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Fashion photography with Gennadiy Chernomashintsev

Ukrainian fashion photographer Gennadiy Chernomashintsev was born in the USSR in 1968 and currently works as an art-director for the Ukrainian magazine DOMINO. His love for photography started at an early age, and he developed a special love for fashion photography, especially in black and white. When his father got him a great Soviet rangefinder,the FED(ФЕД) which was basically a Russian Leica clone, the magic began....

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  •  04.08.2015
  •  Arden

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Martin Ron – Bigger than life

At the most recent Upfest, some amazing murals were erected! Amongst all the visual violence, works still stood out, like the ones from Martin Ron. Martin Ron is an amazing muralist hailing from Buenos Aires, Argentina. He's been responsible for some amazing murals all across the globe. This introduction doesn't do him justice, so without further ado I present you with the words and works of Martin Ron!...

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  •  29.07.2015
  •  Arden

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Etnik – Upside down city

Etnik (Florence, Italy) has been doing graffiti since the early 90's. Over time he has developed a signature style, transforming his letters from graffiti to what he calls an 'upside-down city landscape' with geometrical and architectural figures. Responsible for tons of amazing pieces, murals but also fantastic sculpture, we're honoured to present you with the work and words of Etnik!...

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  •  27.07.2015
  •  Arden

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My Dog Sighs – Free as in artist

UK based artist My Dog Sighs has been around for quite a while! He's well known for being a generous soul with his FreeArtFriday's project and of course, for his beautiful eyes (the painted ones, we can't comment on his actual eyes. silly!). As the 7th edition of Upfest is almost upon us and My Dog Sighs kicked it off with the first mural and the flyer, this was as good an excuse as any to interview this great artist!...

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  •  23.07.2015
  •  Arden

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Boxhead and Matthew Knight – Keeping busy

Being based in Amsterdam, we've had the honour to meet some amazing artists like Boxhead, who has lived in Amsterdam for a couple of years and Matthew Knight whom we met at his show in the Go Gallery, Amsterdam. What we hadn't predicted was that the stars would align and these amazing artists would be working together closely at one point! And better yet, they're doing a show together in the same Go Gallery! Boxhead / Matthew...

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  •  18.07.2015
  •  Arden

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Scott Albrecht – Zero tolerance

Recently we got in touch with artist and designer Scott Albrecht(1983), based in Brooklyn, NY. It turned out his exhibition 'HERE AND NOW' opened in the Andenken / Batallion gallery right in our hometown Amsterdam. Of course, we missed the exhibition, but that's all the more reason to introduce you to the good man through our website! "I like that you really don't have that luxury of 'undo' which forces you to be more present and...

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  •  14.07.2015
  •  Arden

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Chris Frank – A great creative compensation

Chris is a 42 years old guy, who’s living with his wife and two kids (girls) in Zürich, Switzerland. He likes loud music, John Irving, SpongeBob, National Geographic, computer games and bad jokes. Seems like our kind of guy on the CFYE space colony (Oh yes, one fine day...)...

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  •  10.07.2015
  •  Kaymir

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Loes van Delft – Pursuing dreams

Loes van Delft(1991) has been working hard to pursue her dream of being an professional artist, and it’s paying off! Her works, often bright and positive, bring out the best in people and with her signature, painting style, her happy character Pjipje and a positive attitude she’s been making quite a name for herself!...

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  •  02.07.2015
  •  Arden

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Catching up with C215

We can't stay away from the works of Christian Guemy aka C215. We've interviewed and featured him on multiple occasions and this certainly won't be the last time we show you his work. His impeccable stencil art with his unique signature can be found all across this globe, including our hometown of Amsterdam. As it's been a while since we've showed you some of his work, we thought it might be a good idea to share some of his more recent...

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  •  01.07.2015
  •  Arden

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Jakub Rozalski – The art of Mr.Werewolf

Epic might be one of the most misused words in the English language, but it's certainly in its place when describing the works of artist Jakub Rozalski(34), hailing from Krakow, Poland. Inspired by classical paintings and modern techniques and armed with a healthy dose of imagination Jakub creates the most fantastic sceneries that even inspired a board game....

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  •  29.06.2015
  •  Arden