The Siren: Victoria “Little Boots” Hesketh The Sound: Synthpop, nu-disco, deep house, electro house… mercurial melange of old and new The Scene: East Angelean echoes, deep bass, dark clothes, dim lighting, disco flying, summer swelter, low-key shelter, electronic dance shows, less wubba wubba, more water cooler… minimalist staging, maximalist sound, in a way that pulls … Continue reading East Angelean Echoes and Transatlantic Tempos… Little Boots’ Working Girl Promo Tour, Live at The Echo
As an artist, music journalist, and all around connoisseur of sound, Rob Milton is always here for honoring the creatives who have helped shape his style and sound in his own words.
WE ARE MORTALS® is an evolutionary gender-free urban streetwear brand. We call ourselves MORTALS because we are the ones who understand the brevity of human life and the need to live it fully and limitlessly. We also believe that as MORTALS, we’re all equal. That is why we created our brand around this idea of … Continue reading Mood Ring: We Are Mortals
“Queer Icons,” is a beautifully done multimedia photography project by Mexican-American artist Gabriel García Román.
The Big Ass News, shares primarily international stories from respected outlets like the BBC, CNN, The New York Times, The Guardian and more and users have to literally click Kim’s butt to read the story.
So-Cal bred, Brooklyn based singer-songwriter Geminelle speaks this universal language of self-discovery.
Sage Guillory is a transformative artist from Atlanta, GA. As a child, Guillory doodled on everything he could get his hands on. While other kids were heavily focused in school, he was not. His drawings allowed for him to escape his reality. Over the years he has developed a distinct style of art, which stems … Continue reading Meet Post POPcalyptic Artist Sage Guillory
Asia… Asia, Asia: Asia. Is a very real thing. And reality will deal. In increasing measure. Well into the forseeable future. Asia is a Hollywood Renaissance. Black, Female, French, Bulldog. Serving for the stars. Slaying for life. Sitting sideways. Shading moonlight. Asia didn’t sign up for this, but — as a wise man once said: … Continue reading Serving With Slaysia, Ep. 4
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“Nothing is created. Everything changes… In a continuous becoming of matter and form.” This is the world of Italian based illustrator Giulio Iurrissevich, a chaotic, multiple, a perpetual cycle of sunrise and sunset, eternal tension between desire and possibility. The pencil through the border in search of metamorphosis and advances in the hunt for a … Continue reading Nothing is created, everything changes in the world of Giulio Iurissevich
Hispanic artist David Bru knows a thing or two about long distance relationships. A continuous change of place, a feeling of strangeness along with nostalgia that comes with a long-distance love, injects a kind of rareness into the ordinary. Everyday things, usually perceived as familiar by the couple, suddenly become unsettling. These images from David’s … Continue reading Art and Aesthetic Aces: David Bru Loathes Reality, Embraces “Disreality”
French artist Daniel Firman takes an almost scientific approach to his work. For Daniel, each work is an “environment system,” from which ideas, forms, questions, references and interpretations bombard the viewer begging for dialogue and analyzing. Why are you here? Where are you going? Pay attention!
One of Miami’s most lovable street artists is set to open his latest solo exhibition Ahol: Full-Time Feb 17 at Mercenary Square in Little Havana. His first exhibition in two years, Full Time finds the artist saluting the working class by visually and sonically documenting the decay of society. Tuning inward, he focuses on fruitless jobs … Continue reading Art and Aesthetic Aces: Ahol Sniffs Glue Puts in Work “Full Time”
Inside David Molesky’s Studio Sanctuary I was recently fortunate enough to find myself rummaging around the downtown San Francisco studio of fine artist, David Molesky. Alongside my accompanying lens, I followed the aroma of fresh paint through open doors and up the stairs into cozy, canvas-laden quarters. Peering out over busied streets and over … Continue reading Creative Places and Spaces: Inside David Molesky’s Studio Sanctuary
Editorial by Que Duong for Art Nouveau Magazine. Styling by Veronica Cheri, Makeup by Kisha Williams & Ashley Merritt Illustration by Rob Crump.
Waverly Place Art Gallery held it’s first exhibition “Downtown Trash,” featuring the iconic photography of Christopher Makos and the collage works of Jean Patrick Icart-Pierre and Kendrick Daye. The show runs through Dec 7.
Photography: Kendrick Daye Model: Brent Williams
Model: Theodolph Mason Photography and Editing/Design: Ahmad Barber Catch this editorial and more in the 10th issue of Art Nouveau Magazine. Click here to get your copy!
ICYMI, Alternative is the new Mainstream. This weekend defined culture for thousands of Bad Kids channeling Bad Brains, dancing proudly on the Fringe of the Fringe, with more style than a runway. #because Punk ain’t dead, it moved to Brooklyn. Afropunk in 60 seconds or less. photography by Brenten Williams
Photography by Que Duong Art Direction by Kendrick Daye
Last Friday evening, Art Nouveau Magazine celebrated five years of pushing the visual envelope and promoting independent artistic endeavors with the opening of our POPtimism exhibition at Betti Ono Gallery in Oakland, CA. The show, which was curated by Art Nouveau editor GREATeclectic, featured work by Hugh Leeman, TONE, Third Eye True, Tonia Beglari, and … Continue reading “POPtimism” at Betti Ono Gallery