Nelson Young - Represented by Belizean Arts
( Belize, 1959 - present )
Artist: Nelson Young ( Belize, 1959 - present ) -
Main Category: Painting
Genres: Abstract Expressionism, Modern Art
Biography: Nelson Young was born in Belize City. He left school at an early age and worked as a fisherman, through a friend he discovered a talent for wood carving which later lead to painting, his true calling. Nelsons first exhibition was in 1982, this gave him the opportunity to develop his work on canvas and lead to his first international exhibition in Stockholm Sweden. Today Nelson figures among the most preeminent Belizean artists whose work is collected by modern art lovers worldwide.
“My inspiration is the original creativeness which is the foundation. Sometimes I believe that the tribulation I go thru to make my work manifest has one authentic reaction, indivisible with the people” http://galleries.absolutearts.com/cgi-bi...lery&id=590