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In collaboration with Musée National Gustave Moreau, Paris, this exhibition reveals for the first time 34 watercolours created by Gustave Moreau between 1879 and 1885, on loan from a private collect ...

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ARC Living Artist Stuart Dunkel is holding an solo exhibition of his work at the Rehs Gallery titled "Infestation". Dunkel has painted hundreds of mice, an infestation of sorts, that has ...

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ARC Associate Living Master Gezien van de Riet is exhibiting "November Clouds Above the Kennemer Dunes" in the Møhlmann Collection: Selected Works exhibition. The Møhlmann Museum is a priv ...

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23 works from the 15th International ARC Salon Exhibition have been selected for inclusion in the Lunar Codex, “Nova Collection”. Art images will be laser-etched on a nickel microfiche, to ...

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The Salon des Refusés was initiated by the S.H. Ervin Gallery in 1992 in response to the large number of works entered into the Archibald Prize which were not selected for display in the official ex ...

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4 June, 2021

ARC Associate Living Master Michelle Jung is having a solo exhibition of her seascapes called, "Making Waves". The exhibition takes place at at the Santa Paula Art Museum, 117 North 10th ...

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The Public Grand Opening of the 15th ARC Salon Exhibition will take place at Sotheby’s NY, 1334 York Avenue, New York City, NY, Saturday, July 17th between 11am – 3pm. 28 works from the show will be ...

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This juried exhibition features the work of painters and sculptors who are members of the Booth Artists’ Guild, a group that meets monthly for educational programs. ARC Living Master Sivananda Nyaya ...

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Four new available casts available from The Fountainhead Gipsoteca. Sculptor Justin Kendall’s goal is to help introduce people to the tradition of classical sculpture by producing affordable plaster ...

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27 May, 2021

ARC Living Master Julio Reyes will be unveiling 12 new works in "Tender Mercies", his solo exhibition at Arcadia Contemporary. "'Tender Mercies' is an intimate collection of egg temp ...

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20 May, 2021

The Florence Academy of Art is holding a special virtual exhibition of over 150 works created by 80 women graduates of the FAA since 1994. Their diverse and highly personal visions are formed from a ...

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Building Skill-based Techniques for the K-12 Classroom The Master of Arts in Studio Art is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). The MA program consists of 30 ...

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Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine has published an 8 page spread on the 15th International ARC Salon titled "A Truly Global Salon" in their June 2021 edition. Duffy Sheridan's First Place Fig ...

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Congratulations to ARC Associate Living Master Arina Gordienko for winning an Honorable Mention at the IBPC-2021 (International Biennial Portrait Competition) at Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art in ...

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Betsy James Wyeth devoted much of her adult life to supporting the work of the three artists in the family that she became part of: Andrew Wyeth, whom she married in 1939; his father, Newell Convers ...

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ARC Approved Laguna College of Art + Design (LCAD) is proud to present its 2021 BFA Fine Arts Exhibition, a group exhibition highlighting representational paintings, drawings, and sculptures pro ...

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'Body and Soul', organized in collaboration with the Castello Sforzesco Museum in Milan, seeks to bring to light the main themes and ideas developed in Italy during the second half of the Quattrocen ...

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Studio Incamminati continued their much-anticipated Facebook Live series with Instructors painting live for a 4-hour session in their skylight studios. This year, they invited philanthropists, art c ...

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12 May, 2021

Hosted by the Northeast Minneapolis Arts Association (NEMAA), "Art-A-Whirl®" is the largest open studio tour in the country. This year, as a result of the COVID pandemic, it will be held v ...

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The Art Renewal Center Scholarship Competition begins on May 1, 2021 and runs until May 31, 2021. From the contest participants, we will select a group of students, no less than 10 to receive betwe ...

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Building Skill-based Techniques for the K-12 Classroom The Master of Arts in Studio Art is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). The MA program consists of 30 ...

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7 May, 2021

Congratulations to ARC Living Master Jon Boe Paulsen for winning first place in the "Portrait Now" competition for his painting "The Last Letter". Portrait Now is the Nordic reg ...

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The finalists and winner of The 2019 Bennett Prize along with the Bennett Prize's Founders, Steven A. Bennett and Dr. Elaine Melotti Schmidt will hold a special artist panel on May 7, 2021. Moderat ...

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Celebrating its 4th “Best of America” Small Works National Juried Exhibition in 2021, the National Oil & Acrylic Painters’ Society (NOAPS) is holding an exhibit honoring the Best in oil and acry ...

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The Art Renewal Center Scholarship Competition begins on May 1, 2021 and runs until May 31, 2021. From the contest participants, we will select a group of students, no less than 10 to receive betwe ...

