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Studio Sundays: From the Art Studio of Audrey Kawasaki


Photo of artist working in her art studio

 

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of artist Audrey Kawasaki. This artist works on wooden panels and let's the beautiful wood grain shows through in her work. Her lines are very delicate, as is her paint application. Her work usually features female figures and erotic undertones. The grain of the wood always seems in perfect harmony…

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Artist Franck De Las Mercedes' Home and Studio Burns Down: Please Send Some Encouragement


Photo of half burned house with text on top stating Sending Peace Love and Hope


Recently we received news that a member of Artist Run Website's community, Franck De Las Mercedes had tragically lost his home and studio in a fire. Franck is known for his expressive, bright paintings and a project called Peace Boxes - a mail-art project that sends peace, love and hope to people all over the world. 


We wanted to help the De Las Mercedes family by letting others know about the incident so that you can offer support…

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Studio Sundays: The Art Studio of Sonny Assu


Artist Sonny Assu in art studio
Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of Canadian artist
Sonny Assu. Sonny works in a variety of media, always taking a unique approach with materials and presentation. I am really smitten with the drums pictured in the image above as I like the restraint of colour palette that results in subtle tonal work that graces the surfaces of these drums. 


Studio Sundays: the Art Studio of Maurice Sendak


Photo of illustrator Maurice Sendak in studio

 

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of the famous illustrator and children's book author, Maurice Sendak.  This acclaimed artist brought such thoughtful themes into his books that they are beloved by people of all ages. He talked about being consoled by the works of Emily Dickinson because she was brave, strong and passionate and I…

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Studio Sundays: the Art Studio of Chris Millar


Chris Millar in artist studio with giant magnifying glass

 

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of Chris Millar who creates elaborate sculptural works that weave narrative threads throughout each piece. I am digging the creative clutter in this photo, the artist seems almost buried in the work in a composition not too different from his own busy compositions ( you can see his work in the…

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Studio Sundays: the Art Studio of Willem de Kooning


Photo of artist mixing painting in art studio
Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of the famous artist Willem de Kooning, a famous abstract expressionist. This photo was taken in 1952. I love the focussed expression on the artist's face as he works through his creative decision-making. Is he choosing colours? Much of the paint seems to end up on the floor and the walls too. This photo…

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Studio Sundays: the Art Studio of Vanessa Maltese


Photo of artist in her studio

 

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of artist Vanessa Maltese whose work moves between painting and installation/sculpture with fluidity, each echoing the other. Full disclosure, I am a huge fan of this artist's work. She plays with flatness, dimensional space and pattern with a unique subdued palette. I just swoon when I see her…

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Studio Sundays: the Art Studio of Mari Andrews


Photo of artist studio with desk and objects hanging on the wall

 

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of the artist Mari Andrews. Her works tread the line of drawing and sculpture in a beautiful way. I think they look so amazing in a group like this showing the shifts in sizes and overall shapes. I bet these would cast the best shadows too! I am jealous of how high the ceilings are in this studio.

 

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Studio Sundays: the Studio of Lori Sokoluk


Photo of artist studio with paintings

 

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of artist Lori Sokoluk from Vancouver, Canada. See more of Lori's painting portfolio here: www.lorisokoluk.com


Photo of artist studio with paintings
All images courtesy of the artist, Lori Sokoluk.


Studio Sundays: the Art Studio of Sir Quentin Blake


Artist sitting by work desk
Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of the famous artist Sir Quentin Blake well-known for his expressive illustrations that gave visual form to many Roald Dahl books such as Matilda, James and the Giant Peach and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Looking at Quentin Blake's drawings always makes me feel light-hearted. This artist brings…

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Studio Sundays: the Studio of Edvard Munch

Black and white photo of Edvard Munch standing next to easel painting

 

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of the famous Norwegian painter and printmaker Edvard Munch. 


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Studio Sundays: the Studio of Helen Frankenthaler

Photo of woman standing in art studio looking at large painting on the floor

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of the famous abstract expressionist artist Helen Frankenthaler.


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Studio Sundays: Monet With Palette in His Studio

Monet With Palette in His Studio


Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of the famous artist Monet, one of the founder's of French impressionist painting.


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Studio Sundays: the Studio of Henri De Toulouse Lautrec

Man painting in art studio

 

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of the famous french artist Henri De Toulouse Lautrec, a well-known artist from the Post-Impressionist period.

 

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Studio Sundays: Amir H. Fallah


Artist in studio with paintings and guest

 

Every Sunday we give you a behind-the-scenes tour into the heart of creativity, the artist's studio. This week we visit the art studio of Amir H. Fallah in Highland Park, LA.

 

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