CAP Magazine - Issue One

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ChristinaLeslie:

TheCottonGaze2

Photograph-Diptyc 16cmx24cm

www.christinaleslie.com

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ChristinaLeslie

TheCottonGaze

Photograph-Diptych 16inx24in

www.christinaleslie.com

VincentDriscoll

Bornin1963inLambournintheUK,Vincentisanindependentartistsellinghisworkdirectlyto collectorsworldwide.AnalumnusofChelseaandGoldsmithsCollegeinLondon,hehasbeen practicingartforthirty-fiveyears.Nowusingmixedmediaonrandomlycutfragmentsofplyboard, hispracticeisanartofcreationfromdestruction.Harmoniesandconflictsofintentionedand chanceelementscreatetheconditionsforaccidentsandserendipity.Thislackofcontrolover outcomesisanessentialconceptualdriverofthework,notjustaformalpainterlystunt. Referencestothevisualworldareoftenstartingpoints:faces,crowds,mountains,explosions, andbrokenwindows.Despitetheplayfulnessoftheprocess,themotivationisusuallyprompted bysomethingtroubling.Theresultsarelyricalandexpressive,providingasingularexperiencefor thespectator.

PointofNoReturn Oilsonplyboardfragments 80cmx84cm www.vincentdriscoll.co.uk
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ElenaShaura

ElenaShaurawasbornandraisedinRussiaandnowlivesandworksinLondon.Hereducation wasprimarilyinphilosophyandlaw,andsheworkedforsevenyearsasalecturerinphilosophy andasalawyerinthebankingsector.Shaurarecentlydiscoveredthatshehasanartisticinterest afterworkingatlengthinacollaborationtobringarchitecturaldesignstolife.Thisworkhas provedvaluableinstimulatinganexperimentalapproachtomycurrentpainting.Shauraexplores thelinksbetweenthevisualexperienceofviewinganimageandtheauralvoicesbehindit,which connecttheviewer’sreactionwiththeartist’sstory.

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PremonitionsofSpringIceDrift

Oiloncanvas

101cmx76cm

www.elenashaura.com

CharlesCompo

CharlesCompo(b.1958)isaninternationallyrecognizedcomposer,multi-instrumentalist,and painter.HewasimmersedintheEastVillageartsceneinthe'80sandcollectedartbymany RivingtonSchoolartists.Duringthistime,CompoworkedasanassistanttoAndyWarholand collaboratedwithfilmmakerandartistHarrySmith.Hehaswrittenover100musical compositions,including"SevenFluteSolos,"publishedbySmithsonianFolkways.Overthepast twoyears,Compo'sworkhasbeenfeaturedinoverthirtynotablejuriedshowsworldwide.In addition,hispainting"I'veGotTheWorldOnAString"wasselectedtorepresenttheUnitedStates inthe2021LondonBiennale.

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ABirdTeachesAManHowToSing

Oilsoncanvas

75inx56in

www.compoarts.com

SunnyAltman

SunnyAltmanisacontemporaryAmericanartistworkinginbothtraditionalanddigitalmedia.Her primaryfocusiscapturingthecaptivatingbeautyofthenaturalworldandtheconnectionswe makethroughjoyfulhumanexperiences.Sunny'sbrilliantuseofcolor,line,shape,and compositionisavisualpeptalk,inspiringjoywhileprovokingcreativityandcuriosity.Herwork hasbeenexhibitedingallerieslocallyandinternationallyandcanbefoundinmanyprivate collections.

Image: Anemone

Watercolorandinkonarchescoldpresswatercolorpaper 12inx12in

www.sunnyaltman.com

CassidyCoalson

CassidyCoalsonwasraisedinaruralareainNebraska.Inasmalltown,thereisasenseofboth seclusionswithinthegeographyandalackofprivacywithinthesmallpopulation.Thewomen aroundherfellintotraditionalAmericanaroles.Mostpeopleheldaconservativemindsetonhow childrenshouldberaisedandwhatguidelineswomenneededtofallwithin.Complexrelationships shapedherformativeadolescentyearsandservedasafocalpointformyexplorationofmy identity,sexuality,andfemaleexperience.Coalson'sworkcentersitselfaroundthehumanfigure, withnaturalandsymbolicimagery.

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AddressingtheThreeGraces

Oiloncanvas

30inx30in

www.cassidycoalson.com

KishaCastello

KishaCastelloisanartistwhopaintsbotanicalsandportraits.Castellopaintsveryfeminine subjectsbutwithanairofstrength.Castellopaintsbecauseitbroadenshercuriosityaboutthe everydayaroundher.Findingthepropersubjectmatterandputtinghertwistoffemininityand whimsytoitkeepsherintriguedandabletostartanewpaintingeverytime.Castellogetsher inspirationfrombotanicalbooks,fashionmagazines,andrecentlyshehasbeguntopaint childhoodmemories.CastellolivesinPortSaintLucie,Florida.Beingself-taughthasprovedtobe alessoninperseverance,problem-solving,andbeingabletopaintwithoutrestriction.Thisallows Castellotoworkandlearnatherownspeed,whichisveryimportanttoher.Castellolooksforward towhatliesaheadforherintheartworld.

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TheThreeOrchids

Acryliconpaper

18inx24in

EllieJeanPhotography

Image: Rock&RollSoul

Photograph 8inx10in

www.elliejeanphotography.com

BrendaHarper

HarperisanAmericanmulti-mediaartist&painterlivingandworkinginthePacificNorthwestof Oregon.ShehasworkedonnumerousartprojectawardsrangingfromthePortlandInstituteof ContemporaryArt(PICA)inPortland,Oregon,togalleryshowsandartisttalks.Outofcollege studyingfineartandpainting,shelocatedtothesprawlingpost-rustbeltcity&metropolisof Portland,Oregon-whereaburgeoningsceneoftheDIYandRiotgirlartmovementswasbeginning togrowinartisticpocketsthroughouttherestoftheU.S.Thiswasasignificantinfluenceand inspirationthatspurredamulti-mediapracticeandcross-disciplinarysearchformeaningthrough art-whetheritbethroughphotography,painting,experimentalmusicorvideoperformance documentation.

Image: Bagman,Inc.street

Photograph 4cmx5cm

www.windowmirror.wixsite.com/brendaharper

LelaAmparo

RepresentedbythetalentagencyMTArt,multidisciplinaryvisualartistLelaAmparousesmachine learning(GAN)tocreatevisualimagerybasedonherphotographydatasetstoshowcasean otherworldlyatmosphere.Shealsoisanambientmusicproducerwhomergeshermusicandart tomakeamulti-sensoryexperiencefortheendviewer.Amparospecializesandtakesgreat pleasureintransportingtheviewerandlistenertoadifferentdimension.Bornandraisedin Tucson,Arizona,andnowresidinginGothenburg,Sweden–Amparodrawsherinspirationfrom thegreatoutdoors.Sheoftenescapestoremotedestinationsandincorporatesheradmirationfor natureineverypieceshecreates.

Image: ReykjavíkNights

DigitalcreationfromphotographyAIdata

www.amparo.fm

KamelytaNoor

Kamelytaisanabstractexpressivefingerpainterwithaboldandpassionateeye.Workingin bright,vibrantcolors,sheusesacrylicashermedium.Herassertive,brilliantlycolorfulpalette reflectsherfeelingsandemotions.Theartist’sworkisoftenlyrical,withstrokesthatsoarwith movementandenvelopeviewerscompellinglywiththevibrantrainbowofcolorsheembraces. AccordingtoKamelyta,eachpiecetellsastorythroughcolor.TheMalaysian-bornCaliforniaartist exemplifiesherrichheritageandtherainbowofSouthernCalifornia.

Image: AndICouldOnlySeeYou

Acryliconcanvas 12inx12in

www.kamelyta.com

deiulamb

deiulambisanillustratorandgraphicdesignerwhoworksonanimation-inspireddrawingsof womeninMMAmatches.Healsopaintsmixedmedialandscapesandabstractpiecesandhasa historyineditorialandgraphicdesignforprintmedia.Hehasalsobeenabartender,census enumerator,dataentryclerk,talentacquisitionmanager,andjournalist.Hecurrentlystreamsasa cartoonlambonTwitchbecausetheworldneededmorepeopletotalkaboutvideogames.

