PhotoArt N*des

A Juried Selection by Della Clason Sperling, Art Historian

July 2014

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Salutation by Anthony Gordon
Musical Curves by Andrew Cromwell
Current by William Zuback
Lady Blue by Troy Cooper
British Pregger and the Smartphone by Troy Cooper
Viaje sin Fronteras by Tony Lee
Golden Boy by Tony Lee
BW 13 by William Thierfelder
Vera_J_2-23-14--09AD by Dan McCormack
El Angel Herido by Tony Lee
The Gentle Curve by Peter Wong King
Untitled by William Zuback
Night Crossroads #266 by Joseph Mays
Arrow by Gabriel Sanchez
Vera_J_2-23-14--01AE by Dan McCormack
Awaiting the Unknown by Andrew Cromwell
BW 9 by William Thierfelder
Nude Descending a Staircase # 4 by Richard Biemann
Frank by Paul Rybarczyk
Sepia Hands and Feet by Peter Wong King
Scarlett by William Zuback
happy model by Mike Rudahl
Pol in toilet with by Serge Lis
The Henna Artist by Joseph Mays
Close encounters by Gabriel Sanchez
Masseuse Nudes: Dani #3 by Troy Cooper
Lydia in Gold 2 by BlindWolf Photography, T. F. McDonald
The BIG Apple by Gabriel Sanchez
Patrick - Shirt by Dan Simoneau
Bare Ass Smile by Bare Ass Art Studio-Gabe Edwards
Between Poses by Richard Biemann

July PhotoNudes: Clear Visions -- Guest Curator, Della Clason Sperling is an art historian, art appraiser and art lover. Ms. Sperling is Research Director and writer for the exhibition, "The Legacy of Ferdinand A. Brader," Canton Museum of Art, Ohio, to open December 2014. She received her doctorate in art history from Columbia University and has been curator, researcher and writer for historical art shows and publications. These include the Metropolitan Museum of Art [NYC], the Frick Collection [NYC], Whitney Museum of American Art [NYC], as well as curator and juror for contemporary shows including A.I.R. Gallery [NYC], Douglass College Art Gallery [NJ], and three times previously for Barebrush.

Ms. Sperling selected 3 Curators' Choice nominees for July, (starred dates in the list): 1* Salutation (photography) by Anthony Gordon of Toronto, Canada; 6* Viaje sin Fronteras (photography) by Tony Lee of Panama; 16* Awaiting the Unknown (photography) by Andrew Cromwell of Toronto, Canada.

Artworks making their calendar debut: 15. Seven artworks are being retired, having now appeared in three calendars: Pol in toilet with by Sergey Jeliseieff of St. Petersburg, Russian Federation; Frank by Paul Rybarczyk of Buffalo, NY; Night Crossroads #266 by Joseph Mays of Louisville, KY; Between Poses by Richard Biemann of Sheboygan, WI; Patrick - Shirt by Dan Simoneau, ISAP of Kenosha, WI; Lydia in Gold 2 by BlindWolf Photography, T. F. McDonald of Lexington, KY; Current by William Zuback of West Allis, WI.

Art for this calendar comes from 6 states, Canada, Panama, Mexico and Russian Federation.

The 31 artists represented in July, 2014, in day order are: 1* Anthony Gordon, 2 Andrew Cromwell, 3 William Zuback, 4 Troy Cooper, 5 Troy Cooper, 6* Tony Lee, 7 Tony Lee, 8 William Thierfelder, 9 Dan McCormack, 10 Tony Lee, 11 Peter Wong King, 12 William Zuback, 13 Joseph Mays, 14 Gabriel Sanchez, 15 Dan McCormack, 16* Andrew Cromwell, 17 William Thierfelder, 18 Richard Biemann, 19 Paul Rybarczyk, 20 Peter Wong King, 21 William Zuback, 22 Mike Rudahl, 23 Serge Lis, 24 Joseph Mays, 25 Gabriel Sanchez, 26 Troy Cooper, 27 BlindWolf Photography, T. F. McDonald, 28 Gabriel Sanchez, 29 Dan Simoneau, 30 Bare Ass Art Studio-Gabe Edwards, 31 Richard Biemann.

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 August 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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each artist's gallery.

Winners below:

(winner, day, prize)

Curators' Choice

Andrew Cromwell (16), +16 points
Honorable Mention:
Anthony Gordon (1)
Tony Lee (6)


My Fav Photo N*de

Results for your Favs:
Mike Rudahl (22)
William Zuback (12)
Andrew Cromwell (2)


Congratulations all!



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