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Rembrandt. born July 15, 1606, Leiden, Netherlands-died October 4, 1669

REMBRANDT. BORN JULY 15, 1606, LEIDEN, NETHERLANDS-DIED OCTOBER 4, 1669

The difference between this self portrait of Rembrandt at 52 (1653), battered but regal and the etching of him as a young dandy could...

A Painting Workshop to Remember

A PAINTING WORKSHOP TO REMEMBER

Today, I am repeating a post, from a few years ago. I think it is worthy of your attention, again. Enjoy! A few weeks ago, my friends...

 
 
 
July Plein Air Painting Workshop Wrap-Up

JULY PLEIN AIR PAINTING WORKSHOP WRAP-UP

Off Quoddy Head 9x12 Oil by Michael Chesley Johnson SOLD Another beautiful week just ended here in Lubec, Maine. For this workshop,...

Swaths of Old-Fashioned Fabric Obscure Faces and Bodies in Unsettling Portraits by Markus Åkesson

SWATHS OF OLD-FASHIONED FABRIC OBSCURE FACES AND BODIES IN UNSETTLING PORTRAITS BY MARKUS ÅKESSON

“Now You See Me” (2018), oil on canvas, 180 x 140cm In his paintings, Swedish painter Markus Åkesson depicts ornately patterned fabrics...

 
 
 
Cristina Muñiz on Art Uncovered

CRISTINA MUÑIZ ON ART UNCOVERED

Cristina Muñiz: Installation view of work included in Anxious Abstraction at the Nerman Museum in Overland Park, KS. Painter Cristina...

Madonnas attributed to Stefano da Zevio Italian painter, Veronese school c 1375-1451

MADONNAS ATTRIBUTED TO STEFANO DA ZEVIO ITALIAN PAINTER, VERONESE SCHOOL C 1375-1451

Stefano da Zevio (Italian painter, Veronese school c 1375-1451) Madonna in the Rosary 1410 Stefano da Zevio (Italian painter, Veronese...

 
 
 
Amedeo Clemente Modigliani. Born on this day in 1884

AMEDEO CLEMENTE MODIGLIANI. BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1884

Amedeo Modigliani, 1919, Jeanne Hébuterne, oil on canvas, 91.4 x 73 cm, Metropolitan Museum of Art Female Head 1911/1912 Picasso July...

Towering Cubist Portraits by Ryan Hewett Mix Blocks of Bright Colors with Gestural Impasto

TOWERING CUBIST PORTRAITS BY RYAN HEWETT MIX BLOCKS OF BRIGHT COLORS WITH GESTURAL IMPASTO

South African painter Ryan Hewett creates striking portraits through a Cubist lens, breaking the subject's face and body into a amalgamation...

 
 
 
David Hockney. Born on July 7, 1937

DAVID HOCKNEY. BORN ON JULY 7, 1937

July 09, 1937. David Hockney, OM, CH, RA is an English painter, draftsman, printmaker, stage designer and photographer. An important...

El Tesoro Falls, Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

EL TESORO FALLS, CONTEMPORARY LANDSCAPE PAINTING BY SHERI JONES

El Tesoro Falls11x14 oil on ray mar canvas panel I created this from a couple of field studies and a photos from El Tesoro. El Tesoro...

 
 
 
Artemisia Gentileschi. Born on this day in 1593

ARTEMISIA GENTILESCHI. BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1593

Italian Baroque artist Artemisia Gentileschi was born onthisday in 1593. One of the leading painters of the early 17th century, Gentileschi...

Painting Cinque Terre on Art Trek with Niki Gulley and Scott Williams

PAINTING CINQUE TERRE ON ART TREK WITH NIKI GULLEY AND SCOTT WILLIAMS

"Painted Houses," Riomaggiore ©2018 Niki GulleySOLD • 9" x 12" Textured oil painting Cinque Terre and Lake Como Art Trek with Niki...

 
 
 
Art by Grace MattinglySUBMISSIONArtist Statement: I'm a Chicago

ART BY GRACE MATTINGLYSUBMISSIONARTIST STATEMENT: I'M A CHICAGO

Art by Grace Mattingly SUBMISSION Artist Statement: I'm a Chicago painter making large-scale figurative work. Grace received her undergraduate...

The Oyens Brothers

THE OYENS BROTHERS

Left: David Oyens by Pieter Oyens. Right: Pieter Oyens by David Oyens Pieter and David Oyens were identical-twin painters who lived...

 
 
 
Original Western Landscape Fine Art Painting "Courthouse-Group-at-Arches" by Colorado Artist Nancee Jean Busse, Painter of the American West

ORIGINAL WESTERN LANDSCAPE FINE ART PAINTING "COURTHOUSE-GROUP-AT-ARCHES" BY COLORADO ARTIST NANCEE JEAN BUSSE, PAINTER OF THE AMERICAN WEST

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... 12"x9" Acrylic on Canvas Board/Available $200

Summer studio: Catherine Howe in Clermont, NY

SUMMER STUDIO: CATHERINE HOWE IN CLERMONT, NY

Contributed by Sharon Butler / Recently I was pleased to learn that Winston Wächter Fine Art in Chelsea and Seattle will be representing...

 
 
 
Stanley Spencer, June 30, 1891

STANLEY SPENCER, JUNE 30, 1891

The Last Supper He is supposed to be one of the greatest English painter of the 20th century and in many ways, he prefigures Lucien...

Art report / Denmark 2

ART REPORT / DENMARK 2

Earlier this year I wrote about an exhibit of women painters who studied in Paris during the Impressionist years; one of the paintings...

 
 
 
Geometric abstract, "A Scattering of Red" © Carol Nelson Fine Art

GEOMETRIC ABSTRACT, "A SCATTERING OF RED" © CAROL NELSON FINE ART

"A Scattering of Red", 24x24 inches, by Carol Nelson You would think a geometric abstract would be easy to pull off, but I struggled...

LARK Record Release: The Last Woman

LARK RECORD RELEASE: THE LAST WOMAN

The Last Woman by LARK with cover art by Caterina Lewis LARK, founded by painter Karl Bielik , releases its follow up to 2015's Funny...