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With London Fashion Week having recently swept its way into the capital, bringing with it a haze of glamour and excitement, it got us at artrepublic thinking about how often the worlds of fashion and art overlap. We decided to delve into our extensive collection of prints and select a few artists whose work has been influenced by fashion and take a closer look.
artrepublic are returning to the North of England, bringing the experience of our Brighton and London galleries to this year’s huge event, the Buy Art Fair.
Films and their stars have both proved to be incredibly influential in the work of a great number of artists. At artrepublic we have a plethora of magnificent prints by artists who have been inspired by films in different way to create beautiful unique images.
Beautiful prints are what we specialise in here at artrepublic so it seemed rather fitting to examine the process behind some of the fabulous works we showcase both online and in our gallery.
This week we’ve seen fans flocking in to snap up Rob Wass’ magnificent new print ‘Murmuration’. The work is an elegant depiction of a tree formed from wheeling and darting starlings. This exclusive release has inspired us find shade from the summer sun and contemplate our favourite trees in contemporary art...
Australian artist Warren J Fox swapped London for Brighton and from his seaside studio he is now crafting images ranging in style from photorealistic pencil or ink illustrations to colourful graphic compositions like his new print ‘Freedom’. Warren was kind enough to put down his pencil for a few minutes to answer our probing questions about his life and work.
Our recent article on ‘Selfies and the History of Self Portraiture’ has inspired our latest competition... Can you put yourself in the picture and recreate an artwork in ‘selfie’ form to be in with a chance of winning £200 to spend at artrepublic?
The city of Venice in Italy is a unique and precious repository of art with a distinctive and influential role in the history of visual culture. Whilst Venice is well known for its ancient works, this magical Italian city remains as inspirational as ever. Check out these 5 incredible, Venice-inspired, contemporary artworks...
Contemporary painter Sarah Shaw graduated from Falmouth College of Art in 2001 with a first class honours degree in Fine Art. Based in Brighton, she creates incredible paintings which explore some of the conditions of being human and the concept of living through time. New to artrepublic, Sarah kindly took some time away from her brushes and canvases to answer our curious questions..
World Cup fever has gripped the country once again and the sight of different nations coming together to celebrate the beautiful game has got us thinking of the various countries being represented at our Brighton Gallery and the variety of great prints we get from all around the world.