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Emerging Artist Spotlight: An Hoang, Painter

Hilary Harkness | Posted 04.15.2014 | Arts
Hilary Harkness

An Hoang arrived in New York City in 2001 at the age of 23. Her first job was at an interior design firm on the Upper East Side, but the style desired by the clients didn't jibe with her sense of off-hand, wabi sabi elegance.

Choose This Bottle of Port for Its Label and Help Save the Environment

Hilary Harkness | Posted 11.18.2013 | Impact
Hilary Harkness

My girlfriend isn't a wine connoisseur. In fact, she usually chooses wine based on what she thinks is the most interesting label. I know she's not a...

Behind the Seams of Ghada Amer's Erotic Embroideries

Marina Cashdan | Posted 10.09.2013 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

In her riverside studio in Harlem, Ghada Amer keeps a world of powerful women at her fingertips, pulled from the pages of erotic magazines and reimagined into the abstract, embroidered paintings and delicate drawings she is known for.

Andrew Brischler and David Kramer: Studio Visits

Liz Markus | Posted 07.10.2013 | Arts
Liz Markus

I know that a painting is great when I want to manipulate the artist into giving it to me. That's how I felt about Andrew Brischler's I Am Your Worst Fear, I Am Your Best Fantasy (Red).

Artsy Goes Inside JR's New York Studio

Marina Cashdan | Posted 07.08.2013 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

JR's art is omnipresent. Whether on the façade of a building, the back of a truck, or, currently, the streets of Times Square, the world is quite literally his gallery. But where is he?

Studio View: Painter Amir H. Fallah

Hilary Harkness | Posted 06.30.2013 | Arts
Hilary Harkness

The pristine serenity of his studio space, encompassing the rough, splintery imagery in his paintings, is like a platinum setting of a Tiffany's solitaire engagement ring where the diamond has been discarded and replaced with a jagged collection of shards of glass eyeballs.

'We Kind Of Had A Very Disturbed Childhood'

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.17.2013 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

It is an age of self-discovery, and the twins continue to be surprised by what they find as they attack huge walls with zeal and precision in New York...

Studio View: Jodi Colella, Fiber Artist

Hilary Harkness | Posted 10.23.2012 | Arts
Hilary Harkness

Colella has a degree in biology, and her artworks often resemble natural forms. A piece in progress on a wall has gnarly twigs suspended by and interconnected with tendrils of pale skeins of fiber.

End of the Year Checklist for Creatives

Karen Atkinson | Posted 02.24.2012 | Arts
Karen Atkinson

Just a few thoughts for the end of the year.

D.S. & Durga: Step Into My Office (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Photo: Myra Iqbal Four years ago, David Moltz, a musician, and Kavi Ahuja, an architect, decided to make aftershaves and tonics to give their fri...

WATCH: Inside The Mind Of Richard Phillips

Posted 10.30.2011 | Arts

Richard Prince is one of America's most acclaimed contemporary photographers and painters. His works, such as Untitled (Cowboy) have put him in great ...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

Post-Apocalyptic Anti-Monuments

Posted 06.04.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful Decay) Huma Bhabha is not unlike a medieval alchemist, transmuting discarded materials into works of art—morphing civilization’s d...

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...

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...

Studio Visit: Erik Parker's Bold, Graphic Florals On Beautiful/Decay

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(Via Beautiful/Decay) Erik Parker was preparing for two solo shows, one in LA, and one in Fort Worth, when I visited his studio in Brooklyn. Parker i...

Studio Visit: Michael Anderson's Wild Collages On Beautiful/Decay

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(From: Beautiful/Decay) One of the highlights for me during the last couple months was hearing Michael Anderson shut down a pessimistic discussion ...

HuffPost Arts Bloggers Make Two of the Top Ten Painters Blog list on Painters-Table Blog

Painters' Table | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Started with the idea that there is a magazine about painting created everyday on the web, we are thrilled to say this has proved to be true. It is i...

PHOTOS: STUDIO VISIT: Photographer Andrzej Dragan's Gritty Portraits On Beautiful/Decay

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(From: Beautiful Decay) Andrzej Dragan's style of photography is gritty and raw. Detail of the skin is usually retouched and airbrushed out by a lot ...

PHOTOS: STUDIO VISIT: Artist Artist Max Presneill Visits Beautiful/Decay

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(From: Beautiful/Decay) Before Downtown LA was cleaned up and made habitable for non-crackheads, The Brewery was one of the only places worth visiting...

PHOTOS: STUDIO VISIT: Artist Ben Tegel Visits Beautiful/Decay

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

(From: Beautiful Decay) Have you met Ben? Ben stopped by the Beautiful/Decay headquarters yesterday to drop off work for the upcoming Art Works Every ...