Tag Archive for Contemporary Artists

Minimal Art in Japanese Moonlight (8 pics)

Japanese artist Takashi Kanazawa was recently part of an exhibition in New York city, hels by Seizan’s gallery with six other painters. Called Nihonga, Contemporary Art of Japan, this exhibition aimed at shedding the light on the balance between Japanese tradition and a more contemporary aesthetic, that these artist are searching for.

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Minimal Art in Japanese Moonlight (8 pics)

Major Contemporary Issues into Drawings (9 pics)

John Holcroft, mentioned earlier, is a British illustrator who, from his tender childhood, has always been dreaming of being an artist. After leaving school, he decided to pursue his career in graphic design before changing his path, because of technological changes and the emerging digital revolution.

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Major Contemporary Issues into Drawings (9 pics)

Origami Pineapple Pavilion in England (6 pics)

Studio Morison built a contemporary origami-like pavilion in the shape of a pink pineapple for the gardens of Berrington Hall, in England. The construction was designed to attract visitors, host social events and kick start the fundraising for the restoration of the 18 th century Berrington Hall’s walled garden.

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Origami Pineapple Pavilion in England (6 pics)

Modern Cubist Portraits (5 pics)

The South African artist  Ryan Hewett  creates portraits inspired by Cubism, giving a modern interpretation of this genre. Faces and bodies are deconstructed and separated in colored contrasted blocks.

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Modern Cubist Portraits (5 pics)

The Incredible Swing House (6 pics)

From the outside, the contemporary installation by artist Mark de Jong, Swing House, is not particularly distinguished from the other residences that line the street in the Camp Washington district of Cincinnati .

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The Incredible Swing House (6 pics)

The Crystalline Busts of Massimiliano Pelletti (9 pics)

Crystal Venus, 2017. Mexican onyx madre cava. 72 x 75 x 38 cm

Italian artist Massimiliano Pelletti works within a variety of materials including marble, bronze, and stone to carve elegant busts and human forms that evoke echoes of ancient sculpture while infusing each piece with a contemporary twist.

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The Crystalline Busts of Massimiliano Pelletti (9 pics)

Architectural Memories by Kim Cogan (14 pics)

The well-known painter  Kim Cogan  is exposing at the Hashimoto Contemporary of San Francisco. In the spotlight, his “Flashback” series. This one dwells on the architectural memories of the artist and generates the viewer’s nostalgia.

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Architectural Memories by Kim Cogan (14 pics)