José Cruz Herrera ( 1890-1972 ) was an Spanish painter who concentrated principally on Genre works and landscape art. He worked in Spain, Uruguay, Argentina, France and especially Morocco, where he lived for much of his life in Casablanca. Many of his works are displayed at the Museo Cruz Herrera in his home town of La Línea de la Concepción ( Cádiz ).
Spanish painter Alberto Gálvez is known for his oil on linen paintings that capture an enchanted world. His influences run from antiquity and Renaissance imagery to poetry and French avant-garde films of the 1960s. Throughout, he reminds us that the ideals of the classical period, proportion, balance and harmony, are still operative, inspiring and engaging.
" As soon as Perseus, great-grandson of Abas, saw her fastened by her arms to the hard rock, he would have thought she was a marble statue " - Ovid, Metamorphoses, Book IV With Andromeda and the sea monster Romanelli chose a subject that had fascinated artists since the Renaissance. The myth is best known from Ovid's dramatic account in his Metamorphoses.
Anne Dewailly is a French artist⏩, born in Roubaix, she lives and works in the North of France. Self-taught, she never received any training but her painting reveals great precision and a certain technical expertise. She varies pictorial techniques, using paint brushes, palette knife, a rag but even her fingers to apply paint on canvas.
I do not need money. I have need of feelings of words, words chosen wisely of flowers called thoughts, of roses called presences of dreams inhabiting the trees, of songs that make statues dance, of stars that murmur to the ear of lovers. I need poetry this spell which burns the weight of words that arouses emotions and gives new colors.