My first attempt at a portrait painting is an Indian man in his traditional dress wear. This image stood out to me straight away and I knew this was going to be my first painting. Working with colours has been a challenging fun task and will be more to come for sure! 500x400mm Oil on canvas
A self-taught realism artist born and raised in West Auckland, New Zealand.
Matthew Griffin, 24, has graduated with a Bachelor of Structural Engineering in 2017 and now pursues a full-time career as an Artist. He specializes with Charcoal on archival paper, Centering his ideas around people and delivering to the viewer through expression and composition.
Matt has recently opened up his ability to use oil paints and Aerosol, with also incorporating colour into his repertoire, continuing his ideas around people and animals.