Fine Art Training Event

Fine Art Training Event: Back to Black – A figurative portrait of Amy We conducted an initial ‘Introduction to Knife Painting’ fine art training event in Vegos café bar in Reading, Berkshire last Sunday. Attendees ranged from complete novice to college graduate and all had a thoroughly enjoyable time, experienced the ‘thrills and spills’ of […]

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Art In The City Exhibition – Gloucester Cathedral

Art in the City Exhibition - Gloucester Cathedral. Dancers - Ballet Art Gallery. Secret Rehearsal. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2017 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Getty. Original available.

Art In The City Exhibition – Gloucester Cathedral My painting Secret Rehearsal has been selected from the Art In The City Open Competition to exhibit in the beautiful Gloucester Cathedral from Tuesday 13 August to Thursday 5 September 2019. If you are in the area, call in and let me know what you think! Secret […]

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Contemporary Art Fair – Surrey

From Friday 15 to Sunday 17 March I was exhibiting a range of framed original oil paintings and framed / mounted Ltd Edition Hand Embellished (Gold & silver leaf with gesso texture – varnished) gicleé A2 prints on canvas at the Contemporary Art Fair at Sandown Park Racecourse in Esher, Surrey. It was extremely busy, […]

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Artistes Independants Exhibition – Paris Art Capital 2019 Art Fair.

Photo's in and around exhibitions - X-Power Gallery, Taiwan, Taipei

  I will shortly be visiting the Artistes Independants  exhibition in the Art Capital 2019 Art Fair in Paris. I absolutely love conducting and visiting art exhibitions! If you are a gallery, agent, publisher, licensor, collector, customer or exhibition organiser in the area and would like to discuss an art related opportunity, please let me […]

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The Passion of Dance and Music – Royal Berkshire Hospital Charity Exhibition

Art exhibition all hung and labelled… Phew… Thanks S… If you are in the area, please share, pass by and let me know what you think. All are for sale for a mere £120 each in aid of the RBH Voluntary Services Charity. A great cause… True Fine Art and not a pizza in sight… […]

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Feature in Berkshire Life – January 2019

Exchange Website Links of Interest

I was very fortunate to be interviewed for a feature in the January edition of Berkshire Life magazine, as per the attached photo. The theme of the January issue is Confidence, hence my painting Subtle Confidence is a perfect match! The original and prints are available should you be interested! My sincere thanks to the […]

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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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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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Flamenco Woman

Flamenco Woman. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2007 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Mehmet Targut. Original available.

Produced in cooperation with Mehmet Targut (Thanks Mehmet) 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 not look out of […]

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Flamenco Arms – Fanny Ara

Flamenco Arms - Fanny Ara. Fine art original oil painting on a 61cm x 51cm stretched canvas created in 2010 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Fanny. Original available. Framed = £579

Dancer Fanny Ara caught in action masterly using her Flamenco Arms. 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 very dramatic, passionate, emotive, moody and atmospheric figurative dance painting that would not look […]

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Deep Consideration – Fang-Ju Chou Gant

Deep Consideration - Fang-Ju Chou Gant. Produced in cooperation with Gabriel Bienczycki.

In her pensive, thoughtful pose, Taiwanese born modern ballet dancer Fang-Ju Chou Gant is in Deep Consideration as she ponders her performance…Produced in cooperation with Gabriel Bienczycki (Thanks Gabriel) 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 […]

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Bailarina Orgullosa del Flamenco (Proud Flamenco Dancer)

Artwork Galleries of Fine Art. Bailarina Orgullosa del Flamenco (Proud Flamenco Dancer). The Ballet Nacional de Espana - (BNE - Spanish National Ballet) and Ana Moya. Produced in cooperation with Fernando Resendes.

Take a front row seat and hear the vibrant flamenco sounds of the Ballet Nacional de Espana – (BNE – Spanish National Ballet) lift their Proud Flamenco Dancer Ana Moya in her luscious red dress as you view this artwork. I can almost hear the clapping and guitar music of Spain all around me. Produced […]

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Secrets

Secrets. Fine art original pastel on 70cm x 50cm card created in 2004. Original available. Framed = £449

Produced entirely in light pastel to give a more contemporary monochrome feel, this sketch has been lightly sealed with a pastel fixative. This artwork will be mounted and framed in a very high quality black wooden bespoke frame using non reflective glass. A superb large original artwork that would transform a bedroom, upper hall, landing, staircase […]

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Presence – Arolyn Williams

Available original fine art. Presence - Arolyn Williams

Arolyn simply exudes Presence – A spiritual being, in close vicinity, face to face, sensible, with personal qualities and personality… Produced in cooperation with CPRowe Photography and Arolyn Williams – www.balletwest.org (Thanks Chelsea and Arolyn) Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold and […]

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Solitaire

Artwork Galleries of Fine Art. Solitaire. Produced in cooperation with Shay Wieder.

