EMPTY KINGDOM TOP 100 Artists of 2012

[Photo by: Lauren Treece] The beginning is, in fact, finally here. After shifting through exactly 1470 posts for the entire 2012 calendar year, a dozen pots of coffee made, several holes punched in the drywall during heated deliberations, and several concussions suffered from office supplies hurled at each others’ heads, we proudly present the third…

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Our Eternal Man-Crush: KRIS KUKSI

So let me start from the beginning: Kris Kuksi was originally featured during EK’s infamous “BC Period” (Before the Crash) in 2009. For folks who haven’t heard this tale before, the first year that EK went live in 2009, our entire server crashed due to an overwhelming amount of visitors (which we were completely unprepared…

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EMPTY KINGDOM TOP 100 Artists of 2010

(Photo by: berserker / Steve Skafte ) Within the hallowed halls of Empty Kingdom, our contributors tend to be very proud about the art that we curate. I wouldn’t say it’s a competition to put up the best artists, but when someone finds a really good artist first, we usually compliment each other with “Dammit!!!”…

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Kris Kuksi

Kris Kuksi is an American artist. Born in Missouri and raised in Kansas, his distaste for typical American life and pop culture shows in his grotesque sculptures. His works have been in over a hundred exhibits worldwide. http://kuksi.com/

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