The Enigma of Jasper Rose

The Enigma of Jasper Rose
by Saied Dai
© Saied Dai

Oil on linen

Saied Dai studied fine art at Bournemouth
and Poole College of Art and Design and the
Royal Academy of Arts. His work has been seen
in numerous exhibitions including the Royal
Academy Summer Exhibition, the exhibitions
of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters and was
previously selected for the BP Portrait Award
in 1984, 1990, 1997 and 2013. His portrait of Dame Monica Mason is in the Collection of the National Portrait Gallery.

The portrait is of the artist’s friend, Jasper Rose, who
was Professor of Art History at Santa Cruz University,
California before retiring with his family to England.
Rose continues to work as an historian, writer, poet
and artist. Dai wanted the portrait to capture
Rose’s erudition, wit and flamboyant personality.

Exhibitors

Vacuum 2

by Thomas Ehretsmann

Jean

by Jean-Paul Tibbles

Pia

by Gentian Lulanaj

Jijinka

by Brett Amory

Silence

by Bo Wang

Insomnia

by Diego Aznar Remon

Karina In Her Raincoat

by Brian Sayers

Francesca

by Daniele Vezzani

Mila

by Simon Richardson

The Weaver

by Joshua Waterhouse

James Rhodes

by Alexander Chamberlin

I.Crow X

by Noah Buchanan

Harriet Harman MP

by Charles Moxon

To Sense What Is Coming

by Jane Gardiner

Laura In Black

by Joshua LaRock

Alessandra

by Daisy Sims-Hilditch

Régis

by Christophe Therrien

unfolding

by Martin Brooks

Musing on Moscow

by Val Wolstenholme Clay

Alice and the Planets

by Lewis Chamberlain

Sophie in the Gallery

by Ivan Franco Fraga

Die Vermutung I

by Wolfgang Kessler

Diversion

by Charlie Masson

A Portrait of My Son

by Miseon Lee

John

by Eilis Otway

Grady

by Jacob Hayes

I am expecting

by Vadim Kadzhaev

Self

by Shany van den Berg

Petras

by Laura Guoke

Hugo

by Benjamin Sullivan

Haydn as Henry

by Stephen Earl Rogers

Tad (Son Of The Artist)

by John Borowicz

Portrait Of Katrina

by William Neukomm

Evaporar-se (Fenómeno Del Niño)

by Jorge Federico Fernandez Gartner

Oana

by Boris Dobre

Stanley on a Painter's Rag

by Keith Robinson

Falk

by David von Bassewitz

Portrait Of Martin Chaffer

by Sopio Chkhikvadze

Sir Andrew Motion

by Fiona Graham-Mackay

Dad Sculpting Me

by Jamie Coreth

Girl in a Liberty Dress

by Clara Drummond

The 271 to Arsenal (Xavier & Max)

by Teri Anne Scoble

Beatrice

by Benjamin Fenske

LMF03

by Frances Borden

Carol

by Richard Burger

A Ridiculous Man

by Mark Shields