Christian hook

Explore the captivating artwork created by Christian Hook. Immerse yourself in his unique style and discover the inspiration behind his masterpieces.
A blog for all artists.  Christian Hook's portrait of Ian McKellen. My pastels, sketches, paintings, my thoughts about art, art techniques, materials and "lessons" for improvers. Portraits, Painting & Drawing, Portrait Paintings, Portrait, Art, Artist, Christian Hook, Artwork, Portrait Art

Happy New Year to one and all! I started my New Year on a happy note, watching the engaging artist Christian Hook win the Sky Portrait Artist of the Year award 2015. This is the self-portrait which resulted in his selection as a competitor: He has prompted me to get back up on my soapbox once again, and even to re-examine my own processes along the way. Any artist who watched those trying to win the coveted prize would have found the programme fascinating....in particular, I was fascinated…

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evelyn xie
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Christian Hook art caught the public’s attention when he was named Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year in 2014. Hook's original portraits are held in important permanent collections including several national galleries, and his celebrated sitters include Kristin Scott Thomas, Sir Richard Branson and Sir Ian McKellen.

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Olga Dacha
Christian Hook Artist, Classical Art, Christian Hook, Contemporary Paintings, Traditional Art, National Portrait Gallery, Contemporary Painting, Figurative Art, Original Paintings

Christian Hook art caught the public’s attention when he was named Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year in 2014. Hook's original portraits are held in important permanent collections including several national galleries, and his celebrated sitters include Kristin Scott Thomas, Sir Richard Branson and Sir Ian McKellen.

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Laurienne Baitz
Art, Inspiration, People, Artists, Scott Thomas, Contemporary Paintings, Artist, Abstract Horse, Christian Hook

Christian Hook art caught the public’s attention when he was named Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year in 2014. Hook's original portraits are held in important permanent collections including several national galleries, and his celebrated sitters include Kristin Scott Thomas, Sir Richard Branson and Sir Ian McKellen.

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Jenny Burman