EK Podcast Interview: Embers & Dust

Just longer than 9 minutes, this short film takes the viewer back to the evening of October 30th, 1938 where Orson Welles’ voice was vibrating across radio waves, bringing word of an invading alien army from Mars. And although the audio was performed as a Halloween special called “War of the Worlds”, the theatricality and…

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EK Podcast: Jenny Suen Interview

Hello lovely listeners! today we have the pleasure of sitting down with Jenny Suen! She is a talented young director, producer, and artist hailing from Hong Kong! We talk about the nature of art, criticism, life, and the her collaborations with the famed cinematographer and artist Christopher Doyle! She is currently in pre-production for her…

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EK Summer Art Show 2014

And after the smoke clears…we are pleased as punch to announce our very first art show as a smashing success! Friday, June 6th at the one and only 111 Minna Gallery was a night full of drinks, fun, amazing people, and most importantly, amazing art! EK would like to thank every single person that supported…

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ART BASEL: OPEN CALL EXTENDED!

You asked for it, so we’re giving it to you! We’ve extended our OPEN CALL! Artists by nature are procrastinators. We understand, you can’t rush inspiration. Many of you have asked for an extension to the open call, so we’re giving you until Nov. 15th to get your best work to us! This is your…

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ReCREATE: ATX // EK FUNDRAISER

Empty Kingdom & the Hope Campaign are proud to announce our official partnership in support of ReCREATE: ATX, a fundraiser and all-day art event at SXSW!  The Hope Outdoor Gallery is one of the nation’s largest outdoor art galleries, a place for local artists to share their work, focused on positive and educational messages.  What…

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EK Interview: Serge Birault

Serge Birault is a freelance digital illustrator from France. If you missed out on his EMPTY KINGDOM feature last year, make sure you check it out here. Today, We bring Mr. Birault back to EK for an interview in order to get further acquainted with the man himself, and his pinup-influenced digital illustrations.

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HELP SAVE OUR INSPIRATION!!!

Over here at EK, we don’t care if you’re conservative, liberal, moderate, green, blue, two feet tall, or ten… etc. etc.  (Although if you were blue and 10 feet tall, you’d probably be Nav’ii, and I definitely would like to meet you) But some people in the US government have proposed to cut federal funding…

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EMPTY KINGDOM: A 90/10 COMPANY

Two Thousand and Eleven is finally here, and not a moment too soon. www.emptykingdom.com was born a little over a year ago to this day.  You were here to see it, share it, and love it.  (Thank you so much) -It started with a desire to share the art that inspires us, but aside from…

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Faithful, Oh Faithful

As we near the Holidays, expect all your favorite sites to be wishing you well.  Well, we’re beating them to the punch by saying Thank You right now! In the beginning, there was a group of artists who wanted a way to share their inspirations with the world.  And thus, Empty Kingdom was born, and…

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