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Mark Johansen
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Attended Chase boys Comprehensive
Lives in Chelmsford, Essex
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I spent the weekend working in the courtyard of Hylands House in Chelmsford where my Essex Artists Studio is based creating a brilliant artwork from tissue paper applied to the canvas.

Although it was hot working in the sunshine I really enjoyed chatting to the dozens of interested public who took the time to find out what I was doing :)
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this is the latest 'Entwined in the Forest' abstract painting exploring half seen figures dancing or moving through the forest. oil on canvas 80 x 60 cm
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'Entwined in the Forest 2' 40 x 50 inches painted in oil's over acrylic on canvas 
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Landslide Unique Abstract Painting
Landslide is just one of the Unique Abstract paintings that went on display for the first time a few days before christmas 2012... the show was a huge success with several paintings being sold and lots of really great people turning up for a fantastic eveni...
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This abstract painting (Entwined in the Forest 2) is currently on display in a local gallery and attracting a huge amount of attention 
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Today at Hylands House was the first day of our spring group show which attracted hundreds of visitors who were overwhelmed by the range and quality of original artwork on display.

Both myself MJo-art and six other resident artists at the Essex Artist Studios at Hylands Park in Chelmsford displayed all maker of original artworks in the diverse range of media that our small group is becoming increasingly well know for throughout the Essex region.  
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24 Flintwich Manor, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 4YP
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Landslide Unique Abstract Painting
Landslide is just one of the Unique Abstract paintings that went on display for the first time a few days before christmas 2012... the show was a huge success with several paintings being sold and lots of really great people turning up for a fantastic eveni...
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Art in the Park… at Hylands House, Chelmsford, Essex
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Hi all this is me with one of my latest Abstract Paintings 'Entwined in the Forest 2' 
painted with oils over an acrylic bace that creates a distinctive and interesting texture to this sires of abstract paintings 
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Here I am with one of my New Abstract Paintings
Entwined in the Forest 2…. oil and mixed media on canvas 50 x 40 inches

This Abstract Painting feels like all the Magic of the world has been squeezed into one place the bright colours contrast an vibrate with energy and excitement and even the rich textures add a quality to the atmosphere as though stepping through a door into warm buzzing electricity of a Nightclub  

Like the other paintings in this series it pursues the idea that people and the environment have become enmeshed as a singular form where neither one or the other are distinguishable in there own right and yet are bound together.

How dose this abstract painting make you feel ?
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thanks Michael, qayyum, O'Neil
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Resident Artist at Hylands House in Chelmsford as a self employed artist and business man
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Abstract Painter specialising in oil colour fine arts
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  • self employed artist and business man
    DKM cleaning in Chelmsford, present
    Abstract Painter specialising in oil painting Mark works as one of the Resident Artist at Hylands House in Chelmsford, Essex which are open to the Public on Sundays and Mondays. being open to the public allows the self employed artist the opportunity to educate and inform people about abstract art as well offering Marks unique paintings to be perched directly from the artist Mark is also responsible for promoting the Essex Artists as a group and organising a range of Events, Exhibitions and Talks related directly to Art and Painting.
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an energetic student of fun, hardworking, diligent, committed and determined
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I live with dyslexia and M.E. which has to some extent moulded some of my life choices; however I have learnt that I am the master of my own fate giving me the power to overcome any difficulties that present themselves. Today I work as an artist (painter) and created my own website Mjo-art and maintain a blog,  colours of intent as well as being involved in a number of exciting business enterprises including web design, property, marketing, consultancy and promotions.

As an artist, painting is like putting together the Notes in music, the rifts, cords and melodies combine in colour, texture and shapes that create the harmonies, energy and balance that bring a painting to life. This is especially true in appreciating modern and abstract artwork which is in essence the raw power of emotion and ideas that spring from the human state, filling our world with images and excitement.

My recent involvement in a domestic cleaning business in Chelmsford, Essex as the marketing director has offered me the chance to develop and hone my skills in web design allowing me the chance to maintain D.K.M. domestic services on the first page of Google for a number of search terms without the need to spend a single penny to achieve this, which I have found most gratifying to say the least.  I am without a doubt delighted that www.dkm-cleaning.co.uk  has proved to be so successful in meeting and surpassing all our initial targets, making our business turning a profit in only four months of trading.

D.K.M. is about improving the lives of others and the way that we help ordinary people get a better lifestyle, save money and time is by understanding that business is all about Trust! Making money is a result of our actions not the goal which means we create a win win situation for all.

Thinking in Positive ways, is a life changing experience that improvers every aspect of my business life, art and painting particularly has demonstrated to me that reward's for the individual and those around you, far outstrip the effort of personal investment.

 

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As a Traveller and explorer of life I am an expert and authority on English 17th century Colours, Flags, standards and banners. Advanced motorcyclist, A fantastic Chef who loves good food and fine beer (mostly belgium beers)
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    1975
  • Waltham forest collage
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