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Eric Wert

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I sometimes think of my work as passive-aggressive still lives: intended to be both sweet and destructive at the same time. They have the components of a traditional still life but the subjects are often smashed or upended. This can … Continue reading

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Johannes Vogl

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“It seems that art, for Johannes Vogl, is a miraculous means to deal with a surrounding reality in a constant exceptional state of a raised intensity where senses are sharpened and perception becomes activated. As a careful observer of the … Continue reading

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Lily van Bienen

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Lily van Bienen, born in Russia, graduated cum laude from Moscow Linguistic University, started painting in 2009 after a successful career in television, lives in France. She is a student of Frank Janca and Gary Jenkins, admires old masters Jan … Continue reading

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Aslı Vural

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Aslı Vural’s works depict the modern life as it is reflected in the chaos of the city. Streets, avenues, highways, houses, apartment buildings, residences, office buildings, malls, cars, traffic, underground… The city from all angles and the person imprisoned in … Continue reading

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Ursula von Rydingsvard

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Ursula von Rydingsvard was born in Deensen, Germany, in 1942. She received a BA and an MA from the University of Miami, Coral Gables (1965), an MFA from Columbia University (1975), and an honorary doctorate from the Maryland Institute College … Continue reading

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Adriana Varejão

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One of Brazil’s leading contemporary artists, Adriana Varejão’s (b. 1964, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) diverse practice encompasses painting, sculpture, installation and photography, through which she mines the cultural histories of colonial Brazil in conjunction with the histories of painting. Varejão … Continue reading

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Melanie Vote

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  I replicate objects from my childhood in plaster. Rendering the forms more universal rather than individual icons. These objects become marquettes for paintings: inserting them into landscapes both real and imagined. In paintings incorporating the cast or sculpted elements … Continue reading

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Ivar Veermäe

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Ivar Veermäe was born in Tallinn, Estonia, in 1982 and currently lives and works in both Tallinn and Berlin, Germany. He received a BA in photography from the Estonian Academy of Arts in 2009 and continues his MA studies at … Continue reading

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Vitaliy & Elena Vasilieva

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It is commonly believed that the primary function of dreams is to psychologically balance and compensate for matters left unsettled during our waking hours. In the dream world, the censors of our mind dissipate and the material in our heads … Continue reading

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Ioanna Voskou

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I create my feelings, my thoughts, my life experiences’ and I am trying to pass them over to the viewers or even create some new ones depending on each ones experiences and feelings. www.ioannavoskou.com

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Benjamin Vasserman

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I am an Estonian graphic artist who lives and worked  in Tallinn. I worked earlier in intaglio technique, for health reasons, I went over to digital print. My works are symbolic, in which I try to show the relationships and … Continue reading

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