Image: MonavsLisa

DigitalIllustration

9inx9in

www.instagram.com/deiulamb

AnnaCambierisaGerman/FrenchmultimediaartistandworldbuilderwhofinishedherBachelor's in"InterdisciplinaryArts'inMaastricht,TheNetherlands,thissummer.Cambierisconstantly creatingworlds,scenes,andstructuresrepresentingpeople'sperceptionsofreality,thefearof death,andthepassingoftime.Herartworksoftendancebetweentheabsurdandthefamiliar,a complexwebbeyondlinearstructures.CambierisveryfascinatedbysurrealismandArtBrutas theirbrutalityandabsurdityevokeadeepfascinationbothintheaestheticandconceptualsense. Colors,textures,andfoundobjectsareessentialaspectsofherwork.Sheconstantlyexperiments withexploringtheboundariesbetweenmediumsandideas,creatingthree-dimensionalcollagesof thoughts,questions,desires,andfears.Thecomplexitybehindthecreationprocessissignificant inherworksasithelpsherdistanceherselffromthedepictedworldtoviewitbetterand

Image: Ragnatela Digitallymanipulatedphotograph 297cmx42cm www.instagram.com/arto.fanna
AnnaCambier

AmberPenney

AmberPenneyisaMichigannativelivinginaChicago,Illinois,suburb.Amberisaself-taught mixedmediaartistworkingwithacrylicpaints,pastels,andmarkers.Shedrawsherinspiration frommusic,poetry,andnature,creatingboldpaintpalletsanddesigns.Sheeditscolor combinations,texture,andpatternstocreateamixed-mediacollagethatwilleventuallybecomea finishedartprint.Herartisprimarilycontemporaryandabstractartwithvividbrightcolors.Mixed mediamediumisherpassionbecauseshelovestopaintamixtureofexpressionism,abstract, minimal,andcontemporary.Hersubjectsincludemusicians,animals,portraits,poetry,and emotion.

Image: Waiting

Mixedmediacollageonpaper 24inx18in

www.amberwaaavesart.com

BobiPrinz

Image: Untitled Inkandcharcoalonpaper

78cmx106cm

www.instagram.com/deiulamb

Image: InnardsofMyMind

Inkonpaper

8.5inx11in

www.lyfii.me Lyfii

FengYe

FengYeisapassionateandcreativeillustrator,graphicdesigner,andceramicartistbasedin London.Asacriticalthinkerandtalentedresearcher,shedrawsinspirationfromnumerous sourcesandusesvisuallanguagetotranslateabstractconceptsintoartisticcreations.Herstyle focusesmoreondreamy,soft,andwhimsicalideaswithsurrealisticundertones.Aftercompleting herundergraduatestudiesinindustrialdesign,YunjiewashonoredwithadistinctiondegreeinMA illustrationatCamberwellCollegeofArts.Herprojectsaremainlyrelatedtofeminism,inequality, andthepowerstructureofsociety.

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FlowerAmulets-WhereTheWisdomIsBorn Ceramicbrooch

www.fengyesart.com

5cmx5cm

LlewynJones

LlewynJonesisacontemporaryandabstractartistwhoseworkisinspiredbythebeautyofthe naturalworld.Dynamicshapesandasenseofmovementcharacterizehisprints.Heoftenuses traditionalandmoderntechniquestocreatehisart,whichisoftenabstractandnonrepresentational.HisinterestinthehumanexperiencealsoinformsJones’swork.Heisinterested inexploringthecomplexitiesofthehumanconditionandhowouremotionsandexperiences shapeourlives.Heoftenuseshisarttoexpresshisfeelingsandexperiences,aswellasto exploretheemotionsofothers.Jones’sworkisareflectionofhisjourney.Heconstantlyexplores newwaystoexpresshimselfandhisideas;hisartreflectsthisexploration.Heispassionate aboutcreatingmeaningfulandthought-provokingart,andhehopesthathisworkwillinspire otherstoexploretheircreativepotential.

TrashintheRiver Copperetching 4inx6in
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YuyangCheng

YuyangChenggraduatedfromUCLtheBartlettSchoolofArchitectureRC16UrbanMorphogenesis Lab-Biomaterialurbandesign(M.Arch.)astheCSCInternationalStudyScholarshipFull-Price winner&CentralAcademyofFineArtsSchoolofArchitecture(B.Arch.).Currentlygraduatedfrom ArchitectureAssociationSchoolofArchitectureInterprofessionalstudio(SpatialPerformance design),MFA&FIUDdes(DoctorofDesign)programinAI&Architecture.ShestudiedattheRoyal AcademyofFineArt(KADK)SchoolofArchitectureasanexchangestudentin2014.Shefounded thespectatorconceptTheater,Architect,bio-materiallandscape&urbandesigner.Meanwhile,as anexperimentalperformancedirector,Yuyang'sperformanceprojectsarefocusedonbodyand spacepoetic,naturalfield,bodylandscape,cross-mediaspacenarration,andarthealinginthe Orientalcontext.

TheFloatingLifePerformance Imagefromperformance 1080cmx1920cm @floatinglifeperformance
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ZoeElla

ZoeEllaisaproudindigenousMexicanandChumashwoman.BorninOrange,California,andhas livedinthePhoenixValleyfor20years.Ellaisavisualartist.Mediumsincludedarepaint, photography,digitalart,andmixedmedia.

Image: Gloaming

Acryliconcanvas 30inx24in

www.zoeelladesigns.com

EzgiNadir

EzgiNadirwasborninIstanbul/Turkey,in1988andgraduatedin2010fromthePainting DepartmentofAfyonKocatepeUniversity.In2013shewenttoValencia,Spain,topursue printmaking.Duringthistime,NadirtookeducationalcoursesfromUniversidadPolitecnicaDe Valencia.Sheopenedherfirstsoloexhibition,"AboutInequality,"inValencia,Spain.Thesame year,shestartedhermaster'satYıldızTechnicalUniversity,ArtandDesignFaculty.She participatedinmanygroupexhibitionsdomesticallyandabroad.Herworkshavebeenpublished inanarrayofartmagazines.ShelivesinAnkaraandhasbeenworkingatherstudiosince2011.

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Headswiththepieces

Inkonpaper

35cmx50cm

@ezginadir

YingtongZhou

AsafineartartistoriginallyfromChinaandcurrentlybasedintheNetherlands,YingtongZhou workincorporatesdrawing,video,sculpture,andinstallation.Zhoudrawsinspirationfromtheir thoughtsondailylife,focusingontherelationshipbetweenthebodyandlines,subjectandobject. Throughmywork,Zhouaimstoexploretheboundariesbetweenthephysicalandabstract,the visibleandinvisible.

Image: Echoing2

Charcoalonpaper 100cmx100cm

www.instagram.com/zhouyingtong_

MalloryKimmel

KimmelisaWashington-DC-basedartist,curator,educator,andwriterwhomakesconceptual furnituretoaddressexclusionarydesignpractices.Shefocusesondisruptingloopholesusedto denyhumanrights.Placingthefocusonobject-centricformsofpossession,exclusion, objectification,andconsumptionhelpstounraveltheexploitationofobjectstoaddressthesame formsofabuseappliedtopeople.Kimmelbelievesifyouliberateobjects,youliberatepeople. Workinginthecontextofpost-continentalphilosophy,Kimmellookstoobjectsandpeopleascofacilitatorstodemocratizecomfort-basedprivilege.Shiftinghierarchicalpresentationsinspaceto communal-basedcomfortwillreshapepublicinstitutionssuchasschools,publictransportation, work,andartmuseumsinbothformandpractice.Formallytrainedinthearts,Kimmelreceived herMFAinfineartfromCaliforniaCollegeoftheArtsanddegreesinstudioartandecologyfrom SusquehannaUniversity.

TheManIWant Upholsteryfoam,wood,paint,andfabricfibers 99cmx124cmx77cm www.malloryryankimmel.com
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CarolineDranow

CaroDranow(b.1998)isanemergingartistbasedinBridgehampton,NY.Arecentgraduateof BowdoinCollege,herworkisgroundedinarigorousobservationofcoastalNewEnglandand engagesnatureasbothsubjectandinspiration.Large-scaleandluminous,Carocreatesher layeredlandscapesutilizingclassicaloilpaintingtechniquesandinsertsherselfwithinthe Americancanonoflandscapepainting.Caroidentifiesasafeministanddeeplyadvocatesfor women’srights.Usingherformalknowledgeoftraditionaloilpaintingtospeaktothesoftness andresiliencesheobservesinnature,Caroaimstorecontextualizethedramaofmodern ecologicalcrisisandclimatechange.Indoingso,Carochallengesthehistoricallymaletradition oflandscapepaintingwithadistinctlyurgentandfeministperspective.

