One common passion - the art of the human form unites this talented group of contemporary international figurative artists. From serene and sublime portraits to quirky and surprising life studies, each artist offers their own unique style of capturing the human body for your discovery.
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All artists appear with their permission on this curated site. Each artist presents artwork of high quality in their own distinct personal voice. We feature emerging artists, mid-career and artists at the upper end of very distinguished careers, many highly regarded in their chosen fields of specialty.

While some do not wish to be defined only as figurative artists, the love for the human form is what unites them on this site.

We now number more than 950 fine artists, would you like to join us? Please submit your artwork.


Steven Hudson, evolution is unfolding

Things are becoming different now; the climate is changing. More genies are being let out of more and more plastic bottles. Evolution is unfolding in shocking ways as life is made to adapt to our aggressive agency. This process is often reflected in unsettling juxtapositions—the geese in the mall parking lot or the polar bear …

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Arye Shapiro, sculpting & painting from life

I draw, paint, and sculpt from life. I draw in pencil and charcoal, paint in oil, and sculpt in clay. Some of my sculptures have been cast in bronze. About the Artist Arye Shapiro has been producing figurative art since 1998. He creates figure sculptures. drawings, and oil paintings primarily from life, as well as …

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Lucia Horakova, where time stands still

My paintings are telling mainly about relationship that shares human to human as well as the human to planet. They represent the story of the Earth and people, their lives at the river shores, originated in a time when the Earth and human didn’t form such separated units yet. Embodied temperament intertwined with aspects of …

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“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” Edgar Degas