Wednesday, 30 May 2012

WANTED! More graduating artists!


  1. It's graduation time and we are looking for some of that new talent to join us. We have a publication going out to our buyers in July which will include newly graduated artists. Remember its FREE to join and so is the publicity we provide for you. Here is a piece by a graduate of last year - Anna Victoria Ingram ....she is rapidly making a name for herself and has gone down well with buyers in London. Have a look at www.artgrad.net to see how to load your work onto our site!

Make Your Creativity Pay by Pete Mosley


We've known Pete for years! His new book Make Your Creativity Pay is for "everyone that has a head full of ideas and the notion that earning a living from their own creative endeavour would be the best thing ever."
Pete is Business Editor for craft&design magazine. He works as coach and mentor to a wide range of creative and talented people. Go to for more details http://bit.ly/K8JKYN

Tuesday, 29 May 2012

The Artist's Guide: How to Make a Living Doing What You Love by Jackie Battenfield – is one of our favourite books


It’s ideal for those of you who are just graduating or in the thick of your artistic careers this will give you an amazing amount of help!

Jackie Battenfield expands on her highly successful classes and workshops to provide a comprehensive guide for both emerging and mid-career artists. For further details go to http://bit.ly/K8JKYN


Monday, 28 May 2012

Isabelle Schmitt – joins ArtGrad Today!


Isabelle's current work is principally about the night, architecture and heritage, in search of peculiar perspectives, ephemeral and special light. See more of her work on www.artgrad.net/artist/isabelleschmitt 

Saturday, 26 May 2012

Craig Cynowa – another new artist joins ArtGrad


New to ArtGrad today is native of Chicago, Craig Cynowa who has been a Fine Artist his entire life. See more of his amazing work at www.artgrad.net/artist/craigcynowa


Saleem Ghori - New to ArtGrad


New to ArtGrad today is Saleem Ghori who graduated in fine art. He’s had exhibitions of his oil paintings in 1966 and 1972. He is currently presently working in Mississauga, Canada.
His compositions are abstract inspired by Arabic calligraphy. See more of his work at www.artgrad.net/artist/saleemghori

Thursday, 24 May 2012

Deborah Esses new to ArtGrad today!


Latin American Contemporary Artist Deborah Esses has just joined us see her gorgeous work on www.artgrad.net/artist/deborahesses

Wednesday, 23 May 2012

Denny Reed Just Joined ArtGrad


The art of Denny Reed focuses on the emotional and spiritual life of women. She is an emerging artist in South Florida with an international following. She paints in acrylic and occasionally in mixed media. See more of her work at www.artgrad.net/artist/dennyreed

British Painter Luke Teague – New to ArtGrad today


Luke is an up and coming British artist who loves to paint.

He is obsessed with the physicality of paint and its relationship with the surface of the canvas.

See more of his work at www.artgrad.net/artist/luketeague

Monday, 21 May 2012

New to ArtGrad Today

Just set up her gallery on ArtGrad is Wendy Pietsch see more of her work at www.artgrad.net/artist/wendypietsch

Sunday, 20 May 2012

Danuta Rogula New to ArtGrad Today


Danuta Rogula was born in Poland in 1958. She graduated with a Master's Degree in Interior Design and Industrial Project in 1983 from the Academy of Fine Arts in Wroclaw. With the birth of her two children, Danuta re-discovered painting. Danuta is a member of the Federation of Canadian Artists. In 2009 Danuta established her own gallery in Britannia Beach, The Old Customs House Gallery. Danuta has given the gallery, almost 100 years old now, an astounding restoration including a new roof. "Residing in Britannia Beach gives me ample access to the most inspirational landscape settings”. See more of her work on www.artgrad.net/artist/danutarogula

Adel Sabet – Our first Egyptian Artist to join ArtGrad


Adel Sabet is an Egyptian artist and owner for Shadicor art gallery, Heliopolis, Cairo.

As an Egyptian popular artist he love old villages, lakes and interprating popular music by drawing his vision on them using acrylics. See more of his work at www.artgrad.net/artist/adelsabet

Saturday, 19 May 2012

Bali Sangha-Jenkins – If you do One thing Today – Check Out this Work!


Bali Sangha-Jenkins(Baliartbali) Was Interviewed recently by BBC Radio Leicester on her life as an artist. She is currently exhibiting at the New Walk Museum; Leicester showcasing 14 high end contemporary original art pieces all for sale .Bali will also be showcasing her work at the Casa Batll√≥ Gaud√≠ museum in Barcelona in July. She is currently selling her work to private and corporate client in UK & internationally, donating 10% of her art sales to Rainbows, NSPCC and Great Ormond Street. Bali always makes the statement: “Celebrate Art with Colour” and that’s what her paintings display, vibrant, happy abstract, nude and contemporary pieces.

Yelena Lewis – Artists with Russian Roots – New to ArtGrad


Yelena Lewis is an artist with Russian roots. She now live in a small French village outside of Swiss Geneva where she has a studio. She prefers working in oils but will work in any medium and on any support. See more on www.artgrad.net/artist/yelenalewis  

Dusan Jovanovic - New to Artgrad this week


See his work at www.artgrad.net/artist/dusanjovanovic

 

Dusan Jovanovic attended the Academy of Fine Arts in Belgrade - his post-graduate specialism was in Portraits

He has participated in more than three hundred exhibitions world wide and has won numerous awards for his work

 

Friday, 18 May 2012

Lulu Claire Richez – Digital Artist new to ArtGrad


Lulu exhibits a selection of her paintings see more at www.artgrad.net/artist/luluclairerichez

African Artist Joins ArtGrad


Ini Brown, is an African Artist and probably the best Water Colorist in Nigeria. Internationally,his paintings have been exhibited in England, USA, Greece, Sweden and South Africa. He has won several awards for his excellent works. See his work at www.artgrad.net/artist/inibrown

Thursday, 17 May 2012

New to ArtGrad Joachim Wilbers


He is a visual artist, writer, internet & multimedia developer-consultant since 1980 when he had his first solo-exhibition. From a classical background his focus today is more on digital art. See his virtual gallery at www.artgrad.net/artist/joachimwilbers

VV Swamy – New to ArtGrad


Shri Swamy has over 2,500 paintings in water, oil and acrylic colours in traditional and modern styles on paper and canvas to his credit. He has held 21 solo exhibitions on the themes of Village, Rocks, Nature & Environment, Electrical Power, Nehru and his Vision, Hyderabad 400 years, Bull fight , 50 Years of Indian Independence and Ganesha besides general themes in various parts of the country and also participated in a number of group shows. His works are in collections of various dignitaries in New Delhi, USA, USSR, West Germany and the UK.

See his virtual gallery on www.artgrad.net/artist/vvswamy

Tuesday, 15 May 2012

Digital Artists new to ArtGrad


New to the ArtGrad virtual gallery this week is the talented Renata Janiszewska an eclectic, active visual artist, photographer, printmaker, who recently went digital to do her drawing and painting on iPad