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Vaadia, Boaz
Boaz Vaadia (born November 13, 1951) is an American/Israeli figurative art sculptor known for working with bluestone slate. Vaadia was born in Gat Rimon, Israel. He studied at the Avni Institute of Art and Design, Tel-Aviv, Israel between 1967 and 1971.
Vaca Jr, Victor-Hugo
Maverick Artist, Victor-Hugo Vaca Jr., "The Voice of the Lied To Generation" is a Renaissance Man who has appeared on every major network including ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, PBS, WB, Univision, Telemundo, MegaTV, GenTV and several radio outlets and talk shows including, FOX Powertalk.
Valsecchi, Olivier

 

 

 

van Aelst, Willem
Iris Van Dongen is a Dutch artist living in Berlin who has exhibited her huge pastel drawings of pretty young girls all across Europe and North America. Iris's work is largely based on fashion shoots, and it's so damn pretty and dark and romantic that it makes us depressed to look at real fashion shoots, which are often ugly and bright and slutty.
Jan van Eyck (or Johannes de Eyck) (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈjɑn vɑn ˈɛjk]) (before c. 1395 – before 9 July 1441) was a Flemish painter active in Bruges and is generally considered one of the most significant Northern European painters of the 15th century. The few surviving records indicate that van Eyck was born around 1390, most likely in Maaseik.

2010 A book of portraits in collaboration with Louise Bourgeois.
2009 OUTLET, Paris-Photo09, Galerie du Jour Agnès b, Paris, France.
Gallery Karsten Greve : Catalogue Louise Bourgeois, Cologne, Germany
2008 HEADSHOTS, Galerie Praz Delavallade (Samy Abraham) Paris
KICKSTART, LIPF08, Lianzhou, China.

In her oil paintings Toos van Holstein uses her rich fantasy to create a completely own world, full of colours, full of influences of the many cultures on earth, but always recognizable.
Toos van Holstein (1949) studied art and art history at the Academy in Tilburg, where she received her diploma in 1978. She taught aesthetics from 1970 to 1990. In 1983 she had her first exhibition of oil paintings.
van Kleef, Jose
José van Kleef (1956, Utrecht) mainly works with human, animal and natural subjects and tries to express the longing for a world that no longer exists, a resistance against hectic modern life. Van Kleef paints a world that she would like to see around her. She does not execute a pre-fixed plan, but creates that world during the painting process.
van Manen, Hans

Hans van Manen (born 11 July 1932 in Nieuwer-Amstel, Netherlands) is a Dutch ballet dancer, choreographer and photographer.

Van Rensburg, Derric
Derric van Rensburg, internationally renowned for his superb impressionist paintings, is widely rated as one of South Africa’s top artists. He is well known for his colourful landscapes, the vineyards of the Western Cape, abstract wildlife and the use of bright acrylic colours in these paintings.
Vance, David

For more than 30 years, David Vance has enjoyed a successful career photographing advertising and editorial assignments for Cosmopolitan, Entertainment Weekly, Interview, Men's Health, Rolling Stone, Tennis, Uomo and Harper's Bazaar, Italia.

Sara VanDerBeek was born in Baltimore, Maryland in 1976 and studied at The Cooper Union School of Art and Science in New York. Her father was the experimental film maker, Stan VanDerBeek, who died when she was just seven. VanDerBeek’s semi-abstract photographs are based mostly on sculptural forms created by the artist.
Vantongerloo, Georges

Georges Van

Vasarely, Victor
From Wikipedia: Vasarely was born in Pécs and grew up in (then Pöstyén) and Budapest where in 1925 he took up medical studies at Budapest University. In 1927 he abandoned medicine to learn traditional academic painting at the private Podolini-Volkmann Academy. In 1928/1929, he enrolled at Sándor Bortnyik's műhely (lit.

Joana Vasconcelos is a Portuguese artist. She was born in Paris in 1971 and now lives and works in Lisbon, Portugal.[1] Her participation in the 2005 edition of the Venice Biennale affirmed her career within the international art circuit with the piece A Noiva (The Bride), a 20 ft. high chandelier made of over 25,000 OB tampons.

Vaux, Jacquie
Jacquie creates paintings that transform your bare walls into a natural paradise. Her paintings can take you to a place where you can experience the glory of nature, with all its amazing animals and plants. Ms.
Veenstra, Anton
EXHIBITIONS Hands On, Hazelhurst Gallery, Gymea Tamworth Textile Trienniale Miniartextil Cosmo, Paris, Venice Miniartextil Cosmo Como, Italy 2009 My Place, The Society of Arts and Crafts NSW, The Rocks 2009 New Social Commentary 08 Warrnambool Gallery Brave New Worlds, Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras 30th Anniversary Survey Show, Tap Gallery Darlin
Veilhan, Xavier

Xavier Veilhan (1963) is a French artist who lives and works in Paris. His work consists of photography, sculpture, film, painting and installation art.

