Artists

Nigel Cooke [Biography]

Nigel Cooke

Nigel Cooke was born in Mirfield, West Yorkshire and has art running through his veins. Nigel joined the Merchant Navy after leaving school and subsequently has held a number of jobs on the road to becoming a full-time artist.

These included joining Butlins as their resident caricaturist and entertainer. He later went on to open caricature concessions on Blackpool’s Central Pier and Pleasure Beach, in the Trafford Centre Mall in Manchester, and at Alton Towers. He has also worked as a character designer for the Hong Kong based C.I.M International and remains a member of the National Caricature Network in the USA.

Having spent many years travelling the world as a charicature artist, Nigel then started to look to translate his unique point of view into other subjects. Looking back to all the places he visited and worked, Nigel begun painting cityscapes, which elevated his illustrative style into fine art. His unusual, dynamic and unmistakeable style creates beautifully textured scenes that have intricate, layered details.

To date, Nigel has sold paintings all over the world, with particularly strong sales in the UK, the USA and the Far East. Spending years perfecting his drippy style, Nigel has now become one of the UK’s most popular artists.

A Night in NYC

Mixed Media on Canvas

Beach Walk ~

Mixed Media

Big Ben Chimes ~

Mixed Media

Bluebell ~

Mixed Media

Brooklyn

Mixed Media on Canvas

Café ~

Mixed Media

Cannal's Of Amsterdam ~

Mixed Media on Canvas

Cherry Wood ~

Mixed Media

Clear Light ~

Mixed Media

Gypsy Cabs ~

Mixed Media

Holsten Hills ~

Mixed Media

I Love NYC

Mixed Media

London Central ~

Mixed Media

Memories ~

Mixed Media

Mystic Wood ~

Mixed Media

New York Drive Time

Mixed Media on Canvas

Strawberry Hill ~

Mixed Media

Summer Jazz ~

Mixed Media

Woodland Walk ~

Mixed Media

Embankment Stroll

Mixed Media on Canvas

French Dreams

Mixed Media

Heading To Westminster

Mixed Media on Canvas

Paris ~

Mixed Media

Purple Haze

Mixed Media on Canvas

Red Mist

Mixed Media

The Journey

Mixed Media

Reserved

Forever Autumn ~

Mixed Media

Reserved

St Pauls Walk

Mixed Media

Reserved

The Spring Chill ~

Mixed Media

Reserved

View Of Manhattan Bridge

Mixed Media on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

Paris Buzz

Mixed Media on Canvas

Sold, but please enquire about similar works

The Pathway ~

Mixed Media

Nigel Cooke

Nigel Cooke was born in Mirfield, West Yorkshire and has art running through his veins. Nigel joined the Merchant Navy after leaving school and subsequently has held a number of jobs on the road to becoming a full-time artist.

These included joining Butlins as their resident caricaturist and entertainer. He later went on to open caricature concessions on Blackpool’s Central Pier and Pleasure Beach, in the Trafford Centre Mall in Manchester, and at Alton Towers. He has also worked as a character designer for the Hong Kong based C.I.M International and remains a member of the National Caricature Network in the USA.

Having spent many years travelling the world as a charicature artist, Nigel then started to look to translate his unique point of view into other subjects. Looking back to all the places he visited and worked, Nigel begun painting cityscapes, which elevated his illustrative style into fine art. His unusual, dynamic and unmistakeable style creates beautifully textured scenes that have intricate, layered details.

To date, Nigel has sold paintings all over the world, with particularly strong sales in the UK, the USA and the Far East. Spending years perfecting his drippy style, Nigel has now become one of the UK’s most popular artists.

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