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Artist You Need To Know: Anita Zotkina

Artist Spotlight, The Latest By December 6, 2017 Tags: , , , , No Comments

With her use of a dreamy, romantic palette and exploration of whimsical subject matter, Anita Zotkina’s paintings seem to come straight out of a surrealist fairytale. Inspired by writer Hans Christian Andersen, Zotkina’s work depicts faraway lands filled with love, intrigue, beauty, and fantasy. Yet, while the scenes on her canvases hardly seem grounded in reality, Zotkina’s paintings are expressions…


Artist you need to know: Dinara

Artist Spotlight, The Latest By November 15, 2017 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

San Jose-based artist Dinara Omarova paints abstract works that express emotions where words seem to fall short. Inspired by nature and the sense of freedom that it offers , Dinara’s abstract works embody the majesty, uninhibitedness, and beauty of the subject she represents. Unexpected and yet harmonious blends of colors sweep and dance across each of her canvases, creating dynamic…


Artist You Need To Know: Jonathan Rozo

Artist Spotlight, The Latest By September 29, 2017 Tags: , , , , No Comments

  With its clean, razor sharp aesthetic, Jonathan Rozo’s work exemplifies the beauty of simplicity. What lies behind this effect of simplicity, however, is a great deal of effort. Jonathan uses painstaking detail and materials like high gloss resin to create the sleek, minimalistic aesthetic you see in his paintings.  While undeniably modern, there is also something organic about Jonathan’s work…


Artist You Need To Know: Stephanie Jeanne Hardy

Artist Spotlight, The Latest By September 19, 2017 Tags: , , , , No Comments

    Combining her love of art with a love of animals, Stephanie Hardy’s paintings capture the joyful and innocent spirit of her subjects. An avid equestrian nearly all her life, Stephanie’s journey with painting began with portraits of horses, which later evolved into portraits of all kinds of animals. With its bold, eye-catching patterns and unique color combinations, Stephanie’s…


Artist you need to know: Brian Nash

Artist Spotlight, The Latest By August 31, 2017 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Inspired by the aesthetic and iconic images of his childhood in the 60’s, Brian Nash’s art is full of color, quirk, and character. With its bright palette and pop culture references, Nash’s work is reminiscent of Warhol and the Pop Art movement of the late 50’s and 60’s, while simultaneously managing to retain a wholly original quality. Nash’s work also…


As Vango turns three, we look at our position in the art world.

Art Market, The Latest By June 12, 2017 Tags: , , , , , , , , , 12 Comments

Vango turned three this month! Every year we reflect on what we’ve accomplished the past year and what we’ll do over the next 12 months to achieve our mission: to improve the experience of buying/selling art.  Admittedly, we have done far more for buyers than artists (something we’ll come back to). This year our anniversary coincided with the release of…


Artist You Need to Know: Ryan Fox

Artist Spotlight By September 1, 2016 Tags: , , , No Comments

Watercolor expert, North Carolina native, and former free-lance travel photographer, Ryan Fox transforms his years spent behind a camera into color-radiating works of art. Better than any post card you’ll ever receive (or send), his work sprinkles a sort of magical dust over landmarks well-known and non from around the world. His multi-step process and manipulation of the tricky liquid…


Artist You Need to Know: Alexander Eulert

Artist Spotlight By August 23, 2016 Tags: , , , , No Comments

Alexander Eulert’s story speaks for itself. He is intensely passionate about his craft, which only becomes more apparent upon seeing the fruits of his labor — bold, detailed, geometric compositions that put the balance of man and nature into question. End your summer on a high note with this week’s Artist You Need to Know.