Entries by ArtAscent

Gill Bradley

Gill Bradley’s Taking the Plunge series elevates his study of the figure by capturing the nuances of personality in the most minute of gestures. Gestural yet genuine in the mood they convey, these selections reveal Gill’s sensitivity toward her sitters. Gill Bradley is the Gold Artist of the ArtAscent Figures call for artists. To see […]

Christopher O’Meara

Beach Bodies Growing up my parents liked to call me the smartest, the prettiest, the absolute best. I believed all of it, for a while at least. Adolescence has a way of fracturing even the most cherished fragments of nostalgia… One of the Hollywood icons of the 1930s, Mae West, said, “I speak two languages, […]

Katrin K. Radovani

Reviving the energy of abstraction, Katrin K. Radovani’s selections from her Fools, Masks, and Faces series seek to investigate and unwrap the figure as she explores both surface and texture in her compositions. Katrin K. Radovani is the Silver Artist of the ArtAscent Figures call for artists. To see the full body of work and […]

Olga Zamora

Since the very beginning of its history, photography became an efficient reproduction technique, providing us with the perfectly faithful replica. Yet, as shown throughout Olga Zamora’s work, photographs of art objects can have a meaning that goes beyond mere reproducing. Olga Zamora is the Bronze Artist of the ArtAscent Figures call for artists. To see […]

Ursula Beaumont

Aerialist I’m flying in the spotlight with a bungee tied to my midline propelled by daring I dance with gravity… Distinguished Writer of the ArtAscent Figures call for entry. To see the full body of work, grab a copy of the ArtAscent Art & Literature Journal Figures issue. www.ursulabeaumont.art

Dianalee Velie

Figures She, a silky six, He, a ramrod seven… Distinguished Writer of the ArtAscent Figures call for entry. To see the full body of work, grab a copy of the ArtAscent Art & Literature Journal Figures issue. www.dianaleevelie.com

Joyce Fox

The Figure of Speech that Broke the Camel’s Back ”What was that you said?” James asked. “I said—oh, just forget it.” Naomi said. “No. Tell me what you said, Naomi.” “Oh, leave it.” “No. I won’t leave it. What did you say, Naomi?”… Distinguished Writer of the ArtAscent Figures call for entry. To see the […]