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

  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  

Nathan Spoor   Spoke Art San Francisco welcomes Nathan Spoor as a guest curator for Suggestivism: Resonance, a group show that includes over 40 international artists. Suggestivism is an art movement penned by Spoor that draws from deep imagination, drawing viewers into dreamlike worlds that tantalize our psyche.            “Curator Nathan Spoor … Continue reading Suggestivism: Resonance

  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/  

Brooklyn based painter Hanna Jaeun creates a beautiful sorrow in her newest series of work entitled “On Borrowed Time”. A narrative exploring the idea living past one’s expected time to die through whimsical images of animal-human hybrids takes you through a journey to the other side. “On Borrowed Time” opens at Arch Enemy Arts in … Continue reading Hanna Jaeun “On Borrowed Time”

  Painter Chrystal Chen has a fascination with spiritual beings and an alternative fantasy worlds. Her oil paintings detailed with gold leaf present subjects in metaphorical situations that are derived from visions, supernatural experiences, and beings. Check out some of her work!

  The latest body of work from painter Helen Bayly is an amusing commentary of the American experience. Her solo show “Classic Plastic” opening at White Walls highlights paintings developed over the last two years containing classical representations of beauty, detailed with gold leaf script and accents. Through this method she theorizes what the truth behind the … Continue reading Helen Bayly’s Classic Plastic

Jonathan Viner has quite a way of telling a story without using a single word. His paintings ride a line between reality and imagination with a host of dynamic characters. He keeps these images conceptually ambiguous, letting views run with their own fantasies. Attack Jonathan Viner! vinerstudio.com * Instagram * Facebook  

Ryan Hewett In life and business, one needs to grow. That’s no different in the art world. Master tattoo artist Paul Booth is not only known for his ink talents but, also his Manhattan based art gallery, Last Rites. After years of growing his space into what it is today, Booth wanted to expand his … Continue reading Booth Gallery Debuts with “Second Sight” Exhibition