Image: PeachesOverBabylon Oilonwood 12cmx12cm www.carodranow.com

XikiLu

XikiLuisaNewYork-basedartistbornandraisedinChina.ShegraduatedfromtheFashion DesignprogramatParsonsSchoolofDesignin2020afterleavingtheMastersinCuratorial PracticeprogramattheSchoolofVisualArts.Aself-taughtartist,shehasneverformallypursued afineartseducation.Firstpickingupabrushbackin2016,herpracticesynthesizesthe complexitiesofcontemporaryculture.Xiki'sdistinctivevisionoftheworldexpressestoday's moderncultureinaninnovativeyetsimpleabstractway.

Image: Untitled Acryliconcanvas 16inx20in www.xikilu.com

JhihYuChen

JhihYuChenisaTaiwanesepaintinganddrawingartistwithinternationalexhibition experience.Shespecializesinclassicalpaintingwithoilpastelsbutstartedwithabstract art.Afterdiscoveringthatstilllifepaintinginfluencedheralotduringherhighschool education,shenowfocusesonthat,endeavoringtocreateimageswithlayersofcultural meaning.

Image: Courgette

Oilonpaper

24cmx155cm

pamjenco.wixsite.com/ladyadelitaartstudio

CarlosMuñoz

CarlosMuñozobtainedhisBachelor'sDegreeinDesignandVisualCommunicationfromthe NationalAutonomousUniversityofMexico(2017),hisPGDipinWebDesignfromtheSanCarlos Academy,MexicoCity(2018),andhisMaster'sDegreeinCreativeIllustration(TraditionalandNew Media)ofBAUCenterUniversitarideDissenydeBarcelona,Spain(2020).Hisworkisdrivenbya concernwithdarknessanditstextures.Bothhispaintingsandsculpturesplaywiththedimension thatisreachedbeyondthecanvas.Forthemoment,CarlosMuñozissearchingforthesedark figureswithinalltheirspecificconditions,tryingtotakethemtoalevelofabstractionand sensationreachablebyanaudience.

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Coronation
Sculpture 27cmx35cmx20cm www.munoz.cargo.site

RyanFaherty

RyanFaherty,aBoston-basedpainter,createsworkthatengagesinadialogueaboutthe relationshipbetweenafigureandaground.Heconstructsdensecollectionsoffiguresthatinhabit andcreatethespacearoundthemthroughpainting,drawing,printing,andcollaging.Theprocess isoftennonlinear,ashebuildscharacters,deconstructsandreconstructsthem,thenrepeatsthis processrecursivelyuntilthecompositionemerges.Ryanhasbeguntranslatinghissculptural paintingsintoartistbooksundertheprojecttitleBELLYACHE.HeearnedhisBachelorofFineArts fromMassachusettsCollegeofArtandDesign.

Image: JawLineI

Mixed-mediaonwoodpanel 10inx10in

www.ryanfahertyart.com

DerekElmore

DerekElmorereceivedaBachelorofArtsfromRichmondUniversityandaMaster'sinArt ConservationfromCamberwellUniversity,London.HestudiedarthistoryandpaintinginFlorence, Italy.ElmorehasexhibitedhisartacrosstheUSAandUKandgivenlecturesonarthistoryandthe occult.Elmore'sprimaryinfluencesarecomicbooks,theRenaissance,andSurrealism.

Image: Subvertisement

Collage

7inx8in

www.instagram.com/Peripheryofconsciousness

DianeArthur

Image: CheruboftheHighDesert

Acrylicpaintoncanvas 24inx36in

www.cosmicbirdart.com

RochelleTolani

RochelleTolaniisaLatinAmericanandHinducontemporaryartistbasedinPanama.Asa disabledwomanbornwithcerebralpalsy,aconditionthatlimitshermovementandcoordination, shedrawsonherpersonalexperiencesandfamilialheritageforherart.Shestrengthenedthrough hercreativepracticeasachild,workingwithartduringoccupationaltherapy.Shecombinesher interestsinpsychologyandactivismthroughherpaintings.Herworkscreateamodernfusionof AbstractExpressionism,Neo-Expressionism,andArtBrut.Shehasfurtheredhercreativepractice throughseveraldegrees,includinganAssociate’sDegreeinArtTherapy,aBachelorofArtsin GraphicDesign,aMaster’sDegreeinDigitalMarketingandSocialMedia,andanAssociate’s DegreeinPsychology.

TheHappening Mixed-mediaoncanvas 27inx33in
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www.rochelletolaniabstract.com

ShelinaKhimji

ShelinaKhimjiisaTanzanianbornartistandaqualifiedaccountant,aself-taughtartistdrawnto artsincechildhood.Colorisherpowerfulsymbolism,reflectingherhappypersonaandidealworld imagery.Shehasanaturalknackfordrawing,andherstyleisimpressionisticsincesheloves givinganinklingtoevokeherviewer'semotionsandimaginationinherartworks.

Image: Mysterious Coffeeoncanvas

50cmx70cm

www.shelinakhimji.wixsite.com/sksart

XuHan

XuHanisaNewMediaArtist,GraphicDesigner,andEducator.Sheisinterestedinfindingdifferent perspectivesoflanguageinthecommunicationmethodsofhumans,includingreading,listening, bodylanguage,andemotion.Herprojectsinvolvedperformanceart,artinstallations,generative texts,andartistbookdesign.SheisanadjunctprofessoratCaliforniaCollegeofArtandPratt Institute.

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Photographsofartperformance

www.xuhanart.com

FiveFactsAboutTears

ChristinaYasminFesmire

ChristinaYasminFesmirespecializesinmultidisciplinaryArtandDesignandholdsaMaster’s DegreeinIndustrialDesignfromPrattInstituteinBrooklyn,NewYork,aBachelor’sDegreein GraphicDesign,andhasstudiedFilmandMultimediaatNewYorkUniversityandNewYorkFilm Academy.ChristinahasexhibitedandtrainedinvariouscitiesthroughoutEuropeandCentral America,includingTheRoyalDanishAcademyofFineArtsandArchitectureinCopenhagen, Denmark,Germany,andMexico.

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Merge,OurTimeOnAWallOfRed Drypointmonoprint

10inx20in

www.studioarteur.com

AlannaHuck-Scarry

Image: FallingSky

Naturallydyedyarnandsilk

www.huckscarry.com

CarmenOlsen

CarmenOlsen'sworkfocusesonabstractexpressionismandhowothersviewtheworldaround them.Themesareoftenconnectedtothestateoftheworldaroundthemandtheproblemsthat canbeseenineverydayAmericanlife.

Image: NoisyThoughts

Acrylicsonmetal 24inx24in

GreggVEmery

Emeryreceivedcriticalacclaimforhisexhibitsaroundtheglobe,fromBrusselstoBeijingand backagain.Since2017,whenhewascommissionedandcompletedan8,000sqftmuralarounda poolonRooseveltIslandthatwasfeaturedinTimeOutNY,theGothamistandwaslistedbyThe NewYorkPostasoneofthetopinstragrammableplacesofthesummer,hehasexpandedhis ‘simpleyetquietlypowerfulgesturalmeditationsinpaint.’

Image: Ouroboros

Acrylicsoncanvas

70inx70in

www.greggemery.com

An“Innovativefashiondesigner”whospecializesingeneratingknowledgeofcreativedesign, theoryofcolors,andcomputergraphics.Combininghisdiverseabilitiesandskillsrenders uniquenesstoKhajornsak’swork.Hefocusesontheaestheticsofmodernart,especially conceptualart.However,healsopaysattentiontoresearchmethodologyandprocess.Hiswork, therefore,demonstratesdifferentaestheticdimensionsthroughthelensofadaptivescience.One ofKhajornsak’swidelyknownworksis“InnovativeSynthesizedMelaninfromSoilasTextile SubstitutetoCreateGarmentfortheFuture.”Theresearchbuildsuponastudyonsoilabundance andchangingqualities.Itispartofanexperimenttocreateatextilesubstitutematerialby synthesizingnaturalfiberandmelaninfromgoodbacteriaintocellulosesheets.Theprocessisa cleantechnologyandproduceszerowaste.Theresultisatextilesubstitutematerial,whichis human,andnaturefriendly.

