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Chris Vest is a self-taught artist with a 25 year background in pen and ink drawing, oil painting, scratch board, photography and screen printing. In the 1990s he embraced the computer revolution and developed a way to merge painting and photography in the digital medium. In the tradition of Alfred Stieglitz's "Photo-Secessionist" movement, the photographic image is transformed by intense painterly manipulation to create textures and effects that attempt to bridge the unique properties of photography and painting, a process he has dubbed the "painted photo montage".

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Featured Art
row of cypress with poppies Art Prints & Posters by r christopher vest
Featured Art:
row of cypress with poppies
From Gallery: impressions
My Galleries
(8 public)
birds
164 images
beer
7 images
Wildlife
60 images
landscapes
81 images
impression...
41 images
domestic
21 images
posters
27 images
Political
5 images
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