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ARC is pleased to welcome Hiroki Fukuda as an ARC Associate Living Master™. Hiroki Fukuda learned the foundations of oil painting with Hiroshi Furuyoshi in 2010. His style is influenced by the ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Sheri Farabaugh as an ARC Associate Living Master™! "I began painting after careers in tax accounting and biochemistry; I guess that’s just about as far from art as y ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Paige Bradley as an Associate Living Master™! Paige Bradley’s powerful sculptures of dynamically posed figures showcase more than just physical strength and passion —they ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Matthew James Collins as a new ARC Associate Living Master™. Matthew James Collins was nurtured in an artistic family. His enthusiasm for art was encouraged from ...

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ARC is please to welcome Matthew Bird as an ARC Associate Living Master! Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Matthew Bird graduated with honors from the Pratt Institute of Art in Brooklyn, New York, in 20 ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Jaq Grantford as an ARC Associate Living Master! Jaq Grantford is an Australian artist based in Melbourne and has worked extensively as an artist. Ever since she was a ch ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Alana Knuff as an ARC Associate Living Master! The analytical and artistic shape of her life were influenced by her mother, a graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Art, a ...

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ARC is pleased to present John Whytock as our newest ARC Associate Living MasterTM! “Beauty, like truth, exists. And we, as human beings, have an almost divine capacity to recognize it. Art, for me ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Evgeniy Monahov as an ARC Associate Living MasterTM. Evgeniy Monahov is a Russian painter whose works have been featured in exhibitions and collections in the US, Spain, R ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Jess Le Clerc as an ARC Associate Living Master!  An emerging artist from Australia’s Sunshine Coast, Jess is primarily a figurative oil painter. She is also the pri ...

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ARC is please to welcome Anastasiya Chybireva Fender as a new ARC Associate Living Master! Anastasiya was born in Ukraine and immigrated with her parents to the US when she was fourteen. She starte ...

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We are pleased to welcome Narelle Zeller as an ARC Associate Living Master! Narelle Zeller is an Australian contemporary realist artist, best known for her highly detailed figurative portraiture pa ...

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Located in the Netherlands just 30 minutes from Amsterdam, Classic Art Atelier teaches the methods and techniques that are passed on through the centuries from the Renaissance to the late nineteenth c ...

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Figure Drawing by Sergey ChubirkoThe mission of the Russian Academy of Art, Florence is to teach the fundamental principles, methods and techniques of classical art diligently transmitted over the c ...

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29 September, 2014

The Academy of Realist Art has opened a new branch of their already successful ARC Approved™ school. Set in the heart of the beautiful historic city of Edinburgh, Scotland, The Academy of Realist Ar ...

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The Texas Academy of Figurative Art - TAFA is now an ARC Approved™ Atelier. Click here to view the TAFA Gallery in the ARC Approved™ Ateliers and Schools section. Falling Man by Ron Ch ...

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The Southern Atelier, is now an ARC Approved™ Atelier.This is our first atelier in Florida and we are happy to welcome Charles Miano and The Southern Atelier to this most selective group.Click ...

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The Paris Academy of Art is an art institute dedicated to high-level realist painting and drawing techniques. The Academy is open to all those who, regardless of age, nationality or background, wan ...

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Rees Atelier is a large facility located just outside of downtown Mesa, Arizona.  With its 16 foot ceilings, large group working space, student lounge, and numerous student studio spaces, it is ...

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Barcelona Academy of ArtCast Program Barcelona Academy of Art aims at teaching drawing, painting and sculpting using a complete curriculum and teaching methods stemming from the classic- realistic t ...

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The Center for Academic Study and Naturalist Painting (CAS) in Springville, Utah is now an ARC Approved™ Atelier. Click here for the CAS Gallery in the ARC Approved™ Ateliers and Schools ...

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Art Renewal Center former scholarship winner Andrew Ameral, is now the Director of a new ARC Approved™ Atelier based in San Francisco, CA. The Golden Gate Atelier offers a complete clas ...

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Artist Jeremiah Stermer has been approved as an ARC Approved Living Artist™Visit the Jeremiah Stermer Gallery ...

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ARC Approved™ Ani Art Academy Waichulis has recently opened a new branch of the school.Ani Art Academy America, located in Red Bank, NJ provides cost-free comprehensive art education to disabled vet ...

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The Rob Gutteridge School of Classical Realism is a new school, created by Rob Gutteridge in 2016 in Adelaide, the capital city of the state of South Australia, Australia. It provides atelier training ...

