Yuroz at LA Art Show Jan 27-31, 2016 LA Convention Center Booth #1409 / 1508

Yuroz at LA Art Show 2016

  Yuroz is returning to LA Art Show this year, debuting his new contemporary collection of paintings and sculptures.  Los Angeles is home to Yuroz and this year’s show is especially meaningful to him. In this year’s LA Art Show, Yuroz will be unveiling the fruits of the last decade of his exploration with new mediums, new techniques and new tools with the aim to create new work that expresses his inner reflection on the human condition to connect with his viewers with added power. Not only did Yuroz’s famed “Eternity” sculpture receive a new luxurious 23K matte, gold-leaf finish, Yuroz is hard at work putting the finishing touches on a […]

Yuroz returning to Art Stage Singapore at Marina Sands Expo and Convention Center Booth F5 Jan 21-24, 2016

Yuroz and Noah’s Ark Gallery are returning to Art Stage Singapore from January 21 through January 26, 2016 this year! Of course our staple team of art advisors, Arnold, Jennifer, Karos, Alvard, and last but not least Yuroz, cannot wait to see friends and colleagues we met last year. Visiting with collectors, art lovers, art connoisseurs and industry leaders halfway across the world to catch up and share the latest finds is absolutely the highlight of our show activities. We have included in this article a number of pictures from last year’s show here, including our documentation of Yuroz’s excitement when drawing on shirts of children and friends and we […]

Pensive – Women in Yuroz’s Art (Part 1 of 3)

“In art, every palette leads to the next, every completed work leads to a new one, where the connection, even just a hint, remains.” – Yuroz An avid admirer of the power of women, Yuroz varies his composition, color, lines and shapes to express with prowess the multitude facets of different women he has observed over the years. Arresting their moments of solitude, Yuroz fortuitously offers glimpses of the kaleidoscope to their mind’s eye. Following is part one of a three-part blog series, an excerpt from Yuroz’s upcoming new book Women in Yuroz’s Art and select paintings from his recent release. PART 1 OF 3: PENSIVE Could it be that Yuroz has a habit […]

Yuroz’s Unique 6-steps Venetian Silver Process

Venetian Silver Process

Selecting the wood panel Yuroz selects high quality kiln-dried birch plywood and supports them by custom-made heavy-duty mortises on the back surface. Preparing the surfaces Yuroz then applies two layers of water sealer to the back and sides of the panel.  When the water sealer dries, Yuroz spreads a layer of clay on the front surface and sand it down.  More clay and sanding is applied two or three times until Yuroz is satisfied with the surface. Creating the images The artist then uses a drawing medium, sometimes watercolor, to draw his images, which is then sealed by a special fixative.  Using a transparent gel as a mock oil paint […]

Venetian Artisan’s Classical Technique in Applying Silver

For thousands of years the eyes of the civilized world have been captivated by the refined vitality, rich traditions, and dynamic advancements that define Italian art, architecture, fashion, cuisine, and mechanical design.  Venetian artisans during the Renaissance were respected for their skillful application of silver leaf on paintings, furniture, and objects of art. The exquisite colors and textures of these works of art were enhanced by the mysterious quality of light that they reflect.  The secret lay not only in the silver leaf itself but also in the surface to which it was applied. On reinforced panels made of linden or poplar wood, the artisans would spread gesso or linen […]

The Birth of Yuroz’s Venetian Silver Paintings Collection

Yuroz Venetian Silver Collection

Echoing the sensuous beauty of Venetian artisan’s classical technique in applying silver in decorative art and décor, Yuroz fused his classical techniques, his architectural training and his unique contemporary artistic expression in utilizing colors, textures and light and the illusive secret of classical artisans from the 13th to 15th century (Yuroz’s Venetian Silver Process) to create his unique Venetian Silver Paintings Collection. Fascinated by the elegance of the silver color, Yuroz created a timeless series with style, grandeur and sparkling luster. This collection carries the cachet of antique affluence that captures our 21st century’s fascination of the luscious aged look. “It all began when I came across a line of designer furniture featuring […]