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ModelsMania - A.D. Cook Interview Preview

ModelsMania Magazine 2014

Hot Exclusive. A.D. Cook interview. A while back – September 2012 specifically – I was interviewed by ModelsMania magazine for a feature article. I know I made mention of it then,

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Shades of Gray

Shades of Gray

Shades of Gray… you want 50 to inspire passion? Forget about it. I got 256. Colorful ladies in a world of black and white. The Goddess-Collective (left to right: Jessica

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Collector Testimonial - Rosharon & Jerry, Las Vegas, NV

Collector Testimonial

There is an old adage that says things happen for a reason. It seems we can’t pass a gallery without going in. As luck would have it, we decided to

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Ardor over couch preview by A.D. Cook

Ardor Giclee

My third release in my newly authorized series of figurative collectibles — Ardor giclee. Beautiful from any angle, Liz in ADROR takes pause by the window as light dances across

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Solstice painting on wall - preview

Solstice Giclee

My second release in my all-new series of art collectibles — Solstice giclee. Peaceful and relaxed, Solstice warms any room and is a perfect painting for your restful areas. —

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Backdraft painting by A.D. Cook on wall

Backdraft Giclee

Among my figurative paintings created within this last decade, BACKDRAFT is definitely among my most renowned… — BACKDRAFT — That’s why I’ve moved her to the front of the line

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Photographing ARDOR by A.D. Cook 2013

Picture Perfect Paintings

Picture perfect paintings… or perfect picture paintings. Either way, I’m excited to share that my book project is moving along nicely. We’re in the process of photographing my collection of

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Benefiting Down Syndrome Organization of Southern Nevada

Art Fundraising Event

Join us this Saturday, August 10th, for an evening of celebration of art, music, and wine for a worthy cause. In late June I was privileged to spend an afternoon

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A.d. Cook at Niagara Falls, Canada 2013

Canada Oh Canada

Canada Oh Canada. My recent trip to Canada was inspired. Or perhaps it would be more accurate to suggest that I returned home inspired. Either way, it was a blast

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OBLIVIOUS art nude on canvas by A.D. Cook (detail)

Sublime and Oblivious

You never know what great surprises resurface from the art archives. Years ago, when I moved my life and studio from Portland to Las Vegas I had left behind a

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Lynsey the Muse - photo by A.D. Cook (detail)

Forever Inspired

Beautiful muses have inspired artists for virtually as long as art has existed. For all I know art was borne in the first place as a result of the great

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Anatomy Art Books

Figuratively Speaking

I love figurative art – especially art nudes. There is no secret in that here. I’ve been painting the nude on canvas and metal for over a decade now. But

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Social Register Las Vegas

Social Register Art Mixer

Last night was another great evening of art and celebration at ArtisticLifestyles Gallery in Las Vegas. Social Register provides exceptional opportunities to expand your network and establish or cultivate valuable

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