Despite the Fearless Look, Lupu Marius’s Exclusive Series Embrace a Natural Sensibility

Whenever I say Marius Lupu has reached his best, he proves me wrong. I honestly can find the right amount of words to describe his work that is not already known. I’ve been totally shut down when he sends me the photos, he has a specific, kinky, raw style. It lights up your eyes, the […]

Kübra Sağın: Showcasing the Woman in Her Vulnerable Positions or Intimate Moments

Kübra Sağın aka syndrome Stockholm (a condition that causes hostages to develop a psychological alliance with their captors as a survival strategy during captivity; to mention the photos have nothing to do with the condition itself) is a photographer from Istanbul, Turkey. She mostly shoots outstanding, dreamy analog photographs, showcasing the woman in her most […]

Mariana Castro and Her Beautifully Captured Images Project to Your Inner Pain

Mariana Castro is born on a cold day of November in Lisbon, Portugal. She’s a photographer and filmmaker who studied PhD in Communication and Art at New University. Her images are just perfect to watch on a lazy, rainy, gloomy Sunday when your bed and your blanket become your warm shelter. There are many things […]

You’d Better Let Elisabetta Roncoroni’s Work Grow Dense and Take Shape in Your Mind

Elisabetta Roncoroni is an Italian photographer who mostly captures analog images with her Canon Eos 10 or Pentax P30. She shoots beautiful, soft portraits which remind me about a woman’s delicate skin and features. I really do believe she managed to capture a moment, it’s like she carries the stories she heard as a child. […]

As a Mental Illnesses Survivor, Célia Schouteden Portrays Her Intimate Feelings Regarding Her Anxiety

Célia Schouteden is a young photographer based in Belgium, studying Psychology at her hometown university. Analog photography has become now part of her life, finding this process unpredictable and poetic. And now would be the time to realize why Dead Poets Society is one of her all-time favorite movies; you’ll get that dreamy, different perspective […]

A Sleepwalker Who Loves Dreams: NSFW Dark, Mysterious Gifs

Neto. No other name, no desire to talk about his art, he presents himself as Neto. Scorpion, graduated the Film School in Krakow. A sleepwalker who loves dreams and dreams, believes in power! While I do reckon I have no desire in having such dreams, his art might be considered disturbing and quite terrifying. I […]

Cristina Vlas and A New Fascination with Drawing on Wood (Interview)

Cristina Vlas is a young artist born in Republic of Moldova, whose works I first saw on Facebook. I guess there’s no need for a longer introduction, we kinda asked her everything we were curious about. You can visit her page WoodPortrait for more images or for orders. Hi, Cristina! First thing off, tell us […]

I Was Caught Up in a Vicious Circle After I Saw Deni Pesto’s Images

Deni Pesto is a Russian photographer and cinematographer based in Saint Petersburg. No wonder all of his images are so alike to movie scenes, everything just seem to be about the human gesture and an intimate environment. If there’s one thing that caught me the most about his work, is the outstanding mix of tones […]

Mona Vulpoiu’s Queenly Jewels Suggest a Hypnotic Effect

It’s been a while since I first saw Mona Vulpoiu‘s delightful, compelling, alien-like jewels. Utopic brand led me to her, since she’s in charge of this project. Step by step I came to realize her creations are truly dreamy and quite bold. Mona’s work may seem simple for some of you, but I actually see […]

“You Cannot Join Us!”- The Representation of Empowered Women by Adriana Cruzat

Adriana Cruzat is a Philippines based illustrator who mostly portraits female subjects. One of her method of creating such pieces is simply browsing the internet, while getting inspired by random photos and turn them into her version of art. She focuses on the traditional idea of women in portraiture, using stunning colors and fine lines. […]

Forget About This Unbearable Heat with Lena Pogrebnaya’s Work

Lena Pogrebnaya is an architect and a photographer currently based in Ukraine; she focuses on fashion and architecture, something mixing these last two with fine art and portrait photography. While looking at her photos in some peculiar way I sense a bit of drama. I am convinced that after I saw these images, stared amazed […]

Jonathan Moyal’s Images Make You Think About Your Sweetest Dreams

Jonathan Moyal is a French photographer who creates stunning, intimate images of young girls, but you’ll also find in his photo stream a bunch of impressive landscape images taken while traveling, successfully capturing and creating unique moments. What I admire the most about his photography journal is the powerful use of tones. Either black and […]

Hubert Solczynski’s Mind-Revealing Creations Just Can’t Leave You Insensitive

I ran into Hubert Solczynski’s unique work a couple of days ago and there’s not a single thing that can leave me insensitive. Born in Poland, this young boy has a boundless imagination developing a very particular style. Hubert is a self-taught artist who practiced alone in his room and found refuge in music. His […]

Magali Marrodan Wants You to Feel Something, Whatever You Like or Need

Magali Marrodan (MRGRT) is a photographer based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She tries to impress us with her analog photography in attempt to portray a woman’s sensibility and charm. Magali develops her own films and she has been taking photos since she bought her first camera, a Canon A1. While having most of her friends […]

Hannes Windrath’s Raw Images Are a Call for Freedom

Hannes Windrath is a German photographer capturing the beauty of nudity and naturalness. I found his photography style quite appealing, mixing dark and sexy elements with powerful, yet nostalgic feelings. It’s a cliche somewhere in the middle, he creates a stunning view for what it’s supposed to be a call for freedom. His images are […]

