Author archives: Nina

  • Above - Photo of the artist - Image via streetartnewsnet

    Tavar Zawacki

    Tavar Zawacki, also known as Above, is a Berlin-based international contemporary artist who is primarily interested in creating street art. He is known to work in a multitude of different mediums, with a rare constant being the fact he is fond of using...

  • 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...

  • El Gato Chimney - La Casa Della Polvere

    El Gato Chimney

    El Gato Chimney is an Italian artist born in 1981, in Milan, a metropolis in Italy’s northern Lombardy region. He began his career as a self-taught artist, when he became interested in street art scene of his hometown. Street art is, along with...

  • Jeffrey Gibson - Photo of the artist - Image via artreport

    Jeffrey Gibson

    Part Choctaw and part Cherokee, Jeffrey Gibson is a New York-based artist who creates abstract sculptures, paintings and prints that provide an autobiographical cultural insight into the life of their author. Gibson’s vast influences range from...

  • Contemporary art

    John Wentz

    For the artists, the human condition has always been exceptionally intriguing. Making it their primary source of inspiration, many of them explored both modern psychology and ancient mythology in order to figure out what many times seems unknowable. John...

  • 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...

  • Kenji Nakayama - Photo by Heather McGrath

    Kenji Nakayama

    Kenji Nakayama is a Japanese artist, best known for his designs and sign paintings which he makes using stencils. Nakayama was born in 1979, in Tomakomai, a city on Hokkaido island. Unlike many artists today, Kenji didn’t set out to be an artist. In...

  • Clet Abraham

    Originally coming from the world of paintings and sculptures, Clet Abraham has moved on to putting street sign stickers in cities around the world. His philosophy is not to destroy, ruin, or invade with his artworks, but rather to be respectful and sometimes...

  • Erró in front of his work

    Erro

    Coming from Iceland, the land full of beautiful landscapes, Erró has become a multi-disciplinary artist known all around the world. His style can be defined as Pop Art and Postmodern, but he can also be considered as a painter in a traditional sense, whose...

  • Thomas Ruff - portrait

    Thomas Ruff

    Internationally acclaimed for his explorations of photography, Thomas Ruff is best known through his serial works, portraits and digital images. Ruff’s series of photographs of interiors of German rooms received first critical attention, in the past. During...

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