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Joey Salamon’s Psychedelic Sharpie Illustrations

OH HAY AIA! My name is Joey Salamon and I am a Detroit-based artist specializing in psychedelic sharpie drawings depicting detailed, colorful and intricate dreamscapes. I always tell people my drawings are visual representations of who I am and that each new piece starts without an agenda, sketch or plan and I trust myself enough to know they will...

Character Design and Concept Art by André Castro

Hello! I am André Castro aka Synthesis, a Graphic Designer & Character Artist based on Curitiba, Brazil. I started doing digital art with Photoshop since I was 12, just for fun and it became everything to me. In the last years I’ve been studying Character Design and Concept Art to work in movies or games industry. The majority of my...

The Freestyle Art of SCHILANZER

Hello Artists Inspire Artists, We are SCHILANZER, team of two artists/photographers. We are HK Schilanzer and MK Schilanzer. We are travellers, currently in Paris, France but both born and raised in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. Schilanzer art has no particular style, we prefer to call it freestyle art made on photography basis. Schilanzer technique...

Fragmenta – Micaela Lattanzio

Hello AIA! It is with pleasure that I would like to introduce the exhibition dedicated to the artist Micaela Lattanzio. Fragmenta – a visual retrospection is an overview of Lattanzio’s new production who experiences his language focusing his research on the fragmentation of identity. The work, composed on paper, are the result of a...

Conceptual Fantasy Photo Manipulations by Robert Cornelius

My name is Robert Cornelius and I’m part photographer, part digital painter, and all artist. I love to create images that walk the line between a photo and a digital painting. All of my pieces start from photographs I take, but then I wind up pushing and pulling the pixels around in Photoshop until it brings the idea in my head to life. I really...

The Revealing Paintings of Karen Ösp Pálsdóttir

Hello Everyone! My name is Karen Ösp Pálsdóttir, I am from Reykjavík but am currently based in Baltimore. I recently got my BFA from MICA. After graduation I went back to Iceland and painted for a few months. While I was in Iceland I made a small series of paintings for the band Halleluwah. They used the images as album art for their debut...

Where is Arthur? – PIOP Paintings

Arthur Lugauskas, originally from Vilnius, Lithuania, but now living in the question “where is arthur?” is back on AIA for a moment to not only inspire more artists, but to maybe even inspire the world. In 2012 I was in a drawing class at GMU and we were learning about perspectives for a portion of the class. I’d studied...