New drawings and etchings by Nina Carelli

Melissa Murray Reader Find

By Melissa Murray in New Art on Saturday 19 May 2012

Nina Carelli’s workstems from a strange, reflective land where the cosmos dances with the man-made. It calls upon ideas of death and the experiences beyond, while tethering our thoughts back to Earth with images of pop culture seen through coke bottle lenses. Carelli currently has a solo show at Brooklyn’s Causey Contemporary through May 27.

Read more

Olivia Wendel

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Art on Friday 20 August 2010

Future archeologists will discover the textiles, etchings, and watercolors of Olivia Wendel and put them up in space museums to show 40th century people that 20th century people weren’t that primitive after all.

Read more

Luo Tao

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Illustration on Monday 27 July 2009

I love this series of color etchings by Chinese artist, Luo Tao. Of the project, she says: ‘since the 2008 Olympic games, China has grown like a giant and been frequently commented about by the British media. I have drawn on my perspective as a native Chinese person to comment on aspects of Chinese culture and education. I have this done through etching images that combine political satire, allegory and dark humor’.

Read more

Susan Rudat’s woodblock artwork

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Art on Thursday 7 August 2008

Susan Rudat’s pen and ink Moleskin artwork rules. Her lines are remarkably precise, and have the quality of old etchings and woodcuts.

Read more (1 comment)