The Painting of Sophie Dahl

The creation of Nick Lord's painting of Sophie Dahl, the second he has produced following the sitting he held with her in Maxim's in Paris last year.

Our Top Ten Rules When Commissioning Art

Since Art History began, commissioning has been a fundamental element in the creation of masterpieces and the establishment and maintenance of great artistic careers.

From Michelangelo to Lucien Freud, artists’ best recognised works are often works that were created alongside financial backers or commissioners.

Announcing the Winner of the Peoples' Choice Award 2012

 

For the people – By the people – The Peoples’ Choice Award.

Following the announcement of our 4 Signature Art Prize Winners on the 25th September 2012, chosen from hundreds of entries by our esteemed panel of judges, the job of judging the Peoples' Choice Award winner was handed over to you.

DegreeArt Announces the 40 Signature Art Prize 2012 Finalists

DegreeArt.com would like to announce this year’s forty Signature Art Prize Finalists.

Over 500 submissions were received, from student and graduate artists from around the world, entering for the chance to win representation by DegreeArt.com one of four cash prize of £1,000 each and gifts from our sponsors.

THE FINALISTS
(In alphabetical order)

 

LADY GAGA & STEPHEN KLEIN TAKE INSPIRATION FROM EMI MIYASHITA

Lady Gaga Fame

In Lady Gaga’s new publicity shots for her fragrance ‘Fame’ composed by famed fashion photographer, Stephen Klein, we are transported to a fantasy land of pixie-like borrowers, embarking on a mammoth expedition scaling the statuesque sculpted body of Lady Gaga.

TEN REASONS WHY WE LOVE VYNER STREET

DegreeArt has been based on Vyner Street in E2 for over five years and we have witnessed many businesses and galleries come and go here on the borders of Bethnal Green. Throughout these years we have celebrated great neighbours, fantastic exhibtion openings, and wildly popular First Thursdays.