I would like to present my hand painted oil on canvas painting (recreation) of the artwork BALLERINA. I made this piece with the same amount of soul and emotion just like the first original painting. This piece is created with oil paint on artistic canvas using my unique technique of a palette knife. The artwork has texture, you can feel the strokes by touching the painting. By purchasing on this site, you are buying directly from the artist Leonid Afremov. I guarantee your satisfaction and the best customer experience.
The certificate of authenticity will include the name of the owner who purchased the piece of artwork. The certificate is signed by Leonid Afremov. If you buying this painting as a gift, please provide us the name of the gift recipient for the certificate. We can also ship to the address of the recipient of your gift.
about this painting:
Ballet is a miracle in motion
What is a ballet for you? For some people this is a narration told in a refined dance, while for others this is anarray of ideal well-honed movements, performed by dancers that look light as a feather when dancing. Afremov does not paint the landscapes only. There is a range of themes loved by this painter and dancers enter this list. This time he applies to the theme of ballet dancer. Beautifully painted canvas BALLERINA looks so elegant when she puts on her point shoes. The section “People and Figures” on Afremov’s site follows the section “Landscapes” in the number of works but their quality is not lower!
Ballet is the highest theatrical form of choreographic art. This European phenomenon conquered the whole world and generated many variations and interpretations in different parts of the world. The classical dance is a basis here, which is along with other disciplines and acting training brings miracle into a world.
Common characteristics of Afremov’s artworks
If you are looking for new decoration and the alternative to the landscapes wallpapers, you can pay attention to the dancing theme. It is always dynamic and interesting. Afremov can’t be called a predictable painter but there are some trends he follows. For instance, you can see the following common features on his paintings.
- He prefers to create cityscapes and landscapes at night.
- The background of his oil still lifes is an active participant of the events.
- Afremov prefers to combine pure colors right on the canvas, which is a usual technique for Impressionist painter.
- Afremov likes to present atmosphere in bright colors,submerging the objects into it.
- The same features are noticed on the canvas Ballerina, telling us about the girl who dedicated her life to art.
Obsession with ideal art
Many ballet dancers retire after 15 years of work in the theatre. What kind of work is it? They have to reveal a unique talent and incredible physical activity of the dancer. Work devours ballet dancers and they devote their lives to this art to please the eye of the audience who come to performance to enjoy the beauty of the motion. Ballet performance is like a live painting – it amazes us with its flawless beauty. All ballet artists are obsessed with ideal form and ideal movement for us to enjoy this perfection later on.