PhotoArt N*des

A Juried Selection by Ed Brennan, Salmagundi Club

December 2013

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Patrick - Shirt by Dan Simoneau
Inocencia Perdida by Tony Lee
Seduccion by Tony Lee
Comfortable by Peter Wong King
Frustacion by Tony Lee
Backswimmer by Michael Seif
The bath by Gabriel Sanchez
blue nude by Mike Rudahl
Cali and MJ by Troy Cooper
She's Got  Legs by Peter Wong King
Hidden Pearls by Bare Ass Art Studio-Gabe Edwards
Wetness by Peter Wong King
Cali as Art Nouveau by Troy Cooper
Cali the Rose by Troy Cooper
Naked lady 8 by Corrie Ancone
Between Poses by Richard Biemann
Liebe Und Leben #4 by Joseph Mays
Water bouquet by Bare Ass Art Studio-Gabe Edwards
Liebe Und Leben #11 by Joseph Mays
GARAGE STUDIO 4 by William Thierfelder
The Dance by William Zuback
Ithaca_J_8-15-09--11AB by Dan McCormack
Liebe Und Leben #8 by Joseph Mays
Young prostitute in Venetian mask by Serge Lis
Liebe Und Leben #6 by Joseph Mays
Perch by William Zuback
Liebe Und Leben #5 by Joseph Mays
Untamed by William Zuback
KALEIDOSCOPE STUDIO 4 by William Thierfelder
Nurse by Serge Lis
B4 I quit smoking will reach the compass rose by Gabriel Sanchez

Happy Holidays -- Celebration of Art of the Nude, Part 2 -- Guest curator, Ed Brennan, has been a member of the Salmagundi Club since 1973. He is an active and popular artist member and patron, as well as a former Salmagundi President and former Chairman. The Salmagundi Club was founded in 1871, as a band of congenial artists and art patrons, sharing art fellowship, food and fun in New York City and beyond. The Club was "organized" by official charter in 1880 as the Salmagundi Sketch Club. It is now also known as the Salmagundi Art Club.

Mr. Brennan selected the three Curators' Choice nominees for December, launching the month with a strong composition of contrasts -- lights and darks, soft and hard, dense and sheer: Patrick - Shirt by Dan Simoneau, ISAP of Kenosha, WI. Mr. Brennan also selected an effectively shocking gray scale photo, Hidden Pearls by Bare Ass Art Studio-Gabe Edwards of Lutz, FL; and a demure shot, Between Poses by Richard Biemann of Sheboygan, WI.

Twenty-one artworks in this calendar appear in the Barebrush calendars for the first time. One artist is making his Barebrush calendar debut, Troy Cooper of Norfolk, VA, converting a photo to a poster with Cali as Art Nouveau. Three artworks are retiring, now having been selected for three calendars -- Blue Nude by Mike Rudahl from Albuquerque, NM; Perch by William Zuback from West Allis, WI; and Naked Lady 8 by Corrie Ancone from Sydney, Australia.

The art for December in this calendar comes from 7 states as well as Australia, Mexico, Panama and Russia.

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The 31 artists represented in December, 2013, in day order are: 1* Dan Simoneau, 2 Tony Lee, 3 Tony Lee, 4 Peter Wong King, 5 Tony Lee, 6 Michael Seif, 7 Gabriel Sanchez, 8 Mike Rudahl, 9 Troy Cooper, 10 Peter Wong King, 11* Bare Ass Art Studio-Gabe Edwards, 12 Peter Wong King, 13 Troy Cooper, 14 Troy Cooper, 15 Corrie Ancone, 16* Richard Biemann, 17 Joseph Mays, 18 Bare Ass Art Studio-Gabe Edwards, 19 Joseph Mays, 20 William Thierfelder, 21 William Zuback, 22 Dan McCormack, 23 Joseph Mays, 24 Serge Lis, 25 Joseph Mays, 26 William Zuback, 27 Joseph Mays, 28 William Zuback, 29 William Thierfelder, 30 Serge Lis, 31 Gabriel Sanchez.

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. Viewers can also vote for “My Favorite PhotoArt N*de,” a poll which includes all of the art in the calendar. The top three artworks in My Favorite PhotoArt N*de win one (1) complementary listing for their artists. Winners announced January 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, dedicated to the art of the nude.

*Curators' Choice nominee, selected by the Guest Curator.

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Winners below:

(winner, day, prize)

Curators' Choice

Richard Biemann (16), +16 points
Honorable Mention:
Dan Simoneau, ISAP (1)
Bare Ass Art Studio-Gabe Edwards (11)


My Fav Photo N*de

Results for your Favs:
Troy Cooper (9)
Tony Lee (5)


Congratulations all!



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