The Amazing Art of Brian L. McIlwee

Space Chewbacca

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Space Chewbacca

Space Chewbacca

 

12 x 12 acrylic on canvas. Original with black floating frame also made by artist. $450.00

Prints $90.00 incl shipping. Purchase prints directly from the artist at www.aquariuscustomjewelry.com Also visit the artist's page on Deviant Art. 

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Thoughtful and loyal. This colorful profile of Chewbacca is rendered as an abstract against a space background filled with nebulae and star clouds

Birth of Galaxies

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Birth of Galaxies

Birth of Galaxies

16 x 20 acrylic on canvas.  Original with black floating frame also made by artist. (Frame is hand made from hard wood and painted.) Purchase prints directly from the artist at www.aquariuscustomjewelry.com Also visit the artist's page on Deviant Art.

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In the center, clouds of space dust swirl around in a ballet of creation. In the distance galaxies spin away.

Aurora

Aurora

Aurora

Aurora

 

12 x 12 acrylic on canvas. Original sold with black floating frame also made by artist. $450.00

Prints $90.00 incl shipping. Purchase prints directly from the artist at www.aquariuscustomjewelry.com Also visit the artist's page on Deviant Art. 

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Like colorful flames in the night sky, the aurora dances, blending brilliant hues with the abandon of nature.

Leaving the Nebula

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Leaving the Nebula

Leaving the Nebula

 

12 x 12 acrylic on canvas. Original sold with black floating frame also made by artist. $450.00

Prints $90.00 incl shipping. Purchase prints directly from the artist at www.aquariuscustomjewelry.com Also visit the artist's page on Deviant Art. 

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As you approach the edge you can see the bright stars of distant galaxies peeking through the thinning nebula.

Lagoon from Space

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Lagoon From Space

Lagoon From Space

 

12 x 12 acrylic on canvas. Original sold with black floating frame also made by artist. $450.00

Prints $90.00 incl shipping. Purchase prints directly from the artist at www.aquariuscustomjewelry.com Also visit the artist's page on Deviant Art. 

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Inspired by the spectacular photographs of Earth from space, this brilliantly colored terrain is evocative of a tropical paradise.

Southwestern Satellite Rendition

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Southwestern Satellite Rendition

Southwestern Satellite Rendition

 

8 x 10 acrylic on canvas. Original sold with black floating frame also made by artist. $300.00

Prints $85.00 incl shipping.  Purchase prints directly from the artist at www.aquariuscustomjewelry.com Also visit the artist's page on Deviant Art. 

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This rendition is inspired by the spectacular photographs of Earth from space. You can see the highlands and river valleys in the  

terrain. 

Eruption of Kilauea

Volcano Eruption

Eruption of Kilauea

Eruption of Kilauea

  16 x 20 acrylic with liquid acrylic on canvas.  Original $550.00 with black floating frame also made by artist. (Frame is hand made from hard wood and painted.)   Prints $105.00.    Purchase prints directly from the artist at www.aquariuscustomjewelry.com Also visit the artist's page on Deviant Art.  

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Watching the destruction on TV and could not help but to see the terrible beauty of the spreading lava flow.

Planetary Terrain from Space

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Planetary Terrain from Space

Planetary Terrain from Space

  16 x 20 acrylic with liquid acrylic on canvas.  Original $550.00 with black floating frame also made by artist. (Frame is hand made from hard wood and painted.)   Prints $105.00.    Purchase prints directly from the artist at www.aquariuscustomjewelry.com Also visit the artist's page on Deviant Art.   

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Once again the inspiration is from the photographs taken by astronauts on the space station and layered with southwestern tones.

Green Smoke

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Green Smoke

Green Smoke

 

12 x 12 acrylic on canvas. Original sold with black floating frame also made by artist. $450.00

Prints $90.00 incl shipping.  Purchase prints directly from the artist at www.aquariuscustomjewelry.com Also visit the artist's page on Deviant Art. 

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Deep space photos from the Hubble Telescope have shown distant galaxy formations as amorphous space clouds resembling smoke.  I have tried to create that here.