Hello frends! I am an artist. My roots take place in St.Petersburg, which has great architecture, culture and history that influenced me once and forever. Today, in the times of technical progress, mass production and new artificial materials I search for inspiration in the foundation of the Arts - old Russian Orthodox icons, Renaissance and folk cultures. I seek out look for new shapes and images within my themes using different materials, but my favorite is glass for its plasticity and abi... [more]
T'HO fest Yucatan Art Code:
Is a visual dialogue among civilizations, an international collective of contemporary art in painting, sculpture, photography, Installation, mix media, digital art, and video. Jose Luis Rodriguez de Armas, General Coordinator, is a critic member of AICA Cuba-Mexico, an experienced museologist, and curator at this festival on contemporary art in Yucatan.
What does a dialogue among civilizations mean? One could argue that there are two groups of civilizations in the wo... [more]
As we flock around her right after our final MA Visual Arts First Year Juries and I request some time for an interview as directed by my professor Sir Quddus Mirza (Editor of ArtNow), there is a yes and a no in the answer that I get. The word enigmatic is a constant in all the published material that I’ve read about Sumaya Durrani in my humble quest to know a bit about her and we, the visual arts Master's students frozen in the space of her eloquence, are proof that it’s true.
The Necessity of French Cafés is the blog of ArtSlant's Georgia Fee Artist-in-Residence, Lisa Diane Wedgeworth, who is undertaking her residency in Paris during June and July 2016. Lisa will build this blog as a digital archive of essays, photographs, excerpts of narratives, and other relevant manifestations of the project. You can find more information about ArtSlant's Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency here.
It is 2:34am. I write from my home on Rue de Charenton, a lovely neighborhood in th... [more]
Under the Radar
ArtSlant is an open Arts community with over 200,000 free, user-generated artist profiles. The support of our community is an essential part of our mission — from our magazine to our residency and prize. Every week our editors select the best artist profiles from under the radar.
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Valerie Veator – Los Angeles
Carolyn Frischling –... [more]
The contest is open to all artists (students, amateurs & professionals) from all over the world without any limit of age & nationality.
Confluence '16 is an absolute place for emerging as well as established artists to participate in the focused, engaged and informed art sector.
deadline date for entry: september 12th 2016
for terms & conditions, please open link:
Confluence'16 exhibition will be held from
December 16th till December 22nd 2016
AICA Incentive Award For Young Critics recognizes emerging voices in art criticism around the world. This year the International Association of Art Critics (AICA), invites art critics to submit an article or a review on any subject (an exhibition, a biennale, a profile of an artist, etc.), which deals with the subject of contemporary art produced in South America, Central America and the Caribbean. AICA’s Awards Commission, with the support of the Cuban Section of AICA and AICA’s Fel... [more]
ArtSlant is an open Arts community with over 200,000 free, user-generated artist profiles. The support of our community is an essential part of our mission — from our magazine to ourresidency and prize. Every week our editors select the best artist profiles from under the radar.
Valerie Veator – Los Angeles
Carolyn Frischling – Pittsburgh
Gulten Imamoglu – Istanbul
ArtSlant supports thousands of contemporary artists through our outreach and exposur... [more]
Filter Photo is pleased to announce an open call for lens-based work for a juried exhibition, Power and Politics, juried by Barbara Tannenbaum, Curator of Photography, Cleveland Museum of Art.
Power and Politics will open September 16th at Filter Space and will remain open through Filter Photo Festival and EXPO Chicago with a reception during the Festival coinciding with On the Shelf, concurrently on display at Filter Space. A juror’s choice award and an honorable mention will be awarded.... [more]
The Greater Denton Arts Council announces the opening of its 2017 Call for Entries for the 30th Annual Materials: Hard + Soft Contemporary Craft Exhibition. This exhibition celebrates the evolving field of contemporary craft and the innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media. Recognized as one of the premier craft exhibitions in the United States, this year we are thrilled to be partnering with the National Endowment for the Arts to expand this national exhibition to n... [more]
Organized in conjunction with the acclaimed Porn FilmFestival Berlin, now in its 11th year, SomoS Art House is calling for submissions for an open call for performative projects and ephemeral installations as critical responses to the notions of fantasy, consumption of images, and the spectatorship and voyeurism of sexuality in mediated society.Some questions to consider:How do we imagine our own paradise? Can we create it according to our private fantasy, according to our own intimate needs? Or can we... [more]
FIGURE PAINTING ARTIST RESIDENCY & EXHIBITION
RESIDENCY DATES October 16 - 29, 2016
REGISTRATION DEADLINE Thursday, August 11, 2016
ELIGIBILITY Open to all Visual Artists: Beginning & Advanced Level Artists Accepted
INVITATION TO ARTISTS
Artist Residency Description: Dacia Gallery is pleased to announce its Artist Residency Program for 2016, in the art capital of the world, New York City. The two-week painting intensive program will comprise of drawing and painting the figure from life, guest lecturers, a business of art cou... [more]
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Aphrodite Désirée Navab giving an artist talk. Studio 26 Gallery.
A creative playground by Aphrodite Désirée Navab
By Anna Savoy
East Village’s popular Studio 26 Gallery which is located in the Eastvillager building on East 3rd St. between Avenues A and B, hosted an interesting artistic exploration by Aphrodite Désirée Navab–an ink drawing series, When Madness Meets... [more]
by Gregg Chadwick
Gregg ChadwickSalish Sea30"x24" oil on linen 2014
Two years ago on a technicolor blue day, I stood on the deck of the Wenatchee ferry cutting through the choppy sea from Seattle to Bainbridge Island. The vessel was named for the Wenatchi people who originally lived in the shadow of the Columbia and Wenatchee Rivers in Eastern Washington State. We are riding on a ship of memory.
In the Yakama language, wenatchi means "river flowing from can... [more]
Round 6 Photography Entry: Anysa Saleh, Updo, 2015.
To apply, just go to your ArtSlant Profile and click enter Showcase.
Submissions close on July 26, 2016.
The ArtSlant Prize supports emerging artists working in all media. We offer cash prizes and an exhibition to winners, with opportunities to sell and promote your work to our international network throughout the process.
Each round of our prize is judged by a panel of three independent art professionals. In the past, these have included gallery owners and curator... [more]