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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For all it’s subversiveness, Instagram remains a great tool to find awesome artists and designers. I recently stumbled on Suiside Bombers, a pretty dope designer and street wear brand that I’m sure you’ll love. Take a closer look at their work below.
“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
“Everything is born of the need to answer the call of the subconscious. Open a channel where can emerge, these dream images that come to my mind. I try to illustrate a confusing message, which will take effect over time. My work reflects a personal universe that is embraced with Dada and Surrealism kisses. Bright … Continue reading Art and Aesthetic Aces: Ale Sinestro Paints a Colourful Mix of Suggestive Stupor
Born in Catanzaro, Italy, where he lives and works Claudio Parentela is an artist and freelance journalist. Active in the international contemporary art scene for years, Claudio is the Pastiche Prince and as they say in Italy, Buono Come il Pane (‘As Good as Bread’). Take a closer look at some of our favorite works … Continue reading Claudio Parentela, The Italian Pastiche Prince is Buono Come il Pane
This fashion story plays on the bloody past of South Africa and highlights the new society that came into being after the country became a democracy in 1994. The title, The 33rd Ray, refers to the architectural feature of the Voortrekker monument where sunlight passes through an opening of the roof on the 16th of … Continue reading “The 33rd Ray”
What does an American look like? It depends on who you ask. The Con Artist Collective shares its take on this nation’s populace with “American Identity 1.0”, a collection of portraits of American people. These portraits range from the traditional to the avant-garde and each gives a small slice of contemporary American humanity. They explore … Continue reading “American Identity” 1.0 at Con Artist Collective
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
Photographer by Jonas Hoejgaard Art direction and styling by Francis Urrutia Illustrations by Florian wowretzko Hair and makeup by Madision MIlls Modeling by Lilah P at Muse (uk).
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 by Que Duong Art Direction by Kendrick Daye
PHOTOGRAPHY: CAVIER COLEMAN MODEL: LUCCA ALVAS STYLIST: PIETER BURGER Catch this editorial and more in the 10th issue of Art Nouveau Magazine. Click here to get your copy!