Alex Shabatinas - Still Life IX, 2008 (detail)

Alex Shabatinas

December 23, 2013

Alex Shabatinas is a Lithuanian contemporary artist whose paintings represent a synthesis of two opposite directions - surrealism and realism. He is originally from Kaunas but has been living in New York City since 1999.

Featured image: Alex Shabatinas - Still Life IX, 2008 (detail). Oil on canvas. 30 x 24 in. 76 x 61 cm. Photo courtesy Artios Gallery