Steven Magsig River Views oil on linen panel 7"x 5"
Steven Magsig Citylights #84 oil on linen panel 5"x 7"
Stephen Magsig describes himself as a "Detroit based painter of urban and industrial landscapes". This concrete description gets right to the point, just as his paintings do; his work takes an honest look at the decaying grandeur of his city. In his honesty I sense an intense affection.
Stephen Magsig Waterfront Docks oil on linen panel 5"x 7"
This year Magsig spent some time in Italy, and it's interesting to see what he does with a very different city for a subject:
Stephen Magsig Ponte Vecchio, Florence oil on linen panel 5"x 7"
You can find out more about Stephen Magsig at his blog and his website.