On the Spot: Chris Collins


Chris Collins is a freelance artist whom makes his living doing creative projects and helping other people and business to be more creative. He has a number of projects including the Nonsense Society (an arts blog), Indie Music Box (royalty-free music), Today I Evolve (zen and growth), and Nonsense Thoughts (art/comics!) . Through comics, music, … Continue reading

Showcase: Gabriella Cleuren


Gabriella Cleuren (1942, Kleine-Spouwen, Belgium) studied Nordic Art and Music at the University of Oslo, Norway, studied  painting and drawing at the Academy in Hasselt, Belgium, and painting, drawing, and sculpture at the Academy in Sint-Niklaas, Belgium. Besides her native Belgium, Gabriella has resided in the Dutch Antilles. Norway, and in Germany. These places are … Continue reading

Showcase: Agent X

Agent-X Golden-Girlz

Raised in the state of Kentucky in the United States of America and Connecticut, Agent X’s artwork has been exhibited in London, Spain, Los Angeles, and New York City. He studied art in New Haven, Vancouver and Atlanta, and was a semi-finalist in the New York Art Marathon (2011). Agent X currently lives and works … Continue reading

Showcase: Licia Battarra


Licia Battarra è nata a Bologna nel 1976. Fin da quando era bambina, le è sempre piaciuto tantissimo disegnare. Crescendo, e manifestando una certa inclinazione, ha deciso di studiare seriamente disegno e pittura. A 14 anni, si è iscritta al Liceo Artistico di Bologna. Ha frequentato in seguito una scuola di restauro, per poi lavorare … Continue reading

Showcase: Bill Carman


Meet Bill Carman and his surreal work! Bill has a BFA in visual communication and an MFA in painting. He is a professor of illustration and drawing based in Boise , Idaho (USA). – -Who is Bill Carman? Tell us about yourself I walked into a local Stinker (yes real name) gas station and convenience … Continue reading

Showcase: Beatrice Bencivenni

biglietto natale

Beatrice Bencivenni è nata e cresciuta in provincia di Bologna, già da piccola col pallino per il disegno e gli animali. Credeva di voler fare il veterinario, fin quando una professoressa di latino non le ha fatto cambiare idea. Si è laureata presso l’Accademia di Belle Arti di Bologna,  frequentando un corso in Fumetto e Illustrazione con … Continue reading

Showcase: Davide Battaglia

Edo Style (The Italian Incident)

Davide Battaglia nasce a Genova nel 1982. Si laurea all’Accademia Ligustica di Belle Arti. Parallelamente agli studi comincia l’attività di pittore e illustratore. Nel 2007 vince il Primo Premio Arti Visive al CercaTalenti di Genova e lavora come assistente pittore di scena sul set del film “Giorni e Nuvole” di Silvio Soldini. L’anno dopo si … Continue reading

Showcase: Mark Thompson


Mark Thompson (1972) was born in Great Britain. He studied at the Slade School of Fine Art (London) from 2003 until 2007. He currently lives and works in Germany. His works were exhibited in Germany, United Kingdom, USA, Norway and Lithuania. Interviewed by Chiara Costantino [Traduzione in italiano in basso]     Hi Mark! How … Continue reading

Showcase: Sean Cleary


Sean Cleary is an illustrator from Queens, New York who works mainly in traditional pen and ink with watercolor washes. His work can be found over at Sparrow Canyon Illustrations.  Interviewed by Chiara Costantino   [Traduzione in italiano in basso]  Hi Sean! How did you start drawing?  All those margins in my school notebooks just called … Continue reading

Showcase: Mariska Karto


Mariska Karto is a photographer/illustrator born in Suriname (South-America) and raised in Holland. Long ago she started out as a painter. This work was mostly technical, and she felt she was missing something essential. A while after this period, she designed and successfully sold vintage-clothing. This period lasted for about two years. Shortly after, she came into … Continue reading


    Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

    Join 1,664 other followers