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Artist: David Callow

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David Callow, an artist from the UK, has a lot of different styles on his site, but my favorite pieces are these black and white collages of his. He also has a galler on deviantART under the name Egostar.

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Ink Calendar

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Spanish designer Oscar Diaz has designed a calendar that uses the capillary action of ink spreading across paper to display the date. It’s on display at at the Círculo de Bellas Artes in Madrid until October 11.

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Artist: Matt Furie

15Matt Furie has a few California shows coming up chock full of his drawings of bizarre characters that he somehow conjures up.

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“Monster Family” Oct 9-25th at Beams T Harajuku, “Future Colors of America” at Giant Robot San Francisco in August, “Boy’s Club” #3 at San Diego Comicon in late jury, “Neighborhoods”group show at 111 Minna in Sept. 2009

More art and an interview over at Fecal Face.

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Artist: Kazumasa Nagai

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Born in 1929, Kazumasa Nagai is an award winning Japanese designer who has used traditional Japanese artistic styles and values in his work throughout his long career. He communicates his messages using simplicity, elegance, texture and color. He has also been very involved in designing for environmental activism and design. I think his stuff is simply brilliant and more people should be aware of his work.

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Artist: Brandi Strickland

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Don’t know too much about Brandi other than she has some lovely mixed media illustrations. Check out her BOOOOOOOM! site here.

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Artist: Kaws

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Street artist turned entrepreneur, Kaws is kind of a legend who’s now getting his due as a pop art kingpin. He’s gone from pasting up his memorable characters illegally on street corners to showing in galleries, doing album covers for Kanye West and Clipse, designing blinged out chains for Pharrell and making vinyl toys and clothing through his company OriginalFake. You can buy some of his products at his site Kawsone.

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Artist: Jonah Samson

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Jonah Samson is a Seattle based photographer who builds intricate sets of often disturbing imagery and then photographs them. Most of the pictures shown here are from his Pleasantville series. This guy’s got a wonderfully dark mind. Check out more at his site little chicken dog.

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