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Illustrator Profile - Jeffrey Decoster: "I use any media at hand that will get the job done"

By Robert Newman   Thursday June 30, 2016

Jeffrey Decoster is an illustrator based in Pasadena, California. He creates striking images with pencils, paints, and "any media at hand that will get the job done." Decoster has done editorial illustrations for The New Yorker, Eight By Eight, Time, The New York Times and many more; much of his work deals with complex issues such as mental illness and domestic violence. Decoster is ...   Read the full Story >>

Photographer Profile - Brian Finke: "I really believe there is nothing better than reality"

By David Schonauer   Tuesday June 28, 2016

Photographer Brian Finke says that what he likes most about his job is the process of immersion it requires. "Photography is amazing in the way it lets you be out in the world," he says. Over the past decade and a half he has explored subjects ranging from meat culture in Texas and sex vacationers to flight attendants, cheerleaders and pot barons. His new ...   Read the full Story >>

Illustrator Profile - Hannah K. Lee: "Being an interesting person makes you an interesting artist"

By Robert Newman   Thursday June 23, 2016

Hannah K. Lee is a Brooklyn-based illustrator and zine creator who also works as a senior designer at Nautilus magazine. She draws her work by hand, "with all kinds of tools," and then adds color digitally. Lee has illustrated and designed an elegant and artful series of zines, and also creates vibrant lettering and typography. Her advice to artists staring out: "Finding your voice ...   Read the full Story >>

Photographer Profile - Kristofer Dan-Bergman: "My projects are about time and space"

By David Schonauer   Tuesday June 21, 2016

New York-based photographer Kristofer Dan-Bergman has enough personal projects going on to keep him busy for several years. Though each is distinct from the other, they are related in ways that are clear to Dan-Bergman. "My projects are about time and space," he says. Dan-Bergman's conceptual series "S_PACE" and "allONE" capture people living the the same confines, yet separated in some way. So ...   Read the full Story >>

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