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Artist in the Spotlight – Frances Bildner

The thematic concept of my work is concerned with life in all it’s myriad forms. I am influenced by the German Expressionists and the Abstract Expressionists. I place emphasis on the emotive aspect of the work and,like them, my work is both emotional and immediate. I paint from my imagination. When I was thirteen years […]

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An interview with artist Agnes Parcesepe “Agili”

Here’s our interview with artist Agnes Parcesepe “Agili” from Melbourne Australia… Please describe your artwork style Unusual , because I have few. What’s your background? Hungarian , raised in Serbia and then Australia. How long have you been an artist? 14 years. Who or what are your biggest influences? The Nature that surrounds us, like […]

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An Interview with Artist Helen Kagan

Please describe your artwork style A holistic therapist and artist I developed my unique technique and style “Healing Arts” integrating Fine Art, Expressive Arts, and the Art of Healing. Ibelieve art heals. I believe in the inter-connectedness of mind, body and spirit.I believe that art as a powerful form of self-expression is a vehicle for […]

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Artist in The Spotlight: Michael Atkin

Michael is an artist from Scarborough, North Yorkshire. Please describe your artwork style  Narrative, figurative, landscapes. What’s your background? Art college trained from 16 – 23 yrs old. Middlesbrough Art College, Maidstone Art College, Liverpool Polytechnic, Des Beaux Arts, Paris How long have you been an artist? Since the age of 16. Who or what are […]

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Interview with Artist Paul Swan

Here’s our interview with Paul Swan who is from Ramsbury, near Marlborough, Wiltshire… Please describe your artwork style I am a designer maker working in wood. What’s your background? After a varied career in business, I am now a full time designer maker. How long have you been an artist? Around 25 years overall. What […]

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Disability in the Creative Sector

One in five people in the UK have a disability, which is a total 13.3 million people according to leading disability charity, Scope. Yet, somehow, there’s still the ever-present argument that it’s treated as a ‘niche’ market in many workplaces and heavily under-represented in the media. The creative sector in particular has made great strides […]

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Artist in the Spotlight: Richard Heley

Artist Richard Heley talks to us about his life and work. Please describe your artwork style Surreal, linear, falling out of me like desires riding a tidal wave of  joyous colour. Philosophical dreaming. What’s your background? Born in Totternhoe, Bedfordshire where fathers family traces back hundreds of years in that village. Grew up in Australia […]

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Artist Interview with Nadja Gabriela Plein

Artist Nadja Gabriela Plein, from London, took time to talk to us about her life and work. Please describe your artwork style Painterly, abstract, expressive, playful, improvisatory, musical, rhythmic, tactile, material-focussed. What’s your background? I trained as a composer first, gaining a doctorate in music composition at the Royal College of Music in London. How […]

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An Interview with Artist Agneta E Hildén

Agneta E Hildén, from Sweden, talks to us about her life and works. Please describe your artwork style Its an kind of contemporary art that is expressive Its a colourful palette. It has its origin in outsider art. What’s your background? I was born in Gavle, but the family moved soon to Stockholm the Capital. […]

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Interview with Artist Dominique Baduel

Dominique Baduel from Exton Oakham Rutland UK, took time to to talk to us about his art. Here is our interview:  Please describe your artwork style My work is digital. I am blending pictures on my computer using double exposure techniques, my main subjects are portraits of women which I fuse within various landscapes. I […]

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Artist in the Spotlight: Lyn Diefenbach

Lyn Diefenbach is from Yeppoon, Queensland, Australia. Please describe your artwork style I describe myself as a painter of reality in both oils and pastel. I paint what I see but not in a photo realistic way. By focusing on the technical areas of line, value, colour and edge I build the illusion of the […]

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An Interview with Artist Stan Ragets

We talked to Stan Ragets, from Toronto, USA, about his life and works. Please describe your artwork style I do a variety of artwork, from website and graphic design, drawing and illustration and more. However, my primary style and the type I enjoy most is abstract fractal artwork. Creating artwork that is geometric, ethereal, and […]

