For Immediate ReleaseArt Press Release
PHOTOART NUDES FOR APRIL 2017
—INCLUDING 3 NOMINEES FOR THE CURATORS’ CHOICE AWARDS
—SELECTED FROM OVER 490 ARTWORKS, 11 ARTISTS WORLD-WIDE
"Woman with a Lizard Tatoo (1/5)" by Ricardo Arnaldo April 2017 — BAREBRUSH presents PhotoArt N*des calendar for April 2017. Barebrush offers the best nude art gallery and nude art contest, online since 2006. A total of 499 artworks were entered by 11 artists world-wide. Barebrush guest curator, Charles Yoder, Salmagundi Club, selected the art and chose the Curators’ Choice nominees. A total of 11 artists represent the 30 artworks for the 30 days in April. 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 PhotoArt N*des calendar on the website.
The 11 artists for April 2017 are: 1* Ricardo Arnaldo, 2 Tony Lee, 3 Peter Le Grand, 4* Peter Le Grand, 5 Peter Le Grand, 6 Tim Woodhouse, 7 Kathy Ostman-Magnusen , 8 Peter Le Grand, 9 Joseph Mays, 10 Ricardo Arnaldo, 11 Ricardo Arnaldo, 12* Peter Wong King, 13 Dan McCormack, 14 Ricardo Arnaldo, 15 Dan McCormack, 16 Peter Wong King, 17 William Thierfelder, 18 William Thierfelder, 19 William Thierfelder, 20 Peter Wong King, 21 William Zuback, 22 Dan Simoneau, ISAP, 23 Peter Wong King, 24 Tony Lee, 25 Tony Lee, 26 Dan McCormack, 27 Joseph Mays, 28 Joseph Mays, 29 Joseph Mays, 30 Tony Lee.
About the April 2017 Calendar
"Infrared Torso #1" by Peter Le GrandSpring Vibrancy: clearly thinking of nudes -- Guest curator, Charles Yoder, is a painter, printer and teacher. He teaches printmaking at the School of Visual Arts, is the newly elected President of the Artists’ Fellowship Inc. and is Chairman of the Art Committee of the Salmagundi Club. Mr. Yoder is also a mainstay "Commander of the Presses" at the monthly Salmagundi Club monotype parties.
Mr. Yoder selected 3 Curators’ Choice nominees for April, (starred dates in the list): 1* Woman with a Lizard Tatoo (1/5) (photography) by Ricardo Arnaldo of Miami, FL; 4* Infrared Torso #1 (photography) by Peter Le Grand of Chicago, IL; 12* Twisted (photography) by Peter Wong King of Cochiti Lake, NM.
Art for this calendar comes from 9 states and Panama.
"Twisted" by Peter Wong KingArtworks making their calendar debut: 6. Nine artworks are being retired, having now appeared in three calendars: One Perspective On Madeline by Joseph Mays of Louisville, KY; CHAIR 1 by William Thierfelder of Portland, OR; Claire Nidia Andra_7-28-07--1AE by Dan McCormack of Accord, NY; Male Nude - Rear by Dan Simoneau, ISAP of Kenosha, WI; Nude Blond by the Pool (1/4) by Ricardo Arnaldo of Miami, FL; Three in One by Peter Wong King of Cochiti Lake, NM; Misterio by Tony Lee of Panama; The Dance by William Zuback of West Allis, WI; Nude by the Window by Ricardo Arnaldo of Miami, FL.
About the Barebrush Art Calendar ContestsThree artists, indicated by asterisks (*), are nominated for the Curators’ Choice Awards. 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:
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|East/Central||3||FL, IL, KY|
|West||6||CA, NM, OR, TX, WI|
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|7||$500 - $5,000|
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