The Mission of Arts Illustrated

To celebrate and promote artists, the arts, and provide a resource dedicated to nurturing the creative spirit through news, information and educational resources.

The Purpose of Arts Illustrated is to maintain an online website that will provide access to artists, their work and their stories from around the world, and additionally developing a growing body of visual content, news, history, commentary, useful facts and resources that are of value to people working in the arts, interested in the arts, and just curious about the arts.

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Art, // December 31, 2014


  Interview with photographer Larry Cwik 1. Who are you and what do you do? I am a visual artist working primarily in photography and drawing, with some occasional work in short films, painting, mixed media, and multi-media installations. 2. Why art? Art is my life.  It is essential to […]

Art, // December 28, 2014

Derek Overfield – ARTIST

Interview with artist Derek Overfield 1. Who are you and what do you do?
 My name is Derek Overfield. I am a figurative artist, exploring and documenting the expressive power of the human form. 
2. Why art? Art, of one form or another, seems to be what impels us all, […]

Art, // December 28, 2014

Monika Wright – ARTIST

About the artist Monika Wright Monika Wright is surrounded by inspiration in her physical world in the coastal city of Halifax, Nova Scotia as well as in her travels around the globe, but it is the interior world she has learned to release onto the canvas. After the passing of […]

Art, // December 26, 2014

Daniel Stepanek – ARTIST

Interview with artist Daniel Stepanek   1. Who are you and what do you do? Hello readers of Arts Illustrated. My name is Daniel Stepanek, 39 and a self taught artist.     2. Why art? Originally friends and family would say I was always good at it, probably just […]

Art, // December 22, 2014

Henri Lamy – ARTIST

Interview with artist Henri Lamy 1. Who are you and what do you do? I am a 29 year old painter, inspired by faces. I use palette knife strokes of acrylic paint to describe how people I meet strive for their dreams. As my aim is to encounter human beings […]

Art, // December 21, 2014

Владимир Карначёв – Художник

Художник, живописец, Владимир Карначёв родился 12 марта 1953 года в г. Рустави, Грузия. С самого раннего детства увлекался рисованием. Любовь к рисованию постепенно формировала будущую профессию. В 1976 году поступил в Ростовское художественное училище им. М.Б. Грекова, которое успешно закончил в 1980 году с дипломом художника-оформителя.     Уже во время учёбы начал выставлять свои работы на городских и областных выставках. В 80-е […]

Art, // December 14, 2014

Hana Fuller – ARTIST

My name is Hana Fuller, and I am a traveling visual performance artist.   I have a small team of people that help me with all aspects of my traveling endeavors, and we call ourselves – ANADONO. They are all artistic, and a few take paths of their own, but […]

Music, // December 14, 2014

Isak Wilson – MUSICIAN

      Isak Wilson is a singer-songwriter from Nashville, TN.  He released his debut EP titled “A Few Thoughts” on October 30th.  It’s an EP full of diverse thoughts and sounds.     Interview with musician Isak Wilson 1. Who are you and what do you do? My name […]

Art, // December 8, 2014

Laurent Celsy – ARTIST

  Interview with artist Laurent Celsy 1. Who are you and what do you do? I’m a Belgian freelance artist, I live in southern Belgium and my main occupation is to create drawings.     2. Why art? Art because it allows me to escape “reality” and it’s the best […]

Music, // December 6, 2014

Liz Stringer – MUSICIAN

  Interview with musician – Liz Stringer 1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Liz Stringer. I’m a songwriter and musician.       2. Why music? I’ve been surrounded by and played music all my life. It’s naturally developed into a career for me. […]

Art, // November 30, 2014

F.Nitzsche – ARTIST

Interview with artist F.Nitzsche 1. Who are you and what do you do? I am a paths explorer and through art I transmit messages.   2. Why art? Why not? Art is the best way to express your feelings and doesn’t dare say. 
   3. What is your earliest […]

Music, // November 30, 2014

FirebirdSweet – MUSICIANS

  Interview with FirebirdSweet 1. Who are you and what do you do? FirebirdSweet has two human members: Emma Gies on violin, mandolin and vocals and Micah Huang on guitar, percussion and vocals. We compose, arrange and perform music.     2. Why music? Emma: it soothes my soul and […]

Art, // November 26, 2014

Rabecca Signoriello – ARTIST

Interview with Rabecca Signoriello   1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Rabecca Signoriello; I reside in New Castle Pennsylvania with my husband Anthony.  I am an artist, as well as a laborer. In the summer months I work full time as a laborer for […]

Dance, // November 26, 2014

Melissa Stockwell – DANCER

Interview with Melissa Stockwell, Hoop Dancer 1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Melissa Stockwell. Some people may remember me by my maiden name, Melissa McLaughlin. I am 27 years old and live in Titusville, Pennsylvania. I am a professional hoop dance instructor and performer. […]

Art, Dance, // November 24, 2014

Anatolia the Fire Goddess – DANCER

Anatolia the Fire Goddess is an international belly dancer based out of New York City and Connecticut. The Fire Goddess weaves a spectacular story with her technique, creativity and skill. She is notorious for her unique style and custom props and costumes; including a ten foot golden fire dress (tanora), […]

Music, // November 24, 2014

Venus Syndrome – MUSICIAN

Interview with musician Adam Davidson-Harden 1. Who are you and what do you do? I go by the name of Venus Syndrome, and my real name is Adam Davidson-Harden.  I make and record pop, rock and instrumental music that feels good, pushes boundaries, and is diverse: I try to avoid […]

Music, // November 20, 2014

Island in the Sky – MUSICIANS

Island in the Sky is an alternative rock band from Calgary formed in January 2014 by Brad O’Neill (Bass), Spencer McIntosh (Guitar), and Willis Sturrup (Drums and Vocals). Drawing influences from artists like the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Jimi Hendrix, Island in the Sky combines styles to make a […]

Music, // November 19, 2014


Interview with musician – TJ Hitt 1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is TJ HITT and I play rock n’ roll. 2. Why music? I couldn’t stop writing music if I wanted to. I never really wanted to be a singer growing up. I wanted […]

Art, // November 16, 2014

Karen Grenfell – ARTIST

Interview with artist Karen Grenfell 1. Who are you and what do you do? My name is Karen Grenfell and I’m a watercolour painter and mixed media/ textile artist specialising in animal portraiture. 2. Why art? I can’t think of anything else I’ve ever wanted to do, I loved messing […]

Music, // November 15, 2014

Leo & Cygnus – MUSICIANS

Interview with Leo & Cygnus 1. Who are you and what do you do? We are a five-piece band by the name of Leo & Cygnus. Our members include Daniel Alvarez – vocals, rhythm guitar; Nicole Blickenstaff – vocals, keyboard; Alex Barnett – lead guitar, drums; Carl Mullins, Jr. – […]

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