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Deadline, Monday Jan 21This year we are offering more awards then ever. In addition to our over $50,000 in cash awards, and publicity on the Art Renewal Website and in our full color Salon Catalogue, ...

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These popular Fine Art Prints from the ARC Store are now available at our Very Large Size on Fine Art Paper or Fine Art Canvas (Archival Media Size:36 x 44 inches):La Jeunesse de Bacchus (The Youth of ...

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24 June, 2015

The ARC Approved Atelier™ London Atelier of Representational Art is holding an Open Studio on July 2nd from 6 to 9pm. This is a great opportunity to come and see the student's work at the end of the ...

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The London Atelier of Representational Art (L.A.R.A.) offers full time tuition in drawing, painting and sculpture utilizing traditional atelier techniques and practices.They are now providing inten ...

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The Laguna College of Art and Design, an ARC Approved™ atelier, is proud to present the 2017 BFA Fine Arts Exhibition, a group exhibition highlighting representational paintings, drawings and sc ...

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Hard Workby Georges Laugee Treat yourself, your friends and your family to stunning reproductions while supporting ARC! All proceeds from the ARC Store are used to expand the ARC Museum and ARC Pro ...

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ARC Approved LAAFA is now accepting applications for their Fall Full-time Program Classes start October 4, 2010 LAAFA offers a realist Full-time program to Atelier students. Now, in addition to t ...

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ARC Approved LAAFA is now accepting applications for their Winter Atelier ProgramClasses start January 11th, 2010.LAAFA offers a realist diploma program to Atelier students.Now, in addition to the com ...

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ARC Approved™ Atelier LAAFA - Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art will start their summer quarter July 6. Sculpture and Technology WorkshopInstructor: David Simon July 25th ...

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ARC Approved LAAFA (Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art) is currently looking for talented instructors in figurative painting, drawing, and/or composition and color theory to become a part of ...

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The ARC Approved™ Atelier, The Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art, is excited to announce the start of their upcoming Atelier three year program's newest installment. LAAFA is now accepting ...

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"La Signorina" is an exhibition that focuses on Signorina Nerina Simi, who was a very important teacher in Florence 1923-1987. The work of 20 former Simi students including ARC Living Master Joke Frim ...

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ARC Co-Chairwoman and Chief Operating Officer Kara Lysandra Ross was recently interviewed by Epoch Times in an article titled "Realist Artists Preserving Our Culture"."The Art Renewal Center upholds t ...

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Part I of a II part interview has just been published, click here to read the interview.How would you summarize the ARC philosophy?"I would say that the main core of the ARC philosophy is that the d ...

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Part II of a II part interview has just been published, click here to read the interview.Why, at this time in our history, is there a move away from non-objective art toward realism?"There is a stro ...

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ARC Approved™ Bay Area Classical Arts Atelier is offering a ten day workshop by Kamille Corry focusing on painting the nude figure from life. Starting with limited palette, and working up to a more ex ...

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22 September, 2014

ARC Living Master™ Julio Reyes will be exhibiting in the Contemporary Realism Biennial in Fort Wayne, IN. Every two years, the Fort Wayne Museum of Art (FWMoA) organizes the Contemporary Realism Bi ...

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11 November, 2014

Headwinds by Julio ReyesARC Living Master Julio Reyes™ will have a solo exhibit of works at the Arcadia Contemporary gallery on 51 Greene Street New York, NY 10013. The show opens on November 13 and ...

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Vessels by Julio ReyesThe latest issue of Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine features an article on ARC Living Master™ Julio Reyes and his wife Candice Bohannon. About the talented artist couple, Vanessa ...

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April 16, 2014Join the Puget Sound Group of Northwest Artists for a painting demo with ARC Living Master™ Juliette Aristides on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. This event is free ...

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Congratulations to Juliette Aristides on the publication of her new book Lessons in Classical Drawing, which includes an instructive DVD. The book is now available in the ARC Store for purcha ...

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ARC Living Master™ Juliette Aristides is "a painter who seeks to understand and convey the human spirit through art." What does that mean in terms of the way she approaches her work, and the decisio ...

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Suggested Donation, an ARC Allied Organization™, has recently conducted an interview with ARC Living Master™ Juliette Aristides.To listen to the podcast, please click here. Touch by Juliet ...

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ARC Living Master™ Juliette Aristides will be speaking at the Seattle University Search for Meaning Book Festival. Her lecture, titled, "On Seeing: Art as a Portal to Living More Fully", will take p ...

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ARC Living Master™ Juliette Aristides will show at ArtHouse09 January 23- February 8Atlanta Art Gallery3005 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite BAtlanta, GA 30305404-816-7322www.AtlantaArtGallery.comClick ...

