Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Artwork by Anthony Hopkins

Artwork by Anthony HopkinsAward winning actor, Sir Anthony Hopkins is also an artist. In an interview in the Las Vegas Sun. He says that his wife Stella encouraged him to return to art after she found a pile of old scripts with his drawings on them. He does both Ink Drawings and Acrylic Paintings. When asked if he has a specific pursuit in art, he says "I don't take it seriously. I do it for sheer pleasure. I make a hell of a mess in the studio. It's done wonders for my subconscious. I dream now in colors." According to an article in The Globe and Mail, Anthony Hopkins' artwork will be on exhibit in Canada for the first time beginning May 26, 2009 at Harbour Gallery in Mississauga. The article goes on to say that Hopkins' canvases are to be priced between roughly $6,000 and $30,000, while his ink drawings will range from $2,100 to $4,500.

You can see more of Anthony Hopkins' artwork at http://www.anthonyhopkinsart.com/.