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ARTISTS WE LOVE: Odilon Redon

WHO: Odilon Redon WHAT: Painter WHERE: France WHEN: 22 April 1840 – 6 July 1916 Odilon Redon, born Bertrand Redon to a prosperous family in Bordeaux, France, was a painter and pastellist well-known for his dark and fantastical works of art. He was part of the Symbolist movement which was related to the gothic component of Romanticism and Impressionism. In 1884 he shot to fame when Joris-Karl Huysmans published his cult novel Á rebours which featured a decadent aristocrat...

Featured Artist: Judi Bagnato

Meet Judi Bagnato from Scottsdale, Arizona: creator of cool & calming contemporary mixed-media artwork and Artcast's newest Featured Artist! Judi's gallery is now available on the app and is comprised of stunning pieces that evoke her awareness and appreciation for the present moment, the everyday miracles of nature, and a sense of quiet beauty with love, light and joy. If you're looking for some serenity in your space, we highly recommend giving her gallery a...

ARTISTS WE LOVE: Henry Ossawa Tanner

WHO: Henry Ossawa Tanner WHAT: Painter WHERE: Pennsylvania, United States WHEN: 21 June 1859 – 25 May 1937 As the first African-American painter to be recognized for his work internationally, Henry Ossawa Tanner has been called "the greatest African American painter to date" and is most well-known for his biblical works and depictions of everyday lives of African Americans. The son of a minister and former slave who escaped to freedom via the Underground Railroad, Tanner's passion for art started...

ARTISTS WE LOVE: Edward Hopper

WHO: Edward Hopper WHAT: Painter/Printmaker WHERE: New York WHEN: July 22, 1882 – May 15, 1967 FAMOUS FOR: Nighthawks (1942), focusing on the interactions between people and their environments, Automat (1927), Office in a Small City (1953), and not being very fond of talking about his art (“The whole answer is there on the canvas”). Edward thrived more than other artists during the Great Depression, selling works to the Whitney Museum of American Art (where he later bequeathed his and his wife’s art collection) and the Metropolitan...

Featured Artist: Martijn Hage

We would like to welcome Martijn Hage as Artcast's newest Featured Artist! Hailing from Rotterdam, The Netherlands, we are absolutely mesmerized by his digital art and think you will enjoy his futuristic, nature-inspired works. Using the computer screen as his canvas, he creates intricate shapes and patterns reminiscent of earthly elements, yet not of this world.     Here are a few words from Hage describing his process as an artist: "In my quest for the origin of life...

ARTISTS WE LOVE: Henri Matisse

WHO: Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse WHAT: Painter (also, printmaker, sculptor, draughtsman) WHERE: Paris, France WHEN: 31 December 1869 – 3 November 1954 Matisse is famous for revolutionizing the way that artists approach painting and sculpture. Some of his most famous works, such as Woman with a hat (1905), La Danse (1909), and Red Room (Harmony in Red) (1908), illustrate the way that his art broke preexisting bounds and challenged artists to push further than ever before. Together with other Fauvists, Matisse expressed emotion with wild, often dissonant colours, without...

Featured Artist: Casey Parlette

Hailing from sunny Southern California, our newest Featured Artist brings us back to nature through his gorgeous sculptures of wildlife made from unique pieces of wood, metal and stone. We are thrilled to be able to bring to your TV screens works of art by sculptor Casey Parlette (@caseyparlettesculpture) of various wildlife, particularly inspired by the ocean as a means to bring awareness to some of its most magnificent creatures.   [caption id="attachment_7866" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Casey Parlette working...

Featured Artist: Ecem Dilan Köse

We are delighted to introduce to you Artcast’s newest Featured Artist, Ecem Dilan Köse! From digital and computer generated installation art to sculpture and fine art prints,  Köse is an interdisciplinary artist from Istanbul, Turkey who seeks to show similarities in the world by combining issues and concepts related to life and her own existence with various production methods. Her work has been shown internationally at various contemporary art fairs and Sónar Festival in Istanbul. Köse's...

ARTISTS WE LOVE: Rachel Ruysch

WHO: Rachel Ruysch WHAT: Painter WHERE: Northern Netherlands WHEN: 3 June 1664 – 12 August 1750 Rachel Ruysch is best known for her moody and dramatic still life paintings. The daughter of a celebrated anatomist, botanist, and collector (who was also the head of Amsterdam's botanical garden!), Ruysch was an expert of flowers and insects and her paintings of overflowing bouquets often depict a variety of blooms in amazing accuracy and detail. Ruysch is remembered today as one of the very few...

ARTISTS WE LOVE: Horace Pippin

WHO: Horace Pippin WHAT: Painter WHERE: Pennsylvania, USA WHEN: 22 February 1888 – 6 July 1946 Horace Pippin is best known for his striking oil paintings, which depicted the American landscapes around him and scenes from his heritage. At a young age and throughout his World War I service in the famous Harlem Hellfighters 369th infantry, Horace drew the scenes around him. As a form of rehabilitation after being shot in the shoulder, Horace continued creating art and eventually moved to oil paintings. His paintings find a unique place of maturity...