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Artist Spotlight: Sean Sczepanik

Artist Spotlight: Sean Sczepanik

Fun horror inspired by rock n roll; kindred art of the purest form; sums up all of what strikes us as notably memorable about the work of Sean Sczepanik. We love it.
Artist Spotlight: Virginia (Vajaja) Meza

Artist Spotlight: Virginia (Vajaja) Meza

Meza's paintings are centered on familiarity while bathing the viewer in invoked emotion. One piece can be heavy, another whimsically optimistic; all are alive and memorable in a naturalistic expression of the best kind.
New Video: Louisianna Purchase - "Girls Just Want to Have Fun"

New Video: Louisianna Purchase – “Girls Just Want to Have Fun”

Fresh, inventive, inspiring; no one has hit the fashion world with the passionate, affecting, force of Jackson Montgomery (JXNART) in as long as our eyes have been looking to its lighthouse to keep us from crashing onto the tired shores of ανιαρός.
Artist Spotlight: Yuka Kobayashi

Artist Spotlight: Yuka Kobayashi

Abstract in a Brakhage sense with defined simplicity of underlying confusion, Yuka Kobayashi (aka St. Discipline) has a ghostly presence of future and past speaking directly to the unsureness of our place, her place, in the now. Originally from Tokyo, currently creating in Berlin, Kobayashi's voice through the breadth of her work carries a warm...
Artist Spotlight: Mel Stringer

Artist Spotlight: Mel Stringer

Mel Stringer creates a little bit of everything. All of it is the absolute cutest!!!!
Artist Spotlight: Cassandra Ross

Artist Spotlight: Cassandra Ross

Few artists speaking through the dialogue of print manage to grasp the enigmatic magnetism attracting us to the soul of that which we love. Cassandra Ross (aka The Electric Sister Scorpio) does just that, speaking to us personally of her uniqueness in the face of the evergrowing universality of the all yet bringing us together...
THRIVE: Side-hustles, passion, and using a blowtorch in an NYC apartment with jewelry designer Kaitlyn Usher of The Roving

THRIVE: Side-hustles, passion, and using a blowtorch in an NYC apartment with jewelry designer Kaitlyn Usher of The Roving

Welcome to Thrive! A weekly advice column for creatives and the generally confused.    This week I’m chatting with Kaitlyn Usher of The Roving, a handmade jewelry shop on Etsy. I wanted to pick her brain about her side-hustle, the jewelry she creates and where she finds her customers. 1. When did you decide to...
Go Bright

Go Bright

  Photographer: Tyrion Zhao Art Director & Stylist: Anastasia Skutar ( Website ) MUaH: Lena Bondina Model: Irina via Tann MM   Based out of China and Russia, the team for GO BRIGHT has a multitude of different visions on aesthetics and beauty but all were inspired by Sofi Tukker’s album “Treehouse”. In GO BRIGHT,...
Dear Thrive: How to Stay Motivated After a Success

Dear Thrive: How to Stay Motivated After a Success

Welcome to Thrive! A weekly advice column for creatives and the generally confused.   Dear Thrive: I recently had some work published in a lit mag and I was so excited! But ever since then I’m having trouble creating anything new. Was that my one great success? Am I all dried up now? -Overwhelmed  ...
Thrive Anti-Resolution: Do What You Can With What You've Got

Thrive Anti-Resolution: Do What You Can With What You’ve Got

Welcome to Thrive! A weekly advice column for creatives and the generally confused.   Happy New Year! We have officially made it through our first week of 2018. I hope you are all still feeling the energy of last week as we and those around us felt the cleansing power of a calendar flip and...
Artists On Our Radar: Sue Gent

Artists On Our Radar: Sue Gent

Website || Instagram || Facebook   Sue Gent is an illustrator based near Bristol, UK. She is inspired by mythology, history and the natural world, and her work combines traditional techniques  such as linocut, screen-printing, pen and ink, and painting with software to create bold and colourful illustrations. She works mainly in editorial illustration, and...
CALL FOR PRINT SUBMISSIONS: THE FUTURE IS OURS

CALL FOR PRINT SUBMISSIONS: THE FUTURE IS OURS

Looking to start this new year off on a creative high? It’s a good a time as any to submit your goods to ANON Magazine! Our 9th print issue is centered on what’s to come: THE FUTURE IS OURS highlights your hopes, dreams, actions, and energy for 2018 (and beyond) in the form of illustrations,...
Thrive Presents: Surviving the Holidays with Your Relatives

Thrive Presents: Surviving the Holidays with Your Relatives

Welcome to Thrive! A weekly advice column for creatives and the generally confused.   The year is winding down and we are all exhausted, partied out (or still partying), and thinking about new beginnings. We’re also reflecting on the year — accomplishments, disappointments, regrets. In short, it’s a tough time of year and nothing makes...
Hyperreal Film Club VHS Zine Release Party

