael Cuscuna and Mosaic Records. Original available via Headrow Gallery, 588 Harrogate Road, Alwoodley, Leeds , West Yorkshire LS17 8DP. Contact Max on 07969575747. Framed = £1,495

Freedom in Sax – Sam Rivers Based in Boston, Sam was born in 1923 and died in 2011 aged 88. A bebop derived ‘inside-out’ free jazz advocate… Here he’s playing Soprano Saxophone and Sam played several instruments in addition. Pure passion! Fine art oil painting on a 61cm x 91cm stretched canvas created entirely using […]

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2019 Fine Art Dance Calendar

My 2019 Fine Art Dance Calendar is free to download and print for yourself or use as a screen saver, etc. I don’t sell these, but if you want me to supply a high quality print, please purchase a print of any painting directly from myself and I will happily include one in the tube […]

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Recent flamenco prints in situ

Bailarina Orgullosa del Flamenco and Finale del Funcionamiento del Flamenco prints on canvas in Tom's home

  I love it when customers send me photographs of my artwork in situ and here are a few of prints on canvas that were recently received. (Thanks Tom…) An original or prints are a perfect gift for Xmas… Go on, treat your loved one or yourself!

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Art marketing trip to Manchester Art Fair

I am sooo looking forward to an exciting visit to the #Manchester #Art #Fair – #Mcartfair at the weekend. I absolutely love conducting and visiting #art #exhibitions! If you are a #gallery, #agent, #publisher, #licensor, #collector, #customer or #exhibitionorganisor in the area and would like to discuss an art related opportunity, please let me know… […]

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Fine Art for Xmas

Don’t forget to consider a one off and individual original fine art oil painting for your partner or even for yourself this Xmas. Show someone how much you truly care! Art is much more than investment. It’s a representation of your character and says a lot about you… Prints, apparel and accessories are also available […]

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Local Art Scene – Reading

As I join local art groups in the Reading and Berkshire area, I am more than happy to participate in and contribute to regional exhibitions, galleries, art related venues, events and community activities… I always have a selection of original paintings on display in my Reading apartment and welcome serious visitors, by appointment. Local Art […]

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Serene Tranquillity

Serene Tranquillity Fine art 91cm x 102cm feature oil painting in a stretched canvas. Framed and on display in my lounge – diner as I love it! Original and prints available. #serene #trainquillity #oilpainting #ryoung #richardyoung #ryoungart #ballet #ballerinas #dancers #oldschool #thirties #30s #feature #fineart #fineart #reading #print #display

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Dancing with the Stars

‘Dancing with the Stars’ fine art oil painting on a 91cm x 122cm stretched canvas created using a knife. Please excuse the blurred photo and glare as I cannot scan it for a week… I hope you like it? I do… If you do, please like and share. I hope my publisher likes it… Produced […]

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Into the Light

Dancers - Ballet Art Gallery. Into the Light. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2018 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Peter Kolchin. Original available. Framed = £3,813

I am settled in my new studio and office and have set up my new scanner. The first painting scanned is ‘Into the Light’, a fine art 61cm x 91cm oil painting on canvas, created entirely using a knife, in cooperation with Peter Kolchin (Thanks Peter) I previously posted a blurred photo only. This is […]

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Art Revolution Taipei Exhibition from 17 to 21 May 2018

Photo's in and around exhibitions - Art Revolution Taipei, Taiwan 2018

I will shortly be exhibiting the below four paintings at the 2018 Art Revolution Taipei exhibition in Taiwan and will attend for a few hours each day to meet potential customers, visitors and other artists. If you are in the area and able to attend, please pass by, say hello and let me know your […]

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Art marketing visit to Dubai: 18 – 22 April

I will be visiting Dubai on a Marketing trip from 18 to 22 April 2018 and I am very interested in meeting people with a serious prospective commercial interest in my artwork: Art Gallery Owners Art Exhibition Organisers Art Publishers Art Licensors Art Agents Art Collectors and Buyers If this is you, please let me […]

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VIP Preview Exhibition

Songshang Cultural Centre Park, Taipei, Taiwan 2018

Here are a few images from the Preview Exhibition at the Songshang Cultural Centre Park in Taipei which was from 20 to 27 March 2018: Here’s a video Here are the paintings on show: Mystique Private Dancer Freedom Composure If you managed to attend please let me know what you thought and share any photo’s…

