Aziz Anzabi

“My ultimate goal is to have the viewer feel a sense of familiarity with the work...a sense of having experienced this before. I believe this feeling of arises from both the collective unconscious and a mystical center we all share…”

Loss of Privacy - Oil and peeling paper on canvas 102 x 66 cm

Dr. Aziz Anzabi, originally from Iran and based in London, UK, focuses his art on sculpture and painting with the main themes being myths and rituals. Exploring these aspects and aiming for an unconscious emotional state within the viewer, Anzabi's art takes form in both figurative and abstract styles. “My ultimate goal is to have the viewer feeling a sense of familiarity with the work; a sense of having experienced this before.” He uses new continuity to potential collections of art to bring together a new concept originated from Iran.

Aziz Anzabi's art describes a fantasy that shelters the individual in order to lead him throughout life. With strong surreal influences, he creates a universe proclaiming harmony. Anzabi's work has been displayed and purchased worldwide, in UK, USA, Spain, Italy and Dubai. In addition, his works have appeared on National Stamps. He has written film scripts in the Middle East. Dr. Aziz Anzabi is also an academic, who also has written and produced books on the subjects of art and mathematics, being previously a professor at Tehran University.

Up In Heaven - Oil on canvas 102 x 102 cm
Don’t Judge Her By Her Cover - Oil on canvas 102 x 66 cm
Up In Heaven (detail)
I Was Judged - Oil on canvas 102x66cm

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J.F. Ellman

"Paintings from my Youth, the San Francisco Bay, landscapes from Marin. People from Snapshot Photos, from living in The City, after College."

Blue Daiseys - Oil in large frame 15 x 18 in.

"Painting most of my life, enjoy sharing the beauty of the Bay Area. A successful auction of Swim Team Posters, in 1969, The Art Club in High School, and my Split major between Art and Physics in Linfield College, OR. Transferred to KCAI in 1973, where I enjoyed working in the Studio situation, Painting for days on end! Most of my work I sent back to the Midwest for the Alumni Auctions in the Summer. Currently working Smaller and in my Home, a more intricate and smoother style."

J.F. Ellman is an American painter living in San Francisco, California. His work covers a diverse body of themes.

Moonlight over Angel Island - Acrylic, with modeling paste, and silver water color 34 x 46 in.
Who are these People - Acrylic, stripped in two wood panels 19 x 19 in.
The Yellow Hat - Oil over acrylic ground, stripped in two wood panels 21x 19 in.
Resentment Drawing - pencil on paper, thin black frame

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Juliana Medvedeva

Russian Artist, Juliana Medvedeva was born and lives in Moscow. She graduated in Oil Miniature Painting and Iconography from Carl Faberge Fine Arts college. In 2017 she became the recipient of the Russian presidential grant program “Business in Heels” as a talented artist-miniaturist and jeweller-designer.

Magic Eyes - Drawing with color pencils A4 format

“My grandfather descended from an ancient family of nobility and was a World War II  hero as a Lieutenant General. After the war had ended he became the Minister of Government for Nikita Khrushchev. As a result of my grandfather's achievements, I was able to benefit from a good upbringing and received a very well-rounded education.

I`m graduated from the Fine Arts College named after Carl Faberge and the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics. For having the right of painting oil miniature iconography I`ve received the blessing of Russian Orthodox Church! In 2013, one large St. Petersburg publishing house printed and published notebooks and calendars with my color pencil drawings, some of these notebooks went on sale, and most of them were donated to children from orphanages!

I enjoy being creative in fine art and in oil lacquered miniature art! I like to paint oil lacquered miniatures on semiprecious stone, mother-of-pearl, ceramic, wood, metal, papier-mâché, porcelain or on enamel.

With pleasure, I paint any oil lacquered miniatures to individual private orders on semiprecious stone, mother-of-pearl, ceramic, wood, metal, papier-mâché, porcelain or on enamel. I wish my oil miniature icons and oil lacquered miniature artworks find a home in private collections around the world and are presented in art exhibitions, galleries, and museums.”

Love Blessing - Drawing with color pencils A5 format
Daniel Craig and Eva Green, Casino Royale - Drawing with color pencils A4 format
Snake Princess -Drawing with color pencils A5 format
Lady Abyss - Drawing with color pencils A4 format

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Maria José Alba

“La pintura es la más alta expresión de sentimientos, pensamientos y estados de ánimo”. La pintura es su forma de expresar y mostrar al mundo su interior, tal como es, y se ve reflejado en cada una de sus Obras."