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Interview with Artist Tim Kelly/Similar Alien

Here’s our interview with artist Tim Kelly/Similar Alien from Brooklyn, New York City Please describe your artwork style I create paintings and drawings as part of an original art series called Similar Alien: about life, love history and popular culture.  If we were all the same, this planet would be boring. My art tells a story. […]

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Interview with Artist Penny G

Here’s our recent interview with artist Penny G, from New Milton… Please describe your artwork style:             Realist and Fantasy. What’s your background?                            Self Taught. How long have you been an artist?             All my life! Who or what are your biggest influences? Historical Artists:   Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, Salvador Dali, Maxfield Parrish Present day Artists:   Brigid Marlin, Alex Grey, Pip McGarry, […]

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An Insight into Artist Ingemar Härdelin

Artist Ingemar Härdelin, took time out to talk to us about her work, background and inspirations. My artwork style since 2015 has been pure abstract and expressionistic. I work in my own studio in my home. I was born in a priest family where culture was important and preferential. I and my four brothers and sisters […]

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Artist in the Spotlight – Bridget Macklin

Artist Bridget Macklin lives in St Mawes, Cornwall, UK. Please describe your artwork style Geology is at the core of my ceramics. I work with porcelain, mixing other materials – which I collect as I travel around the countryside – into my vessels and then scraping back to reveal fantastic and colourful strata. The interior of […]

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Interview with Artist Jennie McCall

We recently had the pleasure of speaking to artist Jennie McCall from the East Midlands, UK. Here is our interview…. Please describe your artwork style I am a symbolist and figurative artist. What’s your background? I was born in an RAF zone in Germany on Boxing Day 1957. At ten months old my father died. […]

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Interview with Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

We are delighted to share our recent interview with artist Sandra Duran Wilson, from Santa Fe, NM US. Please describe your artwork style My work is influenced by science and synesthesia. When I listen to music I see colours and numbers have sounds. I paint in vibrant colours and my style of painting is influenced by the […]

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An Interview with Artist Lyn Diefenbach

We had the pleasure of interviewing Artist Lyn Diefenbach, who is based in Yeppoon, Queensland, Australia. Please describe your artwork style I describe myself as a painter of reality in both oils and pastel. I paint what I see but not in a photo realistic way. By focusing on the technical areas of line, value, colour […]

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An Interview with Artist, PB

Here’s our interview with Patrick Bergès, known as PB, who is from Origné, Pays de la Loire, France.    Please describe your artwork style I give life to a naive and colorful world. Wide colored tint areas painted with raw acrylic paint are juxtaposing; shadows and volumes are suggested thanks to a black line in the […]

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An Interview with Artist Monika Cilmi

Here’s our interview with artist Monika Cilmi, who is from Ipswich in the UK. Please describe your artwork style My style is calligraphic and linear with an approach that relates to nature and gesture. What’s your background? My background is in Abstract art and illustration from my BA in visual arts and Asian art/Zen brushwork […]

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Interview with Artist Terri Jones

Terri Jones is located in Cwmbran, South Wales, UK. Here’s our interview:   Hi Terri, thanks for talking to us today. Can you please describe your artwork style?   My style is unique, a mix of bright, modern mixed media techniques and traditional fine art.  My pieces always begin with a torn paper collage background, most […]

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Artist in the Spotlight – Michael Gorman

In a career spanning five decades, Michael Gorman has work in several international collections (Prince Meurat Collection, Paris; Heineken Collection, Netherlands; Nuremburg Museum, Germany; Royal Albert Museum, Exeter; Leicester City Museum) and has exhibited widely (John Moores, Liverpool; The Serpentine Gallery, London; Ikon Gallery, Birmingham; Grand Palais, Paris; Katzen Gallery, New York). A key figure in the burgeoning Photorealist movement of the […]

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The Important Aspects Behind the Delivery of Artwork

Creating artwork is both a laborious and soul-awakening process. However, when an artist has completed their work, there is still one more thing to be done: shipping. The safe transportation of artwork can be a stressful process. If you have not shipped your art before, it can be hard to know where to begin. As […]

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