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Etymologically, calligraphy is derived from the Greek words for ‘beauty’ and ‘writing.’

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But it is only through the act of establishing communication between the mind and the heart, the mind and experience, that you become an individual, a unique being — a soul.


"Presence" by Lacey @EvilRobot42 Bryant for #Lacuna

  • 35 x 20 inches
  • © 2014
  • Oil on Wood Cupboard
  • (sold)

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Artist Adam Lupton gaze explores psychological and sociological struggles in modern society. Painting in oil, blurring lines between realism and expressionism helps Lupton probe the internal and external dialogue faced in his multi-directional narratives.

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SPOTLIGHT: Portraits by Christina Hoch

Gorgeous. Cristina Hoch is a young photographer from the south of Spain. Her portraits have a powerful, edgy quality.

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Artist Alexander Belozor is Ukraine’s first underwater painter.

"It is not only my environmental awareness that moves me. From the artistic point of view it is a serious impact into the development of art. Studying the underwater sphere I explore for myself and others the different laws of perception of sunlight by a human eye. This is a new and unexplored world for artists who paint in air sphere and study laws of refraction of light in the air. These personal discoveries are seen in artworks, because every scenery is a live impression of an artist who paints en plein air under water.”

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Nava Lubelski born 1968 in New York City is a contemporary artist who currently works and lives in Asheville, NC. She graduated with a B.A. in Russian Literature and History from Wesleyan University and is best known for work that incorporates abstract painting with stitching, stains and holes in the canvas. Lubelski also creates a series of flattened sculptures made from shredded and cut paper. Her work has been exhibited nationwide and she has received numerous awards.

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A writer is a world trapped in a person.

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Our Summer 2014 Windows

It could be said that spring is floral season, but then, like clockwork, summer… >

Our Summer 2014 Windows

It could be said that spring is floral season, but then, like clockwork, summer arrives and it’s wildflowers from coast to coast. As our display…

A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.