Hyperreal Film Club VHS Zine Release Party

Website || Instagram || Facebook   Keeping the DIY scene thriving in Austin, Texas, collective Hyperreal Film Club prides itself on embracing more than just the film medium. Immersing themselves in art installations, electronic music, experimental collage, and tearing apart constraints on structures and expectations of art, founders David McMichael, Jenni Kaye and Tanner Hadfield...
Dear Thrive: Best Advice I Ever Got

Dear Thrive: Best Advice I Ever Got

Welcome to Thrive! A weekly advice column for creatives and the generally confused.   This week I am taking a moment to reflect on the best advice I’ve ever received and share that with all of you here on THRIVE. When I was in the 7th grade I had an English teacher that we all...
Dear Thrive: How Do I Explain My Work to New Friends?

Dear Thrive: How Do I Explain My Work to New Friends?

  Welcome to Thrive! A weekly advice column for creatives and the generally confused.   Dear Thrive: Once upon a time I was really into photography, but then I stopped for a whole bunch of different reasons, mostly related to a day job. I want to get back into it but it has been YEARS...
Flying Fish

Flying Fish

Photographer: Belladetta Peresa ( Instagram ) Artist / Model: Mino Wu ( Instagram )   The title for the photoshoot “Flying Fish” comes from model Mino’s name meaning “little fish”, yet she possesses the capability to break boundaries and go for the unexpected, knowing no limitation. Her solo art exhibition “Story of Our Eyes” creates...
Future Feminism Exhibition at 'O' Space

Future Feminism Exhibition at ‘O’ Space

  While no teleportation machines exist (yet), for those fortunate enough to be in Denmark this weekend you’ll want to attend the closing weekend of FUTURE FEMINISM, an iconic feminist performance series from Anohni, Kembra Pfahler and Johanna Constantine. Running from mid-August to its closing night on September 3rd, FUTURE FEMINISM combines performances, talks, workshops...
Body Comparatives

Body Comparatives

Artist: Maciek Kryński ( Instagram )   My name is Maciek Kryński and I’m a 21-year-old Eastern European artist raised in Poland, based in London and Warsaw, and fascinated by performance, live art, experimental & musical theatre, acting and music. I highly regard the idea of contradictions and takes pleasure in realizing the complexity of...
Sparkling Boy

Sparkling Boy

Photographer: Irina Bunyatyan ( Instagram ) Model: Nick Frank ( Instagram ) Make Up and Hair: Elena Malysheva ( Instagram )   I’m mad about photography and all we call ”art”. I adore shooting, meeting talented people and create something intriguing together with them. Sometimes each of us needs to let our inner self out...
An Urban Fellow-Feeling

An Urban Fellow-Feeling

Photographer: Fynn Badgley ( Instagram ) Model: Rebekah Marie ( Instagram )   Both Fynn and Rebekah are based in Toronto, chasing their dreams in a metropolis of so many doing just the same. The human experience is based on finding a sense of belonging, and both of these individuals have done so in the...
Untamed

Untamed

Photographer/Stylist: Kassi Sheppard Hair/Makeup/Stylist: Tory Lloyd Model: Hayleigh    Photographer and stylist Kassi Sheppard calls Peterborough/Oshawa, Ontario home and loves shooting creative photography. Drawing inspiration from nature, Sheppard and Tory Lloyd have teamed up to showcase their art to the world.               
Artists On Our Radar: Luis Roa

Artists On Our Radar: Luis Roa

Artist: Luis Roa ( Instagram ) Based in Austin, TX, Luis Roa’s inspiration for his artwork stems from his interest in nature and old religious worlds.   Coyona   Deathmask   Flowerhead   Totem  
From Cosmic To Crops: Why Black Hammer is The Best Current Superhero Comic

From Cosmic To Crops: Why Black Hammer is The Best Current Superhero Comic

From Cosmic To Crops: Why Black Hammer is The Best Current Superhero Comic By Colin O’Neill   Jeff Lemire is a cartoonist I have reverence for, perhaps because he’s Canadian (like me) and a few of the comics he’s created are set in Canada. Not only that, but his art style is wholly unique with...
Watch Out... Sloane Lenz Is Taking Over!

Watch Out… Sloane Lenz Is Taking Over!

