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American Artists Professional League, an ARC Allied Organization, is holding their 95th Grand National Exhibition.  Over $25,000 in awards will be offered. Entries are being accepted May 24 - Aug ...

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Pastel Portraits - Drawn from Life? Artists in 18th-century Europe relished the convenience and versatility of pastels to make portraits, which ranged from straightforward likenesses to imaginary rend ...

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ARC Living Master Ana Schmidt has been selected to exhibit two of her works, Barren Land and Dog Tracks, at NordArt 2023. NordArt 2023 presents a curated selection of contemporary art o ...

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FALL INTAKE - October 2, 2023 - June 7, 2024 WINTER INTAKE INTENSIVE - February 5, 2024  - July 19, 2024 SUMMER INTAKE INTENSIVE* - April 2, 2024  - September 27, 2024 - *with 1 month break ...

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The Academy of Fine Art Germany, Im Atzelnest 3, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Germany will hold an Open Day on Saturday June 3, 2023.  There will be a guided tour of the building, insights into teac ...

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The Angel Academy of Art, one of Florence’s premier institutes for teaching realist art in the tradition of the Great Masters, will soon open its doors to the public with an exhibition of works create ...

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Southwest Art Magazine has recently featured the 16th International ARC Salon exhibition at Sotheby’s NY from July -14, 24, 2023. “Now in its 16th edition, this year’s International ARC Salon Exh ...

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Irene Antich, winner of the Inside Art Award, was interviewed about her oil painting El Abrigo (The Cloak), which she created during the Covid lockdowns of 2020. “I chose “El Abrigo (The Cloak)” becau ...

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This exhibition features books and related ephemera published by Kelmscott Press, established in Hammersmith, London, in 1891 by William Morris, novelist, poet and leading figure in the British Arts a ...

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The Art Renewal Center is proud to announce that we will be holding an online benefit auction hosted on Sothebys.com which will include 60 works from the 16th International ARC Salon Exhibition. ...

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Go behind the curtain in this series by Grand Central Atelier founder and ARC Living Master, Jacob Collins. Each of these nuanced works were painted on-site in Grand Central Atelier's studios and ...

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On view is a curated show of this year's Grand Central Atelier's best student drawings, paintings and sculpture displayed salon-style in the Salmagundi Club's Parlor. Expect to encounter a high d ...

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This is just a reminder that we are now accepting entries to the annual ARC Scholarship Competition. Entries will be received through May 31, 2023. The Art Renewal Center will be giving ...

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In conjunction with the Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association's Art-A-Whirl weekend, The Atelier Studio Program of Fine Arts is holding its annual Full-Time Student Show. In addition t ...

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    The AAPL Spring Member Online Show is a wonderful opportunity to appreciate the talent and creativity of some of the finest artists in the country. The exhibit features a variety of repr ...

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The Art Renewal Center is currently accepting entries to the 23rd ARC Scholarship Competition from May 1- 31, 2023. The scholarship competition is open to all students attending or enrolled to attend ...

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Florentine poet, writer and philosopher Dante Alighieri’s (1265-1321) Divine Comedy was written in the Florentine vernacular that formed the basis for the modern Italian language. It describes Da ...

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27 April, 2023

Charles Miano and the Apprentices of the Miano Academy of Art will be holding an in-person demonstration and exhibition. The show will feature 25 works by Charles and his students, celebrat ...

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26 April, 2023

Selected entirely from the National Gallery’s permanent collection, this exhibition of approximately 80 recently acquired drawings and watercolors provides an overview of two centuries of British art. ...

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21 April, 2023

New York gallery Rehs Contemporary will present the newest body of work from ARC Associate Living Master, Josh Tiessen. Tiessen is an international award-winning artist based in Canada, best know ...

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The Art Renewal Center will begin accepting entries to the 23rd ARC Scholarship Competition May 1, 2023. The scholarship competition is open to all students attending or enrolled to attend ARC Approve ...

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This course is the continuation of MIFA Co-founder and Principal Instructor Milixa Morón's series of mini workshops, the objective is to contribute to building solid foundations in the construction of ...

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Vanessa Rothe's Americans in Paris fine art project and painters group adopts one of the gallery's annual theme of fine art and fashion as the AIP artists create all new works inspired by historical f ...

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This exhibition offers an unprecedented look at the life and artistic achievements of seventeenth-century Afro-Hispanic painter Juan de Pareja. Largely known today as the subject of The Met’s ico ...

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The ARC Approved Swedish Academy of Realist Art’s students, teachers and alumni will be exhibiting still life, landscape paintings, portraits, etchings, creative drawings and much more. Visit the SARA ...

