Plein-air Tomato Plant 24×20 in.
24×20 in., Oil on stretched canvas This piece was painted out on my rear sundeck during the summer of 2020. The change in temperature, high humidity, shifting light and barking dogs all contributed to the development of this piece over the course of several days.
Tomato Plant Bathed in Shifting Western Light 24×20 in.
24×20 in., Oil on stretched canvas This piece was painted during the summer of 2022 within my studio and was inspiring to observe the interplay of soft, shifting western light.
Beefsteak Tomato Plant 20×24 in.
Over the course of several days, it was remarkable how this tomato plant evolved, with parts dying and then new areas coming alive. 20×24 inches, Oil on stretched canvas. Painted during the summer of 2022 during July and August.
Grape Tomato Plant 11×14 in.
11×14 in. Oil on stretched canvas This grape tomato plant was purchased in late spring at Robbie’s Produce Farmer’s Market in Vestal, NY. Oil on canvas, 11×14 inches. The extreme sun and heat this summer have certainly challenged these plants. According to Robbie, the plants are like people — you need to develop a feel […]
Beefsteak Tomato Plant 11×14 in.
11x14in.Oil on stretched canvas This piece was painted during the summer of 2022. The plant was purchased during early spring from Robbie’s Produce Market in Vestal, NY and placed on my sundeck. After several weeks of studying the plant, I decided to bring it down to my studio to make a painting. This painting is […]
Bread and Water with Dante’s Inferno 24×18 in. Oil on canvas
” Perceptual painting, working from life, is what informs the conceptual aspects of my work. “ This painting explores the symbolic relationship between bread and water with the classic novel, Dante’s Inferno.
Bread and Water with Coins 11×14 in. Oil on canvas
This painting explores the relationship between bread and water and was painted from direct observation in my home studio. All of my still life compositions are inspired by actual setups that are arranged and lit. Through the years I’ve painted several pieces based on the theme of bread and water and coins. This painting is […]
Little Italy, New York City 20×24 in.
Oil on stretched canvas 20×24 in. PRIVATE COLLECTION, MILL VALLEY, CA This is a recent 20×24 in. oil painting of Little Italy in Manhattan that I completed in 2022. There is history, both good and bad, connected with Mulberry St. It seems just about every city, large and small, has one of these iconic streets […]
West Houston Street, New York City 18×24 in.
Oil on stretched canvas 18×24 in. This oil on stretched canvas painting depicts West Houston St. in New York City during the evening hours with a double-decker public transportation bus with blinding headlights on moving towards the viewer. The heavy rainstorm presents many bold and colorful reflections that may evoke memories of walking within a […]
New York City Street Food Vendor Painting 18×24 in.
New York City Street Food Vendor CLICK ON IMAGE TO MAKE IT LARGER & SEE OTHER DETAILED VIEWS Oil on canvas by Hall Groat II This original oil on canvas painting is of a New York City street food vendor that I discovered on a crowded street corner around mid-town Manhattan. What first caught my […]
Billiards 30×40 in. Oil on stretched canvas
This painting is available and currently on exhibit at Lovett’s Gallery in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Billiards by Artist Hall Groat II | Lovetts Fine Art Gallery (lovettsgallery.com)
Behind the Eight ball 30×40 in., Oil on stretched canvas
This piece was inspired by my love of billiards and the slate table that came with the new home I recently purchased. Hopefully viewers will be motivated to play pool and embrace the moment while spending time with good friends and family. This painting is available and currently on exhibit at Lovett’s Gallery in Tulsa, […]
Eight ball 20×24 in. Oil on stretched canvas
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Pool Shark 20×24 in. Oil on canvas
This piece was inspired by the year I spent playing pool on our slate table during the pandemic.