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Catching Up with Rika Scholtz

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Rika Scholtz is an artist from Secunda, South Africa. Though she excels at whatever medium she touches, we came to know her for her breathtakingly intricate mandalas. Her passion for life and color… Continue reading

Catching Up with Rosalie O. Knaack

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The Daejeon Arts Collective will host their 10th group exhibition from December 8th through 13th. They are also celebrating their 5th anniversary, having been founded by Aaron D’Albey in 2011. D’Albey was director… Continue reading

Catching Up with Alicia Pitts

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Alicia Pitts is photographer from Birmingham, Alabama. With a keen eye for detail, she documents the world around her to inform others of moments they may (quite possibly) have missed in this fast-pace… Continue reading

Catching Up with Rachel Rothwell

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Rachel Rothwell is a mixed media artist from Wexford, Ireland and joined the Daejeon Arts Collective in 2014. With a background in ceramics she has been travelling the world broadening her repertoire, whilst… Continue reading

Featured Artist: Kensuke Ueno

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Kensuke Ueno was born in Tokyo in 1981. He graduated from the Yokohama College of Art and Design Figurative School (now Yokohama College of Art and Design) in 2004. Concept and Process Kensuke… Continue reading

Catching Up with Jessica Montgomery

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Jessica Montgomery is a mixed media artist from Detroit, Michigan, USA. Her work is known for its evocative imagery and themes that shine a light on the world round us – both the… Continue reading

Catching Up with Sasha Velvet

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Sasha Velvet is a mixed media artist and writer from the United States and became somewhat of a celebrity in Daejeon while she lived in South Korea. Her work is known for its… Continue reading

Catching Up with Dominique Sarah Benton

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Dominique Sarah Benton is an illustrator from South Africa and became a member of the Daejeon Arts Collective in 2011. Her work, at first glance, appears charmingly cute and innocently playful, but then draws… Continue reading

Featured Artist: Johan Ahn

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Johan Ahn was born in Korea, then moved to Belgium with his family at the age of 8 where he lived for 17 years, doing Belgian stuff (but also studying advertising and music).… Continue reading