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The Beaux-Arts Atelier of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, is our first school whose primary focus is classical architecture. They offer a one-year intensive program in the study of ar ...

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Old Masters Atelier, Hialeah, Florida began as a place for those who love beauty and the great traditions of drawing and painting. Their program continues as a vibrant community where students acquire ...

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The Little Mermaidby Arantzazu Martinez ARC Living Master Arantzazu Martinez™ and ARC Associate Living Master™ Mikel Olazabal have opened the first ARC Approved Atelier™ in Spain. Motivated by exp ...

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Located in Miami, Florida, Chiaroscuro Studio of Art offers top level instruction in realistic painting and drawing. Their curriculum is based on the teaching method used by the famous classical-reali ...

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We are happy to announce the addition of a new ARC Approved Atelier™.Wrapped Silver Goblet byInstructor Sadie ValeriThe Sadie Valeri Atelier offers art classes in traditional realistic painting and dr ...

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We are pleased to welcome the Barcelona Atelier of Realist Art as our newest ARC Approved Atelier™.Located in the heart of Barcelona, Spain, the Barcelona Atelier of Realist Art is one of the few art ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the Magrath Sculpture Atelier as our newest ARC Approved Atelier™. The Magrath Sculpture Atelier at Gage Academy of Art is a multi-year, part-time Atelier designed to conf ...

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Great Lakes Academy of Fine Art, run by ARC Living Master™ Jeffrey Larson, is a small apprenticeship-style program dedicated to the training of classical drawing and painting. Its full-time, four-year ...

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Ravenswood Atelier was established in 2008 by two Florence Academy alumni and former instructors, Matthew and Magdalena Almy. The school offers a four-year apprenticeship program centered around the ...

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Atelier Dualis is a small independent educational institution located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. It is a novel approach to arts education combining the fine art training program developed by renowned ...

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27 September, 2017

The Barnes Atelier of Art teaches academic methods of drawing and painting to aspiring professional realist artists. The studio based in Barnes, in southwest London, provides an excellent learnin ...

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The Art Renewal Center is pleased to welcome Arts in Rome as our newest ARC Approved AtelierTM. Arts in Rome is the New School of Figurative Art in Rome, a project that harmonises modern and ancien ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the Academy of Fine Art Germany as our newest approved atelier! The Academy of Fine Art Germany offers a three year program that follows the concept and training whic ...

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The Atelier in The High School at Bradford Christian Academy, was established in 2015 at Bradford Christian Academy by Sandra Galda, who brought atelier training to the school’s art offerings. The ...

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Studios at Crescent Pond is a place where lovers of art and nature meet. For nearly a quarter century, ARC Living MasterTM Dr. Richard Whitney and his artist wife, Sandy Sherman, have welc ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Princeton Academy of Art as a new ARC ApprovedSM Atelier! Princeton Academy of Art presents a unique educational experience in the European Classical Tradition. ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the Julian Ashton Art School as a new ARC ApprovedSM Atelier! The Julian Ashton Art School was founded by Julian Rossi Ashton in 1890 and is Australia's oldest continuous ...

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The REAL Academy of Art is our newest ARC ApprovedSM Atelier. Based in Denver, CO, The REAL Academy's mission is to teach drawing and painting inspired by the methods of the Renaissance Masters a ...

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13 December, 2018

ARC is pleased to welcome the Atelier of Fine Art as our newest ARC ApprovedSM Atelier! The Atelier of Fine Art, located in Los Angeles, CA, is devoted to the classical education of realism through ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome SCA Forma Vera as a new ARC ApprovedSM K-12 Atelier! The SCA Forma Vera offers a strong introduction to classical drawing, painting, and sculpting within the context of ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the Kline Academy of Fine Art as our newest ARC ApprovedSM Atelier! Cheryl Kline started the Kline Academy in 2007 to give anyone who seeks a better art education an oppor ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the TIAC Academy of Fine Arts as our newest ARC Approved AtelierSM! TIAC Academy is distinct in the way that it offers students an interdisciplinary curriculum and the a ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the Galvez Atelier as a new ARC Approved AtelierSM! Galvez Atelier offers a curriculum with a sequence of classes carefully designed to help the student develop in drawing ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the Cumberland Atelier as an ARC Approved AtelierSM! The Cumberland Atelier believes that creativity is supported by knowledge; that on a foundation of understanding, arti ...

