Dark Clouds Up Above - Maurice Sapiro (Print)
Artwork Type: Print
Medium: Giclee Printing Pigment Inks on Museum Grade Fine Art Digital Archival Paper
Artwork Description: Dark Clouds Up Above portrays the powerful scene of rainclouds occupying the sky. This piece features a palette of subtle aquas and earth tones.
About The Artist: Highly regarded Realist painter Maurice Sapiro is no stranger to taking chances. As anyone who studies his work can attest, his ability to perceive, capture, and transpose light and color onto canvas is unlike any other. Sapiro has dedicated his life to art and as a result he has received many awards for his work. He has authored many art books which have sold over 48,000 copies and have been considered authoritative classics in the classroom and the studio for over 30 years. Maurice Sapiro is represented exclusively by Mahlstedt Gallery. Awards: Smokenders Prize, Paint & Clay Club Annual, 1981 New Haven, CT Hilda P. Levy Watercolor Prize, Paint & Clay Club Annual, 1986 New Haven, CT Shortell Prize, Connecticut Watercolor Society Annual, 1986 C.W.S. Award, Connecticut Watercolor Society Annual, 1988 Selected Exhibitions: The National Academy of Design, 135th Annual N.Y.C. Metropolitan Young Artists Show, National Arts Club, 1958, N.Y.C. Allied Artists of America, 88th Annual 2001 N.Y.C. The American Artists Professional League, 73rd National 2001, N.Y.C. Art Of New England, Lyme Art Association, 2002 Connecticut Watercolor Society, 1985 ’86, ’87, ’88, ’91