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    Our Top 10 Takeaways from FIAC 2018

    Paris is famous for many things: love, lights, literature, a metro system that isn’t quite as picturesque as everything sitting on top of it, and – of course – Art. The city’s many museums and galleries act as monuments in their own right, and visitors flock from all over the world to catch a glimpse of Da Vinci’s Mona Lisa,…

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    The Cubism Movement and the Paintings That Defined the Genre

    The Cubism movement emerged during the early-20th-century avant-garde art movement that revolutionized European painting and sculpture. The movement is thought to have begun in Paris (specifically in the neighborhoods of Montmartre, Montparnasse, and Puteaux which were populated by artists) during the 1910s and 1920s. Cubism was chiefly pioneered by artists Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. Other important artists of the…

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    Meet the artist Dan Llywelyn Hall, Painter

    Can you tell us a bit about you and how you found your voice as an artist? I grew up in suburban South Wales. Finding a voice as an artist is not something that I’ve been consciously aware of. I’ve never latched on to a singular style or manner of working and only ever depicted the subject in pursuit oftheidea.…

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    Meet the artist Jane Duke, printmaker

    Short summary about you? I am a British printmaker living in York in the north of England. I’m one of the organisers of the annual York Open Studios event and I also teach printmaking workshops in my studio. What is your art about? A lot of my subject matter comes from the architecture, animals and scenery I see around me…

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    Meet the artist Zoe James – Williams, painter

    Please introduce yourself to us! I am a contemporary figurative artist with a passion for ballet and the theatre. I am privileged to be invited to many ballet performances to capture the dancers. I work mainly with pastel, watercolour and mixed media. I exhibit all over the UK and have my work in collections world wide. I also teach art…

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    Meet the artist Shen Wei, Photographer

    Self-Portrait (New-York), 2010, from the series”I Miss You Already” How did you come to art, or how did art come to you? I grew up surrounded by art. There are a few artists and designers in my family, including my mother who was a costume designer. I studied art throughout my childhood in Shanghai. With the support of my family,…

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    Meet the artist Kathleen Daniel, multimedia artist

    Can you tell us a bit about you? Growing up in a Minneapolis ghetto was belittling yet ironically colorful. I started oil painting and found depicting the strange ordeals of the average soul fulfilling and close to home. I’m an artist, filmmaker and singer-songwriter based in Germany and have lived and worked in New York, San Mateo and Los Angeles.…

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    Meet the artist Sebastian Hoyos, Painter

    Short presentation – who are you? My name is Sebastian Hoyos I’m 33 and like many from a multicultural background. I’m from a Colombian artist family born in the middle of oil scent, music instruments and loud discussion about art, politic and literature. I’m also from Paris raised up in France with constant exposure to concerts, exhibits, museums and other…

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    Meet the artist John Holdway, Painter

    Can you tell us a bit about you? I grew up in the DC area in the 70s and 80s. I was exposed to the many museums such as the Hirshhorn and the National Gallery. I was fascinated by artists such as Jasper Johns de Kooning, Miro, Calder. I also love being outdoors. I spent time hiking and camping in…

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    Meet the artist : Eva Lake

    Eva Lake in a nutshell? I am an American multi-media artist who has worked in collage, painting, print-making, fanzines, performance, writing, film, radio, acting, music and dance. Collage and diary-writing are the things that have always been with me, while other activities come and go. TypeFace: Fortune Bold, 2017 Your artistic singularity: what are the major themes you pursue in…