Three Versions of Reality-Plus Two Abstracts
Spring Flood III - 12x18 Pastel - Available The first abstraction. See below for commentary. Trina and I went to Santa Fe a few weeks ago so I could judge an art exhibition...
10 days ago - Michael Chesley Johnson
The Yorktown aircraft carrier is harbored in Charleston, South Carolina. It is one of the ships that can be explore at Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum (40 Patriots...
13 days ago - Analog Artist Digital World
Judging a Show: Pastel Society of New Mexico National Exhibition
Part of the exhibition at Sorrel Sky, before the judging. You can see how the organizers have covered up signatures and wall labels to keep the judge "blind." I always love...
24 days ago - Michael Chesley Johnson
"Persephone" $1150 "Persephone", my newest addition to my Renaissance Portrait Series, has been accepted into the Austin Pastel Society's Juried exhibit. (She will also be...
25 days ago - Rita Kirkman
Full NCSFest Details and Tickets Released!
My art for the National Cartoonists Society's Reuben Awards Weekend that takes place amid the inaugural NCSFest International Comics Arts Festival The NCSFest website just went...
26 days ago - Tom Richmond
Fantasies and Fears Surround the Beds of Illustrated Characters by Virginia Mori
We love the illustrations of Italian artist Virginia Mori who adds a subtle hint of dark humor to her quirky illustrations of young women and men. Recently the artist has been...
27 days ago - Colossal
9x12 oil on canvas, framed I'm gonna have two paintings at the 33rd Laluzapalooza show at La Luz De Jesus Gallery here in LA, its a big group show that encompasses many...
1 month ago - Day Drawings - 2 articles
Hybrid Graphite Drawings by Mateo Pizarro Merge Animals and Humans with Unexpected Obstacles
Columbian artist Mateo Pizarro is inspired by contradictions. His graphite drawings combine animals with elements of human creation, merging nature with technological...
1 month ago - Colossal
Radiant Spectrum Art Exhibit Press Release
Los Angeles, Mash Gallery presents “Radiant Spectrum” curated by Mark Murphy on March 9 through April 20th with a special opening reception on Saturday, March 9 from 7:00 PM to...
1 month ago - Mark Murphy Design - 2 articles
In the Place Just Right
Semantha Fairbanks and Mary Wicks, A Sacred Sheet Sent from Holy Mother Wisdom by Her Angel of Many Signs , 1843, National Gallery of Art. As the poet Bill Berkson observed...
1 month ago - Open Space
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Estasi di Santa Teresa
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Mark Webster - Abstract Landscape Oil Painting
Mark Webster - Abstract Landscape Oil Painting 8-10-2012. 10x8" Oil on Canvas Panel.
Life Drawing July/ August 2011
Humpty Dumpty: Sk
These are drawings for Act I.
Monday MADness: Svengoolie!
I had a nice surprise this weekend at C2E2 when the great Svengoolie dropped by with his crew. He told me how much he loved his appearance in MAD 4. I told him when I am...
Kayleigh's pastel portrait. by Kim Blair
Kayleigh (14"x11" pastel on gessoed 300 lb. w.c. paper) Today's Fluevolologist, Kayleigh, is the third portrait in a series of three... the two previous postings were also...
Florida Blog Con
At the 2017 Florida Blog Con, "Rowdy" Gaines was the key note speaker. Ambrose "Rowdy" Gaines, was an American former competitive swimmer, U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame member...
An Amazing Trick with Workable Fixative
'Summer Magic ll' 9x12 pastel ©Karen Margulis available $175 It is one of my most asked questions. Do I use fixative and what kind? The quick answer is that I don't use final...
Edmund Joseph Sullivan, The Tomb of Sarah
The Morgan Library & Museum, New York Date: 1900 Technique: Pen and black ink and ink wash, touched with white and gray, on illustration board, 32.2 x 18.6 cm Original drawing...
Artist's Magazine Files Bankruptcy
F+W media, publisher of The Artists Magazine, Pastel Journal, Watercolor Artist, Writer's Digest and Interweave Knits has filed for bankruptcy, citing declining print sales and...