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KENTA TORII

Albeit it’s been nearly two weeks into the New Year, that’s no reason to continue to bring in 2016 EK-style with works by Kenta Torii, an artist originally hailing from Hiroshima, Japan. [INSERT GONG SOUND EFFECT]

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Jeff Huntington

Originally hailing from San Antonio, Texas, Jeff Huntington is an artist currently based out of Annapolis, Maryland where he continues hones his craft. Hone on Mr. Huntington, hone on (what?).

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Takeshi Haguri

Originally hailing from Nagoya, Japan, Takeshi Haguri creates detailed wooden sculptures of traditional figures from Japanese art and culture covered in intricate tattoos. I’m tickled pink (I actually have no idea what that phrase means to be honest) to be back, but as Ricky Ricardo said, all of us in the EK fam-bams “have a…

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Victoria Crayhon

On the last day of the year, I just want to say thank you. Thank you artists for continuing your pursuit on honing your craft. Thank you to all of you international fans who visit our site daily. Thank you to all the aspiring art students starting your journey as an artist. Thank you. Photographer…

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Annemarie Busschers

Annemarie Busschers is an artist originally hailing from ‘s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands who creates large-scale portrait paintings building different layers of materials, such as acrylic paint, pencil, pastel, epoxy, wood, wax, paper, and felt. Busschers doesn’t merely strive to achieve photorealism in her work, but rather aims to capture the imperfections of the skin surface with…

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Francesco Albano

From the mind of Francesco Albano, what better way is there to close off the 2013 year than by visually taking in these fleshy, sagging, meat-baggy, flaccid sculptures of empty skin?! According to Albano, he views human skin as the boundary between internal and external identity, acting as a kind of “storage space.” Albano’s work…

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Adam Lupton

Adam Lupton is an artist currently based out of Vancouver, Canada whose work explores psychological and sociological struggles in modern society. Lupton creates oil paintings that blur the lines between realism and expressionism which seems to compliment the “the internal and external dialogue faced in his multi-directional narratives”.

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Monica Piloni

Monica Piloni is currently based out of São Paulo, Brazil where she produces figurative sculptural works that explores issues ranging from “sexuality/repression” and “appearance/alienation.” Piloni’s work is weird in all the right places…if that makes sense.

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Punk Rock Rainbow Sparkle

Punk. Rock. Rainbow. Sparkle. Punk Rock Rainbow Sparkle. I think that would be a fantastic name for new Ben & Jerry’s ice cream flavor! Natalia Fabia makes her third appearance on EK with her newest series, “Punk Rock Rainbow Sparkle”, and we’re excited to take a peek a what she’s been working on since we…

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Before They Pass

Photographer Jimmy Nelson traveled to 44 countries and lived with 29 “secluded and visually unique” tribes in vastly remote areas to document their existence before it was too late. I highly encourage everyone to check out Nelson’s website to view more of his images because his work is truly amazing. Enjoy your holidays with your…

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Seung Mo Park + Aluminum Wire = WHA?!

YO! Give me some mo’ Park! Get it? Give me “Seung Mo Park”…Give me “some more Park”…No? Okay…well, besides my really stupid and lame attempt of making a joke, Park’s newest work definitely is not and doesn’t disappoint. Seung Mo Park is no stranger to EK, and we couldn’t be more excited to see Park’s…

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Aaron Nagel

Aaron Nagel returns once again to EK before the end of the year, and just in time too! Nagel was previously featured back in July 2012 and March 2010, and today, we check out some of his newer pieces since then.

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