Abstract art can sometimes be extremely difficult to understand and often times comes across as effortless; however, it is quite the contrary. This type of art form can be painfully meticulous and artist Winston Chmielinski has mastered the technique well.

These different paintings from the New York-based artist are colorful, distorted and bursting with emotion. Be sure to check out the gallery for more of Winston Chmielinski's incredible watercolor portraits.