Sean Williams

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The Last Day

There are three buildings; two are sheds, both with rustic charm and stories to tell.  The garage is altogether more austere, almost foreboding.  The road glistens after a wintry shower.  But … Continue reading

February 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

A Decade Of Success

This painting depicts an assortment of rubble, a familiar scene but one that I am drawn to it because it may suggest the end of something, and the beginning of … Continue reading

May 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Lies About Nothing

A drab, familiar scene that may at first appear to be little more than mud and debris.  It is cold, and early morning.  Closer inspection reveals a building site in … Continue reading

February 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Guaranteed Pleasure

This painting is, in some ways, a companion piece to ‘No Sign Of X’.  Hung side-by-side a visual echo becomes apparent – the arch of the bridge matches the curve … Continue reading

September 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

No Sign Of X

My intention was to depict a more pastoral scene, influenced by seeing a number of Turners and Constables in the Tate Gallery. They possess a tranquility that is absent in … Continue reading

June 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

Perfect Winter

The Impressionists in particular painted snow scenes with such verve and panache – a celebration of the colours produced by winter sunlight on snow. This, however, is an altogether more … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

View Strictly By Appointment

This features the end of a garden, backing on to a river. For many, this would be the perfect place to have a home, yet the ‘For Sale’ sign, a … Continue reading

November 18, 2013 · 3 Comments