First passion of artist, music is inseparable of Amaury Dubois. Continually rocked by this one, both in his artist’s studio or in his daily life, it is naturally becoming inspirational for many of his paintings. Basis for inspiration or main subject of a painting, rock enthusiasts could have fun trying to find the references in most artist’s paintings. For example, you will find Nirvana in The sun is gone but…, inspired by the clip of Heart Shaped Box, the Pixies in the painting Where is my Mind, the Rolling Stones from Shine a Light, Jamiroquai with Morning Glory, or again the Beattles in many paintings such as Here Comes The Sun, The Fool On The Hill, …, and maybe Gaudi in the sky with diamonds…
Although the music spearheads many of his artworks, the artist always had the wish of truly combine his two passions through paintings which are not inspired by music, but paying tribute to it. After many years of reflexion, it is all done! Amaury Dubois thus introduces to us a new painting serie, entitled Icon. This one strives in highlighted icons who inspired the artist, through vibrant and colourful portraits, sincerely paying tribute to feelings offered by this icons in their music.
Icon Serie - David Bowie Contemporary painting, oil on canva 100 x 80 cm - 2019
Icon Serie - Jimi Hendrix Contemporary painting, oil on canva 146 x 114 cm - 2019
Icon Serie - Amy Winehouse Contemporary painting, oil on canva 146 x 114 cm - 2019