Landscapes

AFREMOV LANDSCAPES

The Colors of the rain

For centuries, people have searched a reflection of their inner state in the surrounding world. Expressing serenity and rapture through a picture of a sunlit valley covered with flowers or painting dismal stormy landscapes when feeling blue is a common practice among artists. Since this painting genre emerged, the world has changed and so has the landscape itself. The rapid pace of urbanization gave birth to a new type of landscape painting called cityscape. After all, an intricate mixture of street traffic, architecture and city lights can be just as emotional and revealing as views of nature. And in a few minutes you’ll see it with your own eyes.

From small scenes to big art

If you love contemporary art, you probably heard about Leonid Afremov, one of the most famous landscape painting artists in the world. His passion for this particular genre is no coincidence. In his life of work, Afremov has travelled a lot from Western Europe to South America. He visited numerous cities and each left a trace on canvas. Being a very sensitive and imaginative person, Afremov is capable of noticing beauty in simple things and capturing it with his skillful hand. 

While others go by the old school trying to copy magnificent views and memorable showplaces, Leonid indulges in depicting quiet park alleys lined cozily with trees and lanterns, rain-soaked sidewalks mirroring dozens of street lights, nameless old arch bridges lost in reeds – something too unremarkable for most people to even pay attention. The best way to describe his manner is to say that he paints small, but with a big heart. Afremov paintings are spontaneous impressions put into color and shape, magical moments of life caught in their passing. 

This unpretentious approach gives his works a special sense of intimacy. They are simple and understandable to every viewer, yet uniquely charming and easily recognizable at first sight. And most importantly, they radiate positive energy and create a happy, cozy atmosphere in the room where you choose to hang one! Leonid believes that sharing good emotions through art makes the world a better place. And browsing his online gallery, it’s hard to disagree!

The other side of the landscape

What looks like a cheerful splash of motley strokes on the outside, though, takes hours of strenuous work behind the scenes. Based on Impressionist traditions, Leonid Afremov has developed his own painting manner and keeps improving it with every new picture. In a few words, it can be described as following:

  • Mixing a rich palette of vibrant colors to convey the feeling of peace and joy.
  • Using the Impasto technique (applying paint in layers of varied thickness) to create a three-dimensional sense.
  • Painting with a palette knife to achieve versatile creative effects. 

Taken separately, these are just technical aspects that don’t ring any bells to mere mortals. But combined together, they create an irresistible visual and emotional appeal inherent to Afremov landscapes. In the long run, the way we express ourselves with the help of oil and brushes comes down to a set of artistic means, but if you have nothing to say it doesn’t matter how well you paint. 

Afremov’s huge art collection hosts some truly beautiful landscapes of the world painted in different places at different times. Here you’ll find both classic landscapes depicting forests, fields and lakes and contemporary cityscapes taking you on a colorful trip across the globe. They are waiting for their ideal viewer and hope to settle on your wall!

 


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SKU  Nombre del producto    Precio   
1141287 WINTER SUN
  • Today price: $249.00
1057186 GREEN MOOD CORNER
  • Today price: $199.00
1141594 BALLOON PARK
  • Today price: $249.00
1130318 TWO BOATS
  • Today price: $239.00
1057199 STROLLING IN THE RAIN
  • Today price: $199.00
1057200 GLOWING SUMMER
  • Today price: $199.00
1131282 WINTER ALLEY
  • Today price: $239.00
1101359 BALLOON REFLECTIONS
  • Today price: $149.00
1050194 AUTUMN CALM
  • Today price: $199.00
1057218 STRONG NIGHT LIGHT
  • Today price: $199.00
1102069 LONELY BICYCLE IN THE PARK
  • Today price: $239.00
1082481 WINTER EMOTION
  • Today price: $199.00
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Testimonials
A little while I go I received the painting I ordered: "When Dreams Come True" and it is absolutely beautiful. Seeing it in person cannot compare to the picture. It is already framed and on my wall and every time I look at it I become completely captivated!! I fall in love with it all over again. Leonid Afremov is an amazing artist, his paintings caught my attention the moment I saw them. I'm so happy to have one of them in my home!! I have no complains with the service. They gave me all the appropriate information and details. When I sent a message with a question it was answered swiftly and clearly. The painting was sent in the time frame they told me it would and it arrived exactly on the day they said it would. So I'm really happy with the service in general. I'm already looking into buy another one, It is just so difficult to chose!! Their are so many beautiful painting from where to choose!
Priscila Leandro, jul 7, 2015
Вчера получила original oil painting LOST BENCH. Даже прекраснее, чем я ожидала. Браво МАСТЕР!!!
Jelena Karandajeva, ene 30, 2016
Wow ! The colour ia AMAZING, I love both pictures. I will buy more in future and tell my friends about them. They will buy them also, when they see how Amazing the paintings are !
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