portrait painting

Portrait painting, portraiture, people in paint, faces, characters in painting

Storytellers Figurative Clay Exhibition

“Storytellers”, 10 sculptors working in clay Clayton Galleries, Tampa, FL, March 29-April 30, 2011 Cheryl Tall Gerit Grimm Cynthia Siegel Angel Dicosolo Magda Gluszek Misty Gamble Priscilla Hollingsworth Maria De Castro Ceil Sturdevant Nuala Creed Cheryl Tall, “The Phoenician Couple”. 2011, 48x22x27″, ceramic Exhibition Dates: March 29-April 30, 2011 Opening Reception: Friday, April 1, 7pm …

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How Alice Neel revived portraiture

By Douglas Britt Alice Neel – a portrait painter during an era when portraiture was considered obsolete – was heading into old age by the time she began to enjoy some recognition in the 1960s, and her reputation has grown steadily ever since. Marlene Dumas, a figurative painter whose career has benefited from Neel’s trailblazing, …

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