Peter Adamyan – Relief Paintings

Born Thanksgiving eve 1987, Peter Adamyan grew up in Southern California, and blames his ignorance on the education he received from the Los Angeles Unified School District. Television was his father, his mother a constantly running generator, working harder and harder to keep the television set on. His favorite toy growing up was paper and pencil, which he used to draw his favorite cartoon characters and super heroes. Nothing has changed but the cartoon characters and super heroes he chooses to draw. Now Oakland, CA Peter is an artist who uniquely combines religious, political, and popular culture references that he confronts heartily with sardonic humor and surprising twists.

Continue reading →

Rinat Shingareev – Various Paintings

Fine artist Rinat Shingareev just sent along a selection of images that really tickled our fancy. His works are brilliant oil paintings that are extremely well rendered and poke fun at our current pop culture and socio-political landscape.

Continue reading →

Anat Ronen – Socio-Political Street Art

Anat Ronen is an artist based out of Houston, Texas who created a series of inspiring street murals. Ronen’s artworks consist of light-hearted and satirical commentaries on social and political issues, creating a modern twist on ancient Greek art.

Continue reading →

Jonathan Paul – Desire Obtain Cherish

Since Jonathon Paul‘s emergence as a street artist under the name of Desire Obtain Cherish in the early 2000s, (DOC) has become known as pop sculptor working across a wide variety of different media and a combination of styles including street, pop, conceptual and appropriation art. His controversial art work explores contemporary desires and obsessions with sex, gender, drugs, commerce, media and fame. Transporting controversial, satirical messages, Paul’s vibrantly colorful, entertaining and impeccably produced art exposes society’s inability to control itself and examines the commercial promise of fulfillment and happiness that ends in dependency.

Continue reading →