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Pastels are only rarely exhibited due to the fragility of the powdery pigment and the light sensitivity of the paper on which it rests. Drawn primarily from the MFA’s holdings, with select loans fro ...

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23 July, 2018

Gallery 901 is hosting an artist's meet and greet on June 28th from 10am - 12pm featuring sculpture artist and ARC Living Master™Angela Mia De la Vega.    Exalting the human spirit throug ...

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The Southern Atelier is hosting a Russian Academic Drawing demo presented by artist Iliya Mirochnik on Zoom. The course begins with a demonstration in which he will explain the basic methods of work ...

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Eric Rhoads, head of Streamline Publishing Inc., will be providing art instruction with top artists. Broadcasting will begin at 3 pm EST directly from the Streamline Art Video Facebook page. The bro ...

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In this rare opportunity, Charles Miano will be teaching his still life painting technique. Participants will have a front row seat to see the Miano method for painting and learning. He will also di ...

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The ARC Approved Southern Atelier is offering a free Russian Academic portrait drawing demonstration by Iliya Mirochnik. This class is free to anyone who would like to join on Saturday, June 13, 20 ...

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The Florence Classical Arts Academy is offering free online lectures and resources to art students all over the world while everyone is indoors due to the coronavirus. To view the videos, visit FCA ...

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The ARC Approved™ Florence Academy of Art is holding a series of lectures throughout the Fall of 2016 at their US location at 888 Newark Avenue, FL 3, Jersey City, NJ 07306.Stephen Bauman and Corneli ...

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The Da Vinci Initiative knows that parents and art teachers across the country are scrambling for art learning resources that can be used at home. The Da Vinci Initiative, in partnership with Antho ...

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Fine Art Connoisseur magazine is offering a free digital copy of their May/June 2020 issue. Fine Art Connoisseur covers realist artists both past and present. Some of the topics in this issue inc ...

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5 February, 2021

Paint along with ARC Associate Living Master Charles Miano's demonstration live via Zoom on February 11, 2:00 PM EST. This is a great opportunity to see how Miano will capture the likeness of the m ...

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The Barcelona Academy of Art is offering a free drawing and painting course as a way to help art students all over the world during this difficult time. The course is being taught by Barcelona Acad ...

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In this 40 minute lecture, Professor Miano will take you back in time to the origins of the western art tradition. He will give you a taste of the upcoming art historical workshop series which will ...

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Frederic Church: A Painter’s Pilgrimage, organized by the Detroit Institute of Arts, features more than fifty paintings and studies that Church completed during and after his 1867–1869 trip to the N ...

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Frederic Church: A Painter’s Pilgrimage is the first exhibition to bring together Church’s highly detailed compositions of sacred terrain in the Middle East and the Mediterranean. A leading painter ...

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It is with a very heavy heart that I report that Christopher Wood is gone. Christopher Wood and more recently his wife Rosie have been among my family’s dearest friends for the past two decades. A tr ...

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“I am committed to a return to standards of excellence in the visual arts, and to exposing the destructive hoax of modernism which has taken control of our culture’s museums, institutions of higher le ...

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"In 1900 at the Universal Exposition in Paris, it is reported that Degas and Monet were approached by a newspaper reporter who asked who, in their opinion, would most likely be considered the greatest ...

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ARC founder and Chairman, Fred Ross, will be giving a lecture tonight about the Visual Language of Realism at the Salmagundi Club.Come and view the paintings before the lecture. Wine and Soda availabl ...

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Frank Mason, legendary artist and instructor passed away on the morning of June 16th, 2009. The funeral service was held at Grace Church in New York on Saturday, June 27th.Frank was an ARC Living Mast ...

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We are proud to offer the new volume, Frank Dicksee, His Art and Life in the ARC Store. This important volume, published in association with the Art Renewal Center, includes a history and catalogue ra ...

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This exhibition celebrates Fragonard's achievements as a master draftsman. Among the 100 works on paper on view, nearly half are from private collections, some of which are being shown publicly for th ...

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Woman in a Kimono by Irena Korosec Oil on canvas - 20in x 16in. Congratulations to Irena Korosec, the master teacher and founder of ARC Apporved Atelier™ Bohemiarte School, on winning Best ...

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This course is designed for people who would like to receive the foundation training in drawing and painting at the ARC Approved Florence Classical Art Academy. The summer course allows student ...

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Shane Wolf, who was a former ARC Scholarship Winner, and a Finalist in the 2011/2012 International ARC Salon ™ , will be having a Solo Show of his work at The Gallery L'Oeil du Prince, Paris, ...

