ELLEN GRAEL, PASTELPAINTINGS, Mixed media on paper. Washed ink, charcoal, pastel and acrylic


Ellen Grael Art Business page                                                                                                                    

AMSTERDAM. Contact: 0031(0) 6 48 488 289 / Info@ellengrael.nl / LinkedIn, Instagram: @ellengrael.   

MORE PASTELPAINTINGS AND DRAWINGS, click on PHOTO GALLERY / Have a look at SALES or contact the Artist
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Call for partnerships : Art foundations, Art investors,  sponsering (...and no loans ) to support or conduct my GREEN ART PROJECT, THE WATERS OF VENICE. Being a Dutch artist there are funding possibilites for art promotion in abroad.
With this project I catched the attention from UNESCO for having support, The Culture Sector of the World Heritage Centre in Paris. They say: 'We acknowledge the quality of your project, which gives special emphasis to environmental issues through art'. And saying that my art project is very interesting !! I'm invited by VENICE ART FACTORY they make a beautiful venue available for having a show during The BIENNIALE 2021. 
A special and complete social media campaign for maximum exposure.

1. Image of the Day, click at the link TO WATCH 
2. Artist ( STAR ) of the Week: From 5th till 10th April. arttourinternational.com  / first page. TO WATCH, click at the link
https://www.instagram.com/p/CNSajJtDnYi/?igshid=1gaf5ywemvei5  Featured in ArtTour Int TV show by Zoom- interview
3. ArtTour Int: Global Earth Day Project, create4peace campaign. Artists for a Green Planet, from 15 till 25th April

UPCOMING: Spring Issue. Ever Emerging Mag special Dutch edition, IKhuphe - hol es raus. My publication together with a selection of 12 Dutch female artists.

In planning stage about my Green Art project:
Interview by New York ArtNews
Exhibition 2021 in Venice with 'The waters of Venice' serie, 
I visited Venice several times and became inspired by the atmosphere, The floating sea-weeds and the colors of the Lagoon around the city. At my first visit I found close to the station a wall with marks about the danger of the rising sea -level within the coming years. Inspired by this danger I made this new serie. More information have a look at: About my work: the page Inspirational Venice.  
The waters of Venice 
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The Passion flower, 100 x 140cm                                                 The wells of Venice, 100 x 140cm
INTERVIEWS; have a look at that page.
2020: My interview Art Pieces by free-lance journalist, collection - and project management at Museum Belvédére, Jurjen K. van der Hoek.
2019: My Interview in Artist Spotlight, Dutch artists art magazine, Kunstenaars Magazine.Issue 96  
2018: Its Liquid dedicated interview by director Luca Curci.
I am a Durch artist living and working in Amsterdam. I started drawing at an early age. In my teens I followed private classes with a number of different artists. When I was seventeen, I visited for a study-trip Italy for the first time. Admiring the work of the many Renaissance artists, like Michelangelo, Da Vinci, Del Sarto, Botticelli etc. These famous artists where of great influence in my career later.
The materials I choose are minimal; ink, water, pastels and some acrylic paint. My pastelpaintings ( drawings ) are a mix of Eastern and Western tehiniques with a special pictoresque effect. Since my time at Art school, my affinity is with paper because the specific characteristics of paper I cannot translate to other materials such as linen.     
The Sounds of Nature
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The blue old Tree, 120 x 160cm                                                       The Pink Bells, 120 x 160cm