2015 marks my 26th year picture framing in Harpenden and my colleague Sarah Sharp GCF has been working with me for the last ten of these. In these ever changing times we're happy to report that nottoo much has changed in the world of framing, and in fact we quite like it that way.
An artist may not be able to fully devote his or her creative bent of mind when people are unable to appreciate the artwork simply because of the insufficient exposure of art. OnlineArt wasconceptualized by an artist to reach much wider art lovers over the Internet. This journey to creative excellence is now spearheaded by a group of professionals with extensive knowledge and experience in the fields of art, finance and public relations.
Gosia Kryk is based in London and produces oil paintings. Gosia chose oil paintings as a way to express herself. Years of designer's work have strongly influenced her idea of creation and her oilpainting process aims towards a two-dimensional piece of applied art. Where did you train? What did training teach you and what do you wish it had taught you? I graduated from the State Art Secondary School in Naleczow and the Gdansk Academy of Fine Arts. Mainly I was trained in painting during my study.
Victoria Fine Art is looking to lead the way in promoting and supporting British contemporary art and artists with a wide range of media, visual representation and sculpture. Whilst we are passionateabout nineteenth century art we also represent British artists of international standing and promote contemporary art from emerging artists. Here at Victoria Fine Art we recognise that today's art is wide and varied and that modern tastes are ever changing.
My studio in Hertfordshire is a room of possibilities. Modern and vintage objects sit side by side waiting to be brought to life by my magical artistic touch. Not wanting to be pigeon-holed as eithera painter or a sculpture, I love using objects and space to create intriguing works that hint at personal stories or bring out history. Commission me to create something truly unique for someone you love or your home or work environment.
I have worked as a fine art conservator since 1993. I was previously employed at the National Gallery of Canada and the Canadian Museum of Civilization. For fourteen years I worked in New York City atthe prestigious Grassi Studio on some of the most important Old Master paintings still in private hands. Additionally, I was commissioned to treat major impressionist and contemporary paintings and was the conservator-advisor to Jeff Koons.
Gallery Rouge is Hertfordshire's most innovative and exciting art destination, offering a unique product range for the 21st Century art lover. With two prominent galleries (one on Chequer Street inthe heart of historic St Albans, the other in peaceful Harpenden Village), each offers a vibrant mix of contemporary fine art from which to select. Catering for a diverse audience, the galleries regularly display work ranging from colourist and abstract, to figurative and photorealistic.
The work shown here is that of St Albans artist Ben Askem. Some of them are for sale, others have already been snapped up, please just ask if anything has caught your eye. Ben specializes incommissions, so you can discuss your requirements with him. Click on contact or the email icon at the top of the page to get in touch, and thanks for stopping by.
The gallery was established in 2011 by Hitchin artist Emmeline Webb. It's a showcase for local and regional arts and crafts. The gallery houses a lovely collection of paintings, hand pulled prints,ceramics and glass, along with its own range of greetings cards and bone china products.
Rhapsode is based in Letchworth in North Herts. Rhapsode is a professional community arts* production company that runs projects and aims to take the arts to wider audiences. We have our own gallerywith in-house cafe called Dot to Dot and we also facilitate pop-up and exhibitions. We work with festivals, schools, and we help artists put on exciting, innovative shows and performances. We can do book launches, productions, street festivals.