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The International Guild of Realism (IGOR) has just announced a “call for entries” with a deadline of May 20, 2013 for their member's to submit work for the upcoming 8th Annual IGOR Exhibition at the ...

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16 October, 2013

The Waiting Game by Ed CopleyOil on Linen 24 x 18 inches This is the International Guild of Realism’s annual art show, which is a combination museum exhibition and selling event. This time it is he ...

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The International Guild of Realism (IGOR), an ARC Allied Organization, is holding an exhibition scheduled from May 19 - July 26, 2015 at the prestigious R.W. Norton Art Gallery in 4747 Creswell Ave Sh ...

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The International Guild of Realism is holding the 10th Annual Juried Exhibition hosted by the Principle Gallery located on 208 King Street, Alexandria, VA. The show will take place from August 18 - ...

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8 August, 2013

Congratulations to ARC Associate Living Master™ Jon Bøe Paulsen for his "Portrait of Two Souls” being accepted at International Guild of Realism’s annual art show, this time at the Tempe Center for ...

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26 February, 2015

Girl with Pearl Earrings by Vala OlaThe International Guild of Realism (IGOR), an ARC Allied Organization, is accepting entries from its members for its Masterworks Museum Exhibition, the tour of w ...

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HRH Prince Andrew The Duke of Yorkby Igor BabailovSSMAC Club of New York honored HRH Prince Andrew, The Duke of York with his portrait painted by ARC Living Master™ and ARC Approved Atelier™ head, I ...

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Portrait of Pope John Paul II by Igor BabailovARC Living Master Igor Babailov was recently featured in Fine Art Connoisseur for receiving the commission to create an official likeness of Pope Franci ...

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The 9th Annual Exhibition of the International Guild of Realism will be hosted by Robert Lange Studios and unveil 75 artworks from 70 award winning artists from around the world. IGOR has been an ex ...

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The International Guild of Realism has secured a top-ranking art gallery in Carmel, California to host their 12th Annual Juried Exhibition, which will be held from September 23rd through October 23r ...

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The International Guild of Realism has secured a top-ranking art gallery in Carmel, California to host their 12th Annual Juried Exhibition, which will be held from September 23rd through October 23rd, ...

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12 October, 2015

ARC Allied Organization™, the International Guild of Realism, recently held a series of events to celebrate their 10th Annual Exhibition.From August 26th – 28th IGOR held a "Rendezvous in Alexandria, ...

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10 August, 2017

Mission San Buenaventura by Linda DuPasThe California Art Club, an ARC Allied Organization, is holding an exhibition of member works in the California Art Club Gallery at The Old Mill - 1120 Old Mill ...

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I just want to express my gratitude at finding this website, it gives me great hope for the future of art. I can't express how much I wish for this vision of the renewal of art to be made manifest. I ...

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2 October, 2008

Dear Art Renewal Center I cannot express how much your website has influenced me!! I have been listening to all the podcasts and greatly enjoy them. I became interested in William Bouguereau in my tee ...

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Representational Painter and Journalist, Brandon Kralik, writes about The Florence Academy of Art's new U.S. Campus in his featured blog on the Huffington Post. Kralik speaks with the Florence Acade ...

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One of the most prominent artists of his era, Hubert Robert is perhaps best known today as “Robert of the Ruins,” the nickname bestowed on him by the eighteenth-century philosopher, critic, and encycl ...

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The first monographic exhibition devoted to the Hubert Robert since 1933, the exhibition presents an exceptional and varied selection of some 140 works including drawings, paintings, sketches, engra ...

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Listen to Myself, by Hsin-Yao Tseng, which was a finalist in the Figurative Category in the 2014/2015 ARC Salon Competition has sold. The painting, part of the first Live ARC Salon, is currently on d ...

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28 September, 2015

ARC Living Master™ Hsin-Yao Tseng's solo show "Disconnect" is a collection of paintings which offers moments to reflect on our current lifestyle and the ever persistent changes technology imposes on o ...

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An exhibition of new paintings by ARC Living Master Hsin-Yao Tseng and George Bodine will be taking place at the Waterhouse Gallery from October 14 - 31, 2017.   The Waterhouse Gallery ...

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16 December, 2009

Priority Shipping Special !! 1/2 Off USPS Priority Mail or Free UPS Ground on all domestic orders over $100 until December 31st!All ARC Prints are 15% OFF Your favorite artwork is on sale! Clic ...

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ARC Store Fine Art Prints, Books and DVDs make your gift a special one.Take advantage of 10% Holiday Discounts at the ARC Store and bring art into the lives of the ones you love.Browse the ARC StoreO ...

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14 April, 2011

The Finding of Moses by Sir Lawrence Alma Tadema The Finding of Moses, 1904 by Sir Lawrence Alma Tadema has sold at Sotheby's for $35,922,500, setting a world record for the artist, the period and ...

