Ksunny Wazowski: “Create and Break”

Artist name: Ksunny Wazowski Featured Work 1: Crocheted Earrings and Doll   Ksunny Wazowski offers delicate and intricate works in the realms of fashion and miniature art. Her beautiful pieces are organic, precise, and fanciful. Featured Works Slideshow: 5 Questions for the Artist: 1. What is art to you? To me, art is a possibility to…

Lucien Shapiro: “A Fools’ Journey”

Artist name: Lucien Shapiro Featured Work 1: Luce Sacra Collector Rituales (The Light Collector Ritual) Lucien Shapiro weaves together the past, present, physical, ethereal, dark, light, and all the colors in between in his textured creations and performances dealing with themes of addiction, over saturation, and object reclamation and re-contextualization, among others. He is a self-anointed maker of ritual and meaning….

Aquina La’Shae: “Art to Me is Life”

Artist name: Aquina La’Shae Featured Work 1: Shot of model: @thatboyleigh, location: LA River Aquina La’Shae is a multi-talented artist and inspired business woman. She works in photography,  make-up artistry, fashion, modeling, and also runs a magazine. She has a gift for creating and capturing beautiful, colorful looks and compositions. Featured Works Slideshow: 5 Questions for the Artist:…

Ava Laurel: “I Have So Much Planned”

Artist name: Ava Laurel Featured Works 1 and 2: Ava Laurel is an inventive inter-disciplinary artist who works with words, drawn and photographed images, and music. Her insightful observations and creative commentaries on the world around her are candid, engaging, fresh, and colorful, with an urban mood. Below, enjoy more of her images and one of…

Bruno Big: “I Want to Preach Love”

Artist name: Bruno Big Featured Works: Panel designed for office Canal Brazil and turned TV vignette, graffiti (done in collaboration Big’s friends Marcelo JOU , William Memi . Marcio SWK and Thiago TARM), and a video documenting the creation of the Ousadia and Alegria collection (more information below). On June 17 Bruno Big will join Marco Gallotta in sharing…

Blu Loui: “Something That Has to Touch My Heart”

Artist name: Blu Loui Featured Work 1: Blu Loui captures diverse moods and characters in his striking, balanced works.  He uses contrasting colors, strong outlines, and  accurate and emotive curving lines in his drawings which capture the essence of a moment or being, and range from fanciful cartoons to illustrative realism. Featured Work Slideshow: 5 Questions for the Artist: 1. What is art…

Velvet Kensington Burlesque: “To Use My Art to Continue to Empower Women and Femme Presenting People to Love and Own Their Bodies.”

Performing Artist name: Velvet Kensington, also known as Helen Fourness Featured Works: Performance and Pin Up Shots  Insightful, gorgeous, funny, and inventive: burlesque artist Velvet Kensington is a vivacious and creative entertainer. She is a trained and gifted dancer and thoughtful performing artist who engages her audience in inspired and sexy performances, combining the personal, political, erotic, humorous, and shocking, with a tone of empowerment, exploration, and…

Ngozi Okechukwu of Nigerian Hippie: “I Feel Fortunate to Be Passionate about Something.”

Artist name: Ngozi Okechukwu of Nigerian Hippie Featured Work 1: Selection of Clothing Ngozi Okechukwu of Nigerian Hippie creates stunning handmade apparel with beautiful prints and contours.  Each custom piece, with it’s stylish, unique, and expertly handmade folds and shapes, accentuates the beautiful curves of the human body as well as the beauty of the colorful, patterned fabric. Featured Work…

Mo Ganji: “We’re Growing Up Searching for Our Natural Gift, and it’s on Our Back the Entire Time. All We Need to Do is to Stop and Reach.”

Artist name: Mo Ganji Featured Work 1: FacesTattoo Mo Gangi’s tattoos have incredible line sensitivity and clarity. His work engages the eye with delicate contours and a continuous line. He preserves the integrity of the drawn line in this body art with exquisite care and beautiful compositions, including a variety of scenes and creatures of…

Erin Blank of ErinElsie: “Inspired to Give Them a New, Beautiful Life”

Artist name: Erin Blank of ErinElsie Featured Works: Erin Blank is gifted in giving fabrics new life. She lovingly blends vintage and fresh fabrics and styles into vibrant and flattering handmade designs. Her brand ErinElsie offers unique pieces for anyone seeking lovely, bohemian, handcrafted fashion.  The outfits above and below show her gift for creating…

Steve Zimovan: “Lasting Images”

Artist name:  Steve Zimovan Featured Work 1: Home Sweet Home With a  strong illustrative style that is both nostalgic and inventive, Steve Zimovan’s work is striking and beautiful. He uses sharp edges, thick outlines, color fades, and organic curves to create fresh takes on a range of classic and unique characters, themes and images. His…

Jasmine Mills: “Now I am More in Love with What I Can Create”

Artist name: Jasmine Mills Featured Work 1: The Virgin This woman comprised of stark brush strokes fills the canvas and confronts the viewer.  This work is raw, beautiful, monochromatic, and intimate. Featured Work 2: In a different tone and style, this mysterious character is carefully and gorgeously crafted. These two pieces speak to multi-media artist Jasmine…