Alexander Kanevsky On News

Alexander Kanevsky’ “PROMETHEUS UNBOUND” (Fragment, 2014, oil on wood, 91 x 122 cm), homage to English Poet PERCY BYSSHE SHELLEY (1792 – 1822) and Flemish Artist PETER PAUL RUBENS (1577 – 1640), this painting was produced over the Fall of 2014 in Alexander’s Painting Studio in Princeton, NJ, USA, whereof […]

 Alexander Kanevsky’s “Minotaurus” painted in oil on 122 x 122 cm wooden panel in 2000 represents Alexander’s conceptualization of the Myth of Minotaurus – part man part bull living in labyrinth of Ancient Greek City Delphy, consuming its inhabitants as sacrifices. Minotaurus was killed by Theseus. In this conglomerate, like in […]

Painting has been discussed in Italy. The main idea of the painting is a composition of human being follows the pattern of universe, from creation to infinite existence, where assimilation, dissimilation and transformation are the 3 main processes that sustain unfading life of self. In his youth Alexander was inspired […]


Creation of the painting. Alexander Kanevsky’s “Judith” in 3 stages. Alexander Kanevsky explains the creation of his painting “Judith” in 3 stages from a drawing to the finishing touch. Also interesting to see Giorgione, Caravaggio and other artists depiction of Judith the female hero of the bible. The film shows Alexander putting finishing touch on the 3d   of  the  3 ,  8 x 4 feet (244 x 122 cm) wooden panel of the painting, created to support Alexander’s “Art Fighting Cancer” project, as a part of UN Ambassador of Peace  Sacred  Prince NH Monsignore Sandro Pulin […]

This painting Alexander created for his “Art against Cancer” project. It is known that Alexander is also a Medical Doctor whose chief aspiration is to fight Cancer by Natural Medicine. Alexander as a writer has published his novel “Andilouieda” in 2011.