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"Maris_C_7-07-15--11AB" by Dan McCormack
July 2017 — BAREBRUSH presents PhotoArt N*des calendar for July 2017. Barebrush offers the best nude art gallery and nude art contest, online since 2006. A total of 490 artworks were entered by 9 artists world-wide. Barebrush guest curator, Ilene Skeen,, selected the art. A total of 9 artists represent the 31 artworks for the 31 days in July. Viewers can see the PhotoArt N*des calendar on the website.

The 9 artists for July 2017 are: 1* Dan McCormack, 2 Gabriel Sanchez, 3* Peter Le Grand, 4 Peter Wong King, 5 Tony Lee, 6 Peter Le Grand, 7 Peter Le Grand, 8 Peter Le Grand, 9 Dan McCormack, 10 Dan McCormack, 11 Ricardo Arnaldo, 12 Dan McCormack, 13 Ricardo Arnaldo, 14 Dan Simoneau, ISAP, 15 Dan Simoneau, ISAP, 16 William Thierfelder, 17 Dan Simoneau, ISAP, 18 Joseph Mays, 19* Dan Simoneau, ISAP, 20 Tony Lee, 21 Joseph Mays, 22 Tony Lee, 23 William Thierfelder, 24 Joseph Mays, 25 Tony Lee, 26 Peter Wong King, 27 William Thierfelder, 28 Peter Wong King, 29 William Thierfelder, 30 Joseph Mays, 31 Peter Wong King.

About the July 2017 Calendar

"Proud Portrait - Lulu" by Peter Le Grand
The Last Hurrah -- Ilene Skeen is the founder of Barebrush and a member of the Salmagundi Club since 1999. This is the final calendar month of the Barebrush calendar series -- a bittersweet start to the summer.

Ms. Skeen selected three Curators’ Choice nominees for July, (starred dates in the list): 1* Maris_C_7-07-15--11AB (photography) by Dan McCormack of Accord, NY; 3* Proud Portrait - Lulu (photography) by Peter Le Grand of Chicago, IL; 19* Jake - Recline (photography) by Dan Simoneau, ISAP of Kenosha, WI.

"Jake - Recline" by Dan Simoneau, ISAP
Artworks making their calendar debut: 8. Eleven artworks are being retired, having now appeared in three calendars: Sextant by Joseph Mays of Louisville, KY; White Sands and the dimples of Venus by Peter Wong King of Cochiti Lake, NM; Sand and Sun by Peter Wong King of Cochiti Lake, NM; Jake - Reclined on sill by Dan Simoneau, ISAP of Kenosha, WI; Rest Uneasy by Joseph Mays of Louisville, KY; Nude Woman Sunbathing. by Ricardo Arnaldo of Miami, FL; All The Time There Is #8 by Joseph Mays of Louisville, KY; KALEIDOSCOPE 13 by William Thierfelder of Portland, OR; STUDY 49 by William Thierfelder of Portland, OR; Jake - Blue and Orange 3 by Dan Simoneau, ISAP of Kenosha, WI; Helen_W_03-04-16--07AB by Dan McCormack of Accord, NY.

Art for this calendar comes from 7 states, Mexico and Panama.

About the Barebrush Art Calendar Contests

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 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.

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For the Editors:

Locations of Artists # More Info
New York
East/Central3FL, IL, KY
West3NM, OR, WI
International2MEXICO, Panama

Price Ranges # More Info
6$500 - $5,000
2 Under $100
Price on Request
5 Contact Barebrush
1 Not for Sale or Sold

Contact information:

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Sarasota, FL 34243

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