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19 November, 2019

ARC is pleased to welcome the Sydney Art School as a new ARC Approved Atelier! Sydney Art School is accredited by the Australian Government to award qualifications at certificate & diploma leve ...

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18 December, 2019

ARC is pleased to welcome the Samsara Academy of Art as a new ARC Approved Atelier! The Samsara Academy of Art is India's first atelier dedicated to teaching drawing and painting with methods deriv ...

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27 December, 2019

The Art Renewal Center is pleased to welcome the Glasgow Academy of Fine Art as a new Approved Atelier! The primary goal at the Glasgow Academy of Fine Art is to offer students the highest quality ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Fine Art Academy Cologne as a new ARC Approved Atelier! Fine Art Academy Cologne (FAAC) is a special place dedicated entirely to the teaching of drawing, painting, comics ...

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15 December, 2020

ARC is pleased to welcome the Académie des beaux-arts de Montréal as a new approved atelier! The Académie des beaux-arts de Montréal (ACADEM) focuses on classical realism in drawing and painting us ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the Academy of Realist Art Mexico as a new ARC Approved Atelier! The Academy of Realist Art Mexico (ARAM) opened its doors in the city of Querétaro in January 2020, with t ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Vosler Young Artists' Studio as our newest approved atelier! Vosler Young Artists' Studio teaches students to see and understand, contour, shape, form, line, values, and e ...

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"Poetry" by Alma-TademaThe Atlantic Poetry Guild exists to help revive the significance of traditional poetry in our culture. They conduct public readings of the great poets, to restore their work t ...

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The Society of Animal Artists was formed in 1960 by Patricia Allen Bott and Guido Borghi following a successful exhibition at the Bronx Zoo titled, appropriately, 'Animals in the Bronx Zoo'. Almos ...

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American Art Collector, which celebrated its milestone 100th issue in February 2014, is a monthly national magazine written to bring together galleries, living representational artists and active ar ...

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American Fine Art Magazine is a bimonthly fine art publication providing comprehensive coverage on the market for 19th- and 20th-century historic American art. Unlike other fine art publications tha ...

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International Artist magazine is known as the publication written by artists for artists around the world. Launched in 1998 as a tool to help artists share their advice, the publication includes pra ...

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Streamline art video is a division of Streamline Publishing, Inc., which publishes Fine Art Connoisseur and PleinAir Magazines. The division was founded on the premise that art education is the foun ...

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Suggested Donation is a series of podcasts devoted to the arts in all forms. Hosted by two Contemporary Realist painters, Tony Curanaj and Edward Minoff, the conversations provide an insight into th ...

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National Oil and Acrylic Painters Society, a new ARC Allied Organization™, encourages the development of excellence in art through its annual "Best of America" juried competition and exhibit as well ...

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Prayer for Winter's End by Coulter PrehmARC is pleased to welcome Renaissance Life as our newest Allied Organization™!Renaissance Life is a 501c3 organization whose primary aim is to facilitate creati ...

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Sophiaby Jeanine JacksonThe Connecticut Society of Portrait Artists, CSOPA, is a (501 (c) 3) nonprofit arts education organization, that serves local artists and patrons in and around Connecticu ...

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The Guild of Boston Artists is a non-profit association of painters and sculptors whose purpose is to promote, nurture and encourage traditional art adhering to the highest standards of quality and ...

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ARC is pleased to announce the addition of a new Allied Organization!The Sculptor's Funeral is the only podcast dedicated to student and professional figurative sculptors living and working today. H ...

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Oil Painters of America (OPA) is dedicated to preserving and promoting excellence in representational art. Their primary mission is to advance the cause of traditional, representational fine art by ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the South African Portrait Society as our newest Allied Organization.South African Portrait Society was created with the main purpose to enhance "Fine Art Portraiture" in Sou ...

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The International Arts & Culture Group (TIAC) is a community of professionals devoted to the arts. TIAC champions, develops and invests in artistic and cultural programs that create and enrich art ...

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The Guide Artists is a monthly magazine dedicated to showcasing the best in international contemporary art. First published in 2017, the magazine has already presented some of the most recognizable ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome PoetsArtists as a new ARC Allied Organization. PoetsArtists is a platform uniting artists, authors, art collectors, galleries and other art affiliated members. Their ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome ARTDATAintel as a new Allied Organization. ARTDATAintel is a comprehensive, Intelligence database that helps collectors make smarter, more informed art investments while i ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome John Seibels Walker as an ARC Living MasterTM. American painter, John Seibels Walker, was born in South Carolina in 1960. He received a B.A. in Studio Arts from The Univ ...