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The exhibition Mythological Passions offers a unique opportunity to see one of the greatest groups of mythological paintings created in Europe in the 16th and 17th century. Mythological Passions br ...

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The John F. Studio Museum is pleased to present, “Thomas Eakins in New Jersey.” While mostly known as a Philadelphia painter, Thomas Eakins spent important time in New Jersey using his brush and cam ...

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The ARC Approved Florence Classical Arts Academy offers a One-Year Course, which can then be extended into the full Three-Year Course https://www.artac.org/diploma-in-visual-arts. This course provi ...

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27 April, 2021

"Awakening Realism" is presenting 50 paintings and drawings from the Miano Apprenticeship Program at the ARC Approved Southern Atelier. These beautiful drawings and paintings exemplify the ...

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22 April, 2021

Affordable plaster casts available for students, teachers, and lovers of art and art history. Artist Justin Kendall’s goal is to help introduce people to the tradition of classical sc ...

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The 15th International ARC Salon Book contains over a thousand stunning traditional artworks, from the forefront of the 21st Century Realist Art Movement. Including numerous full-page plates and des ...

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For the first time in its near 200-year history, the National Gallery, London has toured an exhibition of works internationally. Drawing on the strengths of their collection, this exhibition offers ...

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Rehs Gallery is holding a small works exhibit featuring a wide variety of paintings that all measure 12 x 12 inches or less. Among the 20 included artists will be ARC Living Artist Stuart Dunkel, AR ...

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What does “atelier-style teachings” mean? How can an education in technical realism benefit today’s art student? How does Studio Incamminati's pre-BFA track program with Rowan University work? Find ...

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The 15th ARC Salon Exhibition will be on view at Sotheby’s NY, 1334 York Ave, New York City from July 16 – July 26 of this year with a public opening on July 17th. RSVPs will be required in o ...

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Building Skill-based Techniques for the K-12 Classroom The Master of Arts in Studio Art is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). The MA program consists of 30 ...

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ARC Living Master Evgeniy Monahov and ARC Associate Living Master Arina Gordienko are finalists in the ModPortrait International Portrait Competition. The works will be exhibited at the Palace Banti ...

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Founded in 1871 Salmagundi is the oldest art club in New York, and former home to many of the great names in American art history. The club is also home to the oldest continuous art auction in the c ...

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8 April, 2021

ARC Living Master Luis Alvarez Roure is holding a solo exhibition at Stone Sparrow Contemporary Gallery, 45 Greenwich Ave, New York, N.Y. from April 14 - May 22, 2021. In the words of the gallery d ...

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ARC Living Master Dan Thompson has recently been interviewed by the Portrait Society of America, New Jersey Chapter. He discusses his experiences as a painter and instructor, including meeting Nelso ...

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Congratulations to ARC Associate Living Master Debra Keirce for winning first and third place in the Manassas Banner Art Competition. The City of Manassas hangs banners on all the light poles in th ...

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ARC Living Master Juliette Aristides live streamed a virtual reception for her solo show, “A Life’s Work” at Custom House Museum & Cultural Center with Peter Trippi, editor-in-chief of Fine Art ...

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ARC Living Master Max Ginsburg has recently posted a Q and A video as a thank you for 30,000 followers on Instagram. To watch the video, please click here.  Visit the ARC Calendar to lear ...

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ARC Living Master Katsu Nakajima is holding a solo exhibition for the first time in 5 years. This solo exhibition was originally scheduled to be held in July last year. It is composed mainly of wor ...

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26 March, 2021

To mark the 20th anniversary of the event that sparked the museum’s creation, the Briscoe Western Art Museum is expanding its signature exhibition and sale with a first: a hybrid event that includes ...

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“Extra Ordinary” surveys a range of American artists who embraced realism, representation and classical artistic techniques in the face of the rising tide of abstraction at mid-century. Through shar ...

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Building Skill-based Techniques for the K-12 Classroom The Master of Arts in Studio Art is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). The MA program consists of 30 ...

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This exhibition is a virtual juried exhibition. Among the participating artists are ARC Living Artists Gulay Berryman, Robbie Fitzpatrick, and Edi Matsumoto, ARC Associate Living Masters Lee Alban, ...

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19 March, 2021

In this workshop at ARC Approved MIFA, the artist Brett Harvey - @brett_f_harvey will explain how to design dynamic and expressive portraits using theories of structural anatomy. Over the course of ...

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ARC Approved Academy of Realist Art, Boston is accepting entries for it's scholarship opportunity. One lucky student will attend the 2021-2022 academic year tuition free! ARA Boston is an academy th ...

