Powerful depictions of the female form often underwater or floating in space have the essence of renaissance artists such as Caravaggio and Titian but the end result is a thing of modern beauty. ‘My inspiration comes from how we behave when you take away restrictive forces and allow the body to move freely, these moments are often fleeting moments of pure serenity and calmness' says artist Steven Bye.

Steven studied fine art at Central Saint Martins School of Art and has exhibited in group and solo shows around London. His oil paintings have an almost sculptural feel to them.   Available now from you local gallery