Self-Reliance is a 42" x 27" Oil on Canvas Original by Jay Johansen. This piece depicts a confident matador, who is brought to life by the artist's realistic painting style. Jay Johansen is a well known portrait artist, who has mastered the art of realist oil paintings and creates a variety of gorgeous portraits. He is able to capture facial expressions and fine details of the elegant figures in his portraits.
Born and raised in California by his artist father, Jay Johansen has been mastering his style and techniques for a long time. He has mastered the art of creating portraits and is known for his celebrity portraits and unique "Pop fusion art", which combines traditional mediums with digital enhancements.