martedì 5 maggio 2015

Theodoros Rallis | Orientalist Academic painter





From a well-known family of Chios, Greek painter Theodoros Rallis Θεόδωρος Ράλλης [1852-1909] worked for a brief period in the commercial house of Rallis-Mavroyannis in London, but abandoned his entrepreneurial career and settled permanently in Paris, at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. There he studied painting under the Academic teacher and Orientalist painter Jean-Leon Gerome until approximately 1880. In 1873 he took part in the Salon des Refuses.

domenica 3 maggio 2015

Fanny Nushka Moreaux, 1983 | Abstract/Figurative painter


French Artist Fanny Nushka Moreaux was born in Lille, France. She lives and paint in Paris and Southern France. She studied political science in Science Po and management in HEC Paris. She considers knowledge as a whole and beauty being part of it. Representation of the body is recurrent in the work of Nushka.

sabato 2 maggio 2015

Johnny Morant, 1982 | Figurative painter


Johnny Morant is a contemporary visual artist from Amsterdam, The Netherlands. His evolving process explores a deconstructive approach to traditional themes.
Johnny explains his work by saying, "Working in oil on canvas I focus on the ethereal qualities of recollection and experience. I readdress personally familiar subject matter and bring about a reinvigorated while somewhat detached interpretation of moments past.

mercoledì 29 aprile 2015

Angel Boligan, 1965 | Surreal cartoonist / illustrator


Angel Boligàn Corbo was born in Havana. In 1992 he moved to Mexico. He draws for the newspaper EL UNIVERSAL and the satirical magazines CONOZCA MÁS and EL CHAMUCO. He is a member of the cartoonist group "Cartooning for Peace" and won worldwide more than 130 prizes in cartoon competitions.

lunedì 27 aprile 2015

Artur Muharremi, 1958 | Allegorical painter


Artur Muharremi is one of the most important Albanian contemporary painters. Muharremi has started to create before the political changes leading Albania to democracy took place. With his well known painting 'Before Creation' (1989), Muharremi was one of those very few artists, who shook off and warned the Albanian society of nineties against the crisis that was going to break. Artur Muharremi completed university studies of scenography and contributed actively and significantly as a painter and producer for the development transformation and qualitative amelioration of the animated film.
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