Description 'Out of The Darkness' is part of the Series 'Illumination”. Illumination is a symphonic performance of light and emotion. The paintings are meant to give us optimism when our days seem dark, depressing, and all hope eludes us.
Mike Massengale, Greenville, SC Member Since February 2009 Artist Statement Artist Mike Massengale is best known for his liquid vibrations style. Mike often uses music to drive the emotion of his signature style warm, emotionally evocative images that are dreamy and tranquil yet alive with intense colors. Massengale's mediums cover the gamut from oil and acrylic to digital painting. He is always studying and researching new techniques which will lend themselves to his style. Mike's has resonated with audiences and buyers across the U.S. and throughout Europe.
Mike resides in South Carolina, where he paints and teaches for the Arts Institute Online. Massengale holds an AA in Commercial Art from Anderson College, Anderson, SC, earned his BS in Commercial Fine Arts at Appalachian State University in Boone, NC, a Master of arts in Illustration from Syracuse University and has an MFA from the University of Hartford, CT