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The Interior Life of the Observer: Interview with Figurative Painter Christina Sealey

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Handsome Devils: Alessandro Tomassetti on Painting the Sensual Man

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Her Sweet Excess: Interview with American Painter Adrienne Stein


Update on Jason Bard Yarmosky, Contemporary Figurative Oil Painter, Brooklyn, New York

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Boulevard of Broken Dreams: Richard T. Scott Paints America’s Identity Crisis

Jolanda Richter

Jolanda Richter’s Magical Surrealism

Jago Thorne

Jago Thorne: Fieldhouse Artist of the Month

Maureen Manley

Maureen Manley: It’s not about being better than everyone else. “We are all extraordinary.”

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And Down Came the Spiders: Narrative Figurative Painter, Katie O’Hagan

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