STEPHEN MAGSIG at David Klein Gallery

STEPHEN MAGSIG at David Klein Gallery
at David Klein Gallery

31 March 2010

Storefront Shadows

Storefront Shadows
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Des Moines, IA
Today's daily painting is an urban landscape of an interesting storefront on Chene St.  This is a very bad area of Detroit,  this building looks like it is being worked on and had a light on in the doorway. Hopefully a new start for someone..
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#905

30 March 2010

Pale Blue

Pale Blue
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
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Today's daily painting is an urban landscape of a building with a wonderful shade of pale blue on the arched windows and door.
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#904

29 March 2010

Downtown Shadows

Downtown Shadows
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Des Moines, IA
Today's daily painting is an urban landscape of a downtown watertank and shadows.
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#903

28 March 2010

Downriver Tracks

Downriver Tracks
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in NYC
Today's daily painting is a downriver winter landscape of a wonderful green storage tank and out buildings with tracks dancing in the snow.
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#902

27 March 2010

Onion Roll Deli

Onion Roll Deli Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
Today's daily painting is a view of the famous Onion Roll Deli on Woodward Ave. One of our favorite places to get a fantastic sandwich made and served by a wonderful crew. Please click on the link to see a short clip and interview with Alex  by Roy Feldman
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#901

26 March 2010

Michigan Central X, 900th daily painting

Michigan Central X 
900th daily painting

Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
Today's daily painting is the tenth in the Michigan Central Train Station series.
I thought it was approciate for today's post. The 900th daily painting, another milestone.
A lot of panels, brushes, paint and time and it is all possible because of the support 
I get from you, my dear friends, collectors, and fellow artists. 
Please accept my deepest thanks. As always your, Stephen 
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#900

25 March 2010

Sunlit Houses

Sunlit Houses
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
Today's daily painting is an urban landscape of houses in strong sunlight. I think the hedges add and extra element to this scene.
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#899

24 March 2010

Rouge Nocturne VIII

Rouge Nocturne VIII
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
to a collector in West Des Moines, IA
Today's daily painting is a nocturne of the swing bridge at Zug Island over the Rouge River.
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#898

23 March 2010

Monolith

Monolith
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
Available
Today's daily painting is an urban landscape of a detail of a Center for Creative Studies building at dusk. It was designed by W. Kessler & Assoc. in 1975.
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#897

22 March 2010

La Maison Blanche VIII

La Maison Blanche VIII
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in New York, NY
Today's daily painting is an urban landscape of a white house in bright sunlight creating strong shadows.
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#896

21 March 2010

The Naples Yellow House

The Naples Yellow House 
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD 
To a collector in Bavaria, Germany
Today's daily painting is a winter scene of a Naples Yellow  house seen at dusk. It was a challenge to capture all the subtle shifts of color and value in this painting.
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#895

20 March 2010

Down Under

Down Under
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
Today's daily painting is an urban landscape detail of the Dequindre Cut
looking up under a bridge that spans the below grade railbed. I was really taken with the sliver of light penetrating the darkness  illuminating the graffiti tags below.
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#894

19 March 2010

Downriver Reflections

Downriver Reflections
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
Today's  painting is an industrial landscape near the Detroit River.
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#893

16 March 2010

Fuel Oil Corp

Fuel Oil Corp
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Roma, Italy
Today's daily painting is an industrial landscape of the downriver Fuel Oil Corp storage tank
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#892

15 March 2010

Deep Blue II

Deep Blue II
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Ventura, CA
Today's daily painting is a view of one of the water-tanks in the last painting. One of two sister water-tanks along the Dequindre cut in Eastern Market. I just love the sharp contrast of the dark under belly and graffiti against the crisp blue sky.
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#891

12 March 2010

Dequindre Cut Shadows II

Dequindre Cut Shadows II
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Ventura, CA
Today's daily painting is an urban landscape of the Dequindre 
Cut rail bed and Eastern Market  watertanks. We are in that neverland 
time of weather in Detroit, not winter, not spring, and not very pretty right now
so I will probably continue  with some of the winter scenes until things get a little greener
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#890

11 March 2010

Brush Park Shadows V

Brush Park Shadows V  
Abandoned, Portraits of Detroit #73

Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x5"

SOLD
To a collector in Bloomfield Hills, MI
Today's daily painting is an almost abstract urban landscape of an abandoned  house 
in Brush Park. I was really interested in the abstract shapes and color created by the strong sunlight and shadows on the different surfaces of the building.
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#889

09 March 2010

The Yellow House

The Yellow House 
 Abandoned, Portraits of Detroit #72

Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"

SOLD
To a collector in Bloomfield Hills, MI
Today's daily painting is a winter urban landscape of a very small abandoned  house
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#888

08 March 2010

Detroit River Nocturne IV

Detroit River Nocturne IV  
Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Adelaide, South Australia
Today's daily painting is a winter nocturne of the Detroit River 
from Belle Isle with a view of Windsor
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#887

07 March 2010

Winter Nocturne II

Winter Nocturne II
  Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Bowden, South Australia
Today's daily painting is a inter nocturne of the Rouge River with ice
in the foreground and part of the Rouge Plant in the background.
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#886

05 March 2010

Deep Blue

Deep Blue
  Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
to a collector in Bloomfield, MI
Today's daily painting is a view of a watertank seen from
the Dequindre Cut rail bed in Eastern Market.
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#885

04 March 2010

Dequindre Cut Shadows

Dequindre Cut Shadows
  Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
to a collector in Plymouth, MI
Today's daily painting is a view of the Dequindre Cut rail bed in Eastern Market. As I was exploring this area I met Johnny, one of three homeless men living under these overpasses. It is hard to see our brothers living in these conditions, a reminder that it is still very hard times for many in this country.
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#884

02 March 2010

Rouge Bridge Nocturne

Rouge Bridge Nocturne
  Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 7"x5"
SOLD
To a collector in Plymuth, MA
Today's daily painting is a nocturne of a bridge
on the Rouge River
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#883

01 March 2010

Winter Nocturne

Winter Nocturne
  Oil on linen/panel, 2010, 5"x7"
SOLD
To a collector in Adelaide, Australia
Today's daily painting is a winter nocturne from the fishing pier on Belle Isle,
the Detroit skyline can be seen in the background
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#882