07.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Joe Reihsen

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Paintings by Los Angeles-based artist Joe Reihsen. More images below.

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07.07.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Yusk Imai

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New series of paintings by artist Yusk Imai explores themes of life and death. Check out more images from “The Mortal Drama” below or on display at Backwoods Gallery in Australia starting July 15th.

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07.07.16 by Staff

Intricate Sculptures Made With Just Toothpicks and Glue

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Bob Morehead is a self-taught artist who creates incredibly intricate sculptures using only wood glue and toothpicks. Guided by his imagination, and inspiration from the Italian architecture along the Amalfi Coast where he was born, one of Morehead’s most elaborate cityscapes spans 8 feet in length and consists of over 300,000 toothpicks. Check out “Bob’s Toothpick City” as well as more individual creations below!

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06.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Crystal Liu

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Gouache and watercolour works by artist Crystal Liu. More images below.

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06.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Ward Schumaker

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A selection of work by artist Ward Schumaker. More images below.

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06.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Rebecca Chaperon

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A selection of paintings from “Peripheral Visions” by artist Rebecca Chaperon, currently showing in Art Rental & Sales on the main floor of the Vancouver Art Gallery until September 23rd. More images below.

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05.07.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Jiiakuann

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A selection of drawings by Perth, Australia-based illustrator Jiiakuann. More images below.

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05.07.16 by Staff

Incredibly Detailed Pencil Carvings by Artist Cindy Chinn

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Nebraska-based fine artist Cindy Chinn carves detailed sculptures out of pencils. For this scene of a family of elephants walking across the Serengeti, Chinn bought herself a 10x diopter floor lamp and a 90x Trinocular on an arm  (kinda like the equipment you’d see at a dentist’s office). Check out more of her meticulous handiwork below!

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