Figurative Artist Blog

Javier Marin sculpture vandalized in Vancouver

May 8, 2010

Sadly, a Javier Marin sculpture in Vancouver has been senselessly vandalized recently. Shame on those thimblebrains! The artwork was the Cabeza Vainilla, Cordoba and Chiapas by Mexican figurative artist Javier Marin. Three large stylized human heads made of tough polyresin in various juxtapositions made up the installation, located under the Canada Line just north of …

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Kseniya Simonova wins "Ukraine’s Got Talent" with sand table performance art

May 4, 2010

Kseniya Simonova, a young Ukrainian artist tells an entire story by pushing around sand on a table. She uses nothing but sand and her hands to create these images. She won the September 2009 “Ukraine’s Got Talent” competition. She uses a giant light box, dramatic music, imagination and just her fingers. Kseniya Simonova May 4, …

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Francis Bacon

Francis Bacon

March 21, 2010

The estate of Francis Bacon has sent an image for the site- very exciting!! Mar 21, 2010

Lucia Horakova, wet paintings straight off the easel

March 10, 2010

These pieces complete my first collection GOLDEN AGE, inspired by composition of Woodkid. Two paintings from collection GOLDEN AGE – “La ultima noche” and “Calcite wall” enclose this collection. They tell about child’s naturalness, enjoyment, freedom, taking in one moment simple step, that will make them happy. These simple things die away when child is …

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