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An Artist a Week: Jamie McKelvie

Week 41: Jamie McKelvie “The Wicked + The Divine #16” (Cover A) (2015) Find him on Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, or his website. I know Jamie McKelvie through his work on The Wicked + The Divine. However, you might also know him through his work on Phonogram, Ms. Marvel, Captain Marvel, or band art for bands…… Continue reading An Artist a Week: Jamie McKelvie

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An Artist a Week: Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema

Week 40: Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema “The Roses of Heliogabalus” (1888) See more of his works on this website. Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema was a Dutch painter in the 1800s widely respected for his scenes depicting the decadent excess of Roman, Egyptian, and other classical cultures. He worked primarily in oils and his colors are absolutely stunning.…… Continue reading An Artist a Week: Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema

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An Artist a Week: Lily Stockman

Week 39: Lily Stockman “Flat Top (Blue)” (2016) Find her on Instagram, Twitter, or her website. This ‘An Artist a Week’ focus is where I reveal I am still very much a novice student of modern art in that I’m still working on learning terminology and categorization of everything. That being said, this week’s focus is…… Continue reading An Artist a Week: Lily Stockman

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An Artist a Week: Marco Nabi

Week 38: Marco Nabi (Untitled) Find him on Instagram, Twitter, Etsy, or his website. Marco Nabi is a watercolor artist whose focus is what he calls “depressive-subversive.” His works aim to express depression in a “flamboyant” way that is powerful, real, and looks at more than what just being sad, which he says is hip and…… Continue reading An Artist a Week: Marco Nabi

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An Artist a Week: Anthony Hurd

Week 37: Anthony Hurd “Transition Point” (2015) Find him on Facebook, Twitter, Society 6, and Instagram. Anthony Hurd’s paintings on wood blew me away the instant I first saw them. The magnitude of detail and the surreal, dreamlike lens of the work is such a gorgeous fantasy feast for the eyes. In the featured piece,…… Continue reading An Artist a Week: Anthony Hurd

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An Artist a Week: Dave McKean

Week 36: Dave McKean “Garden of Giants” (Mirrormask, 2005) Find him on his website and Twitter. Dave McKean is an artist most commonly known for his collaborations with Neil Gaiman on such things as Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth, Sandman, Coraline, and the movie Mirrormask, which he directed. His style is almost always awash…… Continue reading An Artist a Week: Dave McKean