Category: Artwork for sale

  • [Re-]Introducing Manomayakaya #3 – “Let it pervade everywhere”

    [Re-]Introducing Manomayakaya #3 – “Let it pervade everywhere”

    Important Update, May 1, 2023: After thoughtful consideration, Arts Gowanus has decided to pull the plug on our Artsy gallery, referenced in the post below. The Artsy site will be up just until May 15, after which time the links below will no longer work. Welcome to March 2023! Somehow, 10 years has elapsed since…

  • February Art News: works for sale!

    February Art News: works for sale!

    Check out my updated Artsy page for new works for sale!

  • Find me on Artsy!

    Find me on Artsy!

    I’m pleased to announce that I now have a presence on Artsy, thanks to the efforts of Arts Gowanus, our local arts organization here in my neck of the woods in Brooklyn. Here is the URL for my Artsy page: https://www.artsy.net/arts-gowanus/artist/john-azelvandre For starters, I have listed 10 paintings for sale on the site. I intend…

  • See my work during Art Slope!

    I’m pleased to announce that my work is appearing at The Ploughman in Park Slope, Brooklyn as a part of Art Slope, a week-long arts festival in Park Slope, Brooklyn.  The Ploughman offers Artisanal Cheese / Charcuterie / Craft Beer and Beer on Tap.  It’s located at 438 7th Avenue, Brooklyn, between 14th and 15th Streets.…

  • New Lifeworld paintings online

    The Lifeworld project continues, and I’ve recently published definitive photographs of the latest paintings in the series.  Here they are: So I’m making [slow] progress toward my goal of 108 Lifeworld paintings.  To read more about the Lifeworld project, click here, and to see all the Lifeworld paintings completed so far, visit my flickr album…

  • Featured Painting of the Week: Lifeworld 2

    My apologies – It’s been quite a few weeks since I’ve posted a “featured painting.” Life has a way of happening. But better late than never! This week I’m featuring Lifeworld 2, an intriguing work from 2012 — one of the very early pieces in my ongoing Lifeworld Series.  Lifeworld 2 is now available in my…

  • The Lifeworlds Project

    The Lifeworlds Project

    Lifeworlds is a long-range painting project I started in 2012.  The project started initially out of a desire to explore the square format in painting. The inspiration for this was not Instagram as one might easily suppose, but the square format Landscape paintings of Gustav Klimt.  I then chanced upon the evocative term “Lifeworld” in…

  • Featured Painting of the Week: Bonsai in Bloom

    The featured painting of the week is back after a short hiatus.  This week we have “Bonsai in Bloom,” a painting in acrylic I created in 2010.  The painting is 30 inches wide (about 76cm) and 24 inches tall (60cm).  It is available for sale and is listed in my Square store.  Of course, if you…

  • New Etsy listings are up tonight!

    I’ve added several pieces to my “Figureworks” collection in my Etsy store: works featuring the human form. First up is an interesting painting I created mid-2010 (it seems like yesterday) titled “Lovesick Android.” Lovesick Android was composed with acrylic paint on wood panel.  The gold and silver acrylic paints really stand out in an interesting…

  • Featured painting of the week: “Pear tree … Early Spring”

    Featured painting of the week: “Pear tree … Early Spring”

    This week’s featured painting fits this fine Spring week perfectly.  “Pear tree – East 56th Street – Early Spring” was created in 2010, and was inspired by flowering pears I observed and photographed on East 56th Street in Manhattan. This painting was created in acrylic on canvas.  It measures 24 inches (60cm) tall by 30…

  • This week’s featured painting: Skandha 1 (Torso 1)

    In keeping with the theme of the week,  I’ve chosen “Skandha 1 (Torso 1)”, a part of my figurative series, as this week’s feature. You’ll recall that I featured Skandha 3 a few weeks ago. Skandha 1 was created in 2013. Oil on canvas, it measures 24 inches (60cm) square.  It is now available through…

  • This weekend: Dirty Little Drawings!

    This weekend: Dirty Little Drawings!

    As I shared the other week, I am going to have several pieces in the Dirty Little Drawings show and sale this weekend. Here are all the details: What: Dirty Little Drawings is an exhibit and sale of erotic art featuring the male form. Each piece is on sale for $60. You can build or…