Augustine Kofie’ is a self-taught artist living and working in Los Angeles. While he is now internationally known for his technical skill and inimitable style, he was first known as ‘Kofie One’ and was heavily active in the West Los Angeles graffiti scene during the 90’s. Kofie’s work is continually evolving, creating a unique approach […]
Alphonse Maria Mucha was born on July 24, 1860 in Ivančice, Moravia (now part of the Czech Republic) and is known for his prominent role in shaping French Art Nouveau. Mucha loved art as a child but studied on a choral scholarship at the Church of St Peter in Brno, the capital of Moravia. In […]
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For all you Banksy fans out there. I saw this news article on BBC and had to share.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Your weekly Art Quote! Share by clicking the social buttons on the left. See more Art Quotes here. “A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.” —Paul Cézanne Paul Cézanne (1839-1906), The Large Bathers (French: Les Grandes Baigneuses), 1898-1905, oil on canvas, 210.5 cm x 250.8 cm, Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Toronto based artist Ray Caesar‘s exhibition “A Gentle Kind of Cruelty” is on now at Jonathan Levine Gallery in New York. “Caesar works in Maya (a 3D modeling software used for digital animation effects in film and game industries), using it to create his figures as well as the virtual realms in which they exist. […]
Born in 1974 in Winter Park, Florida, Bethany Marchman studied at Columbus College of Art and Design and the University of Georgia. Marchman worked in Atlanta as an illustrator and storyboard artist until recently when she decided to focus solely on painting. “Using traditional oils to create parallels between innocence and influence/ history and popular […]
Fascinating video from internationally acclaimed eco-sculptor Jason deCaires Taylor. Creating underwater living sculptures, deCaires Taylor offers viewers “mysterious, ephemeral encounters and fleeting glimmers of another world where art develops from the effects of nature on the efforts of man. His site-specific, permanent installations are designed to act as artificial reefs, attracting corals, increasing marine biomass […]