May
14
2015

Picasso Painting Breaks Record at 179.4 Million Dollars at Auction

Picasso's Painting Is The Most Expensive Painting Ever Sold   Pablo Picasso This past Monday, Picasso's "Women of Algiers (Version O)" sold at auction in New York for $179,365,000. The painting is considered to be one of the Pablo Picasso's most important works.  "Les Femmes d'Alger (Version O)", translated to "Women of Algiers (Version O)" is the final painting in a series painted between 1954 and 1955. The 15 part series of paintings created by Picasso are considered to be some of Picasso's best work due to the vibrant cubist depiction of nude and semi-nude women.    "Women of Algiers (Version O)"  The original seri... [More]
May
12
2015

Did You Know- Salvador Dali

Celebrating his 111th birthday a day late with some fun facts about this twisted artist! Salvador Dali and his pet ocelot, Babou We all know Salvador Dali as one of the more eccentric and flamboyant artists that graced the 20th century. Although we mostly know Dali for his trademark curly mustache and "melting clocks", how much do we really know about him or his art? Well here at the Splatter, we thought we'd celebrate his 111th birthday (born May 11th, 1904) and share some fun facts about Dali. So, here are some little known facts about this incredibly fascinating artist: Dali's whole name is Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dali i Domene... [More]
Apr
9
2015

Painter Michelle Courier in Jerry's Artist Spotlight

  Artist Michelle Courier has been painting with acrylics since she started painting in college at the University of Michigan.  " I was the ONLY student using acrylics then and I was determined to use them against my instructors wishes" said Michelle. I have used many different brands of acrylics throughout my professional career, and came across the Charvin Acrylics line at Jerry's online at www.JerrysArtarama.com and decided to try a few.    Michelle Courier painting with Charvin Acrylics After using the beautiful, richly hued paints I bought the entire acrylic line!  The pigment in the paint is incredibly rich and ... [More]

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