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Art Talk in ALONDRA Residence
We had a lovely afternoon and art talk about the evolution of seeing and artists challenges. Between Myubridge animation sort of photography of the early 1900 and drone photography of 2022 and all the art movements evolving politically and visually...
End of year reflection
I am proud of this year production even if I have been distracted by creating this small body of works about moi! It was interesting to test my unique figurative expressionist style to express my life experience through six decades. My...
Contact sport
Australia is about rugby and what is more a contact sport than rugby! I am doing a lot of super quick gestural drawings just to immerse into the moves. I have started to immerse myself into images of rugby men...
National Gran Slam book cover
I am now running two projects at the time! But one has a dead line so I have to prioritise. Choosing the colours for the book cover  it's good fun. Part of the Seniors Month activities.
After a long rest
Derby contact sport for women!
Emerging Artist
I did a lot of mistakes in life but I am learning from them... yes I took my time . In the last 3 years I have achieved more than expected and I am well on my way to be...
social media
Hi  I had the opening for SHINE LOUD exhibition last Saturday and it was fantastic. Check out my posts on mental health on my Instagram account just type lamarchesarvia  and you will find all the latests sketches info etc. Figurative expressionism...
2022 DEVELOPMENTS
Two major events for me artistically, I got selected by an online gallery in Sydney to be represented by them The Whitfield Collection and finally this group show SHINE LOUD in Brisbane is now happening in August...and the year is not over!...
Dyslexia a neurological disfunction or talent
August 6th 2022, from 2 to 4 pm is the official opening of SHINE LOUD a small group exhibition of people like me who are so called "different" . Art From The Margins Gallery 136 Brunswick st Fortitude Valley, in...
Exhibitions and new presence online
July and August are very busy suddenly two shows one online in Paddington Aspire Gallery large size artworks and one is a group show in Art from The Margins Gallery Fortitude  Valley  and not to forget a new presence on an online...
NO EASTER BUNNIES
Homage to William Blake and the Divine Comedy . Pour le plaisir des yeux. Figurative expressionism with a conscience. Watercolour painting
PLEASURE
Not very enthusiastic  about anything I went to the art meeting on Wednesday happy nevertheless to see my art and collogue friends. I was challenged to create a masterpiece by getting inspired by one of the great masters. I choose a sketch...
Life Drawing
Last Wednesday I went for the first time since the pandemic to a face to face life drawing session. How exciting! What a pleasure after 2 years of drawing online. Two models were advertised for this event and I was...
Life Drawing
3 Dimension to 2 dimension via a camera drawing and down on a sheet of paper
It's on its way...exhibition November 4th to December 6th 2021

Watercolour figurative expressionist still life paintings will be exhibited at the Hub Gallery Caboolture Regional Art Gallery

November 4th to December 6th 2021

ART VIEWS
Art is a matter of personal view.
Online drawing from Sydney in Brisbane
Sydney is again in lockdown so I did online drawing with Frank and the gang from Last Peak Life Drawing. The theme Stepford Wife with Carly as model.   as usual I do my 30 seconds line drawing and few days...
Art Competition
Naked Nude /Manning Regional Art Gallery New South Whales, Australia Strategy for entering the right competition: 1-Check out if it is nation wide or state wide and think about your cost to send the artwork and get it back ....
This expressionist female artist is ready to create
The studio is in working order and I burn to work and dirty those new walls! Bring it on this expressionist female artist is ready to create.
Haunted

Haunted is an expressionist watercolour, like a stab in the dark the Covid19 vaccine contains fear as well as hopes.

Second artwork selected for an award in less than 3 months
It is with joy and a certain pride that I announce that a second artwork being selected for an award in less than 3 months. Winter Dish expressionist still life has been selected to be in the Moreton Bay Art Award a yearly...