Artist of the Week: Selfie Fables by Simona Bonafini

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Simona Bonafini is a talented illustrator from Milano, Italy. She has decided to show the unseen world of fables making selfies. I for one think it’s a marvelous funny idea, and I’m glad that someone brought it to existence. Whether you want to see Hercules pulling weights or Ariel taking selfies on the beach, you came to the right place.

Artist of the Week: Amazing Digital Painting by Gediminas Pranckevicius

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Gediminas Pranckevicius creates absolutely amazing digital paintings, depicting everything from funny cartoon characters, to surreal landscapes and scenes that yell “SALVADOR!” at you. His awesome works have been posted all over the internet, but I think any excuse to take a brake and watch them is good, so here are some of my favorite digital paintings by Gediminas Pranckevicius.

Artist of the Week: Book Cover Designs by Iacopo Bruno

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Iacopo Bruno, is the focus of today’s article. He is an absolutely amazing illustrator, being able to tackle several styles just as well. You are probably pretty curious to see some of the artist’s works. Well, we would not dream of disappointing you, so today I will show you my favorites.

Artist of the Week: Sculptural book art by Brian Dettmer

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You can call Brian Dettmer a marvelous sculptor, a one of a kind artist, a genius of the highest level, but I think book worm fits him best. Brian is a New York based artist, born in 1974 in Naperville, Illinois, and for the past decade or so, he has amazed the world with his beautiful sculptural books. Yes, you read it right. He sculpts books.

Artist of the Week: Morally Wrong Illustration Series by Joanne Ju

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Joanne Ju, is a 2D artist, illustrator from San Francisco, California, United States of America – and somehow she is also a mind reader. She chose to express how we all felt, and to tackle how society wrongfully perceived some ideas. “Morally Wrong – The Irony of Life Lessons” is her project.

Artist of the Week: When Fairy Tales Become Reality by Margarita Kareva

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Margarita Kareva is an incredibly talented photographer from Russia, Yekaterinburg. She specializes in taking surreal photos that makes you think fairy tales are real, that fables walk among us. Her inspiration is all that is fantasy. From books, movies, comics, short stories, anything that is related to the genre, she takes it, and creates beautiful art. She is the living example of how you can grow as a creative professional doing the thing you love.

Artist of the Week: Body Paintings by Emma Fay

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Emma Fay is one incredibly creative talent. She is known world wide for specializing in make-up and concept artistry. Her surreal art works that combines her artistic, theatrical and business background blend in so perfectly, that you wonder for a bit if the paintings you see in front of you are real.

Artist of the Week: Realistic Finger Paintings by Zaria Forman

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Painting plays an important part in our development as a species, as it allowed us to develop abstract thinking, and also visually document parts of everyday, mundane existence, as well as more “important” events. It is, after all, in the minds of many people, virtually synonymous with art, and it could be argued that without it, art as a concept would not even exist. Today, we will be taking a look at some absolutely gorgeous realistic finger paintings by Zaria Forman.

Artist of the Week: Hyper-Realistic Paintings by Omar Ortiz

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Hyperrealism is one of the most interesting developments in the visual arts, and among the most recent. Hyperrealist works resemble high-resolution photographs; no coincidence, seeing that it is, itself, an of-shoot of the photorealist movement.
Today we will be looking at some absolutely fantastic hyper-realistic paintings by Omar Ortiz.