Image: Falling(ME)LatinNo.3

Biomelaninfiberandbronze 70cmx35cmx30cm www.instagram.com/khajornsak_nakpan/

Khajornsak

StefanieRuprechter

Image: GefangenimKonstruktivismus

Acryliconcanvas 210cmx160cm

www.instagram.com/stefani.ruprecht.art/

ShannonLeahAnthea

Asadigitalartist,Shannondelvesintotherealmofdreamyworlds,utilizingthetechniquesof surrealismandminimalismtocreatethought-provokingpiecesthatexplorethedepthsof psychologicalandphilosophicalconcepts.Throughherart,Shannoninvitesviewerstotakea momenttopause,reflect,andreconnectwiththebeautyoftheworldaroundthemwhilealso encouragingthemtoponderthemoresignificantquestionsthatshapeourunderstandingofthe humanexperience.Viewersareledintoaserenewonderlandofmysteryandtranscendence, wherethelinesbetweenrealityandfantasyblur,andthemindisfreetowanderandexplore.With amasterfuluseofcolor,composition,andform,Shannoncreatesvisuallystrikingandemotionally evocativeworks.Herdreamlikeimageryandsurrealelementsinvitetheviewertoenteradifferent realm.Throughminimalism,Shannondistillscomplexideasandemotionsintosimpleyet powerfulforms,invitingtheviewertocontemplatethedeepermeaningbehindherwork.

Image: HumanQualityofEmotion Digitalart 50cmx50cm www.shannonanthea.com

MyLinhMac

MyLinhMacisamulti-mediaartist,visualdesigner,andarteducatorbasedinChicago.Asan accomplishedpainter,herworksportraybeautyinhumbleplaceswithhersignaturestyleofdeep andvibrantaccentcolors.WhileMac’spaintingshavevariedgenres,fromconceptual,abstract, andfigurativetocontemporary,herdigitalandvisualdesignworksarecommercial.Mac discoveredthatnontraditionaltechniquesbringdifferentvarietytoherpaintingsthroughtheuse ofcolormanipulationandthemanipulationofmaterialsandpresentationplatforms.Hernicheis theabilitytoproduceartwithinonemediumthatlooksasifitwerecreatedwithinadifferent medium.

Image: Danica

3Dlaser-cutplywoodoncanvas 20inx22in

www.mylinhmac.com

Scatterdrain

ScatterdrainisanartistandillustratorbasedinManchester.Theyuseavarietyofdisciplines, includingpainting,inkdrawing,digital,print,andillustration.Inaddition,they'reinterestedinhow folkloreanddreamsexpresscollectiveunconsciousideasandprinciplesfundamentaltothe humanspecies.

Image: Lada
Drawinganddigitalmedia 42cmx60cm

KearaSaunders

KearaSaundersisaphotographicartistandeducatorbasedinPhiladelphia,PA.In2020she receivedaBFAinPhotographyfromtheSchoolofVisualArts.Sheiscurrentlyacandidatefora Master'sinarteducationatTylerSchoolofArt.HerworkhasbeenexhibitedinNewYork,Atlanta, andseveralonlineexhibitions.Sheexploresthemesofself,femininity,andmemorythroughan analogphotographypractice.

@keara.eliza.art

Image: HauntedHouse Cyanotypeonwatercolorpaper 11cmx7cm

ElainePessoa

MultimediaArtistElainePessoa(1968)livesandworksinSãoPaulo,Brazil.Hermostrecentwork isdedicatedtothesearchforahybridbetweenvisuallanguages(engraving,painting,and photography)appliedtolandscapeimagery.ElaineisavisualartistrepresentedbytheMario CohenGalleryinSãoPaulo.In2016shecreatedFotôEditorialtoproducebooksonauthor photographyandreflectonthestateofthecontemporaryimage.

Image: LosCerros

Fineartprintingmineralpigment,photoragpaper 60cmx45cm

www.elainepessoa.com.br

CarolynO'Neill

AustralianCarolynO'NeillwasraisedinBendigo,Victoria,andresidesinPortPirie,South Australia.Afterseeingamuralpaintedbyparentsatherson'skindergarten,shedecidedtopursue localartclassesandthenontoformalartstudies.Bothmodernismandthemid-century modernistaestheticinfluencedherwork.Oneofherfavoritepasttimesisopportunityshopping. Sheislikeabowerbirdfillingherhomewithfurnishingsandobjectsthriftedandfound.Herwork isintuitive,paintingherinternaldialoguewhileseekingtopushboundariesanddelvebeneaththe surface.Eachpieceisasteppingstonetothenext;theyareinterconnected.Experimentationisa theforefrontofherwork,pushingthepaintfurtheranddiscoveringunconventionaltoolsformarkmaking.O'Neill'sworkhasbeenshortlistedforseveralhigh-profileSouthAustralianprizes, includingtheGalleryMContemporaryArtPrize,TheKennedyPrize,andtheTatiaraArtPrize.

Image: GoldenGlow

Oil,oilsticksandcoldwaxmediumoncanvas 80cmx80cm

www.carolynoneill.com.au

KevinDixon

Image: RandysDounutsL.A.

Photographyprint 7.8inx14in

www.artpal.com/digitalvisions

AndreaBorbélyHellman

AndreaHellman,Ed.D.,isanassociateprofessorofEnglishatMissouriStateUniversity.She studiedstudioartattheSchooloftheWorcesterArtMuseumwithmastersofpaintingand printmakinglikeTomLewis,SallyBishop,andEllaDelyanis.Andrea’scurrentartprojectsare aboutplayandexploration.Sheexperimentswithcolorschemes,curiousshapes,lightpatterns, variedlines,dynamiccompositions,andhertexturebrushes.Herdigitalbrushworkexpresses feelingsofwarmthandconnectedness.Sheoccupiesherselfwith“whatif”questionstogenerate creativeimagery:WhatifIcouldcapturea360-degreeviewofthesewoods?Whatifadragonfly’s wingwasastainedglasswindow?Whatifthesebloomscrystallizedormelted?Shevisualizesher thoughtsandsensationsinthepresent.AndrealivesinthepicturesqueOzarksregioninathriving artscommunity,surroundedbybeautyinalldirections.Artists,actors,poets,writers,musicians, anddancersareeverywhere,setagainstastunningbackdropofscenicparks,hills,woodlands, andlakes.Sheisacollectoroffleetingmomentsofpurepleasure. Image:

CrystalShaped Digitaloilpainting 40inx30in www.andreahellman.com

BeatriceGaletley

BeatriceGalletley,M.R.S.S.,isaceramicartistlivingandworkinginLondon.In2013shebegan herFoundationDegreeatKingstonUniversityandwentontostudyforherB.A.inFineArtat NewcastleUniversity(2014-2018).Beatricehasrecentlycompletedatwo-yearM.A.inCeramics& GlassattheRoyalCollegeofArt.AttheR.C.A.,sheisinspiredbymulti-dimensionalobjects;they defyphysicalandmetaphoricalboundaries.Beatrice'sceramicworksengagewithherdirectand intuitiveapproachtoherpractice.

Image: Mischievous GlazedStoneware 55cmx52cmx107cm www.beatricegalletley.com

AngelesJacobi

AngelesJacobi'sworkisacontinuoussearch,atrajectoryshapedbyachildhoodobsessionwith timeandfurtherdevelopedthroughexperimentationwithdifferentmaterialsandprocesses.Her workseekstounderstandthemeaningofourexistenceintheworldthroughametaphorical approachthatisdrivenbypersonalexperiencesanddeepintrospection.Jacobi'sworksare comprisedoftextiles,embroideries,andweavingthatslowlyunravelwiththehelpofaspindleshapedmechanism.

Image:

TooManyThingsInBetween,ButIAmSureWeWillMakeItThrough

Installation 200cmx390cmx120cm
www.angelesjacobi.com

RunChuanTian

RunChuanTiancurrentlyworksandlivesinShanghai.RunChuanTianusescompositemediasuch asphotography,ready-madeobjects,videos,andperformancestodealwithimageexperience, materials,andtheconnectionbetweenobjectsandspaces.

