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The Power of Nude Photo Art -- Guest Curator, David H. Reuss, is an Executive Member of the Society of Illustrators. He has been a member of the Salmagundi Club since 1997 where he teaches painting and drawing. Mr. Reuss has a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the School of Visual Arts and a Master of Professional Studies from Pratt Institute in Arts and Cultural Management. About his aesthetics in art he says:
Strength is what appeals mostly to me in art. The work can be any medium, style, subject or size, however in the end the work must have power.
Mr. Reuss selected 3 Curators' Choice nominees for March, (starred dates in the list): 1* Vera_J_6-28-15--08AC (photography) by Dan McCormack of Accord, NY; 5* Shell (photography) by Tony Lee of Panama; 18* 1920 (Photography) by Guenter Knop of NY.
Artworks making their calendar debut: 4. Eight artworks are being retired, having now appeared in three calendars: In to the blue by Gabriel Sanchez of Mexico City, MEXICO; Abstract I by William Zuback of West Allis, WI; Vine, Hand & Breast by Peter Le Grand of 4817 N. Leavitt St., Chicago, IL; Emily_M_09-09-09--02AC by Dan McCormack of Accord, NY; 1920 by Guenter Knop of , NY; Amor Eterno by Tony Lee of , Panama; Abstract II by William Zuback of West Allis, WI; Dimittere by Kathy Ostman-Magnusen of Los Angeles, CA.
Art for this calendar comes from 8 states, Panama and Mexico.
The 31 artworks for March, 2017 are by the following artists (in day order):
1* Dan McCormack, 2 Kathy Ostman-Magnusen , 3 Dan Simoneau, ISAP, 4 Tim Woodhouse, 5* Tony Lee, 6 Gabriel Sanchez, 7 Peter Le Grand, 8 Peter Le Grand, 9 Peter Le Grand, 10 Ricardo Arnaldo, 11 Ricardo Arnaldo, 12 Ricardo Arnaldo, 13 Dan Simoneau, ISAP, 14 Dan Simoneau, ISAP, 15 Dan McCormack, 16 Tony Lee, 17 Peter Wong King, 18* Guenter Knop, 19 William Thierfelder, 20 Guenter Knop, 21 Kathy Ostman-Magnusen , 22 Guenter Knop, 23 William Zuback, 24 William Zuback, 25 William Zuback, 26 Peter Wong King, 27 Tony Lee, 28 William Thierfelder, 29 Dan McCormack, 30 William Thierfelder, 31 Peter Wong King.
Three artists, indicated by asterisks (*
), are nominated for the Curators Choice Awards
. The top artist as voted by Barebrush Curators, receives a prize. Winner announced March 20th.
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 which 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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*Curators' Choice nominee, selected by the Guest Curator.