Edward L. Baxter

Raleigh native Edward Baxter has produced oil painting covering a wide array of subject matter such a landscapes, still life, portraits, jazz themes, abstracts, religious and African works.
In his early development, Ed was inspired by Romare Bearden, Jacob Lawrence, John Biggers and Picasso. These days artists such as Thornton Dial, Purvis Young and Kehinde Wiley continue to provide a spirit-of-creation that has enable Ed to produce painting for over 50 years.

Ed's art has been exhibited at numerous venue including the North Carolina Museum of History, Woman's Club of Raleigh, Sertoma Art Center, Shaw University, St. Augustine's College, Local Color Gallery, Herbert C. Young Community Center, Cary, NC, Visual Art Exchange, Glance Art Gallery, Page-Walker Art & History Center, Cary, NC, Burr Gallery at S.C. Jazz Festival, Campbell House Gallery in Southern Pines, NC, Chicago African Arts Festival. In addition, his works along with 64 more artists was accepted in the 2011 North Carolina Artists Exhibition at Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts-Betty Ray McCain Gallery in Raleigh.

Ed art can be seen in the International Contemporary Artist Volume XI in April 2016.


Jazz in the City

Jazz in the City is painted in oils and the size is 30 x 40

Jazz in the City “Jazz in the City”

Jazz in the City is painted in oils, size is 30 x 40 price is $1800.00

Man with a Purple Horn “Man with a Purple Horn”

Man with a Purple Horn is painted in oils, the size is 24 x 36 price is $1200

That Cool Bass “That Cool Bass”

That Cool Bass was painted in oils the size is 30 x 40 the price is $1800.00

That Cool Bass II “That Cool Bass II”

That Cool Bass II is painted in oils the is $1800.00 the size is 30 x 40

Keeping the Time II “Keeping the Time II”

Keeping the Time II is painted in oil, size 30 x 40 price $1800.00

Playing the Blues “Playing the Blues”

Playing the Blues was painted in oils, 30 x 40 $1800.00

The Piano Man “The Piano Man”

The Piano Man was painted in oils, 36 x 24, $1200.00

That Cool Sax “That Cool Sax”

That Cool Sax was painted in oils, 24 x 36, $1200

Heading Toward the Light II “Heading Toward the Light II”

''Heading Toward the Light II 24 X 36 Oil Sold

Heading Toward the Light “Heading Toward the Light”

Heading Toward the Light 24 x 36 Oil Sold

Lacing Up “Lacing Up”

''Lacing Up" 12 x 18 Oil NFS

Modern Movement “Modern Movement”

''Modern Movement 30 x 30 Oil Sold

Jazz Sax “Jazz Sax”

Jazz Sax 24 x 36 Oil Sold

Bass for Ron Carter “Bass for Ron Carter”

"Bass for Ron Carter" 24 x 48 Oil $1200.00

Keeping Time “Keeping Time”

Keeping Time 24 x 36 Oil Sold

Field of Dreams “Field of Dreams”

"Field of Dreams" 24 x 36 Oil Sold

He Love Me - He Love Me Not “He Love Me - He Love Me Not”

Size: 40 x 30
Medium: Oil
Price: $1200.00

Picking Flowers for the Festival “Picking Flowers for the Festival”

Size: 40 x 30
Medium: Oil
Price: $1200.00