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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Brian Slawson

Artist Brian Slawson creates engaging contemporary realist paintings that provoke a sense of nostalgia. His impressive urban and landscape paintings capture the essence of a time and place. Each painting offers a tantalizing sense of mystery, mood and visual storytelling. [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Richard Christian Nelson

Artist Richard Christian Nelson notes that he is endlessly fascinated by people. His fantastic portrait paintings are the end result of this dedicated sense of fascination. He considers it a privilege and challenge to capture the essence of the sitter on canvas. Richard's direction is strengthened by his embrace of painterly realism. [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Laura den Hertog

Artist Laura den Hertog strives to explore the limitless capacity of the quiet hero. She peels back the layers of social expectations in order to reveal the quiet hero living beneath the surface of every woman. Her work is a celebration of the strength of womanhood. The fortitude of individualism shines throughout her body of work. In a sense, Laura creates art that is more than a pretty face. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Benjamin Wu, W.F. James, Dan Bodelson

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Benjamin Wu, W.F. James, Dan Bodelson [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Scott Harding

Artist Scott Harding is fascinated by the effect of light on the world around us. He marvels over the fact that a moment in time -- captured by color and composition -- can strike an emotional chord within the viewer. Harding seizes the challenge of capturing his view of the world on canvas. Each painting serves as a timeless reminder of his passion for life. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Michelle Kondos, Charlene Brown, Scott Harding

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Michelle Kondos, Charlene Brown, Scott Harding [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Kim Newell, Casey McLain, Karen Bloomfield

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Kim Newell, Casey McLain, Karen Bloomfield [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Holly Bedrosian, Tai Meng Lim, Shinhuey Ho

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Holly Bedrosian, Tai Meng Lim, Shinhuey Ho [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Gary Kim

Artist Gary Kim's work runs the gamut starting with an evocative series of paintings that depict the essence of how mysterious art can be. Gary's landscape paintings are bright, joyous and full of passion. His figurative pieces tell a story that takes us into the depths of each individual. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Michelle Kaplan, Warren Chang, Ni Zhu

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Michelle Kaplan, Warren Chang, Ni Zhu [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Bryan Trent Fair, Bart Cornelis, Frank Ordaz

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Bryan Trent, Bart Cornelis, Frank Ordaz [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Cecilia Aisin-Gioro

Artist Cecilia Aisin-Gioro firmly believes the art of painting can communicate in a way that is not possible with words. Cecilia's highly detailed paintings express a wide range of emotions. Her oil paintings often convey a strong sense of loss -- yet each painting shines with the pride of tradition. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Cecilia Aisin-Gioro, Fred Whitson, Deirdre Shibano

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Cecilia Aisin-Gioro, Fred Whitson, Deirdre Shibano [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Ann Kraft Walker

Artist Ann Kraft Walker is known for creating exquisite still life and portrait paintings. Ann is highly skilled at developing a sense of rustic charm in her still life paintings. Her portrait paintings capture the strength and raw determination of the individual. Ann's work explores the deeper meanings of simple, everyday moments. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Ann Kraft Walker, Jose Pardo, Debra Keirce

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Ann Kraft Walker, Jose Pardo, Debra Keirce [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Shana Levenson

Artist Shana Levenson is highly skilled at capturing a range of emotions in her visually striking portrait paintings. The power of the individual shines throughout her impressive work. Informed Collector offered the following statement about her paintings: "Engaging figurative works - Levenson is very good at making a strong emotional connection between subject matter and the viewer." [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Zac Elletson, Dean Buhler, Echo Baker

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Zac Elletson, Dean Buhler, Echo Baker [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Steve Bourgeois, Ardith Starostka, Lisa Kovvuri

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Steve Bourgeois, Ardith Starostka, Lisa Kovvuri [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Timothy C. Tyler

Artist Timothy C. Tyler is often described as a contemporary painter who works in a representational manner. Aaron Jones, Interpretations Manager at Crystal Bridges Museum of Art, noted that Timothy's visual wit, use of satire and clever method of social commentary has helped to elevate his work above practicing realist artists. Informed Collector offered the following statement about Timothy C. Tyler's work: "A skilled master at generating life and soul onto canvas. The combination of realism and elements of abstraction is nothing short of enchanting." [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: J.M. Brodrick, Sue Foell, Timothy C. Tyler

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: J.M. Brodrick, Sue Foell, Timothy C. Tyler [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Nanci France-Vaz

Artist Nanci France-Vaz is a nationally acclaimed contemporary realist painter. Nanci concentrates primarily on portrait and figure painting. She often utilizes her acting and dance background as a source of inspiration. Nanci firmly believes there is a story behind every figure and face. In a sense, she is a visual storyteller. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Kathryn Clark, Joe Parrott, Scott Hamill