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5 April, 2023

This exhibition follows the romance and radicalism of the Rossettis - Dante Gabriel, Christina and Elizabeth (née Siddal), through and beyond the Pre-Raphaelite years.  The Rossettis’ approach to ...

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Visit the ARC Approved Lyme Academy of Fine Arts Instagram page for the Sculptors’ Retreat from March 31st - April 2nd.  Numerous nationally and internationally renowned sculptors will be partici ...

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The Texas Academy of Figurative Art is holding their spring salon of student and faculty artworks. The Spring Salon is an exhibition of contemporary realist works that range from classical Old Master ...

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Study at the Ashmolean Museum Oxford UK with two American Master Artists. Choose one or both. BACAA/Jon deMartin The Elements of Classical Drawing the Human Figure: https://tinyurl.com/2dh2 ...

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PoetsArtists has published a commemorative catalogue of the artworks chosen by eminent Art Advisor, writer, speaker, and former Chief Curator from the IBEX Collection, Kiki Kim. The catalogue features ...

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ARC Living Master℠ Katsu Nakajima is holding his largest solo exhibition to date. A total of 80 works will be exhibited, including 20 large works, as well as small portraits, landscapes, still lifes&n ...

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Skill-Based Art: A Learning Resource for Art Students & Artist-Teachers, founded and directed by Emilio Longo, have recently published a video which documents the late Minnesotan artist-teacher, R ...

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Immersive 3-month courses with renewable enrolmentThe teaching is based on drawing, then progresses to oil painting, and aims for a level of excellence in contemporary classical realist art. Teaching ...

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16 March, 2023

Unleashing a bolt of artistic energy into the Philadelphia art scene, Rising Voices 2 features over 40 realist paintings by some of the nation’s most promising women artists. The exhibition features t ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Mary Kay West as our newest Associate Living Master℠! Mary Kay is a native of Asheville, North Carolina.  She was encouraged from the earliest age to express her creativ ...

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Pastels From Millet to Redon will revolve around eight major themes highlighting the revival of pastel from the second half of the 19th century.   The exhibition will display the evolution o ...

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Giovanni Battista Piranesi was primarily known for his etchings, but he was also an accomplished and versatile draftsman. The Morgan Library holds the largest and most important collection of Piranesi ...

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ARC Living Master℠ Robert Liberace will be teaching a two-week studio workshop in Dedham Vale, one of the UK’s Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, about an hour from London. Rob, internationally know ...

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The apprenticeship is based on drawing before approaching oil painting, and aims for a level of excellence in contemporary classical realist art. The support is individual, adjusted in consultation wi ...

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Join the ARC Approved® Swedish Academy of Realist Art on YouTube Live from SARA Academy and meet SARA co-founder Hans-Peter Szameit, rector Lena Olsson and students Ashlym Miles and Alexander Hedström ...

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Florence Classical Arts Academy - April 11 – September 29,  2023 This course is designed for people who would like to receive the foundation training in Visual Arts and is held in Florence and op ...

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Tudor Mystery: A Master Painter Revealed is the world’s first exhibition devoted to an important, talented and largely forgotten painter known as the Master of the Countess of Warwick. This excit ...

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16 February, 2023

ARC Living Master℠ Shane Wolf will be doing his first-ever livestream alla prima figure painting demo in association with Workshops in Yorkshire on Wednesday, March 8, 2023, from 6 - 9 PM GMT (London ...

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17 February, 2023

Emilio Longo, Founder and Director of Skill-Based Art: A Learning Resource for Art Students & Artist-Teachers, has recently published a text interview with Minnesotan Modern-Classical Realist pain ...

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The AdA apprenticeship program offers specialized skill-based classical training for people wanting to learn to draw and paint, and who are looking to achieve a level of excellency in Contemporary Rea ...

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From the sacred to the irreverent, see the exhibition that Artnet News called a “visual buffet.” Visit the Dallas Museum of Art to discover the history and development of art in Flanders during the fi ...

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The first major UK exhibition to explore the exceptional talents of the Renaissance master Donatello, arguably the greatest sculptor of all time. Experience a fresh vision of the artist and his influe ...

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The Montclair Art Museum is pleased to present a significant new installation of its world-renowned George Inness collection.  For the first time at MAM, Inness’s work is displayed in a salon-sty ...

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9 February, 2023

Never before has anyone been able to see so many of Johannes Vermeer's paintings in one exhibition. The Rijksmuseum will bring most of Vermeer's paintings together from all over the world. T ...

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Join the ARC Approved® Princeton Academy of Art and Leon Okun for a week-long portrait painting master class. Okun's painting style merges the traditional European classical approach with the bold col ...

