Posts by Armando

Intimately Detailed Portraiture by Caleb John

April 11th, 2016 Posted by Art, Featured, Los Angeles, Paintings, Surrealism No Comment yet

John uses a light touch when he paints, relishing in the negative space that adds glow to a person’s face or brightness to their eyes. His paintings are the equivalent to an afternoon spent lounging in bed, memorizing the way sunlight spills across the neck or the bones that accentuate one’s elbow stick out when bent.

Sita Rupe’s Collages of Americana

March 14th, 2016 Posted by Art, Collage, Featured, Los Angeles, Mixed Media, Paintings, San Francisco, Screenprints No Comment yet

Sita Rupe creates iconic images that recall a bygone era of lively conversations in sun-baked kitchens that stand in the mind with an immediate, almost brutal force. Her craft is executed using clear formal technique: precision, finish and style. There is no chaos or distortion here – only lively play, light days and new beginnings.

Chelsea Wolfe Bears Her Bright Storm Down Upon the Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, NY

October 5th, 2015 Posted by Concert Photos, Featured, Music, New York No Comment yet

Chelsea Wolfe has said that there is a brightness in her shadow – a highlight to the looming Gothic image that well represents some of her music, as seen decked across fashion magazines and iconic photo shoots. Wolfe’s visual aesthetic is as well received as her music, which ranges from an elegant singer-songwriter folk style layered with harmonies to the heaviest in slow, brooding, sometimes-byzantine industrial, electronic and metal. There is a glow that comes from the darkness when she performs, and seeing her band live is nothing short of incredible, year after year.

Kayrock Screenprinting Fosters Artist Growth

May 26th, 2015 Posted by Art, Featured No Comment yet

Brooklyn based Kayrock Screenprinting has multiple programs aimed at producing silkscreen prints, paper prints and books of art; however, the 100-year-old coverted rope factory is much more than the home of a studio offering printing services. Kayrock is an artists’ collective that collaborates with other artists to create, distribute and promote their work to the betterment of all involved.

Tory Van Wey Draws From Stream of Consciousness to Inspire Her Digital Compositions

March 9th, 2015 Posted by Art, Featured No Comment yet

Tory Van Wey pulls organic material from her daily life through a stream of consciousness process that lays mechanical pencil to paper as the impetus for visually stunning digital compositions.

Dustin Yellin’s “Psychogeographies” Open to the Public Through Feb 22, Don’t Miss It!

February 16th, 2015 Posted by Art, Featured No Comment yet

Incredibly vivid collages resembling human figures which have been encased in glass mid-dance, created by the Brooklyn-based artist Dustin Yellin.

Owl John Takes Flight

September 10th, 2014 Posted by Featured, Music No Comment yet

A liberating debut solo album from Frightened Rabbit’s Scott Hutchison, Owl John explores both new and familiar territory to take flight with possibilities.

Auditory Visuals on Tycho’s ‘Awake’

August 1st, 2014 Posted by Featured, Music No Comment yet

Tycho’s newest album ‘Awake’ sounds like looking up at the sun from underwater.