On the Cover: Untitled (work in progress, detail, reversed)by Steven Assael.
The Interiors & Figurative Work of Ben Fenske: A Critical Look at Raw Talentby Allison Malafronte & Michael GormleyTwo American Artist editors review the work of an up-and-coming artist and offer their opinion on why this young painter is one to watch.
What Is Genuine? Realist Artists Take on “Hard Times”by Naomi EkperiginA recent exhibition united today’s top painters to display work that utilizes the power of realism to not only bring attention to life’s harsh realities but also act as a call to action.
The Eye of the Painter: Steven Assael and the New Realismby Michael GormleySteven Assael’s complex figurative paintings and vibrant working method reveal that concept and technique work hand in hand to further an artist’s vision.
Symbolism & Strength Beneath the Surfaceby Allison MalafronteThrough dramatic design and striking subject matter, Kathleen Gray’s paintings deliver subtle messages of strength, resilience, and hopeful expectancy.
Jean-Léon Gérôme: A Master Realist in a Changing Eraby Calvin GoodmanA recent exhibition in California provided a chance to study the life and work of French painter and sculptor Jean-Léon Gérôme and reassess his contributions to art during an era dominated by Impressionism.
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