Josan Gonzalez

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Plenty of gorgeous work from Barcelona based illustrator Josan Gonzalez.

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Daniel Sueiras

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I am mysteriously drawn to these portraits that belongs to Spanish painter Daniel Sueiras. His website has some interesting and surreal imagery, so be sure to check it out.

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Liza Corbett

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Some lovely pen and watercolour work from NY-based artist Liza Corbett.

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Waste by Elliot Mariess

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UK based artist/designer Elliot Mariess created a skeleton sculpture made from plastic forks. Very, very cool.

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Perfect Strangers by Leah Tinari

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” My work has consistently been based on photographs of my friends and family. This show, Perfect Strangers, is exactly what the title implies—portraits of total strangers. The portraits show a broad range of ages and races, so there is no single contingent in this body of work. It is exciting to see the diversity of people who pass though a gallery in a month’s time. These portraits are clearly reflective of contemporary society, but also recall Renaissance paintings. The paintings have a strong primary color scheme, are dense with draped fabric, and the subjects have many layers of clothes and accessories due to the timing of the exhibition. There is also a self-consciousness to the subjects posing in front of the camera in the photo booth; the same self-consciousness I imagine a subject would have had posing for a Renaissance painter when his or her likeness was being captured. At first glance this seems far-fetched because the portraits are clearly contemporary portraits in every way, but if I sit with them for a little longer, I begin to think about the paintings by Titian and Vermeer.” Leah Tinari (via Mixed Greens)

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Daniel Arsham

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New York-based artist Daniel Arsham‘s multimedia practice transcends the lines between architecture and performance art, using sculpture to challenge our perceptions of physical space. His work is often described as an exploration of issues of the natural versus the manufactured world. (via PAFA)

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Jan Fabre

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Jan Fabre (born 1958, Antwerp, Belgium) is a Belgian multidisciplinary artist, playwright, stage director, choreographer and designer. He studied at the Municipal Institute of Decorative Arts and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp. Between 1976 and 1980 he wrote his first scripts for the theatre and made his début performances. Between 1976 en 1980 he wrote his first texts for the theatre and did his first solo performances. During his ‘money-performances’ he burned money and wrote the word ‘MONEY’ with the ashes. In 1977 he renames the street where he lives to “Jan Fabre street” and fixes a commemorative plaque “Here lives and works Jan Fabre” to the house of his parents, by analogy to the commemorative plate on the house of Vincent Van Gogh in the same street. In 1978 he makes drawings with his own blood during the solo performance ‘My body, my blood, my landscape’. In 1980 ‘The Bic-Art Room’ he had himself locked up for three days and three nights in a white cube full of objects, drawing with blue Bic ballpoint pens as an alternative to Big art Established in 1986, Troubleyn/Jan Fabre is a theatre company with extensive international operations, with its home base in Antwerp, Belgium.

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Harding Meyer

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By all means, please check out the gorgeous paintings of Harding Meyer.

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Alex Grey

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Alex Grey (born November 29, 1953) is an American artist specializing in spiritual and psychedelic art (or visionary art) that is sometimes associated with the New Age movement. Grey is a Vajrayana practitioner. His body of work spans a variety of forms including performance art, process art, installation art, sculpture, visionary art, and painting.

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Leo Ferdinando Demetz

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Seen here are the work of sculptor Leo Ferdinando Demetz from Italy.

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