Devan Shimoyam is from Philadelphia, PA and is a recent grad of Yale’s art school. His paintings depict people who are trying to make a personal connection, but they never quite there. They are a representation of the artist’s early relationship with others.
Category - Modern Paintings
Michele Del Campo is from San Nicandro Garganico, Italy. He studies art in Milan and currently works out of London. This series of paintings, which he recreated from photos, is called Daydreamers – and they depict teens passing their summer days doing nothing. Del Campo injects just enough melancholy teen angst to make things interesting.
Eric Fischl hates art fairs. ‘They’re like speed dating events,’ he says sardonically. But an artist always needs subject matter and one day figurative artist found himself asking the question; ‘what if I make the art galleries and art fairs themselves the subject matter?’ Art fairs and gallery openings make up the subject matter for...
These paintings of surreal landscape and other elements of nature were done by artist, Gregory Euclide – who currently lives and works in Minnesota and who studied art at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.
Mesut Kul is a Turkish artist who does tiny paintings on tiny objects. He calls the paintings “micro art”, and he uses a magnifying glass to get the details just right. Mesut cites the beauty of the world as his inspiration. via boredpanda.com
David Lynch is sixty-eight. A celebrated filmmaker, he is known for his eerie atmospheres, sinister characters, and strange, elliptic plots that often lack logic. But he is at heart a visual artist, an all-rounder who graduated from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia back in 1966. Before he was a filmmaker he was a painter...
Meghan Howland is an artist from Massachusetts, who is currently based in Portland, ME. These paintings from the graduate of the New Hampshire Institute of Art, are a strange and compelling mix of lush, flowing vibrancy, mixed with an element of uncomfortably being experienced by the subject.
These paintings are the second part of a project by Lorraine Loots called, 365 Postcards for Ants – which she originally started in early 2013. She did a miniature painting every day. Her second series of mini paintings will this time focused on her home town, Cape Town.
Valentino Quijano is a transplate from California living in Hawaii. Quijano has no formal training in painting and is entirely self taught.
Here’s some of the latest illustrations from Roby Dwi Antono – an illustrator and graphic designer living in Indonesia who sites his biggest influences as Mark Ryden and Marion Peck.
Ivan Alifan was born in Russia and studied art in Toronto. His paintings have a purposeful ambiguous quality which is meant to provide the observer the opportunity to project part of their own psyche into the painting.