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This exhibition celebrates Théodore Géricault (1791-1824) on the occasion of the bicentenary of his death and explores his representations of horses; a powerful and omnipresent motif in his work.  ...

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ARC Approved ANI Art Academies America is holding a Teen Portrait Workshop. The FREE two-day workshop will cover several aspects of portrait drawing and supplies will be included. The workshop is open ...

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Congratulations to Ricky Mujica for winning “Best in Show” for his drawing “Cathy” in the 49th Annual Painting and Sculpting  juried exhibition at the Salmagundi Club, NYC. To see more of Ricky M ...

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ARC Living Master Steven Christopher Seward was recently published as the fourth author on a scientific paper, “Deep transfer learning for visual analysis and attribution of paintings by Raphael.”&nbs ...

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Observers in the seventeenth century described the Netherlands as the world’s marketplace. The Dutch East India Company, the world’s first multinational corporation, was founded in 1602 to dominate tr ...

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We are no longer accepting entries to the 17th International ARC Salon. We have received over 5,000 entries from 87 countries. A list of the semi-finalist artists and works for the 17th ARC Salon Comp ...

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There are only 4 days left to compete in the world’s largest competition dedicated to realist art! Artists can enter into 11 different categories for a chance to win over $130,000 in cash awards and i ...

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BargueEncore offers a new opportunity to discover the context in which Charles Bargue's drawing course was created. Now, you can own a plate from his collection of lithographs, produced without compro ...

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The drawings assembled by Clement C. Moore constitute one of the preeminent collections of Dutch drawings in private hands. The collection also includes works by Flemish, French, Italian, British, and ...

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Masters of Line is a unique opportunity to learn the theory and practice of copper plate etching under the guidance of FAA Founder, Daniel Graves. With over 50 years of experience in the medium, ...

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Detroit Realists of Art has been hard at work in the studio for the last year.  Students have been tackling drawings with sharp charcoal and a determination to get better, while the instructors h ...

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Due to a large number of requests for more time and individuals needing last minute technical assistance, the deadline for the 17th International ARC Salon Competition will be extended until the end o ...

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Today is the last day to enter the 17th International ARC Salon Competition, offering over $130,000 in cash awards and international recognition through partnerships with prestigious magazines, galler ...

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There’s only six days left to enter the world’s largest competition dedicated to 21st Century Realism.  With over $130,000 in cash awards and international recognition through partnerships with p ...

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The American Artists Professional League is holding their 96th Grand National Exhibition Call for Entries.  Apply online at ShowSubmit.com from May 16 to August 7, 2024. The competition is o ...

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ARC Living Master Vicki Sullivan is holding a solo show of still life artworks. The exhibition runs from June 1 – July 31, 2024 at the Convent Galleries, 7 Daly St., Daylesford, VIC 3460, Australia. T ...

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The Animal Art of Julie Bell is the first exhibition to show a different side of one of today’s most successful fantasy artists. After studying art in college, ARC Living Master Julie Bell dabbled in ...

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Fall Intake - September 30, 2024 – June 6, 2025 The ARC Approved Florence Classical Arts Academy offers a One-Year Course, which can be extended then into the full Three-Year Course https://www.artac. ...

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Bucks County Classical Arts Center proudly announces its 2024 Student Work Show.  Guests can embark on a visual voyage of over 30 drawings and paintings by students and instructors of the school, ...

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Visit the Academy of Fine Art Germany on their Open Day on Saturday, June 22, 2024 from 10am to 3pm. Besides tours through the studios, visitors have the opportunity to join different live activities ...

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Allied Artists of America is holding a competition open to all artists from around the world 18 years and older. You do not need to be a member of Allied Artists of America to enter the exhibition. Tw ...

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23 May, 2024

The 25th NordArt will be open to the public on the grounds of the historic iron foundry Carlshütte. NordArt, one of the largest annual contemporary art exhibitions in Europe, is celebrating its quarte ...

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Join renowned artist Adam Miller for an exclusive 6-day workshop that delves deep into the world of the great masters, housed within a beautiful London studio and including visits to the prestigious h ...

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Studio Incamminati's curriculum is renowned for its efficacy both in giving beginners a solid set of skills and in enabling professionals to reach new levels of expertise.  Besides the accredited ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Pippa Chapman as an ARC Living Artist!  Pippa Chapman was born and raised in Australia and has lived overseas in the UK, France and Oman for many years. She has always b ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Kim Diment as an ARC Associate Living Master! A northern Michigan native, Kim Diment’s art brings personality and life to the animals she portrays. Kim’s formal training invo ...

