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Artsper has a large selection of modern and contemporary canvas paintings for you to discover, organised under our various headers and themes. Painting has been a means of expression for mankind from Prehistoric times to the modern day, making it a true ambassador for the Fine Arts. Even today, it embodies the visual arts par excellence.

Oil paintings, watercolours, ink washes and even acrylics; there are many different techniques which allow the painter to achieve the desired effect. Mixing pigments with synthetic resin make it acrylic, while adding delicately grinded gum arabic, transform it into gouache and watercolour. In street-art, painting takes shape on walls using spray cans, but painting can adapt to all kinds of supports. Often more frequently used on canvas, paintings can also be created on wood, paper… there are no limits to the surfaces the artist can use it on.

A painting is above all the concept and ideas behind the brushstrokes and the artistic process. With this in mind, two key trends contrast with each other: figurative art and abstract art. However, they are merely two guiding principles amongst the host of pictorial movements which have been developed throughout the years and have come to establish the History of Art. Each of these artistic movements have played their part, often drawing on achievements from the past or by doing the exact opposite of previous techniques. As with Minimalist Painting and Pop-Art, the norms have evolved and they are no longer the same, creating new aesthetics and changing the way we view art.

The practice of painting continues to evolve with the succession of movements and artistic experimentation, as artists become interested in new techniques and try to deal with new issues. Certain artists highlight the importance of colour, whilst others focus on form or light. The Impressionists, for example, gave a great deal of importance to what the eye truly saw, whereas the Surrealists allowed themselves to be guided by their subconscious and the Cubists concentrated on how to depict perspective…

If contemporary art has often been associated with abstract painting, it cannot in any way be reduced to this association. Figurative art is making a comeback on the current art scene and artists are using the style across the world. Contemporary painting is never static and the artworks shown in these pages are proof.

At Artsper, we offer a large and diverse range of paintings, both modern and contemporary, from the best international art galleries. Explore the themes which have fascinated renowned contemporary painters and young artists and discover landscape paintings, portraits, still lifes, nudes and from numerous artistic movements such as Pop Art, Street Art or Outsider Art

For example, discover the Street Art paintings of the famous Shepard Fairey, or the Figuration Libre (free figuration) paintings by Robert Combas, the refined and summery canvases by Marek Okrassa, the colourful and minimalist works of Nicolas Dubreuille, the Conceptual Art of Dominique Blais, or even unsettling portraits by Nathan Chantob, a rising star of the contemporary art scene…

You can also browse by sizes with our selection of small format paintings or large format paintings but also by colours: blue paintings, red paintings, yellow paintings, green paintings, grey paintings, brow paintings....



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Maxwell Boadi, Phone Call, Painting

Maxwell Boadi

Phone Call, 2021
59.7 x 41.9 cm
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€350

Our recommendations Poonam Choudhary, Broken beyond repair, Painting

Poonam Choudhary

Broken beyond repair, 2021
76.2 x 121.9 x 5.1 cm
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€1,162 €930

Jef Aérosol, Children Blue, Painting

Jef Aérosol

Children Blue, 2021
40 x 40 x 3 cm
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€2,700

Jisbar, Mona Gold, Painting

Jisbar

Mona Gold, 2021
50 x 40 x 5 cm
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€1,200

M.Chat, La Liberté (2), Painting

M.Chat

La Liberté (2), 2021
65 x 50 x 0.1 cm
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€2,500

Ralph Resch, Mirage, Painting

Ralph Resch

Mirage, 2021
100 x 65 x 2 cm
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€730

Alice de Miramon, Le singe, Painting

Alice de Miramon

Le singe, 2016
42 x 30 cm
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€900

Antonino Puliafico, Blu Tindari, Painting

Antonino Puliafico

Blu Tindari, 2012
50 x 70 x 2 cm
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€1,500

Rico Sab, Paris Chanel, Painting

Rico Sab

Paris Chanel, 2021
120 x 40 x 2 cm
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€550

Our recommendations Brusk (DMV), Dripping Dog, Painting

Brusk (DMV)

