they couldn't beat me at my worst
Oil Paint, Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 45cm (H) x 65cm (W) x 3cm (D) / 17.7" (H) x 25.6" (W) x 1.2" (D)
Note: Actual colours may vary due to photography & computer settings.
Estimated delivery for this item is between 06 October - 11 October.
This item ships from United Kingdom
Please note that this item is unframed and will be shipped flat
About the art
This is part of my 'A Common Metaphor' series of paintings, from 2020, mostly done during lockdowns. The colour palettes for these pieces are inspired by imagined landscapes and the sky. The naming convention I used for them is that the titles are song lyrics. The reason for that is because the inspiration behind the series itself was noticing that the weather is a common metaphor for happiness in music: especially in relation to the sky / the sun / the weather. The titles are in lower-case because it communicates the opposite of upper-case; where capital letters have a shouty effect, lower-case has a quiet confidence.
Based in: Leicestershire
Lewis Buttery’s works are mostly about mental health and social class. His style, as a result, is like a mix of expressionism and street art.
Lewis was born in Leicester, UK and was introduced to the art world by local charity Soft Touch Arts in 2013 - after dropping out of …
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