Artistic Fingerprints

Artistic Fingerprints

Felix Dolah doesn't need much in the world: just some charcoal, some water, and perhaps the collected works of Socrates... But more on that later. The German artist has...
Loving 'Broken Angels' Instead

Loving ‘Broken Angels’ Instead

Broken Angels is the enigmatic working title with which London-based artist David Webster has dubbed his episodic collection of abstract audiovisual shorts. You'd be wrong to fall...
Artistic Alchemy

Artistic Alchemy

“Technicolour nebula swirl like cyclones across a sub-atomic realm,” runs the opening line of text accompanying this dramatically detailed display of shimmering, explosive, slick,...
Rise of the Polka Folks

Rise of the Polka Folks

Independent studio Mother Volcano were given a brief: to represent online shoppers as dot-sized and mobile avatars for a client's project. But the miniatures were a huge success, and so...
Face-Melting Portraits

Face-Melting Portraits

Toronto based artist Brian Donnelly's work spins on an undeniably fascinating axis: what is the breaking point at which destroyed artwork stops being artwork and becomes, well, trash? The unusual...
Nuance-Addition Through Colour-Subtraction

Nuance-Addition Through Colour-Subtraction

Black and white reign supreme in the disturbing work of mixed medium artist, illustrator, and art director Jesse Draxler. Collage, darkly suggestive figures, and almost abusive...
Contemporary Embroidery and Severed Hands

Contemporary Embroidery and Severed Hands

“My Mom loves Fleetwood Mac, hence, 'tusk', and my dad owns a custom home building business named Cardinal Construction”, Lindsay Swearingen tells us when we talked to...
Collages in Dialogue

Collages in Dialogue

What do you get when you cross an early 1960s Life World Library encyclopaedia with colourful oil paint scrapings taken from an artist's palette knife and collected over the years? The answer...
Fantastic Flowers and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Flowers and Where to Find Them

Genetic modification can get a bad rap in the environmental sector, but North American artist Jenny Brown's collage pieces take their aesthetic cues precisely from this mix-and-match approach...
Audio-Visual Antimatter

Audio-Visual Antimatter

What happens when two actors start to explore the intersection between contemporary art and new technologies? Studio Antimateria is born: Stefano Caimi and Marco Salvi, studio...