Easy Like A Spring Bloom

Erotica // Sunday, April 15, 2012
With spring in full swing, this week's Easy Like Sunday Morning features world renowned fashion photographer Dan Martensen and his glowing photos of Laragh McCann in a fashion spread for the April 2012 issue of Elle France. Draped in a veil of delicate flowers and adorned in sensuous pastel lingerie, girl-next-door beauty McCann will set your heart a-flutter. xxx

Upcoming: Festival of the Erotic Arts

Erotica // Saturday, April 14, 2012
The Festival of the Erotic Arts is the UK's first showcase dedicated to the multi-disciplinary art forms which make up the Erotic Arts. The event launches in Edinburgh, Europe's premier festival city, and features a gallery-based visual art exhibition,  exotic twisted cabaret show,  short film showcase, workshops, erotic ball, talks & readings, an arts and crafts fair and performance art revues.

Waissssssss

Graffiti // Saturday, April 14, 2012
Wais’s newest piece looks similar to a sculpture with a nicely airbrushed background.

Aryz Smoker

Street Art // Saturday, April 14, 2012
For this Saturday, we felt inclined to revisit an old Aryz piece painted in 2010. This artist has been busy creating a significant amount of work around the globe.  We look forward to seeing his work develop and evolve in the future.

2Veinte's Psychic Land

Illustration // Saturday, April 14, 2012
Once upon a time in Psychic Land...  or Buenos Aires, Argentina, an illustrator and designer by the name of 2Venite created a supersaturated, futuristic landscape full of surreal imagery, charachters and environments... There is even an animated Psychic Land short film, art directed and designed by Pablo Gostanian with help from many other creatives.

RVA Street Art Festival, Richmond, Va

Juxtapoz // Friday, April 13, 2012
The Richmond Virginia Street Art Festival is under way, now through Sunday, April 15, with more than a dozen national street artists creating an outdoor gallery along Richmond's James River Power Plant Building and Floodwall...

Underwater Nude Rock Quarry Series

Erotica // Friday, April 13, 2012
'Photography holds all the intrinsic values of all the other arts; but it is the foundation of the origins of existence. My creations are the exploration of my inner facilities; in the pursuit of contemporary knowledge expressing “original thoughts”. States Neil Craver "Nothing can exist without the photon, and every aspect is controlled by it’s usage" Neil Craver's collection of Underwater Nude Rock Quarry shots are one of my all time favorites. Gorgeous.

'Creative Sustainability' Featuring Blaine Fontana

Illustration // Friday, April 13, 2012
Blaine Fontana currently lives and works in Portland, Oregon. Imbuing his vision with the divine symbolism of religious myths, worldly folklore and current social dynamics, his works contain a kind of shamanic exploration of meaning that recognizes the totemic quality and power of the image. Also a long time Arbor Collective artist, Fontana discusses his use of sustainable materials in his work. This video is the first in a series of artist profile pieces to be released throughout 2012.

Abbey Watkins: Confuse the Spirit

Erotica // Friday, April 13, 2012
'The illustrations were inspired by the myths and legends of  Native American culture; confusing the bad spirits by not being able to pin point the body to infiltrate the mind. I was also inspired by their use of peyote and transcendent spiritual visions.' Abbey Watkins on her Confuse the Spirit series.

The work of Andrea Rossi

Illustration // Friday, April 13, 2012
Andrea Rossi was born in South Florida and currently lives in Baltimore, Maryland. Rossi is a student at the Maryland Institute College of Art, earning her BFA in Illustration with a minor in Art History. Unsurprisingly, her work has been honored by the Society of Illustrators Student Competition in 2012 and she continues to expand on her wildly entertaining narrative illustration style..

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