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Into the Light

  Into the Light. Fine art 61cm x 91cm oil painting on canvas, created entirely using a knife, in cooperation with Peter Kolchin (Thanks Peter) I hope you like it? http://peterkolchin.ru/ and https://www.facebook.com/peter.kolchin

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Art Marketing Visit to Singapore

Gallery, Agent, licensor and Publisher representation. Dance Finale being exhibited at X-Power Gallery, Taiwan

During the Xmas and New Year period I will be visiting Singapore on a Marketing trip and I am very interested in meeting people with a serious prospective commercial interest in my artwork: Art Gallery Owners Art Exhibition Organisers Art Publishers Art Licensors Art Agents Art Collectors and Buyers If this is you, please let […]

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Dance Finalé

Dance Finalé. Produced in cooperation with Getty.

I loved this painting and soooo hoped it wouldn’t sell when exhibited. But, it did. So, I will do a follow up! If Hollywood can do sequels, so can I. Interestingly, one member of my inner circle privately commented while it was being varnished that it was like they were on the Moon. I never […]

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Powerful Realization

This is a painting that I wanted to do for several years and it took ages to get the approvals in place then just two months to complete. It sold while exhibiting in May in Taipei this year. Signed prints are still available though. Prints and other items are also available via Fine Art America […]

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Freedom and Liberty

Freedom. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2017 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Alex Kriftsov. Original available.

Soooo. at popular request by a few people who are very close to me, I did two versions of this, as an experiment. An extremely rare event for me. Freedom – A Classic R Young Art style, of course, and Liberty – a looser, more contemporary, richer version. Whilst the photo’s are blurred (pending scans), […]

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Private Dancer

Figurative Fine Art Gallery. Private Dancer - Mayu Gralińska-Sakai. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2018 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Arkadiusz Branicki. Original available.

Here is Private Dancer! my latest painting.. Please excuse the blurred photo as I have not scanned it yet. Also, please take the time to tell me what you think. For purchases of originals or prints, please go to my How to order page and contact us at marketing@ryoung-art.com. If you like my artwork, please […]

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Freedom

Freedom. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2017 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Alex Kriftsov. Original available.

Here is Freedom! my latest painting.. Freedom is a follow up of Leap into the Unknown which sold immediately during an exhibition in Taipei and is still on top of my most popular artwork. This painting is special to me. Please excuse the blurred photo as I have not scanned it yet. Also, please take […]

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Elegance

Elegance. Produced in cooperation with Getty.

Produced in cooperation with Getty. 61cm x 91cm oil on stretched canvas painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold and lustrous, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a large, very dramatic, passionate, emotive, moody and atmospheric figurative dance painting that would […]

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New Artwork

Here is a selection of my new artwork. Some of these paintings are currently being exhibited in Taipei, some are sold and some are still available. For further details of the paintings and their availability, take a look at the gallery. For purchases of originals or prints, please go to my How to order page […]

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A work in progress and an insight…

I am often asked about my environment, tools and techniques, so here’s a very brief insight without giving too much away, using a few images of my current project as I’m creating artwork for on an upcoming exhibition in my studio. Knives: I have lots of painting knives but the one in use here is […]

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Composure

Produced in cooperation with Getty. 61cm x 91cm oil on stretched canvas painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold and lustrous, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a large, very dramatic, passionate, emotive, moody and atmospheric figurative dance painting that would […]

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Dance Intensity

Dancers - Ballet Art Gallery. Dance Intensity - Arianni Martin. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2017 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Ron Brewer and Arianni. Original available. Framed = £1,850

Produced in cooperation with Ron Brewer and Arianni Martin (Thanks Ron and Arianni) 61cm x 91cm oil on stretched canvas painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold and lustrous, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a large, very dramatic, passionate, emotive, […]

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Invitation to Dance – Arianni Martin

Dancers - Ballet Art Gallery. Invitation to Dance - Arianni Martin. Fine art original oil painting on a 102cm x 76cm stretched canvas created in 2017 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Ron Brewer and Arianni. Original available. Framed = £1,850

Original oil painting on a stretched 102cm x 76cm canvas. Produced in cooperation with Ron Brewer and Arianni Martin (Thanks Ron and Arianni) Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold and lustrous, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a large, very […]

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Individuality

Individuality. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2017 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Klaus Kampert. Original available. Framed = £1,850

