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Michael Abraham exhibition, Vancouver

Michael Abraham exhibition, Vancouver

May 16, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Opening Night:  Thursday, May 13th, 2010, 6 – 9pm.  All are welcome! On display from May 6th to 29th, 2010. Gallery hours: Tuesday – Friday: 11am – 6pm Saturday: noon – 5pm (and by appointment) www.michaelabraham.com www.galleryjones.com I was lucky enough to have made the small trek in from the Sunshine Coast to be at this…

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Javier Marin sculpture vandalized in Vancouver

Javier Marin sculpture vandalized in Vancouver

Sadly, a Javier Marin sculpture in Vancouver has been senselessly vandalized recently. Shame on those thimblebrains! The artwork was the Cabeza Vainilla, Cordoba and Chiapas by Mexican figurative artist Javier Marin. Three large stylized human heads made of tough polyresin in various juxtapositions made up the installation, located under the Canada Line just north of…

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Edible crayons??? Yup.

Edible crayons??? Yup.

Amazing photos of edible crayons and fascinating ingredients lists for crayons made from a huge variety of things like goji berries, be pollen, corn, blueberries, even prunes!! Very classy site. Let me know if you create your next masterpiece from them.

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Kseniya Simonova wins "Ukraine’s Got Talent" with sand table performance art

Kseniya Simonova wins "Ukraine’s Got Talent" with sand table performance art

Kseniya Simonova, a young Ukrainian artist tells an entire story by pushing around sand on a table. She uses nothing but sand and her hands to create these images. She won the September 2009 “Ukraine’s Got Talent” competition. She uses a giant light box, dramatic music, imagination and just her fingers.

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Do artists need their own websites?

March 26, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

This has been an interesting learning experience researching all these artists. Here are some reflections from someone who hunted hard for artists by their names. The best result was when their name popped up in the domain name like justinogilvie.com or justin-ogilvie.com. If you want to buy a domain name, this kind of thing is…

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Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

March 21, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

The estate of Francis Bacon has sent an image for the site- very exciting!!

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