Simone Truong Creates Dreamy Oil Paintings That Could Pass For Photographs

Simone Truong is a contemporary artist based in Newcastle Upon Tyne. By mixing mediums and processes she creates incredible limited edition prints and originals based on the themes of Fauna and Flora. Creatively, Simone is chiefly concerned with the ephemerality of nature, fleeting moments and the transience of living things. Her work facilitates a more permanent representation of these moments and that can be viewed at any time. Speaking about her chosen mediums and motivations she explains that she always knew she wanted to be an artist. ‘It was what I wanted to do, so when I left school I…