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Founded in beautiful London, England in 2013, Egg Tempera Movement presents exclusive fine art prints depicting the world of fairy tales, opera and literature from American internationally award-winning fine art masters Elena Vladimir Baranoff and Anastasia Elena Baranoff.

Here at Egg Tempera Movement we are about the magic of fine art storytelling, the thrill of imagination, creative compositions, expressive colors and fine details.

Each one of our fine art prints is individually created from the captivatingly original genuine egg tempera fine art paintings of Elena and Anastasia.  

Sparked by fascinating tales and characters, the fine art prints transports to a realm of inspirational fantasy.


Egg Tempera Movement - Elena Vladimir Baranoff - Anastasia Elena Baranoff
Egg Tempera Movement Founders Anastasia Elena Baranoff (L) and Elena Vladimir Baranoff (R)


Elena Vladimir Baranoff is an internationally acclaimed, American award-winning master of fine art, creating original artworks, from imaginative fine art compositions to portraits, in her highly innovative genuine egg tempera technique.

A fine art storyteller, Elena presents her novel style of inspired expression in each and every painting.

Elena’s one of a kind works of fine art had been exhibited at the National Portrait Gallery in London, Dean Gallery of the National Galleries of Scotland in Edinburgh, Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C., Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art in Florida, Gulf Coast Museum in Florida, Springfield Art Museum in Missouri and others, in addition to leading US art galleries. 

Her unique paintings are housed in prominent fine art collections around the world, including the British Royal Collection of His Majesty King Charles III, and her professional profile is featured in Who's Who In Art - Biographies of Leading Men and Women in the World of Art in Britain Today.

Having earned a Masters of Fine Art in Miniature Painting, Elena was taught the extraordinary egg tempera medium at the renowned Palekh Art College, Russia, where centuries old traditions were inherited from generations of icon writers by generations of fine artists. 

Over the years, Elena developed her own new style of painting, arising from years of experimentation and experience, perfecting and championing the mesmerizing egg tempera fine art medium in our modern society.



Anastasia Elena Baranoff was destined for a life in the arts. An American fine artist, fifth generation genuine egg tempera painter in a dynasty of distinguished artists and icon writers, Anastasia creates her imaginative artworks in the time-honored technique, promoting the rare medium in the new millennium.

Constantly inspired by great literature, music, opera, ballet, Anastasia’s every fine work of art is an artistic proclamation, distinguished by her vibrant creativity, pure sense of color and true attention to detail.

Anastasia is a graduate of School of the Arts and Academy of Art University in San Francisco, having also studied design at Parsons School of Design in New York and contemporary fine art at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in London.

Anastasia’s one a kind paintings have been exhibited at the Haggin Museum in California, Dunedin Fine Arts Center in Florida, Bennington Center for the Arts in Vermont, Mall Galleries in London, Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art in Florida, among others and are housed in private art collections.

As an award-winning artist, Anastasia's honors include Congressional Arts Special Recognition from the Congress of the United States of America, "Best Work By A Young Artist Award" in the 38th & 37th International Fine Art Exhibition of Miniature Art at Leepa-Rattner Museum and Dunedin Fine Arts Center in Florida. 




THE GOLDEN ROOSTER | Fairy Tale Fine Art Print


THE MAGIC FLUTE | Opera Fine Art Print 



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