Best-of-the-Rest

A Juried Selection by Gary T. Erbe, Master of Trompe l’Oeil
Best of the Rest SEP 2014

September 2014

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 1
The Countess of Razppha Yukii by Hector Olvera, Etor
2
Gaze by Eddie Torres
3
"Solar Disruption" by Patrick McGauley
4
Some Like It Hot by Serge Lis
5
What by Justin Austin
6
Portrait of Jason by Ivy Klenetsky
7
Kim by Seonyoung Kim
8
Portrait of Paul by William Zuback
9
Marie Claire by Stephanie Fuller
10
Still Life with Bread and Wine by Peggy Dean
11
Orchid in Bloom by Peggy Dean
12
Claudette by Stephanie Fuller
13
Tropical Trio by Rebecca Venn
14
Sketch of Kathy by Ivy Klenetsky
15
Women of War by Donelli J. DiMaria
16
Death of Beauty by Donelli J. DiMaria
17
Jack by Seonyoung Kim
18
Suspician by Neal Smithwillow
19
Call of the Wild by Justin Austin
20
My Portrait by Darlene Kuhne
21
Tear by BlindWolf Photography, T. F. McDonald
22
study 1480 by Richard White
23
Midnight by William Zuback
24
The Forest is Alive by Darlene Kuhne
25
Magali by Marie-Paule Martin
26
Africa by Donna Ellery
27
Conte Head by Geoffrey Stein
28
Self by Rebecca Venn
29
Beagle Pup by Gil Conradis
30
She by Geoffrey Stein
    

Falling in Love with Art Again -- Guest Curator, Gary T. Erbe, is a widely-collected master of Levitational Realism, his own brand of trompe l’oeil painting. Erbe (pronounced err’-bee) has exhibited extensively museums and galleries throughout America, Asia and Europe. Erbe received an unprecedented 6 Gold Medals at The Allied Artists of America, Inc. Annual Exhibitions held at The National Arts Club, NYC. He also received the Medal for Lifetime Achievement in American Art from The Butler Institute of American Art, OH and the Salmagundi Club Medal of Honor, NYC. He continues to actively paint and will be having a one man exhibition in 2015 at the Canton Museum of Art in OH and in 2016 at The Heckscher Museum of Art in Huntington, NY.

Mr. Erbe selected a striking oil portrait, The Countess of Razppha Yukii by Hector Olvera, Etor of Mexico to launch the month of September.

Eight artworks are making their calendar debut: #1 The Countess of Razppha Yukii by Hector Olvera, Etor; #3 Solar Disruption by Patrick McGauley; #4 Some Like It Hot by Sergey Jeliseieff; #8 Portrait of Paul by William Zuback; #10 Still Life with Bread and Wine by Peggy Dean; #11 Orchid in Bloom by Peggy Dean; #20 My Portrait by Darlene Kuhne; and #22 study 1480 by Richard White. Nine artworks are being retired, having now appeared in three calendars: What by Justin Austin of Graham, NC; Sketch of Kathy by Ivy Klenetsky of Freehold, NJ; Claudette by Stephanie Fuller of New York, NY; Tear by BlindWolf Photography, T. F. McDonald of Lexington, KY; She by Geoffrey Stein of New York , NY; Self by Rebecca Venn of Kenosha, WI; Portrait of Jason by Ivy Klenetsky of Freehold, NJ; Tropical Trio by Rebecca Venn of Kenosha, WI; Beagle Pup by Gil Conradis of Melbourne, FL.

Art for this calendar comes from 11 states, Mexico and Russian Federation.

The 30 artists represented in September, 2014, in day order are: 1 Hector Olvera, Etor, 2 Eddie Torres, 3 Patrick McGauley, 4 Serge Lis, 5 Justin Austin, 6 Ivy Klenetsky, 7 Seonyoung Kim, 8 William Zuback, 9 Stephanie Fuller, 10 Peggy Dean, 11 Peggy Dean, 12 Stephanie Fuller, 13 Rebecca Venn, 14 Ivy Klenetsky, 15 Donelli J. DiMaria, 16 Donelli J. DiMaria, 17 Seonyoung Kim, 18 Neal Smithwillow, 19 Justin Austin, 20 Darlene Kuhne, 21 BlindWolf Photography, T. F. McDonald, 22 Richard White, 23 William Zuback, 24 Darlene Kuhne, 25 Marie-Paule Martin, 26 Donna Ellery, 27 Geoffrey Stein, 28 Rebecca Venn, 29 Gil Conradis, 30 Geoffrey Stein.

Each of the artists selected for the calendar receives two (2) complimentary listings for each artwork included in this calendar. Viewers can vote for “The People's Choice,” a poll which includes all of the art in the calendar. The top three artworks in The People's Choice win one (1) complementary listing for their artists. Winners announced October 1st.

The Barebrush Provenance for each artwork is viewable by clicking on the calendar thumbnail (above) or on the caption under the artwork from each artist’s Barebrush Gallery page. The Barebrush program of retiring artworks that have been selected for three calendars is designed to encourage all artists to show their best new work and keep their online galleries fresh and interesting.

Click here for more about Gary T. Erbe, Master of Trompe l’Oeil

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Winners below:

The Peoples Choice!

Results for your Favs:
1st:
Hector Olvera, Etor (1)
2nd:
Marie-Paule Martin (25)

 

Congratulations all!

 

 

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