Portrait

AMBRE KELLY

Ambre Kelly turns plaster cast Blackberries into self-portraits.  The For A Good Time, Text series is a reproduction of her own smartphones, with unedited text messages…

ALYSSA MONKS

Alyssa Monks paints photoreal portraits by commission; her most interesting pieces feature people in water or standing behind a fogging pane of glass. Visit…

BRETT COOK DIZNEY

  Brett Cook Dizney does large-scale spray-paint portraits on walls- in public and for interior exhibition.  Cook works from photographs of his subjects and…

Tom van Schleven x Samuel Jackson

The best editorial photographers have an uncanny knack for making anyone look cool – creating cover stars out of the even the most unlikely…

Charles Burns

American cartoonist and illustrator Charles Burns first acquired a gaggle of avid comic book fans in the early 1980s with his drawings for avant-garde…

Charlotte Caron

We are enjoying the paintings of French artist Charlotte Caron this morning. She took a very simple idea, with a nice effect, involving the…

Isaac Cordal

Isaac Cordal continues to produce unique, and creative ways at approaching street art. His small interventions in the big city series featured miniature characters…

Bernard Pras

French artist Bernard Pras works almost entirely within the realm of assemblage and anamorposis, a visual illusion where a distorted projection—often made from paint…

iNo

This video featuring Athens-based graffiti writer iNO perfectly captures his ability to turn quick gestures with a spray can into something that almost looks…

Marion Peck

Next Saturday, March 30, Marion Peck will open a new body of work, Animals, at Michael Kohn Projects in Los Angeles. The show will…

Maurizio Galimberti

Maybe its cheating with celebrities, but these photo collage portraits by Maurizio Galimberti are quite stunning on a big monitor screen. The photographer is…

Freya Jobbins

We love this series of faces composed of pieces of plastic toys by artist Freya Jobbins. Freya was born in Johannesburg, South Africa but…

Gordan Shark

Everyone likes glitch art, and we all love a funny photo from the olden days — put them together and you get something pretty…

Colette Calascione

Victorian era inspired works done in the style of old master paintings. [via faithistorment]

Jamie Poole

While primarily working as a landscape painter and art teacher, UK artist Jamie Poole was struck with the idea of deconstructing printed poems into…

Toyin Odutola

Toyin Odutola was born in Ife, Nigeria and was largely raised in Alabama. She received her BA from the University of Alabama in Huntsville…

Dice Portrait

Frederick McSwain created DIE, a portrait made with dice in memory of his friend, Tobias Wong, a designer who died last year. McSwain used 13,138 dice, one for each day Tobias lived. DIE was on display at Gallery R'Pure in New York City.