jonathan truss has always had a fascination for wildlife and his early career as a professional musician and actor complimented his love of oil painting. with international exhibitions his paintings are sold and collected around the world from new york to new zealand from botswana to beverly hills! his enthusiasm for his subjects and the never ending exciting trail for new reference extends to regular trips, camping under canvas in the incredible game parks of botswana, kenya, tanzania and zambia.... more
he is establishing himself as one of the uk's leading wildlife artists and is becoming well known for his paintings around the world.
'had i lived thousands of years ago it would have been me painting all the animals i saw on cave walls. nothing seems more natural or enjoyable to me than painting wildlife. nature has already painted its masterpiece… it's all the inspiration i need!'