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Drawing transformed radically in 19th-century France, expanding from a means of artistic training to an independent medium with rich potential for exploration and experimentation. A variety of materia ...

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This installation considers how artists working in early Renaissance Italy, late Georgian Britain, and nineteenth-century Europe and America sought new approaches to record and shape visual imagery. S ...

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The ARC Approved®  AdA apprenticeship program offers specialized skill-based classical training for people wanting to learn to draw-paint, and who are looking to achieve a level of excellenc ...

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Results for the People's Choice Award in the 16th International ARC Salon Competition are in! 12,626 votes were cast by 5,989 registered members. The winning work, Sister in the Maze of Flowers, by Si ...

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Applications for the Madrid Academy of Art (MAA) scholarship are now open!! The MAA scholarship is open to all creative-minded individuals who are passionate about pursuing a career in art. We we ...

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Sotheby’s is pleased to present Bouguereau and His Circle: Then and Now, a celebration of works realized and inspired by William Bouguereau, one of the leading Academic painters of the late-19th centu ...

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The class will begin with short 1 day poses to learn the block in process. This will be followed by a long pose over the course of the class where students will go through the whole process from light ...

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Denmark in the nineteenth century experienced the disastrous fallout of the Napoleonic Wars, the devastating bombardment of Copenhagen, bankruptcy, and mounting antagonism with Germany. Yet, this soci ...

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It’s never too late to start your training. Explore ARC Approved® Studio Incamminati's facilities, flexible enrollment options, and watch faculty demonstrations. Join the faculty, staff, and Dean of F ...

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Dates - Saturdays, January 21 – March 25, 2023Time- 10 am – 2 pmLevels/Ages- All levels welcome; ages 15+Location - Lyme Academy of Fine Arts84 Lyme StreetOld Lyme, CT 06371 This class will introduce ...

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11 January, 2023

Congratulations to ARC Living Master℠ Chad Fisher for becoming the new Charlotte Colby Danly Sculpture Chair at the Lyme Academy of Fine Arts! This appointment marks a bold step in the Lyme Academy’s ...

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Dates - Friday, February 24th & Sunday, 26th, 2023 Time- 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Location - Kline Academy of Art, 3264 Motor Ave, LA 90034 Historically, copper supports were for many art ...

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The Art Renewal Center is pleased to present the winners and finalists of the 16th International ARC Salon Competition. The ARC received over 5,400 entries from 75 countries. The competition has been ...

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22 December, 2022

The winners of the 16th International ARC Salon Competition will be announced on January 2, 2023. The ARC received over 5,400 entries from 75 countries; 40%, 2,152 works have been selected as semi-fin ...

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Ten paintings from The Frick Collection in New York will be on display at the Mauritshuis. This will be a one-time opportunity to view this selection of paintings in Europe, which (with one exception) ...

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This exhibition explores aspects of the lived experience of being an artist in New York City during the 1870s and 1880s, an era of rapid socio-economic change. Drawing largely from the MET's American ...

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20 December, 2022

In his day, Reni was one of the most successful and celebrated painters in all of Europe, coveted by the most important patrons, including the Borghese Pope Paul V, the Duke of Mantua, and the Queen o ...

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14 December, 2022

ARC Living Master℠ Joke Frima will be among the artists exhibiting in "De Figuratieven 2022". The exhibit shows works that all have a basis in realism, but are executed in various styles, from classic ...

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2 December, 2022

Free and open to the public!  Meet the manufacturers who make your favorite art materials. Ask questions about the materials and archival processes.  The art materials will be on sale at hig ...

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Congratulations to ARC Living Master℠ Vicki Sullivan for being a finalist in the AME Bale Art Prize for Painting for her work "My Sister, My Friend". The exhibition runs from November 29- December 18, ...

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Winter Enrollment Intensive Program - January 30, 2023  - July 22, 2023  Summer Intake Intensive - April 11, 2023 - September 29, 2023 (with a break in August)​ Fall Enro ...

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30 November, 2022

The ARC Approved® Miami International Fine Arts (MIFA) is holding an exhibition including works by instructors and founders of the school and gallery. "Collectively, the artists participating in ...

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A leading figure in the art of Renaissance Venice, Vittore Carpaccio is best known for his large, spectacular narrative paintings that brought sacred history to life. Although for centuries he ha ...

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For hundreds of years, artists have been inspired by the imaginative potential of fantasy. Unlike science fiction, which is based on fact, fantasy presents an impossible reality—a universe where drago ...

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Never presented before in France, the work of the visionary William Morris strongly marked his time by theorizing a social, political, ecological and artistic utopia and by laying the foundations of w ...

