Artist Profile - Peter Kotka

Gin Perfection!
Apples With Bowl and Cider Bottle
To a Sparkling Summer!
Segments of the Truth
Oranges and Lemons!
Room With A View
Pomegranates and Water!
Burgundy, Grapes and Stemless Glass
Silver, Chinese Bowl and Lemons!
Seeing The Light!
Lemons and Brass Jug
Apple Juice!
Lemons Ice and Twisted Glass!
Orange and Blue
Lemon or Lime

Gin Perfection!

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 41 x 31cm Framed

Year: 2021

Price: £1500 Plus Delivery

Apples With Bowl and Cider Bottle

Medium: Oil on Linen Panel

Measurements: 31 x 31cm Framed

Year: 2021

Price: £995 Plus Delivery

To a Sparkling Summer!

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 30 x 30cm framed

Year: 2020

Price: Sold

Segments of the Truth

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 42 x 42cm framed

Year: 2020

Price: Sold

Oranges and Lemons!

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 40 x 50cm

Price: £2500 Plus Delivery

Room With A View

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 68 x 58cm framed

Year: 2020

Price: £2400 Plus Delivery

Pomegranates and Water!

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 42 x 42cm framed

Year: 2020

Price: £995 Plus Delivery

Burgundy, Grapes and Stemless Glass

Medium: Oil on Linen Canvas

Measurements: 63 x 72cm Framed

Year: 2018

Price: Sold

Silver, Chinese Bowl and Lemons!

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 43 x 53cm

Year: 2019

Price: SOLD

Seeing The Light!

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 42 x 42cm framed

Year: 2020

Price: Sold

Lemons and Brass Jug

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 42 x 42cm framed

Year: 2020

Price: £995 Plus Delivery

Apple Juice!

Medium: Oil on Linen Panel

Measurements: 41 x 24cm Framed

Year: 2021

Price: £1350 Plus Delivery

Lemons Ice and Twisted Glass!

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 43 x 43cm Framed

Year: 2019

Price: SOLD

Orange and Blue

Medium: Oil on Linen Panel

Measurements: 20 x 41cm Framed

Year: 2021

Price: £1050 Plus Delivery

Lemon or Lime

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 42 x 42cm framed

Year: 2020

Price: SOLD Please about commissions or alternatives

Gin Perfection!

Medium: Oil on Panel

Measurements: 41 x 31cm Framed

Year: 2021

Price: £1500 Plus Delivery

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About Peter Kotka
Artist Statement

Gin Perfection!
Apples With Bowl and Cider Bottle
To a Sparkling Summer!
Segments of the Truth
Oranges and Lemons!
Room With A View
Pomegranates and Water!
Burgundy, Grapes and Stemless Glass
Silver, Chinese Bowl and Lemons!
Seeing The Light!
Lemons and Brass Jug
Apple Juice!
Lemons Ice and Twisted Glass!
Orange and Blue
Lemon or Lime
Gin Perfection!
Apples With Bowl and Cider Bottle
To a Sparkling Summer!
Segments of the Truth
Oranges and Lemons!
Room With A View
Pomegranates and Water!
Burgundy, Grapes and Stemless Glass
Silver, Chinese Bowl and Lemons!
Seeing The Light!
Lemons and Brass Jug
Apple Juice!
Lemons Ice and Twisted Glass!
Orange and Blue
Lemon or Lime

Biography

Peter initially trained as a toolmaker and only really started painting full time during the 1980’s. He took time to read about painters and their techniques and was inspired by the landscape paintings of John Constable. In fact, this was time well invested as many years later he copied Constables ‘Haywain’ for an American client, half full size. After some surprising success with a Gallery, and early commissioning of works which sold quickly, successful Exhibitions followed and his professional career had started. Peter explored different techniques and followed the detailed style such as that of Dutch Landscape painters of the 16th Century, Jacob van Ruysdael in particular. Royal Doulton also requested him to paint a series of designs for collector plates entitled ’Harvest Home’ and numerous card designs followed for Hallmark and Polytint. He also started undertaking an adult education teaching post with a local College, and the classes proved so popular that he stills runs local classes to this day. Occasionally, if requested, bespoke ‘painting holidays’ are organised for small groups of artists. Peter decided to find a new challenge and direction and focused on perfecting ‘Still Life’ painting specialising in wine, which was also something he was starting to take a great interest in. He has developed a unique blend of working with both contemporary and traditional styles, colours and techniques, and this gives his paintings an individuality, detail and atmosphere. In 2004 Peter was invited to take part in a prestigious Still Life exhibition in California, where he was the bestselling artist in the show. He has continued to paint fine wines and still life and has achieved much acclaim and recognition for his work.


Artist Statement



My studio is a
major part of my life and for over 
almost three decades, is where I have empty wine
bottles, produce art, study wine books and where I get my inspiration. It’s
where I research fine art, fine wines and listen to a wide selection of music.