Foto Fix: Phyllis Galembo
Photographer Phyllis Galembo has made over twenty trips to places of masquerade in Africa and the Caribbean, to document their theatrical adornments in cultural and religious performances. Her impressive works depict the characters, costumes, and rituals of African practices and their diasporic manifestations. These are fantastic works of art, meticulously woven and crafted by hand, full of symbolism and vibrant beauty.
Featured Halloween Artist: Christopher Shy
Shy’s artwork has a dreamlike quality full of gothic loveliness – blurred symbolism and tempered violence with veiled details in a dark, smoky palette.
Featured Artist: Adam Crawford
Adam Crawford is a Philadelphia based artist. We love his strange figurations, smudgy faces of creepy, moody creatures – distorted and erupting with some fantastic skin disease or showing mutations much like The Elephant Man.
Not Just Architecture, But Artitechture
This isn’t a Tim Burton movie set, it’s a new apartment building opening in Hamamatsu, Japan. Designed to look and feel like witch houses…