Please find our selection of artworks by Leo Ray
Leo Ray is an Israeli painter, sculptor, calligraphy artist and art teacher. He was born in 1950 in Vilnius. Ray started painting in his early childhood. Later he studied at the Vilnius Academy of Arts. Artist immigrated to Israel in 1991. Ray has presented his works in many Israeli exhibitions as well as around the world. Moreover, he won several international awards for his paintings.
Leo Ray mainly works in the naive style. Especially he uses thick strokes. His unique universe is dream-like, he changes meanings of usual objects and adds new senses. His art is a fly of his fantasy. He is a wonderful colorist, who works in large and small formats.
“Mountains” by Leo Ray
Each of the Mountains has a unique magical bird on its top. They seem to be controlling this small world. Furthermore, they add diversity and brightness. The image of bird is very common in Ray’s art, please view his another work depicting a fantastic bird.
“My cat” by Leo Ray
A silhouette of Cat on the grey background is elegant. A bit mystical artwork captivates. It seems to be cosy, but at the same time enigmatic. The cat mimics the wall being an inseparable part of the room.
“Bridge” by Leo Ray
A fairy giant character is ready to step on small Bridge. Particularly, this painting is a way into artist’s naive fantasy. Leo Ray sincerely and honestly conveyed his dreams, showing wonderful multicoloured fish in the clear water.
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