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Kathryn Clark, Joe Parrott, Scott Hamill [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist James Crandall

Artist James Crandall shifted his attention to traditional easel painting after enjoying a long career as a concept illustrator. James strives to discover intriguing subject matter in everyday life. He is interested in how light can establish a sense of mood. Additionally, James is fascinated by unstaged scenes of people at work or play. Informed Collector offered the following statement about James Crandall's artwork: Superb highlights and use of brush strokes capture the magic of the moment. His sense of depth adds to the effectiveness of his realistic paintings. Detail galore without being overdone! [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Heather Arenas, James Crandall, DJ Lanzendorfer

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Heather Arenas, James Crandall, DJ Lanzendorfer [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Juliana Limeira, Michele del Pilar, Nanci France-Vaz

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Juliana Limeira, Michele del Pilar, Nanci France-Vaz [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Kevin Macpherson

Artist Kevin Macpherson is considered one of the leading plein air painters in the United States. Kevin has lived a life beyond his wildest dreams because he followed his muse. Paints in hand, he has globe-trotted to over thirty-five countries and counting. Art is his mistress as he travels in search of inspiration. His colorful, compelling oils cross international borders, speaking with the universal language of color. [...]

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Staff Pick from the FASO Daily Art Show: Shinhuey Ho, Shana Levenson, Kimberly Beck

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Shinhuey Ho, Shana Levenson, Kimberly Beck [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Rita Curtis, Amanda Fish, Julie Messerschmidt

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Rita Curtis, Amanda Fish, Julie Messerschmidt [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Denise Racine

Artist Denise Racine approaches her art with a keen sense of observation. Denise has stated that she strives to capture moments frozen in time -- candid moments that reflect aspects of everyday life. It is her wish for each and everyone of us to be able to catch a glimpse of our own lives through the tender 'stolen moments' that inspire her work. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Steven Hileman, Denise Racine, Tim Hagerty

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Steven Hileman, Denise Racine, Tim Hagerty [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Carole Böggemann Peirson

Artist Carole Böggemann Peirson has garnered acclaim for her stunning paintings. She is widely known for creating works that capture the essence of rural America. Carole has discovered a great sense of pleasure and fulfillment in creating impressions of things that fascinate and inspire her. She strives to captivate viewers with the wonder of nature. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: John Mansueto, Philippe Gandiol, Felicity Sidwell

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: John Mansueto, Philippe Gandiol, Felicity Sidwell [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Robert D. McFarland

Artist Robert D. McFarland works exclusively in watercolor. Robert's varied subject matter is drawn from a love of rural simplicity. Informed Collector stated the following about Robert's paintings: "Rich in detail and depth of field, these exceptional, expressive watercolors exude harmony and a strong sense of place." [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Kevin Macpherson, James Crandall, Nina Fabunmi

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Kevin Macpherson, James Crandall, Nina Fabunmi [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Jarek Klimczak

Artist Jarek Klimczak has garnered acclaim for his ability to convey a strong sense of emotion in his portrait paintings. His powerful paintings are striking examples of atmospheric composition, mood and drama. Jarek notes that he is influenced by the art of John Singer Sargent, Anders Zorn and contemporaries such as Jeremy Lipking, David Kasan and Casey Baugh. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Kyle R. Keith, Gail Rein, Michael Gillespie

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Kyle R. Keith, Gail Rein, Michael Gillespie [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Peter Yesis

Artist Peter Yesis works from his home studio in Searsport, Maine. He is known for painting still lifes and rustic scenes of nature in a soft realistic style. Peter notes that he intentionally leaves his paintings with space for thought and reflection -- resulting in work that beckons viewers to take a visual journey of their own. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: David Cheifetz, Beverly Adams, Peter Yesis

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: David Cheifetz, Beverly Adams, Peter Yesis [...]

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FASO Featured Artists: Artist Allen Lehane

Artist Allen Lehane has gained acknowledgment for his striking portraiture, pastoral works and figure-based oil paintings. Allen strives to establish an open narrative in his paintings -- resulting in powerful imagery that permits viewers to draw upon their imagination. In a sense, Allen allows viewers to fill in the gaps of the visual story. He often explores a subject or theme across multiple pieces. [...]

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Staff Picks from the FASO Daily Art Show: Allen Lehane, Ed Copley, Cheryl Polcaro

For this round of Staff Picks we had art critic Brian Sherwin (Editor of The Art Edge) select artwork that has been featured on the FASO Daily Art Show. We at FineArtViews encourage you to learn more about the following artists: Allen Lehane, Ed Copley, Cheryl Polcaro [...]

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