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17 April, 2019

Florilegium features over 45 works of painting, illustration, and sculpture, as well as botanical installation and floral design by students, alumni and instructors from the ARC Approved Grand Centr ...

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The ARC Approved Florence Classical Arts Academy has recently posted 3 video lectures about composition in painting. Professors generously share their experience and professional secrets, helping st ...

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The Florence Classical Arts Academy is offering a one year portrait course running from February 3 - July 24, 2020. This course is a long and an intensive program where students can choose to focus ...

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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.org/diploma-in-visual-arts. This course p ...

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Students who successfully accomplish the Three-Year Diploma Program at the ARC Approved Florence Classical Arts Academy are awarded a private institutional diploma in Visual Arts of European Standar ...

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Portrait of Mark by Jamie CorethEach year, the ARC Approved Florence Academy of Art adds excitement to their curriculum by holding an informal competition among their students and awarding one stude ...

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The Florence Academy of Art, one of the Art Renewal Center's first approved schools, has been advancing the training and techniques of classical painting and sculpture for 25 years. It has formed ma ...

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The ARC Approved™ Atelier, Florence Academy of Art, US, located in Jersey City, NJ, now offers study visas to international students.For information on how to study at the FAA, please click here. ...

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Painting by Alessandro DupreThe student gallery on the Florence Academy of Art website has recently been updates with the Best Student Artworks of 2016-2017.To view all of the student artwork produce ...

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The Florence Academy of Art has announced that it will offering Summer Workshops in Florence and Molndal, Sweden. ...

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ARC ApprovedSM  Florence Academy of Art, US will be hosting two lectures that are free and open to the public.     The first lecture given by Peter Trippi takes place on May 18, 201 ...

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ARC Approved™ Florence Academy of Art wishes to announce:The Florence Academy of Art Summer Session 2008June 30 - July 25Figure Drawing & Painting - Portraiture - Still Life - LandscapeClick here for ...

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The Florence Academy of Art will be hosting its Sixth Alumni Exhibition. May 9th - 13th, 2012 At the Corsini Family Stables, Vitale Porta al Prato, 37, Florence Italy The exhibition will show ...

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The Florence Academy of Art is presenting a series of lectures that are free and open to the general public. On Friday May 6, 2016, Fine Art Connoisseur editor, historian and curator, Peter Trippi, ...

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The ARC Approved™ Florence Academy of Art is holding an exhibition of works created by alumni, students and instructors from their FAA Swedish branch.This event is free and open to the public. It runs ...

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Drawn to Life: Celebrating the Tradition of the Academic Nude is a unique opportunity to view a rare collection of American, French, and Russian academic drawings and paintings, that have been put tog ...

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The Florence Academy of Art offers Ecorché Sculpture at its three Locations: Florence, Sweden, Jersey City.Throughout history the study of anatomy has played a major role in the education of both the ...

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The Florence Academy of ArtSummer Session 2007July 2-27, 2007Florence, Italy&Molndal, SwedenPortraiture - Still Life - LandscapeDrawing, Painting, and SculptureVia delle Casine 21r, 50122 Firenze, Ita ...

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Starting January 2015, the Florence Academy New York Metro will offer a full time Certificate program in Drawing & Painting with places for 20 students. Intensive workshops begin in March. Academic ...

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The Florence Academy of Art is asking artists all over the world, in particular those affected by the virus, to send a drawing or painting of the view from your rooms. FAA will post a few of the su ...

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An Uneven Struggle by Per Elof Nilsson RicklundThe ARC Approved™ Florence Academy has just launched a new updated version of their website with a redesigned Alumni Gallery where visitors can zoom in ...

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As part of the Guest Artist series, the Spanish contemporary figurative painter, Golucho, will conduct a lecture about his work, and demonstration of techniques to students at The Florence Academy o ...

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The Florence Academy of Art will officially celebrate the opening of its first US branch on May 3, 2015. Visitors will have the opportunity to tour the new facility and view an exhibition of Alumni wo ...

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Next spring, join painter, Jura Bedic, in the Florence Academy's week-long sessions of Figure Painting & the Figure in An Interior, May 25 - 29 and June 1 - 5, 2015. A step beyond the traditional s ...

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The Hedonist by Johnny Kristiansen ARC Approved™ Atelier Florence Academy of Art presents: The Fifth Alumni Exhibition of the The Florence Academy of Art Stables of the Corsini family ...

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ARC Approved™ Atelier Florence Academy of Art presents: The Florence Academy of Art Fifth Alumni Exhibition Stables of the Corsini family home, Via Il Prato, 58, Florence, Italy E ...