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Allied Artists of America, Inc. is now a new ARC Allied Organization! Allied Artists of America, Inc. is a non-profit National Art Society composed of artists, sculptors, elected active members and su ...

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A celebrated member of the French Impressionists, Pennsylvania-born Mary Cassatt challenged the conventional expectations of Philadelphia’s elite. In Paris, Cassatt committed herself to a career as a ...

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This exhibition looks at the last 30 years of Michelangelo's remarkable life, when his return to Rome, having been summoned by Pope Clement VII to paint a fresco of the Last Judgment in the Sistine Ch ...

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Join Robyn Asquini for a 3-day workshop where participants will immerse ourselves in the vibrant world of the renowned Spanish painter Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida. Over the course of three days, student ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, Florence, offers the opportunity to learn drawing and painting as the Old Masters did. Whether you are a beginner looking to explore Realism in Florence or an experienced sch ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Atelier Melbourne Art Academy as an ARC Approved atelier! AMAA was founded in 2019 with the goal of creating a unique platform in Australia to provide rigorous, in-depth trai ...

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To celebrate the historic conservation work carried out on Jan van Eyck’s masterpiece, the Louvre has decided to dedicate the first spotlight exhibition to be held in the Salle de la Chapelle since 20 ...

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Congratulations to AtelierEftimov for becoming an ARC Approved Atelier! As digital mediums evolve, the core of creating artwork is still in traditional, academic ateliers. Before entering any art-rela ...

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We are now accepting entries to the 24th Annual ARC Scholarship Competition. The Art Renewal Center® (ARC) will award $30,000 to talented students attending ARC Approved ® schools. Entries will be acc ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Atelier Ireland - Schoolhouse for Art as a new ARC Approved Atelier! Atelier Ireland - Schoolhouse for Art is introducing an intensive 160 hours accredited Atelier course. Th ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Atelier Mesones as a new ARC Approved Atelier! Atelier Mesones, located in the heart of Mexico City, has transcended its original function as a painting and drawing academy t ...

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Congratulations to the Scottish School of Classical Art for becoming an ARC Approved Atelier! The Scottish School of Classical Art is deeply committed to supporting students of all skill levels in ach ...

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25 April, 2024

Metamorphosis is a solo exhibition of works by ARC Living Master Nanci France-Vaz. Life is all about transitions from one time in life to another. Artists of any art from have dreams of becoming a mas ...

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Congratulations to Nanci France-Vaz for becoming a new ARC Living Master!  Nanci France-Vaz is a modern renaissance artist that uses allegorical symbolism to create visual stories on canvas. Fran ...

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Join Bay Area Classical Arts Atelier for these amazing workshops in the UK Summer of 2024 with Juliette Aristides, Carlo Russo, and Adam Miller. Please scan the QR codes or visit the BACAA website for ...

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Congratulations to the Detroit Realists of Art Atelier for becoming an ARC Approved Atelier!  The Detroit Realists of Art Atelier opened in 2022 and is the first and only classical atelier in Mic ...

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Led by Acclaimed Artist Milixa Morón Discover the techniques and secrets behind creating captivating charcoal portraits that truly come to life on paper.  Students will be working from a live mod ...

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The 18th International Guild of Realism Annual Exhibition had a record turnout at their opening reception on April 10th at T. H. Brennen Fine Art in Scottsdale, Arizona. The exhibition of amazing real ...

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This exhibition will examine women artists’ place in the history of British landscape art, a story traditionally dominated by male artists. Starting with early depictions by female amateur artists, th ...

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This annual exhibition features art by our preteens and teen artists who are enrolled in our program.  The evening will feature live demonstrations with our instructors and students. Music, refre ...

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Join renowned artist Adam Miller for an exclusive 6-day workshop that delves deep into the world of the great masters, housed within a beautiful London studio and including visits to the prestigious h ...

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To mark the occasion of the 250th anniversary of the birth of Caspar David Friedrich (1774–1840), the Alte Nationalgalerie of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, in cooperation with the Kupferstichk ...

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11 April, 2024

Congratulations to ARC Associate Living Master Bill Farnsworth for winning Overall First Place in the February 2024 PleinAir Salon for his painting “Looking East”. “Every day life has a story no matte ...

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The International Guild of Realism is proud to announce that the 18th Annual Exhibition will be held at the prestigious T. H. Brennen Fine Art in beautiful Scottsdale, Arizona. This exhibition of amaz ...

