Minted Limited Editions

Here you’ll find Julia’s collection of award winning limited edition reproductions that are sold exclusively through Minted.com. International shipping is available.
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Drawn to the sea as a source of inspiration, I am fascinated with the contrasting nature of the organic and how that can provide an escape to a dream-like place. Undertow explores the melding of worlds as if caught in the water’s hold, while at the same time, cascading gently...
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Focused on the contrasting nature of the organic and how that can provide an escape to a dream-like place, let your mind wander while exploring this work. Soft layers of green, gold, tan and white mingle together to compose the “Luminous Smoke” No. 1. Pairs beautifully with “Luminous Smoke” No....
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Focused on the contrasting nature of the organic and how that can provide an escape to a dream-like place, let your mind wander while exploring this work. Soft layers of green, gold, tan and white mingle together to compose the “Luminous Smoke” No. 2. Pairs beautifully with “Luminous Smoke” No....
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After creating Saint Helena, and still so very taken by the history of Napoleon Bonaparte’s dramatic exiles, I created a second painting inspired by the same subject. This scene is what I envision as Napoleon’s devastating beautiful view while leaving Elba to make his attempt at regaining control of France. This work is...
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Much like an intellectual or spiritual wandering, ‘Odyssey’ is marked with shifting waters and changes of fortune leading to self-discovery. This large scale original work is dramatic in color contrast and composition and it translate well as a reproduction. Award: Second Place in the Make a Statement Large Format Art Challenge. Limited Edition Prints available...
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Focused on the contrasting nature of the organic and how that can provide an escape to a dream-like place, “Dreaming in Light” travels out from the sea and into the clouds to explore the melding of worlds. The large scale of this work allows for sweeping marks and a fluid...
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While exploring sophistication through simplicity and a limited color palette, gestural marks deliver energy and emotion to this abstract work. The overall takeaway is a feeling of quality and decadence. Part of the “Collector’s Series,” these striking compositions capturing a sense of light and movement. Pairs beautifully with “Gem No. 2.” ...
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While exploring sophistication through simplicity and a limited color palette, gestural marks deliver energy and emotion to this abstract work. The overall takeaway is a feeling of quality and decadence. Part of the “Collector’s Series,” these striking compositions capturing a sense of light and movement. Pairs beautifully with “Gem No. 1.” ...
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Part of the Pure Collection, this series of work explores the fluidity and reflective light properties of the sand as captured by the ocean water. In this specific piece I imagine the water receding from the sand creating marked impressions. Aurum Sand No. 3 was featured in Marcus Design Inc’s ONE...
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Drawn to the sea as a source of inspiration, I am fascinated with the contrasting nature of the organic and how that can provide an escape to a dream-like place. Blue Sage explores composition through organic and fluid movement, suggesting an arial view of the coast. This abstract painting is...
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Soft Shimmer No. 2 is a painting created by Julia Contacessi in 2016. It is part of the Pure Collection — a series of work that explores the fluidity and reflective light properties of the sand as captured by the ocean water. This piece specifically explores the organic movement as...
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This oversized painting explores the fluidity of the ocean through abstracted forms. Trying to capture the dance and movement of light as if bouncing off crashing waves, resulted in the layering of fluid acrylic washes of paint and developed into “Cascading Light.” Install from Property Brothers Season 14, Eposide 11 “A...
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We begin at dawn, open to a world of possibilities. Rather than escaping into a dream, we are awoken from one and focused on exploring where the sea meets the clouds and beyond. This abstract painting explores the fluidity of time and space through abstracted forms. This work was a...
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Inspired by the strength of gods and the mystery that comes with centuries of history, this work captures the energy of the ancient site for which it was named.  This work was a winner in the Minted Large Format Art Challenge and selected by Minted for their new 48" x 70" canvas...
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Find your zen, where the busy world fades away and instead meditative calm blossoms quietly – one petal at a time. This coastal inspired work draws one into an abstracted water lily surrounded by lazy waves.  This work is a winner from the Minted Large Format Art ChallengeLimited edition prints can be purchased through...
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Exploring color and composition in smaller works helps to clear the mind for more fluid expression in larger works. This is a study in graphic color blocks layering to create interest and structure. Its simplicity is modern, tailored and clean. Award: Winner Brushstrokes and Beyond Challenge. Limited edition prints can be purchased...
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Exploring color and composition in smaller works helps to clear the mind for more fluid expression in larger works. This is a study in graphic color blocks layering to create interest and structure. Its simplicity is modern, tailored and clean. Award: Winner Brushstrokes and Beyond Challenge. Limited edition prints can be purchased...
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Much like a morning meditation, focus on your breath and journey into the calming heights of Sacred Beginnings. This mini escape may just give you the insight you seek. Photo via Pottery Barn. Award: A New Perspective: Minted x West Elm 6th Art Challenge. Print exclusively available through the Minted Collection.  
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Much like a morning meditation, focus on your breath and journey into the calming heights of Sacred Beginnings. This mini escape may just give you the insight you seek. Available in Indigo and Sand. Pairs beautifully with Sacred Beginning No. 1. Award: A New Perspective: Minted x West Elm 6th Art Challenge. Limited edition prints can be...
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If one could visualize the power of some many wonderful properties this is how I imagine it would take shape. Dramatic in scale, soft and smokey in color with luminosity and depth. This large scale work is inspired by the 9 muses of arts and sciences from Greek mythology. Award:...
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Much like the name that inspired this series, the Tahitian Pearl is organic in form and gem-like in color. Gold mingles with washes of blue finding meaning in the fluid movement that structures the composition. Often drawn to the sea as a source of inspiration, I am fascinated with the...
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Let your mind wander, exploring the farthest reaches of your dreams in this abstracted coastal set. Rich blue mingles with pure white and accents of gold, this abstract work is dancing with complementary colors and sweepingly fluid marks, making it a delight to behold. Pairs beautifully with “Delight in the Storm...
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Let your mind wander, exploring the farthest reaches of your dreams in this abstracted coastal set. Rich blue mingles with pure white and accents of gold, this abstract work is dancing with complementary colors and sweepingly fluid marks, making it a delight to behold. Pairs beautifully with “Delight in the Storm...
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A sweeping and fluid composition with mingling of blue, metallic gold and neutral tones. This painting is an abstraction of sea and sky. Exploring composition through organic and fluid movement, the result is a collimation of energy and light. Award: Minted Art At Scale Large Format Challenge. Print exclusively available through the...