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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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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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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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Chris Tubbs – Out of Doors

After ten years of travelling around the world, this dedicated photographer, has built up this fantastic archive of 400-500 images from 40 countries. A lot of these are also in countries where basketball is not the most popular sport, and soon the board almost becomes secondary to the landscape. This small article can't really do any justice to his vast collection of hoops from around the globe. Rio de Janeiro Havana,...

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  •  23.06.2015
  •  Kaymir

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TelmoMiel – Brothers in Aerosol

The Dutch duo Telmomiel is amongst the best contemporary artists that the Netherlands has to offer at this moment. They've got the skill for photorealism but choose to use those techniques to give their works surreal twists. Another striking feature of their collaboration is that it seems that they paint as one. All in all, more than enough reason to show this fantastic duo some love!...

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  •  23.06.2015
  •  Arden

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Patrick Joust – Welcome to Baltimore

Patrick Joust is one of those photographers that awes you whit every shot. For this article, I could barely manage to make a selection of his work  as there are just too many mesmerising pictures. Hailing from the city of Baltimore, which was a lot in the news lately, Patrick knows to capture the city both the beautiful America as the raw side of the city as well. We've been awed by Patrick his photography of the city for nearly a...

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  •  21.06.2015
  •  Arden

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Cengiz Yar – War is Mobile

"I believe it's incredibly important to tell these stories"

Based in Chicago, Cengiz Yar is a hard working documentary photographer, freelance photojournalist and a founding member of the Frontline Freelancer Registry. His urge to tell stories is big, his urge to experiment and to grow as a storyteller probably even bigger....

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  •  07.03.2014
  •  Kaymir