Painting

Heavy Days in Berlin
David D’Andrea and Glyn Smyth
Exhibition

Text and photos Maren Michaelis via Dit is Fashion! The Art of David D’Andrea is gloomy, doomy iconic and beautiful. The topics include magic, occult, mysticism, folklore and natural history. The drawings are beautifully detailed, decorative, and the writing is

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DEAD EYES OPENED…
CVLT Nation interviews
Maxime Taccardi

“My art is dark because life is dark…people would not be able to be in search of light if they didn’t know what darkness represents.” – Maxime Taccardi The dreams of Maxime Taccardi speak. Each night when this French-born artist

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Tattoo Demon Master
PAUL BOOTH
Spotlight

Have you ever walked by a building and said to yourself, rad dark shit is happening behind those doors? This was the case when I used to walk by Last Rites Tattoos in it’s old location in the Lower Eastside.

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Blood Rituals
Hermann Nitsch Flims
Drone Mountain
William Fowler Collins Music

Not everything can be explained or looked at from what we might consider to be a normal perspective. Right now, I want to share with you a mind-warping experience that I went through, that left me almost without words. I

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Life & Death
In a Screaming Sky

A couple of weeks ago, I posted about the Portland group show, A Matter of Life & Death, at the Screaming Sky Gallery. by all accounts, the April 26th opening went well, and Screaming Sky sent me some photos to

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CVLT Nation Interviews
Horseback Part One

Hello Jenks, thank you so much for doing this interview. How is everything in the Horseback camp? Great, thanks Bryan. The Invisible Mountain was the album that really put Horseback on the map, and you’ve released a lot of material

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Screenprints & Drawings
David D’Andrea & Glyn Smyth

This spring is so far a celebration of metal! With Roadburn just passed, now we are setting our sights on the upcoming Heavy Days in Doomtown, soon to be darkening the streets of Copenhagen (you’ll read more about that soon).

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A Matter of Life & Death
Epic Group Show

Four artists I have the utmost respect for, Dan Harding, Jeremy Hush, Halsey Swain & Elli Adams are bringing their images of doom and darkness to the Screaming Sky Gallery in Portland, OR, next Thursday, April 26th. I wish I

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Breath of the Black Muse
Art Opening Tomorrow!

Tomorrow at 7pm, Breath of the Black Muse opens at the Black Vulture Gallery in Fishtown, PA. This celebration of the macabre arts is the first of a series of installations curated by JL Joseph Beaulieu at Black Vulture that

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Blackmeat: the abstractions ov Konstantin Tarasov & Pavel Lyakhov

Blackmeat is an artgroup consisted of two russian artists Konstantin Tarasov and Pavel Lyakhov, whom I have not been able to collect very much converse from, yet have spurned my imagination to places I have not bothered or perhaps not

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