Dripping Dog, 2020
60 x 110 x 2 cm
Painting

€10,000

JonOne, Blowing Up, Painting

JonOne

Blowing Up, 2021
98 x 78 x 3 cm
Painting

€16,900

Onemizer, Clean Area, Painting

Onemizer

Clean Area, 2021
62 x 41 cm
Painting

€3,250

Jérôme Mesnager, Rue du Conventionnel Chiappe (inv. 223), Painting

Jérôme Mesnager

Rue du Conventionnel Chiappe (inv. 223), 2021
49 x 65 x 1 cm
Painting

€950

Martin, Pologne #2, Painting

Martin

Pologne #2, 2017
60 x 60 x 3 cm
Painting

€350

Mr. Brainwash, Balloon girl, Painting

Mr. Brainwash

Balloon girl, 2020
76.2 x 55.9 x 1 cm
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€8,500

Our recommendations Jéko, Nada, Painting

Jéko

Nada, 2019
65 x 50 x 0.2 cm
Painting

€900

Nasty, Paris City - Ones Six, Painting

Nasty

Paris City - Ones Six, 2021
37.5 x 30 x 2.2 cm
Painting

€2,000

Aykaz Arzumanyan, Rose 533, Painting

Aykaz Arzumanyan

Rose 533, 2021
60 x 60 x 3 cm
Painting

€1,200

Âme Sauvage, Au Cœur de l'imaginaire, Painting

Âme Sauvage

Au Cœur de l'imaginaire, 2021
50 x 120 x 2 cm
Painting

€690

Sylvie Eudes, Extase, Painting

Sylvie Eudes

Extase, 2021
30 x 30 x 4 cm
Painting

€750

Ronald Hunter, Traffic Pink, Painting

Ronald Hunter

Traffic Pink, 2021
80 x 80 x 2 cm
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€729

