Artist

Tanya Grabkova
Brooklyn, New York

Tanya Grabkova started painting professionally back in 2000 in order to become a part of the prestigious Russian Union of Artists. She enjoys experimenting with different techniques and mediums, everything from painting to collage. Because her husband also makes art, they oftentimes work together. Living in New York continues to inspire a lot of her work. When she’s not making art, she enjoys traveling, spending time with her family and reading.

Artist and Customer Comments


K Nielsen 4/18/2016 | 12:11 AM

What a unique and beautiful use of color, line and medium! I was instantly drawn to your work, as it mirrored the beautiful simplicity of the people and the world around us. As a girl, I loved to collect Willow Tree Dolls. These are wood carved figurines that never have faces or feet or fingers, but are able to portray such deep emotion. You have used this technique, but incorporated beautiful color and added harsh lines in the softest of ways. I am thankful to have come across your work, and am excited to see more and more as you continue to create. Thank you for your talent!

C Hastings 3/24/2014 | 8:54 PM

I love these!!! The colors are vivid but the scenes are subdued. A perfect balance. No one has a face which allows for a completely non-judgmental viewing. Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous. --C

Girl with Pigeon
by TANYA GRABKOVA


Acrylic painting on stretched canvas
One-of-a-kind
Signed on back
2016

24" h x 18" w x .7" d
2 lbs. 0 oz.

$875


Financing available through Affirm
Question

Payments as low as

Artwork Details

Comments About This Piece

This piece is on a gallery wrapped canvas with finished white edges. It comes ready to hang. 

Acrylic painting

Acrylic paint was made commercially available in the 1950’s. Acrylic is a fast drying paint that can be diluted with water, but becomes water-resistant when dry. Acrylics can be applied in thin layers and washes to resemble watercolor paints, or they can be applied in thick layers, built up for texture. The main difference between oil and acrylic paint is the drying time. Oil dries slowly, allowing more time to blend colors and apply glazes. Artists who use acrylic paints typically work faster than those who use oils. Additionally, acrylics offer more versatility and are often used for mixed media work. Artists can mix different materials into the paint, such as sand or rice. They can also apply other media on top of the dried acrylic, such as pastel or pen.

Stretched canvas

Canvas is a heavy-duty fabric used as a painting surface. When a canvas artwork is labeled stretched, it means the canvas has been wrapped around a wooden frame (the ''stretcher''). Stretched canvases typically do not require framing.

One-of-a-kind

A one-of-a-kind artwork is a unique piece handmade by the artist. There is only one in existence. The work may be part of a series, however, the piece itself is unlike any other. This piece is available exclusively at UGallery.

Free Shipping and Returns

Free Shipping:

We offer free shipping in the United States on all our artwork. Additional charges may apply for international orders.

Expert Packaging:

Your artwork is expertly packaged with our custom art boxes. No peanuts, no mess.

Week-Long Test Run:

Try any piece in your home risk-free: We want you to love your new art, so if a piece doesn't quite work in your space, return it within 7 days of receiving your order and we'll issue you a refund on the price of the art. We will pay for the return shipping on pieces measuring up to 50 inches on the longest side. For larger artwork or pieces shipped outside of the United States, please see our complete return policy here for details.

If you have any questions about our shipping process, please email us at sales@ugallery.com

About UGallery

We are a unique online art gallery offering affordable art for sale from the nation's most talented mid-career and emerging artists. Our expert panel carefully selects each artist and piece we exhibit so that you can purchase artwork with confidence.
Browse
1. Browse
Browse art in a range of styles, with straight-forward pricing set by our expert curators.
Browse
2. Receive
Art is shipped directly
from artists' studios in custom-built boxes. No peanuts, no mess.
Browse
3. Hang
Artwork arrives at
your doorstep
ready-to-hang! Free shipping, free returns.