Art Boxes

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Cirque du Soleil Kurios Art Box 4

Posted By on Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 8:40 AM

Courtney Hicks' Kurios Art Box
  • Courtney Hicks' Kurios Art Box
Find Courtney Hicks' box outside 14th Street Playhouse, Instagram a pic of it and tag @cl_atl. Find all 5 and you could win a night out on the town at Cirque du Soleil: Kurios!

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Cirque du Soleil Kurios Art Box 5

Posted By on Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 8:40 AM

Chris Alvarez's Kurios art box
  • Chris Alvarez's Kurios art box
Find Chris Alvarez's box outside Smith's Olde Bar, Instagram a pic of it and tag @cl_atl. Find all 5 and you could win a night out on the town at Cirque du Soleil: Kurios!

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Cirque du Soleil Kurios Art Box 2

Posted By on Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 8:39 AM

Zack Karas' Kurios art box - RYAN PURCELL
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  • Zack Karas' Kurios art box
Zack Karas is a puppeteer and cartoonist from Georgia who realizes the absurdity of that sentence.

Cirque du Soleil Kurios Inspiration: "My inspiration was just to jump in and make something that was my style. Kurios had some eccentric character designs in the show, and those were definitely somewhere in my subconscious as I played around with the paint." Find Zack's box at Binders in the Disco Kroger shopping center, Instagram a pic of it and tag @cl_atl. Find all 5 and you could win a night out on the town at Cirque du Soleil: Kurios!

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Cirque du Soleil Kurios Art Box 3

Posted By on Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 8:39 AM

Danielle Brutto's Kurios art box
  • Danielle Brutto's Kurios art box
Danielle Brutto is an artist and lots-of-things-maker working out of Atlanta, Georgia. She attended Parsons the New School for Design where she received a Bachelors in Fine Art. While she indulges a variety of artistic ventures, her main medium of choice is paint. Whether it's performance art, or experimenting with sound or photography, her sensitivity to material and concept mirrors, often even directly references, her relationship to paint. She recently founded YOLKspace, a multi-purpose venue that also functions as her studio. To see more of her work, head to www.daniellebrutto.com.

Find Danielle's box at Binders at Ponce City Market, Instagram a pic of it and tag @cl_atl. Find all 5 and you could win a night out on the town at Cirque du Soleil: Kurios!

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Cirque du Soleil Kurios Art Box 1

Posted By on Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 8:38 AM

Andrew Munoz's Kurios art box
  • Andrew Munoz's Kurios art box
Andrew M Muñoz is an Atlanta-based painter working in multiple mediums, often finding humor and poignancy in everyday life. Born in 1989, Andrew was raised in Marietta, Georgia. He received his B.A. in Painting from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2012, and was awarded the Glenda Knight Keyes Award for Outstanding Talent for the 2011-12 school year. While attending SCAD-Atlanta, Andrew gained an interest in modern art history and criticism that informs his work's dialogue with formal concerns and cultural iconography. Andrew currently lives in east Atlanta where he maintains a rigorous studio practice.


Cirque du Soleil: Kurios Inspiration:
The inspiration for this box comes from the idea of machinery and repeated forms/actions, except I am the machine in this case. Find Andrew's box at Westside Pizzeria Bar and Cafe, Instagram a pic of it and tag @cl_atl. Find all 5 and you could win a night out on the town at Cirque du Soleil: Kurios!

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Thursday, March 19, 2015

Art box: Collaboration

Posted By on Thu, Mar 19, 2015 at 4:25 PM

There comes a time when not all the stars align as you wanted them to, but what can come out of that is a unique piece like this. All four of our Best of Atlanta artists: Danielle Brutto, Jose Hadathy, Andrew Munoz, and Charlie Key, collaborated on this box after they finished their own.

Find this collab piece in Decatur at 106 E. Ponce de Leon Ave.

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Art Box Artist: Jose Hadathy

Posted By on Thu, Mar 19, 2015 at 4:14 PM

Jose Hadathy was born in Quito, Ecuador and currently lives in Atlanta, GA. He recently graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design with a BFA in Painting.

After graduation Jose moved to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where he spent several months teaching art and painting in the slums of the city. He now works full time for SCAD Atlanta, traveling the world and recruiting students. Recognizing that he is still developing as an artist, Jose uses his life experiences as tools from which he can craft concepts and ideas for his work. His sketchbook never leaves his side, and he isn’t afraid to experiment with different styles and mediums.

Jose was awarded the Goizueta Foundation Full Tuition Scholarship and his work has exhibited throughout the city of Atlanta, most recently at Thomas Deans Fine Art Gallery and The Consulate of Ecuador in Atlanta. He has also been featured in Perspectives, A Collection of Art, Art Impressions Publishing, January 2013, and on the cover of Colored Pencil Magazine, August 2011.

www.josehadathy.com

Find Jose's box in Little Five Points at 484 Moreland Ave.

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Art Box Artist: Andrew Muñoz

Posted By on Thu, Mar 19, 2015 at 3:54 PM

Born in 1989, Andrew M. Muñoz was raised in Marietta, GA. He graduated Cum Laude with a BFA in Painting from SCAD-Atlanta in 2012. During his time at SCAD, he was awarded The Glenda Knight Keyes Prize for Outstanding Talent in painting. He has exhibited in various juried shows and events within Atlanta, including organizing and promoting group shows with other young artists. In 2011, he was selected as a regional finalist in the Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series. Currently, Andrew resides in East Atlanta, where he looks forward to maintaining his art practice and having a good time.

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Art Box Artist: Danielle Brutto

Posted By on Thu, Mar 19, 2015 at 3:45 PM

Danielle Brutto is an artist and lots-of-things-maker working out of Atlanta, Georgia. She attended Parsons the New School for Design where she received a Bachelors in Fine Art. While she indulges a variety of artistic ventures, her main medium of choice is paint. Whether it's performance art, or experimenting with sound or photography, her sensitivity to material and concept mirrors, often even directly references, her relationship to paint. She recently founded YOLKspace, a multi-purpose venue that also functions as her studio. To see more of her work, head to www.daniellebrutto.com.

Find Danielle's finished art box at Babs in Midtown at 814 Juniper St.

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Art Box Artist: Charlie Key

Posted By on Thu, Mar 19, 2015 at 3:31 PM

Charlie Key is an Atlanta-grown, Athens-based mixed-media artist and musician. Key’s collages conjure the landscape of dreams, often dizzily recalled yet seldom glimpsed with sober clarity. Collecting images from a carefully curated library of archaic literature, Key plants them in scenes painted with a gentle yet delirious brush. Key’s work was recently featured at the Mammal Gallery with Atlanta/Chicago artist/musician Emily Kempf. To see more, go to www.charliekey.biz.

Find Charlie's box in East Atlanta at 1258 Glenwood Ave.

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