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This exhibition features works by Dutch and Flemish artists of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries who were exponents of the "tronie" – an intriguing painting of a head. Artists experimented with ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, Florence, offers the opportunity to learn drawing and painting as the Old Masters did. Whether you are a beginner looking to explore Realism in Florence or an experienced sch ...

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8 April, 2024

Congratulations to ARC Associate Living Master Kazuya Ushioda for winning First Place Painting for his work “Flowers of Hope” in the ModPortrait 2023 competition!  This is the 11th ModPortrait co ...

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ARC SELECT is a showcase of works by eight artists selected from the 16th International ARC Salon Competition. The exhibition, curated by Director Lance Rehs, will highlight a group of artists whose w ...

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BargueEncore™ plates offer much more than standard reproductions. Their lithographic quality provides an unparalleled artistic learning experience, just as Bargue intended. These exquisite Bargue plat ...

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Join Bay Area Classical Arts Atelier for these amazing workshops in the UK Summer of 2024 with Juliette Aristides, Carlo Russo, and Kamille Corry. Please scan the qr codes or visit the BACAA website f ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, Florence, offers the opportunity to learn drawing and painting as the Old Masters did. Whether you are a beginner looking to explore Realism in Florence or an experienced sch ...

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Diana Scultori (1547–1612), also known as Diana Mantuana, was the first documented woman in Europe to have a professional career as a printmaker. Born in the Italian city of Mantua, Diana came from a ...

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20 March, 2024

Texas Academy of Figurative Art is participating in Spring Gallery Night, which is run by Fort Worth Art Dealers Association. Visit the TAFA Gallery for an exhibition of student and faculty works ...

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For the artist’s seventh solo show with Hirschl & Adler Modern, ARC Associate Living Master Frederick Brosen continues his career-long celebration of New York while also turning his gaze to the po ...

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Pre-Raphaelites: Modern Renaissance chronicles three generations of Pre-Raphaelites, a movement formed in 1848 by seven rebellious young men determined to reinvigorate art in Victorian England. Resolv ...

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Following a successful 2023 workshop at the Bay Area Classical Artist Atelier studios, Kamille Corry will be teaching a master figure painting workshop in a historic artist studio in Chelsea, London, ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, Florence, offers the opportunity to learn drawing and painting as the Old Masters did. Whether you are a beginner looking to explore Realism in Florence or an experienced sch ...

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ARC Living Master Juliette Aristides and Robert Armetta are holding an exhibition of works at the Barrington Center for the Arts at Gordon College, MA.  Opening Reception and Artist's Talk - ...

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Held in a 19th century library in the heart of the Hudson River Valley, "Realism on the Hudson" is a carefully curated small works show featuring an array of contemporary realist paintings and drawing ...

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Beloved children’s book author and illustrator Beatrix Potter (1866–1943) rooted her fiction in the natural world. Childhood summers spent in Scotland and the English Lake District nourished Potter’s ...

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We Are Now Accepting Entries To The 17th International ARC Salon Competition! The deadline for entries is June 13, 2024 11:59:59pm PST. When talking about competitions dedicated to 21st Century Realis ...

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Join BACAA for this exciting workshop in beautiful Oxford England from June 21-26, 2024. During the six day intensive workshop, students will learn a sequential approach to confidently draw the human ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, Florence, offers the opportunity to learn drawing and painting as the Old Masters did. Whether you are a beginner looking to explore Realism in Florence or an experienced sch ...

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ANI Art Academies, an ARC Approved Atelier, was recently featured in a segment on CBS Saturday Morning.  The episode focused on the students at ANI Art Academies Dominicana and the impact that tr ...

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On Thursday, February 22, 2024, the Intuitive Machines’ Odysseus spacecraft successfully landed on the moon’s southern hemisphere.  On board the Odysseus is the Lunar Codex, a time capsule that c ...

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22 February, 2024

Celebrated for his striking portrait paintings, this exhibition sheds new light on John Singer Sargent’s acclaimed works. It explores how he worked like a stylist to craft the image of the sitters he ...

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Timeless Beauty is a  wide-ranging presentation, with masterpieces by painters such as Balthasar van der Ast, Jan Davidsz de Heem, Adriaen van Utrecht, Willem Claesz Heda, Abraham Mignon and Rach ...

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This exhibition centers on Frans Hals’ style, which was as freewheeling as it was lively. Encompassing around fifty works, this exhibition gives the visitor the chance to watch Hals grow as an artist. ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, Florence, offers the opportunity to learn drawing and painting as the Old Masters did. Whether you are a beginner looking to explore Realism in Florence or an experienced sch ...

