Monthly Archives: February 2011

Canadian “Asian Fusion” Artist Don Li-Leger

Canadian artist Don Li-Leger was born in North Vancouver, BC in 1948 and raised in the area while displaying a keen interest in nature and art. He has painted since he was a child, focusing on natural elements within his … Continue reading

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Canvas Transfers are Easy and Elegant

Canvas transfers are a beautiful way to turn snapshots, posters, and art prints into elegant stretched canvas artwork that mimics original oil paintings. Adorn your walls with these beautiful pieces of art and transform your home. Canvas transfers preserve your … Continue reading

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Impressionist Art

The 19th-century saw an art movement that started in Paris and took the world by storm. Impressionist paintings are characterized by small and thin brush strokes, unusual angles, and the accurate capture of light as it changed and depicted time … Continue reading

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Picasso’s Enduring Legend

Pablo Picasso is likely the most-often written about artist. He was fascinating in both his personal life and his art. He is probably one of the most prolific artists ever, leaving behind an enormous body of art, in too wide a variety of … Continue reading

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Dali Museum adds to the Tampa Bay area Arts Scene

The recent opening of the $36 billion Salvador Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida adds to the area’s growing arts scene.I recently wrote a guest blog about The Dali and the other area art museums and galleries that are drawing … Continue reading

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Salvador Dali: Eccentric, Genius, Master

Salvador Dali was one of the greatest surrealist artists of all time. He is well known for the ability to translate dreams into art on canvas. He called these pieces, “hand painted dream photographs.” Continue reading

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Welcome to the artGalore.ca Blog!

Though our blog is new, we intend to quickly add lots of material that we hope our readers will enjoy– the latest art news, discussions about specific pieces of art, and stories about some classic works and the masters that created them. We welcome your participation in the discussions and are open to hosting guest blogs about our favorite subject–art. Continue reading

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