EK Interview: Hanna Jaeun

Hanna Jaeun tells EK about her artistic process and her surreal paintings that often incorporate religious iconography. Her works are playful alluring yet melancholically unnerving in their presentation of cathartic subject matter. Through her subjects, Jaeun extends a certain set of circumstances at hand.

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EK Interview: Kevin Margo

Kevin Margo is a VFX / CG extraordinaire currently working at Blur Studios in Los Angeles, California, who recently made his directorial debut with the sci-fi influenced short entitled GROUNDED. I had the opportunity to do a bit of Q&A with Mr. Margo about his latest endeavors, current career choices, and personal creative insights. Check out…

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EK Interview: Ori Toor

Ori Toor is an animator and illustrator based out of Tel Aviv, Israel. Whether it be a still or moving image, everything starts with a simple pencil stroke. The painstakingly meticulous nature of his works can be exemplified in his latest music video Evoking Spirits. A simple yet inspiring piece that gave me the initial…

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EK Interview: Joshua Hagler

Joshua Hagler, previously featured October 2010 is a really cool dude, a gentleman of the highest order, and he is really really really patient, because this interview was owed to him a long time ago, and he was really nice about it the whole time. I’m sorry Josh, but we do love your work and…

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EK Interview: Thom Puckey

Thom Puckey is a sculptor.  You might have seen his work.  Or you might have not been so lucky.  Which is incredibly unlucky.  If you are the latter I suggest you don’t go near any intersections today because you’re likely to get hit by a bus with the kind of luck you have.  But you…

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EK Interview: Minjae Lee

Empty Kingdom has featured South Korean artist Minjae Lee‘s mind-blowing work earlier last year. This time we have an exclusive interview with him sharing in-depth background based around his work. Previously featured by Millions.

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JR’s Interview with TED

JR flyposts large b/w photographic images in public locations in a manner which is similar to the built environment by the graffiti artist. He states that the street is “the largest art gallery in the world.” originally starting out on the streets of Paris. He’s been literally all over the map, also featured him several…

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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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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: Slobodan Zivic

Last time, we interviewed one  of the authors of ThatHipsterPorn.We pick up the conversation with the other half of the duo, Slobodan Zivic. Images are from his latest project, Naissance Du Denude Kaleidoscope

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