NEW YORK, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Art4Love Inc. (ALVN.PK), has
signed an agreement today with renowned sculpture artist Lin Evola. Under the
terms of the agreement, Evola joins Art4Love as a member artist and
exclusively engages Art4Love to market and represent her full collection of
existing artwork and sculptures. The Lin Evola collection is currently valued
at $43 Million.
"This relationship enhances Art4Love's ability to offer world-class talent
to its collection. Lin Evola brings a wealth of experience and unique
perspective to the Art4Love team. She will undoubtedly become a valuable asset
in Art4Love's increased focus on sculpture artworks." said Chad Love
Lieberman, Art4Love's CEO.
Lin Evola's socially and historically important library of artwork and
sculptures will be incorporated into the Art4Love's collection and will be
available on-line at http://www.art4love.com. In addition, Art4Love will take
an active role in bringing Lin Evola's Peace Angels Project to the World."
Peace Angels sculptures, created by the acclaimed artist, will be
strategically placed in 13 sites of conflict throughout the world, such as Los
Angeles, Jerusalem, Johannesburg and New York. Representative pieces will be
approximately 20 feet high, standing atop a 10-foot base to create a 30-foot
monument. They will be cast in a mixture of stainless steel and titanium from
decommissioned nuclear missile casings and lower grade metal from surrendered
street weapons. Government and community programs will act as catalysts to
retrieve weapons. For further information on the Peace Angels Project, visit
the website at http://www.peaceangels.com.
"I am extremely happy about joining Art4Love," said Lin Evola. "I feel
that I have achieved a great deal with my own career and now is the perfect
time to move on and be part of the incredibly exciting plans that Art4Love
has. Art4Love is a well focused new paradigm in distributing artists' works
and I believe that my background and skills will help complement the company's
This relationship will bolster Art4Love's main revenue stream of
representing artists' works for sale. The Company also derives revenues from
its A4L Gallery and consulting services business. Art4Love continues to
demonstrate its commitment to provide the corporate art market with the widest
range of innovative art solutions and services.
About Lin Evola:
"In examining the history of art, Evola's Peace Angels sculptures can be
discussed in the context of artists such as Leonardo da Vinci, Joseph Beuys
and Robert Rauschenberg." -- Julia Ernst, Founding curator, the Saatchi
Lin Evola grew up on the south side of Chicago, and received Bachelor and
Master of Fine Arts degrees from the San Francisco Art Institute, she became a
professional artist, with solo exhibitions in museums and galleries in San
Francisco, Chicago, Los Angeles, London and Paris.
Ms. Evola's private collectors include: The Joseph Campbell Foundation,
Marion Rockefeller Weber, Vera Pratt and Anne Cooling. Museums and educational
institution supporters include: The Liberty National Museum in Philadelphia,
Pa., the Harvard School of Public Health through Deborah Prothrow-Stith, M.D.
and Stanford University's Hoover Institute.
About the Peace Angels Project:
The Peace Angels Project is a critical link in the process from war and
conflict to peace and building to creativity in a region. Law enforcement,
media, and community are invited to work in partnership toward making a
30-foot Peace Angels out of decommissioned nuclear missile casings and street
weapons indigenous to the region such as guns in California, New York,
Johannesburg, and Sarajevo, cluster bombs mostly in Belfast, semiautomatic
weapons in Jerusalem, and land mines in Iraq, Afghanistan, etc.
Peace Angels Award recipients include President William Jefferson Clinton,
Rudolph Guiliani, Her Majesty Queen Noor Al-Hussein of Jordan, and Sarah
Art4Love Inc. (ALVN) is an emerging growth art company that secures the
distribution, leasing and sales rights of visual art. Currently, the Company
has access to the works of 1,200 artists, representing the rights of over
15,000 pieces of original artwork by both established and emerging artists,
and over 80,000 high quality digital images through its partnership
agreements. Offering a comprehensive range of leasing and sales options and an
extensive selection of artwork, the Company provides a "one-stop/full-service
environment" to assist its corporate clients with all facets of their art
needs. In addition, the company offers a complete range of consulting services
including framing, installation, disposition, digital image licensing, limited
edition prints, portraits and commissioned work. Believing that artwork is an
essential element in the office and home environments, Art4Love's vision is to
be a leader in the corporate art market, which currently allocates $10 billion
annually in support of the arts (American Canvas: The Evolving Cultural
Landscape, Jane Alexander, NEA publication). For further information on
Art4Love Inc. visit the website at http://www.art4love.com .
SOURCE Art4Love Inc.