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Join ARC Living Master Juliette Aristides for a live streamed virtual reception for her solo show, “A Life’s Work” at Custom House Museum & Cultural Center. With only 100 spots availab ...

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Rising Voices invites visitors to experience figurative work through the eyes of women. Ultimately, this show highlights and recognizes the achievements of women painters that have been too long ove ...

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17 March, 2021

ARC Approved Laguna College of Art + Design's MFA programs in Drawing and in Painting are proud to present, 2020 HINDSIGHT, a curated collection of artwork from LCAD’s most recent MFA graduates. ...

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ARC Living Master Joke Frima and ARC Associate Living Master Debra Keirce will be participating in the Fourth Annual Studio Pintura Floral Exhibition. The guest juror will be ARC Associate Living M ...

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12 March, 2021

The 17th Annual Bryn Du Art Show will be held from March 5 - 27, 2021 at the Bryn Du Mansion, 537 Jones Rd NE, Granville, OH 43023. ARC Associate Living Master Debra Keirce will be among the exhibit ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Vosler Young Artists' Studio as our newest approved atelier! Vosler Young Artists' Studio teaches students to see and understand, contour, shape, form, line, values, and e ...

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This online exclusive exhibition on Artsy is being sponsored by the Wausau Museum of Contemporary Art and is curated by David Hummer and Didi Menendez. This exhibition explores what motivates, inhi ...

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Women Painting Women is a major exhibition of portraiture in traditional oil painting. It presents award winning realist painters from Victoria, South Australia and New South Wales. Taking its inspi ...

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Caravaggio is one of the great painters in history, who took tenebrism and chiaroscuro to the next level. In this workshop you will learn the secrets and process of the Master by doing a copy of one ...

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We are pleased to welcome Narelle Zeller as an ARC Associate Living Master! Narelle Zeller is an Australian contemporary realist artist, best known for her highly detailed figurative portraiture pa ...

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ARC Associate Living Master Anastasiya Chybireva Fender is hosting a free three hour virtual charcoal drawing demonstration with Q and A on March 16, 2021 from 6-9 PM. She will demonstrate drawing ...

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4 March, 2021

The Art & Artists Foundation is accepting entries to the 11th Figurativas Painting and Sculpture Competition, endowed with a First Painting Prize of up to €36,000, a Sculpture Acquisition Fund o ...

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Abide features the work of sixteen local professional and semi-professional, working artists. The installation illuminates the important role of art in helping individuals and communities endure the ...

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We know it has been a very challenging year. We know that many of our schools have been forced to close their doors for extended periods and many have had to transition to alternate methods of instr ...

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On March 8, coinciding with International Women's Day, the MEAM will once again claim the importance of women in the world of contemporary art and culture, through the exhibition 'Women Painting (Al ...

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25 February, 2021

Beautiful Things is a hauntingly elegant group exhibition featuring landscape, florals, wildlife and more. This exhibition features things classically considered aesthetically pleasing, yet thumbs t ...

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24 February, 2021

ARC Associate Living Master Mary Ross Buchholz will be among the exhibiting artists at the Texas Masters show. The exhibition takes place from March 6 - 27, 2021 at the Insight Gallery, 214 We ...

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ARC is please to welcome Anastasiya Chybireva Fender as a new ARC Associate Living Master! Anastasiya was born in Ukraine and immigrated with her parents to the US when she was fourteen. She starte ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome Jess Le Clerc as an ARC Associate Living Master!  An emerging artist from Australia’s Sunshine Coast, Jess is primarily a figurative oil painter. She is also the pri ...

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ARC Living Master Luis Alvarez Roure will be participating in a benefit auction to raise money for the homeless and will donate a percentage of the auction’s proceeds to Habitat for Humanity. Biddi ...

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18 February, 2021

We are pleased to welcome Chad Fisher as our newest ARC Living Master!  "I am inspired by nature to create a visual language to communicate with the world around me. My early interest in ...

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This exhibition will explore Goya's graphic imagination and how his drawings and prints allowed him to share his complex ideas and respond to the turbulent social and political changes occurring in ...

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16 February, 2021

Come view the cultivated creations of artists as they remind us, and rekindle for us, the radical (Latin:root) in nature. These artists have rendered for you the many ways the botanical world is rev ...

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ARC Associate Living Master Vicki Sullivan will be among the participating artists in "Locals" an Australasian Invitational Show. The exhibition takes place at the Outr'e Gallery, 319 Smi ...

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The Salmagundi Club is hosting the exhibition “Figuratively Speaking,” on view February 2-19, 2021. This will be an exhibition of figurative work and the human form in all of its permutations. The ...

