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The plastic metaphors of Valentina Baicuianu

Many of my works are personal experiences and emotions translated into a plastic metaphor that invites its viewers to do, in turn, the decoding exercise. My focus is on the entire everyday life spectrum, my overall influence come from life itself, people and my emotions. ~Valentina Baicuianu

The real life abstractions of Alison Bignon

I display real life stories through my created abstract portraits. After drawing upon exchanges with ordinary people, it’s in my apartment in Paris where I listen to and transcribe their stories; carefully archiving them in what I call an “emotional data bank”. Then, using a range of media, including videoed performance...

Bra Bra Bra — The visual art of Andrea Dankova

My body of work consists of surreal and Freudian interpretations of inner life and outward expressions of womanhood. According to Freud, the bra in our dreams signifies support, security, dignity and self-respect. Each photograph depicts different condition and emotional state inherent to femaleness –  from facing down gender stereotypes...

The fantastical illustrations of Matt Lorentzen

I illustrate in the spirit of Dr. Seuss and Shel Silverstein, with a touch of dark fantastical influence that was anchored by reading such authors as Tolkien and Terry Brooks and personal favorites Souther Salazar and Howard Finster, who was famous for his covers of R.E.M. records in the 1980s. All of my illustrated collages have a story that I...

CULTURAL ANIMALISM by Dushan Pejchev

In the network of cultural mobilization, systematization, modeling of the human reality and creating a cocoon of the cultural dogma, in an obscure dimension abides the atavistic human dimension. Along with treating the culture as a fetish and the human rational nature, the fact that the man is an animal creature can not be neglected. ~Dushan...

Shifting views with Bettina Schopphoff

Hello, my name is Bettina Schopphoff, I am a French painter and artist. I exhibited my paintings several years over Europe and the USA (Red Dot in Miami, Art Basel, 3F Brussels). If you want to know more about my work, do not hesitate to visit my website or Instagram.  

The Curious Pig by Anita Wong

“The Curious Pig” is an art series – a total of five pink toned washed out photos, featuring five famous pigs from our imaginations. Each photograph features a pig product that is widely consumed in the world but is rarely recognized by anyone as a product made from Pigs. The fainted pink wash effects in these photographs indicate our...

Sebastein Miller’s digital civil disobedience

My name is Sebastein Miller, I started Thou$and as a platform to express ideas and concepts. The ideas started growing from around 2012 and never stopped. This collection is called Civil Disobedience, the collection consists of 8 pieces.In this collection I explored digital appropriation using Adobe Photoshop to create each piece. The primary...