International and published artist, Maude McDonald, picked up her first paint brush at the age of eight… from a little wooden painter's box received as a gift (which she still keeps in her studio).
Self taught until the age of 20, she was accepted into the Museum of Fine Arts Academy in Houston. She continued her studies in France and Holland.
Her work is immediately recognized by its strong composition and bold color. Her nudes are often depicted in the surrealism genre, displaying the human in its most vulnerable and...read more