Tony Bevan is a contemporary painter from the United Kingdom. Tony Bevan was born in the year 1951. Bevan is renown for his portraits executed in charcoal and acrylic. These works are a great blend of realism and abstraction.
Bevan had an extensive collegiate career. Bevan began college at the Bradford School of Art. The artist went on to earn degrees from the Slade School of Fine Art and Goldsmith’s College in London.
Price range information: Bevan has works in charcoal, acrylics, woodcuts, and mixed media. Prices range from $10,000 to $100,000.
In this clip a brief interview with Tony Bevan talking about his approach to portraits and in particular self portraits:
Works by Tony Bevan can be found in the permanent collections of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art located in New York City.
Tony Bevan does a great job of giving character and feeling to his subjects. He gives the viewer and emotional snapshot of the subject similar to the style of master artist Lucian Freud.