This oil painting depicts a serene winter landscape, with a man, a horse and a cart being the main focus in the foreground. In the background, there are three towering trees, their branches covered in a thick layer of snow. The snow extends to every corner of the painting, creating a feeling of serenity and tranquility. The colors are muted, with various shades of white, blue and grey dominating the palette. Beyond the trees, in the distance, the sun is setting, casting a warm orange-red glow across the sky. This creates a stark contrast against the cool, wintry landscape in the foreground, adding a sense of depth and perspective to the painting. Overall, this oil painting captures the stillness and beauty of a snowy winter day, with the man and his horse adding a human element to the scene. The details and brushwork are skillfully executed, bringing the winter landscape to life in a way that draws the viewer in and encourages contemplation.
*** ABOUT THIS PAINTING ***
* TITLE: "Frosty evening"
* ARTISTS: Kalenyuk Alex
* SIZE: 30x40 cm/'11.81x15.74 inches'
* MEDIUM: oil, canvas
* HAND PAINTED: Original painting from our collection
* CONDITION: Photos provide accurate information about the product.
About the artist: Born March 13, 1954, in the city of Piryatin, Poltava region. He graduated from the Crimean Art College named after N. Samokish (1887). Teachers in the specialty: V. Grigoriev, M. Morgun, L. Gracer. Painter. The main genres are landscape, still life. The paintings are distinguished by emotional openness, warmth, affirm the harmony of life. Dominants of creativity are the deep roots of national traditions, Ukrainian cultural heritage. Member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine (2008). He taught fine art at the Pyryatinsky school - gymnasium of aesthetic education (1988-2008). At creative work. Participated in exhibitions: national and international (since 1978). Personal exhibitions - in Kiev (2003, 2007-2009), Lubny (Poltava region, California (USA; 2006), Poltava (2007, 2010), Priluki (Chernihiv region, 2008), Warsaw (2009). Main works: “Flowers field ”(2007),“ Still life with a daffodil ”(2004),“ Indian summer ”(2007),“ Birch ”,“ Spiral panychi ”,“ Kalina red ”(2004),“ Field of the sun ”,“ Apple blossom ”, “Evening Breath” (2005), “Silence”, “Summer” (2006), “Sunflowers” (2007), “Plowed Field”, “Such is Life ...”, “In the Garden” (2009), “It's Cold” (2010). Individual paintings are stored in the National Museum of Art, National U. T. Shevchenko, Museum of Cultural Heritage in Kiev, Poltava Museum of Local Lore, lived and worked in the city of Poltava.