LARA BLOG

BLOG: MEISSONIER – A PAINTER OF HISTORY

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Some painters do not achieve their fame until they are dead, others are hugely successful in their lifetime and then are forgotten by history.

BLOG: DENNIS MILLER BUNKER

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Those lucky enough to have visited the National Portrait Gallery’s current exhibition on John Singer Sargent may have seen, in the back room,

LIZET DINGEMANS WINS YOUNG ARTIST PRIZE

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LARA is proud to announce that student Lizet Dingemans has won the Young Artist Arts Club Charitable Trust Award for her impressive still life "Squid".

BLOG: THE COLOUR OF SHADOWS

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Students often find it hard to see the colour of shadows, compared with seeing the local colour of the lights. There is, however, a simple

JAMIE CORETH – NEW PAINTINGS

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We are pleased to announce Jamie Coreth who studied at LARA and in Florence is exhibiting at the Fine Art Commissions.

SOFT HANDS

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Hands are one of the toughest parts of the human body to draw or paint, as any art student will know. Their treatment by painters has evolved

RUSSIAN LANDSCAPES

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From Shishkin to Levitan - the progression of light in Russian landscapes

SUMMER TERM STUDENT WORK

Radoslav Topalov Figure Drawing Chalk and Charcoal Namushka copy

THOMAS LUMLEY EXHIBITION

Thomas Lumley Exhibition

Thomas Lumley’s exhibition ‘Between The Essence and The Descent’ 18th – 22nd November 11am – 6pm at

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