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The Spellbinder by John BuxtonARC Living Masters™ John Buxton and Peter Fiore will be exhibiting their work at the 17th annual History Meets the Arts show. The show will take place at Gettysburg Co ...

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Art historian Sandra de Laszlo joins ARC Aprroved Atelier™ Lavender Hill Studios to give a fascinating talk on the extraordinary career of Philip de Laszlo (1869-1937). The lecture titled, From Pest ...

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Hirschl & Adler Bouguereau Show Celebrate the publication by ARC and ACC of the Bouguereau Catalog Raisonné April 1st - April 30th 2011 Hirschl & Adler Galleries is featuring a small show of eight ...

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Franz Xaver Winterhalter, the 19th century's most renowned portraitist of European aristocracy, captured the elegance and opulence of his distinguished sitters with an unrivaled brilliance. The compre ...

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Hieronymus Bosch is viewed worldwide as the most intriguing and exciting Netherlandish artist of the late Middle Ages. The exhibition includes the lion's share of his surviving paintings and drawings ...

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Drawing by 16 year old Sarah Katie Li, charcoal on paper The Da Vinci Initiative has started a major fundraising campaign through Kickstarter to bring skill-based training in the visual arts to publ ...

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UPCOMING WORKSHOPSight-sized Portrait PaintingIn addition to our successful still life painting workshop, the Harlem Studio is offering, for the first time, a portrait painting workshop taught by the ...

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Hard Times: An Artist's View Salmagundi Club 47 5th Avenue NYC July 26- August 18, 2010 212-255-7740 This outstanding show of contemporary realists opened at the Thomas Kearns McCarthey Ga ...

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Two paintings by ARC Living Master ™ Han Wu Shen (Shen Hanwu) came up for sale at Sotheby's Hong Kong on April 6th, 2014. The first, Cooking Dinner, sold near the high estimate at 475,000 HKD (61,23 ...

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Looking at the Big Dipperby Han Wu ShenARC Living Master™ Han Wu Shen held an exhibition called "Red Guard Movement - 50th Anniversary” which ran from March 22 - April 10, 2016 in Hong Kong. It ...

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We wanted to follow up with our readers that the four paintings by ARC Living Master™ Han-Wu Shen which recently appeared in the Sotheby’s Hong Kong 20th Century Chinese Art April 6th auction all sold ...

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Innocent World by Han Wu ShenTwo Shen paintings recently came to auction at the major October 6, 2013 Sotheby's Hong Kong Contemporary Chinese Art Sale. Both paintings sold well. The first, titled I ...

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ARC Director of Operations, Kara Lysandra Ross, has just had her most recent article Gustave Jean Jacquet: Validating his Rightful Place in Art History published in the Epoch Times. "Gustave Jea ...

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Caillebotte was among the most critically noted impressionist artists during the height of their activity in the late 1870s and early 1880s. Some 45 paintings from 1875 to 1882—the period in which Cai ...

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The Guild of Boston Artists, an ARC Allied Organization™, is formally introducing their new artists in this exhibition. The artists will be divided into two groups to speak about their work on Satu ...

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The Guild of Boston Artists, an ARC Allied Organization is proud to present this year's Annual Regional Juried Exhibition. Each year, the exhibition provides a significant opportunity for talented New ...

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The winner of our $1,000 competition is Joshua LaRock a former winner of an ARC Scholarship and a past student of the Water Street Atelier, an ARC Approved Atelier school. He happened to have n ...

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Three Great Paintings by ARC Living Masters All Sold at Sotheby’s Mid-Season Event for American Paintings, October 10, 2007All Three Painting Sold Above the High EstimatesEmerald and Rose by Allan Ba ...

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Greg Hildebrandt, the first place still life winner in ARC's last International salon competition will be having a retrospective of his work at the Metropolis Gallery, 36 W 37 St, Fl 6, New York, NY 1 ...

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Shown Here: 'Yseult' by Frank Dicksee on a Computer BagAny artwork from the ARC Museum can be printed on our new selection of specialty items.Click here to see the possibilities! ...

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Dear ARC For your information, Sarah Katie Li, winner of a Certificate of Merit in the 2011 Portrait of Canada Competition is a third year student at the Angel Academy of Art. She is 17 years old ...

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17 September, 2015

The ARC Approved™ Grand Central Atelier will be exhibiting works from artists in the school. The Still Life Show will open on Friday, September 18 and runs through October 15, 2015 and will take pla ...

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ARC Approved Grand Central Atelier will be holding their Inaugural Group Show in their new gallery space at Eleventh Street Arts, 4606 11th Street, Long Island City, NY.It will consist of over 50 wo ...

