Wednesday, March 18, 2015

André Rieu, le maestro de Maestricht

"André Rieu, Le Maestro de Maestricht", in Van Gogh style by Nop Briex (detail). Original full size 60 x 50 cm, hand painted digital oil.


Thursday, March 12, 2015

Trees between Riel and Gilze

"Trees between Riel and Gilze", The Netherlands. Royal Talens Water Mixable Oil on MDF 40 x 30 cm. Today's last sunlight beams, golden hour around 6 PM.




Wednesday, March 11, 2015

The Party tent at Blenheim Palace

"The party tent at Blenheim Palace", Woodstock (UK). ArtRage painting (120 x 60 cm) based on a photo which I took during my visit to the honey colored stone estate where Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was born on November 30, 1874.


Sea tug "Holland" in Rotterdam

Impression of the sea tug "Holland" with the Swan Bridge in the back. Oil painting on MDF, 50 x 30 cm by Nop Briex


Sunday, March 8, 2015

Visiti to the National Gallery

"Visit to the National Gallery", London. Speed painted with oil on MDF, 42 x 52 cm. It feels so free to speed paint as fast as possible... For sale via Fine Art America and Fine Art England



Field cross at Eyserhalte

A field cross along the road at the Eyserhalte, a hill top between Wittem and Eys in the Netherlands. The poplars in the background and hills make the landscape very un-Dutch. Oil on MDF, 80 x 40,5 cm. For sale!




Monday, March 2, 2015

Winter light at the Wilhelmina Singel, Maastricht


"Winter light at the Wilhelmina Singel", Wyck-Maastricht. What a sunny Sunday it was... Oil on MDF, 50 x 40 cm. Painting is for sale.


Écluse chez Petit-Lanaye


"Écluse chez Petit-Lanaye", few kilometers south of Maastricht. The water level behind the sluice is 14 meters lower. Oil on MDF, 50 x 40 cm. Behind the sluice the water level is 14 meters lower. Painting by Nop Briex. For sale.

Field road near Elkenrade

"Field road near Elkenrade", Elkenrade, The Netherlands. Thunderstorm is approaching late June. Inspired by a photo made by Fred Fouarge though I added the thunderstorm to make the painting more dynamic.

The field at top left is a sugar carrot field, the light green fields are rye, the yellow crops are wheat.

Royal Talens Water Mixable Oil on MDF, 265 x 470 mm