Saatchi Online Weekly Top 10 Chosen By Georgia Haagsma: July 25–31, 2011

Still lifes have functioned throughout history as an exercise for painters to train and showcase their talent, skills and expertise. Here ten artists who prove the practice is as alive as ever.

Roman Reisinger
Keith Mee
Charlie Mclenahan
Arno Arno
Christophe Rodrigues
Irma Kvanchiani
Robyn Nesbitt
Linda Hubbard
Richard T Scott
Jackie Edwards

About the author

Georgia Haagsma studied at the University of Amsterdam, the Gerrit Rietveld Academy and moved to London to finish her BA in Cultural Studies at University College London, where she graduated with honours in Art, Science and Practice. She worked in the Press Department at the Saatchi Gallery from February to June 2009 and is now a Gallery Assistant at a contemporary art gallery in London as well as a freelance art critic.


  1. IMELDA OMOM says:

    you should have chosen Ken Omom.His work is incredible

  2. Arno says:

    Thanks for the mention!
    I love the selection as a whole.

  3. Morandi has proven Still Life is more than an exercise.
    I use Still Life as a supporting role within the larger picture.


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