Paul Black (1951-2014)
…A native Maine painter, is well known for his masterful winter scenes of Portland’s Old Port neighborhoods, and oil paintings of the Monhegan landscape.
Following a B.A. in Art from the University of Maine, Black began painting the Maine landscape in 1980, and enjoyed annual trips to Monhegan Island.
His works have been featured in many galleries from Maine to California.
…Has built a following with his large-scale nighttime and atmospheric cityscapes, particularly in and around the Boston area, and works from his studio in South Natick.
Works by modern masters such as John Singer Sargent and Winslow Homer, as well as contemporary painters like Lucien Freud, continue to greatly influence his work.
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