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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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Fabrice Rebeyrolle, Mon enfance à Auvers sur Oise, l'Eglise 4, Painting

Fabrice Rebeyrolle

Mon enfance à Auvers sur Oise, l'Eglise 4, 2020
37 x 29.3 inch
Painting

$8,440

Anne-Marie Cutolo, Enfance n°72, Painting

Anne-Marie Cutolo

Enfance n°72, 2012
45.7 x 35 inch
Painting

$3,351

Vitaliy Lishko, Untitled / Unique, Painting

Vitaliy Lishko

Untitled / Unique, 2021
17.3 x 23.6 x 2.4 inch
Painting

$3,214 $4,592

Jean-Gilles Badaire, L'arbre bleu, Painting

Jean-Gilles Badaire

L'arbre bleu, 2018
39.4 x 31.9 inch
Painting

$4,964

Bernard Pelligand, Je ne suis pas bête, Painting

Bernard Pelligand

Je ne suis pas bête, 1997
24.2 x 20.1 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$496

Marcos Brêtas, Sans titre, Painting

Marcos Brêtas

Sans titre, 2020
63.8 x 51.2 inch
Painting

$9,929

Lucio Forte, Luce, Painting

Lucio Forte

Luce, 2020
8.3 x 7.9 x 0 inch
Painting

$105

Tanc, Sans titre, Painting

Tanc

Sans titre, 2021
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$8,688

Daniela Pasqualini, Paesaggio Poetico XXVI b, Painting

Daniela Pasqualini

Paesaggio Poetico XXVI b, 2021
24 x 24 x 1 inch
Painting

$600

Alejandro Moretti, The Molecules Of Spring, Painting

Alejandro Moretti

The Molecules Of Spring, 2021
29.5 x 35.4 x 0.6 inch
Painting

$621 $1,551

Patrick Salamone, Plexy2020Sp N°1001, Painting

Patrick Salamone

Plexy2020Sp N°1001, 2020
31.5 x 31.5 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,961

Giusy Lauriola, Immensity, Painting

Giusy Lauriola

Immensity, 2021
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.4 inch
Painting

$2,855

Corine Lescop, Prunier Blanc, Painting

Corine Lescop

Prunier Blanc, 2020
27.6 x 39.4 x 1 inch
Painting

$3,103

Meteo Meteo, Sans Titre, Painting

Meteo Meteo

Sans Titre, 2021
15.7 x 15.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$310

Didier Chastan, And now 8, Painting

Didier Chastan

And now 8, 2020
47.2 x 43.3 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$2,482

Giorgio Lo Fermo, Geometrical Abstract Composition, Painting

Giorgio Lo Fermo

Geometrical Abstract Composition, 2020
13 x 18.9 x 0.1 inch
Painting

$745

Viktoria Ganhao, Desire, Painting

Viktoria Ganhao

Desire, 2021
27.6 x 39.4 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,613

Larisa Safaryan, Untitled X, Painting

Larisa Safaryan

Untitled X, 2021
58 x 46 x 3 inch
Painting

$14,000

Tiago Magro, Yang, Painting

Tiago Magro

Yang, 2020
84 x 84 inch
Painting

$18,000

Joëlle Darmon, Atlantide I, Painting

Joëlle Darmon

Atlantide I, 2019
11.8 x 35.4 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$2,426

Sean Ward, Marilyn Monroe, Painting

Sean Ward

Marilyn Monroe, 2018
24 x 24 x 2 inch
Painting

$950

Leslie Merrill, Rejoice, Painting

Leslie Merrill

Rejoice, 2019
36 x 36 x 1.5 inch
Painting

$3,600

Miriam Aroeste, Todavia te espero - I'm still waiting for you, Painting

Miriam Aroeste

Todavia te espero - I'm still waiting for you, 2021
20 x 20 x 2 inch
Painting

$1,500

Jill Danahey, Shadows Seascape, Painting

Jill Danahey

Shadows Seascape, 2021
48 x 60 x 2 inch
Painting

$2,200

Caslon Bevington, Untitled, Painting

Caslon Bevington

Untitled, 2019
19 x 11 inch
Painting

$1,500

Julia Ross, Abstract window to another world, Painting

Julia Ross

Abstract window to another world, 2021
40 x 60 x 1.5 inch
Painting

$5,800

Aude Herlédan, Utopia II, Painting

Aude Herlédan

Utopia II, 2021
39.4 x 94.5 inch
Painting

$23,581

Sjaak Korsten, Mountain, Painting

Sjaak Korsten

Mountain, 2021
17.7 x 17.7 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$2,730

Renaud Delorme, Jennifer Lawrence, Painting

Renaud Delorme

Jennifer Lawrence, 2020
44.9 x 33.1 x 2.4 inch
Painting

$14,893

Little Ricky, Dream Project #1, Painting

Little Ricky

Dream Project #1, 2018
75 x 60 x 1 inch
Painting

$4,800

Olga Timganova, Silenzio, Painting

Olga Timganova

Silenzio, 2021
31.5 x 63 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$4,220

