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Ray Fearn: A Serious Sense of Mischief

Afterglow / Contemporary Painting / Exhibitions / Galleries / LesleyBirch / Yorkshire Art Journal

Lesley Birch discusses the work of Ray Fearn, a highly respected York-based painter and colourist, who passed away earlier this year. According to McGee, York, currently presents a rich collection of his paintings. Ray Fearn’s landscape paintings are arresting. Executed in oil, using blinding, exciting colour, they invite us to delve deeper into their possible hidden symbolic meanings. The viewer is struck by vermilion, pink, acid yellow and bright orange skies, stonework, pools, arches, bones, tangled roots, gliders, […]