(NEW TO FASCINATION ST. FINE ART! No Tax on All Purchases Outside of Colorado! Ask About Free Shipping & Free Financing.) In Craig Alan's prolific career is a culmination of textbook artistic knowledge and keen aesthetic sense that has gone from a "slow and studied" application to "fast and free of precise thought". Craig's collections run the gamut from abstract expressionism to haunting, graphic realism, each one a reflection of its creator's unique vision. He is most well-known for his Populus series, which drew inspiration from a balcony overlooking Orange Beach, Alabama where patrons enjoying a wedding party seemed to form the shape of an eye where they stood. Craig explains, "Inspiration begins with a 'What if...' as I consider alternate imagery, surfaces, effects, results, etc. It comes from the past in conjunction with now. Like a bolt of lightning." Since the epiphany, his Populus series is now home to dozens of celebrities and icons of all ages including: Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley, Frank Sinat ... (more)
(NEW TO FASCINATION ST. FINE ART! No Tax on All Purchases Outside of Colorado! Ask About Free Shipping & Free Financing.) Nakisa Seika was born in Tokyo, Japan, in 1974. Primarily known as 'Seika' in the art world, she is an emerging Japanese artist with great passion that is displayed in each of her creations. Her work is strongly influenced by her love of Japanese block print and the serenity of nature, seen in Japan and the United States. Seika displays superior creative ability in her use of blending the most dramatic colors in oil paint with undertones of flashing silver leaf backgrounds, all crafted upon natural art boards.
Seika began her artistic career in Japan and furthered her education in the United States, earning a degree in painting from the Atlanta College of Art. Seika is influenced by American painter Andrew Wyeth, and by European greats such as Picasso, Michelangelo, Diego Velazquez - each of whom she credits with sparking her imagination as a child. She is also guided by Japan's nati ... (more)
(New To Fascination St. Fine Art! No Tax on All Purchases Outside of Colorado! Ask About Free Shipping & Free Financing.) Martin Quen was born in Atlanta in 1968. His family maintained a unique balance of artistic, yet grounded values. His mother was a well-respected designer and art consultant. Art and discussions of design were commonplace in the Quen home.
From a young age, Quen studied the works of Mark Rothko, Henri Matisse and Vasily Kandinsky. Through family connections, a local Atlanta artist took a keen interest in young Quen's artistic development and helped develop his unique compositional style. This exposure to the artist's lifestyle taught Quen that creativity and artistic dreams can be realized.
At the age of 18, he became active in graffiti competitions and evolved to be a world recognized graffiti artist. He began traveling to Madrid, Miami and New York for competitions which exposed him to a great variety of styles and influences. His painting style evolved from muted pastel ... (more)
(No Tax on All Purchases Outside of Colorado! Ask About Free Shipping & Free Financing.) Silvia Martinez Jimenez known as Silmar was born in 1975 in Gandia, a province in Valencia, Spain. When she was young, she was attracted to the works of classic Valencian painters and the Valencia style of plein-air painting first brought to notoriety by Spanish artist Joaquin Sorolla. Most of her formal education has been through apprenticeships within her city as even today Valencia is considered a major hub for arts and culture. She has also worked as a professional art restorer since 1998, which has kept her immersed in the art world. She considers herself, however, mainly a self-taught artist who relies on her own naivety as a driving force from which she continues to explore, experiment, and evolve as a fine artist.
Silvia's populous paintings are inspired by American pop paintings and the idea of drawing inspiration from the world around you. Seeing people in motion: queues a ... (more)
(No Tax on All Purchases Outside of Colorado. Ask About Free Shipping & Free Financing!) Brazilian-born and Miami-made, Romero Britto is an international artist that uses vibrant, bold and colorful patterns to reflect his optimistic view of the world around him. Britto has created a visual language of hope and happiness all its own that is relatable to all, inspiring millions. Self-taught at an early age, Britto painted on scraps of paper or cardboard or any medium he could find before coming into his own and traveling to Paris where he was introduced to the works of Matisse and Picasso. His appreciation of these masters influenced him to create an iconic style that The New York Times described, "exudes warmth, optimism and love".
Britto's work has been exhibited in galleries and museums in over 100 countries, including the Salon de la SocieteNationale des Beaux Arts exhibition at the Carrousel du Louvre in 2008 and 2010. In 2013, Maria Elena and Carlos Slim Domit invited ... (more)
(All In-Stock Art on Sale While Supplies Last!) Alexandra Nechita was born in Romania on August 27, 1985. She began working in pen and ink at the age of two. By age five, she had graduated to watercolors. At seven, Alexandra Nechita was using oils and acrylics.
Alexandra Nechita's first exhibit was a one-woman (child) show held at a Los Angeles area public library when she was just eight years old. Her talent was instantly recognized as capacity crowds came to see the "petite Picasso" as the press labeled her.
Alexandra's talent was instantly recognized as crowds came to see her amazing and often monumental paintings. She attracted the attention of art critics and the media who began telling the world about this rarest of child prodigies - an artist who had mastered drawing and color, an artist who had created a visual language of her own, in a unique, lyrical, figurative, abstract manner. Alexandra Nechita's career has elevat ... (more)
(No Tax on All Purchases Outside of Colorado! Ask About Free Shipping & Free Financing.) Born in Omsk in the former Soviet Union in 1975, Gleb Goloubetski displayed outstanding artistic talent as a child under the pedagogics of his father who was also a prestigious painter.
Gleb's formal training came from his studies at the highly acclaimed academy in St Petersburg where his work attracted much attention. Gleb's inspiration comes primarily from the aged architecture and geography of Europe. He travels extensively in the United Kingdom, the Mediterranean, the Far East, and Maui looking for scenes to paint. When he finds a composition that inspires him, Gleb will sit and absorb it for some time, paying attention to how the natural light conditions of the day influence his interpretation and more importantly his emotional response.
Returning to his main studio in St Petersburg, Gleb will sit and consider his reference material. Reminding himself of scale, he then begins ... (more)
Fascination St. Fine Art Gallery is honored to be a finalist in the Denver Business Journal's 2020 Small Business Awards.
Denver Business Journal's 2020 Small Business Awards fall during an unprecidented time in American life - and this year's
finalists illustrate Colorado's diverse community of small but mighty businesses facing the Covid-19 crisis.
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