Luc Tuymans is a Belgium artist whose paintings have hit worldwide recognition. Tuymans' medium of choice is the canvas, easel and paintbrush. Luc Tuymans was one of the first contemporary painters who used simple everyday household things as inspiration for his paintings. Many of his paintings are abstract and have been painted using a blurry photograph or something of that sort. Some of Luc Tuymans’s paintings also include several different fictional characters such as Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz, which put a different spin on the old classic story and movie. Luc Tuymans also used other simple household objects such as Christmas decorations to paint. One of the things Tuymans is most well known for is the use of huge world events in his paintings. Tuymans painted things like the Holocaust or the Oklahoma City Bombing as inspiration for his paintings and also to put a different spin on these huge catastrophes. In many of his paintings he actually puts the viewer in the place of bystanders during these events, which inspires many to empathize with the victims and to feel remorse for those who lost loved ones. Less
Luc Tuymans is a Belgium artist whose paintings have hit worldwide recognition. Tuymans' medium of choice is the canvas, easel and paintbrush. Luc Tuymans was one of the first contemporary painters who used simple everyday household things as inspira More
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