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"Rolling Hills" by abstract landscape artist, Donna Winn

Mood of the Mountains | Gallery 44

A big part of Donna’s life’s journey has been putting images on canvas. Over the past 30 years, her work has seen tremendous growth and we’d like to share. Come join us for her first virtual solo exhibition: “Mood of the Mountains”.   “Mood of the Mountains” | a virtual solo exhibit by Donna Winn Read more about Mood of the Mountains | Gallery 44[…]

Abstract expressionist artist, Christa Haack, at work in her studio (Germany)

Q&A with artist, Christa Haack (Germany)

I met award-winning artist, Christa Haack, at her studio in southern Germany last year. A passionate artist, Christa creates her work with lots of expression and movement. She needs it, as art literally helps her cope with life’s daily challenges. Christa is unable to get to her studio due to the COVID-19 regulations, and I Read more about Q&A with artist, Christa Haack (Germany)[…]

Meeting the artist: Russian-Canadian artist, Elena Myasnikova

Q&A with artist Elena Myasnikova (Canada)

With a formal Arts education in Russia, and a Fashion Design diploma in Canada, Elena Myasnikova’s initial focus was on Stage and Theatre Costume Design, while mastering different painting and graphic techniques over time. A full-time professional artist since late 2018, Elena is working hard on establishing herself. We are curious how she is coping Read more about Q&A with artist Elena Myasnikova (Canada)[…]

Meet artist Arngrim Larsen (Sweden)

Q&A with artist Arngrim Larsen (Sweden)

Arngrim Larsen’s art is borne from his feelings and it is his therapy to understand and accept himself and the world. In our first meeting, Arngrim had already explained to me that he sees colours in and around himself and others: “Like other people can hear music in their heads, I see colours and patterns Read more about Q&A with artist Arngrim Larsen (Sweden)[…]

Staging with art helps sell your home

Home for Sale?

Staging with art for faster selling at a higher price Staging a home before listing, has increasingly become a good practice for home sellers. Staged homes sell faster and for more money than those that are not, according to industry analysis. The benefits of staging in numbers The Real Estate Staging Association (RESA) in the Read more about Home for Sale?[…]

Art Gallery & Art Rental

Virtual Gallery Tour

We are all impacted by our current difficult times. Our purpose at Try it ART has not changed: bringing color, character and joy to your home or office, through art. In the spirit of this, we thought we’d offer you an alternative option so that you can continue to enjoy art while going through these Read more about Virtual Gallery Tour[…]

Charley Jones, expressionist artist, residing in Colombia

Q & A with artist Charley Jones (Colombia)

Initially, I chatted with Charley Jones back in May 2018. An inspiring artist and capoeirista, with a deep sense of social justice. He told me then, his art is made to be shared. The responses we, as a gallery, receive on his work  have been very positive; both in Canada and the US. I wonder Read more about Q & A with artist Charley Jones (Colombia)[…]

Art 4 Offices at ActionEdge Business Coaching in Calgary

Art 4 Offices at ActionEdge Business Coaching

“Our office has art pieces from the Art 4 Offices program at Try it ART and it has really transformed our office. We frequently receive compliments from clients and guests at our office. We look professional, modern and unique, just the way we feel we are!” — Emma Gutsche, COO at ActionEdge Business Coaching, Calgary Read more about Art 4 Offices at ActionEdge Business Coaching[…]

Portuguese expressionist artist, Joaquim Lourenço

Q & A with artist Joaquim Lourenço (Portugal)

His life was not a bed of roses. Joaquim overcame major set-backs, both physical and mental. When his initial dream to become a professional football player was crushed, he found a new dream in becoming an artist. A well-known one, that is. High time to find out how this colorful artist is doing. Q & Read more about Q & A with artist Joaquim Lourenço (Portugal)[…]

Magdalena Morey in her new studio in Northern Spain

Q & A with artist Magdalena Morey (Spain)

Magdalena Morey and her husband Tom had a vision for their family: a home of their own, in their favorite region in northern Spain, Asturias. Last year, they could finally make it happen! High time we touched base with this hard-working artist and inspiring woman.   Q & A with Magdalena Morey As an artist, Read more about Q & A with artist Magdalena Morey (Spain)[…]