A simple, almost naivist, expressive pastel painting with clearly visible strokes of the pastel sticks throughout the picture, emphasising the energy in the act of painting itself. The scene is of a bay skirted by a beach, grassy fields away from the sea and mountains in the background, the whole image looking as if it is viewed through a fisheye lens with circular distortion in the distance.
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Welcome to the gallery of Norwegian artist Hakon Soreide.
Drawing on a mixture of inspirations, I am such contrasting things as a former naval officer, a published poet, a keen photographer, enthusiastic recorder and native american flute player, and one day during Christmas 1999 - completely by chance - I also discovered I knew how to paint.
My work spans a wide variety of styles and media, all the way from traditional oils, pencil drawings and encaustics to digital paintings, 3D renderings and computer generated imagery, with styles ranging from the completely abstract to the sensually figurative.
2012 saw me moving from my native...
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