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Zonzo. | Joan Cornellà.

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[dropcap]I[/dropcap]f you’re a fan of Joan Cornellà then his new book, Zonzo, is a must-have. The 56 page hardcover book features some of Cornellà’s most acclaimed comic strips which have made more than their fair share of fame on the interwebs. This is his second collection, you can check out his first collection, Mox Nox, HERE. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online …

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Gif of the Day. | ◉✖▲ by AL BOARDMAN.

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Find more of Al’s work here: Al Boardman Bim StarThis New York City native breathes the concrete jungle. From be a stylist and clothing designer who’s pieces has graced the silhouettes of fashionistas and socialites alike, to running the streets to get the next story, Bim Star has made his name synonymous as the catalyst of the “urban-sophisticate” style in …

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NSFW. | Here But Not Here. | Sanghyeok Bang.

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[dropcap]T[/dropcap]here is a ghostly quality to Sanghyeok Bang‘s photography. It is awashed in a magically stoic smuttiness that seems intimate but romantically lifeless. The texture of the photographs, grainy and blurred, make them timeless. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of life and culture with a loving, but brute, educational tinge. When we …

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Carry On. | Georgiana Paraschiv.

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[dropcap]W[/dropcap]ho doesn’t love wearable art? It’s art. You can wear it. What’s there not to love? Rhetorical questioning aside, we stumbled upon these carry-all pouches by Georgiana Paraschiv and we can’t take our eyes off of them. Paraschiv is a talented designer and artist who has created a eye-pleasing library of patterns and abstract pieces. See more of her collection HERE now available …

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What Makes Us Humans? Vol. 2. | Juan Arata.

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[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n the second volume of his series, What Makes Us Humans? Vol. 2, Juan Arata addresses migration. Human beings have always been nomadic. No matter how much we adopted the practice of settling down and taking root, we could never ignore the urge to discover experiences and explore options elsewhere. But, according to modern day sociopolitics, the natural habit of migrating …

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Kids in Love. | Olivia Bee.

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[dropcap]I[/dropcap]f you’re looking for an awesome coffee table book, Olivia Bee‘s Kids in Love is a superb choice. Featuring work from her photographic series of the same title, Kids in Love is a visual romance that captures the magic of coming of age. Bee’s work is currently being displayed alongside Doug DuBois’ My Last Day at Seventeen in an exhibition titled Reality Show. The exhibition …

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VIDEO. | “Tapestry” | Liv Dawson.

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[dropcap]L[/dropcap]iv Dawson, a young UK singer who has been picking up a fair share of momentum, recently released visuals for the single, “Tapestry.” We have to admit, we’re extremely surprised to hear such a rich, sultry voice coming from a 17 year old. This is Dawson’s first music video and it features a symphony of obscure footage that takes us …

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Love and Goodbye. | Rala Choi.

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[dropcap]B[/dropcap]ased in Seoul, Korea, photographer Rala Choi has a vibrant but somewhat sullen style that feels like a farewell embrace. The series, Love and Goodbye, is a perfect example of how she is able capture emotion from a distance. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of life and culture with a loving, but …

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Dittatore. | Marco Alexandro Ippoliti.

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[dropcap]M[/dropcap]arco Alexandro Ippoliti‘s latest sculpture, “Dittatore01” 2016, is a nod towards a famed historical figure. Ippoliti left some clues… the title, which translates to “dictator,” and the lightning bolt emblem leans towards Hitler. Whether or not this iron sculpture is an ode or just a simple case of creative commentary has yet to be seen. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot …

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NEW MUSIC | “Salt in the Heaven Tree” | Sault Ste Marie.

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[dropcap]S[/dropcap]inger and producer Sault Ste Marie has garnering some low-key buzz since his EP Out Here. The two latest single “Breezy Montana” and, most recently, “Salt in the Heaven Tree” show a shift in Sault Ste Marie’s sound, from synthy and electronic to a more a lush, folksy feel. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote …

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(Object)ive. | Sarah Fagan.

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[dropcap]T[/dropcap]here is a soothing calm in Sarah Fagan‘s work. The painter poses quotidian objects—like envelopes, eraser, crystal trinkets and disassembled boxes—and replicates them in a lovingly banal fashion. While Fagan does have her own touch, her work shares a similar aesthetic with Melodie Provenzano‘s work. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of …

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Portals. | Carl-Antonyn Dufault.

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[dropcap]C[/dropcap]arl-Antonyn Dufault has the ability to transport his audience to another dimension with his series of altered photography. Focusing on specific locations, Dufault creates an interesting juxtaposition by featuring two opposing climates. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of life and culture with a loving, but brute, educational tinge. When we say, “Creative …

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Blindness Light. | Javier Martin.

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[dropcap]I[/dropcap]n recent news, Miami- and Hong Kong-based artist Javier Martin has surfaced with his series “Blindness Light,” promoted alongside his performances at Art Basel Hong Kong and Context Miami. For the primary flat works, the artist warps neon lights and imposes the fixtures over a series of editorial fashion photography, appearing to blindfold, restrain, or obscure female models. (In a related performance video, you can …

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FROTTAGE at OUTLINE Fine Art.

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[dropcap]I[/dropcap]f you’re in the Bushwick area this week, stop by OUTLET Fine Art and check their current exhibition, FROTTAGE. The group exhibition features Alta Buden, Juliana Cerqueira Leite, Roarke Menzies and Bai Ye. Working with performative plaster sculpture, fabric Cyanotype, glass, photography, wallpaper and sound, this grouping of emerging artists is absorbing and responding to impulses in their environment; the figurative and natural reference …

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Last Days of Liath at Salomon Contemporary. | Louise Donegan.