Produced in cooperation with Klaus Kampert. Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a large, very dramatic, passionate, emotive, moody and atmospheric figurative dance painting that would not look out of place as a feature in a lounge, study, office, music room, […]

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Equilibrium

Dancers - Ballet Art Gallery. Equilibrium - Ira Perren. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2017 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Oleg Zotov. Original available. Framed = £1,598

Produced in cooperation with Oleg Zotof. Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a large, very dramatic, passionate, emotive, moody and atmospheric figurative dance painting that would not look out of place as a feature in a lounge, study, office, music room, […]

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Powerful Realization – Irena Peren

Produced in cooperation with Irina Peren. Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a very large, very dramatic, passionate, emotive, moody and atmospheric figurative dance painting that would not look out of place as a feature in a lounge, study, office, music room, […]

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Serene Tranquillity

Dancers - Ballet Art Gallery. Serene Tranquillity. Fine art original oil painting on a 122cm x 91cm stretched canvas created in 2017 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Getty. Original Available. Framed = £5,075

Produced in cooperation with Getty Images. 122cm x 91cm. oil on canvas. Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a very large, very dramatic, passionate, emotive, moody and atmospheric figurative dance painting that would not look out of place as a feature in […]

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Dance Finale

Dance Finalé. Produced in cooperation with Getty.

Produced in cooperation with Getty Images. Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a very large, very dramatic, passionate, emotive, moody and atmospheric figurative dance painting that would not look out of place as a feature in a lounge, study, office, music room, […]

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Sequential Dancer – Olesya Novikova

Sequential Dancer. Produced in cooperation with Anton Zemyanoy and Olesya Novikova.

As she twists, swirls and departs, Olesya is a Sequential Dancer… Produced in cooperation with Anton Zemyanoy and Olesya Novikova (Thanks Anton and Olesya) Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold and lustrous, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a large, […]

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Dance Seclusion – Kristen Stevens

Dance Seclusion - Kristen Stevens. Produced in cooperation with Ballet Met, Will shively and Tomer Jacobson.

Alone, in the solitude of her secret medieval hideaway in Jaffa, Israel, her elegant poise softly illuminated by a single light, Kristen is in ‘Dance Seclusion’… Produced in cooperation with Ballet Met, Will shively and Tomer Jacobson (Thanks Jennifer, Will and Tomer) Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and […]

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Awareness – Ruth Brill

Dancers - Ballet Art Gallery. Awareness - Ruth Brill. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2013 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Ruth and Brian Mengini. Original available. Framed = £1,850

Ruth exhibits such Awareness of her surroundings and audience in her dramatic and emotional performance… Produced in cooperation with Brian Mengini and Ruth Brill (Thanks Brian and Ruth) Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold and lustrous, thus creating a very contemporary feel […]

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Genteel Dancer – Allie Parsons

Genteel Dancer - Allie Parsons. Produced in cooperation with Brian Mengini and Allie.

Allie is indeed such a Genteel Dancer in her graceful performance… Produced in cooperation with Brian Mengini and Allie Parsons (Thanks Brian and Allie) Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold and lustrous, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a large, […]

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Arabian Coffee Awakes – Ekin Cangal

Arabian Coffee Awakes - Ekin Cangal. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2008 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Ilknur Erdir and Ekin. Original Available.

Produced in cooperation with Ilknur Erdir and Ekin Cangal (Thanks Ilknur and Ekin) In Tchaikovsy’s Nutcracker Ballet, the sinuous belly dancer Arabian Coffee Awakes to perform for Clara in the Kingdom of the sugar plum fairy, as performed by ballerina Ekin Cangal… Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and […]

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Westward Ho! and Bideford Arts Society Summer Exhibition at The Burton Art Gallery

Corinne and I both have paintings selected for exhibiting. If you are in the area and have time, please call in. I can’t be there unfortunately, though there’s an excellent selection of artwork and an eclectic mix of subjects, styles and techniques to see…

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Harmony and Light – Samantha Posyton

Harmony and Light - Samantha Posyton. Produced in cooperation with Brian Mengini and Samantha.

Samantha displays a perfect combination of Harmony and Light in her performance… Produced in cooperation with Brian Mengini and Samantha Posyton (Thanks Brian and Samantha) Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold and lustrous, thus creating a very contemporary feel overall. It’s a […]

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