Meet Montreal-based painter Marina Dieul. Born in France and having studied art there at L’École des Beaux-Arts and Studio Escalier, she has been inspired by an unlikely source-invading household pests. Read more about her animal series as well as her award-winning portraits that feature the human species.
Capturing the essence of things
The eyes are the prize
Meet landscape artist Travis Walker who calls Jackson, WY, home. The scenic town nestled in the shadow of the Grand Tetons inspires him on a daily basis. He has a passion for painting on location and a mission to capture a sense of place that is unique to Jackson.
Contemporary eye on the still life
Capturing faces with character
Meet Tennessee-based artist Camille Engel who will be showing her award winning paintings at the Birds in Art show at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum in Wausau, WI.
Finding beauty in the figure
A Rocky Mountain passion
As a youngster growing up in Tennessee, Jason Sacran drew countless action figures; by the time he got to Tennessee Technological University to study art, his figure-drawing teacher said he knew anatomy well enough to teach the class. While figurative works will always interest him—he won a top award in 2011 from the Portrait Society of America—it is the landscape that urgently calls to him these days.