Night scenes fascinate me and I paint them often. The play of light from so many sources is both challenging and rewarding to work with. I don't paint the trees, I paint the light that shapes the trees. This piece is a classic example of my loose style and brushwork.

- Chris Wagner

Color of Night

Acrylic painting on stretched canvas
Finished black edges
Varnished and Ready to hang

Signed on front

30" h x 48" w x 1.5" d
10 lbs. 0 oz.



Chris Wagner
New Bern, North Carolina

Getting to Know Chris

Chris Wagner uses color to express his unique vision of the people and places around him. He currently lives in North Carolina and enjoys keeping up with artists from around the world through Facebook. In his work, he tries to focus on subjects that contrast lights and darks. He recently found inspiration in the way a strong back light created amazing shapes and shadows.