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11 November, 2022

Plaster drawing casts for sale. Brooklyn-based sculptor Justin Kendall is making affordable plaster casts for art students, teachers, and collectors. Fill your studio and home with work by history's g ...

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ARC Associate Living Masters℠ Ana Schmidt and Kazuya Ushioda will be among the artists exhibiting in "Something More Than Realism... XVI". Artelibre gallery for more than 25 years has supported realis ...

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The American Artists Professional League’s 94th annual Grand National Exhibition offers museum-quality work from some of the finest artists working in their field. Most works of art will be for sale. ...

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Johann Gottfried Schadow was seen as the founder of the Berlin School of sculpture. Schadow came to epitomize German Neoclassicism, with his life-size double statue of Princesses Louise and Frederica ...

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This exhibition of Dutch drawings includes figure studies by Rembrandt van Rijn and Ferdinand Bol, rare landscapes by Cornelis Vroom and Jacques de Gheyn II, and botanicals by Maria Sibylla Merian and ...

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Saints, Sinners, Lovers, and Fools offers a look into the specific subjects and styles adopted by artists in the Southern Netherlands between the 15th and 17th centuries, providing important connectio ...

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The Art Renewal Center is pleased to announce that the roster of finalists competing in the 16th International ARC Salon Competition has posted. We received over 5,400 entries this year from 75 countr ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome AdA (Art d'Apprendre) as new ARC Approved Atelier®! AdA offers workshops and a full-time three year skill based training art program. For AdA founder Joke Frima, it takes ski ...

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This special installation will feature five Victorian masterpieces from the collection of the Museo de Arte de Ponce in Puerto Rico. The exceptional loans include the iconic Flaming June by Frederic L ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome San Francisco High School of the Arts - HSArts Visual Arts Program as a new ARC Approved® atelier! The goal of the HSArts Visual Arts Program is to provide students with prof ...

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England under the volatile Tudor dynasty was a thriving home for the arts. An international community of artists and merchants, many of them religious refugees, navigated the high-stakes demands of ro ...

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Arts and Crafts pottery maker William De Morgan and Pre-Raphaelite painter Evelyn De Morgan lived in harmony as married artists in Victorian England. A power couple, they encouraged one another’s crea ...

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20 October, 2022

A major international event, this exhibition honors the exceptional, innovative and inspiring artist, Rosa Bonheur on the bicentenary of her birth. She was known as an icon of the emancipation of wome ...

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With over one hundred of the most acclaimed and iconic pieces in American art on display, the exhibition takes viewers on a journey across time, medium, and identity. Organized by theme—portraiture, h ...

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12 October, 2022

ARC is pleased to welcome Rogue Classical Atelier as a new ARC Approved® Atelier! Rogue Classical Atelier was established in 2007 and is a bustling educational atelier with two locations in the Southe ...

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12 October, 2022

Only about 35 paintings by Johannes Vermeer are known today. The National Gallery owns four works by or attributed to this beloved 17th-century Dutch artist: Woman Holding a Balance, A Lady Writing, G ...

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The eminent landscape painter Joseph Rebell was born in Vienna in 1787 and worked from 1813 in Naples and Rome. His paintings were held in high esteem among art-interested audiences across E ...

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6 October, 2022

Celebrated as the leading society portraitist of his era, John Singer Sargent influenced a generation of American painters. His personal captivation with Spain resulted in a remarkable body of work th ...

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5 October, 2022

Laguna College of Art + Design’s BFA program in Drawing + Painting is proud to present Parallel Disasters, an exhibition of paintings. Tornados engulfing the skies above familiar suburban landscapes, ...

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ArtNet News has recently published an article highlighting ARC's role in the resurgence of interest in Realist art. This article has come out in connection to the seven paintings currently on sale at ...

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The Durand-Hedden House presents "Sunday in the Park with Asher", a plein air painting event on Sunday October 2nd (rain day the following Sunday Oct. 9th). Enjoy this special one-day community event ...

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28 September, 2022

This exhibition features original works by 13 students of the ARC Approved® Rob Gutteridge School of Classical Realism (RGCR), resurrecting the lost skills of the traditional atelier approach to art: ...

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28 September, 2022

The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood revolutionized British painting traditions. But many more artists worked in their orbit than are often recognized. Overshadowed by famous peers, artists such as Barbara ...

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ARC is pleased to announce another major event at Sotheby’s New York. Following the success of the auction “Contemporary Realism: Important 21st Century Works” associated to the 15th International ARC ...

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22 September, 2022

Congratulations to ARC Living Master℠ Thomas Kegler for winning The Spirit of the Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale Award in the 41st Annual Buffalo Bill Art Show. His painting "By the Light, Psalms 75 ...

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