Bernard Heslin

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2018 Face 1

2018 Face 1

Face figurative

Oil on canvas
76cm x 122cm
Recent work which has been worked on since Dec 2017. More works in progress in this series.
2018 Face 3

2018 Face 3

Oil on Linen
122cm x 153cm
2018 Face 5

2018 Face 5

Portrait

Oil on Linen
137cm x 112cm
figure expressionist
2018 Totemic marker

2018 Totemic marker

Oil on canvas
190cm x 170cm
2017 Encounters

2017 Encounters

Oil on canvas
170cm x 185cm
2017 Encounters 1

2017 Encounters 1

figurative colourist

Oil on canvas
130cm x 120cm
2017 06Farewells and encounters

2017 06Farewells and encounters

Oil on canvas
179cm x 190cm
march april 2017 before Maf
2017 Seer

2017 Seer

May 2017 single head .

Oil on canvas
190cm x 150cm
2017 Study

2017 Study

These studies are going on in tandem with the paintings but are not are not preparations for a particular painting. They are a way of moving faster and working while waiting for the paintings to dry and also can 'settle' before the next attempt.

75cm x 55cm
2016 A far sea moves in my ear 01

2016 A far sea moves in my ear 01

Oil on canvas
190cm x 170cm
2016 A far sea moves in my ear 03

2016 A far sea moves in my ear 03

Oil on canvas
142cm x 173cm
2016 A far sea moves in my ear 07

2016 A far sea moves in my ear 07

Oil on canvas
120cm x 140cm
2016 A Far Sea Moves in my Ear 09

2016 A Far Sea Moves in my Ear 09

Oil on canvas
170cm x 185cm
2016 A Far Sea Moves in My ear 11

2016 A Far Sea Moves in My ear 11

Reworked from April version

Oil on canvas
170cm x 185cm
2015 The Night of Forgotten Angels 2

2015 The Night of Forgotten Angels 2

Oil on canvas
178cm x 127cm
2015 The Night of Forgotten Angels 4

2015 The Night of Forgotten Angels 4

This is the last painting of 2015 and brings to an end the Angel motif of "Song of songs" and "The night of forgotten Angels.

Oil on canvas
192cm x 152cm
2015 Song of Songs 8

2015 Song of Songs 8

Oil on canvas
152cm x 122cm
2015 Study  for Song of Songs

2015 Study for Song of Songs

acrylic and collage on card

Acrylic on board
2015 Song of Songs no10

2015 Song of Songs no10

Oil on canvas
183cm x 127cm
2014 Song of songs 2

2014 Song of songs 2

Oil on canvas
173cm x 147.5cm
2014 Song of Songs 4

2014 Song of Songs 4

Oil on canvas
153cm x 122cm
2014 Song of Songs 6

2014 Song of Songs 6

Oil on canvas
183cm x 168cm
2013b Constellation

2013b Constellation

Oil on canvas
173cm x 147cm
2013b The Half-Life of Angels

2013b The Half-Life of Angels

Last of the paintings completed in 2013

Oil on Linen
190cm x 190cm
2013 Dancer 2

2013 Dancer 2

Oil on canvas
178cm x 127cm
2013 Dancer 5

2013 Dancer 5

Oil on canvas
183cm x 122cm
2016 Jan Study

2016 Jan Study

Acrylic on Paper
57cm x 77cm
2012 The burning Multutude Study

2012 The burning Multutude Study

Ink on Paper
56cm x 38.5cm
2012 the burning multitude Study

2012 the burning multitude Study

Ink on Paper
40cm x 38.5cm
2005+ Held Hostage by a full Moon

2005+ Held Hostage by a full Moon

Oil on canvas
183cm x 168cm
2005+ Night song of the Butterfly

2005+ Night song of the Butterfly

Oil on canvas
127cm x 183cm
2005+  protected Species

2005+ protected Species

Oil on canvas
140cm x 170cm
2018 Face 2

2018 Face 2

Figure in an urban landscape

Oil on canvas
76cm x 122cm
2018 Face 4

2018 Face 4

Oil on Board
81cm x 61cm
2018 Untitled

2018 Untitled

Oil on canvas
190cm x 170cm
oracle,
2018 Study in Yellow 2

2018 Study in Yellow 2

57cm x 28.5cm
2017 02 JAN

2017 02 JAN

Oil on canvas
120cm x 130cm
2017  The Forgotten Woman

2017 The Forgotten Woman

figurative expressionist colourist

Oil on canvas
190cm x 160cm
2017 Whispers

2017 Whispers

Oil on canvas
170cm x 185cm
2016 Study

2016 Study

Acrylic on Paper
57cm x 77cm
2016 Jan Study

2016 Jan Study

Acrylic on Paper
57cm x 77cm
2016 A far sea moves in my ear 02

2016 A far sea moves in my ear 02

Oil on canvas
140cm x 185cm
2016 A far sea moves in my ear 04

2016 A far sea moves in my ear 04

Oil on canvas
185cm x 170cm
2016 A far sea moves in my ear 08

2016 A far sea moves in my ear 08

Oil on Linen
170cm x 190cm
2016 A Far Sea Moves in My Ear 10

2016 A Far Sea Moves in My Ear 10

Oil on canvas
160cm x 190cm
2015 The Night of Forgotten Angels

2015 The Night of Forgotten Angels

Oil on canvas
183cm x 168cm
2015 The Night of Forgotten Angels 3

2015 The Night of Forgotten Angels 3

Oil on canvas
183cm x 168cm
2015 Song of Songs 7

2015 Song of Songs 7

Oil on canvas
183cm x 167cm
2015 Song of Songs 9

2015 Song of Songs 9

Oil on canvas
183cm x 153cm
2015 Study for Odour of Chrisanthmums

2015 Study for Odour of Chrisanthmums

Part of Voga at Dyffryn Gardens May2015

Acrylic on paper
70cm x 50cm
2014 Song of Songs 1

2014 Song of Songs 1

start of a new series.

Oil on canvas
2014 Song of songs 5

2014 Song of songs 5

Oil on canvas
173cm x 147.5cm
2013b Comets

2013b Comets

Oil on Linen
190cm x 170cm
This painting together with constellation finally deal with my reaction to an incident in the news 3 years ago. There are brush drawings from then. The motif has dogged me for this time and I will be glad to move on.
2013b Evening Raga

2013b Evening Raga

Oil on canvas
112cm x 183cm
2013 Dancer

2013 Dancer

Oil on canvas
167cm x 126cm
The motif of "the Dancer" apears often in my painting. These works were started late 2012.
2013 Dancer 3

2013 Dancer 3

This work is thickly painted working on top of an earlier work.

Oil on canvas
188cm x 132cm
2012 the burning multitude Study Menna Elphin

2012 the burning multitude Study Menna Elphin

"The Burning Multitude"

Acrylic on Paper
77cm x 57cm
2012 the burning multitude Study

2012 the burning multitude Study

Acrylic on Paper
68cm x 50cm
2012 the burning multitude Study

2012 the burning multitude Study

Ink on Paper
40cm x 38.5cm
2012 the burning multitude Study

2012 the burning multitude Study

Ink on Paper
50cm x 38.5cm
200+ Paintiing from Memory

200+ Paintiing from Memory

Oil on canvas
183cm x 122cm
2006 Drawing

2006 Drawing

Brush and ink drawing on paper

30cm x 30cm