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For Immediate ReleasePress Release
New York | ILENE SKEEN | 917-806-7992 | iskeen@barebrush.com
BAREBRUSH PRESENTS
NUDES OF THE MONTH FOR AUGUST 2016
—INCLUDING 3 NOMINEES FOR THE CURATORS’ CHOICE AWARDS
paintings, drawings & sculptures of the nude
SELECTED FROM OVER 370 ARTWORKS, 60 ARTISTS WORLD-WIDE

 

 


"Santiagos Elbow" by Jean Marcellino
New York, August 2016 — BAREBRUSH presents N*des-of-the-Month for August 2016. Barebrush offers the best nude art gallery and nude art contest, online since 2006. A total of 372 artworks were entered by 60 artists world-wide. Barebrush guest curator, Sebastien Aurillon, MZ Urban Art, selected the art and chose the Curators’ Choice nominees. A total of 23 artists represent the 5 artworks for the 5 days in August. Three of the artworks were selected as nominees for the Curators’ Choice awards. Winners will be determined based on voting by the Barebrush.com curators. Viewers can see the N*des-of-the-Month calendar on the website.

The 23 artists for August 2016 are: 1* Jean Marcellino, 2 Justin Austin, 3 Christian Beels, 4 Larry Scaturro, 5 Guadalupe Herrera, 6 Patricia McDermond, 7 Gary Paul Stutler, 8 Emily Stedman, 9 Richard Biemann, 10 Tim Woodhouse, 11* Peter Millward, 12 Richard Bulman, 13 Richard White, 14 Sandy Ryan, 15 Peter Millward, 16 Tina Johnston, 17* Gary Paul Stutler, 18 Jerry Ralya, 19 Bruce Erikson, 20 Marie-Paule Martin, 21 Emily Stedman, 22 Peggy Dean, 23 Jean Marcellino, 24 Richard White, 25 Bruce Erikson, 26 Larry Scaturro, 27 William Jobling, 28 Chuck Miller, 29 Donelli J. DiMaria, 30 Marie-Paule Martin, 31 Ilene Skeen.

About the August 2016 Calendar


"Marty, 2013" by Peter Millward
August Body and Soul -- With a background in the corporate world, working for high-end international companies in Paris, Sebastien Aurillon came to NY over a decade ago to become an art consultant for galleries and artists alike and also to keep on working on his own designs and creations. Currently, he is working for MZ Urban Art in both NY and LA, as well as helping other artists to promote their work.

Mr. Aurillon selected three Curators’ Choice nominees for August, (starred dates in the list): 1* Santiago’s Elbow (pastel) by Jean Marcellino of New York, NY; 11* Marty, 2013 (color pencil) by Peter Millward of Stamford, CT; 17* Woodcoil (charcoal/carbon) by Gary Paul Stutler of Vallejo, CA.


"Woodcoil" by Gary Paul Stutler
Artworks making their calendar debut: 6. Twelve artworks are being retired, having now appeared in three calendars: Spirit of the Harvest by Richard Bulman of Bellingham, WA; Master Of The Universe by Emily Stedman of New York, NY; One Taken One Left by Marie-Paule Martin of New York City, NY; Natasha by Chuck Miller of Corsicana, TX; Woodcoil by Gary Paul Stutler of Vallejo, CA; Tania in Profile by Patricia McDermond of Peekskill, NY; Torso in Flight by Larry Scaturro of Brooklyn, NY; Le Mensonge by Peter Millward of Stamford, CT; Sarah Seated by Donelli J. DiMaria of Santa Fe, NM; Tableface by Gary Paul Stutler of Vallejo, CA; Seated Nu by Guadalupe Herrera of Houston, TX; Alexis in kimono by Christian Beels of New York, NY.

Art for this calendar comes from 10 states.

About the Barebrush Art Calendar Contests

Each of the artists selected for the calendar receives two (2) complimentary listings. Three artists, indicated by asterisks (*), are nominated for the Curators’ Choice Awards. Curators’ Choice nominees receive 8 additional complimentary listings. Barebrush curators (past and present) vote on the Curators’ Choice nominees. The top artist receives an additional prize. Selection limits and prizes are determined dynamically based on the number of entries. See the call page for more information.

Winning art is historic and is viewable in the calendar archives (dating from 2006). Winning art becomes a permanent part of the history of Barebrush.com. In addition, each artwork's detail page show the date and curator of each calendar win as part of its Barebrush Provenance. 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.

The goal of Barebrush is to increase the public awareness, acceptance and appreciation of the art of the nude. Online since 2006.

Images available upon request. Press releases are available at barebrush.com.

 

For the Editors:

Locations of Artists # More Info
New York
11
DOWNSTATE 9, UPSTATE 2
East/Central5CT, NC, OH, VT
West7CA, NM, TX, WA, WI



Price Ranges # More Info
Fine
8$100-$500
Important
16$500 - $5,000
Special
3 Under $100
Price on Request
2 Contact Barebrush
NFS/SOLD
2 Not for Sale or Sold



Contact information:
ILENE SKEEN
ILS Designs, LLC
372 Fifth Avenue, Suite 7D
New York, NY 10018
Phone: 917-806-7992
Email: iskeen@barebrush.com
Website: www.barebrush.com
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