Meet artist Rob Brinkhurst, whose atmospherical, textured canvases indicate nature alongside the abstract, raising questions about humanity’s connection to the universe.
Born and raised in Oxford, England, Brinkhurst has possessed a passion for art since childhood. “My first inspiration was science fiction and Western movies and stuff like that when I was a little kid,” Brinkhurst said. “I would try and capture it and started trying to do my own stories and my own characters.” His father, who was an artist himself, encouraged Brinkhurst to dive into his imaginative tendencies, buying his son oil paints and more to augment his visual creativity.
Once an adult, Brinkhurst moved to Los Angeles, delving in the construction industry. There, he