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Tom Wood joins figurative artists network

Tom Wood joins figurative artists network

Dear Paula- Thank you for your invitation, I appreciate it. I’ve enjoyed looking at your websites and the figurative one is a wonderful resource for anyone interested in figurative art, I’ll recommend it on my blog. I’ve attached an image as requested, hope it’s OK. ‘Portrait of Elaine’ 2005 Gouache on Paper on card 19…

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Eli Cedrone’s summer gallery news

Eli Cedrone’s summer gallery news

July 31, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Copley Society “Wanderlust” Summer Members Show– On view through August 2010 This year’s juried exhibition includes a wide range of mediums and styles. Members who submitted works were reviewed by two jurors: Peter Trippi, Editor of Fine Art Connoisseur and biographer of the painter J.W. Waterhouse and Hunter O’Hanian, Executive Director of the Foundation for…

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Mark Heine wins Fine Arts prize, Sooke, BC

Mark Heine wins Fine Arts prize, Sooke, BC

July 30, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Parade Floret … by Mark Heine has been awarded the prize for “Best 2-Dimensional” piece at the 24th Annual Sooke Fine Arts Show, 2010. This popular show runs to August 2nd and is well worth a visit. More than 500 artists from across Western Canada entered a record 1,400 pieces this year, including paintings, sculptures,…

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Artists offer theories on renewed interest in nude figurative work

Artists offer theories on renewed interest in nude figurative work

July 27, 2010 | figurative painting | 3 Comments

This is the second of three stories examining a rising interest in nude figurative work on the East End. Last week’s Great Nude Invitational Art Fair in Manhattan waved a philosophical flag that a shift was in the wind: Interest in collecting and making work inspired by the nude is on an upswing. The rising…

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Panel Discussion July 29, Salmagundi Club, Manhatten

Panel Discussion July 29, Salmagundi Club, Manhatten

July 27, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Please join us for  the Panel Discussion  and Reception for the show. This will take place on  Thursday, July 29th. The discussion will begin at 7:00pm with  the reception to follow at 8:30pm. “HARD  TIMES- An Artist’s View” July 29-August 18,  2010 The  eye of an artist has a keen lens on the health and…

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Looking into getting some search elements to the site

Looking into getting some search elements to the site

July 26, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

I’d really like to get some search elements into the site so that a viewer can search perhaps by name, medium, location. Does anyone out there have any expertise in this side of things? I’m starting to look around and would love to make a nice connection to build some kind of search database aspect…

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