Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 90.0cm x 60.0cm (35.5″ x 23.5″)
Looking from the beach towards the horizon in a late afternoon light, I was more conscious of the layers of colour in front of me than physical elements of the landscape and in order to focus on that sensation, I painted those colours in a simple pared back style, avoiding the intrusion of any distracting, figurative content.
Beach Ramble by Gerry Halpin MBE
Gerry Halpin MBE lives and works in Greater Manchester, England. Gerry is an award-winning innovator who paints the landscape from above, an altogether different perspective, from that of looking from the more familiar ground level position. Gerry was appointed MBE in the New Years Honours List 2009 for Services to Arts and Charity. Gerry was until recently the President of Manchester Academy of Fine Arts. Gerry’s work makes a stunning addition to any collection.