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]
Booking a taxi for airport transportations became a popular and essential choice in many countries. Similarly, Paris airport taxi services too necessary for both local and international visitors in the country. Compared to all other alternatives available, booking taxi from or to the airport, has many convenient features. Nowadays, some leading taxi service providers are offering online booking facilities. Visit myparistaxi.com, a leading name for such services that offers quality service... [more]
Here is the art and culture magazine based in York, UK, "Aesthetica Magazine - Issue.67 October/November 2015" including my directory (P.158, Osamu Jinguji in the newest "Directory" on Aesthetica's website on Oct-1st) in one of their regular sections - "The Aesthetica Artists’ Directory" of this printed/online magazine.
Appearing in this Artists’ Directory is a good way to expose and promote my work. The reasons are as follows:
The Aesthetica Artists’ Directory is a... [more]
"Believers" acrylic painting by Fernando Carpaneda
"I don't like to be treated special just because I'm an artist. I prefer still drinking "Pabst Blue Ribbon" than drink "Champagne". Money and fame doesn't mean anything to me."
Check the interview with Fernando Carpaneda on this link: http://punkglobe.com/fernandocarpanedainterview1015.php [more]
While price and good reviews are still extremely important, more travelers are saying that what amenities available for them to enjoy are a big influencer in where they will spend their vacations. In a recent survey*, 77% stated that having the right amenities have an influence on where they will stay and the highest request is Free WIFI.
While every traveler’s needs are different, having the convenience of a home is usually an added benefit. Home exchanging while on vacation can give you... [more]
A grand building in Venice, Scuola Grande di San Rocco, houses a huge cycle of paintings by Tintoretto, commissioned in 1564. For next twenty-seven years, he and his assistants, including his son Domenico, created this opus magnum. From this cycle, I cite these two below as my favorites. The first one is "The Annunciation" which depicted this familiar subject in a startlingly dramatic way and the dynamic momentum and the stark tonal contrast were overwhelming. The Annunciation from the Tintoretto cycle, Image courtesy of Wikicommons b... [more]
If you feel like your drawing is not that great or not the “professional” like or realistic because of there is no shading that took part of your art. And if you feel like shading but do not know how to do it here are some tips that will make you an expert in no time. First, buy high- quality colored pencils. Avoid the ones aimed at children, these often have a slightly waxy texture and do not draw properly, instead pick out some cheap artists' pencils with a large range of colors. Next, know how to hold a... [more]
Art makes us creative because it stirs up our imagination to make something that is pleasing to the eyes. One of the most eye-catching arts is those with colors. There are different art mediums to choose from and choosing one depends from your own convenience, and style of drawing. One of the most simple and popular art mediums is the color pencil. Color pencils are also known as colored pencils and pencil crayons. From simple drawings and crafts to professional creations, the variety of how color pencils are used is highly conven... [more]
For art enthusiasts and those who simply enjoy coloring, choosing an art medium for your painting and drawing needs can be a bit difficult. There are many colored art mediums to choose from, starting with the very popular crayons to color pencils, blo pens, watercolors, and oil pastels. However, if you prefer making your art to have a more dramatic and vibrant final result in surfaces like wood, hardboard, canvas, sanded paper surfaces, and even metal, you might want to choose oil pastels. Oil p... [more]
A Chemist must know what chemicals is he or she going to use to make something or else if he or she uses different chemicals not fitted to the product it would be disastrous. It is also likely related to an artist. An artist must know certain tools for his or her art. A paintbrush is probably the most important tool that you will purchase in helping you bring a miniature to life. With proper selection and care, a good quality paintbrush is an investment in the painting hobby, and can make the experience all the more enjoyable.
Gregg ChadwickNot a Morning Person8"x8" oil on panel 2015
AN ODYSSEY: 10 YEARS OF THE TORRANCE ART MUSEUM
Saturday, September 12, 20156:00pm – 10:00pm
I am excited to have my painting "Not a Morning Person" in the Torrance Art Museum's 10 Year Anniversary Benefit Exhibit and Fundraiser. Guests will have the opportunity to purchase artworks from the various artists who exhibited at the museum over the past decade. All works will be sold for $100.00 USD and proceeds will go towards future museum reno... [more]
American Art Collector, May 2015 by Didi Menendez Daliah Ammar, Ron Androla, Debra Balchen, Cindy Bernhard, Jeff Bess, Brian Busch, Grace Cavalieri, Javier Chavria, Matthew Cherry, Rory Coyne, Geffrey Davis, Michelle Doll, Claire Girodie, Reiner Hansen, Angela Hardy, Matthew Hittinger, Riva Lehrer, Chris Leib, Zachari Logan, Denis Peterson, Nadine Robbins, Mario Robinson, Victoria Selbach, Ryan Shultz, Yuki Toy, Nick Ward at Zhou B Art Center
April 17th - May 8th
The dualities of life have been an inspiration for many artists over the centuries, with pieces showing the unification or separation of these ideas. In their third collaborative exhibition, Zhou B Art Center and PoetsArtists magazine invited select artists and poets to provide their interpretation of one of these concepts, which also is the title of the show, Immortality and Vulnerability. “The ideas of immortality and vulnerability have been part of the human experience for millennia... [more]
Il Chiesa del Santissimo Redentore (Church of the Most Holy Redeemer) is located on a small island facing Venice across a lagoon, and a short trip by boat brought me to see some of its eclectic artworks. My favorite painting in the church was Baptism of Christ by Veronese. This painting did not present a panoramic scene of the event; rather, it brought viewers to the close proximity of the main characters in the drama -- Jesus and John the Baptist, presented as virile young men, vigorous and poi... [more]
Dear artist direction the Association invites participation
The 12th edition of the international painting
see below communication.
12th EDITION INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION OF PAINTING
Open to Italian and foreign artists with no age limit with the following categories:
Oil, acrylic, watercolor, graphics, Digital - Art Mixed techniques
all categories compete for the ultimate prize - Following the success achieved in 2014 It will be back with th... [more]
Evento in concomitanza con la 56^ Biennale di Venezia - "Il grande canale della pace" esposizione in collettiva -curatore Gregorio Tossi - Acaf-Artemisia Gallery invia per conoscenza - Il Grande canale della Pace è un progetto internazionale che ha l'obiettivo di dare voce all'arte di tutto il mondo contro la guerra. L'iniziativa nasce a Venezia, il Canal Grande dell'arte universale e da lì si propagherà in Europa e nel Mondo. L'evento in concomitanza con la 56^ Biennale di Vene... [more]
Il 9 maggio 2015 è stato inaugurato a Palazzo Bollani – in Venezia, il grande e importante evento “Il Grande Canale della Pace”, un’esposizione in concomitanza con la 56^ Biennale d’Arte. In occasione di questa manifestazione, il curatore, Gregorio Rossi, ha scelto un cospicuo numero di artisti da presentare al pubblico internazionale, fra essi nove sono stati presentati da ACAF-Artemisia Gallery di Bergamo.
Nell’ingresso del Palazzo, sulla parete destra, si può ammirare... [more]