Leena McCall Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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Leena McCall is an award winning artist, working predominantly in oil. Her work explores portraiture and the female form beyond the male gaze. After completing an HNC in Fine Art in London, Leena continued her art studies at the Charles Cecil Studios in Florence going on to work in Berlin and is now based in Stamford, Lincolnshire, UK.

Leena McCall, a classically trained artist in Florence, Italy, delves deep into the exploration of female identity through her evocative portraits and subjects. Her art transcends traditional boundaries, challenging and subverting the male gaze that has often defined representations of women in art history. With a keen eye for detail and a profound understanding of the human form, Leena's work captures the essence of female empowerment and individuality.

Through her artistry, Leena McCall invites viewers to question societal norms and perceptions of femininity, inviting them to see beyond superficial stereotypes and embrace the complexity and strength of women. Her paintings resonate with a sense of authenticity and vulnerability, inviting a dialogue on gender, beauty, and self-expression.

Inspired by her experiences and observations, Leena's artwork serves as a powerful reflection of the multifaceted nature of female identity, celebrating diversity and resilience. With each brushstroke, she challenges the viewer to confront preconceived notions and embrace a more inclusive and nuanced understanding of what it means to be a woman in today's world.

Leena McCall's art is a testament to the enduring spirit of women, offering a glimpse into the rich tapestry of emotions, stories, and experiences that define the female experience. Through her compelling portraits and thought-provoking subjects, she invites us to celebrate the beauty and strength found in every woman's journey. Sent from my iPhone

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