Augustine Kofie’ is a self-taught artist living and working in Los Angeles. While he is now internationally known for his technical skill and inimitable style, he was first known as ‘Kofie One’ and was heavily active in the West Los Angeles graffiti scene during the 90’s. Kofie’s work is continually evolving, creating a unique approach […]
Happy Canada Day all you Canucks and friends of Canucks out there! In celebration of our National Day, DAF presents a collection of work from well known (and not so well known) Canadian artists. Have a great day everyone! Featured artists: Arthur Lismer – A September Gale – 1921 Betty Goodwin – Aerialist 1962 Yousuf Karsh […]
The 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics are underway and I came across this incredible work of art created especially for the event. In 2008, The City of Richmond, British Columbia, Canada – a venue city for the Games, commissioned Canadian Artist Gordon Halloran to create a large installation at City Hall to open the Olympic celebrations […]
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Thirty two year old Amsterdam based artist Raymond Lemstra likes to refer to the “illustrative nature of primitive drawings and sculptures.” “What I find interesting about these is the distortion as a result of selective emphasis; parts of interest are emphasized, unimportant parts reduced or left out. For characters this means they come out big […]
There’s no retirement for an artist, it’s your way of living so there’s no end to it.
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ART CRIME: Picasso Seized in Iraq Appears to Be Fake: “Authorities in the art world cast doubt Thursday on the authenticity of an alleged Picasso painting that was seized by Iraqi police south of Baghdad. A painting called “The Naked Woman” that police claimed was painted by Picasso was seized near the southern city of […]
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Benjamin Lacombe was born in Paris in 1982 and attended the Superior National School of the Decorative arts of Paris (ENSAD). During his studies, Lacombe worked in advertising and animation and at the age of 19, created his first comic book. “Cherry and Olive”, Lacombe’s first children’s book was published in March 2006 and was […]
The latest work from Spanish painter Lita Cabellut. Cabellut grew up a gypsy in Barcelona. At the age of 13, she was inspired by the old Spanish and Dutch Court master painters after a visit at the Prado Museum, and decided to become an artist. Cabellut had her first exhibition at the age of 17 […]
Check out the latest work from Brazilian urban artist Claudio Ethos in Sao Paolo, Amsterdam, Berlin, and Vienna. Born in São Paulo in 1982, Ethos currently lives in Birigüi, in São Paulo state. Ethos began working with spray paint as well as ballpoint pen at around the age of 15 and still uses these mediums […]