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Waswad - Transhumanism series I, 2017

Waswad

Waswad, also known as Wasswa Donald Augustine, is a Ugandan contemporary and multidisciplinary artist who was trained at Kyambogo University. Waswad created in the past his own world called “Elephania”. “Elephania” sketches a storyline in which his entire work merges in one. And just like “Elephania” consists of various images, Waswad’s whole...

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Xenson - Untitled (detail), 2016

Xenson

Samson Ssenkaaba, better known as Xenson, is a Ugandan artist who follows a multidisciplinary approach that includes fashion, performances, installations, videos, and painting. His work explores contemporary issues of identity and consumption, human excess...

contemporary art, video art, time-based installation, acid painting, Kristian Kragelund

Kristian Kragelund

Kristian Kragelund is a Danish painter and video artist, whose art explores notions of time and change created through reactions of different materials and objects. Born in 1987, Kragelund studied Fine Art at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design,...

Nancy Gifford - Photo of the artist - Image courtesy of the artist

Nancy Gifford

Inspired by poetry and the world at large, Nancy Gifford is an artist who enjoys using materials in a way they were not meant to be used. Initially driven by an idea that her art needs to be informed by grids and rows of changing color and form, Nancy Gifford...

Mark Dean Veca - Photo of the artist - Image via arrestedmotioncom

Mark Dean Veca

Mark Dean Veca made a career for himself by fusing art historical and pop cultural references in his loud, large-scale murals, ink and acrylic paintings on canvas, and drawings. Often relying on 18th-century French toile-style patterns to produce organic...

Xooang Choi

Deep, complex and sometimes mysterious, emotions are fundamental to the human condition. They color our days and have a profound impact on the way we feel about our lives. Although all people should be able to control their personal emotions, there are times...

Ahmed Mater

The contemporary art scene in the Saudi Arabia has developed rapidly over the past decade. A fresh generation of artists has pushed the Kingdom on a global stage with bold works that explore the past, describe the present, and imagine the future. Engaging...

Tara Donovan - Photo of the artist in front of her work - Image via eveningtimes

Tara Donovan

Tara Donovan is a widely acclaimed American artist who fabricates site-specific installations using commonly found materials such as styrofoam cups, drinking straws, toothpicks, paper plates and pencils. She relies on the unique properties of the chosen...

Peter Baracchi - Photo of the artist in front of his work - Image courtesy of Soon Galerie

Peter Baracchi

Currently based in Zürich, Peter Baracchi is an artist who tackles topics and phenomena constantly emerging from our modern society and influencing our everyday life. Initially working with all kinds of materials and media, Baracchi nowadays seems to be...

An Wei - profile

An Wei

An Wei is a Madrid-born street artist and painter of Chinese origin, known for his figurative murals and graphic portraits. Born in Madrid in 1990, An Wei was raised in a typical traditional Chinese family. He spent his childhood drawing on a restaurant table...

Buhlebezwe Siwani

Buhlebezwe Siwani is an engaging South African artist who relies on an exceptional combination of performances, installations art and photography in order to get the delicate messages across to the viewers. Using her intriguing work and leaning on a darkly...

Thania Petersen

Thania Petersen is a multi-disciplinary artist from South Africa whose creative portfolio consists of photographic self-portraits, installation works and multisensory-based performance pieces. A direct descendant of Tuan Guru, an Indonesian Prince from the...

Lygia Clark - Photo of the artist - Image via world use contact

Lygia Clark

Heavily influenced by Constructivism and the Bauhaus school concepts, Lygia Clark was a Brazilian geometric abstraction painter and an installation artist. She is primarily remembered for her participation in the Brazilian Constructivist movement, her...

Orestes Hernandez

Orestes Hernández is a massively talented artist who belongs to the aspiring generation of young Cuban artists regarded as a future backbone of this nation’s art scene. He is known for his expressive and cartoon-like representations that allow him to...

Super A - Untitled gallery piece (detail)- Image courtesy of 1AM Gallery in San Francisco

Super A

Stefan Thelen, better known by his moniker Super A, is a Dutch street and gallery artist who blends urban methods, graphic design and traditional painting techniques to give life to work that evolves out of his personal experiences and thoughts. His pictorial...

Olafur Eliasson

Olafur Eliasson

There are a number of goals anyone’s art may be aimed to fulfill – from existing just for the sake of it to sharing one’s ideas and beliefs with the world. Some see the possibility of art to influence a wide audience, making artwork that is both...

Cary Leibowitz - Photo of the artist - Image via nycstateoftheartcom

Cary Leibowitz

Since his emergence in the 1990s, Cary Leibowitz has established himself as a self-loathing, reluctant artist with a stellar reputation for making incredibly simple and effective art. Also known by his humoristic artistic pseudonym of Candy Ass, Leibowitz...

Victoria Fuller - Photo of the artist - Image courtesy of Victoria Fuller and Photocredit of James Prinz Photography

Victoria Fuller

Victoria Fuller is an exceptional multi-disciplinary artist who works in a variety of media, including painting, sculpture and installation art. She authors large-scale public art pieces, interior wall and free standing sculptures, intriguing installations...

Jim Houser artist portrait

Jim Houser

Best known for his works in installations, painting, sculpture and collage, Jim Houser is an American self-taught artist and one of the original members of a group Space1026. Houser was born in Philadelphia in 1973. His art explores words and the semantics of...

Alexander Ponomarev

A former sailor and a merchant marine, Alexander Ponomarev is an acclaimed artist who has traveled the globe searching for artistic inspiration. His works – installations, films, drawings, photographs – are all inspired by remote places such as the...