El Torcal, Oil and stone paste on linen 130 x 90 cm

María José Alba was born in Figueres (Girona) on March 12, 1964, closely linked from childhood to the world of art, and from a young age her drawings stood out.  She had formative courses at elementary school and then superior technical studies but she considers herself mostly self-taught. Her colourful works are intense and the colours fill the forms with a great yet soft passionate heat.

Exhibitions:

Since 2009, María José Alba had several national exhibitions: Madrid, Barcelona, Córdoba, A Coruña, Girona. International in New York, Seoul, Busan (South Korea) and has participated in several Contemporary Art competitions in Los Angeles (California) and in New York.

Ebany, Oil on linen with Gesso 92 x 72 cm
Flores a Ella, Oil on linen 120 x 90 cm
Perla Negra, Oil on linen 84 x 68 cm
El Balcón, Oil on linen, 73 x 60 cm

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Francesco Sandrelli

Italian painter, Francesco Sandrelli was born in 1969 and lives in Cortona. His unique abstract and figurative series have a bold painterly quality and exude a freedom to think, feel and create.


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Anca Jitariu

"Art has been a part of my family for the past three generations. My father inspired me and helped nurture a true love for beaux-arts. My desire and goal were to create a harmonious blend of oil on canvas between realistic and abstract elements in portraiture, landscape, still life and abstract work.”

Symphony II - Acrylic on stretched canvas 60 x 200 cm

Anca Elena Jitariu was born and raised in Gura Humorului (Bukovina region), Romania. After an art debut at The Folk Art Museum in Gura Humorului, she continued to study Secular Painting at Ciprian Porumbescu Art College, Suceava. In 2010 Anca completed her studies with an MFA Degree from the Academy of Fine Arts Nicolae Grigorescu, Bucharest. The artist’s portfolio displays various themes, different oil and watercolor techniques in figurative, landscape, and also abstract compositions. Her style is defined by realistic detail with stylized backdrops.

Following experience in secular, Byzantine art and a variety of different painting techniques, Anca's work has been exhibited in over 20 exhibitions all over Romania and also international art projects. In 2016 Anca was invited to exhibit for ‘Alzheimer’s In the Frame’ at Elena Shchukina Gallery in London and attend a fundraising event with the painting Betty S. Robinson (1928 Olympic gold woman) at The Alzheimer’s Show, Olympia Center, UK. Currently, the artist lives and works in Cluj-Napoca (Transylvania region), maintaining a studio open to the public.

"I played with different concepts and techniques in an attempt to define my style. For a while, my desire and goal were to create a harmonious blend, on canvas, wood or wall, between realistic and abstract elements. Defining my unique signature was an insightful and soul-searching process, but it led me to better know my artistic self and gave me the clarity to recognize that my art revolves around classic details, with spontaneous large shapes. Early in my career, I was drawn to the Byzantine painting and this interest soon became an enabler to one of the projects most dear to my heart – painting Byzantine icons and alsecco for a church that quickly became a landmark in the area. This opened the door to countless mural art projects and painting exhibitions all across Romania.”

Symphony V - Acrylic on stretched canvas 60 x 200 cm
Symphony I - Acrylic on stretched canvas 60 x 200 cm
Symphony IV - Acrylic on stretched canvas 60 x 200 cm
Symphony III - Acrylic on stretched canvas 60 x 200 cm

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Francesco L’Artennista

“I like drawing but I'm not a painter, I like writing verses, but I'm not a poet. I love living outdoors and playing tennis. I draw what I see and what I feel, hoping to give emotions. My friends call me Francesco the Artennist.”

Das Relax Von Dame Fraustubbe - Felt-tip pens on cardboard 35 x 25 cm

Born 1950 in Laurenzana, southern Italy,  Francesco became involved in the fields of arts in 2015 after being solicited by friends and relatives who urged him to show his work. He participated in the 2015 ARTE Genova, with his works "sTASI Notturna" and "Without Words (Elevator Distress)" and in April/May 2015 he showed a series of works at Fuori Salone - Falzone Gallery Milan. In March of 2015, he exhibited at EXPOArte 2015 Villa Pallavicini Desio and in April 2015 in ArtPrize MIIT Torino. In September of 2015 he showed his two works “Technological Family" and "Speechless" at Museum Salvador Dalì Berlin. During 2015, Francesco participated was selected in the online competitions AD-Art and 2015 Arte dell'Accademia 2015 Autumn Art Competition. He has been published in notable editions including a monograph, “Il Nudo - From the Origins to Today” by Swing Edition which included two of his works and also the “History of Italian Figurative Art” again by SWING EDIZIONI which recalled the New York Surrealist period of Giorgio de Chirico.

