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Pictures of Chernobyl Prove It's Still Haunting, Nearly 30 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.07.2014 | Travel

After last month's tasteless Top Gear episode with a Chernobyl challenge and a recent Smithsonian article about forests around Chernobyl not decaying ...

Beautiful/Decay Publishes Book 9: 'The Seven Deadly Sins' (PHOTOS)

Tanja M. Laden | Posted 01.20.2013 | Home
Tanja M. Laden

Each installment in the Beautiful/Decay book series is capable of standing alone while continuing to investigate the delicate intervening aesthetic space between the gorgeous and the grotesque.

Amir H. Fallah: The Coded Portrait of a Ghost

Tracey Harnish | Posted 01.08.2013 | Arts
Tracey Harnish


Specters And Familiar Faces In Eddie Martinez's Studio

Posted 01.08.2012 | Arts

Beautiful/Decay: Eddie Martinez invited Beautiful/Decay over to his sunny Brooklyn studio to check out his new body of work. The next day the show w...

Between Nature & Biotechnology: Patricia Piccinin's Grotesque Forms

Posted 01.02.2012 | Arts

Via Beautiful/Decay: Conner Contemporary Art is very pleased to present Patricia Piccinini's first solo exhibition in Washington, DC: "The Welcome ...

PHOTOS: Finding Solace In 'Aztec Disco'

Posted 12.11.2011 | Arts

From Beautiful Decay: Ukranian-American artist, Maya Hayuk, takes inspiration from an unlikely combination of places, everything from Ukranian East...

PHOTOS: Ryan De La Hoz Channels Tim Burton And Matisse

Posted 11.15.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay.) The work of Ryan De La Hoz exists in a very particular world, a world comprising haunting, nostalgic paper cut-outs and draw...

PHOTOS: 'Badass And Cute': Raul Gonzales Receives Canson Wet Paint Grant

Posted 11.06.2011 | Arts

Via Beautiful/Decay If Raul Gonzalez had a soundtrack to accompany his drawings, it would be a mash up of old Disney movie themes, Death Metal and ...

'Kaleidoscopic Garden Of Glass': Zane Lewis Interview With Beautiful/Decay

Posted 10.24.2011 | Arts

Via Beautiful/Decay Artist Zane Lewis, an elusive and evolving talent, has remerged within the New York art scene with a fresh and new aesthetic. W...

WATCH: Eric Yahnker Talks Pop Deconstruction In Beautiful/Decay Studio Visit

Posted 10.16.2011 | Arts

Via Beautiful/Decay Los Angeles artist Eric Yahnker opened the doors of his downtown studio to Beautiful/Decay and Visual Creatures to give our re...

'Painting Is A Lot Like Fishing'

Posted 10.01.2011 | Arts

Via Beautiful/Decay Beautiful/Decay went to visit artists Joe Bradley and Chris Martin in their studio. See how the visit went in the slideshow bel...

Artistic Prophecies In Beautiful/Decay's 'Future Perfect'

Posted 09.26.2011 | Arts

Art website Beautiful/Decay asked artists to “show us what your ideal future would look like”, and Book 6: Future Perfect is the result. The proje...

Temporary Trances: An Interview With GIF Artist Rick Silva

Posted 09.10.2011 | Arts

Via Beautiful/Decay. There's no question that GIFs have had a long history on the Internet. We've been accidentally stumbling upon them for as long a...

Fashion And Feminism: Serena Cole's Portraits

Posted 08.27.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful Decay) Serena Cole‘s work bridges fashion and traditional portraiture. Showing a mastery of her medium, Serena transforms watercol...

The 'Big-Headed People' Of Raymond Lemstra

Posted 08.13.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) Raymond Lemstra is an artist whose work reflects a deep appreciation for both primitive art and the subconscious workings of ...

Flights Of Futuristic Fantasy: Jeff Eisenberg's Biomorphic Art

Posted 08.06.2011 | Arts

Jeff Eisenbergcreates almost Rorschach-like images that hover somewhere between structural vector flights of futuristic fancy and strange biomorphic o...

Yigal Ozeri On His 'Witchy Woman': Beautiful/Decay

Posted 07.23.2011 | Arts

New York based artist Yigal Ozeri will debut a stunning solo show at Mark Moore Gallery this Saturday, October 30. In his latest body of work, he capt...

Levi Van Veluw's Macabre & Humorous Self-Portraits

Posted 07.16.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) Upon first viewing Levi Van Veluw’s photography, my mind immediately drew parallels to the resurgence in the interest in the ...

Bipolar Americana: An Interview With Artist Grant Barnhart

Posted 07.09.2011 | Arts

Via Beautiful/Decay: "Guitar Backstabs" The Midwest, motorcycles, cowboy boots, blue jeans, football—imagery associated with classic American...

'Quaint Little Demons' By Medusawolf

Posted 07.02.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) By day Alan E. Brown is a mild mannered bookstore employee in Bear, Delaware. At night he transforms himself into Medusawolf ...

Studio Visit: Keegan Mchargue, Jack Of All Trades

Posted 06.25.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) Always jazzed to find exceptional young talent like Keegan Mchargue. His color palettes, compositions, and ridiculously heal...

PHOTOS: The Drama & Disaster Of Mark Licari's Drawings

Posted 06.11.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) Licari's world is full of sea creatures, crawling bugs, exploding volcanoes, and the degenerative force that turns a clean ro...

Art About The Things That Make Life Worth Living

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) If you are lucky, once in a while you find an artist that helps you remember why you started getting into art in the first pl...

PHOTOS: Melissa Brown On Dadarhea, Philosophy And Her Mixed Media Art At Beautiful/Decay

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful Decay) Ventured over to Brooklyn to see what visual awesomeness Melissa Brown was up to in her studio. Melissa had the studio organiz...

Studio Visit: Aaron Johnson's Cast Of Characters On Beautiful/Decay

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) Aaron Johnson's sunny Brooklyn studio is full of riotous, colorfully undulating, larger-than-life monsters. He's getting read...