During his Plein Air painting exhibition at Mount Vernon last July, Simon had the good fortune to meet a conservator working on the ongoing restora...View full details
Plein Air Paintings by Simon Bull
During his first-ever event, guests were able to watch visiting artist Simon Bull at work painting flowers, trees, and scenes from the upper garden on mural-sized canvases. Guests were treated by Bull showcasing several special techniques such as pouring paint and were able to ask questions and interact.
These one-of-a-kind paintings were all created during this special event in July 2019 during Simon Bull's visit.
Simon Bull is well-known for his use of radiant colors in landscapes, still life and abstracts as well as his entertaining painting demonstrations...View full details
“Intrigue” is a perfect word to describe this Simon Bull painting! This Plein Air art showpiece with its vibrant colors has an abstract twist all ...View full details
In February of 1792, two oleanders from General Moultrie of South Carolina. Today, vibrant oleanders bloom throughout the summer in the upper garde...View full details
Mount Vernon had the opportunity to interview the internationally renowned artist, Simon Bull, in the Upper Garden. During this interview, he showc...View full details
During his July 2019 visit, Simon Bull was inspired by the fruit trees and nature provided in Mount Vernon’s Upper Garden. Two red love birds are ...View full details
Mount Vernon had the opportunity in July 2019 to interview the internationally renowned artist, Simon Bull, in the Upper Garden. During this interv...View full details
Fruit trees, still waters and a pastoral theme were all inspiration for the painting created during Simon Bull’s July 2019 visit to Mount Vernon. ...View full details
During his July 2019 visit, Simon Bull visited several locations on the estate. He said he gained inspiration primarily from nature and focused on ...View full details
Although painted in the heat of the summer, this artwork is a picture of a crisp autumn day on the Estate. Simon Bull, inspired by a tree in the L...View full details
During his visit to the estate, Simon Bull could often be found in the mornings on the East Lawn of the estate near the banks of the Potomac River....View full details
During a recent interview about his July 2019 visit, Simon Bull is quoted with saying “look to nature to compile stories you can tell through art”....View full details