Mezmerizing video of soy sauce psychedelia

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By Annie Churdar in Video on Monday 2 September 2013

Ruslan Khasanov was busy making wok for dinner when he fell down a rabbit hole of psychedelic art. Blame it on the soy sauce that fell into his oil while cooking. The stuff would form dark beads and refuse to mix with oil. Five hours later, Khasanov had added a rainbow of inks to create stunning […]

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Psychedelic photo collages by Hugo Barros

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By Dead Stars in New Art on Friday 17 May 2013

Hugo Barros is a collage artist living in Lisben, Portugal. I discovered his work looking for album artwork ideas online. I was immediately captivated by his images and contacted him to ask if we could use one of his pieces. He agreed and his collage, Last Year, became the cover for our new EP, High […]

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Awesome spray paint art by Ricky Watts

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By dAVE inden in New Art on Thursday 1 March 2012

The art of Ricky Watts always inspires me. It is psychedelic, contemporary and stunning when one thinks about how he does it all with spray paint. Starting out in the world of street art and learning the complexity of graphic design, Watts has grown to be a true artist. You can really see the attention […]

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Loch Ness

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By Everly Dark in New Illustration on Thursday 29 December 2011

Loch Ness is a freelance illustrator who takes inspiration from comic art, graffiti and music, especially from the 60s and the psychedelic era. His work is prominent amongst the Bristol urban art scene. I love his comic-like characters, his work overflowing with imagination bursting with so much content your mind is sent into another dimension.

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Micah Ganske

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Saturday 10 December 2011

The psychedelic colors Yale graduate Micah Ganske uses in his paintings make his images look like photographs that have been processed in the wrong chemicals.

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Kelly Keith

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Tuesday 21 June 2011

Charlotte, North Carolina-based artist Kelly Keith specializes in technicolor, retro, psychedelic, pop paintings that I’m pretty into.

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Yoh Nagao

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By Troy Mattison Hicks in New Art on Saturday 14 May 2011

I’m loving these weird pieces by Yoh Nagao a clothing/tshirt designer and artist from Japan. With such a unique color palette, furry arms, multiple eyeballs, and day-glo psychedelic painted nails, you just can’t go wrong.

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Michelle Blade’s psychedelic artwork

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Wednesday 28 July 2010

Michelle Blade’s washed out paintings are deceptively simple, her washy acrylics creating psychedelic textures and conjuring ghostly figures from the past.

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Jacob Magraw

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By Gerry Mak in New Illustration on Friday 16 July 2010

A psychedelic ooze of colors swallows up the human world in Jacob Magraw’s incredible artwork, digesting everything into elemental, prismatic swirls, splatters, and new organic structures.

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Pepa Prieto

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Friday 12 February 2010

Spanish artist Pepa Prieto weaves intricate and elusive narratives with her innocently psychedelic style — smiling creatures tangle into each other and matrixes of magical machines and bear-skin-clad people explore faraway lands, all playing their role in perpetuating the bustling civilization Prieto depicts in her pastel-colored paintings, installations, and murals.

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