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BEN MORALES-CORREA

Fine Artist

Three Classical Nude Paintings

Few subjects seem to stir more controversy than the depiction of the nude human body in art. Classical nude painting is not devoid of this controversy. Classical nude painting was the standard for the realist representation of both male and... Continue Reading →

A Portrait Drawing using the Russian Approach

I’m becoming ever more interested in the Russian method of figure drawing. Actually, it’s not a method invented or used only by the Russian art academies, but they have preserved the best traditions of the old masters and come up... Continue Reading →

What is a Great Work of Art?

In my art class, I employ a system of art valuation based on five criteria, here mentioned in order of importance: CONCEPT, COMPOSITION, DRAWING, COLOR and TECHNIQUE. This system is derived from the book “Great Works of Art and What... Continue Reading →

A Classical Landscape Painting

30 “x 40” Acrylic on canvas This painting, titled “Sunset on Lake Dos Bocas”, is an imaginary composition inspired by a beautiful lake in northern Puerto Rico. I chose to follow the principles of composition of the great 17th century master... Continue Reading →

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