Monday, November 28, 2011

Stephanie Breitbard Fine Arts: Holiday Art Trunk Show

I am thrilled to be included in this Holiday Show! I will be showing six dessert paintings. These three 12x12 donut paintings and three small yummy cupcake paintings. If you happen to find yourself in Mill Valley on Dec. 8 between 10 am and 8pm. Please stop in.






All Three Donut Paintings Sold at the Holiday Art Trunk Show!







Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Monday, October 3, 2011

Two donut subjects from the "Doughnut Vault" in Chicago

"Not So Old Fashioned" - Oil - 24x24 and "Chocolate Glazed" - Oil - 24x24
The Doughnut Vault in Chicago is a local favorite. People line up around the block for theses amazing donuts. They are worth the wait. They start selling at 8:30 a.m. until they run out around 10:30.

Friday, September 23, 2011

Photos from the reception at La Galeria Gitana: "California's Amazing Bounty" September 17, 2011

Friends and Collectors Nada Alpert and Linda Hill. We are standing in from of my paintings "Promises" that was sold that night.
Another friend and collector, Heidi Glickman. We are standing in front of "Napa Sunrise". Heidi is now the owner of this painting.
Nada pointing to my painting "Peasant's Lunch, Napa" which she bought that night. Below "Peasant's Lunch, Napa" is my painting "Oranges and Wine.
Friends Denise and Bill in front of my painting "California Gold"

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

"California's Amazing Bounty"






Just wanted to let you know of an exciting show I will be in from September 17 to November 5. The opening reception is Saturday, September 17, from 6:00 to 10:00. This is a wonderful gallery in the new hip area of the city of San Fernando. La Galeria Gitana, 120 N. Maclay Ave. St. E, San Fernando, 818-898-7708.
I have six paintings in this show. All are painted within the theme of show, "California's Amazing Bounty". I have depicted orange groves, vineyards and still life paintings combining the two. No dessert paintings this time. ;-)

Also, check out my latest ad and editorial piece in the September issue of "American Art Collector" Magazine. You can see four of my paintings that will be in the show.



Wednesday, July 27, 2011

This is the Press Release for "A Touch of Gold" group show I am in.

“A Touch of Gold”

Art Exhibition at The Women’s City Club of Pasadena

The Women’s City Club of Pasadena at the historic Blinn House is pleased to announce its fall art exhibition, “A Touch of Gold.” The exhibition, which runs from August 1 through October 31, 2011, features fifty six paintings by eighteen California-based artists. It will be the second exhibition produced by Margaret Danielak, the Women’s City Club of Pasadena’s Curator of Exhibitions. The artists’ reception is Thursday, August 11 from 6 pm to 9 pm.

“I am thrilled to be able to showcase the work of such talented artists from throughout the state. The venuethe beautiful and historic Blinn Housecontinues to inspire me. I look forward to sharing these fall themed paintings with the community,” says Danielak.

The “Touch of Gold” exhibition features the work of artists Scottie Brown, Barbara Davidson, Lee Edwards, Julie Hill, Olga Kaczmar, Anna Kelly, Athena Mantle, Beverly Lazor, Robin Neudorfer, Ferial Nassirzadeh, Kate Moriarty, Terry Romero Paul, Julie Snyder, Carol Steinberg, Diana Stewart, Beth Summers, Trice Tolle and John Paul Thornton.

The Blinn House was built in 1905 for lumber baron Edmund Blinn and his family. The Blinns hired popular Chicago architect, George Washington Maher to design their California home in the Midwestern Prairie School Style. The building has been home to the Women’s City Club since 1945 and continues to serve the Pasadena community as a meeting place for civic, cultural, and educational activities.

“A Touch of Gold” will be on view from August 1 through October 31, 2011. The reception is Thursday, August 11 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The reception is free and open to the public. The Women’s City Club of Pasadena is located at 160 N. Oakland Avenue in Pasadena, CA 91101. Free parking is accessible behind the building from Madison Avenue. The phone is 626-796-0560 and website is www.womenscityclub.com

The Women’s City Club of Pasadena is open for art viewing Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. During the run of the exhibition, Curator Margaret Danielak will be on hand for special viewing hours on Fridays from 3 pm until 5 pm and by appointment. In addition, courses in art marketing and art collecting will be offered. Curator Margaret Danielak may be reached through her website at www.danielakart.com via email at Margaret.danielak@gmail.com or via phone at 626-683-9922.

I am very happy to have two paintings chosen for this important show.

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Still Life Show at Carter Sexton

I am very happy to be included in this fabulous still life show at Carter Sexton in North Hollywood. The show starts July 8 and runs through August 5. The artist's reception is July 8 6:00 to 9:00. I won't be able to attend the reception but if you find yourself in the area I hope you can stop in at some time. If you don't recognize my painting, it is the one in the lower left corner. That's right, the dougnuts and coffee!

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

At the SfVAC Spring 2011 Show

I had two paintings juried into the SFVAC Show at Gallery 800, 5108 Lankershim Blvd. in North Hollywood. I am standing in from of my painting "Peasant's Lunch", 11x14, Oil on canvas. I was honored to have been given a Merchant's Award for this painting from juror Frank Lennartz. Frank told me I had captured the feeling and mood of sitting at a picnic table in the wine country. The show is open until June 11.

Great press for the "Sweet Tooth" show at the Happening Gallery

Proud to be included in this press release for the show. The image is of my newest doughnut painting called "Homer's Pink Doughnut"!

Friday, May 20, 2011

Photos of the artist's reception at "The Happening Gallery" in Marina del Rey



It was a wonderful artist's reception at The Happening Gallery. Lots of friends, family and collectors stopped by to to the latest doughnut painting, "Homer's Pink Doughnut", "Chips", and three deliciously sweet cupcake paintings!

Monday, May 2, 2011

"Sweet Tooth" Show at The Happening Gallery

I am pleased that my image "Homer's Pink Donut" was chosen for The Happening Gallery's announcement. The show is called "Sweet Tooth"!

Friday, April 22, 2011

April Issue of American Art Collector

I am excited to share with you my presence in the April American Art Collector magazine. Page 34, "The Savvy Collector's Preview Guide To Upcoming Shows" talks about a group show at The Happening Gallery, 4047 Lincloln Blvd., Marina del Rey, Ca., that I am in. Also, page 68, in the Epicurean Art Today section has an editorial piece with additional images of my work on page 70 and page 72!

Please come to the Artists Reception, Sunday May 15 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Thursday, March 31, 2011

I am very pleased to say that my painting "Candied Apples" was juried into Randy Higbee's 6" Squared Show!



I am so very proud to have a painting selected for this show. Yeah! It is my understanding that there were 1200 submissions. Very fierce competition.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

"Fleurs" 24x24 was juried into "Women Painter West Celebrates 90 Years"!

I am so pleased that "Fleurs" was juried into this show. The style is a departure from my dessert paintings but it is a direction I want to explore more of. Not to worry, I will still paint donuts!
The show is at Designer Services Group, 4939 McConnell Ave., Unit N, Los Angeles, Ca 90066. (310) 306-3277. The reception is February 25 from 5:00 to 8:00.

Monday, February 14, 2011

"Happy Valentine's Day"

Wishing you all a very sweet day with my painting "Be Mine Cupcake"! It measures 8x10 and is done in oil paint.

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

2011 NVAL National Show

I am very pleased that my painting, "Breakfast With A View"(Oil- 18x24) was accepted into the juried North Valley Art League's national show. The show is in Redding, California. The show opens January 25, 2011 to February 26, 2011.