The grace, poise, silence, innocence, concentration, solitude –  Solitaire… Produced in cooperation with Shay Wieder (Thanks Shay) 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 […]

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Eclectic Dancer – Kristen Stevens

Dancers - Ballet Art Gallery. Eclectic Dancer - Kristen Stevens. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2010 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Ballet Met and Will Shively. Original available. Framed = £1,850

‘Eclectic Dancer’ Kristen elegantly practices her selective modern dance variations… Produced in cooperation with Ballet Met, and Will shively (Thanks Jennifer and Will) 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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Art & Museum magazine, Spring 2017

See Pages 84 and 85 of Art & Museum magazine, Spring 2017… Open / Download the full magazine here. Note that it’s in two magazine sections, the first section is the Family Office section, the second section is the Art & Museum section. The article about myself is in the second section. It’s an excellent magazine […]

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That Tango Moment

Artwork Galleries of Fine Art. That Tango Moment. Produced in cooperation with Natalie Laruccia, Walter Perez and Sandra Antognazzi.

Produced in cooperation with Natalie Laruccia, Walter Perez and Sandra Antognazzi (Thanks Natalie, Walter and Sandra). Embraced in the sensuality and passion of their dance, aware only of each other, the dancers enjoy That Tango Moment… Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and the colours made extremely rich, bold […]

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Divine Grace – Caitlin Lockwood

Divine Grace - Caitlin Lockwood. Fine art original oil painting on a 91cm x 61cm stretched canvas created in 2009 using a knife. Produced in cooperation with Dan Fisico and Caitlin. Original available.

Dancer Caitlin’s elegance and beauty of form, movement and expression is simply Divine Grace… As Caitlin said herself in an interview, she loves to feel and breathe the dance itself… Produced in cooperation with Caitlin and Dan Fisico (Thanks Caitlin and Dan) Painted entirely with a knife. A high level of contrast is provided and […]

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Website Update – Latest Status

Artwork galleries of fine art. The Passion of Dance - Drew Jacoby. Produced in cooperation with Marty Sohl and Drew.

Well, I’ve placed all of my available originals in the associated sub gallery pages, which are accessible by hovering over the Original Artwork page, or here: Dancers Figurative Musicians Most of everything I’ve ever done, both the ‘available’ and ‘sold’ originals, are available as Prints, though I’ve yet to create the pages and it takes a while, […]

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Commissions

Fine Art Artwork Commissions - Sacrifice in the customer's home

Fine Art Artwork Commissions: I am always willing to consider undertaking certain oil on canvas painting or pastel fine art commissions, dependant upon the subject matter, for which I specialize in figurative artwork such as portraits, figures, dancers, ballerinas and tasteful nudes. Each commissioned work is individually priced, considering the level of detail and size […]

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQ. Exhibitions of Fine Art - At Newbury Contemporary Art Fair 2019

Frequently Asked Questions – FAQ: The following is a list of some of the more common frequently asked questions (FAQ) regarding my fine art oil paintings, sketches, pastels and prints. If your question isn’t answered here or my explanation and the information given is unclear, please ask for help or assistance…: How do I place […]

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Fun Stuff!

Fine Art Fun Stuff. Richard at Granville Street, Cutsyke, Castleford in 1964. Always a biker!

Fine Art Fun Stuff: Here are some photographs and images created just for fun and artistic promotional marketing purposes. If anyone is able to do something equal or better Fine Art Fun Stuff and send me the images for inclusion here, I will give a free print if suitably impressive…! Here is one of my […]

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Awards

Fine Art and Artist Awards - Most popular published artist award

Fine Art and Artist Awards: Though I rarely enter competitions, here are the recent awards that my artwork and I have been fortunate to achieve: 2019 August: My painting Secret Rehearsal is a finalist in the Art In The City Open Art Exhibition in the beautiful and historic Gloucester Cathedral, 12 College Green, GL1 2LX from 13 August. […]

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Testimonials

Devon Exhibition Guest Book Feedback Tavistock Wharf Comments Book

Customer Testimonials and Satisfaction Feedback Following the sale of each artwork, I do specifically contact the customer or gallery to ensure complete satisfaction of quality. Most of the feedback that I receive is either electronic or simply verbal. Also, galleries rarely provide written feedback to an artist as they prefer to protect their customer’s identity. […]

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Representation

London Summer Art Exhibition - Richard and Charissa at La Galleria Pall Mall Summer Show 2019

Here is my Gallery, Agent, licensor and Publisher representation. Serious inquiries of collaboration are welcome for selected artwork. Inquiries from Stores, Interior Designers, Exhibitors, Offices and Establishments are welcomed. Publishing: Self-publishing: Open Edition Artist’s Prints of certain original artwork. Ltd Edition Hand Embellished Artist’s Prints of certain original artwork. Edition size = 99 Ltd Edition […]

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Exhibitions

Exhibitions of Fine Art are listed here. I am always willing to consider exhibiting in various capacities, either as a solo artist, or along with other artists, for which serious inquiries from Publishers, Galleries, Agents, Exhibitors and other similar bodies are welcome. Please contact me with your requirements. Meanwhile, here are details of my planned […]

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About

Art Revolution Taipei, Taiwan 2015

About the Artist – Richard Young. Welcome to the R Young Art website, an online art gallery featuring the original, fine art oil paintings, pastels and prints by myself. I am a UK national, born in Yorkshire in 1961, and now based in Reading, Berkshire, UK where I have my office and studio. Though I […]

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