Uccello Alla Finestra Osserva Donna Allo Specchio - Felt-tip pens on cardboard 25 x 35 cm
LeLaL Letture E Libagioni A Letto - Felt-tip pens on cardboard 23 x 31 cm
Aspettando Halloween - Felt-tip pens on cardboard 33 x 48 cm
Rassegnazione...Il Tempo Passa E Il Giorno È Alle Spalle... - Felt-tip pens on cardboard 33 x 48 cm

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Randilee Serra Golden

“The endless dance between light and shadow, and its ability to transform the emotional quality of any space is what inspires me most. This dichotomy compels me to create artwork that aims to be a sacred blend of both personal intention and divine surrender to the whispers of the ever-present muse.”

Ascension

Randilee Serra Golden is both a New York and Los Angeles based artist versed in a multitude of media, including photography, digital arts, ceramics, fine-silver smithing, drawing and painting, and glass work. Classically trained at Alfred University School of Fine Arts in Alfred, NY, she earned both her B.F.A. and M.A. in Art Education. Upon graduating, she relocated to Los Angeles where she taught as the program director at a Magnet Arts school for eight years. She currently owns Souljourn Studios and works as a professional artist and private instructor. Born with Romani Gypsy heritage, she finds her inspiration from a deep connection to the natural world and her awareness of the spiritual layers woven within it. Her goal within her artwork is to share this way of seeing with others and create Art that seeks to reveal the infinite, magical layers of reality that exist when we truly feel where we are and are present in the moment. With every work, she invites you to walk the Golden Spiral of your own Souljourn; a journey of your soul.

Bridge to Apollo
Keeper of the Morning Glories
Afterglow
Beautiful Music Together

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Shivani Sarjan

"Art is a language, one that everyone uses, some daily. I, as an artist, use it to communicate and explore. Both my own ideas and those of others. I believe that people don't need to consciously understand every piece of art but subconsciously form a strong connection to it."

Turmoil III - Acrylic on canvas 100 x 100 cm

"Art is a language. One that everyone uses, some daily. I, as an artist, use it to communicate and explore; both my own ideas and those of others. I believe that people don't need to consciously understand every piece of art but subconsciously form a strong connection to it. I have always used art to communicate; subconsciously until recently. You’re taught specific skills in painting or drawing, but it’s not usually about expressing yourself through them. I don’t expect my audience to experience my art as I do; I’d rather each individual person has their own unique interpretation of my work. My work is usually very abstract, this interpretation is not necessarily figurative but usually, an emotion or experience that the painting brings to mind — therefore forming a connection. In my opinion, that is a much deeper appreciation than trying to find an object in the painting. This ‘emotion art’ connects my work but I don’t use a specific technique or even a sub-movement of art. Although my work largely falls under contemporary (abstract) art, I experiment with styles, usually creating a body of work with each. Most people then connect to aspects of my work — then subconsciously understanding it."

From India, contemporary artist Shivani Sarjan was born in 1998 and today lives in Glasgow, Scotland. Visit her website to discover more of her remarkable and emotive abstract canvases.

Aura - Acrylic on canvas 100 x 100 cm
Turmoil I - Acrylic on canvas 100 x 100 cm
Gestures - Acrylic on Canvas 60 x 60 cm
Turmoil II - Acrylic on canvas 100 x 100 cm

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Susan Willemse

"I paint Australian birds that my husband and I photograph, using acrylic and airbrush on canvas. I aim to show their delightful personalities, for it is through knowing Australian birds that I have experienced my most rewarding moments in life and it is this that I wish to share."

Cockatiels - Acrylic 76 x 38 x 3.5 cm

"I have been involved with art my whole life, first in school where I received the final art prize, when I learned to airbrush self- taught whilst in Medical school, in my work involving the art and science of cytology or cell study under the microscope, to my present full-time occupation involving fine art, photography, website design and social media marketing."

Australian Artist, Susan Willemse was born in Rhodesia and today lives in Canberra. She holds a National Diploma in Medical Technology (Cytotechnology) Cape Technikon (1986-1988), International Academy of Cytology CT(IAC) (1992-2019) and CMIAC (2004) Australian Institute of Medical Scientists (2004) Australian Society of Cytology CT(ASC) With Distinction (2011).

Brown Falcon - Acrylic 61 x 45 x 3.5 cm
Peacock - Acrylic 61 x 61 x 3.5 cm
Hope Rainbow Lorikeet - Acrylic 46 x 36 x 1.5 cm
Crested Pigeon - Acrylic 36 x 35.5 x 3.5 cm

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