N*des-of-the-Month

A Juried Selection by Vaughn Lewis, Independent Curator
Nudes of the Month APR 2015

April 2015

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   1*
Fading Away by Geoffrey Stein
2
Recline by Darlene Kuhne
3
Corset by Laura Warburton
4
Pat on the Sofa by Paul Rybarczyk
5
Resting by Stained Window by Guadalupe Herrera
6
Chip Reclining by Mark Lightfoot
7
TORSO #4 by Tom Morgan
8
Mirrored Red by Tom Darrah
9*
JULIETTE by guy delaroque
10
Solstice by Jerry Ralya
11
SANJAY STUDY 10 by William Thierfelder
12
Beauty is in the eye... by Chuck Miller
13
Woman's Dream on a Horse by Jacqui Morgan
14
Reclining nude couple by Peter Millward
15
Alyssa Asleep by Jacqueline Saunders
16
Queen of the Cypress by Barry Seelig
17
WELL!!! (What happened to you last night?) by Tom Morgan
18
Cookie by Gary Paul Stutler
19
Invitation by Sandy Ryan
20
"Stream" by Terry Tayler
21
Mari Sol by Guadalupe Herrera
22
Sepia Sprawl by Barrie Ripin
23
Reclined by Kenneth Vonderberg
24*
Human Landscape by Lue Isaac
25
"Reclining Tommy under the Tree" by Pacifico Palumbo
26
Powder Keg by Penelope Przekop
27
Blue Robe by Richard Bulman
28
reclining by Sara Swan
29
Undertow by Geoffrey Stein
30
Laura With A Twist by Rebecca Venn
  

Nudes on the Edge of Exhaustion -- Vaughn Lewis is an independent curator, former gallerist and art preparator in Chelsea, NYC. His previous Barebrush calendars are especially notable for their edgy aesthetic. When asked to provide a personal statement for the April 2015 art selection, Mr. Lewis wrote:

Shift our reading of the human body and allow us to inhabit your work.

Mr. Vaughn selected 3 Curators' Choice nominees for April, all interesting drawings (starred dates in the list): 1* Fading Away (mixed media) by Geoffrey Stein of New York , NY; 9* JULIETTE (graphite) by Guy Delaroque of 38080 L'Isle d'Abeau, France; 24* Human Landscape (charcoal/carbon) by Lue Isaac of Seattle, WA.

Artworks making their calendar debut: 9. Two artists are making their calendar debut: Barry Seelig of Allendale, NJ, Kenneth Vonderberg of Milwaukee, WI.

Six artworks are being retired, having now appeared in three calendars: Cookie by Gary Paul Stutler of Vallejo, CA; Beauty is in the eye... by Chuck Miller of Corsicana, TX; WELL!!! (What happened to you last night?) by Tom Morgan of vancouver, CANADA; Alyssa Asleep by Jacqueline Saunders of Burke, VA; Pat on the Sofa by Paul Rybarczyk of Buffalo , NY; Human Landscape by Lue Isaac of Seattle, WA.

Art for this calendar comes from 15 states, Canada and France.

The 30 artists represented in April, 2015, in day order are: 1* Geoffrey Stein, 2 Darlene Kuhne, 3 Laura Warburton, 4 Paul Rybarczyk, 5 Guadalupe Herrera, 6 Mark Lightfoot, 7 Tom Morgan, 8 Tom Darrah, 9* guy delaroque, 10 Jerry Ralya, 11 William Thierfelder, 12 Chuck Miller, 13 Jacqui Morgan, 14 Peter Millward, 15 Jacqueline Saunders, 16 Barry Seelig, 17 Tom Morgan, 18 Gary Paul Stutler, 19 Sandy Ryan, 20 Terry Tayler, 21 Guadalupe Herrera, 22 Barrie Ripin, 23 Kenneth Vonderberg, 24* Lue Isaac, 25 Pacifico Palumbo, 26 Penelope Przekop, 27 Richard Bulman, 28 Sara Swan, 29 Geoffrey Stein, 30 Rebecca Venn.

Each of the artists selected for the calendar receives two (2) complimentary listings. Each of the artists selected for the calendar receives two (2) complimentary listings for each artwork included in this calendar. Three artists, indicated by asterisks (*), are nominated for the Curators Choice Awards. Curators’ Choice nominees receive 8 additional complimentary listings. The top artist receives an additional prize. All the Barebrush curators have an opportunity to view and judge the art. Winner announced May 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.

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Thank you all for your interest and participation in barebrush.com, dedicated to the art of the nude.


*Curators' Choice nominee, selected by the Guest Curator.
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each artist's gallery.
Enjoy!

Winners below:
(winner, day, prize)

Curators' Choice

1st:
Lue Isaac (24), +16 points
Honorable Mention:
2nd:
Geoffrey Stein (1)
3rd:
guy delaroque (9)

Congratulations all!

 

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