Life in a box – a short film on loneliness during lockdown by Alexandra Butuceanu.

Alexandra Butuceanu is a London-based photographer and conceptual artist whose artworks gravitate between ideas like subconsciousness and feelings. Her main cluster of thoughts – poetically called Dust (as in the biblical dust to dust or the esoterical fata morgana), is what other people would consider project. Alexandra thinks that “portal” […]

These Quarantine Self-Portraits by Smaranda Lulă are Hauntingly Beautiful

It may seem that the Coronavirus is making Instagram and photography more intimate, since we are all missing out on absolutely everything. Smaranda Lulă is a 24 years old Romanian photographer, and she found a way to remain creative during the pandemic while staying within the confines of her safe […]

The Art Against Drugs. 4 Photo Series by Ukrainian Artist Vyacheslav Onishchenko

Born in 1988 in Odessa, Ukraine, Vyacheslav Onishchenko is a photographer and a doctor by profession. He first discovered his passion for photography in 2012 and since then he was published in Eye-photo Magazine, Stolenground, с41 Magazine, Fstop Magazine, Shadows and Light Magazine, Ayemag. From striking football series to black […]

Discover Romanian Illustrator Andreea Dumuta’s Unpredictable Narratives

Looking at the work of Romanian illustrator Andreea Dumuta is like opening a long-lost storage unit packed to the brim with objects, characters and memes. The amount of details in Andreea’s work encourages viewers to create their own stories through image association. I first ran into the illustrator’s work on […]

Alexandrina Releases Amazing Music Video for ‘Kuda la (Куда Я)’

Alexandrina is the singer that doesn’t need too much introduction. Being active since 2009, the project has a rich resume of entertaining songs which already become a ‘must-to-listen’ for all pop acoustic, contemporary rock, alternative or jazz fans. She is back stronger than ever with her new music video for […]

Cinematic Photographs by Romanian Artist Razvan Frangache

You’ve probably seen photos that make you want to scream: “wow, how cinematic!” Romanian photographer Razvan Frangache has an air of the old world, in his richly dynamic photography. His work is characterized by the use of color, shadow, yet it’s the stunning way in which he places his subjects […]

A Moment with Actress Diana Sar by Eliza Lupu

Take a deep breath and enjoy the work of Bucharest-based photographer Eliza Lupu who finally returns on Cultartes with a new fabulous photo series. Predominated by mainly editorial, fashion and experimental photography, the young artist does a good job at capturing the female anatomy and the underground lifestyle. She always […]