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Type of art displayed: Contemporary RealismDates: June 19-23, 2007Location: 16th Century Stables of the Corsini family home, via Il Prato, 58 Florence,Italy60 Alumni Artists spanning 17 Countries will ...

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ARC Approved™ Florence Academy of Art is proud to announce the publication of their 25th anniversary commemorative book, The Florence Academy of Art: The First 25 Years. This 300-page volume chronicle ...

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20 July, 2018

In the Fleurieu Biennale, ARC Associate Living Master™, Louise Feneley, received the distinction of 'Highly Commended' for her work 'The Wanderer's Lament'. Her work will be on display at the Sig ...

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Five new works have been added to the list of paintings to be exhibited in the traveling exhibition for the 2014/2015 ARC Salon. The newest additions are Victoria Steel's First Place Drawing winner, a ...

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Five new works have been added to the list of paintings to be exhibited in the traveling exhibition for the 2014/2015 ARC Salon. Today we are adding an Honorable Mention in the Landscape Category by G ...

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17 August, 2018

Arcadia Contemporary will be holding the show "Five and Under" for the grand opening exhibition in their new gallery in Pasadena, California. "Five and Under" features contempora ...

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Fine Art Prints of Chivalry, by Frank Dicksee have often been requested at the very largest sizes as the painting itself is just under 72 in. high. Now, thanks to the generosity of an ARC enthusias ...

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Fine Art Connoisseur has recently posted two videos on YouTube to help artists, collectors, and galleries deal with COVID-19. A profile of Rehs Gallery and an interview with Jean Stern are ...

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Fine Art Connoisseur has released a series of videos on Facebook and YouTube called Contemporary Realist Art in Lockdown. Nine extraordinary artists, educators, and dealers discuss what they are doi ...

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Kara Ross, ARC’s Director of Operations, is researching and writing the Catalogue Raisonné on Edmund Blair Leighton. She has published an article titled Edmund Blair Leighton: The Prominent Out ...

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The final works have been added to the list of paintings to be exhibited in the traveling exhibition for the 2014/2015 ARC Salon. Today we are adding ARC Living Master™ Donato Giancola's Second Place ...

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In this workshop, hosted by ARC ApprovedSM Edinburgh Atelier of Fine Art, ARC Living Master™ and best selling author Juliette Aristides breaks down the drawing process into small, manageable lessons ...

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Held on the East Coast of the United States at the prestigious and historic Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, Florida, the first annual Figurative Art Convention & Expo (FACE) is designed to be hands-o ...

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4 March, 2021

The Art & Artists Foundation is accepting entries to the 11th Figurativas Painting and Sculpture Competition, endowed with a First Painting Prize of up to €36,000, a Sculpture Acquisition Fund o ...

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The Arts and Artists Foundation is holding the 10th Figurativas Painting and Sculpture Competition 2019, which has a First Prize for Painting of up to €36,000, a Sculpture Acquisition ...

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The Foundation of the Arts and Artists, an ARC Allied Organization, is organizing Figurativas ‘17, with a First Prize for painting of up to €36,000, a Sculpture Acquisition Fund of €40,000 and a fund ...

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The Museum of Modern Art and the Foundation of the Art and the Artists in Barcelona, Spain will be holding the Figurativas 2015 art competition. This year, the jury is composed by Richard Estes, Da ...

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At the MEAM (European Museum of Modern Art), the jury of the Figurativas'15 recently judged the finalist paintings of the competition of the Foundation de les Arts i els Artistes, a contest in which 2 ...

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16 January, 2020

The Festival Forma Vera will be bringing together the great traditions of the Atelier and Christian, classical education. Participants will engage with the history and philosophy of atelier train ...

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A rare artist, this Belgian master of Symbolism has not had a retrospective in Paris for nearly forty years.     The exhibition brings together around one hundred emblematic examples of ...

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FEBRUARY STUDIO TALK at ARC Approved™ Grand Central Academy : Hamlet's Classicism When: Tuesday, February 23 Where: GCA Cast Hall, 6th Floor 20 West 44th Street New York, NY 10036 (2 ...

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As one of the primary academic painters of the nineteenth century, Jules Breton evolved a painting style that combined a realist selection of thematic material with an interest in creating figural typ ...

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Ignored by the quickly changing tastes of the art critics, Godward became the climatic figure of English classical-subject painting as this genre itself shriveled under the blaze of the 20th century a ...

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15 June, 2016

Take 15% off of all prints in the ARC Store.All proceeds from the prints are used to provide scholarships for students who study the techniques of the past, thereby acquiring the tools needed to cre ...