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ARC Living Master™ Juliette Aristides has been featured in an article in the Seattle Times about her workshops at the Gage Academy of Art."The school advances a lofty idea that, for most of the past 1 ...

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ARC Masters Juliette Aristedes and Patricia Watwood along with Sarah Lamb, Kate Lehman, and Dorothy Morgan are featured in a group show at John Pence Gallery:'Five Women'Reception for the ArtistsThur ...

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ARC Living Master™ Julie Bell was interviewed recently by PoetsArtists Magazine. The article, titled "Crossing Boundaries with Julie Bell", examines Julie's success in multiple genres of art and the ...

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Dear Contestants, We are happy to announce the Judges for this year’s ARC International Salon competition are as follows: Fred Ross, Dr. Vern Swanson, Juliette Aristides, and introducing Danie ...

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13 December, 2013

We are pleased to announce the Judges for the 2013/2014 International ARC Salon. They are as follows:Fred Ross - Founder and Chairman of the Art Renewal Center, Ross is the leading authority on Will ...

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Juan Medina, has been approved as an ARC Living Artist™Visit the Juan Medina GalleryAbout Timeby Juan MedinaUPCOMING SHOWSOct. 4th – Nov. 4th, 2008 -Juan Medina: New Paintings (Solo Show)Bryant ...

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ARC Living Master™ Joshua LaRock is offering several workshops this spring and summer. There is still space available in the 3 day portrait painting workshop from April 28-30 2017 in Durham, NC, the ...

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19 July, 2017

ARC Living Master™, Joshua LaRock, has recently created an instructional video on Kickstarter featuring his painting "Laura in Black" which won a Purchase Award in the 12th International ARC Sa ...

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The 2012/2013 ARC Salon Plein Air Magazine Award featuring Joseph McGurl was published in their November issue. The six page article is a full artist profile and McGurl was also given the honor of b ...

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ARC Associate Living Master™ Jon Boe Paulsen's painting "Notorious" has been selected as a finalist in the Portrait Now! competition. The exhibit opens to the public on May 11th at The Museum of ...

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ARC Living Master™ Joke Frima will be holding a solo exhibition titled Flora Delight.The show opens on Saturday, April 15, 2017 with the Artist Reception at 2 pm. The exhibition takes place at Galler ...

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16 November, 2016

ARC Living Master™ Joke Frima is showing six of her paintings at the PAN Art and Antiques Fair in Amsterdam in conjunction with her gallery, Mokum, Amsterdam.The show runs from November 20- 27, 2016 a ...

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8 February, 2017

Congratulations to ARC Living Master™ Joke Frima who has recently won second place still life in the Members Only competition of the Portrait Society of America for her painting, Eternal Return. The M ...

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We are pleased to inform you that the Art Renewal Center has just finished updating the John William Waterhouse section of the ARC Museum. We have included 94 images of the artist's work with a larg ...

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John Ruskin is primarily remembered as Victorian Britain's leading art critic and the champion of Turner and the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood. Less well known is that Ruskin was an outstanding artist ...

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ARC Associate Living Master John Rowe recently had his work "Her Gift" featured on Fine Art Connoisseur magazine's website."The painting of my wife and our foster child — who has since been returned t ...

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ARC Associate Living Master™ John Rowe has recently been featured in Fine Art Connoisseur magazine.“The range of Rowe’s work is stunning — and inspirational. While many artists hone their skills on po ...

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ARC Associate Living Master™ John Pototschnik will be holding his first solo show at the Southwest Gallery - 4500 Sigma Rd. Dallas, Texas Dallas, TX. The exhibition runs from May 1 - 31, 2015 with t ...

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30 November, 2016

ARC Living Artist™ John Joseph Hunn's series of drawings titled "Anthology of Mary" has been moved to a new viewing location. The drawings, which are a part of the Howard Tullman collection, ha ...

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Congratulations to ARC Living Artist™ John Hunn for having his painting "Saint in Training" acquired as part of the permanent collection in the MEAM Museum in Barcelona, Spain. ...

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John Buxton was recently awarded the The Harrison Eiteljorg Purchase Award, which is the addition of an artist's work into the museum's permanent collection. The award is given out once a year durin ...

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We are pleased to publish An Outline of the Method Used to Paint the Live Model at the Angel Academy of Art, Florence, Italy that has been contributed to ARC, showing step by step the process that Ang ...

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The Swedish Academy of Realist Art - Atelier Stockholm (SARA) is looking for an instructor. They can offer 8 to 16 hours of work every week and a private studio in the school. Employment can star ...

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11 September, 2013

ARC is looking for an additional full time employee to fill the roll of an Art Renewal Center Website and Store Assistant Job Requirements: 1. Competent in Adobe Photoshop 2. Competent in Excel ...

