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 and raised in Poughkeepsie, New York, Megan Kimber graduated from Rhode Island School of Design in 1997 with a BFA in Illustration. After living and creating in Orlando, Florida and New York, she then moved to Savannah, Georgia, where she received her MFA in Illustration from The Savannah College of Art and Design. She […]
Japanese born pop surrealist painter Naoto Hattori has a new solo show – “The Magic Caravan” – at Dorothy Circus Gallery in Rome, Italy. “Hattori, the artist of the bizarre, reminds in a pop Surrealist way of Bosh and Arcimboldo. Fantastic creatures, animals and a world observed by thousands of eyes unveils the secret of […]
Your Weekly Mixx – Enjoy!
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 Carlos Garaicoa, Dan Tirels, Eric Esterle, Michaël Husser, Gilles Bensimon, Kiki Xue, Linda Jacobson, Shai Yossef and a […]
Your first Monday Mixx of 2011 – Enjoy!
I paint in order not to cry.
“For the past 4 years, Israeli artist Know Hope has been showing his work in galleries and exhibitions worldwide, but mainly on the streets, in their natural urban settings. Know Hope deals with the short lived aspect of not only the genre itself, but also as a subject – the need of momentary connections in […]
Japanese born artist Yoskay Yamamoto, opened a new solo exhibition at LeBasse Projects in Culver City, California. Picking Up Where We Left Off references the time Yamamoto was able to spend with his family earlier this year after more than an eight year span since seeing his brother. Yamamoto was relieved that they were all […]
I came across the work of Japanese artist Kiei Takano at the Design Festa in spring 2009 and my visit to the most recent event reminded me to feature his paintings. Takano is a traditional Kano School painter but in the last ten years has developed his own artistic technique. After the death of his […]
Dirk de Keyzer was born in Sleidinge, Belgium in 1958. He has traveled his own path in the world of sculpture for more than twenty years and has known the difficult first steps of all struggling artists, the hard work and the wait for recognition. De Keyzer’s bronze sculptures are cast using the lost wax […]
Happy Mother’s Day everyone! This Sunday’s image is perhaps the most famous painting of an artist’s mother known colloquially as “Whistler’s Mother”. The true name of the work is “Arrangement in Grey and Black: The Artist’s Mother” by American painter James McNeill Whistler. The painting is on display at the Musée d’Orsay in Paris.
Based in Manchester, UK, photographer Lee Jeffries began his career in sports photography. A chance meeting with a young homeless girl in the streets of London changed his artistic approach forever. Jeffries recalls that, initially, he had stolen a photo from a young girl huddled in a sleeping bag. The photographer knew that the girl […]