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Art Chat with Paul Chatem

Deeply rooted in vintage advertising, comic books and animation, Paul Chatem’s work is a manifestation of the Southern California environment of his youth. Using wood as his canvas and infusing each piece with a socio-political narrative, Chatem’s kinetic blend of folk and modern illustration evokes feelings of nostalgia while simultaneously remaining utterly contemporary. 1,025 more words

Contemporary Art

Sound as Vision - Paul Chatem

ChaCha is a big Paul Chatem fan, and once she stumbled across this portrait he did of Rick Rubin we knew we finally had a music related excuse to share his awesomeness with you.  12 more words

Sound As Vision

3 Year Anniversary Group Show @ C.A.V.E. Gallery

CAVE Gallery celebrated their 3rd anniversary last Friday night with a group exhibit featuring artists shown at the gallery over the past few years.  From the animated renderings of lowbrow pioneer Anthony Ausgang to the rock n’ roll waif paintings of relative newcomer Young Chun, this high quality show displayed a diverse range of talent. 112 more words

Contemporary Art

Live Free Podcast #48 W/Guest Mr Paul Chatem

Paul Chatem joins me via skype from his Visalia studio. We talk New Ustream, Facebook Debates, Los Angeles, Hobbyists, Prop Making, Set Design, Kinetic Energy… 50 more words


Spotlight On: Artist Rudy Fig

Welcome to a supple world of rich pop bohemian splendor! Inspired by the many combinations of flavors and colors in the world of patisserie arts, Rudy Fig paints a candy coated world of frolicking nymphs and enchanted forests. 92 more words

Lowbrow Art

A classic vintage

There’s just nothing like the art of the good old days – except when it’s not! The work of Paul Chatem combines the beauty of vintage style from days long gone with a voodoo-esque vibe mixed with salty sea goodness. 34 more words