Traditionally, commissions are ways of creating portraits of various things, objects, or non-representational interpretations of what a visual artist may create for the patron.
Sometimes, objects or items that are meaningful and important for the patron are often the theme or subject matter or the work being commissioned.
Historically, commissions are what most artists made a living on. Artist rely on patrons to give them the opportunity to create a work or works of art for them so that the art can be a keepsake for a lifetime. The portrait created by Amy Sherald of the former First Lady of the United States of America, Michelle Obama, was a commission. The abstract expressionistic / figurative expressionist portrait by Elaine de Koonin of former President, John F. Kennedy was a commission. Throughout history and to this very day, artist continue to earn a living creating their interpretations of various topics and thematic concepts from patrons. My commissions range from interpretive portraits, festival posters to my patron’s personal stories. There is no commission that is not worthy of creating. Large or small and of course a range in price.
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“For the love of art & music” - Ligel
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As an artist, it is always good to give back. As a wedding gift to my friends in this picture, I painted a portrait of the two lovely couple using the Fauvist style during their wedding reception way back in 2010. That was the first time in the last time I actually did that for anyone. This was truly a special gift. Afterwards, I gave them the painting as a gift! #painting #fauvism #friends #artist #friendship #wedding #love #fauvism #caring #excited #lovely #lovers #tampafl #tampaflorida #ligel #2010 #badmofo
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A few months ago, while I was still on a teaching assignment in Beijing, China, a young professional friend of mine (whom I shall not name) commissioned this oil painting of an artistic nude. (Ladies and gents, I do not shy away from painting artistic nudes.) She wanted me to use my neo-fauvist style to resolve this work. Presented are just a few pictures of the painting in progress and the finished product. This work was created in the spirit of art for arts’ sake. ——————————————————— Title: An interpretation of an artistic nude. Medium: Oil on canvas Size: 18 x 24 inches Year taken: 2018 Visit my website: www.ligel.com Email me: firstname.lastname@example.org Send me a private message or email me to commission a work of art or works of art from me today! Also learn about how to license my art. Private message me for details. #brand #artistlife #promotional #passion #getit #artislife #ligel #artist #love #loveyourself #nyc #powerful #marketing #marketingdigital #creative #gallery #beautiful #memories #work #commission #artcommission #artisticnude #2018 #oiloncanvas #oilpainting #nude #nudes @theartdex