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Painting

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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L'Atlas, Bridge over the trouble water, Painting

L'Atlas

Bridge over the trouble water, 2019
59.1 x 59.1 x 2 inch
Painting

$18,213

Yrak, Immergée, Painting

Yrak

Immergée, 2018
55.1 x 55.1 x 2 inch
Painting

$5,652

Luis Martins dit L7Matrix, Floreat, Painting

Luis Martins dit L7Matrix

Floreat, 2020
55.1 x 70.9 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$7,160

KiKo, Balloon girl, Painting

KiKo

Balloon girl, 2021
28.7 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$2,135

Daru, Panneau "Sans interdits la vie n'a pas de sens !", Painting

Daru

Panneau "Sans interdits la vie n'a pas de sens !", 2021
34.3 x 34.3 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,261

C215, Yoda Master, Painting

C215

Yoda Master, 2020
62.2 x 56.3 x 2 inch
Painting

10,000 - $ 15,000

Onemizer, Sans Titre - Onemizer x Piotre, Painting

Onemizer

Sans Titre - Onemizer x Piotre, 2020
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$14,445

Rico Sab, Basic sonic, Painting

Rico Sab

Basic sonic, 2021
23.6 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$352

Daniel Castan, Piétons sur Braodway, Painting

Daniel Castan

Piétons sur Braodway, 2021
23.6 x 23.6 x 1.4 inch
Painting

$1,507

Bernard Saint-Maxent, Kenzo 02.04.21, Painting

Bernard Saint-Maxent

Kenzo 02.04.21, 2021
11.8 x 9.8 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$352

Nathanael Koffi, Stillborn (reprise), Painting

Nathanael Koffi

Stillborn (reprise), 2021
51.2 x 38.2 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,512

JonOne, Preserved conserved, Painting

JonOne

Preserved conserved, 2020
39.4 x 33.1 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$21,981

Valerie Marty, Box - Haute Voltige, Painting

Valerie Marty

Box - Haute Voltige, 2021
8.3 x 6.3 x 2 inch
Painting

Sold

Robert Combas, Rouget d'origine noble dorée (en collaboration avec Jean-Luc Parant), Painting

Robert Combas

Rouget d'origine noble dorée (en collaboration avec Jean-Luc Parant), 2020
17.9 x 13.6 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$23,489

Sylvie Guyomard, Accumulation XXIX (SG202), Painting

Sylvie Guyomard

Accumulation XXIX (SG202), 2020
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$3,015

Ronald Hunter, Yellow panels original, Painting

Ronald Hunter

Yellow panels original, 2021
23.6 x 59.1 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$641

Antonino Puliafico, Crepitio di foglie, Painting

Antonino Puliafico

Crepitio di foglie, 2021
35.4 x 31.5 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,633

MAM, Enjoy your life, Painting

MAM

Enjoy your life, 2018
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.4 inch
Painting

$1,382

Jo Di Bona, Serge, Painting

Jo Di Bona

Serge, 2021
38.2 x 51.2 x 2 inch
Painting

5,000 - $ 10,000

Nicolas Dubreuille, Sans Titre Ref (283), Painting

Nicolas Dubreuille

Sans Titre Ref (283), 2021
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$4,899

S2Bart, Box LV Surf, Painting

S2Bart

Box LV Surf, 2021
27.2 x 19.3 x 2 inch
Painting

$1,068

Keny, Success story, Painting

Keny

Success story, 2021
59.1 x 59.1 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$2,135

Martine Fauve Dechavanne, Chaleureuse rencontre, Painting

Martine Fauve Dechavanne

Chaleureuse rencontre, 2021
31.5 x 31.5 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$2,261

Keymi, Ce fût l'euphorie, Painting

Keymi

Ce fût l'euphorie, 2021
25.6 x 21.3 x 2 inch
Painting

$691

Nicolas Monjo, Morceaux choisis, Painting

Nicolas Monjo

Morceaux choisis, 2021
35 x 45.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$2,010

Gabriela Lavezzari, Nuit claire à la campagne (triptyque), Painting

Gabriela Lavezzari

Nuit claire à la campagne (triptyque), 2021
35.4 x 70.9 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$4,396

Leslie Berthet Laval, Blue City I, Painting

Leslie Berthet Laval

Blue City I, 2021
31.5 x 31.5 inch
Painting

$3,216

Marian Williams, Dali Dada - Quadriptych 1, Painting

Marian Williams

Dali Dada - Quadriptych 1, 2021
19.3 x 19.3 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$377

Yann Guinchan, Sans titre - TAF668758, Painting

Yann Guinchan

Sans titre - TAF668758, 2021
38.2 x 51.2 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,068

Gina Vor, Moonlight, Painting

Gina Vor

Moonlight, 2018
11.8 x 9.4 x 0.2 inch
Painting

$241 $301

Liora, Black Hole 20, Painting

Liora

Black Hole 20, 2021
27.6 x 27.6 inch
Painting

$1,118

Sophie Petetin, Dansez Jolis Poissons, Painting

Sophie Petetin

Dansez Jolis Poissons, 2021
31.5 x 31.5 x 1 inch
Painting

$1,752

Laurent Bouro, Les arbres 1.7, Painting

Laurent Bouro

Les arbres 1.7, 2021
31.5 x 31.5 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$3,140

