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5 JANUARY 2016

Abel Pann

Abel Pann (Latvian-Israeli. 1883 – 1963) Abel Pann was an Israeli visual artist who was born in 1883. Abel Pann has had several gallery and museum exhibitions, including at the Musée d’Art et d’Histoire du Judaisme. Numerous works by the artist have been sold at auction, including ‘Shepherdess’ sold at Matsart Auctioneers & Appraisers ‘Israeli […]

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5 JANUARY 2016

Tamara De Lempicka

Tamara De Lempicka Among a hundred paintings, you could recognize mine, my goal was: “Do not copy. Create a new style, …colors light and bright,  return to elegance in my models.” When someone mentions the Roaring Twenties, it conjures up the Jazz Age, flappers, Prohibition, the Charleston, gangsters, The Great Gatsby, Mary Pickford, and F. Scott Fitzgerald. […]

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5 JANUARY 2016

MENASHE KADISHMAN

MENASHE KADISHMAN (August 21, 1932 – May 8, 2015) Menashe Kadishman was one of Israe’s most celebrated artists, whose works enjoyed an excellent international reputation. Exhibitions in his homeland, in the United States, in many European countries and recently also in Japan, China and Thailand have been showing his opus time and again and convincingly […]

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5 JANUARY 2016

N.C. Wyeth

N.C. Wyeth (1882-1945) One of the most successful illustrators of all time, Newell Convers Wyeth studied under Howard Pyle between 1902-1904 in Chadds Ford. Perhaps more than any other student, he took Pyle’s dictates completely to heart. He is the preeminent example of the results of Pyle’s teachings, following every precept religiously. During his career, […]

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5 JANUARY 2016

Felix Vallotton

Felix Vallotton Swiss Painter 1865 AD – 1925 AD Félix Edouard Vallotton (December 28, 1865 – December 29, 1925) was a Swiss/French painter and printmaker associated with Les Nabis. He was an important figure in the development of the modern woodcut. Born in Lausanne, Switzerland in 1865 and obtaining French citizenship in 1900, Vallotton drew his […]

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5 JANUARY 2016

ADÈLE BLAIS

ADÈLE BLAIS Adèle Blais painting is her quest,  a venue for personal growth She uses it to express her daily life, her relationships. “When I paint, the canvas becomes the backdrop of my play. Like a sponge, I’ve absorbed the actors’ stories, the events in my life and I render them in my way.” Her […]

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5 JANUARY 2016

ILYA GEFTER

ILYA GEFTER ​​​Ilya Gefter is a skilled representational artist who uses oil paints or inks to convey poignant and deeply personal experiences of place. In each image, Gefter negotiates a delicate balance between subjectivity or intuition and observation. His paintings, he writes, “are always born somewhere between the Experience and the Ideal.” Born in St. […]

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2 JANUARY 2016

Otilia Goodhind

Otilia Goodhind I began my professional life as an architect, and have worked as such in Germany, Sweden, the US, UK and in Catalonia, where I now live. I studied combined engineering and architecture, and it was my training at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London that gave rise to an enduring obsession […]

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2 JANUARY 2016

SAMANTHA FRENCH

SAMANTHA FRENCH Born and raised in north central Minnesota, Samantha French graduated from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design in 2005. French’s current body of work explores the idea of escape, the tranquility and nostalgia for the lazy summer days of her childhood. The series is inspired by Samantha’s own reflections and memories of […]

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2 JANUARY 2016

Simon Adjiashvili. One City, One Summer

Simon Adjiashvili One City, One Summer The title of the current exhibition by Simon Adjiashvili is a phrase from our conversation in his studio, where the window overlooks a bustling Tel Aviv street. Time and place, the basic matrix of existence, is the subject of Adjiashvili’s continuing research and observation. Since the turn of the […]

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