• "Acropolis" by Contemporary Impressionist Niki Gulley

    13 days ago - By Daily Painters of Texas

    "Acropolis," Athens, Greece ©2022 Niki Gulley9" x 12" oil painting on panel
    On the first full day of our plein air painting and photography workshop in Greece, we visited the Acropolis in Athens along with several other ancient sites. It was truly awe inspiring to see a part of history from the fifth century BC and to imagine what life must have been like as democracy was beginning. In the afternoon, the painters set up their easels on top of the balcony at our hotel to paint this beautiful view of the Parthenon while the photographers continued touring the city. In this oil painting, I...
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