While in Miami for Art Basel Miami Beach, Art Attacks met New Haven, CT/New York City based painter Dave Thomas who was invited to show with Derek Gores Gallery at the Aqua art fair. Dave’s fingerprint paintings create a new level of texture and whimsy to the dynamic narratives he tells. Dave chatted with us about his work … Continue reading Fingerprint Painter Dave Thomas
While in Miami Beach for the madness that is Art Basel week, Art Attacks caught up with collage artist Derek Gores at Aqua Art Fair. His brick and mortar space, Derek Gores Gallery, had a room at the Aqua Hotel and hosted not only his personal work but, that of assemblage artist David Burton, finger-print painter … Continue reading Chat w/ Derek Gores at Aqua Art Miami
Chris Sickels is the creative force behind Red Nose Studio. His work has appearing in advertising, magazines, newspapers, and animation. Chris’s first children’s book was titled “The Look Book” and was followed by “Here Comes The Garbage Barge” and “The Beginner’s Guide to Running Away From Home”. “The Secret Subway” is due to be released … Continue reading Sculptor Chris Sickels’ Favorite Things
Recently caught up with artist Andrew Soria on his visit to Orlando and talked with him about his unique landscapes and art making process.
Photo: Marielle Quesney Jean Labourdette (better know by some as Turf One) is an artist who lives and works in Montreal. He’s a painter and sometimes filmmaker with his wife Marielle Quesney. Recently the camera was turned on him by fellow artist & filmmaker Pablo Aravena. The result is the short documentary titled “Shining Darkness: … Continue reading An Interview with Montréal’s Jean Labourdette
By Kevin Titzer James Kerr is a busy man. In addition to keeping up with his very funny and prolific blog Scorpion Dagger, James has collaborated on flip book machines, created News Toons for Vice and is now dipping his toe into augmented reality. He may have a few more things in the wings, but he’s … Continue reading Conversation with James Kerr AKA Scorpion Dagger
Lucien Shapiro is a maker of things. The Bay Area artist takes usually discarded objects and puts them all together to create ornate sculptures and masks to reflect personal emotions, struggles, and the routines to get through them all. By combining his creations into a visual narrative, Shapiro gives a unique experience to his work. … Continue reading Collection & Ritual: Lucien Shapiro
Painting a picture and making it look real is hard work, let alone painting a picture with spray paint, though Cocoa Beach resident and aerosol artist Morgan Wilson seems to have everything under control. Painting photorealistic, large scale murals with a palette of over 70 Montana Gold cans and colors, Morgan uses her formal training … Continue reading ARTIST SHOWCASE – Morgan Wilson
Collage artist Derek Gores takes a unparalleled approach to creating extraordinary works of art by using bits and pieces of recycled magazines, labels and found materials. Up close, the end result is chaotic, a seemingly random display of paper scraps, but from afar the viewer sees a true-to-life, aesthetically pleasing masterpiece. Derek graduated from Rhode … Continue reading ARTIST SHOWCASE – Derek Gores
The Crew shot down to Miami for the weekend to capture all that was Art Basel 2011. This is our first webisode featuring Orlando’s own Dolla Bill making his mark on the famous Wynwood Walls.