Abe Camacho

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Photorealistic Drawings Explore the Trippy Dreamscape of Cultural Identity

The first solo exhibition of Xavier Robles de Medina touches down at Catinca Tabacaru Gallery on the Lower East Side.<p>Catinca Tabacaru Gallery on the Lower East Side is hosting the first solo exhibition of Xavier Robles de Medina, a Surinamese artist whose drawings explore a history that predates …

Yamaha Crew Chief Outlines Superbike Preseason Testing

Two MotoAmerica Superbike titles and 28 race wins over the past two seasons notwithstanding, Cameron Beaubier and Monster Energy/Graves/Yamaha …

Movies About Painters You Need to See

The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965): The Story of Michelangelo and the Sistine Chapel<p>Based on the novel by Irving Stone and directed by Carol Reed, the …

Magical Drawings Put Women in Conversation With Their Demons

Polly Nor targets her own volatile thoughts and mood swings by depicting a dark side of her psyche.<p>The devil and femininity have long been entangled. From Eve’s creation of original sin to <i>The Devil Wears Prada</i>, women portrayed as satan are represented as the downfall of the good man. But one artist …

Meet The Others: Paul West

The Game Changers. The Rule Breakers. The Innovators.<br>Discover<b> some of the fantastic emerging talent showcasing their work at The Other Art Fair.</b> Fair …

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Traditional Asian Ink Paired with Cartoon Lines Create Larger-than-Life Comic Worlds

Korean comic artist Kim Jung Gi breaks out of the panel and into large scale illustrations.<p>In the comic and cartoon worlds, "adult" often refers to excessive gore and sexual material. But what happens when the art form is elevated to a higher level of thoughtfulness with diverse subject matter and …

So You Want to Read Cyberpunk: Here’s Where to Start

Richard Morgan took cyberpunk’s dystopian noir and transplanted to a post-singularity future where death — at least for the very wealthy — is just …

Justin Hopkins – American Artist

Eyes on American artist Justin Hopkins.Born in 1986 and raised in a small town named Mukilteo in Washington, Justin Hopkins began drawing at age six. …

Surreal Painted Postcards from a Post-Apocalyptic World

A surreal post-apocalyptic wasteland of skeletons and flying sharks composes a group show at Modern Eden Gallery.<p>An unconventional scene depicting flying swordfish reeled in by the bony hands of skeleton fishermen is filled with stringent detail by Sandra Yagi, one of four artists brought together …

The Italian Renaissance of Swordsmanship, Wrestling, and Boxing

Fightland Blog<p><i>This article is part of a series of the European Masters of Defence. Explorations of other countries are forthcoming.</i><p>The fall of the Roman Empire did not mean the death of martial arts in Italy. Romans were adept at blade fighting, and in fact, many of the Medieval masters utilized …

Introducing the New Feminists of the 21st Century

NYC-based photographer Donna Stevens believes that for too long the term ‘feminism’ has been associated with an anti-male ideology, but what it …

Parents too nice for their own good get tattoos of their children's bad drawings

An increasing number of parents are having their kids drawings tattooed on their bodies; no matter how dreadful they are.<p>Whether you grew up to enter …

International relations: meet Jacky Tsai's satirical superheroes – in pictures

Jacky Tsai takes western comic book heroes and thrusts them into traditional Chinese paintings, to reflect the clashing and melding of the two cultures

These Colored Pencil Illustrations Feel Like Classic Storybooks

Rebecca Green provides a natural, woodsy palette to fables both real and imagined.<p>Riffing on storybook landscapes and archetypes while adding a lighthearted touch to everyday objects, illustrator and painter Rebecca Green has amassed an impressive variety of works from her Nashville, TN base in a …

Dr. Seuss Made Paintings and Sculptures in Secret (and Now You Can See Them)

Some of Theodor Seuss Geisel's art is straight from his storybooks. The rest is wildly unexpected.<p>The artist forever known as Dr. Seuss didn’t stop at writing and illustrating 44 wise and whimsical storybooks. While he produced popular literature by day, he spent his nights in the 1930s sculpting …

The Dark Ages... How Dark Were They, Really? | Crash Course World History

John Green teaches you about the so-called Dark Ages, which it turns out weren't as uniformly dark as you may have been led to believe. While Europe …

Trees Communicate Via Their Own Fungi-Based 'Internet'

How trees 'talk' to each other.<p>A new book, <i>The Hidden Life of Trees</i>, claims that trees talk to one another. But is this really the case? The simple …

A new generation of exiled Tibetan artists is producing radical art beyond the control of China’s censors

Exiled from their own land since birth, a new generation of Tibetan artists is producing challenging art that the Chinese Communist Party cannot control.<p>At an ongoing solo show of works by artist Tsherin Sherpa at the Rossi & Rossi Hong Kong gallery, the images that jump at the viewer from the …

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Oliver Jeffers: 'I was always an artist' – but not a child of books

The title of the children’s illustrator’s latest volume, A Child of Books, does not apply to the artist himself, who says his career was ‘very much an accident’<p>Oliver Jeffers’s latest book is called A Child of Books. The illustrator and writer’s collaboration with fellow artist and typographer Sam …

10 Violent Paintings That Only Lovers Of Horror Will Admire

September 27, 2016<p>In the web of emotions people get tangled in, fear has the power to tightly grip its victims, making it the most instinctual and …

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31 Artists You Need To Know About Immediately

Meet the innovative humans behind right-now’s coolest sounds.<p>Here at The FADER, we've always prided ourselves on looking down the road. We aspire to …

Meet the Genius Street Photographer You've Never Heard Of

Untitled<br>Charalampos Kydonakis<p>1 of 23<p>I had a great uncle Frank “Yaki” Yakimovich whom I met only once at a family reunion in 1982. He was what you …

Korean Artist Sketches Awkward Daily Life in Illustrations

Kyung Me paints the complete portrait of an awkward, boring, self-pitying life in the city.<p>Scrappy drawings of a curmudgeon youngster with a halo of curly hair and an obstinate, hunched posture are the themes of a second-generation, immigrant-born artist navigating her past. Korean artist Kyung Me …

Eben Britton: I played some of my best games while stoned

Getty Images<p>Former NFL player Eben Britton says he was smoking pot while in the NFL, sometimes before games, and often played better while high.<p>“NFL …

Mesmerizing Illustrations by Yuri Shwedoff

There are many, many great artists out there, and it's kinda impossible to know all of them... but it's pretty great to get to know a super badass …

America has a horror movie problem

American horror movies are suffering from an affliction of sameness and staleness.<p>These movies, particularly those that go for an "old school" …

Why I'm drawing every SINGLE item in my late granddad's shed

<i>Lee John Phillips has set out to draw every item in his late grandfather’s workshop – down to the smallest nut, bolt and nail</i><p>Have you ever tried to guess how many things are in a room? Take your kitchen – probably one of the busiest areas in your house. How many objects? There’s the obvious stuff, …

Quilled Paper Portraits That Highlight the Beauty of Old Age by Yulia Brodskaya | Colossal

<p>Utilizing vibrantly colored paper, artist and illustrator Yulia Brodskaya (previously here and here), creates unique three-dimensional portraits …