Acrylic on stretched canvas, unframed, 71.12 x 47.26cm
BERNARD STANLEY HOYES
Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker, Photographer, Curator, Producer
• Establish with 40 years of accomplishment and recognition.
• National and International Exhibitions
• Over 50 solo shows and numerous group shows.
• Self published and creator of Caribbean Fine Arts Publishing.
• Numerous Awards and commissions
Born in Kingston Jamaica Bernard Stanley Hoyes is best known for his Revival Series. Hoyes has a long professional career as an Artist and is well known in the USA, where he currently divides is studio time between Palm Springs, USA and Kingston, Jamaica. For over four decades the paintings of visual art master Bernard Stanley Hoyes have stimulated the masses. With compositions that boast majestic color, bold creativity and magnetic passion, his artwork is known for stirring the heart, mind and soul. As an iconic craftsman channeling images from a deeply spiritual space, it has been said that Hoyes' work 'speaks' in more ways than one, touching the core of African cultural influence in the Western world.
Bernard describes himself thus: ‘I have been a creator of art, symbols of ancestral echoes since a child in Jamaica. The images I convey symbolize a culmination of these ancestral echoes brought to classical form. They are contemporary, eternal in spirit and stand as praise to our existence – past, present and future.’