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Red Raven’s Arrows.

Despite it being a dangerous weapon, there is a certain beauty to an arrow. Its aerodynamic shape and geometric structure has elegant, but lethal appeal. Red Raven Studios has furthered that appeal by making a set of porcelain arrows that can be customized...
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More Than Enough Color.

Joe Van Wetering's pieces feature a wide array of vibrant, solid colors that come together to put on quite a dazzling show. But Van Wetering's ability to put these colors in motion is what really...
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Siff |x| COFFEED Take New York.

Bi-coastal painter, illustrator, and all around stand-up guy Gregory Siff was recently sanctioned by COFFEED to produce a nearly block-long mural at their new Chelsea location set to open this fall. The images portrayed were requested by the youth collective...
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Emma. | Matt Vial.

Tantalizing our eyes with a white hot color palette that can only be found on the hottest of suns, Matt Vial's Emma is a surrealistic plunge into an ethereal void. Vial is a designer and photographer who is keen on manipuating color hues and...
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100 Years Into the Future. | Maico Akiba.

Maico Akiba takes us well into the future with 100 Years Later. It is all too easy become submerged in the now and forget the bigger picture. Hyper-aging modern items such ADIDAS sneakers, iPhones, calculators, and Polaroid cameras, Akiba puts time in...
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Sex, Drugs, and Tapestry. | Erin M. Riley.

Based in Brooklyn, New York, Erin M. Riley weaves picture perfect portraits of carefree youth. Riley's work mostly pulls from the female experience and today's social media culture. But while her subject matter is youthful and "new" to the world, her medium...
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Upon a (Lone) Star. | Chau Nguyen.

Chau Nguyen is a lively artist from Texas whose multifaceted artworks leave a refreshing impression on the mind's eye. Flaunting an abstract bravado and a crisp use of colors, shapes, and patterns, Nguyen's pieces are intuitive and warm....
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Party Time. | Andre Elliott.

Andre Elliott shrouds festivity and cheer in a sarcastic haze with a series of photographs that resembles a Lana Del Rey birthday celebration. The 19 year old photographer has a purposeful style that is ironically nonchalant. The effort is there, the feeling...
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399 Days. | Rachel Kneebone.

Rachel Kneebone's 399 Days is a deep-seated narrative of existential lore. An intricate tower of porcelain, it weaves together the stories of countless knowns and unknowns who forever belong to the time annals of time. Kneebone's exhibition at White Cube...
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Body Talk. | Bernardo Torrens.

Executing his pieces with hyperrealistic focus, Bernardo Torrens showcases the human form in a soft, magnificent light. The manner in which Torrens captures every intricate detail is surprisingly casual, making the portraits all the more engrossing. Although...
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The Blossoming Limzy.

Lim Zhi Wei, affectionately known as Limzy, makes brilliant use of plant life in her works. Limzy pieces features an array of flowers reincarnated as flowing gowns, frilly skirts, and rippling tutus. Limzy also dips a toe in popular culture, depicting such...
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Natalya Explains It All. | @NatalyaLobanova

Natalya Lobanova embraces her melancholy with a series of endearingly downtrodden illustrations. While not all of Lobanova's work is super bummed, she maintains a sagacious tone throughout her pieces, guiding us through life's discomforts. She achieves this...
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Surf’s Up. | Jiro Bevis.

Illustrator Jiro Bevis skillfully blends punk with pop in his most recent illustrations. Bevis' aesthetic falls somewhere between a Lichtenstein and Superjail. His illustrations are nihilistic, but purposeful--endeared with the faint stench of sweet...
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Lighter, Faster. | Xhxix.

We checked up on Xhxix and found that the artist's work as evolved somewhat since we last spoke. While Xhxix's signature style has remained, there are some new elements that we cannot quite put our fingers on. The work feels lighter somehow, more agile. We...
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Better With Flowers. | Antonio Rodrigues Jr.

Better With Flowers is a vulgar, but conceptually sound, project by Antonio Rodrigues Jr. Using beautiful flowers to depict words that are often frowned upon, Rodrigues creates a worthy contrast that addresses the art of delivery--in other words, it's not...
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Heads Win. | Valentin Leonida.

Illustrator and 3D developer Valentin Leonida conduct a study on heads that is guaranteed to turn a few heads. Featuring exquisite linework and off-the-wall aesthetics, the series of drawings resemble vintage medical...
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When in Lima.

Maykel Lima's work is caught in a conceptual limbo between new age noir and cryptic surrealism. Lima's tone is a serious one, but it only enhances the aesthetic of the work. The pieces have an air of mystery and an everlasting intrigue....
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Visiting Mom and Dad. | M. Younker.

mom and dad is a warm, intimate series by Michael Younker. However brief, mom and dad proves to be charming and latently cheeky. The feeling is so genuine, we wouldn't be surprised if thess were actual photographs of Younker's...