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Pat Perry’s Surreal American Life

When you look at Pat Perry’s work, there is a distinct feeling that you’re looking at snapshots of rustic Americana. From old trains to tumbledown wooden houses beneath grey skies, peering into Perry’s pool of images is like looking into slices of American life away from the big cities. This is not to say that his figurative work is without...

Awesome Surreal Illustrations by James Fenner

James Fenner, a current Pacific Northwest College of Art illustration student, has been drawing since he was a kid – he comes from a family of artists so creative expression seems to be in his blood. While he was into manga and anime in his earlier days, his style has since matured to focus more on shape, design and meaning. His most...

Bagrad Badalian’s Experimental Photography

My name is Bagrad Badalian, I’m a multi-disciplinary artist working in the field of experimental photography. I create images that try to capture the human body in an abstract  and unconventional manner. I want to set my foot  in hidden realms of perception and want to capture shapes and colors that do not have the habit of meeting each...

Ori Gersht’s Shattered Reflections

These photographs of mirrors splitting into shards while being electrocuted while also reflecting silk flower bouquets (yes, you read that right) may be the coolest thing I’ve ever seen!  Photograher Ori Gersht is widely known for his destruction and subsequent documentation of floral arrangements but in this series Gersht introduces an added...

Storytelling by Photographer Wendy Sama

I’m Wendy Sama, a french graphic designer who grow up with a pencil and camera in my hands. For me photography is about telling a story. I love to tell story in my photographs, stories about me, about people, or just telling an emotion. I like to think that people can imagine what happens before and after the moment which was set in stone. ...

Artisic Movie Posters by Grzegorz Domaradzki

Polish illustrator Grzegorz Domaradzki – or just plain “Gabz” if you prefer! – is a virtuoso talent in the illustration world who just loves going to the movies. Even better, he loves movie posters. Even more exciting for us is that he loves creating his own movie posters, many of which are blessed with so much imagination and...

Optic Art by Kiandjan

Bonjour AIA!  I am Kiandjan, a 27-year-old self-taught graphic designer from Paris, France. I draw my inspiration from music album artworks, optic art, and Mœbius comics. As I select consistent color mixes, I aim to create illusion of motion, space, or temperature. The challenge consists in gathering simple shapes within complicated blendings...

The Multi-Faceted Sculptures of Yoshitoshi Kanemaki

Japanese sculptor Yoshitoshi Kanemaki has found an unusual niche: He likes to take a giant piece of wood – often a long – and turn it into a very unusual sculpture. Among his strangest conceptions include people with multiple faces (which seems to be something of a preoccupation), and a man with the upper half of a skeleton’s torso...