Award winning artist, Hollis Richardson is dedicated to creating works of art that are unique, expressive and incorporate the elements of design. His excitement about creating fine art and his extensive experience of creating artwork has given him the confidence to work spontaneously from his imagination, without a plan or visual image to follow. Consequently, it leaves him to work freely, to be creative and to produce art with immediacy. His paintings are stylized to simplify the subject and to convey the mood of the subject more directly. It is often art with a touch of whimsy and humor. It is expressionism modern fine art that is distinctive. His artwork is noted for his use of color. He is adept at using minimal forms and colors to create a mood and to organize the composition. His deliberate use of distortion yields compositions that have both harmony and tension. The simplicity of his artwork is accomplished with a high degree of artistic skill. Sometimes referred to as an artist’s artist, his work is collected nationwide by discerning collectors.
Richardson continuously strives to bring together the elements of design to create an even better work of art than his last. While originally inspired by post-impressionist artists he saw in European museums, today he has many influences, including Van Gogh, Ergon Schiele, Chaim Soutine Gustav Klimt and African art. Over the years his work has continually evolved, as he explores and tries new ideas and pushes his own boundaries.
His recent work features a whimsical, expressive approach with organic shapes, strong patterns and bright colors. Visit the gallery often to follow the progress of his work. Join the growing list of his nationwide discerning collectors. Brighten your home with his expressive wall art.