Why would a modern artist want to paint like the masters from the 17th century? What makes paintings of fruit, bread, and flowers meaningful? Painter Paul van Ernich talks about time-honored techniques and the secret visual language of realist art in this Captivated by… interview. Van Ernich will show a body of work comprised of still-lifes, portraits,
San Clemente, CA – Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, a nonprofit southern California cultural center, will bring the international art scene to south Orange County in spring and summer 2018 with exhibitions from renowned contemporary artists in The Netherlands, Rwanda and Mexico. Both spring exhibitions are part of the institution’s Open Casa gallery program.