Two new tropical abstracted landscapes in a 36×36 square format, acrylic on canvas.
Florida landscape impressionist painter Peter Pettegrew’s enthusiasm for art and love for kids comes shining through in this video snippet from his documentary film “Heart of a Landscape Painter.” The whole DVD is available at the cost of shipping and handling from his publisher and videographer, Wind Dog Films. Call 727-894-5266 or email email@example.com.
I met up with Captain and crew at Christenstead Harbor in St. Croix, where we rented a car and toured the entire island. The shot of the pig was at an odd bar up in the rain forest that someone had suggested. Later that day we sailed for Buck Island, still a part of St. […]
See Marcos Pavón Estrada’s work. Cuban artist Marcos Pavón Estrada created all of his works by holding the paint brush in his mouth. He was born into a poor farming family in Holguín Province of Cuba and contracted polio when he was very young. The disease left him unable to use his hands and arms. […]
We found this article about Cuba’s art scene’s newfound popularity in the WSJ a little while back. Did you know that it is absolutely legal to buy Cuban art in the U.S.? While sugar and cigars remain restricted, Cuba’s art and culture are fair game for collectors, and always have been. Que Viva! We found […]
See more of Rodriguez’s art here. Alfredo Rodriguez, a self-trained Cuban artist recognized for his landscapes and luminous vistas, grew up on a farm in Reparto Siboney on the outskirts of Bayamo, Cuba. As a child he was immersed in a rural environment, playing amidst the coconut palms and mango trees and fishing in the […]
Peter just finished these paintings on canvas and board of the Florida and Southeastern U.S. landscape. From this new group, his painting “A Day At The Beach” is a fun departure from the usual wilderness scenes for which he is justly famed. Headquartered in Orlando, Peter roams the wild South and the Caribbean in search […]