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: Jakub Polomski

Okmarzo brought the astounding work of Jakub Polomski to Empty Kingdom.  I have stared at it for hours since then.  His landscape photography captures the landscape of earth in such a vivid manner I imagine it could inspire even the most concrete loving neon-light obsessed urbanites to seek a little bit of the peace and…

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EK Interview: Nydia Lilian

Nydia Lilian‘s photography is cool as hell.  She uses black and white like the world was meant to be that way.  We featured her work July of this year and it was so ill I decided I had to interview her.  She obliged.  She’s smart and well spoken.  I encourage you to read what she has…

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EK Interview: Matthew Brandt

Matthew Brandt has done some incredibly innovative and inventive things with photography.  By developing his photos with different substances he has achieved something different, something deeper and more meaningful than an image, he has made his very subjects a part of the physical photograph.  But enough talking, read his interview:

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EK Interview: Filter Foundry

* UPDATE * (2012-07-25) // To all fellow artists and EK patrons, for a limited time offer by the end of July, the portfolio networking hub Filter Foundry is dishing out free lifetime basic memberships amped with a few select professional-grade perks. Check out the important access info after the jump!

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EK Interview: Murat Germen

Murat Germen is taking art to the next level.  Each of his series has such a concise philosophy to it that you’re really doing yourself a disservice if you like his art and haven’t read gone to his site and read his thoughts.  He’s got a couple good ones below though so in the mean time…

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