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BLOODY HELL

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Every artist puts a part of themselves into their art, expressing their deepest desires, tortured memories, hopes, dreams and experiences, thus creating brilliant depictions reflecting the years of sacrifice they have made to perfect their craft. Then there is Dr. Rev… Literally putting a part of himself into each creation, this intriguing airbrush maestro paints his [...]

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BRIAN VIVEROS

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Featured in a myriad of books, magazines and galleries as well as being celebrated by tattoo enthusiasts the world over, the name Brian M. Viveros is synonymous with seductive women, nudity, satire and Marlboros. Viveros’ paintings are a provocative mix of oil, acrylic, airbrush and ink. Drawing inspiration for his artwork from both his twisted inner [...]

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PALE HORSE

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Taking it’s name from the noble steed ridden by the fourth Rider of the Apocalypse: Death – Pale Horse Design Studio has been producing mind blowing results for it’s stable of high profile clients including household names: Nike, Globe shoes, Hasbro, Vans, Etnies, Red Bull, Mattel and The Cartoon Network. Since opening it’s doors in [...]

SYLVIA_JI

SYLVIA JI

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Blurring the lines between portraiture and fantasy, Sylvia Ji uses her paintbrush with amazing precision, producing reflections of herself and people she knows, with decorations that speak of another world. Ji’s paintings explore a side of portraiture and figurative beauty that most would not consider traditional. Her sexually provocative and immensely decorative paintings are eerie, [...]

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SAILOR JERRY

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Sailor Jerry rum seems to be shipwrecked within one of Australia’s mysterious ocean coves this year. The resulting phenomenon is a flood of spiced rum hitting our shelves and eventually our heads, hearts and hangovers. But, I ask, what is behind the drink? The man, of course: Norman Keith Collins AKA Sailor Jerry, who is [...]

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RITES OF PASSAGE

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Rites of Passage may sound more like a religious experience than a tattoo convention but after seeing what it was all about at Melbourne’s Royal Exhibition Building last month, the name started to make a lot more sense. A hive of partitioned booths filled the cathedral-like space and all you could hear was a buzzing [...]