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Introduction
Welcome to the online gallery of contemporary artist Jenny Hirst.

Here you can see many previous and available works. If you want to contact Jenny or find out more about her work or a particular painting please email her at jenny@hirstonline.com
 
about me
 
Having run an interior design business for nine years, Jenny decided 6 years ago to return to college where she completed an Art and Design Foundation Diploma. Since then she has been working from her studio at home and has taken part in exhibitions in the North of England, London and the South of England and also in New York and has worked on several commissions for homes and offices.

Mainly she takes inspiration from the landscape around her wherever she is, whether rural or urban and she is particularly interested in the juxtaposition between manmade structures and the natural landscape.

She works by making quick sketches and taking many photographs in situ to capture the atmosphere of a place, and then develops these ideas back in her studio.

She works in various mediums including paint, charcoal, ink, pastel, collage and monoprint and is very interested in bringing texture into her work and uses various techniques to achieve this such as scratching and rubbing into the paint to reveal layers beneath. Most of her work is semi abstract, giving the viewer a hint of the subject matter without it being a true representation.

She is constantly experimenting with new ideas and techniques which help her to achieve a variety of effects and push her work in new directions.



Selected available works by Jenny (Show all available works)

wave
wave
Boat on the shoreline
Boat on the shoreline
Headland Walk
Headland Walk
After the rain
After the rain
walking to Aysgarth
walking to Aysgarth
Wet Sands
Wet Sands



Selected previous works by Jenny (Show all previous works)

North Norfolk Coast
North Norfolk Coast
Rolling In
Rolling In
Still Life with potted plant
Still Life with potted plant
Wild Day
Wild Day
beach huts at Holkham
beach huts at Holkham
Along the Ridge
Along the Ridge



News
Jenny's work will be exhibited at the East cheshire hospice exhibition at macclesfield town hall from 26th September 2014 to 5th october

Jenny is work will be with londons quantum contemporary art at the affordable art fair in battersea from october 23rd to october 26th.

 
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City street

City street
6 : Oct : 2016

Still life with blossom

Still life with blossom
6 : Oct : 2016

Old port (Monopoli)

Old port (Monopoli)
6 : Oct : 2016

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