A couple of months ago we had the pleasure of interviewing local artist and art teacher Russell Powell for the upcoming issue of Content Magazine. Russell paints on his hand then stamps it onto a piece of paper. That might not sound impressive until you actually see his beautifully detailed black and white paintings that are painted on an approximately 4”x4” surface that isn’t flat. His paintings take on a global feel often incorporating indigenous people and exotic animals. His portraits also include people who are famous and or have made an important contribution to society.
Russell is a passionate and caring artist and teacher often donating his art to charity and fundraisers for his school and causes he believes in. Check out more of his work including great process videos on Instagram at: www.instagram.com/pangaeanstudios
You can read the whole article in Content Magazine issue 9.1 that comes out on Feb 16th. Content will be hosting one of their fantastic pick up parties on Feb 16th at AFKgg Gamer Lounge. We encourage you to come out and meet Russell, the other people featured in the issue as well as many other creatives – including us (Shannon & Donny).
Content Magazine Pick-Up Party 9.1
Thursday, February 16
7:00pm – 9:00pm
AFKgg Gamer Lounge
163 W Santa Clara Street, San Jose
In the land of innovation, there is always something new to discover – see what or who that is with the release of Issue 9.1 Find. Join us for a memorable night with great food, drinks, music, and art by 9.1 featured creatives at the AFKgg Gamer Lounge. There may even be a little friendly competition.