Bruce Lyons…featured artist in issue #8

Interviewed in late 2017 and again in early 2018 in Manchester by our Editor (Denis Taylor). Bruce Lyons is a unique creator of original Art. His art has a basis in abstraction integrated with an almost intangible reality, yet real and tacit at the same time. Bruce's unusual handling and development of his medium is … Continue reading Bruce Lyons…featured artist in issue #8

Pauline Rignall….featured artist in painters TUBES magazine, issue #8

Pauline is a painter who is exploring 'human sensuality' through the inspiration of myths and legends in her recent work.  She translates these often suppressed, or  hidden sexual feelings, into vibrant dynamic contemporary art. She is also a gifted landscape artist. Tubes editor, Denis Taylor, visited her recently in her home studio to discover more … Continue reading Pauline Rignall….featured artist in painters TUBES magazine, issue #8

Can artists write about other artists much better than non-artists?

As the Editor of painters Tubes magazine and a full time artists for 30 years, I have found that writing about other artists (in my case painters) gives me a sort of insider knowledge of how artists process their work, from both intellectual and physical angles. When interviewing other artists this special understanding forms the … Continue reading Can artists write about other artists much better than non-artists?

“…pay for space and art comps…are they really worth it? “

Below is an extract of an article by 'Spike' from the latest issue of Tubes magazine - Spike is the resident critic of painters Tubes magazine. Artists to read the full article. You can register as 'preview' reader on line (free to read full magazine) by emailing Tubes with your name and email putting 'register … Continue reading “…pay for space and art comps…are they really worth it? “

Featured Painters – issue #5

Landscape - "Before Poussin to Today"  in issue #5 of painters Tubes are delighted to include examples of contemporary landscapes from the work of the following artists (listed in first name alphabetical). Alison Tyldesley - Arista Alanis - Bev Donahgue - Bruce Lyons - Chris Cyprus - Colin Taylor - Colin Haliday - Dave Bez … Continue reading Featured Painters – issue #5