Flower painting is a specialty that is increasingly in demand. This is perhaps also due to the fact that only artists who have a personal passion for flowers and their artistic representation specialize in this field. One organization in which flower artists come together is the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA). This association of flower artists is a guarantee for high quality contemporary botanical art. Now the flower painter Marieluise Barbara Bantel is also a member of the ASBA and can be found in the artists’ gallery of the organization.
In an international competition announced by the renowned magazine “International Artist”, Marieluise Bantel won the 3rd place with her flower painting. The competition was called “Florals & Gardens”. Ten winners were selected from the numerous participating artists. Her successful painting of a withered rose was published in the June/July 2020 issue. The bimonthly magazine International […]
Marieluise Bantel has added two new paintings to her series of paintings “The Beauty of Decay”. The series now comprises twelve pictures of flower painting.
One picture shows two faded meadow bellflowers. The second flower painting Shows violets. […]
On Wednesday (26 February 2020) the award ceremony for the “Ash Wednesday Art Prize” took place in Stuttgart. The prize was offered by the Freie Kunstschule Stuttgart – Academy of Art and Design. The first prize of 500 Euro was awarded this year to Marieluise Bantel. The members of the competition jury were all renowned […]
From 2 June – 10 September 2017 the exhibition Plants dance (Planzenreigen) took place on the Schnarrenberg, in the Crona hospitals in Tübingen. Mrs. Bantel transformed level 3 into a never ending “Planzenreigen”. A selection of different pictures was on display, which delighted visitors and patients of the hospital with their colourful splendour. The newspaper […]
In the garden was the name of the exhibition, which took place from 21 August to 13 Oct. 2016 in the historic estate Filseck Castle. In the corridors and in the Leutrum Hall of the castle the paintings of Mrs. Bantel were exhibited. At the opening of the exhibition Professor Dr. Friedrich Schumm (1st chairman […]
Roses and their companions (17 May – 11 Sept. 2015 in the town hall of Mössingen) Every year thousands of visitors from all over the region come to experience the spectacle of the rose market in Mössingen. This is one of the largest markets for rose lovers and art lovers in Southern Germany. Exactly at […]
In the rooms of the moated castle in Holzgerlingen (near Böblingen) the exhibition roses, tulips, carnations … from 9 to 15 June. The flower paintings by Marieluise Bantel can be viewed in various sizes and formats. The castle offers an ideal ambience for this. The exhibition is open to everyone. The address: Castle Kalteneck Showrooms […]
… in every season is the name of the exhibition in the Residence Palace in Ludwigsburg. Four rooms connected by doors are available to Mrs. Bantel. Each room accompanied a season: spring, summer, autumn and winter. Buds, blooming and fading roses, plucked roses and roses in the snow – everything comes together and reflects the […]