Human Nature Collection

A selected collection of artwork by Laura Beard that reflects the world of man, our interaction with each other, and the world we strive to create. Many of the pieces shown are available for purchase. Please fill out the forum in the CONTACT page for inquires if you are interested in purchasing a piece.

Addison Vincent

“Addison Vincent” is a 14″x11″ watercolor on paper. This painting is part of the “Friends in Masks 2020” series.

Lauren Otis and Tamara Torres”

“Lauren Otis and Tamara Torres” is an 11″x14″ watercolor on paper. This painting is part of the “Friends in Masks 2020” series.

Craig Shofed

“Craig Shofed” is a 14″x11″ watercolor painting on paper. This painting is a part of the “Friends in Masks 2020” series. This painting is in private collection.

Abelardo Montano

“Abelardo Montano” is a 14″x11″ watercolor painting on paper. This painting is part of the “Friends in Masks 2020” series.

“Patriots of Mill Hill”

“Patriots of Mill Hill” is a 16″x20″ watercolor painting on watercolor paper. This piece is no longer available for purchase and is in private collection.

“Waiting to Cross”

“Waiting to Cross” is a 20″x16″ watercolor painting on watercolor paper. This piece is available for purchase.

“The Blacksmiths”

“The Blacksmiths” is a 16″x20″ watercolor painting on watercolor paper. This piece is no longer available for purchase and is in private collection.

“The Piper”

“The Piper” is a 11″x14″ watercolor painting on watercolor paper. This piece is available for purchase.

“Leader of the Regiment”

“Leader of the Regiment” is a 11″x14″ watercolor painting on watercolor paper. This piece is available for purchase.

“Distorted Reality”

“Distorted Reality” is a 28.5″x24.5″ watercolor painting on watercolor paper (framed), depicting the reflection of the Trump Plaza building in Jersey City reflected off the windows of another building. It symbolizes the current state of chaotic government and lack of civility that has become the norm since the Trump administration has taken office. This piece is available for purchase.

“Where There Is A Will”

“Where There Is A Will” is an 12″x12″ acrylic painting on canvas (unframed) that depicts the Apollo 11 landing and moonwalk on July 20th, 1969. The footprints are depicted in the colors of the American flag, as this piece was created on the 50th anniversary of the landing. This piece depicts the power of collective resolve to create solutions for change. This same spirit, I believe, can lead us forward through the challenges of climate change, pollution, refuge crises, and more. This piece is no longer available for purchase and is in private collection.

“Resolve”

“Resolve” is an 30″x40″ oil painting on gallery wrapped 1.5″ canvas (unframed), depicting the front interior of the Roebling Wire Works building with a single dove flying in the air. It was painted in the wake of the shootings at Art All Night 2018, as a tribute to the city of Trenton and as a commitment to the resolve of the arts community has to help strengthen Trenton into a place that is safe and nurturing for those who live, work, and play there. This is the first painting in my Trenton series. This piece is available for purchase.

“The Glance”

“The Glance” is an 19″x15.75″ watercolor and gouache painting on paper (framed), depicting a random moment at Trenton Social, a popular restaurant and lounge in Trenton. It is the second painting in my Trenton series. This piece is no longer available for purchase and is in private collection.