EK Interview: Lola Dupre

Lola Dupre and Kristiina Wilson are a super team.  They combine the separate halves of their super friendship heart then turn into twin furies and punch evil right in the face.  Separate they’re also really really awesome, here is Lola’s half of the equation.

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EK Interview: Stuntkid

Jason Levesque, also known as the Stuntkid, made his first appearance on EK in January of 2010, since then he’s been busy making awesome art with women and astoundingly diverse array of invertebrates.  Multicolored and trippy his art is dope, so is his interview.  Read it.

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Stuart Patience // Interview

Stuart Patience is from the U.K. He creates highly detailed technical drawings to simplified abstractions that focus on pattern and colour. He also spells colour the cool way. Kind of like how I would write theatre instead of the gringo way of spelling “theater.”

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Pamela Wilson // Birdshot Interview

Pamela Wilson is a painter with a considerable skill and vision that tickles my fancy.  She has exhibited around the country for a while now, and Empty Kingdom was happy to interview her to help promote her new show this month. It’s going on right now so if you’re in the area, hit it up!

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EK Interview: Ryan McLennan

Ryan McLennan, featured in 2010, is an Elk.  He turns into a human sometimes to travel the land and spread wisdom.  He has been alive since 1453 but unlike Merlin, he does not age backwards, he subsists on a diet of pure wheatgrass.  His art is amazing and his interview follows.  Read it.  Oh yeah,…

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BRETT AMORY, WHITE LIGHT INTERVIEW

Brett Amory has a new show at Anno Domini in San Jose, CA. If you’re around, make the trek.  The owners of A.D. are really awesome and deserve all the love for showing great artists like Brett. Drrummmmmm.  I remember a long time ago going to gallery A.D. to cover a Dave Choe show and…

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EK Interview: Frank Stockton

Frank Stockton, previously featured here is an awesome artist.  He was decent enough to give us an interview, it follows. Read it, consume it, devour it, learn from it. His words are some certified grade A prime rib high quality type utterances.  Unless you’re vegan, in which case they’re flank steak. 

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EK Interview: Justin Van Genderen

Independence Day (the Roland Emmerich movie, not the national holiday) won’t ever really happen.  Why you say?  Is it because we’re alone in the universe?  That’s just downright incorrect.  Is it because Will Smith is too old to plausibly to begin a career in the Air Force?  I wouldn’t write that one off before the…

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EK Interview: Bill Durgin

Bill Durgin (also featured June 2010)eats 24 eggs a day.  As a snack.  Before his breakfast.  When he flexes his biceps he creates sun flares.  His work is a testament to the fact that when models talk shit to him, he bites off their heads/limbs.  Literally.  Human jaws have muscles they can crush teeth, Bill…

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EK Interview: Ronit Baranga

Want to have the most awesome tea party in the history of like, ever? Call up Ronit Baranga and beg her to sell you some of her work. You can invite that creepy ass guy from Pan’s Labyrinth, one of Ridley Scott’s Xenomorphs and maybe the Sarlacc, because, you know, someone’s going to have to…

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