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Photograph of Artist LUISA CLEAVES LUISA F. V. CLEAVES GALLERY
LUISA CLEAVES LUISA F. V. CLEAVES GALLERY
Rockport, Massachusetts - United States


, Olivia, Figurative, Sold
, Uliana, Figurative, Request Price
, In Process, Figurative, Not For Sale

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Artist Statement

Fine portraiture is a sacred tool for me since it reflects and honor the subject in deeper ways. Every portrait that I have painted has generated strong emotional responses. In their testimonials, people speak of how looking at themselves,their children,or family members in their portraits has empowered them and made them feel more beautiful. About The Artist... South American artist Luisa F. V. Cleaves is a native of Argentina. She studied at The Superior School of Fine Arts majoring in Sculpture and Painting. Luisa exhibited her artwork in galleries, hotels, libraries, and art associations in Argentina as well as the U.S. Her work has been praised by such well known Argentinian art critics Cesar Magrini from "El Cronista Comercial" and E.R. from "Clarin." Luisa illustrated the title page of the book "Imagine", an homage to Frida Kahlo by international women poets. She has been interviewed by local newspapers, radio, and T.V. program "Aqui" Her work is in private collections in South America, Central America, Europe, and the U.S. She's an award winning artist and a member of The American Society of Portrait Artists. ...

Original Artworks (20)

Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, PEONIES IN RED, 2009, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2009
18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Henry Sleeper, 2009, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2009
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Emily Davenport Guerry, 2010, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2010
12 x 16 inches (30.5 x 40.6 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, TINA, 2010, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2010
20 x 24 inches (50.8 x 61.0 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, OLIVIA, 2010, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2010
11 x 14 inches (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Uliana, 2009, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2009
37 x 63 inches (94.0 x 160.0 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, In Process, 2008, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2008
18 x 24 inches (45.7 x 61.0 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Clarence Birdseye Frozen ..., 2007, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2007
38 x 46 inches (96.5 x 116.8 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Essex River, 2005, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2005
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Rockport, 2005, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2005
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Lanescove, 2006, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2006
16 x 20 inches (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Impressions, 2005, Original Watercolor,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Watercolor, 2005
25 x 31 inches (63.5 x 78.7 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Cardinal, 2006, Original Watercolor,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Watercolor, 2006
5 x 7 inches (12.7 x 17.8 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Adriana, 2005, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2005
22 x 26 inches (55.9 x 66.0 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, nuthatch, 2006, Original Watercolor,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Watercolor, 2006
22 x 26 inches (55.9 x 66.0 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Jeanine Burns, 2005, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2005
22 x 26 inches (55.9 x 66.0 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Plumeria, 2006, Original Drawing Gouache,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Gouache Drawing, 2006
22 x 27 inches (55.9 x 68.6 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Portrait of Mara, 2003, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2003
12 x 12 inches (30.5 x 30.5 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, Mirage  Portrait of Maril..., 2005, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2005
25 x 32 inches (63.5 x 81.3 cm)
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Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery, The Gardener s Lover, 2005, Original Painting Oil,    inches
Luisa Cleaves Luisa F. V. Cleaves Gallery
Original Oil Painting, 2005
29 x 39 inches (73.7 x 99.1 cm)
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