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New Painting

January 10th, 2016

New Painting

Summer vacation and down the shore in New Jersey's beautiful Lavallette. Walking the beach with my husband we saw this pleasant scene of a man fishing for striped bass.

Painting Of The Day

December 27th, 2015

Painting Of The Day

Pixels.comís new iPad app uses augmented reality to preview artwork on your wall

Letís imagine that thereís a large wall in your living room ó right above the couch, say ó thatís been showcasing a tired, old museum poster for the longest time. And letís say youíre sick of looking at it.

Perhaps an original framed print or even a painting would be nice, but where do you start? Pixels.comís new iPad app can assist not only in choosing your new work of art ó something its related website FineArtAmerica has been doing since 2006 ó but letting you visualize exactly how that new piece will look when itís hanging on your wall.

Each artwork is available in a variety of different sizes and types such as canvas print, framed print, acrylic print, art print, and greeting card. Prices vary according to size, type, and add-ons such as matting and framing.

The new Pixels.com app for iPad not only puts the resources of its online marketplace on your iPad ó with...

INTERNATIONAL GUILD OF REALISM Tenth Annual Exhibition

December 27th, 2015

INTERNATIONAL GUILD OF REALISM Tenth Annual Exhibition

MASTERWORKS FROM THE INTERNATIONAL GUILD OF REALISM is a new initiative intended to recognize achievement in realism and result in a traveling museum exhibition. The exhibition consists of 70 artworks selected by a jury-of-peers shaped by input from the project's curator/tour director. Artcyclopedia.com defines Contemporary Realism as a movement which emerged in America, in the late 1960's and early 1970's concerned with "the straightforward realistic approach to representation which continues to be widely practiced in this post-abstract era . . . (and) is different from Photorealism, which is somewhat exaggerated and ironic and conceptual in its nature." The International Guild of Realism represents some 350 artists from some 35 countries around the world who form a disparate group, and, though literate in conventions of Modern Art, choose to work in traditional forms.The mission of the International Guild of Realism is to advance realism in fine art and to promote the careers of the...