Virginia Beach, VA
Doug Clarke is a landscape and figure painter pursuing his adventures in outdoor painting throughout the country. An accomplished plein air painter, he has won numerous awards for his depiction of rural and urban landscapes. His favorite painting subjects are trains and railroads. Doug has a love for music and film. Some of his favorites films are Yojimbo, Blade Runner, Taxi Driver, Apocalypse Now and Pulp Fiction. Favorite musicians include Jimi Hendrix, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Calexico and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. When he is not painting, Doug can be found teaching his kids to surf and skimboard. He can also be easily bribed into helping anyone out with the promise of good pizza.