Since 2000 Monte has been exploring a series of digital landscapes. Painter and artiste extraordinaire, Monte herein establishes himself once again as an artistic force to be reckoned with. A powerful painter, Monte's overture places him with the likes of Lucian Freud and Kandinsky. Yet, while Monte's works have the swirling energy of many great artists, they also suggest something quite different: the murmuring of numerous voices beneath each layer.
The artist's work has changed greatly over the years, and is seldom simple. He courageously goes beyond the given and familiar, pioneering new techniques and materials in order to expand his own vision.Many of his recent projects are exemplars of Monte's penchant for monolithic, eccentric, dynamic forms and bursts of emotion. READ MORE