Des Spencer

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Des Spencer is world renowned for his vivid, vivacious images of the environment around him. Land and cityscapes, floral and abstract studies and underwater scenes explode with pulsating color, conveying all the energy and passion of life itself. His imagery dances on the canvas, reminding us that life is joyous.

Des paints in acrylics and couples this medium with a highly distinctive paint application that includes painter’s trowel, brushes and tools, allowing him to create depth and movement through the combination of vibrant colors and varying texture. He paints directly to canvas from his imagination and observations.

Des is an artist whose rich talent has developed over the past three decades. His devotion to his unique impasto style has cemented his reputation as a leading International artist. After exhibiting his art in Cairns and Port Douglas, Australia for 22 years Des moved to the UAE and the Maldives. He has since returned to Australia. Des frequently travels to exhibit his work and his reputation continues to grow steadily.