Sam Taylor-Wood

p p Sam Taylor-Wood (born 4 March 1967) is an English conceptual artist. She has been identified as a member of the Young British Artists movement. Her work includes photography and cinema. More photos and info here. p

Aidas Bareikis

p p p p Born 1967 in Vilnius, Lithuania - Aidas Bareikis holds an MFA from Hunter College. He is the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship and a Soros Foundation Grant. Bareikis’ work has been selected the first Athens Biennial opening in September ’07. In addition, he has had solo exhibitions at Grand Arts in Kansas City, MO, The Kunsthalle Wien, Zacheta Center for Contemporary Art, Warsa (via) p

Mihai Criste

p p Have a look at the surreal paintings of Romanian artist Mihai Criste who is fascinated by abstration, mystery and illusion. (via Olesya Zwintershtein) p p 1193074732_22_10_2007_0445252001192

Mark Jenkins

p p p p New installations by artist Mark Jenkins (previously-blogged). So great! p

Ferris Plock

p Ferris Plock is an artist living and working in the city of San Francisco. His work is primarily character-based imagery that incorporates his passion for storytelling. Surrealist and seemingly innocent, Ferris' work doesn't subscribe to any particular genre. Based on sketches, his artwork more often than not incorporates animals or monsters in everyday human conditions- going to work, dodging splashes from cars, walking their pets, or some other scenario involving his amazing creatures. p

Gary Garay

p p Gary Garay <-- Born in 1977; Graduated at Art Center College of Design, Pasadena; Lives in Los Angeles, California. p p

Anne Faith Nicholls

p p p Anne Faith Nicholls is an acclaimed freelance artist and illustrator. Her one-of-a-kind paintings have been displayed in galleries and collections around the world and have earned high praise from art critics, collectors and publications alike. Not only has she made a name for herself as a prolific painter, but Anne has also amassed an impressive portfolio of clients including VISA, VANS, and KEDS, with her unique artistic contributions to a variety of projects as a freelance artist. p p

Simon Schubert

p p p p p ' Simon Schubert (born 1976) is an artist based in Cologne, Germany, his birthplace. From 1997 to 2004 he trained at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf in the sculpture class of Irmin Kamp. Inspired by Surrealism as well as by Samuel Beckett, Schuberts works imagine architectonical settings, common situations and objects, whereas the material he uses are either simple or sophisticated - white paper folded or mixed media arrangements. Some of his paper foldings entered the West Collection, Oaks, PA, while the Saatchi Collection, London, owns sculptural works in mixed media. In 2008, Schubert received the ZVAB Phönix Art Award for new-comers. ' (via Wikipedia) p

Mathew Reichertz

p p p p p Born and raised in Montréal, Québec, Mathew Reichertz attended Concordia University where he received a BFA in 1993. In 1997 he moved to Halifax, Nova Scotia, where, in 1999, he received an MFA from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. He has exhibited his work in solo and group exhibitions across Canada including Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery, Corner Brooke (Newfoundland), Khyber Centre for the Arts Halifax (Nova Scotia), Ciparis/Lennox Gallery, Toronto (Ontario), Beaverbrook Art Gallery Fredericton (New Brunswick) and Galerie Action Art Actual, St. Jean Sur Richelieu (Québec). As part of the RBC Canadian Painting Competition national touring exhibition his work was exhibited at the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto (Ontario), Saint Mary’s University Art Gallery, Halifax (Nova Scotia), Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver (British Columbia) and Galerie Sussex Gallery, Ottawa (Ontario). In 2001 a permanent, site-specific painting was installed in the Sobey Building of Saint Mary’s University, Halifax (Nova Scotia). He has received creation and presentation grants from the province of Nova Scotia and is included in a variety of institutional collections. Reichertz currently lives in Halifax and teaches at NSCAD University. p p

Coarse Jaws

p ' Both jaws versions, "Coarse" and "Coarse x Rotofugi", are limited to 100 pcs. The figure comes with a signed print and a wooden plate with your individual number. Inside the wooden teeth box, you will find noop, his giant shark hat and his coarse skateboard made from real plywood. ' Link here. p p