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A work-in-progress by Patrick Byrnes ARC Approved™ Grand Central Atelier will be holding a group show of floral sketch paintings. The “Ai Fiori: Alla Prima Floral Sketch” exhibition will feature w ...

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Residents is a group exhibition featuring new work by the nine resident artists of the ARC Approved™ Grand Central Atelier.The event is being held at the Eleventh Street Arts - 46-06 11th St., Long Is ...

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The ARC Approved™ Grand Central Atelier is holding an exhibition titled "New Arrivals" at Eleventh Street Arts located on 46-06 11th St., Long Island City, NY 11101.Running from September 22 th ...

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This group exhibition features portraits, figures, casts, still lifes and landscapes by over 45 artists training in the core program at GCA and highlights works by several graduates.The exhibition tak ...

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The Grand Central Academy is holding a Still Life Competition from July 27 - August 1, 2014.Finalists will compete for 48 hours over 6 days to paint a still life. Participants will be allowed to bri ...

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ARC Approved™Atelier Grand Central Academy has announced the results of the 2009 Classical Figure Sculpture CompetionClick here to view results. ...

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Treasure by Jacob CollinsThe Grand Central Academy of Art will be hosting its 2nd Annual Open House on Friday, February 21st from 6 - 8 p.m. Over 100 works by students and faculty will be on display ...

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Announcing ARC Approved™ Grand Central Academy's 3rd Annual Classical Figure Sculpture Competition June 7-11, 2010 Applications due April 1 The week-long schedule of sculptin ...

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Visit grandcentralacademy.classicist.org/ For Details of Fall Classes at ARC Approved Grand Central Academy in NYC. ...

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This exhibit takes an innovative approach, organizing the extreme variety of Goya's output thematically. The exhibition employs the poles of order and disorder to structure Goya's creativity, moving ...

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23 July, 2014

Congratulations to ARC Living Master™ Gordon Hanley, who is featured in the July edition Australian Artist Magazine. Gordon's work is also featured on the cover.The article details the process of cr ...

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3 August, 2016

ARC Living Master Gordon Hanley has recently posted a time-lapse video on his Facebook page. The video shows Hanley drawing a portrait, "Sarah-Jane", in 24ct gold and compresses 5 days of work into 1 ...

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The California Arts Club, an ARC Allied Organization, will unveil more than 60 works of art that showcase captivating imagery of California’s diverse topography.Golden State Splendor will be on view a ...

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There are limited spaces available for students who are interested in taking classes starting in the Fall of 2013 at the Golden Gate Atelier, San Francisco, CA (Bay Area).Cast Drawing by second yea ...

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ARC Approved™ Golden Gate Atelier will be hosting an Open Studio that will feature student drawings, paintings, and sculptures, as well as artwork by the instructors on June 25, 2015.Food and drink ...

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John William Godward's 14 1/4 x 29 in., oil on canvas, Dolce far Niente, sold today for over $1,500,000 when including buyers premiums. The 1906 painting is a solid work for the artist, but it far e ...

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Attention Mingled with Fearby François RudeGods and Heroes will be a rich overview of masterpieces from the École des Beaux-Arts, the original school of fine arts in Paris, France, and a repository ...

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14 December, 2016

Glory of Venice features about 50 significant works, and provides visitors with a rare opportunity to experience 19 artworks from Venice’s Gallerie dell’Accademia, which houses one of the greatest col ...

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As many of you know, ARC is a 501C3 non-profit educational foundation. One way we help raise funds for the continued work we do is by selling fine art prints of paintings that appear in the ARC museum ...

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As many of you know, ARC is a 501C3 non-profit educational foundation. One way we help raise funds for the continued work we do is by selling fine art prints of paintings that appear in the ARC muse ...

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Mooncalf, by Giuseppe Guindani, which won an honorable mention in the Imaginative Realist Category in the 2014/2015 ARC Salon Competition has now sold. The painting is a part of the first live exhibit ...

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Girl with a pearl earring Vermeer, Rembrandt, and Hals: Masterpieces of Dutch Painting from the Mauritshuis Open through January 19, 2014The famous Girl with a Pearl Earring by Johannes Vermeer and ...

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25 August, 2017

This exhibition features more than three dozen rarely seen treasures from The Met's collection of late 19th-century American works on paper. On view are iconic works by some of the leading American ar ...

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Ave Maria Gratia Plenaby Giacomo GrossoItalian artist Giacomo Grosso was an undeniable talent. Although his name is not well known, the quality of his work speaks for itself. Grosso was an Itali ...

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Celebrating 200 years since his birth, England's Michelangelo explores G. F. Watts career as a painter, social activist and philanthropist. At the heart of the show are Watts's most ambitious allegori ...

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27 February, 2013

We would like to announce that we have added several new high-resolution images to the Jean Leon Gérôme Gallery on ARC. He is one of the most sought after and beloved artists of the period. In 1 ...

