Yung Cheng Lin

The raw and peculiar fine art photographer Yung Cheng Lin is Tainan, Taiwan based. He has a calming yet straight forward approach when it comes to contorting and distorting his viewers. Lin has been featured on Empty Kingdom numerous times and we also had an interview with him back in 2016.

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Collages by Rocío Montoya

Rocío Montoya is a photographer/new media artist based out of Madrid, Spain. Her experimental collage portraits are approached with personal explorations by transforming reality and manipulating images to convey their perception of the environment through aesthetic experiences.

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Shae DeTar Part II

Fashion photographer Shae DeTar is an EK-favorite of ours. Her photos are original, hand colored, and beautifully composed scenes out of a daydream. Using an age old practice of hand painting negatives that dates back to the early 1900, she resurrects this traditional technique in her photography.

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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: Michal Pudelka

Michal Pudelka is a Czech photographer who creates sharp, luscious images that will prey on your mind. Long legs, longer ponytails and lips that burn, the eighties are back with a killer twist, and we can’t get enough. Read on to hear his thoughts on shooting, stealing, and a lethal dose of irony …

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EK Interview: Kristiina Wilson

Kristiina Wilson can violate Newton’s third law.  Also she can seal all of her epidermal cells, completely close her eyes, nose and mouth, perfectly cover her ears with her hands and see with her mind.  Because of these anomalies she can travel through space.  Kristiina has verified that Titan has a methanological cycle.  NASA still…

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EK Interview: That Hipster Porn

There are many sites that we traverse throughout the day in search of artistic inspiration, and THAT HIPSTER PORN is one that our staff likes to follow.  They have a nice thing going, their aesthetic fits well with our sensibilities, and the content, well it’s cool.  Their presentation of the sexual is artistic, at least…

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EK Interview: Chih-han Hsu

Chih-han a.k.a. Victor Tango, photographer and artist from Taiwan, has been a regular in our Empty Kingdom flickr pool, so we thought it was high time to interview him and find out what he is all about. Follow him: chih-han hsu, Victor Tango, hobogestapo collective, and his blog.

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