Collect the catalogued history of the ARC Salon Competitions with beautiful color reproductions of the winners' and finalists' artworks.
These exhibition books are pictorial records of the International ARC Salon Competitions. They trace the resurgence of the classical art tradition with beautiful color reproductions of the finalists work each year.
These are the Masters of Today and Tomorrow.
Each full color catalogue measures 8.5 x 11 inches, and is perfect bound.
100 winners and finalists are shown in full color for the 2005 and 2006 ARC Salons.Artworks for 150 winners and finalists are shown for the 2007 ARC Salon with 88 Pages and including the Keynote Address deliverd by ARC Chairman, Fred Ross to the Oil Painters of America, applauded as a definitive analysis of 19th century art historyThe 2008-2009 ARC Salon Catalogue, also 88 pages, with ARC Chairman Fred Ross' speech to the American Society of Portrait Painters delivered at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is included in its entirety. Click here to read this speech which has been read by over 100,000 people each year and has become required reading in countless art courses around the world.
2009-2010 catalogue - includes images of over 300 winners and finalists as well as ARC Chairman's speech William Bouguereau and the Real 19th Century
2010-2011 catalogue - has 16% more finalists from the previous year and we have given extra pages for the winners, ensuring that each 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winner was given its own page and Honorable Mentions are limited to two per page. We have also included enlarged details in many cases and enlarged the size of the images overall. The 7th Annual Competition Catalogue also includes Edmund Blair Leighton: The Prominent Outsider, by Kara Ross, first published in Fine Art Connoisseur and then reprinted in the Epoch Times. It includes new information and exquisite images of this important 19th Century artist.2011-2012 catalogue - 200 pages with over 500 finalists shown in full color2012-2013 catalogue - 214 pages including 600 full colors images of finalists in seven different categories. Also contains and in-depth article about the winners2013 - 2014 catalogue - 256 pages of 685 color images, article about the winners and the full Why Realism? speech by Fred Ross2014-2015 catalogue - 264 pages of 789 color images, article about the winners and Fine Art Defined by Fred Ross
Complete exhibitors listing
"My students and I just received the latest catalog from the ARC Salon Comp. and wanted to pass along how wonderful we thought the publication was! It was one of the best catalogs I have ever seen!!!"
Anthony J. Waichulis,
ARC Living Master and Director of the Waichulis Studio (an ARC Approved Atelier™).
To see the winners from previous ARC Salons™ have a look at:
11th ARC Salon 2014-2015 Winners
10th ARC Salon 2013-2014 Winners
9th ARC Salon 2012-2013 Winners
8th ARC Salon 2011-2012 Winners
7th ARC Salon 2010-2011 Winners
6th ARC Salon 2009-2010 Winners
5th ARC Salon 2008 Winners
4th ARC Salon 2007 Winners
3rd ARC Salon 2006 Winners
2nd ARC Salon 2005 Winners