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To mark what would have been the 250th birthday of Caspar David Friedrich (b. 1774 – d. 1840), the Hamburger Kunsthalle is presenting the anniversary exhibition Caspar David Friedrich - Art for a New ...

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15 February, 2024

The Palace of Versailles is holding a major retrospective of the painter Horace Vernet (1789–1863). A key figure at Versailles during the reign of Louis-Philippe, the artist produced, over a period of ...

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To 18th- and 19th-century European artists, the ephemeral qualities of weather and light were as integral to their landscape paintings as the terrain itself. The oil sketch was the ideal medium for in ...

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BACAA is happy to announce a workshop with master artist Darren Kingsley. Darren will be teaching students at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, UK for an 8-day Master Figure Drawing in Graphite Workshop. ...

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ARC Associate Living Master Frederick Brosen is well known as a meticulous visual chronicler of New York City’s streets, capturing through his astonishing watercolor brushwork, the complex layers of t ...

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Showcasing prints and drawings from Genoa's golden age, this display spotlights an artistic powerhouse that rivalled Venice, Florence and Rome. From the 16th to the 18th centuries, the port city of Ge ...

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A pioneer in many fields, Savery (1576 – 1639) introduced several new themes to Dutch painting. He made the Netherlands’ first floral still life, and was the most notable painter of the legendary (ext ...

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The Detroit Institute of Arts welcomes four important bronze statuettes from the Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence, presented alongside the DIA’s own major works of Italian Renaissance sculpture ...

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31 January, 2024

Visit Studio Incamminati’s annual exhibition of student studies celebrating students, models, and their art. Attendance is free with refreshments provided by Bok Bar. Featuring more than 100 student s ...

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ARC Living Master Dan Thompson is holding a solo show of works on paper consisting of drawings from life and imagination. The exhibition runs from January 19 - March 22, 2024 in the Daughtrey Gallery ...

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25 January, 2024

The New York Academy of Art is pleased to present “Big Stories,” a group exhibition featuring large-scale, contemporary figurative paintings influenced by the narrative tradition. Curated by Bo Bartle ...

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Abend Gallery is honored to present the exhibition "A Matter of Light and Death," curated by Jeremy Caniglia and includes the work of ARC Living Masters Mario Robinson and Stevin J. Levin, as well as ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, Florence, offers the opportunity to learn drawing and painting as the Old Masters did. Whether you are a beginner looking to explore Realism in Florence or an experienced sch ...

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Following a successful 2023 workshop at the Bay Area Classical Artist Atelier studios, Kamille Corry will be teaching a master figure painting workshop in a historic artist studio in Chelsea, London, ...

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ARC Living Master Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso is featured on the cover of the February issue of Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine with an article by Peter Trippi featured on page six.  A retrospective ...

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This exhibition documents how a long-hidden painting by the famous illustrator Norman Rockwell was discovered behind a secret wall in cartoonist Don Trachte Sr’s studio. The painting was later sold at ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, Florence, offers the opportunity to learn drawing and painting as the Old Masters did. Whether you are a beginner looking to explore Realism in Florence or an experienced sch ...

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On Sunday, January 21st, 2024, from 1PM- 3PM, ANI Art Academy America is hosting a Winter Open House. We warmly invite you to join ÀNI Art Academies America to meet the current apprentices in per ...

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This is the first ever exhibition dedicated to the Renaissance painter Francesco Pesellino. Active in Florence in the mid-15th century, Pesellino achieved a notable career but his early death at ...

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ARC Living Master Gabriela Gonzalez Dellosso is a contemporary figure painter of consummate skill and deep art historical knowledge. This exhibition focuses on the artist’s Homage works, which pay tri ...

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Featuring rarely-seen portraits by some of the 19th and early 20th centuries’ most accomplished European, American, and British portrait artists, including Ilya Repin (1844-1930), William Merritt Chas ...

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This exhibition celebrates recent additions to the collection by British artists who worked across two centuries, from 1700 to 1900. Landscape is a focus here, with the genre becoming closely allied t ...

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NIFPC is one in a series of international arts and cultural events sponsored by NTD Television. The competition is a great opportunity for artists around the world to showcase their talents and revive ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, Florence, offers the opportunity to learn drawing and painting as the Old Masters did. Whether you are a beginner looking to explore Realism in Florence or an experienced sch ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome B. J. Parker as a new ARC Associate Living Master! B. J. Parker is a realist artist based in Saint Louis, Missouri. His artistic approach amalgamates the ideas he has learned ...

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