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10 September, 2020

The Insight Gallery is hosting a Fall Group Show featuring the works of several artists including ARC Associate Living Master Mary Buchholz, and ARC Living Masters Tony Pro and Hsin-Yao Ts ...

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Fall 2010 Evening/Weekend Programs at Arc Approved™ Studio IncamminatiNelson Shanks, founder and artistic director Sculpture by Amy KannPainting by Kerry DunnSave $50. Register by September ...

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This fascinating exhibition showcases conservators' forensic analysis of five Renaissance paintings in the Carnegie Museum of Art's collection. Learn how curators and conservators discovered a portr ...

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While a small live audience watches the demo, Facebook users around the globe are encouraged to make comments and ask questions about the painting process. Studio Incamminati faculty members Dan Tho ...

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In "Face to Face," artists from Studio Incamminati, School for Contemporary Realist Art, use the intimate process of portrait painting to help young people dealing with the medical and psychological e ...

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The project is a partnership between ARC Approved™ Studio Incamminati, School for Contemporary Realist Art; The Craniofacial Program at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and the Edwin and Fan ...

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The Connecticut Society of Portrait Artists is holding their open, juried, fine art portrait exhibition. Original portrait paintings, drawings and sculptures not previously exhibited with CSOPA and ...

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  Fine Art Connoisseur magazine is holding a scholarship competition that will be awarding a total of seven full scholarships to attend the upcoming 2nd Annual Figurative Art Convention & ...

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ARC Living Master Morgan Weistling has recently been featured in an article on Fine Art Connoisseur titled "Chasing Light, Capturing Beauty: Oil Paintings by Morgan Weistling". "Sinc ...

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The Florence Academy of Art is hosting an online exhibition of student works. Over 150 drawings, paintings, and sculptures produced by students during the six month school year and at home during lo ...

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The Florence Academy of Art U.S. (Jersey City) is proud to present a new panel-discussion series beginning this fall in New York City titled "FAA Dialogues." The Florence Academy of Art U. ...

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In honor of Fred and Sherry Ross's 42nd wedding anniversary we have over doubled the size of the Jules Bastien-Lapage Gallery, including many new high resolution images, studies, and details. To ...

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ARC Living Master™ He Lihuai is exhibiting a work in the Wayne Art Center's "The Nude Figure Juried Exhibition".The exhibition is a survey of contemporary responses to the nude to illuminate res ...

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Come and attend the opening of The International Guild of Realism's 7th Annual Juried Exhibition. Works will include among others, those by ARC Living Masters™ Duffy Sheriden, Vala Ola, James Van ...

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July 12 - August 20, 2014La Casa del Berlingaio (Stazzema) and the Palazzo della Cultura di Stazzema (frazione di Cardoso), Stazzema, ItalyIn the 1960s, Signorina Simi's school was the only one in E ...

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28 October, 2016

The exhibition and sale currently featuring works by the winners of the Rehs Contemporary Galleries award in the 11th International ARC Salon are now on exhibit. ARC Select, featuring works by Duffy ...

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From August 2 - November 29, 2015, Boscobel House and Gardens located on 1601 Route 9D in Garrison, NY 10524, will be displaying an exhibit on Thomas Prichard Rossiter (1818-1871). This will be the fi ...

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We are happy to announce we have added many new high resolution images to the Evelyn de Morgan gallery (1850-1919), as well as a biography by Kara Lysandra Ross.To view the new and improved gallery ...

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Evelyn De Morgan: Artist of Peace comprises major paintings and drawings from the De Morgan Foundation. The show focuses on the pacifism of Evelyn De Morgan and her reaction both to World War I and t ...

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Petite Bergere by William BouguereauThe preview for Sotheby’s May 24, 2017 New York auction of European Art is open today, May 20 and runs through Tuesday, May 23, 2017.This is an incredible opportu ...

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Greg Hildebrandt is happy to be a part of the Escape Velocity Exhibition, held at the Plaxall Gallery in Long Island City.  This SciFi theme exhibition curated by Edjo Wheeler opened on Friday ...

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After winning second place in the international ARC Salon, ARC Living Master™ Erik Koeppel has been featured in an article by Mary Byrom in the Epoch Times. To read the article, click here.ARC 2013 ...

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21 November, 2012

ARC Living Master™ Erik Koeppel is being featured by McColl Fine Art, Charlotte, NC in a exhibition titled Hudson River Revisited. The show is open now through Dec. 6, 2012. Joe Panarelli, th ...

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