Press Release

Fighting for a New Normal: August 2020 Barebrush Art of the Day Calendar

Keywords:  art calendars, contemporary art online, art market

Ilene Skeen announces the Barebrush August 2020 Art of the Day Calendar -- 31 artworks to enjoy day by day.

Barebrush presents evocative contemporary art on the world's most innovative website. At, the purpose of daily art is to whet your visual appetites for art and life day by day.

Art of the Days.

The Barebrush August calendar begins with a dynamic and defiant sculpture, If I can't Dance, I don't want your Revolution by Robert Markey. Mr. Markey is an is a painter and sculptor out of Ashfield, MA, working and running art workshops in many parts of the world. He writes:

Quote by Emma Goldman a feminist activist late 19th and early 20th century. This was inspired by my peacework in Nicaragua during the Contra War in the late 80s

The Barebrush August calendar features 31 artworks: nudes, portraits, people doing people things, and more. Of particular interest is the exuberant Volare by Tony Lee (Aug. 5), and the ironic Looking to the Future by Dan Simoneau (Aug. 31).

Any day of the month you click on the calendar link at the end of this sentence and you will realize that all will be revealed in time...

July 2020 is now completely visible on the Barebrush website. Like real life, the August calendar reveals iteself day by day.


Barebrush shows paintings, drawings, photographs, sculpture and other visual art types. The monthly art displays began in 2006. Thousands of works are online for your viewing pleasure. Over 1,000 are for sale. Art lovers may contact the artist or request Barebrush to act as agent.

The goal of Barebrush is to delight art lovers. Our art shows expertise and emotional impact. Our dedicated artists enjoy sharing their vision with the world. All monthly art displays are easy to access in the archives.

About Ilene Skeen

Ilene Skeen, MBA, is the founder of Barebrush and a member of the Salmagundi Club of New York City since 1999. She is also an artist, author, speaker, and coach.

Contact information:
ILS Designs
3450 Wood Owl Circle
Bradenton, FL 34210

Phone: 917-806-7992
2018 - Press Room at PR Log
2006 - 2020 Barebrush Calendar Archives
Complete history


Art of the Day

Friday, August 7, 2020

Braxton - Drapery by Dan Simoneau, ISAP
Braxton - Drapery
Dan Simoneau, ISAP

Barebrush in the News:

New Westminster Record
April 2019
  • How nude is too nude?

  • Art & Beyond
    March/April 2013
  • Barebrush Bares All

  • NY Observer
    Mar 21, 2011
  • Art Disrobed
  • As the Flesh Fades, 'Nude' Painters Band Together

    Feb 2011
  • Review of My Nude Valentine by D. Maidman

  • ARTnews
    Dec 2010
  • Nothing Like the Real Thing