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Velasco, Jose Maria
José María Velasco (Temascalcingo, 6 July 1840 – Mexico City, 26 August 1912) was a Mexican painter of the 19th century who made Mexican geography a symbol of national identity through of his paintings.
Velka, Stella
Stella Velka was born 7.8.1965 in Nitra, Slovak Republic. Her family lived in little village Melek, when she was child. In her teenager age Velka's family moved to interesting village Mojmírovce, near city Nitra, where her family still lives. Nowadays Velka has been with her husband and sons for more then 20 years in city Martin.
Venet, Bernar

Verlain, Paul

Paul-Marie Verlaine  (30 March 1844 – 8 January 1896) was a French poet associated with the Symbolist movement. He is considered one of the greatest representatives of the fin de siècle in international and French poetry.

Vermeer, Jan

Vernet, Joseph (Claude Joseph)

 

Claude Joseph Vernet (14 August 1714 – 3 December 1789) was a French painter. His son, Antoine Charles Horace Vernet, was also a painter.

Victor-Hugo, Vaca Jr
THE MAVERICK ARTIST VICTOR-HUGO VACA II http://www.livestream.com/ModernArtMusicMovement Maverick Artist, Victor-Hugo Vaca Jr., "The Voice of the Lied To Generation" is a Renaissance Man who has appeared on every major network including ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, PBS, WB, Univision, Telemundo, MegaTV, GenTV and several radio outlets and talk shows includ
Vidal, Antonio
Antonio Vidal Fernández (born February 20, 1928, Havana, Cuba ) was a Cuban artist. He was active in the fields of painting, drawing, engraving, graphic design, and sculpture. Between 1953 and 1955 he was a member of the Grupo "Los Once", Havana.
Maria Helena Vieira da Silva (1908–1992) was a Portuguese-French abstractionist painter. She was born on June 13, 1908 in Lisbon, Portugal. At the age of eleven she had begun seriously studying drawing and painting at that city's Academia de Belas-Artes.
Vigas, Oswaldo

Oswaldo Vigas (b Valencia, Carabobo, 4 Aug 1926) is a Venezuelan painter, ceramicist and sculptor. He started painting around 1942. His work was initially abstract but it became figurative with surrealistic elements, as in The Tetragramist (1943) and Composition (1943–4; both artist’s col.).

Vigée-Lebrun, Elizabeth

MADAME VIGÉE-LEBRUN - Élisabeth Vigée-Lebrun (1755-1842), peintre talentueuse, était la coqueluche des têtes couronnées car elle peignait leur portrait de façon relativement flatteuse et selon les critères les plus à la mode à la fin du XVIIIe siècle. Ses 30 portraits de Marie-Antoinette ont servi de tremplin à sa célébrité.

Vignoli, Fernando
Fernando Vignoli was born in Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, on August 14, 1960. He studied at Colégio Militar (a high school held by the Brazilian Army) and concluded his high school education at Colégio Pitágoras where he majored in architectural design.
Vine, Stella

Stella Vine (born Melissa Jane Robson, 1969) is an English artist, who lives and works in London. Her work is figurative painting with subject matter drawn from either her personal life of family, friends and school, or rock stars, royalty and celebrities.

Vinogradov, Alexander

Alexander Vinogradov est un artiste russe né en 1963 à Moscou. Il vit et travaille à Moscou.

Depuis 1994, il travaille en collaboration avec Vladimir Dubossarsky

 1963 born in Moscow

1980-1984 studied in the Moscow Art College named in memory of the 1905 revolution 

Viola, Bill

Bill Viola (b. 1951) is internationally recognised as one of today’s leading artists. He has been instrumental in the establishment of video as a vital form of contemporary art, and in so doing has helped to greatly expand its scope in terms of technology, content, and historical reach.

vitali, massimo

Massimo Vitali was born in Italy in 1944.

Voinescu, Peter

Romanian fine art photgrapher(born 1923. Imprisoned by Stalin-led government, then released and moved to the U.S.

From the Association of Romanian Art Photgraphers,

Voisine, Don
Don Voisine (b. 1952, Fort Kent, Maine) is an American abstract painter living in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, USA. Voisine was elected a member of American Abstract Artists in 1997 and became President of the group in 2004.
volz, andrea
VOLZANDREA ladyanopheles CURRICULUM ARTE: 1994 Gallerie Kesselturm, Lucerna, CH 1995 Div. mostre private, Lucerna, CH 1996 Altes Zythus, Zug, CH 1997 Altes Zythus, Zug, CH 1998 Presso Studio avv. M.
von Gloeden, Baron Wilhelm

 

von Wcht, John

Born in Holstein, Germany, in 1888, John von Wicht traced his interest in art to the age of 10 when he first began sketching.

Von Wiegand, Charmion

Charmion von Wiegand (1896–1983) was an American journalist, abstract painter, and art critic. She was the daughter of Karl Henry von Wiegand, the German-born journalist, and his wife Inez.

Vorbe, Gregory
Vorbe has broken the monolithic nature of contemporary art to open a window not on an aesthetic world thought as the "only one that can be" but onto another possible world awaiting its advent...
Vytlacyl, Vaclav
Vaclav Vytlacil was one of the forerunners of American modernism, working hard to bring autonomy to contemporary art forms like Abstract Expressionism in the United States.