Friday, February 06, 2009

urban oils







Well it's been too long since the last post but better late than never I guess.

I finished up on "Astro Boy" with Imagi Studios late last year and now I'm back at DreamWorks designing on one of the upcoming films. I'm not sure how AB is looking but our design team came up with some very cool art last year so now we need to cross our fingers that it makes it to the screen....

Here are a few more of my gallery oils from my 2005 Howard Mandville Gallery show. I also included a pic of how I start these paintings. I usually cover the board in pure cad red light and work like mad to cover the brilliant color before all the cones and rods in my eyes go completely crazy. Not sure if you guys have tried to stare at something that bright, but man is it hard to do. I tend to be bolder with my color when keying off of this bright red.

I am scanning more of my outdoor guoache sketches so I'll try and post those next...

61 comments:

RAWLS said...

Beautiful work my friend... as always. Congrats on the AB movie.. hope it turns out good.

*daisy said...

wow- gorgeous pieces! I love that you start your underpaintings with such a solid bold primary- definitely have me inspired! really dig seeing the progression of the pieces too... : )

LuisNCT said...

the first one lightning is awesome!

Jeremy Elder said...

Allright, I love these! I am glad you posted more. Interesting technique with the cad red too. I will have to try that sometime.

XaviC said...

Really fascinating these oils. The atmosphere you recreate make me travel to the 40's.
Very interesting the fact of starting with this base!?
Maybe you could som day share us a step by step from beginnig to the end from one of this wonderful oil paintings. That would be incredible to see!

Wish to see more of these marvelous pieces!

Mimi Cortazar said...

Awesome!! :)

Food and Drugs said...

I´m stunned.
Thanks for sharing such masterpieces.
Regards

Jeff Harter said...

These are great!

What is the upcoming film, or is it still top secret?

:o)

Marco Bucci said...

amazing work! I can smell the air in these.

pablo pablo said...

Great, beautiful colors!

Mike Milo said...

Your work is breathtaking and endlessly inspirational to me. I am amazed at how much movement you get in to a static panting. Beautiful! Please post more!

Adrian Lubbers said...

These are soooo beautiful. Well worth the weight.

gaurishankar said...

great works.

Alfred Llupia said...

Amazing Samuel!great use of light and brush!really nice artwork!Greetings!

Armand Serrano said...

What can I say, Sam, but these are gorgeous and inspiring. Thanks for sharing.

EDGAR ERNEST said...

i really,really,really like your paintings. Those are really nice man. Very inspiring to me. It makes me wanna draw more.lol. Hey what medium do you use mostly? By the way, If you have a chance ccan you come check out my blog and see what you think? Thanks.

Rustam F. Hasanov said...

Great control of light/color. Love your Sindbad stuff.

Scarlet Verdeja said...

oh man! every time I see your paintings it makes me want to paint right away! its so gorgeous! I love it! what do you use to do these oil paintings? Is it just brushes?

Richard Smitheman said...

Amazing work, love them.

Parka said...

Wow. These are really great. The details are amazing, especially in the zoom in.

Alina Chau said...

STunning!

joe said...

hey sam,
this is joe kim from griseldas class. just wanted to say thanks for taking your time and checking out our work. i would email you but it seems like you keep that top secret! hope we stay in contact, thanks again.
- joe

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Ame said...

what can I say?
these works are AWESOME!
great, great work!

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Shawn Scott Palmer said...

Hi Sam. Love your work. It's very inspirational for me. Thanks for putting a link to my blog on your site...I'm very honored. BTW, I used to work briefly with your brother-in-law Mario. Tell him I said hello the next time you see him.

Mr.Breadcrumbs said...

simply beautiful

Jordan Lamarre-Wan said...

these are amazing!!

Damion009 said...

MY GOD!!! OK dude!!! WOW!!! people can go there hole live with out seeing something this good. simply beautiful!!! your artwork is top of the line awesome... in short, just looking at your ARTWORK makes me an better artist!!!

Sami said...

Amazing...

abhishek singh said...

i love the way u block ur paintings and
my God how they morph into these bEAUtiful expressive images
:)
big fan

jeremy Charpentier said...

really yours oil paintings are wonderfull!! love so much...

sami in chains said...

I don't have words to describe what I feel after looking at your work. I would need something highly superlative to start describing what I feel about your work. In absolute love with the paintings.

siete said...

¡Fantastic paintings, Samuel, I love all them...!

Regards.


Enrique.

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Tan said...

Truly amazing paintings! I could definitely picture them in my apartment.

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Well, what a SPLENDID work you have here!

I'm a portuguese painter and I'm very impressed with this.

If you want visit my blog and see a discussion that happens there npw, about the actual ways of contemporary art. Use the translator tool to turn the portuguese in english and you'll see.

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Don Coker said...

Love your work, Samuel! Especially the train stuff. Very cool.

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Damn your stuff is good!
ugh!
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galvinator said...

outstanding work

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Excellent work.

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thank you for you to make me learn more,thank you∩0∩ ........................................

Sam said...

That style of yours, covering the board in red, I really liked that part. And that kicks me with some idea, too. ;)

Céline said...

Fascinating work!
The light is beautiful, everything seems to be huge ...

Vincent Mahé said...

great paintings? i like the atmosphere.

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Really like urban oil series. Colors, overall atmosphere

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Thomas Fluharty said...

HI Samuel, I found you blog and must say I've been GREATLY inspired by your Oils and imagery. VERY BEAUTIFUL work. Wonderfully unique!!!
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