Seeking to convey the delicateness of the human form, artist Ethan Harper’s series, Figure in Black and White, effortlessly showcases the curvilinear figure of a woman in a seated position. By combining soft painterly brush strokes with a subtle gray palette, Harper was able to show depth with a mixture of shadows and light. Completing the look, a clean metallic frame surrounds a crisp white mat.
- Print framed in a metallic finish silver frame with a white mat.
With a background in classical oil painting and medical illustration, Ethan Harper employs a painterly approach to his work while still incorporating elements of realism. His love for vivid color results in a vast array of palettes encompassing many distinct moods. Harper is a designer and continues to pursue his own art. Ethan got his start in the decorative art field as a production artist, hand-painting reproductions. It wasn’t long before his talents were discovered. Ethan now designs and creates originals for publishing. He is considered an up and coming artist because of his versatility. He merges a classical background with modern sensibilities.