Darren Baker Sunflowers original painting for sale
oil on canvas
The photographs of these particular items do them no favours I’m afraid. They really are splendid.
Official Portrait artist to Her Majesty The Queen 2011
Official artist to the Professional Footballers’ Association
Official artist to the 2012 Olympic games
Said by many to be the best of his kind and probably the finest art draftsman of our generation.
Darren Baker Sunflowers painting for sale
A perfectionist who has, for most of his life, been developing techniques to create a form of realism comparable to photography.
This master artists accolades include;
- Official Portrait artist to Her Majesty The Queen 2011
- Official artist to the 2012 Olympic games
- Fine Art Trade Guild Award Winner – Best Artist 2010
- Winner of The Garrick Prize at Christies, London.
Over the years, Darren Baker has produced an impressive portfolio of art, which grace many prestigious public and private collections, including 10 Downing Street, The House of Lords, St James’s Palace and the Bahrain Royal household. His celebrated works are becoming increasingly sought after by art collectors around the world.
We have a selection of Darren Baker original paintings for sale. Darren Baker was born in 1976 and attended Bradford Art College. After graduation in 1998, he exhibited in London and at the age of 23 was invited to exhibit his paintings at a UK millennium show in New York. In the same year Baker was appointed official artist of The Professional Footballer’s Association (PFA).
Highlights of Darren Baker’s career include portraits of HRH Prince Charles and Tony Blair which hang in St James Palace and Downing Street respectively. Baker has also worked alongside and produced contemporary paintings for other sporting personalities including: David Ginola, Peter Schmeichel, Henrik Larsson, Prince Naseem, Nigel Mansell Jonny Wilkinson and PFA Footballer of the Year portraits of John Terry, Steven Gerrard, Ruud van Nistelrooy and Teddy Sheringham. Sporting clubs who have promoted his art include: Manchester United, Leeds United, Glasgow Celtic, Bradford City, Yorkshire Cricket, and Leeds Rhinos.
Darrens classical realism art has become increasingly sought after which has led to him being commissioned by the Royal British Legion to paint Her Majesty the Queen during her 85th Birthday year.