Paul Czainski studied Fine Art at Leeds College of Art and Goldsmiths College in London. After graduating from art college, Paul began working with the world’s best interior designers, including Nicky Haslam, David Mlinaric, John Stephanidis, Colefax and Fowler. He became, and still remains, the most sought after speciality trompe l’oeil artist, muralist and specialist decorator. Paul is the hidden talent on which their wonderful reputations were built. Paul has worked on commissions on many England's Stately homes and historic palaces, including Hampton Court and the Queens House, Greenwich.
In recent years, Paul has begun to spend more time on his individual studio work and his collaborative ventures with his wife Chris, including, making films, performance and installations. He is inspired by pattern, decorative effects, chiaroscuro and the fantastic. In his paintings and drawings he is able to tell a story or bring to our attention the hidden beauty or excitement of the mundane. He works in virtually any medium, from charcoal, etching and drawing through to oils and acrylics. He is equally at home with large scale and miniature works.
Recently Paul's work has increasing come into the limelight as the pure artistic and creative genius behind many stunning murals, paintings and designs in private and public collections. Paul is inspired by simple beauty, natural surroundings, sculpture and form. The subject matter in his paintings come from his own garden, which is a masterpiece of creation and an extension of his art. Paul Czainskis' subject matter include both the familiar, the imaginary and out-of-this-world ideas but they strike a cord in the hearts and minds of many, making him highly collectable and wonderfully original.