Gabrielle Rul, Les pensées, Painting

Gabrielle Rul

Les pensées, 2021
29.9 x 22 inch
Painting

$754

Alexandra Battezzati, Le bonheur du saule pleureur, Painting

Alexandra Battezzati

Le bonheur du saule pleureur, 2019
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$4,899

Antoine Josse, Ma part d'ombre, Painting

Antoine Josse

Ma part d'ombre, 2021
15.7 x 15.7 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$942

Florence Dussuyer, Paula, Painting

Florence Dussuyer

Paula, 2020
39.4 x 39.4 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$5,652

Bze Bzeland, Constellation, Painting

Bze Bzeland

Constellation, 2021
8.3 x 11.8 inch
Painting

$188

Thierry Zdzieblo, ZDZ1105, Painting

Thierry Zdzieblo

ZDZ1105, 2021
39.4 x 39.4 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$3,077

Tracey Adams, Why I wake up early, Painting

Tracey Adams

Why I wake up early, 2017
40 x 40 inch
Painting

$7,531

Olivier Debré, Ocre foncé trace violet, Painting

Olivier Debré

Ocre foncé trace violet, 1967
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.6 inch
Painting

25,000 - $ 50,000

Raluca Vulcan, Café Odessa, Painting

Raluca Vulcan

Café Odessa, 2021
35 x 45.7 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$4,333

Aurélie Lafourcade, Nu sur mur gratté, Painting

Aurélie Lafourcade

Nu sur mur gratté, 2020
55.1 x 31.5 inch
Painting

$4,120

Pierrick Tual, Mas du Midi, Painting

Pierrick Tual

Mas du Midi, 2021
19.7 x 19.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,382

Maryse Chatron Kriloff, Spectre Solaire, Painting

Maryse Chatron Kriloff

Spectre Solaire, 2021
39.4 x 39.4 inch
Painting

$2,361

Arvid Boecker, #1409, Painting

Arvid Boecker

#1409, 2021
19.7 x 15.7 x 2.2 inch
Painting

$3,548

Muriel Averos, Pause Deauville, Painting

Muriel Averos

Pause Deauville, 2021
25.6 x 36 inch
Painting

$1,959

Mr. Brainwash, Love in in The Air Miami, Painting

Mr. Brainwash

Love in in The Air Miami, 2019
30 x 22 inch
Painting

$8,000

Daniel Despothuis, Peinture N°20, Painting

Daniel Despothuis

Peinture N°20, 2005
31.9 x 25.6 inch
Painting

$1,256

André Bielen, L'Ecoute Intérieure, Painting

André Bielen

L'Ecoute Intérieure, 2021
15.7 x 31.5 inch
Painting

$2,763

tizlu, Silent Observer I, Painting

tizlu

Silent Observer I, 2021
27.6 x 9.8 inch
Painting

Sold

Dann Aubert, Plexi’ Dann 2021. 04. 20, Painting

Dann Aubert

Plexi’ Dann 2021. 04. 20, 2021
19.7 x 27.6 inch
Painting

$2,211

Thomas Loyatho, Uhartea (L’île), Painting

Thomas Loyatho

Uhartea (L’île), 2020
41.7 x 63.8 x 1 inch
Painting

$3,329

Poonam Choudhary, I made a resolve, Painting

Poonam Choudhary

I made a resolve, 2021
24 x 18 x 2 inch
Painting

$250

Enaer, Jeu de main, Painting

Enaer

Jeu de main, 2019
57.5 x 38.2 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$1,759

Nikolaos Schizas, Welcome spring, Painting

Nikolaos Schizas

Welcome spring, 2021
45.7 x 57.5 inch
Painting

$5,069

Ziegler T, My Kid Just Ruined My Banksy III (Turquoise), Painting

Ziegler T

My Kid Just Ruined My Banksy III (Turquoise), 2021
29.9 x 22 inch
Painting

Sold

Âme Sauvage, Le sage d'or, Painting

Âme Sauvage

Le sage d'or, 2021
28.7 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$816

Our recommendations Valérie Auriel, Jeune fille au jardin, Painting

Valérie Auriel

Jeune fille au jardin, 2020
13.8 x 10.6 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$352

Jean Rouzaud, Sans titre, Painting

Jean Rouzaud

Sans titre, 2007
51.2 x 38.2 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$2,261

Sarah White Napurrurla, Janmarda Jukurrpa (Bush Onion Dreaming), Painting

Sarah White Napurrurla

Janmarda Jukurrpa (Bush Onion Dreaming), 2017
48 x 24 inch
Painting

$2,261

Spaco, Flower Anarchy, Painting

Spaco

Flower Anarchy, 2021
7.9 x 7.9 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$138

Marie-Edmée Séguin, Il Est Temps De Rallumer Les Etoiles n°26, Painting

Marie-Edmée Séguin

Il Est Temps De Rallumer Les Etoiles n°26, 2019
28.7 x 59.1 inch
Painting

$3,567

Ralph Resch, Ré, Painting

Ralph Resch

Ré, 2020
31.9 x 45.7 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$1,244

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