Image: PiercingI

Photograph,acrylic,candles 40cmx30cmx2cm

www.shelinakhimji.wixsite.com/sksart

AlexandriaHamm

AlexandriaHammisaqueerdisabledmixedmediaartistspecializinginabstractacrylicpainting andcollage.Alexdesirestocreateworkthatinspiresotherstoembrace,celebrate,andconnect withthemselvesandoneanother,especiallyamidchallenges.Herworktranslatestheexperiences ofquestioningidentityandlivingwithchronicillnesswhileexploringthemesofcommunity, healing,andthejoyofjourneying.

Image: Flaming

Acryliconcanvas

20inx24in

www.majestikmagnolia.com/pages/portfolio

JingfengLyu,agiftedartistfromEmei,wasfirstdrawntotheworldofscenografiaatBrera,buthis heartyearnedforthedeeperemotionsandthoughtsthatcouldbeconveyedthroughfineart.And so,Hedecidedthataftercompletinghisbachelor'sdegree,hewouldanswerthecallofhissoul andturntopainting.ThiswasnotthefirsttimeJingfenghadfollowedhisheart-hehad experiencedasimilarawakeningduringhisfashiondesignstudiesinChina,wherehediscovered thathistruepassionlayintheboundlessfreedomofcreativeexpression.Helefthishomeland andjourneyedtoItaly.Hisworksoftenfeaturethemesofsame-sexromance,interwovenwith elementsofsexuality,romanticism,literarymetaphors,andsoftcolors.Hisworkshavebeen exhibitedinChinaatLGBT-themedexhibitions,whereheexpresseshisownself-identificationasa queerartist.Hehasalsowonawardsininternationalillustrationcompetitions,showcasinghis dedicationandskillinthefield.

Image: WhereWillYouWakeUpTomorrow Oiloncanvas 24cmx30cm @jingfeng.lyu
JingfengLyu

AleksandrK.

AleksandrK.isaUK-basedartistwhohasastronginterestinbiodiversityatthreeprimarylevelsgenetic,species,andecosystemdiversities.«Noorganismsexistinisolationandnosingleview onexistence.Ilookatartasawaytoshowthemomentumoflifeanddrawattentiontoits complexity»,explainsAleksandrK.Aleksandr’sartworksexplorebroadtopicsfromontologyand timelessnessoftheworldtobiodiversityandenvironmentalconservation.

Image:

Triptych:Essense

Acryliconcanvas

60cmx90cm

www.aleksandrk.co.uk

MiaVeitch

Miaisafreelanceinterdisciplinarydesignerandartistworkingacrossdisciplinestocreate whimsicalworldsandenchantingidentities.Herworkisanextensionofherself,pullingfrom experiencesthathaveimpactedherwithinherlife.

Image: Numb2u

Digitalillustration

www.instagram.com/09purr

SixueYang

SixueYangisanexperimentalinkpainterbasedinChinaandtheUSA.SheobtainedherBFAwith honorsfromIndianaUniversityBloomingtonin2018andherMFAfromWashingtonUniversityin St.Louisin2020.Sixue'sartpracticeexplorespersonalandcollectiveissuessurroundingthe paceofurbanandtechnologicalprogressanditsimpactonnatureandhumanbehavior.Thework alsoconsiderssocietalshiftsandhowtheyaffectourconnectionswiththenaturalworldand thosearoundus.Sixue'sartworkhasbeenshowninexhibitionsintheU.S.,China,Italy,Serbia,and Spain,includingthe"WECONTEMPORARYArtShow"inRome,Italy,and"Nature&Technology"at VisionaryArtCollective,NewYork,USA.Herpaintingshavealsobeenfeaturedinnumerous publications,includingAestheticaMagazine,StudioVisitMagazine,andNewAmericanPaintings. Addingtoherartisticcontributions,SixuehasservedasalecturerfortheWuhanUniversityOf Technology.SheisalsothefounderandCEOoftheS.M.GArtSpace,dedicatedtocreatinganonprofitartcenterdedicatedtoartexhibitions,workshops,andartisttalks.

Image: FromStarToStarI

Neon,ink,andUVLEDonxuanpaper 48cmx60cm

www.sixueyangart.com

ReedMcCoy

Acreative,calm,andwholeheartedartistlivingoutsideofNashville,TN.McCoyexploresavariety ofsubjectsthroughprintmaking,sculpture,andphotographytotryandunderstandthepoignant knownandunknownemotionsinhislife.

Image: InSolitude

Digitalphotograph 24inx20in

www.cordial.works

KimSangwoo

Image: BOC#3

Cryptoalgorithmillustration 26cmx33cm

www.instagram.com/bleemio

RosalieHummel

Image: Encrypted

Acryliconpanel

8inx8in

@theartofrosalie

ChangpengLi

ChangpengLi(born14Feb.1998)isaChineseartistbasedinLondonwhoexploresthedeeper meaningofeverydayimagesthroughpainting,photography,andfilm.Inhisworks,thefragments ofimagesfromGenerationZarerepatchedintheformofabsencesandthespaceofnegatives. Heplayswithspeedchangeinworksofdifferentmediums.Throughdistortingsensory experience,here-conceivedimagessothattheydirectlyfacetheoriginoftheirsymbolicmeaning. Attheheartofhisimage-centeredpracticeisthecreationofavoid.WiththeVoid,FullPowers. Nowtheimagecanflow,oritcancrush.

Image: Drifting

Acryliconcanvas 50cmx40cm www.lichangpeng.com

AlinaHermann

AlinaHermannwasbornin1987andisafull-timeartistlivingandworkinginthesouthof Germany.Shecreatesabstractmixedmediapaintingsbutalsofigurativepaintings,mostly depictingwomeninsurrealscenes.Afterworkinginthepharmaceuticalindustryforseveralyears, Hermannfoundherwaybacktoartinlate2021,inspiredbyanartretreatinScotland.Sheis currentlyinanonlineartprogramattheMilanArtInstituteintheU.S.,whichshewillcompletein thesummerof2023.Attheendof2022,shecouldshowherartforthefirsttimeinagroup exhibition(Zuckere.V.,Darmstadt,Germany).InFebruary2023,sixofherartworkswerepartof thedigitalexhibition“Interferences”byM.A.D.SArtGallery,Milano,Italy.

Image: WalkingtheDogatNight Mixedmediapaintingoncanvas 40cmx30cm www.alina-hermann-art.com

MaxHartBarnwell

MontreallocalphotographerMaxHartBarnwellhasbeenexperimentingandhoninghispractice foroveradecade.Hisapproachisrootedintraveling,exploringcities,andbeingintouchwith differentcultures.Hisphotographystemsfromaplaceofcuriosityandsensitivitytohis surroundings.Atthecore,heisanobserver.Greatlyinspiredbydocumentaryandstreet photographytraditions,hisworkrevealsoverlookeddetails,singularcharacters,and juxtapositionsineverydaylife.Heaimstoquestionandfurtherexploretheabsurdfamiliarityof whatsurroundsus—constantlysearchingforaparticularappreciationwithinthemundane, underliningouruniquedifferencesandsheddinglightonourshareduniversality. Image:

WomanTanningonGrass C-Print 37cmx25cm www.maxhartbarnwell.com

LaurenReddington

LaurenReddingtonisaphotographerfromNewMexico.Shehasanaffinityforblack-and-white photographyandbeganhercareerasaportraitphotographer.Hercurrentworkcentersaroundthe conceptofhome,butherspecialtyiscenteredinportraiture.Lauren'sadorationofportrait photographyhastaughthertohaveaneyefordetailandfashion.Workinginportraitureallows Laurentohelphermodels'personalitiesandaestheticsshinethroughthephotographs.

Image: LoneTear

Blackandwhiteportraitphotograph 13inx19in

www.lreddington.myportfolio.com

EwaMatyja

EwaMatyjawasbornin1985inPoland.At20,shestartedtotravelandspent15yearsliving betweenEurope,America,andAsia.Sheworkedmostofherlifeinsalesandfashion,dropping hercorporatelifestylein2016,entirelydedicatedtoartandfocusingonbecomingafull-time artist.

