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Diane Victor’s Smoke Drawings

Amazingly detailed smoke drawings by Diane Victor.

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Jo Hamilton’s Crochet Heads

It’s not everyday that we post an artist who works with yarn but Jo Hamilton’s crochet portraits are really interesting. I’m really happy that Jo decided to not over finish these and left them without a background and with the yarn hanging down. Sort of looks like paint drips and adds another dimension to the work that you don’t see often in crochet.

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Richard Pearse’s Wood Grids

I’m loving these wood collage paintings by Richard Pearse.  Some great textures and color combinations throughout his entire body of work.

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Our Future Perfect Contest Has Ended!

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Thanks to all the artists who submitted work to our Future Perfect call for submissions. We had well over 250 submissions for every single state in the US varying in medium from kinetic installations to drawings. It’s going to be extremely difficult to select only 70 artists from all the amazing submissions. In the next week we will be contacting artists who have made it into the book as well as announcing the grand winner who will get their very own exclusive interview in Beautiful/Decay Book: 6. Thanks to our sponsor Toyota Prius Projects for working with us to make the Future Perfect book happen and to promote and support new and emerging artists!

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Artwork Of The Day: Explosion A

Lets start the weekend with a bang courtesy of photographer Christian Weber.

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Michael Swaney At A.L.I.C.E Gallery

We first featured Michael Swaney in B/D 4 years ago in issue:X with a feature length interview. Issue:X is unfortunately sold out but if you happen to be in or near Brussels you can stop by A.L.I.C.E Gallery and check out Michael’s latest show opening April 7th.

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Chris Kerr’s Novus Mundi

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Chris Kerr uses the fantasy aesthetic of wizards, unicorns, beer cans, and psychedelic swirls; but in his best work Kerr adds a disorienting dose of reality.  In the process creating what philosophers might describe as a parallax view.  Kant referred to this sort of arrangement of irreconcilable ideas as antimony, the purpose of which is to create a “decisive experiment, which must necessarily expose any error lying hidden in the assumption of reason.”  In Kerr’s work, where we see both the hip iconography and reality, something starts to skew inside our heads.  It’s a message written in two languages which you already know how to read, but it takes a long time to read them together.

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Yoshimasa Tsuchiya’s Unknown Creatures

Yoshimasa Tsuchiya’s beautifully delicate creatures are painstakingly carved out of wood and hand painted. Check out the Making page on his site to see the process.

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