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Marcus1000
Member Since: 8/22/2008


Gifts Received (2)



  • Color Pencils
    F$1
    from Allen

  • Paint Brushes
    F$1
    from Allen


Bio


Name: Marc Eliuk
Gender: Male
I'm an: Artist
Location: Saint John, Canada
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 240 lbs
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
About Me:
I am both an oil portrait and surrealist artist. I am mostly known for my oil portraiture with a life-like quality, especially in the eyes. My meticulous love of portraying the finest of details enhances the realism of my work. In public showings of my work, many mistake my paintings for photography; for the record: it’s all hand painted on canvas, taking countless hours to perfect each work, using a simple paint brush.

My passion is to paint, my intensity drives me to pour my soul into every  ...more
Interests:

Painting, creating all the time (in fact I can't stop creating things), weight lifting, prospecting in "Canada's outback" when possible, philosophy, and meaningful discussions
More Info:
Appraisal

“Marc Eliuk's photorealistic portraits and surrealistic paintings reach to the depths of the human spirit, which has usually been true of 'great artists' historically. It is rare in this age of ubiquitous trivia to find such an innate talent for courageously portraying, on canvas, existential aspects of the human condition that parallel those explored by classic literary figures like Dostoevsky, Kafka, Camus, Brecht, Sartre, Beckett.”

--Lawrence Alfred Powell, editor-in-chief, Le  ...more
Links:Artistry of Marc Eliuk

Comments





Lexisdaone
6/16/2009 12:08 PM
Amazing Art! I just stopped by to introduce myself I'm Lexis new to the site, I'm in the "Fiercest Pose" contest check me out.

zladyoh
4/15/2009 10:26 PM
Your work is so real looking...your work is wonderful!

archerold
1/3/2009 11:18 AM
hi marc! wonderfull artworks yo got here. I'm admiring your talent. i'm in progress to develop in oil painting also. Keep up your beautifull works

Shockpic
10/31/2008 1:42 PM
Marc you are a real talent. WOW superb.. I have not one ounce of talent on the canvas.. My skill is photography

Great work and Im a fan
Mark