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Renaissance painting Yana Movchan

Renaissance painting Yana Movchan

Renaissance painting Yana Movchan

Renaissance painting Yana Movchan. Yana Movchan was born in Kiev, Ukraine in 1971. She graduated from Kiev Academy of Arts in 1995. Her thesis project (triptych entitled “Life on Earth”) won the “Golden Fund”, the highest award of the Ukrainian Academy of Arts. Yana Movchan has created a unique individual style of neorealism. Her beautiful works are contemporary, and yet timeless, mysterious, evocative and dreamlike. Art critics compared Movchan’s work to Velasquez, Colville and Magritte. Renaissance style paintings by Yana Movchan were presented in solo and group exhibitions in Ukraine, Prague, London and Canada, the US, purchased by private art collectors. Currently the beautiful and talented artist Yana Movchan, her husband and their two sons live in Halifax, Canada.

Renaissance painting by Yana Movchan

Renaissance painting Yana Movchan

Along with detailed and delicately painted still lifes of flowers and fruit, you can see birds, angels, and of course, cats. Cats in the paintings of Yana usually placed among the flowers and fruits. This is a favorite pet, and cats are allowed everything: to sit on the table, contemplating birds and butterflies. Cats are noble, thoroughbred and plump, leading contented life. Surrounded by an abundance of natural beauty, they still are in the foreground, pleasing the viewer with beauty and laziness. If the cat is not on the table at home, it is in nature. What’s it doing there alone? Probably dreaming about something great … Because it already has everything. On some pictures cats look like fairy with wings. Maybe it’s former favorites, gone to another world … Each work of the artist – a fairy tale, the story to think out each in your own way. Surprisingly, magical …

Renaissance painting Yana Movchan

Yana Movchan