Paddy Cohn, Rhapsody, Painting

Paddy Cohn

Rhapsody, 2021
40 x 60 x 1 inch
Painting

$5,500

Arman, Starry Night: Van Gogh, Painting

Arman

Starry Night: Van Gogh, 1992
55.1 x 73 x 5.1 inch
Painting

$68,261

Daniela Naumann, Dusty Edition- cyclone, Painting

Daniela Naumann

Dusty Edition- cyclone, 2020
31.5 x 23.6 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$3,475

Kelly Gowan, Wanderlust Chill, Painting

Kelly Gowan

Wanderlust Chill, 2021
30 x 60 x 1.5 inch
Painting

$1,800

Christophe Arbieu, Malaparte I, Painting

Christophe Arbieu

Malaparte I, 2015
59.1 x 59.1 inch
Painting

$5,213

Manar Ali Hassan Galvani, Ode to Beirut – Figure 6, Painting

Manar Ali Hassan Galvani

Ode to Beirut – Figure 6, 2020
16.5 x 11.7 inch
Painting

$75

Nikola Cabadaj, Silvergreen, Painting

Nikola Cabadaj

Silvergreen, 2021
31.5 x 31.5 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,468

Edouard Prulhiere, Black painting with 3 holes and duct tape, Painting

Edouard Prulhiere

Black painting with 3 holes and duct tape, 1995
50 x 50.4 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$10,549

Michelino Iorizzo, Geisha, Painting

Michelino Iorizzo

Geisha, 2019
24 x 24.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$5,461

Marcelo Mendonça, Censura, Painting

Marcelo Mendonça

Censura, 2021
37 x 52.8 x 2.8 inch
Painting

$2,420

Ola-Dele Kuku, Noah’s Grief (relapsed series IV/IV) build images, Painting

Ola-Dele Kuku

Noah’s Grief (relapsed series IV/IV) build images, 1998
31.5 x 47.2 x 0 inch
Painting

$17,872

E. X JING, 1958 Poissons Fish, Painting

E. X JING

1958 Poissons Fish, 1958
11.8 x 18.5 inch
Painting

$3,661

Plamen Bonev, Wind I, Painting

Plamen Bonev

Wind I, 2021
31.5 x 39.4 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,613

Pascal Konan, le blakiste 1, Painting

Pascal Konan

le blakiste 1, 2020
27.6 x 19.7 inch
Painting

$993

Plamen Kirilov, Somewhere in the time V, Painting

Plamen Kirilov

Somewhere in the time V, 2020
51.2 x 39.4 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,613

Thierry Auger, Le Mans, Painting

Thierry Auger

Le Mans, 2020
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.6 inch
Painting

$2,482

Noé Two, Yaoundé, Painting

Noé Two

Yaoundé, 2016
55.1 x 55.1 x 2 inch
Painting

$39,716

Pierre Muckensturm, Croix 20.10 P (Abstract painting), Painting

Pierre Muckensturm

Croix 20.10 P (Abstract painting), 2020
92.9 x 92.9 inch
Painting

$12,753

Marc Duran, The servant, Painting

Marc Duran

The servant, 2020
40 x 24.8 inch
Painting

$1,489

Tania Dibbs, Unrecognizable Landscape, Painting

Tania Dibbs

Unrecognizable Landscape, 2019
48 x 80 x 2 inch
Painting

$17,500

ASKO, Sans titre, Painting

ASKO

Sans titre, 2020
31.5 x 23.6 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$730

Clara Castagné, Irlande, Painting

Clara Castagné

Irlande, 2020
20.7 x 16.7 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$993

Cressanne, Pensées, Painting

Cressanne

Pensées, 2020
5.9 x 5.9 x 0.2 inch
Painting

$174

Joëlle Rousselet, Paysage d'âme, Painting

Joëlle Rousselet

Paysage d'âme, 2019
47.2 x 31.5 x 0.2 inch
Painting

$3,972

Madame, Le vent, Painting

Madame

Le vent, 2017
20.9 x 20.9 x 7.1 inch
Painting

$1,787

André-Pierre Arnal, Sans Titre, Painting

André-Pierre Arnal

Sans Titre, 1990
16.1 x 13 x 0.1 inch
Painting

$2,234

Ismaël Kachtihi del Moral, Caresses II, Painting

Ismaël Kachtihi del Moral

Caresses II, 2011
7.9 x 7.9 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$559

Andrew Wallas, Nom the one, Painting

Andrew Wallas

Nom the one, 2016
39.4 x 39.4 inch
Painting

$3,041

Utopia, Bubble of street 1, Painting

Utopia

Bubble of street 1, 2020
38.6 x 57.7 x 0.8 inch
Painting

$1,430

Mélanie Jane Bide, Mes yeux sont ici, Painting

Mélanie Jane Bide

Mes yeux sont ici, 2020
11.8 x 11.8 inch
Painting

$683

Anna Novika, Passerelle 2, Painting

Anna Novika

Passerelle 2, 2020
19.7 x 19.7 x 0.4 inch
Painting

$856

Naen, C1155, Painting

Naen

C1155, 2020
7.5 x 7.5 inch
Painting

$236

Jo Di Bona, Out of the Black, Painting

Jo Di Bona

Out of the Black, 2017
39.4 x 39.4 x 1.2 inch
Painting

$5,461

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