Architecture paintings

Painting of the Lion at Trfalgar Square

The Lion’s perspective, a Trafalgar Square Painting

The lions stand guard around Nelson’s Column in this Trafalgar Square painting. They would still be impressive sculptures without this association. Lying, sphinx like, atop a raised plinths. You have to look up at them, they command respect. At this angle, the lion seemingly stands guard over the National Portrait Gallery which appears like a …

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Abstract painting inspired by the architecture of the Gherkin, London. ©2012 - Cathy Read - The Inner Structure of an Idea- Mixed media -76x56cm

Abstract architecture painting of the Week – Inner Structure of an Idea

Inner Stucture of an idea is my first attempt at a painting this size. It was a pivotal moment when I realised I needed to go large. Looking at abstract architecture painting, it’s tempting to wonder where it is. Speculation is fun but that would diminish the picture’s value. Inspiration comes from everywhere. Sometimes, it’s …

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