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Corry Studio of Figurative Art, Salt Lake City, Utah

Corry Studio of Figurative Art, Salt Lake City, Utah

July 15, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Located in Salt Lake City, UT, The Corry Studio of Figurative Art is a private atelier in devoted to giving students a high level of skill in drawing and painting. The studio promotes a serious and committed environment for students with individual instruction and critiques, focusing on the human figure. The curriculum includes: an intensive…

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Constance Edwards Scopelitis moving her studio

Constance Edwards Scopelitis moving her studio

July 14, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Constance Edwards Scopelitis, an internationally acclaimed artist known for her figurative paintings, has kept her roots firmly planted in Indianapolis for the past 18 years with her full-time studio in the Stutz Business Center. But she’s moving northward. Scopelitis will open a second working studio in the Indiana Design Center, a new 85,000-square-foot arts and…

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Artists and Theology of the Body

Artists and Theology of the Body

July 11, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

I came across a site that may be of interest to some of you. The author Shana Smith writes: I started this blog to explore the intersection between my Catholic faith and art and to invite others in on this journey. I am primarily a figurative artist, meaning my favorite subject is the human form….

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College of Saint Elizabeth, NJ, Opens Portrait Art Exhibition

College of Saint Elizabeth, NJ, Opens Portrait Art Exhibition

July 9, 2010 | portrait painting | No Comments

Portraits by more than 30 artists will fill the Therese A. Maloney Art Gallery in Annunciation Center at the College of Saint Elizabeth (CSE), 2 Convent Road, Morristown, N.J., in a new exhibition that opens June 10 with a reception that is open and free to the public. The exhibition closes August 15, 2010. Through…

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Lester Johnson, Expressionist Painter, Dies at 91

Lester Johnson, Expressionist Painter, Dies at 91

July 8, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Lester Johnson became one of the figurative artists voted into the Eighth Street Club, the famous weekly gathering of the Abstract Expressionists. They regarded him as talented but misguided. He regarded drips and gestural brushstrokes as an avant-garde signature that could easily descend into empty cliché. “I was into human content and I used it,…

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New British Painting, Helsinki through August 8

New British Painting, Helsinki through August 8

July 6, 2010 | figurative painting | 2 Comments

“New British Painting,” curated by Zavier Ellis and Pilvi Kalhama, Gallery Kalhama & Pippo Contemporary, Helsinki. Through August 8, 2010. In ArtForum Timo Valjakka considers a show called “New British Painting in Helsinki and suggests that here are different kinds of newness. “Among them is the paradigmatic newness of something taking place for the first…

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