The souls and emotion of nature is captured in the ink drawings of Aleksandra Kabakova. Through intimately detailed line work, the Russian illustrator captures various moods of each environment she creates. The scenes wave between a lonely melancholy and child-like whimsy, giving viewers an emotional perception of each atmosphere. Attack Aleksandra! kabakova.com Twitter Instagram

  Usually we wear masks to disguise ourselves, to hide some of who we are. Though, in the case of these paintings from Alea Hurst, the masks reveal much more. The Atlanta based artist paints with oil on fabric with bits of her figures exposing the patterns beneath. Alea combines cultural and tribal masks with figures … Continue reading Alea Hurst’s Societal Masks

  Illustrator Junko Mizuno gives extra life to her iconic characters in a new pop-up book titled Triad. Published with Poposition Press, Triad features The Nurse, The Witch and The Wrestler in the world of Mizuno’s signature art style. Ten pieces of original work were recreated into pop-up pages in this book being released in both … Continue reading TRIAD Pop Up Book from Junko Mizuno

  One can not help but to be struck with an air of childhood nostalgia when viewing the illustrations of Gabriella Barouch. A slightly muted color pallet of neutral tones emit a warmth that emphasize the highly detailed cast of characters in this imaginative narrative. Attack Gabriella Barouch! gabriellabarouch.com Facebook  

  Painter Joshua Flint explores ideas of the in between, a threshold where humanity stands among all types of change around themselves.  With the use of images from old sources such as digitized museum archives and vintage shops, a decaying nostalgia is presented. Flint creates and teaches in Portland, Oregon. Attack Joshua Flint! joshuaflint.com Twitter Instagram … Continue reading Joshua Flint’s Nostalgia

  Under the pen name “Evgola” artist Evgeniya Golik connects us to a realm of fantasies. Evgola’s paintings take a nod from the European Renaissance and old fairy tales. Gold accents highlight the portraits of the mystical beings that stare back as if they have secrets to share. Attack Evgola! evgolafineart.com Facebook Instagram  

  Welcome to the world of Nathan Ezra Trimm aka the GHOSTHEART. Loud colors, bubbly characters, and just a hint of dark and twisted. The Texas based neo-surrealist draws from his childlike imagination, giving each illustration its own energy. GHOSTHEART encourages viewers to let loose their own minds to find meanings and depth that is personal to … Continue reading GHOSTHEART’s NeoPop Land

  NYC art team HYSTM is the brain baby of Keith Pine and Rich Zitterman. The duo absorb the cultural noise around them turning out visual collages in vivid colors and expressive strokes. Attack HYSTM! hystm.com Instagram Twitter  

  Alina Noir is a European photographer creating images with the help of muses from the ballet and theater world, that give a visual narrative connecting humans bodies in space that have an air of classic renaissance paintings. Attack Alina Noir! alinanoir.com Facebook Instagram    

  The rich colored portraits painted by Italian artist Donatella Marcatajo are reminiscent of the Pre-Raphaelite era with women who boldly stare back at the viewer as if they want to tell a story yet, they are silenced. http://www.donatellamarcatajo.com/