Paul White had a productive year as several of his works gained recognition, including the Muswellbrook Art Prize for Drawing, the New York Pollock / Krasner scholarship, and the IAS / Artech art prize.
Cristina Troufa looks outside herself, and imagines how her other characters, locked in their own confinement, feel the lack of oxygen that makes them live, the green of the plants that fill their souls and make them live without fear.
The portrayed writer, considered a precursor of feminism, was immortalized in 1808 as a classic muse by the brush of Marie Louise Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun, one of the great portraitists of her time.
Ning Tao is a Chinese figurative painter born in 1964, who uses classical painting techniques in artistic research and exploration. Her works of art mostly describe the beauty of women in images of prostration and sadness.
When we think of Edvard Munch, we think of The Scream. Although not explicitly a self-portrait, this iconic 1893 canvas seems, to anyone who has read anything about the painter's life, a plausible expression of his troubled state.