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We are happy to announce that a large number of artists are graduating this year from the Georgetown Atelier and are ready to start their professional careers. This leaves a big opportunity for in ...

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The Prado Museum, located on Calle Ruiz de Alarcon 23 in Madrid, Spain is holding an important exhibition of the work of 17th century French artist Georges de La Tour.This exhibition will display 30 o ...

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The Grand Central Academy's new annual three-day Portrait Sketch Competition will run August 27 – 29. Ten portrait painters will compete for three days to paint six portraits. Portraits will be pai ...

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The Grand Central Atelier is holding their End-of-Year Exhibition on May 29, 2015 from 6:30-9:30pm. This event is free and open to the public.Curated by the students, the show will feature cast, portr ...

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In addition to the ARC Scholarship Competition for which we will accept entries throughout the month of May, ARC Approved ™ Grand Central Academy is also hosting a competition.This New York school i ...

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The Grand Central Academy of Art is now accepting applications for an August Portrait Sketch Competition they are holding. Ten finalists selected from online applicants will paint six one-session po ...

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Join GCA on January 19, from 6-8pm to find out more about their full time studies. Meet current students, teachers and administrators and tour the studio.Also, Eleventh Street Arts will be open for LI ...

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ARC Associate Living MasterTM Garin Baker has recently completed a large-scale mural entitled "28 Blocks" on the Penn Center Building, measuring 65 ft. x 160 ft. This important public work tells the c ...

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Tomorrow, March 7th, attend the annual Gage Collector's Gala including some works by works by the Aristides Atelier! Coming in March 2014 to St. Mark's Cathedral, the event features live music and e ...

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21 September, 2008

“I happened upon your awesome website this weekend and spent hours drooling over all the awesome art. As you have advertised, you have the largest art collection I have seen to date on the Internet. ...

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The ARC Approved™ Florence Academy of Art is holding a series of lectures throughout the Fall of 2016 at their US location at 888 Newark Avenue, FL 3, Jersey City, NJ 07306.Stephen Bauman and Corneli ...

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It is with a very heavy heart that I report that Christopher Wood is gone. Christopher Wood and more recently his wife Rosie have been among my family’s dearest friends for the past two decades. A tr ...

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“I am committed to a return to standards of excellence in the visual arts, and to exposing the destructive hoax of modernism which has taken control of our culture’s museums, institutions of higher le ...

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"In 1900 at the Universal Exposition in Paris, it is reported that Degas and Monet were approached by a newspaper reporter who asked who, in their opinion, would most likely be considered the greatest ...

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ARC founder and Chairman, Fred Ross, will be giving a lecture tonight about the Visual Language of Realism at the Salmagundi Club.Come and view the paintings before the lecture. Wine and Soda availabl ...

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Frank Mason, legendary artist and instructor passed away on the morning of June 16th, 2009. The funeral service was held at Grace Church in New York on Saturday, June 27th.Frank was an ARC Living Mast ...

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We are proud to offer the new volume, Frank Dicksee, His Art and Life in the ARC Store. This important volume, published in association with the Art Renewal Center, includes a history and catalogue ra ...

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This exhibition celebrates Fragonard's achievements as a master draftsman. Among the 100 works on paper on view, nearly half are from private collections, some of which are being shown publicly for th ...

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Woman in a Kimono by Irena Korosec Oil on canvas - 20in x 16in. Congratulations to Irena Korosec, the master teacher and founder of ARC Apporved Atelier™ Bohemiarte School, on winning Best ...

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Shane Wolf, who was a former ARC Scholarship Winner, and a Finalist in the 2011/2012 International ARC Salon ™ , will be having a Solo Show of his work at The Gallery L'Oeil du Prince, Paris, ...

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Portrait of Mark by Jamie CorethEach year, the ARC Approved Florence Academy of Art adds excitement to their curriculum by holding an informal competition among their students and awarding one stude ...

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The Florence Academy of Art, one of the Art Renewal Center's first approved schools, has been advancing the training and techniques of classical painting and sculpture for 25 years. It has formed ma ...

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The ARC Approved™ Atelier, Florence Academy of Art, US, located in Jersey City, NJ, now offers study visas to international students.For information on how to study at the FAA, please click here. ...

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Painting by Alessandro DupreThe student gallery on the Florence Academy of Art website has recently been updates with the Best Student Artworks of 2016-2017.To view all of the student artwork produce ...

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The Florence Academy of Art has announced that it will offering Summer Workshops in Florence and Molndal, Sweden. ...

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ARC Approved™ Florence Academy of Art wishes to announce:The Florence Academy of Art Summer Session 2008June 30 - July 25Figure Drawing & Painting - Portraiture - Still Life - LandscapeClick here for ...

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