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.
Winter Sea No 2 - Original Winter Sea No 2 - Original
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(2016) Acrylic on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 20 |  Frame Size: 25.5 x 29.5 Winter Sea is a combination of warm toned grays and tans mixed with metallic gold as if tossed in the crashing waves of icy winter. Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the...
$695.00
$695.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on LinenArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 20 x 20 An original abstract painting on Italian linen, composed of metallic and mat acrylics. Finished in a Bainbridge acid free museum-quality white mat and warm silver Nielsen frame. This original is wired and ready to hang. Signed in the...
$695.00
$695.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on LinenArt Size: 12 x 12 |  Frame Size: 20 x 20 An original abstract painting on Italian linen, composed of metallic and mat acrylics. Finished in a Bainbridge acid free museum-quality white mat and warm silver Nielsen frame. This original is wired and ready to hang. Signed in the...
Water’s Pearl No. 9 - Original Water’s Pearl No. 9 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORK Acrylic on PaperArt: 5.5" x 8.5"  |  Frame: 17 x 20 Part of the Color Collection by Julia Contacessi, “Water’s Pearl No. 9” is a color blocked abstract composed of soft blue water tones. Pair this piece with “ Water’s Pearl No. 10” for a set. Matted and framed, this original is ready...
Water’s Pearl No. 10 - Original Water’s Pearl No. 10 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on PaperArt: 5.5" x 8.5"  |  Frame: 17 x 20 Part of the Color Collection by Julia Contacessi, “Water’s Pearl No. 10” is a color blocked abstract composed of soft blue water tones. Pair this piece with “ Water’s Pearl No. 9” for a set. Matted and framed, this original is ready to...
$650.00
$650.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Panel12" x 16" Primarily a white palette with texture, this original is anchored with of a metallic gold and black horizon. This artist panel is signed and dated on the back. Framing is needed.
$3,900.00
$3,900.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas40" x 40" Bathed in a warm neutral color palette, the use of a strong horizon is the compositional anchor that fades into the distance. 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...
Silver Washed Sand No. 2 - Original Silver Washed Sand No. 2 - Original
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(2018) Mixed Media on PaperArt: 15" x 22.5"  |  Frame: 21 x 28 Created with gestural mark making, “Silver Washed Sand No. 2” is composed of a palette of very desaturated tones of soft sage green, smoky blue and silver. This work on paper is float mounted and framed in silver. Wired and ready...
Silver Washed Sand No. 1 - Original Silver Washed Sand No. 1 - Original
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(2018) Mixed Media on PaperArt: 15" x 22.5"  |  Frame: 21 x 28 Created with gestural mark making, “Silver Washed Sand No. 1” is composed of a palette of very desaturated tones of soft sage green, smoky blue and silver. This work on paper is float mounted and framed in silver. Wired and ready...
Salt & Sandstone - Original Salt & Sandstone - Original
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$2,200.00 $2,600.00
$2,200.00 $2,600.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas30" x 30"Hangs a variety of ways A textured metallic abstract painting composed of white, blue, yellow and gold. This 1.5" gallery wrapped canvas has gold painted edges. Wired and ready to hang this original is signed and dated on the back. 
Rise to Grace - Original Rise to Grace - Original
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(2015) Acrylic on Canvas48" x 60"A neutral color palette, rich in layers of paynes gray, gold, cream and white lays the groundwork for this story to unfold. This painting, through loose gestural forms, suggests a horizon in the clouds where birds soar and dreams runs wild. The edging is finished in...
$5,800.00
$5,800.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on Canvas48" x 60"Hangs a variety of ways With the gentlest of color palettes including soothing soft blues and sage gray tones, this large scale abstract delights the eye. 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....
Night Waters No 1 - Original Night Waters No 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 20 |  Frame Size: 25.5 x 29.5 Night Waters is an original painting created by artist Julia Contacessi. The combination of deep grays and white mixed with metallic gold as if tossed in the crashing waves created interest and movement. Signed in the lower right corner...
Mystique - Original Mystique - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas48" x 48" 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 available through Sorelle Gallery.
Malibu Gold No. 2 - Original Malibu Gold No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 20 |  Frame Size: 23.25 x 27.25 x 1.75 Layered linear paint strokes mingle together to compose the “Malibu Gold” set.  Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the original is matted and framed in an inset gold and white moulding. The...
Malibu Gold No. 1 - Original Malibu Gold No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on CanvasArt Size: 16 x 20 |  Frame Size: 23.25 x 27.25 x 1.75 Layered linear paint strokes mingle together to compose the “Malibu Gold” set.  Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the original is matted and framed in an inset gold and white moulding. The...
Luminous Smoke No. 2 - Original Luminous Smoke No. 2 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 17 x 23 |  Frame Size: 24 x 30.5 x 1 Soft layers of green, gold, tan and white mingle together to compose the “Luminous Smoke” set.  Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the original is matted and framed in a champagne moulding. The work comes wired...
Luminous Smoke No. 1 - Original Luminous Smoke No. 1 - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKAcrylic on CanvasArt Size: 17 x 23 |  Frame Size: 24 x 30.5 x 1 Soft layers of green, gold, tan and white mingle together to compose the “Luminous Smoke” set.  Signed in the lower right corner and on the back, the original is matted and framed in a champagne moulding. The work comes wired...
Land of Stone - Original Land of Stone - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORK(2014) Acrylic on Canvas36" x 60" This very neutral palette is layered with subtle gold accents. Finished in gold on 1.375" gallery wrapped canvas, this painting is wired and ready to hang. Signed on the back.
Infinity in Gold - Original https://youtu.be/CFRqVMZkygk
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$1,500.00 $1,700.00
$1,500.00 $1,700.00
ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas 24" x 30" Hangs vertically and horizontally The use of gestural, interlocking circles create the composition for this work. The addition of texture helps to capture a sense of movement and interest. The overall takeaway is a quality of decadence. This work is part of the Collector’s Series. The...
Glisten - Original Glisten - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas 24" x 24"  A neutral toned and textured painting whose composition reveals organic forms. The gallery wrapped canvas is painted silver on the sides and comes wired and ready to hang. Signed on the back. 
Echo - Original Echo - Original
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ORIGINAL ARTWORKMixed Media on Canvas40" x 40"Hangs a variety of ways A reflection of it’s environment, “Echo” radiates metallic and neutral tones as if sound waves bouncing back to the listener. The gallery wrapped canvas is painted silver on the sides and comes wired and ready to hang. Signed on the back.