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Brian Uhl (@gentlemercies) interviews Glyn Smyth (@glynsmyth) Brian Uhl: You’ve mentioned being influenced by the likes of Jean Delville and Franz Von Stuck, both of whom exhibit elements of Romanticism which I also see glowing through your own art at times. A lot of figures in this style have the

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I’ve seen a lot of BDSM art in my CVLT Nation career, from all over the world, past and present. InHumanHead creates playful BDSM art that stands apart from what I’ve covered on these pages in the past – this artist’s work has a playful style and punk aesthetic that I

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Modern warfare is a tool of the elite, and one of their most masterful PR campaigns. They have convinced huge swathes of society that it encompasses the most noble of all human actions and emotions, and is something to revere and respect. All the while, it reduces humanity to our

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Majestic, Twisted, Fragile, Powerful, Magical, Otherworldly, Haunting are some of the words that come to my mind as I gaze at the unreal paintings of Luciana Lupe Vasconcelos. This self-taught artist creates paintings that are brimming with occult mysteries that will leave you with a grand sense of amazement.  I love

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If you asked me what has been one of my most insane listening experiences of 2017, I would say TETRAGRAMMACIDE’s Primal Incinerators of Moral Matrix in a fucking Black Heart Beat. Everything that this band does has a deeper meaning – case in point, their artwork for the new record has

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Unholy fuck – when I was young, I would look at Heavy Metal magazine and say to myself WTF is this?! At the same time, I would think, damn, these illustrations are sexy as fuck. I didn’t know it then, but I know it now – they were created by

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