Carrie Bickley (Calliope Musicals) shot by Thom Washburn wearing This Is Sloane Sloane Lenz is a 21 year old avant-garde fashion designer living in Austin, TX. Growing up mostly in the rural town of Athens, Texas, she began creating unusual pieces for herself to wear, made from materials she could source at her local hardware...
Artists On Our Radar: Cyril Ely & Anatoly Pavlov

Artists On Our Radar: Cyril Ely & Anatoly Pavlov

Artists: Cyril Ely ( Instagram ) & Anatoly Pavlov ( Instagram )   TV was created as a way of delivering a visual signal, but it turned into an instrument for mind manipulating. TV broadcast footage filmed on long exposure is an metaphysical space of impaired information where the sum of its parts is not...
Artists On Our Radar: Łukasz Horbów

Artists On Our Radar: Łukasz Horbów

Artist: Łukasz Horbów ( Instagram ) Based in Poland, 21 year old artist Łukasz Horbów expertise lies in fashion illustration, where he encapsulates nuances and details of fashion shows in his artwork. He is currently studying at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw.                      ...
Taking Over with Fashion Photographer Nina Hawkins!

Taking Over with Fashion Photographer Nina Hawkins!

Photography by Nina Hawkins Hey! I’m Nina Hawkins, an Austin-based Russian-Vietnamese image-maker. My first date with fashion was in Moscow over 10 years ago, where I started as a model. I’ve been in love with imagery ever since, learning from Russia’s top professionals while progressing into my own path, creating still and moving images for publications across the globe such as...
Artists On Our Radar: Rina Namiki

Artists On Our Radar: Rina Namiki

Artist: Rina Namiki ( Instagram )   Based in Tokyo, Japan and Berlin, Germany, artist Rina Namiki studied Indian Philosophy and Arts at Toyo University and has recently worked at Nylon Magazine (Japan). Namiki finds inspiration delving into her emotions as well as the female physical form. A storyteller by nature, Namiki’s illustrations take you...
Staring Quietly at the Backwash

Staring Quietly at the Backwash

Staring Quietly at the Backwash Artist: Ina Lounguine ( Instagram )     Within the past few years Europe has seen mass human migrations, due to chaos and civil wars all across northern Africa and the Middle-East – Syria especially. Staring Quietly At The Backwash is a sensorial take on analyzing the crisis currently occurring...
Artists on Our Radar: Shanna Teresinski

Artists on Our Radar: Shanna Teresinski

Artist: Shanna Teresinski ( Instagram )    Shanna Teresinski was born in Austin, TX and immersed herself in her own creative endeavors and art rather than training at school. Her inspiration comes from those closest to her and capturing the subconscious into a tangible vision. To Teresinski, sometimes pictures and art are the means to...
Artists On Our Radar: Rebecca Chitticks

Artists On Our Radar: Rebecca Chitticks

Artist: Rebecca Chitticks ( Instagram )   I’m a contemporary figurative artist working in oil on canvas. I find my work to be informed by the creeping influence of the digital realm. This sphere that we participate in casually within our day to day life seeps into our unconscious and I feel this influences my artistic practise. Whilst browsing through feeds and skimming...
Over The Hills And Far Away

Over The Hills And Far Away

    Photographer and Stylist: Evgenia Merrick (evgenia-merrick.com, vulgarjenny.tumblr.com) Model and Stylist: Valentina Mann MUA/Hair: Irina Shpinak
Artists On Our Radar: Alayna Kingston

Artists On Our Radar: Alayna Kingston

Alayna Kingston is a student & photographer from Austin, TX. Instagram –  –  –  –  –  –  –  –  – ANON: How would you describe your photography? Alayna: I’ve always considered my pictures candids of people I’ve cared about. It wasn’t really done for anyone else. It was for me by me to remember. Because when I look...
Getting To Know Attic Ted

Getting To Know Attic Ted

  You might remember 2002 as the year of K-Mart’s bankruptcy, Kelly Clarkson, and My Big Fat Greek Wedding, but for some, 2002 was the year of Attic Ted. Forming in the fall of 2002 in Austin, Texas, this crazy acid trip carnival experience, otherwise known as Attic Ted, has managed to constantly push boundaries and take...
Artists On Our Radar: D.H. Carter

Artists On Our Radar: D.H. Carter

D.H. Carter is a bohemian at heart — roaming in search of a home that suited him, Carter experienced a plethora of cultures, people, and art after living in Europe, the Middle East and the United States, becoming fluent in a variety of languages. After spending more than 15 years in the marketing and advertising...
Like the Ocean - Songs of Yesterday

Like the Ocean – Songs of Yesterday

Photography & Concept: Charles Wong of Visual Poetry Journey ( Instagram ) Wardrobe Styling: Thea Acierno ( Instagram ) Makeup and Hair Styling: Brenda Beltran of Vibrant Beauty Models: Katrina Rose of Seven Models & Werda DeWet Venue: Tonality Records ( Instagram )   “Like the Ocean – Songs of Yesterday” is an allegorical fashion...
No Homework on Saturday

No Homework on Saturday

Photographer: Charles Wong ( Instagram ) Model: Kasia Podolak (Icon Models)   Wong’s photoshoot for No Homework on Saturday explores a side of school that few have seen.  It is a quiet rebellion against conformity and turns familiar public places into a theater for adventure and discovery.       Based in Toronto, Canada, Charles...
Jason Walter of Warvel Comix Takeover!

