Born and raised in Toba, Japan, Yoskay Yamamoto moved to the United States at the age of 15. A self-trained illustrator, Yamamoto’s artistic tastes expanded as he fell in love with the urban culture of the West coast. Fusing the two different cultural backgrounds together into his work, Yamamoto nostalgically blends pop iconic characters from […]
The latest exhibition “Fermata” from world renowned Brazil based urban artists (and twin brothers) Otávio and Gustavo Pandolfo (aka Osgemeos). Fermata, showing at Museu Vale in Brazil, runs through February 12, 2012. “Revealing uncommon possibilities and dealing with what is current and not distant, OSGEMEOS make us aware that we are part of something in […]
Sunday’s image is by Chinese born (now living in the US) painter Victor Wang. To see more of his stunning works, visit Victor Wang.net.
Los Angeles based artist Kent Williams has built up an impressive reputation as a contemporary figurative painter with his “bold realism with combined attributes of abstraction and neo-expressionistic sensibilities. His work is characterized by strong gestural forms combined with areas of arresting detail, rendered with rich dynamic brushwork.” A graduate of The Pratt Institute in […]
Another Monday Mixx! Enjoy!
Ekundayo has a new exhibition at Thinkspace Gallery in California! “Joy Today Jeopardy Tomorrow’ is an exhibition about the beautiful struggle we all face of reaching for our dreams, in hopes of guiding our own destiny, weather we succeed or fail, as long as it’s on our own terms. Ekundayo’s work illustrates the sacrifices we […]
It doesn’t make much difference how the paint is put on as long as something has been said. Technique is just a means of arriving at a statement.