Marcus Antonius Jansen was born in New York and spent his childhood between Manhattan and Germany. He studied design in 1980 before enrolling in the US Armed Forces. After five years in the military, he returned to college and resuming his creative practice. Jansen, who describes his paintings as “urban lifescapes,” has been…
"more than colour - it is life that we all miss as we pass by on everyday streets - Marcus Jansen paintings has vibrancy and loneliness - tragedy and struggle - you can see all these things in his pain"
"love them! so vibrant and beautiful!:D"
"just realized the name of that second one. there could be a deeper meaning there... broken bus, statement about education somehow? reminds me of a commerical for funding to repair run down schools. ve"
"love it. you can use your imagination on that first one. love the look too. VERY cool!"