Contemporary Oil Painters

Want to buy original oil paintings, but aren't sure where to find them?

You're in luck! At EmptyEasel, we feature amazing, talented painters nearly every week.


Scroll down to find curated oil paintings for sale by emerging artists, as well as art by more established painters. If you find a painting you love, you can buy direct from the artists themselves. You'll find landscape paintings in oil, portraits, still life paintings, and a lot more.

Browse all featured oil paintings below:

For nearly two decades, Nashville-based artist Adam Hall has honed his unique style of landscape paintings. Take a look at his website and you’ll find a...
Multi-view portrait of a young man
North Carolina artist Joseph Bounds creates stunning, one-of-a-kind portraits and figure paintings by blending elements of Cubism, Neoclassicism, and Minimalism. In fact, you might be surprised...
Night-time painting of a driveway and parked car next to a white two-story home
Born in Seville, Spain, Alberto Ortega now lives and paints in Raleigh, North Carolina. His work focuses on the landscapes that we create for ourselves—our suburbs...
js brown landscape painting
Like nostalgic snapshots of an artist’s cross-country road trip, J.S. Brown’s silent, evocative landscapes offer an iconic look at the small towns, stunning skies, and blue...
Humanitarian and artist Jan Raats travels the world collecting and sharing stories of people from Afghanistan, Botswana, Italy, and France, to name a few. His paintings...
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