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Russian artist Marina Zakharova

Vernissage. Painting by Russian artist Marina Zakharova

Vernissage. Painting by Marina Zakharova, Kostroma, Russia

The work of Russian artist Marina Zakharova depicts a special world of plants and flowers. In fact, she works in a synthetic genre, in which is closely intertwined elements of landscape and still life. Contact of still life with a landscape and interior design – it is the style of the Renaissance. Reality and fantasy become alive in her work. Still Life is illusory-realistic, theatrical and elegant, carefully spelled out, with accurate study of details. Zakharova has the ability to feel and transmit the relationship of objects, their material beauty. The unifying harmony and the overall tone – two important things in painting, successfully solved in the works of the artist. All works of the artist have a lovely and charming detail – a sparrow, butterfly, dragonfly, carefully drawn, detailed and refined.
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3d Button Sculptures by Augusto Esquivel

3d Button Sculptures by Augusto Esquivel

3d Button Sculptures by Augusto Esquivel, American artist

3d Button Sculptures by Augusto Esquivel. American artist Augusto Esquivel lives in Miami. He creates unique three-dimensional sculptures entirely of buttons. For his amazing works he needs thousands of sewing buttons, great patience and talent. And the result – these incredibly beautiful sculptures, and even some iconic faces, for instance, Audrey Hepburn. The creative and talented artist Augusto Esquivel is often obsessed with comparisons of reality and potential and the balance between them, in art: the idea of chaos in perfect order: an object seemingly solid to the eye can also be fragile and inconsistent to the touch; a common object used to create a piece of art becomes transformed into something complicated and intriguing.
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Summer Reading Paintings by Paul Beliveau

Summer Reading Paintings by Paul Beliveau

Work by Canadian artist. Summer Reading Paintings by Paul Beliveau

Summer Reading Paintings by Paul Beliveau
Canadian artist, draftsman and engraver Paul Beliveau was born August 10, 1954, in Quebec City. He studied drawing and lithography from 1977 to 1983 at the Laval University. The talented artist creates amazing realistic paintings, as Paul is an expert in drawing, painting and engraving. His work is based on database of literally thousands of personal and historical photographs. With painstaking accuracy, Beliveau paints culturally significant artifacts such as his own book collection, placing volumes on Friedrich, Futurism, and Van Gogh beside the poetry of Friedrich von Schiller and Beethoven. Beliveau says, “I like to use painted books as a strategy against loss, even though worn books evoke the passage of time and reveal one’s own fineness.”
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Photoart by Bogdan Zvir

Photoart by Bogdan Zvir, St Petersburg, Russia

Renaissance inspired Photoart by Bogdan Zvir, St Petersburg, Russia

Photoart by Bogdan Zvir
It’s difficult to say who Bogdan Zvir is – a photographer or an artist. His works consist of many elements, shades, moods, and, in spite of their exclusion, each of them is very personal. Those who have long forgotten childhood or do not know what a portable way is, perhaps, his works seem simply bizarre and silly, while others will not be able to break away from them, trying to find answers, clues, hidden ideas, and see the details. Born in Yakutia, Bogdan Zvir lived surrounded by nature and the strangeness of the local way of life. According to the artist, the contrasts among which he has lived from a young age could affect the current work. After Yakutia photographer moved to St. Petersburg, where he was able to finally reveal himself as the artist, and to present his world of living metaphors to the public.
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Crimea Scythian gold

Crimea Scythian gold

Unique, ancient and beautiful Crimea Scythian gold

The fate of Crimea Scythian gold – the largest in the history of the Crimea exhibition of archaeological artifacts, from the earliest monuments of V century BC Gothic antiquities to V-VII centuries BC, is decided at the highest political level. The first concerns about the future of artifacts, which cost is estimated at $ 20 billion, expressed Hermitage director Mikhail Piotrovsky. Amsterdam museum refuses to return to Crimea unique masterpieces of Scythian period that are participating in the exhibition “Crimea: gold, and the secrets of the Black Sea”, as Holland did not recognize Crimea a part of Russia. The collection includes archaeological finds, among the exhibits – artifacts of gold, ceremonial helmet and gems – more than a thousand artifacts from four Crimean museums (Bakhchisaraysky, Kerch Museum, Chersonesos National Reserve, and the Central Museum of Tauris) and one from Kiev (Museum of Historical Treasures).
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Classic paintings embroidery masterpieces

Madonna - inspired by Leonardo da Vinci. Classic paintings embroidery

Madonna – inspired by Leonardo da Vinci. Classic paintings embroidery masterpieces

Classic paintings embroidery masterpieces
Madonna – inspired by Leonardo da Vinci beautiful embroidery. According to Chinese Master embroiderer Wang Lee, he worked on it for 8 months. Separated by a thin silk thread into 24 fibers, used about 1900 shades of a rich palette of natural silk thread and managed to achieve an amazing feeling that the picture comes to life before our eyes. Image of a girl on the ancient philosophy of Feng shui, where long hair symbolizes longevity, healthy beauty, symbol of good luck.
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Thai artist Ti Watercolor

Thai artist Ti Watercolor

Painting by Thai artist Ti Watercolor, Thailand

Ti Watercolor is a young and talented watercolor artist from Bangkok, Thailand. His watercolors are extraordinarily beautiful, soft, filled with transparency, color and light. Ti Watercolor likes to draw flowers, city-scape, animals, and everything that surrounds him, makes it very skillfully, carefully selecting all shades and details. “I like the details of everything. I like the colors and shadows, Natural light and life in my country”. Thai artist Ti Watercolor teaches the art of watercolor, also shares the secrets of his skill conducting master classes.
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