Image: FragmentsNo.07

Mixed-mediaonpaper 35cmx55cm

www.ewamatyja.com

RoxyRubell

WhilegrowingupinNewHampshire,acrylicpainterRoxyRubellwassurroundedbyherFrench grandmother’sstilllifeandabstractoilpaintings,whichmadeanindelibleimpression.Roxyis self-taughtandstartedpaintingin2011whilelivinginLosAngeles.Roxy’sworkisdistinguished bytheuninhibiteduseofcolors,texture,andbrushstrokestoexpressbothasenseofmovement andastilltargetforcontemplation.Currentevents,nature,popculture,andherownexperiences-inotherwords,LIFE--inspireherpaintings.

Image: TheDissolution

Acryliconcanvas

24cmx36cm

www.roxyrubellart.com

GiuliaBallarin

Image: Ofmemoryandbelonging C-typehandmadedarkroomprint 29cmx21cm

www.giuliaballarin.com

KateCorroonSkakel

KateCorroonSkakelisaBrooklyn-basedinstallationartistandprintmaker.Herprojectsblend architecture,fiberarts,andtraditionalcrafttoprobeourunderstandingoffalsebinariesandthe valuejudgmentsweassignthem.Malevs.female,hardvs.soft,utilityvs.beauty;eachfallson oneendofaclearbutarbitrarysocialhierarchy.Bycreatingarchitecturalspacesandbringinga femininepracticeintotheurbanenvironment,whereweareconditionedtoseeonlyhardmaterials suchasconcrete,Skakelsuggeststhatthelinesweadheretoareinherentlymadeup.Usingasoft mediumasifitwereaconstructionmaterialassertsthatithasjustasmuchpowerintheworld. HercurrentprojectputswovensculpturesintodigitalrenderingsofcityscapesonGoogleEarth.

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ObjectinWashingtonSquarePark#2 Awovenobject,digitallyrendered www.katecorroonskakel.com

Image: Beuty

Portrait 25inx32in

www.photography.emgclimited.co.uk

Editoreben

KavitaChachcha

KavitaChachchaisaformerarchitectandavisualartistbasedoutofSingapore.Herworksweave culturalnarrativesfromhernativecountry,India,withcontemporaryminimalistdesign sensibilitiescateredtoglobalnomadslikeherself.Herstylecanbebestdescribedas‘Abstractart withanIndiansoul.’ChachchagrewupinIndia,andtheirworktouchesuponthememoriesand messagesderivedfrommyrootsofculturalorigin.Theartworkdepictsthesemessagesthrough deeperconversationsreleasedthroughthefluidityoftheirpaintedbrushstrokes.

Image: Connections

Acryliconpaper

12inx16in

www.108design.shop

SurferEatingMermaids
20cmx16cm
LaurenMetzler
Image:
Digitalillustration
www.laurenmetzler.com

YixuanCao

YixuanCaoisanÜrümqi-born,NewYork-basedgraphicdesigner.ShegraduatedfromtheSchool ofVisualArtsin2022.Shealsodoesfreelancework.Yixuanbelievesthatdesigncanbemore inclusivethanitisnow.GettingoutofthecollectivepracticeofWesterndesigneducation,she acknowledgesthatassumptionwasmadeandbiaswasformed,andthereisnosuchthingas “universalcommunication.”Sheisstillseekingherownvoiceoutofalltheexperiencesthat shapedher.Withthatsaid,sheisexcitedaboutdifferentculturesaroundtheglobe.

Image: AiXin(LovingHeart)

Embroideryonmetalring 6inx6in

www.yixuancao.com

AlexandriaHamm

AlexandriaHammisaqueerdisabledmixedmediaartistspecializinginabstractacrylicpainting andcollage.Alexdesirestocreateworkthatinspiresotherstoembrace,celebrate,andconnect withthemselvesandoneanother,especiallyamidchallenges.Herworktranslatestheexperiences ofquestioningidentityandlivingwithchronicillnesswhileexploringthemesofcommunity, healing,andthejoyofjourneying.

Image: FoggedBrain#2

Acryliconcanvaspanel

12inx12in

www.majestikmagnolia.com/pages/portfolio

SuyiXu

SuyiXuisapainterwholivesandworksinBrooklyn,NewYork.Xu'spaintingsaremeditationson space,interiors,andarchitecturethatmorphsintomeditationsonlightandcolorfields.She addressestheidealismandauthorshipofarthistoricalnarrativesbyinterjectinghistorical referencesandidiosyncraticsymbolicelements.XuhasexhibitedinU.S.andEurope,including thesoloshowAllthatisSolidMeltsintoAiratFouGallery(NewYork,2022);groupshowsat GalerieHussenot(Paris,2022),NewCollectorsGallery(NewYork,2021),andA.I.R.Gallery(New York,2021).

Image:

TheUnwingedsurrenderofKneelingYouth

Oilonlinen

48inx64in

www.suyixu.com

CocoMa

CocoMaisaNewYork-basedChineseartistworkingprimarilyinmixed-mediainstallationand sculpture.Byassemblingdiversematerials,herworkoftenintersectssubtlefeelingsinthelifeof womenwiththecross-culturalexperiencebetweenChinaandtheUS.CocoMaearnedherstudio artandphilosophyBAfromBardCollegein2020.Shehasparticipatedingroupandsolo exhibitions.

Image: Ou1

Airdryclay,wood,string,silicone-basedpaint,acrylic,metalwire,paper 71inx66inx19in

www.cocomastudio.com

DianaNoh

DianaNohisaninterdisciplinaryartistworkingwithphotography,fiber,andinstallation.Her practicecelebratesthereconstructionofdistressedphotographsofarchitecturalspacesand Nature,exploringthemesoftraumaembeddedinherfamilyrelationshipsandculturalinbetweenness.DianacurrentlylivesandworksinChicago,IL.SheholdsaB.F.A.fromKyungil University(SouthKorea)andearnedanM.F.A.atCranbrookAcademyofArt(BloomfieldHills,MI).

Image: Self-Portrait

Archivalpigmentprintonmattepaper,thread,copperwire 67inx42in

www.diananoh.com

SandraCavanagh

SandraCavanagh’scareerbeganin1997,aftercompletingaFoundationinFineArtsandaBA degreefromtheKentInstituteofArtandDesign,UniversityofKent,UK.BorninBuenosAires, Argentina,Cavanagh’sfirsttwodecadeswerepitchedonthetensionsbetweenlovingfamilylife andconstantpoliticalupheavals,unrestrainedmilitarygovernments,andtheominousdangerof politicallysanctionedbrutalityandcensorship.ShereadSocialSciencesattheUniversityof Belgrano,BuenosAires,beforeemigratingtoCaliforniaandlatertotheUK,whereshecompleted studiesinFineArt.ShereturnedtofullresidencyintheUnitedStatesin2010andhasworkedand residedinNewYorkCityeversince.

Image: TheDeathofHector

Oiloncanvas

72inx60in

www.sandracavanagh.com

ChristaCapua

Asheville-basedartistChristaCapuausestheplasticityofdigitalmediatocreatecollageworks thatdepictworldsbothmicroscopicandvast.BorninEugene,Oregon,andraisedintheDC Metropolitanarea,ChristaattendedBenningtonCollege,earningaBAinpaintinganddrawing.She subsequentlypursuedanMSinCounselingandhasspentthelast15yearsasapracticing psychotherapistwhilecreatingherbodyofartwork.Assheputsit,“Myworkasatherapistandmy workasanartistareintertwinedinthatbothexplorethesubconscious,themeaningand symbolismweattributetotheeventsinourlives,andtheprocessofsuffering/deathand redemption/rebirththatarethecommonexperiencesofusall.”

Image: Further DigitalcollageprintedonEpsomphotopaperand mountedongallerybox 80inx20in www.christacapua.com

WilliamZhou

WilliamZhouisamultidisciplinaryartistandscholarfocusingontherelationshipbetween humans,epistemology,andknowledge.Hebeganhiscareerasacontemporaryartistin2015and hadsincecombinedhisvisualartpracticeswithacademicinterestsinacross-disciplinary fashion.ZhoureceivedhisformaltrainingasavisualartistattheSchooloftheArtInstitutein ChicagoandobtainedhisMaster'sdegreefromHarvardUniversityin2020.

