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    Gallery: L’OR

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    Gallery: Stefano Losi

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    Gallery: Bob Clyatt

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FEATURED POSTS

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Interview: Peregrine Honig on
“Transgender” at Haw Contemporary

JW: Hi Peregrine, it’s great to see you have a new show of works on exhibit now at Haw Contemporary. I love the image you sent me of the work &#...

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Call for Artists: Art Basel Miami 2014
Video Project

TheGreatNude.tv is producing another art fair video in Miami, Florida during Art Basel Week 2014, featuring the “Great Nudes of Miami” th...

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Carisha Fishing in River

Carisha is an athletic, swedish-looking model who exudes an innocence and flair for fun that is obvious in her modeling work. Here in these photos, Ca...

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Baccio Bandinelli In Florence

I remember standing electrified with awe in Florence years ago taking in a sculpture titled Laocoon by 16th century artist Baccio Bandinelli. It was ...

REVIEWS, INTERVIEWS, ARTICLES

Peregrine_Honig_Transgender

Interview: Peregrine Honig on
“Transgender” at Haw Contemporary

JW: Hi Peregrine, it’s great to see you have a new show of works on exhibit now at Haw Contemporary. I love the image you sent me of the work &#...

Miami_Postcardv1

Call for Artists: Art Basel Miami 2014
Video Project

TheGreatNude.tv is producing another art fair video in Miami, Florida during Art Basel Week 2014, featuring the “Great Nudes of Miami” th...

Sophia Bachvarova: Bardo

Behind The Curtain at Mark Miller Gallery

The idea that an artist hires others to create their works is not a new phenomenon. Some think the practice began with Warhol because he was so blat...

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TheGreatNude YouTube Channel
Hits 10 Million Views

After 6 years and 70 video uploads, TheGreatNude YouTube Channel Hits 10 Million views! Fans of the Figurative Arts can be proud to have their own cha...

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Rob Mango: A Retrospective

Chelsea, New York City: Rob Mango, A Retrospective spans almost four decades, showcasing a selection of flat and sculpted paintings, a construction, a...

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Redesigning TheGreatNude.tv as
the “Figurative Arts Network”

Redesigning TheGreatNude.tv as the “Figurative Arts Network” (Starring the Artists of the Registry) I’ve been designing websites f...

MODELS and SKETCH SESSIONS

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Jim Smith goes to Washington

A Life-model from the mid-west, sent in these poses of himself for the Artist-Subscribers of TheGreatNude. On their behalf, thanks Jim! Great referenc...

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Cassandra at Jacob Javits Center, 2011

Cassandra is a well-known actress/dancer/model here in New York City, and we were thrilled to have her posing for us at TheGreatNude’s weekend-long ...

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Eva at the Jacob Javits Center

Eva posed for TheGreatNude during the Contemporary Arts Fair NYC, held at the Jacob Javits Center, Oct. 19, 20 and 21, 2012. She is a well-known Life-...

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Carisha by the Railroad Tracks

Carisha is a tall, blonde, wholesome, athletic model who is playful with her poses. Here, she uses these railroad tracks as her props. All are wonderf...

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Final iPad Drawing with Procreate: Sept 16th Sketch Class with Female Model

In my iPad class on September 16th, I began a sketch of our model in a reclining pose, which I continued to work on for several days. I am using the i...

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iPad Drawing with Procreate: Sept. 16th Sketch Session

Here's my demonstration during last Tuesday's class, a "Charcoal drawing on white paper" created on the iPad with Procreate. Our model this evening is...

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Life Drawing at ARTSY Meetup #2

I joined the staff and guests of ARTSY.net for a Sketch MeetUp. I've been looking for a chance to use the APP Procreate to create a video from a LIVE ...

CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

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Gallery: J. Wayne Higgs

Artist Statement: “Self-Portraits” is an exploration of human sexuality, its depersonalization and even brutalization by our culture; the ...

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Gallery: L’OR

Artist Statement: Out of a dynamic and fluid background, I create a figure captured in a single moment of time. My most expressive works are those of...

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Gallery: Cheryl Maeder

Artist Statement: The Dreamscapes Series were inspired by my travels to the Mediterranean coastal towns of Spain. I found that photographing in the im...

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Gallery: Victoria Selbach

Artist Statement: I am captivated and drawn to the human form, the glow and spirit that comes from within. To capture this on larger than life canvas...

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Gallery: Sol Kjøk

Artist Statement: Always Somebody Moving. My imagery is the visual terminus of a much longer method, and perhaps its extra-visual meaning is to be fou...