Jan Schwab Huling was born in Chicago and raised in St. Louis. After earning a bachelor’s degree in fine art from the Kansas City Art Institute her career began with Hallmark Cards. She then migrated to New York working as a product designer, children’s book author and now beadist.
One of our favourites (an previous interviewee) around these parts, Rub Kandy, is back with a new street painting installation. This piece entitled “We Trust” was painting in Brooklyn, NYC and the photographs were taken by Agnes Fecher.
Plastic Jesus is a Los Angeles based street artist that specialises in bold stencil and installation work, inspired by world news events, society, the urban environment, culture and politics. His work combines humour, irony, criticism and unique opinion to create art that engages on many levels.
Paul McCarthy, born August 4, 1945, is a contemporary artist who lives and works in Los Angeles, California. For his project entitled “White Snow Dwarfs” he takes a life-size and controversial approach to re-apprpriating Disney’s characters the 7 Dwarves.
“My art is inspired by the death of the printed word. Books and newspapers are becoming artifacts of the 21st century. As a society we’re shifting away from print consumption and heading straight towards full digital lives. My sculptures are products of their environment —both literally and figuratively.” – Nick Georgiou