Petrie, Philip

Philip Petrie

Trophy
Trophy
Elephant
Elephant
Listening
Listening
Nature Study II
Nature Study II
The Quickening
The Quickening
Apparatus
Apparatus
Small Crucifixion
Small Crucifixion
Small tree and Friends
Small tree and Friends
Mask II
Mask II
Green Tree II
Green Tree II

From one perspective Philip Petrie‘s paintings look like Earth viewed from above.  From another point of view they look like the maps of madness.  “I work automatically like the surrealists and the abstract expressionists,” the artist explains.   His paintings, all oil on canvas, intrigue the mind and delight the eye.  They have that rare combination of scholarship and humor.  “All Over the Map” refers in part to his eclectic style, but also to the fact that he has painted his way across the country, from Rhode Island, throughout the Midwest to California. Petrie further states “The forms I create are generally organic, coming from both nature and my inner self.”

–San Diego Expressive Arts Foundation

 

To order any of Philip’s work please complete the form below stating Philip Petrie‘s name in the message area and I will contact you as soon as possible. Or call Judy Ferrara directly at 1-574-276-6001.

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