Painting

The Left and Right Hand Paths…
Robert Cook

Robert Cook creates haunting illustrations inspired by his concept of Norot, or the artistic expression of mythical, esoteric and occult elements through different media, aural and visual. Entering his illustrated world, I feel overwhelmed by the powerful figures that I

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Humanity as an Open Book
Historical Anatomies

Although the Internet can be a black hole of perversion and idiocy, it can also be a place of fascinating beauty and hidden information. For example, how else would I be able to look at anatomical texts from all over

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Dirt and Beauty
Hermann Försterling

A couple days ago, Sean and I were walking through a stunning BC rainforest reflecting on the connection many metalheads feel to nature. As we looked around at the cycle of growth and decay that flourished around us, we talked

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Gateways to Another Universe
Lango Oliveira

Lango Oliveira works out of Skull & Sword Tattoo in San Francisco, CA, and while he is a very talented tattooist, the work that really blows me away are his murals. The streets of San Francisco are blessed with his

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An In-Depth Look At…
ENTARTETE KUNTS Book
Curated By Dennis Dread

One thing that has gotten me high ever since I was around four was underground art. When I was younger I would spend hours staring at the Funkadelic album covers, and as I started to get older I would bug

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Altars of Madness
Grindcore – Death Metal – Black Metal Exhibition

Altars of Madness is a 3-part exhibition that explores extreme metal, divided into sections focusing on grindcore, death metal and black metal. The exhibition, curated by Damien Deroubaix and Jérôme Lefèvre, opened on May 18th, 2013 in Luxembourg at Casino

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Rat Fink Rules!
FUCK YEAH Ed “Big Daddy” Roth

Being a Cali kid, I’m supposed to know how to drive, but I don’t. That might be weird in way, but I do have a love for cars. Maybe this is why I have always thought that Ed “Big Daddy”

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Fever Dream…Christian Rex van Minnen

The paintings of Christian Rex van Minnen would look at home in another dimension, hanging on the walls of a Renaissance palace owned by a wealthy mutant. I imagine myself walking down an ornate hall cluttered with oil paintings of

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Leviathan… Nick Keller

You know when you see album artwork, and the amazingness of it alone forces you to listen to the music enclosed within it? I am a sucker for good album artwork, and more often than not, when a band has

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Total Revolution! FRIDA KAHLO
Art Essay + Documentary
Now Showing!

Can you see the pain in color? Can you see the revolution in color? Can you see the ghost of right now in color? Frida Kahlo was an artist that worked magic with her creative expression, and became an artist

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