Jed Leiknes {E} Artist Feature

by Scott MacDonald

Darkly Surreal Paintings

“..Easily replaced and unremarkable” is how Wisconsin Native Jed Leiknes refers to his particular choice of paints and brushes. More opposite words could not be chosen to describe the awe-inspiring and darkly surreal paintings that he creates. Jed’s work has defined him in some circles as a “speed painter,” but there is much more to his work then the fervor and gusto expelled in their creation. Finding ideas for his work in the textures of life, the broken, the rusty things, Jed seeks to “render a moment that never happened” and in doing so, has created a wealth of fascinating and unique paintings. Finding both personal and proprietary freedom through his work as an artist, Jed believes he has only just begun his journey as an artist, having yet to find his voice. His inspiration often reactionary, The world of Jed Leiknes’s creations are as much for you to explore, as for him.

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Jed Leiknes {E} Artist Feature