Beautiful Bizarre Magazine
Issue 39
21 x 30 cm

Inside Issue 39

* We are in here!

Exclusive In-Depth Interviews: Jana Brike [cover artist], Denis Sarazhin, Kelsey Beckett, Kristin Kwan [Grand Prize Winner, 2022 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize]

Articles: John Walker, Efren Isaza, Melis Buyruk [2021 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize, Sculpture Award 2nd Prize Winner], Hannah Flowers [2022 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize, Traditional Art Award 3rd Prize Winner], Phoenix Chan, Hiroshi Hayakawa

2022 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize: Special editorial featuring this year’s Winners

Grand Prize Winner of the 2022 Beautiful Bizarre Art Prize – Kristin Kwan
Winner of the RAYMAR Traditional Art Award – Ron Hicks
Winner of the INPRNT Photography Award – Jenny Boot
Winner of the Yasha Young Projects Sculpture Award – Chie Shimizu
Winner of the iCanvas Digital Art Award – Jennifer Bruce
Curator’s Wishlist: Hans Bos & Esther Koch, Gallery Directors of KOCHxBOS Contemporary Art Gallery in Amsterdam, share what they would like to add to their personal collection.

Artist + Artist: An intimate conversation between artist couple Senju Shunga & Anna Maia about life, love, and living and working together.

Path to Creation: Teresa Oaxaca takes us through her painting process from conceptualization to completion.

Lookbook: Full page reproductions of Ramon Maiden’s tattoo inspired drawings.

Snapshot Q&A: Kristen Egan, Jenni Pasanen, Elizabeth Blair Stephenson, Clare Toms, Benedicte Voglio and Jennifer Parks, all respond to the same 4 questions which delve into their artistic practice:

What is your favourite part of the creative process and why?
What are your thoughts on the use of AI technology in art?
What do you want the viewer to feel when they view your work?
How do you feel about the recent changes to Instagram i.e. reels, deprioritizing photos?
Some of our Favourite Things: We share some of our favourite wearable art brands including: Sarah Hickey, Eyeba.NYC, Mary Benson, Hogan McLaughlin, Misty Couture and WEISHENG Paris.