Author archives: Art Nouveau Magazine

GREATeclectic Explores Gay Dating Highs and Lows in New Series "Some Boys Don't Know How To Love"

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Fresh off his recent collaboration with The Gap, New York based artist GREATeclectic has created a series of work entitled "Some Boys Don't Know How To Love" that melds homo-eroticism and his signature kaleidoscopic aesthetic. In honor of LGBT Pride Month, GREATeclectic explores all aspects of gay love. From drawn self-portraits with the artist passionately [...]

10 Artists Turned The Iconic GAP Logo into Bold Art

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10 leading-edge artists around the world turned the iconic GAP logo into bold art. The diverse roster of artists features Craig & Karl, GREATeclectic, Skip Hursh, Arian Behzadi, Emily Hoy, Wing Shya, Raintree Chan, Calvin Ho, Wang2Mu and Jaye Kang. GAP's REMIX Project tees ​are ​officially​ done and​ hit the market on the ​May 16th. ​The collection will be s[...]

#LetsBeyHonest BEY is for Basic

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Disclaimer!!!! Before all of the BeyHive Stans come for me, I encourage you all to please read to the end, this ain’t a diss blog, it’s a real blog. I really enjoyed “Beyonce'” I purchased it the moment it dropped on iTunes and I plan to incorporate one of the tracks in my upcoming nuptials. Beyonce is Queen Bey….of the Basics. She is easily one of the most[...]

"Live in 3D" this Thursday at The Music Room in Atlanta

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This Thursday, May 23rd, the ultimate summer mixer kickoff party presented by The Social Circle x Art Nouveau Magazine x XIIDisciples x Savvy Society hits the Music Room in ATL! Hosted by Michael Oloyede, Johnny Self, Nik Gold, Carter James, Darci Daye and Askia Abdull. Sounds by DJ Jay Marz. Free admission and drink specials all night! The Music R[...]

GREATeclectic's POPup opens June 13 at The Alchemical in NYC

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#BUYBYE #BUYBYE #BUYBYE #BUYBYE #BUYBYE #BUYBYE Art Nouveau Magazine and The Socials invite you to a night of music and art. Thursday, June 13, 2013 for one night only Miami based artist GREATeclectic will open a pop-up shop at The Alchemical Theatre Laboratory. NYC, now is the time to get your fill on exclusive apparel and original artwork created by G[...]

This Wintour is BEGR RICH

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This Wintour is BEGR RICH. Nice shot of a BEGR RICH sticker and a GREATeclectic Anna Wintour pasteup on a Stop Sign in miami. Unexpected symbolism running all through this shot. That's what you calling saying so much, without even trying.

GREATeclectic Lana Del Rey Shirt & Anna Wintour Crew Neck

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Artist and designer GREATeclectic presents his latest limited edition apparel release. Using his original mixed media collages as inspiration, these features unique renditions of his vibrant, signature style. Retailing for $30 USD for the t-shirts and $40 for the crew neck, GREATeclectic's latest drops are availble online now, and can be purchased via his on[...]

Invictos: In Abdu Ali's own words

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Little do they know, Abdu Ali is hanging from a willow tree! But still sitting pretty. I've recently become enamored with this Baltimore based emcee's new EP Invictos. Part Blaqstarr and Tittsworth, part early 90's east coast rap, and all bass and glitter bombs, this 10 track project is a drug in itself. Rather than spit barb after barb of why it's dope, I'l[...]

I Love You More Than My Own SKIN

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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). #WatchThisSpace Find this editorial and much more in Art Nouveau’s 9th issue entitled SKIN. Click here to get your copy!

Why you standing over there with ya clothes on?

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  “There is no greater mystery than the skin of a poet’s dream in 35 mm” – Andy Warhol   Skin… is a many layered thing; it is artistic, it is cultural, it is biological, it rests on the fragile fringe of one’s inner and outer space… not to be melodramatic, but we consider it an overlooked focus – an abstract opus – of cultural connective tissu[...]

Photogenics

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Photography by Que Duong | Art Direction by GREATeclectic     #WatchThisSpace Find this editorial and much more in Art Nouveau's 9th issue entitled SKIN. Click here to get your copy!  

Fashioning a Street Identity

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“Some people become cops because they want to make the world a better place. Some people become vandals because they want to make the world a better looking place.” — Banksy (Wall and Piece) Fashioning a street identity is all about putting the work out there. Miami based artists GREATeclectic and Corinne Stevie have been taking weekly trips across Miami t[...]

Chester French and Kevin Michael cover our #SKIN issue

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  "There is no greater mystery than the skin of a poet’s dream in 35 mm" - Andy Warhol   Skin… is a many layered thing; it is artistic, it is cultural, it is biological, it rests on the fragile fringe of one’s inner and outer space… not to be melodramatic, but we consider it an overlooked focus – an abstract opus – of cultural connective tissu[...]

A Tribe Called Savvy

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We're proud to present A Tribe Called Savvy the latest mixtape by New Jeresy based producer Savvy Society. Whether it's the original tracks by Taahir, Chief Current and Jasmine Mans or the remixes of tracks by Beyonce, Foster the People and some vintage Jigga, each song is a testament to Savvy Society's now signature smooth sonic aesthetic. A fusion between [...]

Advertise in our upcoming issue

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We're putting the finishing touches on our upcoming SKIN issue. Can't wait to share what we've been working on. We're now offering full page advertisements for only $150. And for every full page ad purchased you'll recieve a free week of advertising online. This is an amazing opportunity for artists and galleries to have their voice heard and their work se[...]

Corinne Stevie's "D.I.M" EP available now

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Miami based emcee and artist Corinne Stevie dropped her latest musical project D.I.M today via her Tumblr. The seven track EP was written and recorded by Corinne Stevie and features a collage of spacey bassy beats provided by GREATeclectic, Urban Noize, BrotherIIBrother, Gotdion, Megatron UK and Grow. Take a listen to the EP below. D.I.M by Corinne Stevi[...]

In "Want To See A Sad Boy Smile? Pay Him," his second book, GREATeclectic's pieces are pastiches

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In "Want To See A Sad Boy Smile? Pay Him," his second book, GREATeclectic's pieces are pastiches – whole in-and-of themselves but even more so in context of one another. Pop & Politics are alive and well-contented bedfellows in this world. The personal space stands as the preeminent public place of judgment. Shadows dance in rigid rhythmic formation with[...]