I feel very fortunate to live during a time where access to information to just about anything is available with the click of a mouse. I have been traveling around the world the last few years and have seen many great works of art. A big chunk of my time these days though is dedicated […]
Liverpool, UK based painter Danny O’Connor (aka DOC), graduated from Liverpool’s John Moores Art School where he studied graphic arts. Concentrating mainly on figurative and portrait subject matter, his influences include comic books, graffiti, illustration, and character design. With a strong graphic element visible in his work, O’Connor uses a wide range of media including […]
I’m feeling a bit off today. In the meantime, please enjoy this painting by Deviant Artist – L Rushton.
Some recent work from Sayaka Ganz (featured). Ganz was born in Yokohama, Japan and grew up living in Japan, Brazil, and Hong Kong. Currently she teaches design and drawing courses at Indiana University–Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW). Using reclaimed scrap metal and plastic household objects as her materials, Sayaka’s recent sculptures depict animals in motion. […]
Born on October 8, 1930, in Harlem, New York, Faith Ringgold is considered to be one of the most important living African American artists. Working in a variety of mediums including painting, sculpture, and performance, Ringgold is best known for her “story quilts” that combine narrative paintings with quilted borders and text. Ringgold’s mother, a […]
Today’s images are by American Surrealist Matt Dangler. Born in 1984, Dangler has a BFA in Illustration from Uarts in Philidelphia, PA. Still new to the art world, Matt has already had successful solo exhibitions, has illustrated a children’s book, and has won several awards. At a recent show at Gallery1988 in San Francisco Dangler […]
The more I think, the more I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.
Your Weekly Mixx! DAF’s Weekly Mixx is a selection of contemporary artworks and/or art related videos chosen from artist and gallery submissions and from our own search for new and interesting works. This week, we feature the work of Antony Gormley, Flora Borsi, Herakut, Kyle Stewart, Max Serradifalco, Murray Mcculloch, Scott Marr, Tony Cragg and […]
Your Monday Mixx – Enjoy! Happy Thanksgiving to all you Canadians out there!
Our friends at UPrinting are hosting another great giveaway. This month’s prize – 250 die-cut Business Cards – an important and essential marketing tool for any artist, photographer, or freelancer. The lucky winner will receive their choice of : 250 Die-Cut Business Cards for One (1) Winner 1.75” x 3.5”, 2” x 3.5”, or 2” […]
PBS Offbook asks “Will 3D Printing change the world? Much attention has been paid to 3D Printing lately, with new companies developing cheaper and more efficient consumer models that have wowed the tech community. They herald 3D Printing as a revolutionary and disruptive technology, but how will these printers truly affect our society? Beyond an […]
I’ve been a big city dweller for most of my life and one thing that continues to astound me is the amount of useless paper I encounter on a daily basis. Junk mail, free newspapers, magazines, and catalogues, cardboard packaging – the list goes on. I wanted to do something artistic with all this paper […]
Your Weekly Mixx! DAF’s Weekly Mixx is a selection of contemporary artworks and/or art related videos chosen from artist and gallery submissions and from our own search for new and interesting works. This week, we feature the work of Alexandre Alonso, Dan May, Donald Martiny, Firelei Baez, Francis Krieg, Isabelle Wenzel, Yh Lee, Marta Spendows, […]