Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Autumn light over the Queen Emma Square, Maastricht

Autumn light over the Queen Emma Square in Maastricht. Once painted digitally, tonight speed painted with oil on MDF, 50 x 40 cm.

Herstlicht over het Koningin Emmaplein te Maastricht. Ooit een keer digitaal geschilderd, vandaag middels 'snelschilderen' gemaakt met olieverf op MDF, 50 x 40 cm



Monday, September 29, 2014

Rain on the Harbour Dike in Tilburg

"Rain on the Harbour Dike", Tilburg. Oil on MDF, 50 x 40 cm. The painting was created during the annual art fair in Tilburg where I gave a speed painting demonstration.

"Regen op de Havendijk", Tilburg. Olieverf op MDF, 50 x 40 cm. Het schilderij is gemaakt tijdens de jaarlijkse kunstmarkt in Tilburg alwaar ik deze 'snelschilder' demonstratie gaf.



Art Fair Nieuwlandstraat in Tilburg

"Warm Autumn light in the Nieuwlandstraat", oil on MDF, 50 x 40 cm. Painted this one 'en plein air' during the annual art fair in Tilburg.

"Warm herfstlicht in de Nieuwlandstraat", olieverf op MDF, 50 x 40 cm. Geschilderd in de openlucht tijdens de jaarlijkse kunstmarkt in Tilburg.


Thursday, September 18, 2014

Scott Monument in Princess Street

"Princess Street Edinburgh", Scotland. Oil on MDF, 40 x 50 cm. Painted on Scotland Independence Referendum Day.


Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Monday, September 15, 2014

Fort Saint-Ange in Malta

"Fort Saint-Ange in Malta", by Nop Briex. Oil on MDF, 50 x 24 cm.

Once I was in Malta for holidays. Today I pained Fort Saint-Ange, situated at the opposite of the Grand Harbour in Valletta. Commission painting for a Maltese origin Dutch customer.






Saturday, September 13, 2014

Plein air peinture á Liège

Today I went plein air painting in the francophone Belgian city Liège and painted two views from the Pont des Arches.

"Quai-sûr-Meuse", Nop Briex. Oil on MDF, 30 x 40 cm. Sketch oil.


"View from Pont des Arches", Nop Briex. Oil on MDF, 40 x 40 cm.

With the Passerelle Saucy foot/bike bridge in front, the Finance Tower and the Inter-Allied Memorial Church of the Sacred Heart in the back ground. A hazy Saturday morning, September 13, 2014

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Goojen aovundj Berg aan de Maas !

"Goojen aovundj Berg aan de Maas!" (Good evening Berg along the Meuse!). Oil on MDF, 40 x 30 cm. The river Meuse with it's river car ferry, the village Berg aan de Maas with its church, all in Summer sunset light.

Painted for a good friend who is born and still lives in this pretty tiny Meuse village.


Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Warm Summer sunset light over the Kloveniersburgwal Amsterdam

Warm Summer sunset light over the Kloveniersburgwal, Amsterdam. Oil on MDF, 40 x 30 cm. Pictured last Sunday, painted today...




Saturday, September 6, 2014

Battersea Power Plant London

"Battersea Power Plant London", oil on MDF 50 x40 cm. Studio painting in impressionist almost fauvist Albert Marquet style. Seen in London for the first time in 1972 and during my Summer stay in 2014, painted at home.


Wet Trafalgar Square at dusk, London

"Wet Trafalgar Square at dusk", by Nop Briex 2014. Oil on MDF, 24 x 30 cm
One of my favorite sites in London...