EK Interview: Andreas Englund Part 2

Andreas Englund is an amazing artist that we are honored to be bringing to Select Art Fair!  His paintings are a human depiction of superheroes, the life between the fights and the action shots.   Andreas is a man who cares about the small details and the small beauty in life, and it’s no surprise, because…

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EK Interview: Stephanie Buer

Stephanie Buer‘s work portrays the world that is.  She paints the character endemic to the urban landscape, even after it’s been left to decay, showing that there’s as much, if not more to be seen after these places have been abandoned.   She’ll be at Hellion Gallery all this month.  Check out her interview to…

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EK Interview: Brin Levinson

Brin Levinson is a Portland, OR based artist with a penchant for depicting haunting, solemn landscapes populated no longer by humans.  His work is an optimistic counter force to human exploitation of the natural without regard for the effects, particularly the effects on the fauna inhabiting those areas.  Check out his interview for an intelligent meditation…

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Susannah Martin

Susannah Martin is a NYU fine artist alumni that currently resides in Frankfurt, Germany. “I have always been fascinated by how artists throughout human history have chosen to represent our interconnection with nature through the nude and how these choices reflect their epoch. For the primordial artist, nature was home. When he drew images of…

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EK Interview: Derek Gores

The fourth and final artists that Empty Kingdom is proud to bring to SXSW ReCREATE:ATX will be Derek Gores.  The fantastic master of the collage will undoubtedly be putting something stunning and novel up on the walls in Austin Texas.  Derek understands that this is about community, encouraging anyone near the event to bring something for…

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EK Interview: Hugh Leeman

The next of the fantastic four artists that will be participating in the ReCREATE:ATX event, which is only 1 week away, is none other than Hugh Leeman.  Discussing everything from personal maturation to the ignorance we have towards the richness of the life the person walking by you on the street, his interview is well…

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EK Interview: David Young

With his eyes set on the upcoming Empty Kingdom / HOPE Campaign event at SXSW, in Austin Texas, we have taken a little time to ask David Young, D Young V, about his work passions and his goals.  D Young doesn’t shy away from the meat of the issues at hand, his discussion is relevant,…

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Painted Photographs

The whimsical painted photos I’ve decided to share this week come from none other than the Los Angeles dwelling, multi-talented Shae Acopian Detar. As well as adding that extra-layer of awesome to her photographs with her talent for fine art, she also takes a hands on approach to her work, building and designing the set…

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EK Interview: Russ Mills

Russ Mills y’all!  We’ve only featured him on two separate occasions.  No big deal.  And now we’ve got an interview for you.  His candor on society, modern marketing and the conveyance of ideas is refreshing, his discussion intriguing.  Read it for yourself.

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Dale Grimshaw at Signal Gallery

Today opens the Dale Grimshaw show at Signal Gallery named ‘Moreish’ which in his own words is ‘a case of enough is never enough. The ‘haves’ want more and the ‘have nots’ can pay for it. Once we get that acquisitive taste, we just want more and more’.  If you’re in London, by all means,…

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