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Jesse Gledhill, has been approved as an ARC Living Artist™Visit the Jesse Gledhill Gallery Oh To Be in Englandby Jesse Gledhill ...

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Silence and Sagebrush by Jeremy LipkingCongratulations to ARC Living Master™ Jeremy Lipking for winning the top prize purchase award in the Prix de West Art show held at the National Cowboy an ...

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ARC Living Master™ Jeremy Lipking has a solo show of his work opening tonight at Arcadia Contemporary, 51 Greene Street, New York, NY 10013. The show will run from December 12 – December 31. The las ...

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ARC Living Master™ Jeremy Lipking is holding a solo exhibition for the first time in four years at Arcadia Contemporary, Town Plaza, 9428 Washington Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232.The show runs un ...

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To read the full interview, click here."Taking inspiration from 19th and 20th century artists such as Anders Zorn, John Singer Sargent, and William Bouguereau, Lipking paints his subjects in natural ...

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ARC Living Master™ Jeremy Lipking will be giving a painting demonstration as part of The Representational Art Conference which will be held from October 14 - 17, 2012 in Ventura, CA. There has been a ...

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Jeffrey R. Watts, Director of the ARC Approved™ Watts Atelier is now an ARC Approved Living Artist™. Jeff's oil paintings have won numerous awards including First Place Portrait category ...

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ARC Associate Living Master™ James Van Fossan will be having a solo exhibition of his work, December 28th, 5 – 8pm. About his work Van Fossan said the following:Rosibel by James Van Fossan "W ...

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ARC Associate Living Master™ James Van Fossan will be making a grand debut of his painting entitled, Drama Magnifico, which will be accompanied with an original score written and performed by Van Foss ...

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ARC Allied Organization™, Suggested Donation, has conducted an interview with ARC Living Master™ and Dinotopia creator, James Gurney.To listen to the Podcast, please click here. Small Wonder by James ...

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13 February, 2015

Song in the Garden by James Gurney ARC Living Master™ James Gurney will be exhibiting original oil paintings from Dinotopia: A Land Apart From Time, Dinotopia: The World Beneath, and Dinotopia: Jou ...

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Classic books with original sketch by James Gurney are now available, including the all famous Dinotopia books!To view the books and one of a kind sketches that are currently available, please click ...

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The Art Institute of Chicago has been loaned the painting "The Emperor Napoleon in His Study at the Tuileries" by Jacques-Louis David from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Related paintin ...

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ARC Living Master™ Jacob Collins will be having a one man show at the Adelson Galleries, The Crown Building, 730 Fifth Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY from April 28 - May 30, 2015.To view more ...

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Jacob Collins And The Water Street AtelierOctober 17, 2008 - November 30, 2008Opening reception: Friday, October 17, 2008, from 6 to 9 PMTo See More Images, Click Here.Atlanta Art Gallery10 to 5 Tue ...

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15 August, 2017

The Indianapolis Museum of Art’s collection of watercolors by Turner and his contemporaries was founded more than a century ago. Its wide renown, however, is due to the singular efforts of Kurt F. Pan ...

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Contemporary Imaginative Realist art and rarely seen fantasy works by Golden Age illustrators will be displayed during the IX Preview Weekend. The weekend will also include after-hours events, perform ...

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20 June, 2017

IX Arts, an ARC allied organization, has launched the IX Gallery, the first online-only gallery dedicated exclusively to contemporary imaginative realism. IX Gallery’s Inaugural Show, featuring more t ...

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Thank you to IX Arts for sponsoring the Imaginative Realist Category in the 12th International ARC Salon Competition. IX Arts is dedicated to the promotion, recognition, and elevation of imaginative ...

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21 October, 2016

October 19 - 23, 2016The world's largest exhibition of Imaginative Realism, IX will showcase over 2000 artworks from over 200 international artists. There will be lectures, demonstrations , workshops, ...

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The jury submission period for the Main Show of IX 10 is now open and will run through midnight, November 30th.The show will take place October 18-22, 2017 in Reading, PA at the GoggleWorks Center for ...

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18 October, 2017

IX is the first, ground-breaking art show, symposium, and celebration dedicated solely to imaginative realism. The show brings artists, students, collectors, and art fans together for an annual gather ...

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This exhibition presents about 100 paintings and 50 graphic works. The best examples of Aivazovsky paintings: seascapes, battle scenes and graphics works will be on display. The exhibition will displa ...

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"...Once again the quality of work submitted to this year's competition was overwhelming.... Since it's inception 6 years ago, the ARC Salon™ has evolved considerably. One of the most significa ...

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18 December, 2008

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ARC Living Master™ Orley Ypon will be featured with ten works in a two man show with Romulo Galicano. Both artists hail from Cebu, in the Philippines. The works showcase their talents not only in ...

