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Beginning with a career in watercolors and photo realism, Alana Kapell moves through various media of acrylics, oil paints, encaustic, ceramics, and rug hooking. Photo realism, abstract, non-dominant work and symbolism are represented. One reviewer says, "In Alana Kapell's art I see visual allusions to a rich variety of cultures and traditions: prehistoric, Ancient Greek, pre and early Christian, the pantomime tradition, current Mexican folk art, and even a kind of quirky pantheism a la Old MacDonald's Farm. Her work has the sacredness of icons and often the potency, whimsy, and aesthetic of child art."

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Alana Kapell
alanakapell Canada

PAINTING SIXTY YEARS illustrates my career in visual arts. Starting with my most recent exhibition/installation of rug hooking and video to my first works after highschool. Media covered include textiles, video, clay, papier mache, encaustics, watercolour, mosaic, collage, acrylic and oil paints.

Publish Date  October 16, 2008

Dimensions  Standard Landscape  102 pgs   Standard Paper

Category  Arts & Photography

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