Erotica // Wednesday, July 01, 2015
We've posted before about Tina Lugo's illustrations—dark erotic scenes, influenced by her childhood immersion in cartoons, comics and videogames. Lugo lists as her biggest influence the Ero Guru Nansensu art movement of Japan—a name comprised of fractions of the english words erotic, grotesque, and nonsense.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 14, 2015
To kick off Cotton Candy Machine's 4-year anniversary, they celebrated with an exhibition of new works from Juxtapoz-featured artist David M. Cook and one of our favorite artists of the salacious-persuasion, Tina Lugo. Take a look at a selection of their works here.
Erotica // Wednesday, July 02, 2014
Inculcated by waves of Saturday morning cartoons, characters portrayed in comic book literature, and videogame culture, Tina Lugo became instantly infatuated with the bright colors of the animated world. As she grew up, the social and sexual undertones of these cartoons unbridled themselves from the confines of her childhood memory...
Juxtapoz // Friday, December 13, 2013
For the very first time (we think they call this "inaugural"), the Cotton Candy Machine in Brookyln is hosting a submission based show, opening tonight, December 13th, 2013, celebrating submissions sent in all year long to the gallery. They picked the the best of the best, and now you can go see the selection.