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Nude No. 1 by Carl Bowlby
By Carl Bowlby

The naked risk reveals a steely will.

Soldier of Misfortune by Carl Bowlby
By Carl Bowlby

Grim phantasm of human habit in cold white light.

Carl Bowlby Paintings

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The Holy Family by Carl Bowlby
By Carl Bowlby

A mannerist pose, a pious glare.

Unravel by Jessica Rowshandel, December 2016 issue cover
By Jessica Rowshandel

A primal scream into the abyss.

Transactions with Beauty by Linda Laino, detail
By Linda Laino

Spore-like and spooked, biology bares marvels.

Totem II by Linda Laino detail
By Linda Laino

Sprouted from earth’s deeply-rooted organ, nature looks skyward and the resistance sings.

Passing Song by Linda Laino, detail
By Linda Laino

Mystical menageries, a composite of curiosities.

"A History: A Scourge of Antiblackness and Self Hate, Courtesy of Master Leeroy" by Ashley Doggett, detail
By Ashley Doggett

A reckoning for the blackface minstrel show-runners.

Hawaiian Princess by Mani Price, detail
By Mani Price

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