January 18, 2018

One day when I was visiting the Currier Museum of Art, I was discussing the Mount Washington Exhibit with friend and mentor, Carly Glovinski. I shared my observation for this apparent formula, of landscape painters placing the majority of the small figures in red. Glov...

January 12, 2018

These sketches were created in 2010-2011 with graphite and ink. All images are generated from memory and invented. 

I was inspired by the abundance of historical artworks that focused on ancient roman and greek ruins. I was also moved by this idea of futuristic techno...

January 2, 2018

Often in my practice I find myself returning to common themes. I become attracted to these themes because I believe that there is more room for individual discovery and self improvement. Recently my focus has been a return to waves and water.


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James Michael O'Brien

Email: jamesobrienart@yahoo.com
O'Brien Art, LLC

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