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The Surreal Paintings of August Vilella — bizarre yet beautiful, otherworldly creatures

Barcelona based artist August Vilella creates surreal paintings of bizarre yet beautiful, otherworldly creatures lurking in his subconscious mind. The featured pieces below are elegantly rendered, depicting life forms seemingly endowed with human emotions and intelligence. Please scroll down and explore these paintings bursting with beauty, sophistication and creativity — an artwork conceived by pure imagination.



The Meeting

August Vilella Paintings - Meeting



Artist Statement:

August Vilella is an artist based in Barcelona. He creates oil paintings by means of a surreal-intuitive method. Thanks to this method and without using any previous sketches or ideas, he tries to give shape to his past and future through the subconscious mind.

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All images courtesy of August Vilella, and are published with permission.

To see more of his work, please visit his:  Website   |   Facebook  |  Instagram



The Mirror

August Vilella Paintings - Mirror

The Third Eye

August Vilella Paintings - Third Eye

The Longing

August Vilella Paintings - Longing

The Pianist

August Vilella Paintings - Pianist

The Poet

August Vilella Paintings - Poet

The Lesson

August Vilella Paintings - Lesson

The Birthday

August Vilella Paintings - Birthday

The Soldier

August Vilella Paintings - Soldier

The Librarian

August Vilella Paintings - Librarian




Nelson Kamdon

I Am Simply Flowing with the River of Life.
I Take What Comes and Let Go What Goes.

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