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[dropcap]I[/dropcap]f you’re in the Chelsea area this today we suggest you stop by Salomon Contemporary and check out Louise Donegan’s Liath. This is Donegan’s first solo exhibition and the young artist displays some promising photomontages that highlight biological form and the relation between the macro and the micro. When asked to give us quick quote about her first solo show, Donegan—a woman of …

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/memory glitch/ | Lucas Recchione Gentzsch (LRG).

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[dropcap]L[/dropcap]ucas Recchione Gentzsch (LRG) recently debuted some new works in a brief but sweet pop up show in New York. The Berlin based artist and architect showcased his latest series /memory glitch/. LRG’s pieces, oil on canvas, focus on the digitalization of perception and our interaction of consumption. Quiet Lunch was on the scene to capture some of the happenings. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot …

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A Look Back with Steve Kim.

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[dropcap]S[/dropcap]teve Kim has been taking a stroll down memory lane lately, sharing some nearly decade-old works. Known for his digital work as of late, these pieces are oil on canvas. To learn more about Kim’s work, check out our recent interview. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of life and culture with …

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VIDEO | “3 Stories” | WIKI feat. Kaytranada.

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[dropcap]W[/dropcap]IKI just released visuals for the single “3 Stories,” featuring Kaytranada. Animated by Jayme Lemperle and Evan Borja, the video takes us through a day in the life of the Ratking frontman—from his coital exploits to the freewheeling cab ride home. “3 Stories” can be found on Wiki’s most recent solo EP, Lil Me. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that …

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Serendipity at 10 A.M. ART. | 1010.

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[dropcap]1[/dropcap]0 A.M. ART recently debuted a solo exhibition by artist 1010. Serendipity includes new work by the artist that features illusions of depth and juxtaposition of color. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of life and culture with a loving, but brute, educational tinge. When we say, “Creative Sustenance Daily,” we mean it. quietlunch.com

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All in the Wrist. | Jill Makes. |x| Bops.

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[dropcap]A[/dropcap]rtist Jill Foreman, of Jill Makes, teamed up with Bops to create these charming handpainted watches. A collection of seasonal colors and funky patterns. We all plan to show a little wrist this summer. Why not adorn them with one of these skillfully decorated timepieces. Get them here! Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote …

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Take a Little. | Eduardo Mata Icaza.

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[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he subjects in Eduardo Mata Icaza‘s paintings are missing something. But aren’t we all? Icaza’s work represents an ambition, longing and void that exists within most of us—if not all those who encounter aspects of life that give and take from the human psyche. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of life and …

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Bodega de la Haba Presents Frieze Frame: Important Works by American Artist Judy Rifka.

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[dropcap]C[/dropcap]urator Gregory de la Haba recently unveiled the second installation of works by Judy Rifka. Currently housed at The Yard near Herald Square, Bodega de la Haba presents Frieze Frame: Important Works by American Artist Judy Rifka, delves even deeper into Rifka’s catalogue, exploring various phases of her work from past to present. If you aren’t privy to what Judy Rifka means to …

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Like Knows Like Likes Wasted Rita.

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[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he ongoing documentary series, Like Knows Like, recently caught up with one of our favorite illustrators, Wasted Rita. Based in Portugal, Rita is known for her biting wit and sarcasm. Check it out! Wasted Rita from Like Knows Like on Vimeo. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of life and culture with a …

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Sample Fig 1. | Alfonso Lourido.

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[dropcap]R[/dropcap]elying on a theme of surreal irony, Alfonso Lourido‘s marries opposites in his humorous illustration series, Sample Fig 1. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of life and culture with a loving, but brute, educational tinge. When we say, “Creative Sustenance Daily,” we mean it. quietlunch.com

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Gruin Gallery Premieres Punks, Poets and Provocateurs at Jue Lan Club Southampton.

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[dropcap]W[/dropcap]hitehot Magazine hosted the inaugural Art Hour at The Barn, the new club-like gallery inside an early 20th century restored barn outback from Stratis Morfogen’s Southampton outpost of his wildly successful New York City restaurant, the Jue Lan Club. Named after a secret Chinese art society in the 1930’s, the Jue Lan Club merges fine art with fine dining like …

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Breaking Point. | James Bullough.

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[dropcap]J[/dropcap]ames Bullough‘s latest exhibition, Breaking Point, is currently on display in the project room at Thinkspace Gallery. The exhibition features new works by Bullough that address moments of existential fracture, disruption, and personal breach. Breaking Point is on display until June 18th. If you’re in Culver City, be sure to stop by and check it out! Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot …

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Sapparo. | STUA.

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[dropcap]F[/dropcap]or those of you who are looking for minimal storage but still desire some style, the Sapporo collection by STUA could be a great addition to your home. STUA, which stands for Solo Tengo Un Amor – “I have only one love,” is a burgeoning, tight-knit furniture manufacturer from Spain. They specialize in designing innovative pieces with contemporary charm. You can …

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VIDEO. | “What’s It Gonna Be?” | Shura.

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Inspired by a true story, the visuals for Shura‘s newest single, “What’s It Gonna Be?”, depicts a classic John Hughes-like tale but ends in a surprising twist. The London-based songstress is set to release her début album, Nothing’s Real, on July 8th. You can pre-order the album here and download “What’s It Gonna Be?” here or stream it on Spotify. Quiet LunchQuiet …

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Leg Show. | Eric Neveu.

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[dropcap]E[/dropcap]ric Neveu’s Leg Show is a radiant display of synchronized eroticism. Inspired by Francis Giacobetti, Neveu makes surrealistic use of color and formation. Quiet LunchQuiet Lunch is a grassroot online publication that seeks to promote various aspects of life and culture with a loving, but brute, educational tinge. When we say, “Creative Sustenance Daily,” we mean it. quietlunch.com