Urban L.A. As Seen by Artist John Teirney in 20 Terrific Paintings.

Formosa Café (#3), LA IIHIH
above: John Teirney, Formosa Café (#3), LA, 30″ x 24″, Oil on canvas

I fell in love with John Teirney’s work the minute I saw it. Read more

The Street Art Easter Eggs That Would be Perfect For Banksy. Or Any Graffiti Fan.

Urban Easter Eggs Hero IIHIH

So, what would be the perfect Easter Egg for Banksy? Definitely one of the Edible Easter Eggs from this collection of Street Art Easter chocolates from Paris-based Jadis et Gourmande. Read more

Ian Berry Does It In Denim. Check Out The Fashionable Art of Denimu.

above: Ian Berry AKA Denimu, A Blue Eye (Avalon Pub), denim on denim, 122x61cm (48.03×24.02inches)

UK artist Ian Berry works in a medium usually reserved for fashion – denim. he constructs scenes and figures by cutting and piecing together that well-worn closet staple, jeans. As a result of this, he goes by the name Denimu and has attracted quite a following worldwide. Read more

Artist Curtis Kulig’s Love Me For Valentine’s Day. On Clothes, Kicks, Cosmetics and Playing Cards.

Curtis Kulig's Love Me

Curtis Kulig’s Love Me, the signature of the artist, is the perfect mantra for Valentine’s Day. Read more

The Urban Appeal Of Steven Albert’s Photo-Realism Paintings

Steven Albert urban realism
above: Stroll by Steven Albert, oil on canvas, 30″ x 40″, Hespe gallery

Steven Albert’s oil paintings are hyperrealistic representations of urban and small town icons like cafes, coffeehouses, street windows, graffiti scrawled walls and parked cars. The mundane subject matter is executed with a deft hand, keen eye and romantic familiarity, especially to those who grew up around San Francisco. Read more