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Behrens - Evening Shadows

Our next exhibit will feature artworks of Chicago native, Howard Behrens. Born in Chicago, Illinois and raised near Washington, D.C., Howard Behrens (1933-2014) was one of the world’s most renowned palette artists, inspired to create his many masterpieces with a palette knife – a tool artists traditionally use to mix oil paints before applying them to canvas with a paint brush. “I kept changing my style,” he explains. “I feel like every painting is a prerequisite for the next painting. You co...

Mikhail and Inessa Garmash - Ocean for Two

Our next artist opening (April 21, Saturday 1pm - 3pm) will feature artworks of husband and wife team Mikhail and Inessa Garmash - considered to be two of the finest Romantic Impressionists of our day. Both Mikhail and Inessa have a long history of artistic excellence. Mikhail was born in Lugansk, Ukraine in 1969, and began pursuing his artistic inclinations from the age of three. Mrs. Garmash was born Inessa Kitaichik in 1972 in Lipetsk, Russia. Like her husband, Inessa excelled in arts as a child, pr...

Tucibat - Trees and Me

On Feb 17th (Saturday, 1pm-3pm) come meet Highland Community College ( Freeport, Illinois ) faculty Sam Tucibat and see his latest artworks! Entitled "Trees and Me", Tucibat's original artworks will be on display through March. Sam is a lifelong resident of northwest Illinois. He has developed a deep appreciation of the unique beauty of the area’s natural environment. After studying photography as part of his Communication degree at Western Illinois University, capturing images of the area has bec...

Atroshenko - Simply Stunning

Andrew Atroshenko was born in 1965 in the city of Pokrovsk, Russia. Accepted as a gifted child in 1977 into the Children’s Art School, Andrew graduated with honors in 1981. Two years later, Andrew entered Bryansk Art College, and in 1991 was accepted at one of the most prestigious art schools in the world, the St. Petersburg Academy of Art. While Andrew’s work was being sold successfully in galleries across Florida, California, Ohio and Arizona, the artist was taking part in a variety of group exhi...

Schitzo - Berberyan

Our next exhibit will feature Armenian-born painter, Ara Berberyan. The opening on October 28th (Saturday, 11am) will coincide with Downtown Freeport's Bootiful Saturday event. Known as "Arbe" in the art world, Berberyan is known for his abstract figurative paintings. Trapped in their own emotion states, Berberyan’s peculiar figures exemplify the strange and the mundane experiences we all face from time to time. An occasional flourish of vibrant reds, blues, purple, green or lavender grabs and pul...

De Luna Fine Art Gallery - Aspiring Artists Exhibit

On September 15th (Friday), please join us as we host an exhibition of works by local youth and students. Works from aspiring artists will be on various mediums and will be on exhibit through October 13th. The opening will coincide with Freeport's Paint-The-Port community event where the gallery will sponsor art spaces for under resourced children. Paint-The-Port​ is an event hosted by the Freeport Art Museum where downtown streets are transformed into over 800 squares measuring 4×4 as a canvas f...

Wylangowska - The Story Of My World

It is a tremendous privilege that we host a solo exhibit and also represent highly-acclaimed artist Lidia Wylangowska. Opening will coincide with the Music on Chicago Festival on August 4th (Friday, 5pm) at our gallery - 2W Main St, Freeport, IL. Lidia's incredible artworks will be on exhibit thru the month of August. A once-in-a-generation artist (now based in Chicago), Polish-born Lidia Wylangowska's masterpieces are figurative oil paintings on wood. For Lidia, "My art tells my story. It's a story of...

From Art to Fire and Explosives and Back Again!

On July 7th (Friday, 6pm-8pm) come visit the gallery for the opening of a solo exhibit by Chicago artist Cindy Marrazzo. Marrazzo's artworks are found throughout the US, Canada and Europe. Marrazzo's incredible paintings will be on display through the month of July. "I apply my physics and math education to my art." Many of Marrazzo’s pieces are painted in the traditional realism style. She often uses math in her design to deliver phenomenal realistic details to every scene, while her use of darks...

Magurany - In The Moment

For Jack Magurany, painting is a way to explore the relationships between various color harmonies and surface textures and allows him an opportunity to experiment with spontaneity and chance. It is also a way for him to develop his own unique artistic voice. The medium Magurany primarily paints with is acrylics. Its pure pigment allows him to translate his vision with intense and dramatic colors....

Pedro Roldan From Reality to Mystery

We are tremendously honored to represent internationally-acclaimed artist Pedro Roldan from Cordoba, Spain. Roldan obtained countless awards in painting that made him renowned in the art world. His works have been exhibited throughout national and international territories, especially in the United States and central Europe, forming part of private and institutional collections. They say that he creates magic with colors and that his paintings are as if taken from a dream, that his brushstrokes covers ...