Winds of MandalayWes Sumrall
Oil painting on Stretched canvas
Finished white edges
Varnished and Ready to hang
Signed on back
24 " h x 15 " w x 2 " d |3 lbs. 0 oz.
'Winds of Mandalay' is piece made in response to the recent massacre in Las Vegas. It is a piece embodying chaos and mourning for the innocent people who were killed in that tragedy. And this painting expresses the polarities of beauty and darkness in the midst of our existence.
Wes Sumrall began painting at a young age and enjoys observing nature. As he explains, his work involves studying the nature of light by subduing the nuanced color variations instilled. He has been greatly influenced by Mark Rothko, Barnett Newman and Claude Monet. When he's not painting, he enjoys backpacking, going to music venues, working out and spending time with friends.
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The painting was even more magnificent and impressive than what one imagined with the aid of the Ugallery's website. We are fans of Newman and Rothko and this artwork hit the spot right on. Also, we loved the consistency of Sumrall's portfolio, the way he deals with his style trying to find ways to deliver his truth. We'll keep an eye on him!- I Solas
I love my painting! When I look at it I see calm and I see chaos... it is moving. Thank you!- C Norton