Social realism

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Victorio C Edades (1895 - 1985) Victorio C. Edades (December 13, 1895 - March 7, 1985) is a Filipino painter who was the leader of the revolutionary Thirteen Moderns who engaged their classical compatriots in heated debate over the nature and function of art. He was named a National Artist in 1976. Subjects are distorted figures (those whose proportions defy classical measure), and Edades’ brush strokes are agitated and harsh. The choice of his subject also caused quite a stir to those who…

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BY JAY BAUTISTA | (Reprinted from Vision Petron Folio September, 2011) Photo by MM Yu In his book, “Letters to a Young Poet,” the eminent advise of the Rainier Maria Rilke to a budding poet seeking counsel to his poetry, he remarked: “one must ask oneself in the most silent hour of the night, must I write? And if this rings out in ascent, if you meet this question with a strong, simple “I must” then build your life in accordance to that necessity. Your whole life, even into its humblest and…

Phoebe Abduharis
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Yan Wenliang (1893-1988) Yan Wenliang (1893-1988) was a great fine art educator and landscape painter of last century. Yan Wenliang The Red Sea 1928 Zhang Chongren Zhang Chongren was an oil painter and a sculptor. Zhang Chongren Street of Shanghai 1939 Wu Zuoren (1980-1997) Wu Zuoren (1980-1997) was born in Jiangsu Province. He was a native of Jing County, Anhui. In…

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Cristina Bernazzani (Nuvolanevicata on Depositphotos) lives in a small Italian town between Lecco and Monza. Besides being a full-time social health worker, she is one of the Depositphotos top contributors with 30 years of experience in illustration.

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Edith Jiménez (1918-2004) Edith Jiménez was born in Asunción in 1918, to Eulogio Jiménez and de Silvia González. She began her painting studies with the teacher Jaime Bestard in 1943. This exponent of the painting in his country taught her the use of composition and colour which she will later use in her paintings. In 1952 she had her first individual painting exposition in the Agustin Barrios Gallery in the “Centro Cultural Paraguayo Americano”. A year later she was nominated the official…

Carmen Marcos