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Make plans now to see the 7th Annual IGOR Exhibition. The final jury is now completed and all notifications have been made to all IGOR entrants. This will be by far their largest exhibition ever i ...

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Image by Duffy Sheridan ARC Director of Operations, Kara Lysandra Ross, will be a guest judge at the International Guild of Realism Juried Exhibition, in Carmel, CA. The Exhibition will run ...

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This is IGOR's annual art show, which is a combination museum exhibition and selling event. This time it will be held at the Tempe Center for the Arts, Scottsdale, AZ. Of the 350 entries submitted b ...

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The International Guild of Realism (IGOR), an ARC Allied Organization™, has just concluded their 9th Annual Exhibition at Robert Lange Studios in Charleston, SC.IGOR has produced a short slide show ...

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We are happy to announce the Art Renewal Center's 2013-2014 Salon. This will be our 10th annual competition in which some of the best contemporary realist artists in the world compete for recognitio ...

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The 2007 4th Annual ARC Salon Results are in.his year the ARC Salon™ has continued its rapid growth in popularity since the 1st ARC Salon in 2004. More artists are submitting works and on average, eac ...

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Old Roping Warrior by Mary Ross BuchholzThe InSight Gallery kicks off the season with their annual Fall Group Show featuring ARC Living Master™ Hsin-Yao Tseng, as well as new works from all sixt ...

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18 December, 2015

The work of Ingres undoubtedly constitutes an important forerunner to the late 19th- and early 20th-century artistic revolutions. The exhibition to be shown at the Museo del Prado in 2015, which has b ...

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Rêve de printemps (Dream of Spring) by William Bouguereau was donated by Melvin and Bren Simon on May 30, 2013. The donation had been in the works since 2008. This is the first significant work by the ...

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The Epoch Times has recently published an article for the old but not as talked about Frick Museum. Although it is much smaller then the Metropolitan Museum of Art, it is home to many important old m ...

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We have just finished redoing the Charles Amable Lenoir gallery on ARC! Lenior is one of William Bouguereau's best known students. Click here to take a look at the new images, many in high resolutio ...

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You may have already noticed a few improvements in the way this website shows new updates. First, in the right column (you have to scroll down a bit to see it) there's a list of the new artworks, ...

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The New York Botanical Gardens, located located off Bronx River Parkway at Fordham Road (Exit 7W), New York, NY will be celebrating American Impressionism with several events from May 14 - September 1 ...

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On June 19th, ARC Living Master™ James Gurney was the Artist in Residence at the New York Botanical Gardens. A large plein-air invitational day was held with leading artists like Ricky Mujica, G ...

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The National Portrait Gallery has been awarded £23,582 to fund the cataloguing of the papers and important letters of George Frederick Watts (1817-1904). "The letters represent a broad cross-secti ...

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A series of auctions featuring 19th century art will be taking place in three major New York City auction houses in the next two weeks.Christie’s will hold their 19th Century auction on October 28, 20 ...

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Dans Une Ville de Campagne Alger by Frederick Arthur BridgmanOn November 6th, Sotheby’s New York will have an auction of important 19th century European paintings.This sale will consist of 110 lots ...

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Laguna College of Art and Design’s Fine Arts department offers students a carefully crafted curriculum offering an efficient learning experience in representational drawing, painting and sculptu ...

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Procession by Michael C. Hayes The annual IlluXCon symposium, founded in 2008, now draws artists and attendees from all over the world. This year the symposium will take place in Altoona, PA ...

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27 September, 2012

Sands of Gorgoroth by Mark ZugThe annual IlluXCon symposium, founded in 2008, now draws artists and attendees from all over the world. It is an annual symposium for Imaginary Realism and illus ...

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Dante on the Banks of the River Styx by Marc FishmanThe entry period starts today, October 9th, and the submission period will end at midnight EST on October 31st, with the judges' results being rep ...

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16 September, 2014

IlluXcon is the ground-breaking art show, symposium, and celebration dedicated solely to imaginative realism. This event, beginning on September 17th through Sunday September 21st, brings artists, ...

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The IX symposium is the world's largest exhibition of imaginative realist art. Featuring over 150 artists, the show is a visual feast for all fans of imaginative painting. The artists who will be e ...

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IlluXcon, a five day event held at the Allentown Museum, is the world’s largest exhibition of imaginative realist art. Featuring over 150 artists and well over 1000 original pieces of artwork, the ...

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23 August, 2013

September 11 - 15, 2013The IlluXCon Main Show and Weekend Salon, as well as select programming throughout the length of the show will be held at The Allentown Art Museum (AAM), Wednesday, September ...

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