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Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks. Simonides

Korin Faught

Korin Faught

"Korin Faught was born in Phoenix, Arizona in 1981 and raised in Colorado. She received her BFA from Art Center College of Design in 2004. Faught finds inspiration in mid-century modern design, fashion, and white on white. Her work has been exhibited at numerous galleries in Los Angeles, New York, Toronto, San Francisco and Seattle, including Merry Karnowsky Gallery, Copro Nason, Gallery Nucleus, The Shooting Gallery and Aidan Savoy Gallery. Numerous websites have featured Faught, including, Artist A Day and Juxtapoz, and her work has been published in Abitare magazine. Look for an upcoming profile in the August issue American Art Collector magazine."

Fred Calleri

Fred Calleri

Fred Calleri was born (June 1964) in Maryland and moved to Arizona in 2001.
After and extensive period in Graphic Design and Marketing, Calleri decided to move to Flagstaff and take advantage of the history, scenery, people and especially the astounding light offered in the western regions of the U.S.
By studying artists such as Anders Zorn, John Singer Sargent, Vermeer, Sorolla and many others as well as living masters today -Calleri aims to reproduce classic and romantic images using the masterÌs palette and mood to create an emotional reaction.

As he explores different paths, the figure resonates throughout each piece. While experimenting with the figure and representational painting in general, Calleri found by adding a slight distortion he was free to let the image take him where it wanted to go. Caller injects into his images a romantic and mysterious quality. Ï I want the piece to have a rich, romantic, painterly quality that exudes lessons learned from the Masters while maintaining the original feel that my work conveys.

CalleriÌs experience at The Maryland Institute College of Art was a watershed event for him. The excellent training he received opened the window to all fields of art. Ironically, Fred took one painting class in college and only became seriously interested in professionally painting after the birth of his son in 1997.

Today, while Calleri feels especially compelled to paint the most classical of artistic subjects, the human figure, his body of work also includes landscapes and still lifes Ò whatever subjects manage to capture his interest as he continually searches the world around him for reasons to record an image with the brush.


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