Artwork Description: This is a unique and original PMS abstract oil painting. It is part of a series of pieces on canvas. This piece was painted with my own personal mantra in mind: Beauty, Color and Texture. This painting is unique in that the thick texture was painted and is arranged like scales on a fish. The texture jumps off of the canvas at the viewer, tempting the viewer to touch it. It is a very tactile painting that each "scale" catches the light from different angles and shines and shimmers. The streaking colors have almost a comic book style quality to them with makes the colors pop even more out at the viewer. It is an energetically exciting piece that has structure, depth, and messiness. A truly unique abstract painting like no other.
Note: This painting is painted on canvas and is not framed, but comes hang ready with the sides painted. Framing is unnecessary, but up to the preference of the collector.
This painting is signed on the front and includes my Certificate of Authenticity.
Artist Preston M. Smith (PMS) found himself cross-eyed and with no depth perception as a child. This was the "lens" through which he developed his unique visual perspective of the world, which he now shares as a painter. Graduating from Gonzaga University with a Bachelors Degree in Fine Art/Theater Arts, Preston then moved to Los Angeles where he has since worked for over a decade as a fine artist. Preston’s work can best be categorized as having a mixture of both abstract and figurative styles, many times within the same...read more