Artists

Harry Holland, Stuart Luke Gatherer, Iain Faulkner, Iam Cumberland

This summer, Eleanor Ettinger Gallery in New York City showcased the work of a half dozen British figurative painters, demonstrating once again that the contemporary realism revival is an international phenomenon. The Russian painters Olga Antonova and Ilya Zomb, Italian photorealists such as...

Sandra Mendelson Rubin

Sandra Mendelsohn Rubin’s spring exhibition, “Above and Beyond,” at L.A. Louver inVenice,California, seemed steeped in serene pantheism. Her cloud studies and landscapes of rolling hills are easy to place in the tradition of Romantics such as Corot and Constable. Yet her paintings also grow out of a specific American sensibility....

Peterson Collection

Collectors play an important role in the art world, most creatively at times when tastes are changing and living artists benefit from their support. “Persistence of Vision: The Peterson Collection of Contemporary Realist Art,” recently on view at the New York Academy of...

Jacob Collins

One of the highlights of the New York City gallery season was the early summer exhibition of new work byJacob Collinsat Adelson Galleries (May 11–July 28, 2011). A superb painter and draftsman, he has served as a mentor to a generation of talented artists in the contemporary realist movement—first at his Water Street Atelier and now...

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