Image: CompressedGallery

Photographl 11inx16in

ClaudiFischer

Image: Lovesick

Oilonpaper

43cmx56cm

www.claudia-fischer.com

ChenGao

ChenGaoisaninterdisciplinaryartistanddesignerbasedinDetroitandChicagoMetropolitan Area,USA.ShereceivedherMFAdegreeatCranbrookAcademyofArt.Gaoteachesgraphic designattheSchoolofArt+DesignattheUniversityofIllinoisUrbana-Champaign.Herworkhas takenmanyshapes,includingfreedrawing,filmphotography,poeticwriting,installation,and performance.Sheexploresthefantasyofidealfreedomthatextractsfromtherealworldand assertsthepowerofunconsciousnessanddreams.Thisisallaboutheremotionallifeofbeing. Sheisnotcreatingaformbutbuildinganatmospheretoconveyasenseofvoid.Gao’sworkhas beencelebratedinseveralexhibitionsand(group)projectsnationallyandinternationally.Gaois interestedincontinuingherprofessionalstudiopracticeinassociationwitharteducation.

Image: Murmurs Mixmediaonacrylicboard 29inx40inx48in www.chengao.me

AndreaSoverini

Andreaisapoetandmulti-disciplinaryartistfromItaly,nowbasedinBali.Andreahasa backgroundindigitaldesign,andhenowcreatesartintheformofpoetry,photography, installations,andotherartisticmediums.Andrea’sartaimstocreatestoriesandexperiencesto helppeoplefeellovethroughbeautyandunderstandingemotions,exploringtheinteraction betweenloveandfearandthedualitypresentinourworldandculture,stretchingthemeaningof wordsandimages.Hisartputstheobserverinaplaceofquestioningtheirexperience,asking themtohaveasecondlookandsearchingforsomethingmoreprofound.

Image: Clouds

Filmphotography

60cmx90cm

www.andreasoverini.com

Mushy

Image: Loveinthetub

Mosaictileonwoodwithclayandauthenticplumbingpiece 15inx17inx15in

PatricePfeiffer

Image: LightAtTheEndoftheTunnel

Mixedmediaonwoodcradleboard 15inx11in

www.pemstudios.com

LaurenAndersBrown

LaurenAndersBrownisanaward-winningdocumentarydirector,photographer,andstorytelleron issuesofglobalhealthandhumanrights.Asanindependentfilmmakerandartist,shehas capturedcontentinoverfortycountries.FromSouthSudantoBangladeshandthebordersof LebanonandSyria,sheisofteninconflictzonesorlow-resourcesettingsandfocusesmuchof hertimeoncapturingthefemaleperspectiveintheseplaces.HerdocumentaryFORGED,made withco-directorAliAlibrahim,capturesthestrugglefacingSyriansinobtainingidentity documentationduetothecivilwaranditsimpactontheirhumanrights.

www.collaborateideasimages.com

Image: FORGED Photograph 144inx120in

Image: MotorCityMama

Mixed-mediasculpture

60cmx107cmx60cm

www.cowyardstudio.com TeresaLind

JuliaLouisePetersen

JuliaLouisePetersenisanemergingartistpassionateaboutportrayingthefemaleexperience. ArthasbeenintegraltoJulia'slifesincechildhood,butitwasnotuntilrecentlythatshebeganto shareherworkwiththeartcommunity.Raisedinahyper-religiouscommunity,shebeganan undergraduateinartatBrighamYoungUniversityin2016.Theconflictbetweenherinternal beliefsandtheexpectationsplacedonher.Sherediscoveredearlydoubtsaboutthereligious philosophiestaughttoheranddecidednottocontinuefollowingthatorganizedreligion.Andafter fivetumultuousandformativeyears,shehadabandonedherartdegreeinfavorofaquicker graduationwithabachelor'sdegreeinEnglish.Now,sheiscreatingartworkwithnewfound personalfreedomandhopestoconnectwithotherwomenstrugglingworldwidethroughherwork. Herprimarydisciplineisoilpainting.

Image: BodyofWater

Oiloncanvaswithtexturemedium 40inx30in

www.julialouiseart.com

ChristinaLeslie

ChristinaLeslieisanartistbasedinToronto.ShereceivedherM.F.Ain2022fromtheSavannah CollegeofArtandDesign.SheearnedherB.F.A.in2006atOCADUinToronto.Sheiscurrently representedbyStephenBulgerGallery.Herphotographshavebeenfeaturedinnumerous publications;Sheisalsoamemberofanall-femalephotographycollectivecalledtheSilverWater Collective.Muchofherphotographicpracticerevolvesaroundde-colonialization,identity,andher WestIndianheritage.

Image: Throne

Photograph

16cmx24cm

www.christinaleslie.com

NagiydEwell

Nagiyd(pronounced“Nah-jeed”),knownasNaj,isamultimediaartistandphotographerfromNew Jersey,USA.Shehaslivedandtraveledtomanydifferentcities,states,andcountries;those experiencesandhermulticulturalbackgroundhaveinfluencedandshapedherartstyle.Sheuses intricateabstractshapes,linework,andbold,fun,andbrightorcontrastingcolorstoexpressher connectiontotheworldaroundher.

Image: PineandGinger

Illustrationondigitalcanvas 11inx17in

www.nomadinaj.com

Image: Asher

Portrait 30cmx41cm

www.andresjuareztroncoso.com

AndrésJuárezTroncoso

KatyaKan

Image: Idon'tbelonghere

Oiloncanvas

100cmx150cm www.katyakan.com

GabrieldaSilva

GabrieldaSilvawasborninSÃOPAULO(Brazil)in1983andspent11yearsinMadrid,where Europeanartistsandthinkersinspiredhim.Theevolutionofhisstyleisdirectlylinkedtohisworld travels.InBrazil,hefellinlovewithHipHopandgraffiti;thelatterledtohisarrestduetoa paintinginthecenterofSaoPaulowhenhewas18.Afterthat,hegravitatedtowardcommercial artdirection,achievingsuccessearlyon,whichledtotheopportunitytomovetoMadrid.Working duringthedayandpaintingatnight,GabrieldaSilvacreatedmanypaintingswithdiscarded materialssincehedidnothavethemoneyfortraditionalartsupplies.Theseearlypieceswere displayedinMadridandLondon,becomingGabriel’sfirstinternationalexhibition.

Image: HURRICANEVI

Spraypaint,acryliconcanvas 61inx63in

www.gabrielsilva.art

PaigeHuggon

Workinginacrylicsandspray-paintonstretchedcanvases,RhodeIsland-basedAbstractArtistand CreativeDirectorPaigeHuggon'spiecesdocumentartthroughself-expression,music,andthe elementsofnature.Withherloveforfashion,Paigeusesherworktocreateexclusivecollections anduniqueaccessories.Herhopesareforindividualstointerprettheartworkintheirownway. Leavingtheviewerwithroomforcreativeimagination.

Image:

Oh,thisfeeling'sEuphoric

Acrylicandoilpigmentstickonwrappedcanvas 24inx30in

www.paigehuggon.com

Jean-YvesGauze

Jean-YvesGauze(b.1997)isanemergingFineArtStreetPhotographerbornandbasedin Abidjan,Côted’Ivoire.Hisworkfocusesonthevariousimpactsofglobalizationonsocial, political,economic,andculturalchangesinAfrica.Sincehisteens,hehasexploredand experimentedwithphotographythroughdigitaleditingtools.Referringtoanalogphotographyand negativefilm,hedigitallyinvertsthecolorsofhisphotostoblendanestablishedprocessdrawn fromthehistoricalevolutionofphotographywithcontemporarydigitaltechniques,creatingan atmosphereofwarmandvividcolorsinspiredbyExpressionismtodepictnotobjectivereality. However,ratherthesubjectiveemotionsandreactionsthatobjectsandeventsarousewithin society.Heconveyshisvisionofourcontemporarysocietythroughscenesofurbanlifetoraise awarenessaboutdiversesocialissuesandinspirepositivechangesthatcanprovidesolutionsto thechallengeswefaceintoday’sworld.

Image:

TheFellowMasons

Photograph 48cmx58cm

Image: Bud

Polaroidphotograph 7cmx7cm www.instagram.com/freakshowbrittany BrittanyGrimes

EmilyJ.Roach

EmilyJ.RoachisaCardiff-basedillustratorandfineartistwhocombinesdigitalandtraditional processes.Herillustrativeworkisnarrative-basedandcharacter-driven;herfineartisconcerned withthebody,andit’sprocesses.

