Illustration

The Original First Edition of Grimm’s Fairy Tales is Fucking Gruesome!!

I had a copy of Grimm’s Fairy Tales as a child, probably a 7th edition or something, but I remember how stark the difference was between Grimm’s version of stories like The Little Mermaid and the cheesy Disney versions. The

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Fuck Yeah The Unreal Art of Moebius!

Just like music can expand your mind, visual art has the power to do the same thing. At an early age, I was attracted to what most of society would call the outcasts. Living on Venice Beach during the 70’s,

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CVLT Nation & Midnite Collective Interview Lucas Ruggieri

Midnite Collective interviews Lucas Ruggieri, Illustrator Mediums: Pen and ink, watercolor, etching Based in: Brooklyn, New York Years active: 5 Most recent clients: Maryland Deathfest, Abyssal(mexico), Corrupt Moral Altar, Kadavar, Nekrofilth, Solemn They Await, Ageless Oblivion Current albums in rotation: Tsjuder

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Evil Woman
Witches of the 18th and 19th centuries

It’s past Halloween, but every day is Halloween at CVLT Nation. So today I wanted to put together some of the most inspiring imagery of the almighty witch from the past few centuries. A witch is a woman who is

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Ink, Bones and Stone…
DZO Illustration

Hailing from France, illustrator DZO has that enviable ability to put his wildest imaginings on paper in a way that is both concise and stunningly detailed. His inspiration is full of Earth magick and spirit, life and death, fire and water,

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The Divinization of Matter and Man…
Alchemical Illustrations

Alchemy was not just a scientific practice – one of weighing, measuring, combining, testing and creating – it was also a spiritual practice, and the practitioners aimed to bring their all too human bodies closer to God through the study

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Ink in his veins…
RS Gráfiko

Ricardo Sánchez, aka RS Gráfiko, hails from Puerto Rico, and I’ve been following his Instagram (@rsgrafiko) for some time. This multi-talented artist is prolific in his offerings, presenting some of the most detailed and precise illustration work I’ve seen, as well

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CVLT Contest! Design the cover for Musical Shamanism!

Hey guys! Musical Shamanism – The Book (working title, so to speak) is becoming more and more real, and we’ve got a special treat for all you artistically-inclined people out there. Your artwork could become the books official cover! You

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CVLT Nation & Midnite Collective Interviews…
Mike Lawrence Illustration

Midnite Collective interviews Mike Lawrence, Illustrator First off, thanks for your time in making this interview happen. It’s great to be able to get inside your head to see what makes you tick! Your ideas are so interesting in taking

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CVLT Nation interviews visual artist Brian Walsby

BRIAN WALSBY You’re a visual artist and also a musician. What came first in your life? And do you see these two as complementary ways of expressing your passion for music? They are flipsides of the same coin, which I

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