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5 February, 2021

Paint along with ARC Associate Living Master Charles Miano's demonstration live via Zoom on February 11, 2:00 PM EST. This is a great opportunity to see how Miano will capture the likeness of the m ...

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4 February, 2021

ARC Living Master Ana Wypych will be among the participating artists at the Anarte Gallery exhibition "All About Love". The exhibition takes place at the Anarte Gallery 7959 Broadway # 20 ...

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What does “atelier-style teachings” mean? How can an education in technical realism benefit today’s art student? How does Studio Incamminati's pre-BFA track program with Rowan University work? Find ...

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28 January, 2021

The MEAM will exhibit the works of the international painting competition "Lohengrin", organized by the Wagner Club and the MEAM in collaboration with the Gran Teatre del Liceu. The 49 wor ...

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27 January, 2021

ARC Associate Living Master Arina Gordienko’s painting 'After You', is the Second Prize Winner at the Favorite Subjects international painting competition in the International Artist Magazine.  ...

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Congratulations to David Gomez for winning the People’s Choice Award in the 15th International ARC Salon Competition for his work of “Isolated”. For the first seven days after the ARC Salo ...

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ARC Living Master Patricia Watwood is hosting free live demos on Facebook. The Winter Sessions are composed of 10 demonstrations shown live every Wednesday at 11am - 12:30pm EST. This series will fo ...

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ARC Living Master Juliette Aristides will be holding a solo exhibition of her works at the Customs House Museum 200 South 2nd Street, Clarksville, TN 37040 from January 19 - March 31, 2021. Featured ...

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The Art Renewal Center is pleased to present the winners and finalists of the 15th International ARC Salon Competition! This year the ARC received 4,941 entries from 83 countries. For the first ...

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The winners, finalists and semi-finalists of the 15th ARC Salon will be published on the Art Renewal Center website, www.artrenewal.org, on January 13th. Only five days away! The ARC Salo ...

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ARC is pleased to welcome the Academy of Realist Art Mexico as a new ARC Approved Atelier! The Academy of Realist Art Mexico (ARAM) opened its doors in the city of Querétaro in January 2020, with t ...

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ARC Associate Living Master Svetlana Cameron is featured in the Colored Pencil Magazine, with her drawing ‘Iona and Cocoa’ selected for the cover of January 2021 Issue. Inside there is a 6-page arti ...

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ARC Living Master Mary Pettis will be holding a live interview and demonstration on Friday, January 8th with publisher Eric Rhoads. We will be talking about the value of memory training in landscape ...

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The winners, finalists and semi-finalists of the 15th ARC Salon will be published on the Art Renewal Center website, www.artrenewal.org, on January 13th. Only nine days away! The ARC Salon Com ...

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This exhibition features 20 etchings and engravings by Rembrandt, drawing from the Museum’s permanent collection, as well as loans from the Rembrandt collection of the University of San Diego. In a ...

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This selection of paintings and prints from a major private Charleston collection of Northern Renaissance art introduces a world of intensely, and sometimes disturbingly, vivid imagery. Created in t ...

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The Florence Academy of Art is hosting an online exhibition dedicated to recent graduates from 2018 and 2019. Fifty drawings, paintings and sculpture by recent graduates of The Florence Academy of A ...

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16 December, 2020

Congratulations to Windows to the Divine for Contemporary Visions of Beauty exhibited in November in Denver. Twenty-nine of their thirty-seven artists sold works for $140,000 in sales! The stunning ...

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15 December, 2020

ARC is pleased to welcome the Académie des beaux-arts de Montréal as a new approved atelier! The Académie des beaux-arts de Montréal (ACADEM) focuses on classical realism in drawing and painting us ...

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Equity Gallery is pleased to present their annual juried exclusive members-only exhibition, the 2020 Members Invitational. Featuring a diverse group of 20+ artists, this year’s Invitational is a ...

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14 December, 2020

Emilio Longo, founder and director of Skill-Based Art: A Learning Resource for Art Students & Artist-Teachers has recently interviewed ARC Living Master and director of the Florence Academy of A ...

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The Art Renewal Center is pleased to announce that we have posted our roster of finalists competing in the 15th International ARC Salon Competition. We received 4,941 entries this year from 83 count ...

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On Wednesday, December 9, 2020 the Art Renewal Center will announce the finalists of the 15th ARC Salon Competition. Out of the original 4,951 entries from 83 countries, 1,977 works were selected as ...

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The Plein Air Collection Ever since stressed-out 19th century Parisian artists decamped to the countryside to escape the incessant demands and competition of their careers, painters have banded tog ...

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This holiday season, Rehs Contemporary Galleries is excited to present a selection of more than 50 small artworks. The five participating artists include ARC Living Artist Stuart Dunkel, as well as ...

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