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Half-time 2016 Art Goal Review

Half-Time Art Goals Review

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 1. July 2016 | 2 Comments

You can’t improve what you don’t measure, states a popular quote controversially attributed to author and consultant Peter Drucker. It’s been half a year passed since I posted my 2016 Art Goals, so I’m posting a short goal review to assess where I’m at. In typical German fashion, I created a simple spreadsheet to track my progress on a monthly basis; this allows…

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Current Group Exhibition: Ma Ville en Couleurs

Group Exhibition: Ma Ville en Couleurs

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 22. May 2016 | 0 Comments

I am happy to write about my current group exhibition Ma Ville en Couleurs at the Station des Arts in Thetford Mines, QC. If you missed the event Symposium de Peinture, the City of Thetford Mines dedicates this exhibition to participating artists to extend their visibility and exposure. It’s a great opportunity to see the highlights of the Symposium as most…

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Milestone: My First Art Symposium

Milestone: My First Art Symposium

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 17. May 2016 | 0 Comments

It’s been two weeks now and I am still thinking a lot about my first art show as it was a great experience. The Art Symposium de Peinture “Ma Ville en Couleurs” was held from April 29 to May 1 at the Maison de la Culture in Thetford Mines, QC and attracted close to 1,000 visitors during these three days.…

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Save the date 14th Symposium de Peinture in Thetford Mines

14th Symposium de Peinture in Thetford Mines

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 20. February 2016 | 0 Comments

I am excited to announce that my application was selected for the 14th edition of the Symposium de Peinture “Ma ville en couleurs” in Thetford Mines, Québec. It will be my first group exhibition and brings me already halfway towards one of my challenging art goals this year: the participation in two art events. It is also exciting for me…

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Art Goals for 2016 by Martin Lukas Ostachowski

Art Goals for 2016

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 28. January 2016 | 0 Comments

Last year, I broke out off the anonymity and started this blog to document my progress in pursuing my passion for art. Only eleven months later I reached a first milestone I had not expected to achieve in my first year; I submitted my painting Reflective Rhythms in Yellow to a regional art contest and was part of the exhibition.…

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Milestone: First Exhibited Painting

Milestone: First Exhibited Painting

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 12. December 2015 | 0 Comments

I am really excited to write about a first milestone: my first painting in an exhibit. My last work Reflective Rhythms in Yellow …  is currently at the museum Musée Marius Barbeau in St-Joseph-de-Beauce, Québec. I submitted the painting for the Concours d’oeuvres d’art Desjardins de la Chaudière-Appalaches and it is on display with the other submissions on the third floor…

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Domainchange becomes

New Domain

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 9. September 2015 | 0 Comments

Please note: My blog is moved from the .net domain to After checking on the domain for almost three years, I was finally able to backorder this fall. The .net domain redirects currently to the .com. However, please update your bookmark, as I plan to let the .net domain go.

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The First Step and the First Blog Post

The First Step

By Martin Lukas Ostachowski | 11. December 2014 | 0 Comments

  Hi , I ‘m Martin Lukas Ostachowski and I live in Ottawa, ON. Since my childhood, I have been painting, designing and enjoying visual arts in my daily life. On my 30th birthday I decided to bring my life-long passion more into focus. I set myself the target to have my first solo exhibition. I invite you to join…

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