Featured Artist: Ruben Toledo

Ruben Toledo was born in Havana, Cuba in 1961 and plays multiple roles: painter, sculptor, illustrator, fashion chronicler and critic, and surrealist. He has designed mannequins, store windows, award statuettes, scarves, fabrics, dishes and carpets. He has painted murals, portraits,... Read More

10/08/2007

Featured Artist: Maia Sambonet

Maia Sambonet was born in Milan in 1981 and trained at Central St Martins College of Art&Design, London. She lives and works between London and Italy. Maia’s work often involves text and book-art and relies on the need for instinctual... Read More

03/08/2007

Featured Artist: Tatiana Musi

Tatiana Musi was born in Mexico City in 1982. Musi received her BFA in painting from San Francisco Art Institute, and has also studied at Sokei Academy of Art and Design in Tokyo, the National School of Painting Sculpture and... Read More

27/07/2007

Detour Artist Profile:Paula Scher

Paula Scher. For over three decades Paula Scher has been at the forefront of graphic design. Iconic, smart and unabashedly populist, her images have entered into the American vernacular. Scher has been a principal in the New York office of... Read More

20/07/2007

Detour Artist Profile: Vedovamazzei

Vedovamazzei a.k.a. Stella Scala and Simeone Crispino live and work in Milano. Since the early 90’s, Vedovamazzei have created installations, drawings and sculptures. In a really eccentric and unusual way, they explore the contradictions of comprehension and knowledge of the... Read More

13/07/2007

Detour Artist Profile: Massimiliano Fuksas

Massimiliano Fuksas starts his practice in Rome and begins working with Anna Maria Sacconi after a Degree in Architecture from “La Sapienza” University in Rome, he participates in the 12th and the 13th Paris Biennial. He took part in the... Read More

06/07/2007

Detour Artist Profile: Douglas Kirkland

Douglas Kirkland (born 1934 in Toronto, Ontario) is a prominent photographer based in the United States. At age twenty-four, Kirkland was hired as a staff photographer for Look magazine and became famous for his 1961 photos of Marilyn Monroe taken... Read More

29/06/2007