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Summer Bliss at Sanyres

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Summer Bliss at Sanyres


Sanyres at Puerto Banus, Malaga, hosts between 19th June and 29th August.
The Andalusian International Artists Group Original Art Exhibition


Cocktail Reception: Thursday, 19th June, 20:00.
Opening hours: Daily: 16:00 to 20:00.

The AIA-Group was formed by professional and dedicated visual artists from around Europe who are all living and working in the Province of AndalucĂ­a, in southern Spain. The Group is made up of 12 members from 7 different countries. This exhibition features eight artists.

Roger Cummiskey
Dolores Cummiskey
Richard Wood
Ivan Riis
Margit Bjorklund
Jane Gomis
Laurie Scott
Pixie Glore

The AIA-Group objectives are to encourage members to promote their work, enhance their knowledge, assist them in their careers, and promote best standards as Artists, between people from diverse backgrounds.


Sanyres: Retirement living in Spain. www.sanyres.es

Further information: Roger Cummiskey, Chairman, AIA-Group.
Email: ArtRoger@gmail.com – www.aia-group.ne…

Summer Showcase at Valtocado

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Andalusian Artists Three Day Show

Summer Showcase at Valtocado


The Andalusian International Artists Group celebrates the arrival of Summer with a Three Day Show of members work at The Studio of Richard Wood, Calle Colinas No. 46, Valtacado Urbanisation, Mijas, between 06th and 08th June 2006.

For directions from the Mijas – Coin road telephone 676 662 772.

Opening Reception: Friday 06th June, 7-9 pm.
Opening hours: Saturday and Sunday, 2-4 pm.

The AIA-Group was formed by professional and dedicated visual artists from around Europe who are all living and working in the Province of AndalucĂ­a, in southern Spain. The Group is made up of 12 members from 7 different countries.

The AIA-Group objectives are to encourage members to promote their work, enhance their knowledge, assist them in their careers, and promote best standards as Artists, between people from diverse backgrounds.


Further information: Roger Cummiskey, Chairman, .
Email: ArtRoger@gmail.com – http://www.aia-group.net/ - map on website…

Bloomsday 2008

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Outside the Gravediggers Pub in Glasnevin in Dublin following the funeral of poor Willy Dignam. http://www.rogercummiskey.com/


Bloomsday 2008.Mr. BloomBloomsday - June 16th - is an annual celebration among James Joyce fans throughout the world, from Fort Lauderdale to Melbourne. It is celebrated in at least sixty countries worldwide, but nowhere so imaginatively, of course, as in Dublin, Ireland where Joyce was born and about which he wrote extensively.

The novel, Ulysses, by James Joyce recounts the hour-by-hour events of one day in Dublin - June 16, 1904 - as an ordinary Dubliner, Leopold Bloom, wends his way through the urban landscape, the odyssey of a modern-day Ulysses. This year celebrates the 104th anniversary.

ReJoyce Dublin 2008!

Dedicated and not so dedicated followers of James Joyce and his writings have some fun on Bloomsday – which now can stretch to Blooms week – dressing up in garb of the period, reading passages from Ulysses, knocking back copious amounts of alcohol and c…

Bottle & Sphere

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Charcoal drawing of a bottle and sphere

46 x 32 cm

Completed May 22 2008

Castillo Sohail

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What a nice surprise!

I donated this painting to Cudeca, the cancer care charity on the Costa del Sol. A concert at Castillo Sohail, Fuengirola on May 3rd, 2008 entitled A Concert of Praise used it in their programme.

The BBC´s Songs of Praise recorded and broadcast the concert.

I am delighted to be in such good company!

Proud Artist.

Diana

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New original watercolor nude painting. May 2008.
29 x 23 cm.



Irish Art Awards 2008.

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ARTROGERIrish Art Awards 2008.To vote in the Irish Art Awards 2008, you must be registered with Irish Art Compendium.You do not have to be Irish but I grant you Honorary Irish status during the voting process!If you would like to register as a member please click here.Vote for Number 1.To see my individual entry, click on Roger Cummiskey here.This original painting is in the Collection of the Ayuntamiento de La Cala de Mijas, Spain.When you are ready to vote click the Vote for This Art button on the bottom right hand side of the page. After you have cast your vote you will be asked to confirm your choice.The closing date for voting is 31st August 2008.The winning entries in the Irish Art Awards 2008 will be decided by members of the public, peers and a panel of judges using a three stage voting system.Ten voters drawn from those who voted for any of the twenty short listed artists will each receive a €500 prize.
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