Featured Artists Jan 2016:
Come find out about our Featured Artists for Janurary!
Andrew Ham - Echo Dreaming
Andrew Ham is a filmmaker and photographer in the Los Angles Area. Graduating with a B.S. in film production from San Diego State University, Andrew has had the opportunity to Camera Operate and to be First Assistant Camera on several feature films, music videos, and comedy specials. Over the last few years he's been able to take his love for cinematography and surrealism to create multiple designs that takes daily life to new heights. With attention to light, color, and leading lines his style transforms each image into a creative and positive perspective.
"Microcosmic Mysteries of the Sea", done in pastel, is a close up of infinitesimally small sea urchins, displaying the fractal nature of creation.
As i have been working on a multi-discipline mytho-poetic artwork which has themes of the heavy dramas told thru a futuristic beautiful tragedy of dehumanization in an ultra militarily technologized and fetishised society. Contrasted with the essence of these semi-tribal group of others, exposed to their brutality, they learn that which is of value to them and others in a time of great uncertainity, destruction, madness and deception. It's a humorous piece as well as, it's a folktale. A folktale that everyone is within.
Berry is a curator creative arts practitioner producer with expertise in the antiquated medium of painting, design, art history, music, the culinary arts and pop culture.
Latest projects were helping develop the 'Farm of the World" project for the European Capitals of Culture 2018, Leeuwarden, Netherlands. The logos branding and visual art for the musician Billie Holiday and her estate, and developing a large annual public art project in Seattle called SALE2016 / DEMOCRACY.
Lane Libra - Last Ditch
Lane Libra is an artist who has worked in traditional mediums such as graphite, and colored pencil for most of his life, and is currently studying electronic mediums such as digital painting, and 3D modeling while earning his bachelors degree in game art and design. His focus is on the creation and design of fantasy characters, and environments. His artistic influences include such things as the artwork produced for Dungeons and Dragons rule books, Marvel comic book art, and a variety of fantasy video games such as the Elder Scrolls Franchise. Lane has a life long passion for historical warfare, and fantasy adventure stories which is clearly reflected in his art. Everything from a humble dwarven tradesman, to a valiant sword-wielding warrior can be seen in his vibrant illustrations plucked from his imagination alone. He hopes you have as much fun viewing and analyzing his art as he has producing it. Enjoy!