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    Artist Laurentiu Todié Illustrates Several Aspects of Reality

    Artist Laurentiu Todié Illustrates Several Aspects of Reality
    Artsy Shark presents featured artist Laurentiu Todié. Originally from Romania, he now lives in New York, and creates images which are not what they may seem. See more of his work here. [photo:302474] What are your goals? In the tradition of Julius Caesar and Alexander the Great (among others) I’m working on conquering the World. As was demonstrated by John Cusack ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated: -2
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    Story of an Artist: An Interview with Linda Byrne

    Story of an Artist: An Interview with Linda Byrne
    Meet Linda Byrne: Lifelong artist and ArtBistro member (three years and counting) chatted with us about her inspirations, frustrations and what she does when there's a lack of motivation. From "aha moments" to her frist art teachers, Linda shares her story for all aspiring career artists to learn from. See what words of wisdom and recommendations she has for you! Tweet ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rate This
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    Story of an Artist: An Interview with Linda Byrne

    "Black and Yellow Net" On ArtBistro: Linda Byrne (friend me!) Website: http://www.lindabyrne.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/lindabyrne Location: Lower East Side, New York, NY What kind of an artist do you describe yourself as? I’m a visual artist working in painting, drawing, sculpture, and installation. What has been your career path as an artist and how did you come to be a self-supported ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rate This
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    How to Be Brilliant Every Day

    It’s stressful out there for creatives – increasingly, it has become commonplace for an employer to expect the trifecta of experience, talent and utter brilliance from designers and artists – not to mention a healthy respect for deadlines. That’s a lot of pressure! Some days are just plain harder than others to do the work. For most creatives out there, ...
    Published about 6 years ago | Rated: +13
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    Featured Member: John Kraft

    “There may not be a Heaven, but there is a San Francisco.” Ashleigh Brilliant, English Author and Cartoonist Meet John Kraft: John is a California man through and through. Born in Los Angeles in 1967, John has been inspired by the great state and it's the setting for much of his famous artwork. His scenes of San Francisco have earned ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +5
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    Featured Member: Sloeginfizz

    Sloeginfizz by Nicole RayPolka Dots, Stripes and Everything Nice. Meet Nicole Ray (aka Sloeginfizz): Nicole is an illustrator whose work is often inspired by words: song lyrics, a funny phrase overheard in a passing conversation, poetry, a newspaper article, and of course fairy tales too. Talk a walk in Nicole's shoes (they're polka dot puddle jumpers) and hear how she ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Featured Member: Genie Espinosa

    Sha-La-La! by Genie EspinosaForget about when pigs fly! These pigs are freewheeling through their days. Meet Genie Espinosa: Genie is a young illustrator and designer living in Spain (not the jolly swine off to the left). Her whimsical drawings and sketches show animals of all shapes and sizes dining, biking and promenading. Her dream is to be a children's book ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Featured Member: Skulluxe

    Featured Member: Skulluxe
    Name: Dan Springer On ArtBistro: Skulluxe (friend me!) Website: http://www.skulluxe.com Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Dan-Springer-SKULLUXE/234387667902 Location: Toronto What is your art/design profession? Freelance Art Director/Illustrator What was your career path leading up to your current profession/title? I started out when Macs first came out, using a stat camera and wax layouts, then just kept bettering my positions by moving to new positions and new ...
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    Featured Member: Jason Metcalf

    Featured Member: Jason Metcalf
    Name: Jason Metcalf On ArtBistro: jasonmetcalf (friend me!) Website: http://www.jasonmetcalf.com Location: Provo, UT What is your art/design profession? I make art (photos, web-based work, videos, performances, sculptures, drawings), am on the board of a non-profit art center (the Central Utah Art Center), and am a freelance web and graphic designer and photographer. What was your career path leading up to your ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Featured Member: Martha Rodriguez

    Featured Member: Martha Rodriguez
    Name: Martha Rodriguez On ArtBistro: Estudio Martita (friend me!) Website: http://www.missionartistsunited.org/artists/estudiomartita Etsy Shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop/estudiomartita Twitter: http://twitter.com/estudiomartita Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/#!/estudiomartita Location: San Francisco What is your art/design profession? I call myself an urban folk artist.   What was your career path leading up to your current profession/title? Worked in the field of Public Health for many years, then went through a major career ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Color Field Artist, Kenneth Noland