Jason Walter of Warvel Comix Takeover!

  Jason Walter received a BA in Comparative Literature from Clemson University in December 2004. In August 2006, he received his MA in Comparative Literature with a minor in playwriting from Clemson University. Walter has taught English at Clemson University, Seneca High School, and Tri-County Technical College. He currently teaches at the University of South Carolina...
Photographers On Our Radar: Anthony Flores

Photographers On Our Radar: Anthony Flores

Anthony Flores is an artist currently residing in Austin, TX. He works in marketing and social media management, while dabbling in photography and creative direction on the side. His new series entitled Hell is currently posted on his site along with his other works. Follow him on Instagram and keep an eye out for a...
Up & Coming: Ysenia Valdez

Up & Coming: Ysenia Valdez

Photo: Dayane Ohira   Ysenia Valdez is the editor-in-chief of Cabra Magazine, but also works as Zineland’s newest intern in New York City. We interviewed Ysenia to find out more about how she started her own printed publication before turning 21 and what her next big goals are with the fashion industry as her playing field....
Up & Coming: Heaven Starr

Up & Coming: Heaven Starr

Photo: Colin Sussingham   Heaven Starr is a model and muse currently residing in Austin, TX. She travels back to New York every so often for modeling and is also working on her upcoming project, Chiquita Magazine. Chiquita Magazine primarily focuses on embracing the natural and powerful individuality of women. Heaven’s Instagram || Chiquita’s Instagram...
Artists On Our Radar: Zoë Trautz

Artists On Our Radar: Zoë Trautz

   Artist: Zoë Trautz ( Instagram ) I’m a self-taught artist living in Austin, Texas. I have a biology degree and I work part time at a nonprofit where I feed parrots, and part time on all the drawings that I make for free and show no one. My work is informed by my education...
Artists On Our Radar: Claudio Parentela

Artists On Our Radar: Claudio Parentela

Claudio Parentela is a freelance artist, photographer and journalist based in Catanzaro, Italy. His work has been displayed in many zines, magazines and websites throughout his career, both internationally and locally. Website || Tumblr || Facebook                                
Abstracting

Abstracting

Artist: Joe Gonzalez Born in 1987 in Los Angeles, Joe Gonzalez is a Phoenix based artist known for featuring surreal human forms with an undercurrent of bright natural foliage. His influences include David Shrigley, Alphonse Mucha, Daniel Johnston , Edvard Munch and Henry Joseph Darger. Joe’s artwork has been showcased in many diverse locales. The...
Artist Spotlight: Alexis Palmer

Artist Spotlight: Alexis Palmer

All Collages By: Alexis Palmer ( Tumblr ) Residing in New York City, 18-year old Alexis Palmer will be attending Parsons School of Design in the fall. You can keep up to date with her work on her art Instagram here, as well as her personal Instagram here.            
Artist Spotlight: Maria Tran

Artist Spotlight: Maria Tran

All artwork by Maria Tran   Maria Tran is a Danish/Vietnamese graphic artist based in Copenhagen. With a Master’s Degree in Design, her talents include graphic design, illustration and motion graphics. Maria finds most of her inspiration through music, and is often working on music related projects such as album covers or artist identity for...
Andre Veloux: Building Blocks of Change

Andre Veloux: Building Blocks of Change

  British pop artist Andre Veloux expresses social commentary on gender and femininity through the use of a creative medium – Lego bricks. After teaming up with the Krause Gallery in the Lower East Side of New York, they committed to continue working together and will be exhibiting a collection of Veloux’s pieces for the...
Mortenbay Fig Chronicles

Mortenbay Fig Chronicles

Illustrations & Words: Jon Ludtke Aside from drawing, Ludtke also writes and creates films. He finished his first film feature titled “The Woodsman” (which you can watch on YouTube) and is currently working on his first novel. He adores cats and hates the winter months.                
The Art of Art-o-Mat

The Art of Art-o-Mat

Bucks County Free Library, Doylestown PA   With the increase of public smoking bans, the use for cigarette vending machines are at an all time low. However, artist Clark Whittington decided to put these metal boxes to good use after noticing a friend had a Pavlovian experience when hearing cellophane crinkle. Upon hearing the opening...

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