THOUGHTS ON PAINTING
A defining characteristic of Ioan Popei’s work is a warm color palette, which captures the energy of a rural cityscape by maintaining a balance between figuration and abstraction. This painting is ever drawing the viewer's attention towards an intricate weaving of elements, so meticulously executed. It requires a great artistic and professional experience to access the secrets that these landscapes offer us - a true demonstration of the beauty of everyday life, one we tend to miss. A feast for the eyes, this piece could be the perfect detail for a living room, where a family gathers to enjoy quiet Sunday afternoons.
GETTING TO KNOW IOAN POPEI
Born to the town of Agapia, Romania, in the year 1954, Ioan Popei takes painting to a soothing new level, striving to provide paintings with gentle colors and calming ones that show off his gentle ways and reflect the placid spirit that moves the paintbrush to create the strokes on his mediums. Ioan Popei is primarily an oil painter with his beautiful works showing up on mediums such as cardboard and canvas alike, offering unique mediums that get across his interesting points.