    Color Field Artist, Kenneth Noland
    The great Color Field (and in my opinion, one of the most underrated colorists of the 20th century) artist Kenneth Noland died a few weeks ago. I was always a fan of his work as well as the other seminal Color Field painters like Jules Olitsky, Helen Frankenthaler, Barnett Newman and Morris Louis. I always liked the sort of “impersonalness” of ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Interview with Artist Jaqueline Cedar

    Interview with Artist Jaqueline Cedar
    Emily Waldorf interviewed Los Angeles-raised, Brooklyn-based artist Jaqueline Cedar, whose vibrant new paintings are currently being shown at the Tracy Park Gallery’s new location at the Malibu Country Mart. EW: Tell us about your current show at Tracy Park Gallery. Is there a dialogue between your work and Daniel Stern’s work or does your work tell a different story? JC: I ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rate This
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    Analog Art in a Digital World, Lomography

    Analog Art in a Digital World, Lomography
    An interview with Lomographic Society North America CEO Ulli Barta. Last month, the iconic Lomography movement opened an ambitious retail space in Los Angeles. At the Lomography Gallery Store opening, we caught up with Ulli Barta and picked her brain about the allure of analog art in a digital world, the specifics of lomo photography, and the cultural significance of being ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rate This
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    Lui Ye: The Artist Interview

    Lui Ye: The Artist Interview
    New York, NY — Chances are you’ve seen one of Liu Ye’s paintings reproduced somewhere — on a Web site like this one, perhaps, or in an auction catalogue. Liu’s works translate well to print — the compositions, often wide expanses of color framing lone, female figures, are pleasingly spare, the colors look bright and pure, and the figures, with their ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Interview with Amy Wilson

    Interview with Amy Wilson
    I saw Amy Wilson's work at Art Chicago earlier this year and fell in love. Art Chicago is a huge place with so much visual chaos and the throngs of people, that it can be easy to get over stimulated and desensitized. I found Amy's work in a corner of a gallery space, though, and had to get very close to ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Interview with Ward Schumaker

    Interview with Ward Schumaker
    Biography: By not becoming a 'fine artist.' Here's what happened: it was 1965, I was 22 years-old, and judges had awarded me first place in a competition in my native state of Nebraska. I needed the money to pay the tuition for my last semester at college. But others (including the governor) decided my painting was pornographic. I finished school, bought ...
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    Interview with Marcos Chin, Fashion Illustrator

    Interview with Marcos Chin, Fashion Illustrator
    Biography: Marcos Chin graduated from the Ontario College of Art and Design, in Toronto, Canada. Since then, his work has appeared on book covers, advertisements, fashion catalogues, magazines, and CD covers. He has received a gold medal from the Society of Illustrators Los Angeles, and has had his work published in numerous award annuals such as Communication Arts and American Illustration. ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Interview with Jenny Kostecki-Shaw

    Interview with Jenny Kostecki-Shaw
    "On the day I was born, I came out looking both ways." - My Travelin’ Eye I think my travelin’ eye (aka, my lazy, wandering eye) inspired me to be an artist from the start. I grew up in St. Louis, MO and spent a lot of time in a cardboard box drawing monsters. After studying illustration at the Kansas City ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +7
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    Interview with Gina Triplett

    Interview with Gina Triplett
    Hello friends! I recently had the pleasure of interviewing Gina Triplett… and wow, I am so inspired by her work and her answers. She’s done work for some heavy-hitting clients like Target and Converse, but she’s so down to earth… and downright cool. I think you’ll be wowed by her too. Thanks again for the interview, Gina! Biography: Gina Triplett is ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Interview with Letha Wilson

    Interview with Letha Wilson
    Letha Wilson - Artist Statement My artwork investigates relationships between architecture and the natural landscape, and the navigation of both urban and wilderness spaces. I approach these issues using a range of media including sculpture, video, and photography. An interest in how the parameters of a gallery space contrast with the ‘boundless’ natural world has led to recent sculptures that juxtapose ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +4

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