Press Release

June Trembles like a Butterfly on the Solstice: Barebrush Art of the Day Calendar

Keywords:  art calendars, contemporary art online, art market

Ilene Skeen is pleased to launch the Barebrush June 2019 Art of the Day Calendar -- where every day of art is a day you can enjoy and treasure.

Barebrush presents evocative contemporary art on the world's most innovative website. At, the purpose of daily art is to whet your enjoyment of life day by day.

The June Art-of-the-Day calendar.

The Barebrush June calendar begins with an arresting work, El Lenguaje de las Miradas, (The Language of Looks), two nudes in earnest "conversation," by photographer Tony Lee of Panama. The artist goes on to say,

"When there is a connection between two people, a new language is developed that does not use sounds...."

On June 21, the Summer Solstice, we have Mystical Sojourn an acrylic work of an ethereal butterfly in dazzling colors. The work is by Patrick McGauley of San Rafael, CA.

All together, June displays 30 beautiful artworks by Barebrush artists: nudes, portraits, people, landscape and animals. Just click on the calendar link at the end of this sentence and you will realize that all will be revealed in time...

On the last day of the month, the current calendar becomes completely visable on the Barebrush website. June will be revealed day by day.


Barebrush showcases contemporary art. The monthly art calendars began September 2006. Thousands of artworks are available for your viewing pleasure. Over 1,000 artworks are priced to buy now. Art lovers may contact the artist directly or Barebrush can also act as agent between buyer and seller.

The goal of Barebrush is to delight art lovers in the variety, expertise and emotional impact of affordable art of all genres and media created by dedicated, contemporary art professionals. Online since 2006. All calendars are still accessible in the Barebrush Calendar Archives.

About Ilene Skeen

Ilene Skeen, BS Ed, MA, MBA, is the founder of Barebrush and a member of the Salmagundi Club of New York City since 1999. She is also an artist, author, speaker, retired systems designer and anthropologist.

Contact information:
ILS Designs
6094 14th St. West, Box 147
Bradenton, FL 34207

Phone: 917-806-7992

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Monday, June 17, 2019

Nude in Bernheim Forest II by Peter Le Grand
Nude in Bernheim Forest II
Peter Le Grand

Barebrush in the News:

New Westminster Record
April 2019
  • How nude is too nude?

  • Art & Beyond
    March/April 2013
  • Barebrush Bares All

  • NY Observer
    Mar 21, 2011
  • Art Disrobed
  • As the Flesh Fades, 'Nude' Painters Band Together

    Feb 2011
  • Review of My Nude Valentine by D. Maidman

  • ARTnews
    Dec 2010
  • Nothing Like the Real Thing

  • new Westminster Record