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Jean Yves Lautrédou: Abstract Painting

Sunday’s image is entitled “Dans L’arène” (In the Arena) by French artist Jean Yves Lautrédou. I love the vibrant colours and movement in his paintings. For the best viewing effect, click on the image to enlarge. To see more of Lautrédou’s work visit Lautredou.com.

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Greg Brotherton: Sculpture

The latest work by San Diego based sculptor Greg Brotherton (featured). A self-taught fine artist, Greg has spent the past 20 years honing his skills as a sculptor while forging a successful and award winning career as a commercial artist in the film industry. He is also the co-founder of Device Gallery in San Diego. […]

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Jean Paul Riopelle: 1923 – 2002

Born on October 7, 1923 in Montreal, Canada, Jean-Paul Riopelle is one of Canada’s most famous painters. Riopelle studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Montreal in 1942, and then at the École du Meuble, graduating in 1945. He studied with Paul-Émile Borduas under whose direction Riopelle created his first abstract painting. Riopelle was a […]

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Annie Leibovitz: Photography

Born on October 2, 1949,  in Waterbury, Connecticut, Annie Leibovitz has been documenting American popular culture since the 1970’s and is one of the most sought after portrait photographers today. The Leibovitz family moved frequently with her father’s duty assignments in the US Air Force and Annie took her first photos when they were stationed […]

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Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio: 1571-1610

Born in Milan, Italy on September 29, 1571, Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio is considered one of the first great painters of the Baroque school and a revolutionary figure in European art. Caravaggio trained in Milan under the Lombard painter Simone Peterzano, a pupil of Titian – the leading painter of the 16th century Venetian school […]

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Irena Zablotska: Illustration

Based in Lviv, Ukraine, Irena Zablotska (aka Joulu) finds inspiration in music, beautiful views, friends, country trips, in love, in sufferings,  and in dreams that have not come true.   Zablotska  also works as a designer and an urban artist. She has exhibited in the Ukraine, Costa Rica, U.S., France, and Russia. To see more, visit […]

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Robert Peluce: Painting

Robert Peluce was a painter, sculptor, and animator.  Born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1937, Peluce studied at East Los Angeles City College and the Chouinard Art Institute. “Peluce was an artist unlimited by subject matter, materials or medium. With a fanciful imagination and well-crafted technique, he had an exceptional ability to blend the antics […]