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 plasticit... [more]
Greetings one and all!
I’m almost halfway through my residency, and right on time, I’m really feeling themes emerge in my “research,” (which is less formal research and more a combinations of conversations, impressions and observations.) I’ve met some amazing women who’ve shared with me a wide range of their experiences. French women, Americans married to Frenchmen, Americans not married to Frenchmen, people who’ve been here for years, and those who&rsquo... [more]
I am excited to have been accepted as an artist in residence at A.I.R. Vallauris.
Please check out my project. I would really appreciate your support!
The Augustinerkirche (Augustinian Church) was built in the 14th century as the parish church of the imperial court of with the Gothic interior added in the 18th century. The most impressive artwork was a tome sculpture designed by the renown Italian sculptor Antonio Canova, for Archduchess Maria Christina of Austria - in his typical neoclassical style - pyramidal shaped, with clear and clean delineation, and delicately modeled figures. The atmosphere it created was somber, sorrowful and soaringly lyrical. Archduch... [more]
Please join me this Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Sandra Lee Gallery in San Francisco as I gather with a small group to discuss my new series "Revenant" - each painting holds a mysterious story where past and present meet. The event runs from 3:30 to 6:00 pm. Also, if you haven't seen it yet, please check out the review by Jeffrey Carlson in Fine Art Connoisseur: "Gregg Chadwick's Revenant" (link here) before my talk.
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'bon voyage' is graphic stripe which shows the high conditions caused by pollution. it also comments on carelessness of people, tints of politics and shades of corporate. A fictitious end scares us with a warning as well as solution. [more]
Corrugated roofing sheets are known to be the oldest roofing practice followed by the people. With the advancement of tools, different roofing materials are innovated, but still this is considered as the best roofing material one would ever opt for. These sheets are characterized by zero maintenance and are best suited to the commercial buildings. You don’t have to spend your time and money in reinstalling your roofs within a fixed interval of time.
Characteristics of Corrugated S... [more]