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Building Your Online Portfolio

Building your online portfolio by Thomas Boldt Self-promotion is probably one of the most important tasks for any type of artist, but it's not always as easy as we'd like. It's an old story: a fantastic artist has an impressive body of work, but somehow manages to remain completely undiscovered simply due to not being temperamentally suited to show off their own work. Some artists are great at…
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Valley of the Moon

The Powerful Message Behind Remedios Varo’s Surrealist Art

Read what Ana Brdar has to say about The Powerful Message Behind Remedios Varo’s Surrealist Art. The Mexican-Spanish painter Remedios Varo is arguably one of the most intriguing figures in the Surrealist art movement of the 20th century. Born in the small Spanish town of Angles, Varo went on to study art at San Fernando Fine Arts Academy, where she was first introduced to Surrealist…
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The Importance of an Up-to-Date Portfolio

Thomas Boldt writes about the importance of an up-to-date portfolio. If you're like most creative people, you probably hate dealing with paperwork and administrative tasks. You got interested in art because it's your passion, because it's your reason for getting up in the morning, not because you have to do a bunch of management tasks to keep things running smoothly. Unfortunately for all of us,…
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Top 10 Most Famous Paintings

The Top 10 Most Famous Paintings was quite a difficult list to put together given that there are several paintings not listed here that are equally famous, more expensive and extremely well known. I've tried to choose the ones that are possibly the most recognizable to the broadest strata of a global society and have echoed through generations, transcending time and becoming firmly embedded in…
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City in Celebration

Top 10 Viewed Artists

Soon we will be saying good-bye to 2014 and ringing in the new year. We thought it a good time to share our Top 10 viewed artists for this year with you. Hope you enjoy the Kobo list, we've added our selection from their paintings but please do visit our website for more work by these and our other fabulous artists. *The cover photo is City in Celebration by Manisha Andrade Wishing you all…
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