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Dec 19 11

Florence Academy Students win top awards from the 11th Annual Art Renewal Center Scholarship competition

by Basilio de San Juan Guerrero



Richard Greathouse, First Place, $ 4,000.00
Terra Chapman and Dana Zaltzman, Second Place, $ 2,400.00 respectively
Tanvi Pathare and Sarah Gibson, Third Place, $ 1,400.00

For full details, click here

Dec 16 11

Roland Muntoiu, show

by admin2

Graduate Roland Muntoiu will show some work, mostly projects from his time at the FAA, at Sveaplan 29, Gothenburg Saturday December 17.

Dec 15 11

Epic Muse Cycle by James Henry Zukin

by Basilio de San Juan Guerrero

Click here to read an epic poem by contemporary poet, James Henry Zukin, kindly reproduced with consent of author, © Copyright 2011

Dec 14 11

Controlling the Creative Process: A painter’s guide by Justin Hess

by Basilio de San Juan Guerrero

Book Description:

“Controlling the Creative Process” is a painter’s guide that offers step by step photographic demonstrations and instruction on the preparation of oil paint, canvases, and frames using traditional methods and materials.
At 130 pages, with more than 200 color photos illustrating every stage of the process, this book is one to have by your side, in the studio, or at home in your private collection.
A 100% natural cotton hard cover, with dust jacket, protects the highest quality archival ProLine uncoated photographic paper, that will be sure to keep your paintings company as they stand the test of time together.
Controlling the Creative Process is also available as an ebook for iBooks app on the iPad, iPhone & iPod touch for busy painters on the go.

Virtual Preview:

Dec 2 11

Antonio Mancini (1852–1930)

by Basilio de San Juan Guerrero

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Dec 1 11

Toby Wright, solo show in Monaco

by admin3

Monaco’s Oceanography Museum marks its 100 year anniversary with a solo exhibition of paintings by Toby Wright, Portraits Du Temple de la Mer, on view through January 2, 2012:

More information at

Portraits du Temple de la Mer