02.02.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Alice Wellinger

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“Landscape Series” by Austrian artist and illustrator Alice Wellinger. More images below.

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02.02.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Nicholas Bohac

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Selection of recent paintings by San Francisco, California-based artist Nicholas Bohac, who we’ve featured a couple times before (click here for previous posts). More images below.

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02.02.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Stefan Berg

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Portraits by self-taught artist Stefan Berg. More images below.

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02.02.16 by Staff

Ai Weiwei’s Playful Bamboo and Paper Kite Installation at Le Bon Marché

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“Er Xi” (or “child’s play”) sees Ai Weiwei take on ancient Chinese folktales and traditional kite making techniques for the Le Bon Marché in Paris. The whimsical display covers three areas of the iconic department store, helping the contemporary (and sometimes controversial) artist/activist reach a different kind of audience. In addition to the storybook motif, Ai Weiwei incorporates narrative elements from various artistic movements, historical events, as well as his past body of work. Images below!

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01.02.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Drake Pickel

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Vancouver-based artist Drake Pickel aka Chrome Destroyer is utilizing Cinema 4D to create a new artwork every day this year. The series offers a twist on classical sculptures and busts. See more images below.

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01.02.16 by Staff

Best of Kickstarter: Five Years of Sketching by Craww

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If you liked the work of Sheffield, England-based artist Craww (aka Shaun Friend) we featured here last month, you’ll want to check out his kickstarter! “Vessel” is a proposed collection featuring five years of sketching and insight into his creative process. More information and images below!

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01.02.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Keita Morimoto

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Toronto-based artist Keita Morimoto mixes classical style painting with contemporary (and slightly surreal) twists. Click here for previous post. See more images from his latest series “Strange Guild” below or on display at the Nicholas Metivier Gallery February 4-27th.

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29.01.16 by Jeff

Reader Submission: Allan Bech

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The Ever Present Beginning of the Last Journey

 

A selection of drawings by artist/architect, Allan Bech, found through our January Reader Submissions. More images below.

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29.01.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Brad Woodfin

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Animal portraits by Montréal-based artist Brad Woodfin. Born in Marblehead, Massachusetts, Woodfin attended The Evergreen State College where he studied printmaking and painting. More images from “We Are the Flood” below.

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