Originals

Buy original artwork online, directly from Julia’s studio or from a premier shop or gallery location. Julia creates her landscape and abstract art through a combination of conscious and subconscious exploration. Every one-of-a-kind painting comes with a certificate of authenticity. View Julia’s selection of custom canvas wall art to find the perfect addition to your unique home décor.
Water Lily - Original Water Lily - Original
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(2017) Acrylic on Canvas Size: 24" x 36"  This centrally focused composition draws you in to an abstracted water lily. A place for daydreaming and meditation, where indifference to the busy world blossoms quietly – one petal at a time. This original is created with acrylic paint on canvas. It's gallery wrapped...
Water Haze No. 1 - Original Water Haze No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on PaperArt: 5.5" x 8.5"  |  Frame: 16 x 19 Part of the Color Collection by Julia Contacessi, “Water Haze No. 1” is a playful, color blocked abstract composed of navy and smoky gray. Pair this piece with “Water Haze No. 2” for a set. Matted and framed...
Water Essence No. 4 - Original Water Essence No. 4 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 23-5/8 x 23-5/8 An original abstract painting on unprimed canvas, composed of blue and metallic silver. The silver accents are more matte than shiny because the canvas is unprimed. Matted and custom framed in a wide silver faced moulding. This original is wired and ready...
Water Essence No. 3 - Original Water Essence No. 3 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 23-5/8 x 23-5/8 An original abstract painting on unprimed canvas, composed of blue and metallic silver. The silver accents are more matte than shiny because the canvas is unprimed. Matted and custom framed in a wide silver faced moulding. This original is wired and ready...
Water Essence No. 2 - Original Water Essence No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 20 x 20 An original abstract painting on unprimed canvas, composed of blue and metallic silver. The silver accents are more matte than shiny because the canvas is unprimed. Matted and custom framed in a solid wood silver faced moulding. The...
Water Essence No. 1 - Original Water Essence No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 20 x 20 An original abstract painting on unprimed canvas, composed of blue and metallic silver. The silver accents are more matte than shiny because the canvas is unprimed. Matted and custom framed in solid wood silver faced moulding. The edges...
Waking Dream - Original Waking Dream - Original
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(2014) Acrylic on Canvas48" x 72"Hangs vertically or horizontally This painting is part of a series of work exploring relief pattern details through dimension and color. The edging is finished in silver on 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas. The painting is signed on the back, wired and ready to hang.
$695.00
$695.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on BoardArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 20 x 20 An original abstract painting on Arches board, composed of acrylic, gouache and pencil. Finished in a Bainbridge acid free museum-quality white mat and warm silver Nielsen frame. This original is wired and ready to hang. Signed...
Sun Soaked Sea - Original Sun Soaked Sea - Original
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(2016) Mixed Media on Canvas36" x 60"Hangs vertically or horizontally Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.  
$4,200.00
$4,200.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas36" x 48" x 1.5 " Hangs vertically and horizontally A delightfully sweet composition with tumbling organic movement. This color palette works beautifully to bring a touch of color in neutral spaces.  This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.   Pairs beautifully...
$4,200.00
$4,200.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas36" x 48" x 1.5 " Hangs vertically and horizontally A delightfully sweet composition with tumbling organic movement. This color palette works beautifully to bring a touch of color in neutral spaces.  This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on...
Sorceress - Original Sorceress - Original
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(2017) Acrylic on Canvas48" x 48"Transport me “to unpathed waters, undreamed shores,” if only for a fleeting moment.  Inspired by a line from William Shakespeare's Winter's Tale, “Sorceress” captures an instant of time and suspends it, inviting you to daydream. Finished edges in silver on 1.5" deep gallery wrapped canvas, this painting...
Siren’s Call - Original Siren’s Call - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas56" x 64" Hangs vertically and horizontally Inspired by a time when gods and goddess ruled, this work captures the pull and mystery of the deep sea.  This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has gold painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the...
$2,300.00
$2,300.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas 24" x 36"Hangs vertically or horizontally An original abstract painting composed of layered horizontal brush work in a light coastal palette and subtle silver accents. This gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.  This work is available...
$7,000.00
$7,000.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas48" x 60"Hangs vertically or horizontally This statement coastal abstract balances sweeping marks with intricate details delivering a sense of confidence.  This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back. This work is available through Sorelle Gallery. 
Sea Smoke - Original Sea Smoke - Original
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$750.00 $800.00
$750.00 $800.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas14" x 14" Soft, smoky blues, greens and tones of cream and white layer with a touch of deep gray and meld into this abstract piece creating depth and intrigue. The edging is finished in silver on 1.25" gallery wrapped canvas. Wired and ready to hang this...
Promise - Original Promise - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas40" x 40" A look into the future and hope for what is to come, “Promise” never falters on her journey. The gallery wrapped canvas is painted silver on the sides and comes wired and ready to hang. Signed on the back. This work is available through Sorelle Gallery.
Plume - Original Plume - Original
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$1,540.00 $2,200.00
$1,540.00 $2,200.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas 30" x 36" Hangs vertically and horizontally Original work “Plume” is composed with an overall textured background of soft gray blue paint washes. Your main focus is drawn to the layered and playful color splashes. Overall, a fresh and modern abstract painting with cool tones of blue, purple, white and silver.  The gallery wrapped...
$1,950.00
$1,950.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas24" x 36"Hangs vertically or horizontally A coastal delight, “Pacifica” is a breath of fresh air with fresh cool tones and a touch of texture. This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back. 
$595.00
$595.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 9 x 12 |  Frame Size: 13.25 x 15.75 An original abstract painting on paper, composed of blue, beige and metallic gold.  Float mounted and framed in a solid natural wood moulding. This original is wired and ready to hang. Signed in the lower right corner. Pairs beautifully with “On the Rocks No....
$595.00
$595.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 9 x 12 |  Frame Size: 13.25 x 15.75 An original abstract painting on paper, composed of blue, beige and metallic gold.  Float mounted and framed in a solid natural wood moulding. This original is wired and ready to hang. Signed in the lower right corner. Pairs beautifully with “On the Rocks No....
Olympia - Original Olympia - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas48" x 60" Hangs vertically and horizontally 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 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has gold painted edges. Wired and ready...
Not So Distant Memory - Original Not So Distant Memory - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Unstretched CanvasSize: 9 x 14 “Not So Distant Memory” is an original abstract landscape painting by Julia Contacessi. This dreamy scene transports the viewer to recent yet somehow fuzzy mindscapes of the imagination. Perhaps these memories are a mingling of reality and fantasy.  Signed and dated on...
Marco - Original Marco - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas20" x 36" x 1.5 "Hangs vertically and horizontally  This original work of geometric and sectioned color blocks explores depth, balance and form. The gallery wrapped canvas has silver painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back.