Fall is in the air, and Michigan based book artist Thomas Allen is out with a new series of work made from old school books and encyclopedias. Using a mere x-acto blade and a lot of imagination, Allen carved these illustrations from vintage books. If you are in New York City between September 9 . . . → Read More: New paper cut-outs from vintage books by Thomas Allen
“Good News” Enamel Paint on Found Objects, 24.5x2x25.5″
Barcelona, Spain based artist Max Rippon (aka Ripo) currently has his first solo exhibition in the USA at the White Walls Gallery in San Francisco. Featuring 25 new works, “Signs, Fines, & Cheap Wines” explores typography, calligraphy and urban signage. Ripo’s calligraphic stokes are amazingly detailed and . . . → Read More: “Signs, Fines & Cheap Wines” by Max Rippon at White Walls Gallery in San Francisco
“First Impressions” photo images, oil, text, resin on wood panel, 38 x 38 in.
Ever feel lost in a crowd? Artist Sherry Karver addresses that disconcerting yet common feeling in her series “Urban City Series with Text.” Combining the old master technique of oil-glazing with contemporary digital photography, Karver creates these intriguing scenes from . . . → Read More: “Urban City Series with Text” mixed-media paintings by Sherry Karver