Jonathan Pradillon, Éclat orange rouge marron, Painting

Jonathan Pradillon

Éclat orange rouge marron, 2022
60 x 60 x 1.5 cm
Painting

Sold

Martine Fauve Dechavanne, Une soirée entre amis, Painting

Martine Fauve Dechavanne

Une soirée entre amis, 2020
25 x 75 x 2 cm
Painting

€500

Fat, Donald Ivry, Painting

Fat

Donald Ivry, 2020
60 x 112 x 2 cm
Painting

€3,500

Our recommendations Poonam Choudhary, The life I live, Painting

Poonam Choudhary

The life I live, 2022
76.2 x 121.9 x 3.8 cm
Painting

€715 €572

Gor Avetisyan, Secret Dialogue II, Painting

Gor Avetisyan

Secret Dialogue II, 2022
49 x 30 cm
Painting

€400

Virginia Benedicto, Gabrielle, Painting

Virginia Benedicto

Gabrielle, 2021
30 x 30 x 2 cm
Painting

€580

Nathanael Koffi, Larmes ébène, Painting

Nathanael Koffi

Larmes ébène, 2021
61 x 50 x 2 cm
Painting

€900

Méryl B, MB 52, Painting

Méryl B

MB 52, 2022
100 x 100 x 3 cm
Painting

€850

Shelby, Heart Girl, Painting

Shelby

Heart Girl, 2021
116 x 89 x 4 cm
Painting

€2,600

Antony Squizzato, De mèche, Painting

Antony Squizzato

De mèche, 2022
60 x 60 x 2 cm
Painting

€1,300

Daru, Bang, Painting

Daru

Bang, 2022
6.63 x 15.6 x 0.1 cm
Painting

€500

Spaco, Marilyn Warhol, Painting

Spaco

Marilyn Warhol, 2019
30 x 30 x 2 cm
Painting

€170

Clet Abraham, Il nonno Divieto, Painting

Clet Abraham

Il nonno Divieto, 2017
60 x 60 x 1 cm
Painting

€5,700

Gina Vor, Puzzle 2, Painting

Gina Vor

Puzzle 2, 2021
80 x 60 x 2 cm
Painting

€650 €585

Liora, Blue Horizon 2, Painting

Liora

Blue Horizon 2, 2022
50 x 50 x 2 cm
Painting

€500

Our recommendations Nicolas Fropo de Habart, Froidure, Painting

Nicolas Fropo de Habart

Froidure, 2013
60 x 73 x 2.5 cm
Painting

€1,400

Joanna Glazer, Serene Dancers in a Calm World, Painting

Joanna Glazer

Serene Dancers in a Calm World, 2022
70 x 80 x 1 cm
Painting

€499 €300

Françoise Dugourd-Caput, O'SolEMio, Painting

Françoise Dugourd-Caput

O'SolEMio, 2012
40 x 40 cm
Painting

€440

C215, Hardwood, Painting

C215

Hardwood, 2014
120 x 80 x 3 cm
Painting

€12,000

Our recommendations Meteo Meteo, Sans titre, Painting

Meteo Meteo

Sans titre, 2021
12 x 16 x 0.1 cm
Painting

€49

Stoz, Reply two, Painting

Stoz

Reply two, 2022
60 x 30 x 2 cm
Painting

€280

Artiste Ouvrier, Jagdish jewels, Painting

Artiste Ouvrier

Jagdish jewels, 2013
60 x 40 x 2 cm
Painting

€1,100

Daniela Pasqualini, Behind the Image X, Painting

Daniela Pasqualini

Behind the Image X, 2022
91.4 x 61 x 3.8 cm
Painting

€1,538

Yrak, Note, Painting

Yrak

Note, 2019
200 x 120 x 7 cm
Painting

€6,500

VL., Lanceur au Ballon Skull, Painting

VL.

Lanceur au Ballon Skull, 2022
30 x 21 x 1 cm
Painting

€110 €99

Gabrielle Rul, All the drafts that it takes, Painting

Gabrielle Rul

All the drafts that it takes, 2022
38 x 56 cm
Painting

€600

Stéphane Rime, Les Rivières 1 (Série NoName), Painting

Stéphane Rime

Les Rivières 1 (Série NoName), 2016
120 x 120 x 2 cm
Painting

€1,500

Arsen, Effeuillage, Painting

Arsen

Effeuillage, 2021
36 x 22 x 2 cm
Painting

€500 €425

Jean-Philippe Berger, Flat Iron, Painting

Jean-Philippe Berger

Flat Iron, 2022
30 x 30 x 1 cm
Painting

€140

Albena Vatcheva, Portrait orange, Painting

Albena Vatcheva

Portrait orange, 2022
30 x 30 x 2 cm
Painting

€400 €380

Maxime Andriot, Superman, Painting

Maxime Andriot

Superman, 2021
73 x 99 x 2 cm
Painting

€460

Our recommendations Laurence Chouzenoux, Fable d'Orient, Painting

Laurence Chouzenoux

Fable d'Orient, 2021
92 x 72 x 1 cm
Painting

€4,800

Marian Williams, Love Letters, Painting

Marian Williams

Love Letters, 2022
30 x 30 x 0.5 cm
Painting

€250

L'Atlas, Felicita, Painting

L'Atlas

Felicita, 2021
80 x 80 x 2 cm
Painting

€6,200

Frédérique Barba, Untitled 96, Painting

Frédérique Barba

Untitled 96, 2022
120 x 120 x 2 cm
Painting

€1,500

Tamara Bakhshinyan, Love, Painting

Tamara Bakhshinyan

Love, 2022
50.5 x 50.5 x 2 cm
Painting

€490

Nikolaos Schizas, El bosque de salvación, Painting

Nikolaos Schizas

El bosque de salvación, 2022
140 x 180 cm
Painting

€5,127

Dr. Love, Dream of Love (A tribute to Banksy), Painting

Dr. Love

Dream of Love (A tribute to Banksy), 2021
40 x 30 x 0.2 cm
Painting

€98

Ivan Tzonev, Tête B3, Painting

Ivan Tzonev

Tête B3, 2021
50 x 50 x 3 cm
Painting

€290

Emmanuelle Vroelant, Ciel doré, Painting

Emmanuelle Vroelant

Ciel doré, 2013
50 x 73 x 3 cm
Painting

€1,300

Anthony Ferrero (Wear One), Girafe, Painting

Anthony Ferrero (Wear One)

Girafe, 2020
80 x 60 x 1 cm
Painting

€400

Maude Ovize, Rose, Painting

Maude Ovize

Rose, 2021
80 x 100 x 4 cm
Painting

Sold

Gauthier Bruel, Winter Escape, Painting

Gauthier Bruel

Winter Escape, 2020
100 x 120 x 3 cm
Painting

€1,750

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