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The Da Vinci Initiative, part of a 501C3, nonprofit, educational foundation, is a mission for visual literacy in our contemporary world. With a focus on K-12 public and private schools, the goal o ...

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In 2007 Western Art Collector became the first magazine to provide nationwide coverage of upcoming shows and auctions showcasing Western art. With the goal of bringing together galleries, living Wes ...

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The European Museum of Modern Art – MEAM, Barcelona, Spain exhibits some of the finest Contemporary Figurative Art. It is owned by The Foundation of Arts and Artists and the purpose is to promote and ...

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ARC is pleased to present a new Allied Organization, the American Society of Traditional Artists. ASTA was formed to showcase the talent of the many professional fine artists of today through the ...

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The California Art Club, established in 1909, is one of the oldest, largest and most active fine art organizations in America. Its founding members were a handful of professional artists who m ...

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There has been a neglect of critical appreciation of representational art well out of proportion to its quality and significance; it is that neglect that this conference seeks to address. By its n ...

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The Foundation of the Art and the Artists is based out of Spain and it's main purpose is the promotion and dissemination of realist art at all levels. They focus on the figurative, and very specifi ...

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6 December, 2018

ARC is pleased to welcome American Renaissance for the Twenty-first Century (ART) as our newest allied organization. American Renaissance for the Twenty-first Century is a New York City 501(c)3 non ...

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15 new images have been added to the ARC museum, including 5 works by Petrus Van Schendel.The ARC museum is always expanding, and we encourage our visitors to check back often.Join our GooglePlus circ ...

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Rainbow by Aivazovsky We are pleased to announce that we have recently updated the Aivazovsky gallery on ARC. To view the gallery, please click here.To view all new additions to the ARC museum, c ...

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We would like to announce the addition of another new award into this year's ARC Salon. The Knohl Collection Award for History or Literature Inspired Art - (Minimum of $5,000) This award is sponsored ...

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We have a new addition to the William Adolphe Bouguereau gallery in the ARC Museum. William Bouguereau is the most popular artist on ARC and a personal favorite (if not a passion) of ARC. In fact, the ...

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We are pleased to announce that Ju Ju by Jeff Hein has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition. This painting of Ju Ju is a portrait of the artist’s youngest apprentice at age 14. Ca ...

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We have just added ARC Associate Living Master™ Jane Jones book "Classic Still Life Painting" to the Artist Self-Help Books and DVDs section of the ARC Store! The book is available through our online ...

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We are pleased to announce that Annunciation by Ken Salaz has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition. “I approached this landscape painting not in terms of a mirror reflection of th ...

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We are pleased to announce that Crimson Ribbon by Heather Theurer has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition.“As the years have passed and I’ve experienced more of life, I’ve discov ...

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We are pleased to announce that The Coming Rain by David Santillanes has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition."This painting began as a plein air study on a sunny afternoon by Cry ...

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We are pleased to announce that Patience, Cocoons Are Temporary by Laura Pritchett has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition. "Patience, Cocoons Are Temporary, was an exercise ...

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We are pleased to announce that Exodus by Michael C Hayes has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition."The title of this painting, Exodus, implies both the leaving of an old place an ...

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We are pleased to announce that The Transcendence by Kevin Moore has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition. “The Transcendence was originally shown at Rehs Contemporary Gallerie ...

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We are pleased to announce that Slumber by Tina Spratt has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition. "I wanted to create the feeling of a fleeting moment in time, when unaware of be ...

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We are pleased to announce that Happy Birthday, Tristesse by Dirk Dzimirsky has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition."This artwork is not about a fun birthday party. I imagined w ...

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We are pleased to announce that Still Life: Flowers by Dmitry Sevryukov has been added to the 12th International ARC Salon Exhibition. Dmitry Sevryukov is an acknowledged Realist artist whose w ...

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ARC Approved™ Academy of Realist Art has recently released a new on-line instructional video about French Academic Painting. ARA’s senior instructor Fernando Freitas takes you through a step-by-step ...

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The Michener Art Museum will be exhibiting the paintings of ARC Living Master™ Nelson Shanks, June 8 through September 8, 2013 in the Putman Smith Gallery. Nelson Shanks: A Brush with Reality brings t ...

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