Alberto Cruz - impressions

ALBERTO CRUZ - IMPRESSIONS

Oaxaca based artist Alberto Cruz creates linocuts and lithographs that are like illustrations in search of a text. His images suggest...

San Camilo de Lelis - two fine examples

SAN CAMILO DE LELIS - TWO FINE EXAMPLES

San Camilo is the patron of the sick. He is always shown in a black robe with a red cross, a reference to the order which he founded,...

 
 
 
La Purisima Concepcion - The Purity of Mary

LA PURISIMA CONCEPCION - THE PURITY OF MARY

This 19th retablo shows La Purisima Concepcion, also known as The Purity of Mary or The Virgin of the Immaculate Conception. The retablo...

A Painting by Felipe Morales

A PAINTING BY FELIPE MORALES

A Painting by Felipe Morales from 2003.

 
 
 
Sheroanawe Hakihiiwe

SHEROANAWE HAKIHIIWE

These works are by Sheroanawe Hakihiiwe, who lives in the Venezuelan Amazon. In his art, Hakihiiwe responds to the world around him...

A dynamic Indian miniature

A DYNAMIC INDIAN MINIATURE

A dynamic rendering of Sita's Fire Ordeal from the Ramayana. Painted in the Punjab Hills in the 19th century.

 
 
 
A work by Kalam Patua

A WORK BY KALAM PATUA

Kalam Patua continues to push the boundres of his imagination in this dream-like rendering titled Nature.

Nature & Nurture in the Art of Pushpa Kumari - on the Sarmaya website

NATURE & NURTURE IN THE ART OF PUSHPA KUMARI - ON THE SARMAYA WEBSITE

Kuhu Kopariha recently wrote about Pushpa Kumari on the Sarmaya website. About the image above, Pushpa explains; “This painting showcases...

 
 
 
Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera's - retablo / ex-voto collection

FRIDA KAHLO AND DIEGO RIVERA'S - RETABLO / EX-VOTO COLLECTION

Both Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera were passionate regarding Mexican folk art. Folk art filled their home and was often referenced in...

Pushpa Kumari - a new work

PUSHPA KUMARI - A NEW WORK

In this new work, Pushpa Kumari continues to express her solidarity with women in India. Over the past ten years, the dignity of Indian...

 
 
 
San Gil Atenogenes

SAN GIL ATENOGENES

An extremely rare Mexican retablo of Saint Giles of Athens.

Saint Joseph with Christ Child

SAINT JOSEPH WITH CHRIST CHILD

A fine Mexican retablo of Saint Joseph with Christ Child. Although Mexican retablo painters were self taught, many had exceptional...

 
 
 
Our Lady of Guadalupe - formal paintings that influenced retablo artist

OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE - FORMAL PAINTINGS THAT INFLUENCED RETABLO ARTIST

One of the most popular subjects painted by Mexican retablo artists was Our Lady of Guadalupe. While almost all retablo artists were...

San Caralampio - two extremely rare retablos

SAN CARALAMPIO - TWO EXTREMELY RARE RETABLOS

These are extremely rare retablos of the martyred Christian saint, San Caralampio. Both are painted with great care and skill.

 
 
 
Alma de Maria - a few examples

ALMA DE MARIA - A FEW EXAMPLES

The first image on this post was painted by Manuel Caro (1761-1820). Caro was a formally trained Mexican artist and this work was painted...

Two Archangel Saint Michael Sculptures

TWO ARCHANGEL SAINT MICHAEL SCULPTURES

These early Spanish Colonial sculptures depicts the Archangel Saint Michael standing triumphant on a contorted devil. The works are...

 
 
 
Carlomagno Pedro Martinez - in his own words

CARLOMAGNO PEDRO MARTINEZ - IN HIS OWN WORDS

Meg Pier interviewed Carlomagno Pedro Martinez last year on her website, People Art Culture. Carlomagno Pedro Martinez makes art that...

Guillermo Martin Bermejo - The Draughtsman's Song

GUILLERMO MARTIN BERMEJO - THE DRAUGHTSMAN'S SONG

The Draughtsman's Song will be Guillermo Martin Bermejo's first solo exhibition at the James Freeman Gallery, London. Bermejo has spent...

 
 
 
Three Shrinathji Studies

THREE SHRINATHJI STUDIES

These three Shrinathji studies are from the Harvard Art Museums / Arthur M. Sackler Museum. The second and third images are on the...

Shrinathji study from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

SHRINATHJI STUDY FROM THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART, NYC

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Gable House / UA Lab

Gable House / UA Lab

Ahmedabad, Guyarat, India Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Inclined Studio Area: 387.0 m2 Read more ...

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns oil 18x18 inches Purchase info here. Sometime in October I had this idea of a still life from bird's eye view. With a tablecloth on the floor, I arranged... Read more ...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by Painter of the American West, Nancee Jean Busse

11"x14" Acrylic on Canvas Board/Available $300.00 Read more ...

King Alfred and Fay Wray!

Here's another of my “Virtual Artist's Alley” commissions. Having just finished a big corporate job that took nearly 4 weeks to complete, I had to put everything on hold for... Read more ...

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco . Can You add Watercolor to Collagraph Prints? Yes, you can, as long as the ink you used to print your... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

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Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Historical hottie du jour: Gainsborough Dupont. Took art lessons from his uncle Thomas Gainsborough, whose birthday is today.May 14, 1727. Thomas Gainsborough FRSA - 2 August... Read more ...

Put a candle in the window, Matt McCormick

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The last days of disco

Halston © Harry Benson The last days of disco Read more ...

Idaho Farmland

Idaho Farmland

"Idaho Farmland", 8 x 10 In, Oil, 2021 An image from one of my many trips through Idaho. View purchase information here. Please contact me if you have questions. Read more ...