Jeremy Lipking, who was born November 2, 1975, in Santa Monica, California, is the son of a professional illustrator. While he emphasizes that he did not begin his formal studies until his late teens, the young artist’s early exposure to art gave him a sense of taste, perhaps the most important component of an artistic education. Lipking found himself most inspired by historic painters who combined the figurative tradition of the nineteenth century European art academies with an emphasis on the naturalistic landscape.
sabato 18 ottobre 2014
venerdì 17 ottobre 2014
Peter Demetz was born in Bolzano-Italy and lives and works in Ortisei (BZ);
1983-84 - Art school in Ortisei;
1984-90 - Apprenticeship at Heinrich Demetz’s workshop;
1993 - Achievement of the diploma "Maestro scultore";
1993-09 - Participation at collective exhibitions in Ortisei (UNIKA), Milan, Vail/Colorado, Leipzig, Lichtenstein/Germany, Gent, Vienna, Florence, Lecce, Bolzano, Istanbul, Palma de Mallorca and Roma. Orders in Italy, Austria, Germany, USA and Iceland:
1995-02 - Teacher at the vocational school in Ortisei and Selva Gardena. Subjects: drawing, history of art and sculpture.
martedì 14 ottobre 2014
Alice X. Zhang is a full-time freelance designer, illustrator and portrait artist with an enduring interest in cinema, comics and Pop culture.Alice X. Zhang is by far one of the most impressive artists I’ve come across in terms of her creativity and contributions to her craft. She was born on November 8, 1988 and grew up in Auckland, New Zealand. Ms. Zhang is a well traveled artist. She has also spent time in Hong Kong and New York. Few artists have accomplished so much in so little time.
lunedì 13 ottobre 2014
Michael Flohr paints in a style called urban impressionism. His atmospheric street scenes are brilliantly composed with bold color applications and fascinating narrative lines.Meet rising star Michael Flohr. The original he’s working on will probably sell within hours of being displayed in a gallery, for this talented, hard-working young man is riding a wave of popularity with the public--and growing esteem from the art community--that gains momentum with each new painting and limited edition release.
sabato 11 ottobre 2014
David Cunningham's interest in art began early due in part to thei nfluence of his older brother and a cousin who are also artists. When David was 16 he started attending classes part-time at The Atelier Studio Program of Fine Art a traditional art school that ad heres to astringent French academic tradition as well as taking classes at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.
giovedì 9 ottobre 2014
Orazio Gentileschi, original name Orazio Lomi(born 1562, Pisa [Italy] - died February 7, 1639, London, England), Italian painter, one of the more important painters who came under the influence of Caravaggio and who was one of the more successful interpreters of his style. His daughter, Artemisia Gentileschi, who was trained in his studio, also became a noteworthy Baroque artist.Gentileschi first studied with his half brother Aurelio Lomi. At some time in the late 1570s or early 1580s he went to Rome, where, with the landscape painter Agostino Tassi, he painted frescoes in churches of Santa Maria Maggiore, San Giovanni Laterano, and Santa Nicola in Carcere from about 1590-1600, executing figures for Tassi’s landscapes.