Conceptual Paintings For Sale

Discover our collection of conceptual painting for sale in our online art gallery showcasing some of the best contemporary conceptual painters working today. Start by exploring our popular subject matters of landscapes, cityscapes or fantasy.

Within our collection we have numerous conceptual painters. Kate Lowe uses her dream like compositions and titles to express her ideas.

Origins of Conceptual Painting

Conceptual art emerged across Europe, North America and South America between the late 1960s and 1970s. The term was first written about by Sol LeWitt in 1967: "In conceptual art the idea or concept is the most important aspect of the work."

As the idea behind the work is more important than the finished object there was no style or medium which defined this movement.

Artists used whatever tools they thought best for conveying their concept. This ranged from performance art, body art, and land art to using found objects.

Social Critique

Although works were often filmed or photographed, artists attempted to bypass the commercial art world and critique the formal gallery environment by creating works that could not be bought, sold and exhibited.

This critique is evident in Bruce Mclean’s performance Pose Work for Plinths (1971), where he mocked the pompous nature of classical plinth sculptures by replacing them with his own body.

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      Your Whites

      Paintings - 40x40cmRent for $ 75/mo

      Alles auf Anfang (Restart)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 190/mo

      Septembermädchen (September Girl)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 150/mo

      Vinegar Trauma

      Paintings - 103x83cmRent for $ 120/mo

      In der Ferne (In the distance)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 155/mo

      WSK-F-188

      Paintings - 68x52cm

      WSK-F-150

      Paintings - 68x52cm

      Letzte Chance (Last chance)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 180/mo

      Basis

      Paintings - 150x100cmRent for $ 255/mo

      Mappa Mundi meum

      Paintings - 120x150cmRent for $ 525/mo

      WSK-F-131

      Paintings - 30x22cm

      Auf dem Weg (On the way)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 175/mo

      WSK-F-196

      Paintings - 68x52cm

      Gemeinsam (together)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 190/mo

      Auf dieser Erde (On this earth)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 165/mo

      Wandergrat

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 195/mo

      Auf großer Fahrt (The big journey)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 165/mo

      Trockenübung (Dry Run)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 205/mo

      WSK-F-170

      Paintings - 30x22cm

      Curiosity

      Paintings - 193x248cmRent for $ 405/mo

      Straight from the Heart - the Rant series

      Paintings - 120x120cmRent for $ 145/mo

      WSK-F-095

      Paintings - 30x22cm

      All over the world (4)

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 170/mo

      Der Nächste bitte

      Paintings - 100x100cmRent for $ 185/mo

      WSK-F-046

      Paintings - 30x22cm

      Margate Winter

      Paintings - 82x45cmRent for $ 75/mo

      Ein Reiskorn hat mehr Gene als ein Mensch

      Paintings - 150x100cmRent for $ 215/mo