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Azane is a painting created by Ricardo Martínez Herrera | Riikc in his Brussels studio. Only ammonia compounds were used to paint this piece.


Zorn palette oil portrait of Jenny

Jenny — Zorn Palette Painting

I met Jenny in Brussels a couple of years ago, while searching for a model to wear my 3Doodler dress. After our initial meeting, we shot some more pictures, knowing one of them would be transferred into a painting or a sketch at some point.This is a one hour sketch of one of those days — Zorn palette on a 10x10cm canvas.

Nude tinder sketches from my travels around the world.

Anonymous — Burnt Umber + Titanium White

This is my first ever oil painting. After some hours of research, it was clear that the best way to start painting was to use a VERY limited palette, called the Zorn Palette. [Cadmium Red, Yellow ochre, burnt umber, titanium white] This is the result of a couple of hours of painting using only Burnt Umber and Titanium White on a 10x10cm canvas. I drew more small...

ts'onot — Bronze patina on canvas. Ricardo Martinez Herrera | Riikc — Private collection in Brussels, Belgium -

Ts’onot Bronze Patina Painting

Ts’onot is a painting made by Riikc entirely out of bronze patina on a canvas. It was sold to a private collector in Brussels, Belgium, shortly after an exposition at Place St. Bernard. This work is one in a series of bronze patina paintings which are now located in different collections worldwide. Ts’onot is a word that means underground body of water in...