Born in 1974 in Winter Park, Florida, Bethany Marchman studied at Columbus College of Art and Design and the University of Georgia. Marchman worked in Atlanta as an illustrator and storyboard artist until recently when she decided to focus solely on painting. “Using traditional oils to create parallels between innocence and influence/ history and popular […]
Street artists Bezt and Sainer from Poland unite their powers to create large scale murals on walls throughout Poland. To see more, visit EtamCru.com.
Born in 1978, Gabriel Neale is an talented self taught artist based in the UK. His paintings often depict solitary figures caught up in thought. To see more, visit NuMasters.com.
Los Angeles based artist Kent Williams has built up an impressive reputation as a contemporary figurative painter with his “bold realism with combined attributes of abstraction and neo-expressionistic sensibilities. His work is characterized by strong gestural forms combined with areas of arresting detail, rendered with rich dynamic brushwork.” A graduate of The Pratt Institute in […]
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California Pop Surrealist artists Greg “Craola” Simkins and Lola are exhibiting at Yves Laroche Gallery in Montreal, Canada. Entitled Escape With Me, the exhibition “leads us through a hidden door by which we escape reality and enter into a surreal dimension where world politics and destruction are left far behind. Their explicitly opulent world brings back […]
Painting calmed the chaos that shook my soul
Most people have experienced body painting at one time or another. Maybe it was at Halloween or at the town fair as a child when you had your face painted, or a football match where you drew coloured letters across your chest. Maybe (like for many western adult females), you do it every day when […]
Your weekly Art Quote! Share by clicking the social buttons on the left. See more Art Quotes here. “A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.” —Paul Cézanne Paul Cézanne (1839-1906), The Large Bathers (French: Les Grandes Baigneuses), 1898-1905, oil on canvas, 210.5 cm x 250.8 cm, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Tatiana Kazakova is a graphic designer and illustrator from the city of Novosibirsk, Russia. To see more of Kazakova’s work, visit tk79.ru or check out her profile on Behance Network.
Belgian street artist ROA recently finished up a solo exhibition at White Walls Gallery in San Francisco. He also left a few pieces on the streets of San Fran before leaving town. “ROA got his start by painting intriguing murals of animals in hidden places – underneath bridges and on walls that strayed from the […]
The latest work from Australian artist Scott Marr. Marr’s new collection continues his unique technique of drawing using pyrography and painting with natural pigments, predominantly from the bush. By the time Scott Marr sits down at the easel, his works of art are already well underway. A large part of Scott’s artistic practice is comprised […]
Born on January 21, 1955, in York, Pennsylvania, Jeff Koons studied at the Maryland Institute College of Art (BFA 1976), in Baltimore and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. “Since his emergence in the 1980s Jeff Koons has blended the concerns and methods of Pop, Conceptual, and appropriation art with craft-making and popular […]