Monthly Archives: February 2014

Omri Amrany and Itamar Amrany Featured on L.A. Live

Omri Amrany and Itamar Amrany were featured on L.A. Live during their recent visit to Los Angeles. Check out this great video interview highlighting the works from the Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt Amrany! The works featured are located at Star Plaza near STAPLES Center in Los Angeles. Omri touches on the materials used in […]

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Chicago Art Becomes Accessible to All

For those of us who are able move around independently and without difficulty, it is easy to take for granted how we can experience art around Chicago, from the various museums to street art. Some people who are not able to get around as easily could miss out on all the city has to offer […]

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Story Behind the Faces of Millennium Park

  Everyone who has wandered the paths of Millennium Park knows about the unique structures that reside there.  Some of the most popular are the two structures that show faces and occasionally spout water, which cast shadows over the armies of children splashing in the water on hot summer days. But the story behind how […]

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8 Things You Didn’t Know About Claude Monet

Claude Monet.  Just his name brings to mind the Impressionist beauty that he created over the years.  But, as always, behind every interesting piece of art is an even more interesting artist.  Here are some fun facts about Monet. 1. His first name was actually the hyphenated “Oscar-Claude”.  However, his parents always called him “Oscar”.  […]

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Chicago Tribune Article Details Rotblatt-Amrany’s Plans for Ronald Reagan Sculpture

“On Feb. 6, the 103rd anniversary of Reagan’s birth, Burke and the committee displayed that design and announced that the “nationally recognized” sculpture team at The Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt-Amrany in Highwood, Ill., would make the sculpture. It would stand 7 feet tall from a base that artist Omri Amrany said might be made […]

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Art & Science Collaborations, Inc. Features Julie Rotblatt Amrany

 “I believe interdisciplinary research and experimentation in art and science is essential to our progress as a human society.” – Julie Rotblatt Amrany   Julie Rotblatt Amrany, one of the extremely talented artists at the Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt & Amrany, was recently selected as the Featured Artist for February 2014 by Art & Collaborations, Inc. […]

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Magic from a Ballpoint Pen

When you think of ballpoint pens do you think of doodles in the margin of a high school notebook or high art?  Although some tend to put ballpoint pens firmly in the doodle category, according to an article on artnews.com, many artists are proving them wrong. Creating art with a pen is certainly nothing new.  […]

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Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt-Amrany Designs Ronald Reagan Lifeguard Statue for City of Dixon

The Fine Art Studio of Rotblatt-Amrany will be unveiling the design plans for a Ronald Reagan Lifeguard Statue today, February 6, 2014, at a news conference in Dixon, IL. This day marks Ronald Reagan’s 103rd birth date. The proposed statue will be 7 feet tall and sculpted in bronze. It will depict Ronald Reagan as […]

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Explore World History Through Art

What better way to experience history than through art?  Examining pieces from hundreds or thousands of years ago takes you back to that era – the customs, the beliefs, and the people.  We can glimpse at their lives through the artists’ eyes. If you love seeing history through the eyes of an artist, you’re in […]