Image: DarkPainting Digital,mixedmedia 39cmx39cm

www.emilyjroach.co.uk

VeraSaldivardeLira

VeraSaldivardeLira(b.1993,Mexico)isalens-basedvisualartistlivingandworkingbetween NewYorkCityandSouthernCalifornia.WithabackgroundinArchitecture,sheholdsanMFAin AdvancedPhotographicStudiesfromBardCollege-InternationalCenterofPhotography,NewYork. VerareceivedtheArnoldNewmanscholarship(2017-2018)andadirector'sfellowship(20182020.)Herworksexploreherrelationshipwitharchitecturalandphysicalspace,alienation,and dissociation,aswellasthematerialityofphotographyandtherelationshipbetweenthebodyin theimage-makingprocess.Veraworksmainlywithphotography;shealsousesvideo,artistbooks, installation,printmaking,andtextiles.

Image: White[08]

Archivalpigmentprintfromunexposed35mmcolornegativefilm,chemicallymanipulatedwiththeartist'svomit 19inx13in

www.vera-saldivar.com

TwoofSwords
11inx15in
Image:
Inkonpaper
www.artofess22.com AlexSmith

VictoriaRios

VictoriaRiosisaprimarilyself-taughtartistfromShreveport,Louisiana.Sheandherlatebrother, Dean,learnedaboutitfromtheirmother,MonnaWilliamsFranks.Monnawasanartenthusiast, supporteroflocaltalent,andpossessedadeepappreciationandaffectionforLouisianafolk artists,forwhichshewasanavidcollector.

Image: HealII

Mixedmediaoncanvas 20inx16in

www.victoriariosart.com

KaesiSelindaOrona

KaesiOronaKaesiOronawasborninHollywood,California,andcurrentlyresidesinLosAngeles County.Shegrewupinanenvironmentinwhichartisticpassionswerediscouraged.Hearing discouragingopinionsabouttheArtsledherastray.Kaesiwasinfluencedbyherfamily,who encouragedhertobe“somethingmore,”andfinallyfoundherselfmovingtowardshertrueidentity. Photographinghasalwaysbeenherpassion,Fromdisposablecameras,beingintheyearbook duringgradeschool,andnowwithherAssociate’sDegreeinPhotography.Kaesibelieves photographyisaboutself-discovery.Itallowshertoprojectlifefromanartisticperspective. Photographing,intheend,isher“somethingmore.” Image:

Hesitant Digitalphotograph 5inx3in www.kaesiorona.wixsite.com

SaraDePasquale

Sara(*1974)isaZurich-basedinterdisciplinaryvisualartist.ShehasEnglishandItalianroots, livedinLondonforseveralyears,andgainedexperienceintheartworld.Herworkrevealswhat weoftendonotseein-depthandexplorestheconceptofdecontextualization.Thepaintingsshe createsareambiguous,violent,andyetmindful.Theyvisualizenature'swoundsbreakingopen, transience,andtheseedofnewlife.Daylightchangesitscolor,andthestructuremovesand dissolvesinturn.Herartisaliveandneverstandsstill.

Image: M-U-M

Mixedmediaonaluminum 60cmx80cm

www.saradepasquale.com

LaurenLy

LaurenLyisanillustratorinLondonwithabackgroundinarchitecture.Drawingwithreferences fromhistoricalarchitecturetodefineperspectiveandtectonic,sheusesherbackgroundasabase todrawsatireonmodernconsumerism,capitalism,andpervasiveproductbranding.Disguisedin garishcolors,solidlinework,andintricatedetails,manyofherillustrationsmimicthepoppy aestheticappealofmodernproductmarketingandpositiveadvertising.Lauren’sillustrations sharevisualandcompositionalconnectionstoJapaneseukiyo-ewithtendenciestowards depictingfloating,nonsensicalscenes,hintedatbydisjointedandorthogonalperspectives.

Image: SaccharineStupor

Digitalillustration

45cmx45cm

www.meowtide.com

GiuseppeLoi

GiuseppeLoiwasborninJanuary1994inTempioPausania(Italy).HestudiedArtGraphicand Designatthe"MarioSironi"AcademyofFineArtsinSassariandPhotography-Visual Communicationatthe"Brera"AcademyofFineArts,Milan.HeworksbetweenTempioPausania andMilan.

Image: TecnichediSedutan.2

Digitalphotography,fine-artprintoncottonpaper 50cmx70cm www.giuseppeloi.com

DmitriyGushchin

DmitriyGushchinisanexperimentalvisualartistfromBoston,US.Heinitiatedblack-and-white filmphotographytrainingfromhisfatherat12,managinghisdarkroomsandblendinghisown chemicalsolutions.Whiletransitioningtocolorfilmandlatertodigitalphotography,Dmitriy masteredhistechnique,philosophy,andaestheticsofartcreation.Hislatestpassionis imaginativestorytellingthroughcompositeportraiture.Dmitriyisfascinatedwiththediscoveryof deeplyhiddenemotionsoffiguresandinteractionswithdreamyandinventivebackgrounds.

Image: Tango

Compositephotographonmetal 24inx32in

www.dgartphoto.com

AmandaSchwartz

AmandaSchwartzisapainter,reikimaster,andseamstresswithaBachelorofFineArtfrom SCAD.Dailymeditationanddreamanalysisinspiremostofthework—symbolism,mysticism,and thesubconsciousplayalargerole,aswellasthenaturalworld.Growingupasahighlysensitive anddyslexicchild,shefoundcomfortandsafetyinnature,whichshecontinuestouseasa constantsourceofwisdomandinspiration.

Image:

MyVisionsProtectMe

Acryliconcanvas

40cmx50cm

www.instagram.com/spirit_oracle_art

HaoDing

HaoDingisatalentedartistwithabackgroundinthevideogameindustry.Shehascontributedto thebelovedIPCallofDutyandhaswonseveralawardsinartcompetitions.ShewasborninChina andiscurrentlybasedinLA.Herartisticstyleischaracterizedbyrealism,focusingondetail, imagination,anddesign.Sheisexceptionallyskilledatstorytellingthroughherart.

Image: Medusa

Sculpture,mixedmedia 4cmx15cm

www.haooding.myportfolio.com

WeiYinan

Image:

1920cmx799cm

www.artstation.com/yinanw

LostPart1 Digitalart

SteffiErbilgin

SteffiisanAmericanartistlivinginLondon.Shecreateswatercolorpaintingsanddrawingsthat aimtoinduceastateofbeing.Inspiredbysacredgeometry,color,andmeditation,Steffiseeksto doworkthatcalmsthemindtothepointwherethoughtsslow,andtheessenceoffeelingsand emotionsmaybeexperienced.AftergraduatingwithaBFA,specializinginFashionDesignfrom FIT,shestudiedandpracticednumerousmetaphysicalandhealingmodalitiesoverthepast13 years.Thisdelvesintotheesotericandshiftsherworldperceptionandwell-being.Artisher meansofsharingthisinsightwithothers.

Image: Concentrated Watercolor,colorpencil 21cmx30cm

www.instagram.com/s.jane.art

YamiraCastellano

Image: ContainedCatharsis

Digitaldrawing

www.yamiracastellano.com

T.C.Robertson

T.C.RobertsonisacontemporaryartistandArmyveteranwhosecreativevisionisdeeplyrooted inhislovefornatureandculturaldiversity.BasedinthebeautifulcityofSouthBeach,Miami, Robertsondrawsinspirationfromthedynamicsurroundingsthathaveplayedapivotalrolein shapinghisuniqueartisticstyle.Robertson'sartworksareatestamenttohisexceptionaltalent, characterizedbyamasterfulblendofcolor,texture,andcompositionthatcapturestheinherent beautyofthenaturalworld.Eachpieceevokesaprofoundemotionalresponsefromviewers, expressingasenseofwonderandintrospectionthatlingerslongafterviewingtheartwork. Robertson'simpressiveportfolioshowcaseshisoutstandingtechnicalskillsandabilitytocreate deeplymovingpiecesthatresonatewithaudiences.Histhought-provokingandemotionally resonantworkshaveearnedhimadevotedfollowingofcollectorsandadmirers.Asadedicated artist,T.C.Robertsoncontinuestopushtheboundariesofhiscraft,exploringnewideasand techniquestocreatecaptivatingandimmersiveartworksthattransportviewerstoaworldof wonderandself-reflection.

Image: AmazingGrace

Mixedmediaacrylicpaintandinkoncanvas

24inx36in

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