"When I paint, it is as a physical and emotional process delivered through reliance on raw intuitive energy. My liquid impressionistic painting style is both deliberate and thoughtless - from my classical preliminary sketches to my thick dripping layers I drift in and out of consciousness creating fluent, textured imperfections. I work on several pieces at once and am constantly transferring the working elements and building upon layers. My hybrid techniques portray my classical influence combined with my love of the use of bold colors and evident brush strokes. 

My wanderlust lifestyle and collection of eclectic photographs from my travels are the source of my inspiration. Everything I see, feel and experience contributes to the depth and fervor of my work. Whether the subjects are figurative or landscapes, I seek to create lush and evocative work. " SAM

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Sam's college career was spent in various universities, workshops, institutes, studios and bars across the world. Her five years of intellectual exploration has lead her to live and study extensively in: Spain (University of Salamanca 2009- University of Barcelona 2009-10, Metafora International Artists Workshop 2010), Australia (The National Art School of Australia in Sydney 2011-12) and New York City, graduating with a degree in Fine Arts from Pratt Institute (2012-13).

Through her radiant artwork she expressively and passionately documents her cultural discoveries and acquired knowledge. She has done collaborations with charities and no-profit organizations around the world. In 2012 she helped raise over $21,000 for the Ubuntu Education Fund by partaking in a live painting of Gary Clark Jr.

 

With her acute interest in interior design, Sam has consistently taken on private painting commissions for lacking spaces in peoples homes. For custom artwork or mural design please email: sam.malpass@gmail.com

 

Exhibitions:

"Whiter Shades of Pale Untitled" Barcelona, Spain 2009

"Ten_Diez Deu" Barcelona, Spain 2010

"Urban Identity Untitled" Barcelona, Spain 2010

"Postgraduate & Graduate Show" Sydney, Australia 2011

Live Painting of Gary Clark Jr. Preforming at the UBUNTU Education Fund. Roseland Ballroom, New York NY 2012

"Badway Creations Art Show" Darien, CT 2013

"83rd Anual Prouts Neck Art Show" Prouts Neck, ME 2013

"BADWAY Mural Collaboration" Rye, NH 2013

"Underwater Love" Summer Sessions, Portsmouth NH 2013 to Present 

ART ON BOARD- Silent Auction featuring hand-painted BURTON Snowboards to benefit THE CHILL FOUNDATION. July 31, 2014

"Indian Summer Art Show" Christine's. Rye, NH. September 2014 

Glamour Magazine UK artist feature October, November & December 2014

VOGUE UK magazine artist feature December 2014

"Sensoral Realms" Art Show January 2015. Agora Gallery, Chelsea NYC

PRESS RELEASE: http://www.agora-gallery.com/artistpage/Samantha_Malpass.aspx

Square Mile Magazine. Artist Feature February 2015

"Blending Tides Art Show" Christine's. Rye, NH August 2015

 

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