Blogs

July 2019.Teaching 7days workshop in Estonia,on the Baltic coast.

In the middle of the summer we invited our students to join us in Toila,small village on the Baltic coast in Estonia.
We choose this calm location close to the nature to give our students an opportunity to paint in comfortable and beautiful enviroment.
It was a pleasure to work together on different subjects and ideas.
The location gave us an opportunity to paint on the sea and on the river,in the forest and in the garden,studing a wonderfur motives of nature.

July 2019.Art tour in St.Petersburg.Russia

This summer me and my Husband Antonin Passemard did a four days Art tour in St.Petersburg for our students.
We were very happy to introduse the russian school of painting to our friends and students from USA.We had a wonderful time going around Hermitage,Russian museum,museum of Repin's Art Academy and Soviet Art Museum.
We did it on purpose before our seven days workshop in Estonia to get the inspiration and knowledge for the new paintings.

Winning a first place,Mayoral Award at Art in the Open Festival!!!Wexford ,Ireland.August 2019

This summer I had a wonderful trip to Ireland!
I was invited to participate in Art in the Open Festival in Wexford and to teach two workshops there.
It was my first time in this beautiful country and I loved everything there!
I had a wonderful time painting in a very beautiful locations and meeting wonderful people!
And in the end of the competition I was lucky to get a Mayoral Award!!!
This year the judges were three wonderful painters Lori Putnam,Kevin Macpherson and James Colman.

Teaching two workshops at the Art in the Open Plein Air festival 2019 .Wexford . Ireland

This summer I was honoured to be invited to participate in the Art in the Open Plein air painting festival and to teach two workshops there.
The Festival will be from 27 of July to the 5 of August.

The first workshop I'm Teaching will be on Tuesday 30st July, 2pm at Wells House.

All mediums and all levels are welcome.We are going to have together a very special experience of painting a subject in the landscape.We will try our best to catch this special and beautiful light which surrounds the objects on the plein air and brings so much colours in our paintings.

Exhibition "Les 4 saisons"(Four seasons) from 23 of March to 11 of November ,in the castle of Andy le Franc.France

This year we are doing a big exhibition with my husband Antonin Passemard in the castle of Ancy le Franc.We are showing more then 40 landscapes which were painted in France, Russia end Estonia during the last two years.
It is great to have such an amazing opportunity to show in the beautiful interiors of a renaissance castle!

Exhibition "La vie á Ravières"(Lire in Ravieres) from 30 of March to 21 of April 2019 i Bourgogne Art Galerie . Ravieres.France.

This year we start with the exhibition "Life in Ravieres" in our home village Ravieres in Bourgogne Art Galerie.
We are showing paintings which were painted during the last 2-3 years and describe our family life in the little village.

My new paintings in Hagan Fine Art Gallery and Studio. June 2018 Charleston,South Carolina,USA

I'm very honored to represent my recent work in the beautiful Hagan Fine Art Gallery and Studio.
There you can see few of my new still lifes painted during this spring and summer.
http://haganfineart.com/artist/anastasia-dukhanina

Exhibition "Hivernales" with Antonin Passemard and Julia Kostsova in Bourgogne Art Galerie March24-April 21.Ravieres.France

This spring we decided to show the result of our russian plein air in Ravieres.
We did an exhibition with all our new paintings,landscapes and still lifes.
In april my dear frend from St.Petersburg Julia Kostsova came to visit us in ravieres and to paint together.
She joined us on this exhibition with her beautiful recent paintings of the spring in Burgundy!

Painting fall and winter in the russian village with Antonin Passemard. November 2017-January2018

Last fall we were lucky to have an opportunity to spend a few weeks in the beautiful village in the middle of the forest.It was a gret painting and family time.We caught this time in nature when one season changes o another,from the bright colours of autumn to the cold colours of winter.

Guest artists on the annual Autumn exhibition "Les Amis des Arts" 24 September -1 October 2017. Montbard .France

This year me and Antonin Passemard were invited to show our paintings on the big annual Fall exhibition in Montbard.We were very honored to get such an invitation and to have an opportunity to show a lot of our paintings in the neighbor region Côté d'Ore.
Because of the big space,we are going to show some of our big canvases.