New Book: Restraint & Revolution - The Art of Adare

A classically trained evocative artist, Adare’s newest series explores the dynamic cultural identities of the twenty-first century. Using corsetry as a symbol of Restraint & Revolution, Adare’s provocative, noble and intimate portraits appear to breathe on the canvas.

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Restraint & Revolution Collection

Honoring the wildly diverse, Adare’s stunning portrait series Restraint & Revolution embodies the dynamic subcultures of the 21st century . Using corsetry as a symbol of Restraint & Revolution, each vision wears a handmade waist-synch or bustier visually symbolizing their struggle for free expression. Why? Because the edge is always cutting, and once prude corsetry is now scandalous lingerie.
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Inspirational Art Blog

Thoughts and Musings from Adare!

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Modern Day Muses

Muses exist everywhere, in every person who aspires to inspire. You see them just as they see within you, summoning some serenity, or chaos, or vitality, or clarity from your very being. Look into a person’s eyes and you will see yourself staring back at you. But what part of yourself? That may depend on what the Muse awakens.

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Adare Video Gallery

Video of Exhibitions, Interviews and More!

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Mahalo Nui Loa Collection

Paying homage to both the elements and the sacred sites of Hawaii’s Big Island, Mahalo Nui Loa celebrates both the feminine spirit and the diverse youth of Hawaii. Evident in the lush jungles, the serenity of Mauna Kea, and the forming land itself, the Hawaiian Islands are often revered as a place of great healing, birth and renewal. As such, Mahalo Nui Loa literally means “Thank You Greatly,” each painting recognizing the beauty of gratitude and reciprocity in its own, unique way.
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Adare Archive

All the goodies of Adare’s earlier time, paired down to a page!
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COLLECTIONS

Restraint & Revolution

Honoring the wildly diverse, Adare’s stunning portrait series Restraint & Revolution embodies the dynamic subcultures of the 21st century .

Mahalo Nui Loa

Paying homage to both the elements and the sacred sites of Hawaii’s Big Island, Mahalo Nui Loa celebrates both the feminine spirit and the diverse youth of Hawaii.

Archive

All the goodies of Adare’s earlier time, paired down to a page!

VIDEO

Restraint & Revolution: Burn for the Arts

Restraint & Revolution: Burn for the Arts, is a one night extravaganza of Art & Fire! The first, last, and only chance to see Adare’s collection of iconic portraits in their entirety, at American Steel Studios (a 6 acre warehouse of mind-bending sculptures). The evening culminated with Adare burning one of her classical realist paintings. Song: Blood & Fire, written by the Indigo Girls, performed live by Derek...