Lucian Harbada’s Collages Offer a New, Unusual Perspective on Life and Reality

I recently ran into Lucian Harbada‘s work and I’m feeling excited I eventually did this. He creates impressing minimalist collages, managing to offer a new and unusual perspective on life and reality. Lucian presents his own parallel world, where everything seem to be surrounded by the vast emptiness of space. I mostly enjoy how he […]

A Three-Minute Endurance Test: Summer’s Puke is Winter’s Delight

After eating a bunch of green beans, it’s not such a good idea to watch this animated music video. It’s definitely a three-minute endurance test. Born in Tokyo in 1990, director Sawako Kanuki worked for a porn video company, after graduating Graphic Design from Tama Art University. I honestly can’t tell what the heck she […]

Choreographer and Photographer AdeY Captures Images of Naked Bodies in Fluid Poses

British-born photographer AdeY captures stunning images of naked bodies in fluid poses, rather strange yet so captivating. I follow his website for a long time now and I just can’t get enough of this venerability and loneliness thing. He is also an acclaimed choreographer so this must be the reason why he plays so wonderfully […]

Pulkit Kamal: „My Usual Message is About Human Alienation, Loss and Loneliness.”

Pulkit Kamal is a self taught artist from Mumbai, India. He started exploring mixed media and digital alteration, mostly to form a surreal atmospheric environment depicting depression, anxiety, lifelessness, joy, love, sorrow, despair, remorse and heartbreaks. Discover more about Pulkit and his work on the following interview. Hello, Pulkit! Tell us more about yourself and […]

Denis Kulikov Loves the Aesthetics of the Female Body

Denis Kulikov is a Russian self-taught photographer based in Saint Petersburg and he finds most of his models through the web. Denis received his math degree from Saint Petersburg State University, but photography remains one of his favorite hobby: he shoots a lot of fashion, nude and fine art portraiture.  I find it easier to work with nude […]

Explore the Sweet Urban Nights Series by Cosimo F. Stasi

Cosimo F. Stasi is an Italian freelance photographer, born in the province of Taranto. He participated in a workshop of still life with the talented Silvio Bursomanno and a workshop of portraits with Alessio Albi. Inspired by photographers like Mario Testino, Tim Walker or Sebastiao Selgado, he creates stunning realistic images showing off the intimacy […]

Micaela Mclucas Goes Soul-Searching and the Result is Fascinating

Today’s feature on Cultartes is Micaela Mclucas who grew up in Southern California. Some of you might know her after she quit her job in New York – where she says she was consumed with ‘fancy heels and nice clothes’ – to live a simple life on the road. Her photos are full of shiny, […]

There are Infinite Reasons to Love Temptation of Sin Series by Stefan Neagu

Stefan Neagu‘s Temptation of Sin series is an approach to reality, a call for pushing the boundaries. Some bizarre emotions get a chance to speak in these pictures. Stefan focuses on portrait photography, it’s like he tries to examine the changes happened in a female representation; the result is both outstanding and poetic. Already known […]

Gravity Defying Skate Session by Badthrowup

Antonio Paradiso aka Badthrowup freezes moments in time. This skate session captures motion and movement and it’s a gravity defying project that best describe this culture. I’m not really into the politics of skate photography, but I can tell this is something I truly enjoy. I guess it’s about the relation between the skateboarder and […]

Cultartes x Bad Jubies Apparel: The Story Behind this Photo Shooting

So I guess he did it again and this time we were dead serious involved. Lupu Marius made a special photo shooting featuring Cultartes and Bad Jubies Apparel sweet t-shirts. It’s more like a fashion story starring Melania Spataru and Raula Hutan; a story based and about capturing the essence of a badass friendship and […]

Om Unit: „I Think We’ve Been Living in the Dystopia We Dreamed of.” (Interview)

Jim Coles, professionally known as Om Unit, is a Bristol-based electronic producer and DJ known for his work in electronic music and drum and bass. His upcoming concert at launmomentdat in parc in Timisoara on June 09 made us pretty curious about this. We got in touch and talked about his influences, the Cosmic Bridge […]

„People Tend to Find Refuge in Dreams”- Sediment Bruise Interview

Melancholy, riffs and harmonies beams at the music of Sediment Bruise. The music itself becomes really touching and poetic. We get under the fingernails of Michael to find out more about their music and what lies ahead for them… How did Sediment Bruise form? It all begun in Thessaloniki, Greece, when Nick and Mikelantzelo Nikolaidis decided […]

On the Road: In Berlin with Antonio Paradiso (Exclusive)

My name is Antonio a.k.a. Badthrowup. I used to study at The University of Fine Arts, however now I am studying marketing and business communication. In my free time I like to take silly pictures and play around with my cameras. Although here we are going to see only the nicer works, as it should […]

Misterul Spațiului Claustrofob. “A Somber Afternoon” de Crina Prida

Despre Crina Prida am mai scris noi câte ceva, e artistul pentru care mai găsești mereu cuvinte. Nu știi de unde îți vin, dar trebuie spuse. Azi, jurnalistul Cristian Iohan Ștefănescu, a avut atâtea cuvinte, cât o poveste, de zis. O sută de personaje pe care n-am să le mai întâlnesc vreodată. Bun venit în […]