The Aesthetica Artists’ Directory is a global network of artists engaging with the professional art world. In print, on our website and in social media we have created a forum for discussion and interactivity where artists, galleries, collectors, critics, curators and enthusiasts can meet and discover art from around the world.

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Albert Janzen

Albert Janzen won the Luxembourg Art Prize 2015. Alongside studying Philosophy and Mathematics in Berlin, London and Amsterdam, he has followed his artistic path autonomously…

Alejandra Gómez Sarmiento

A visual artist based in Barcelona, Gómez Sarmiento’s practice is focused on photographic composition, video installation and art film. She explores the human condition and…

Anastasia Schipanova

Anastasia Schipanova represents a new generation of emerging Russian contemporary artists. Her work can be described as a mix of expressionism, symbolism and abstractionism in…

André Lichtenberg

André Lichtenberg is a Brazilian-German award-winning artist based in the UK. His practice explores contemporary landscape photography by combining childhood memories, time fragmentation and digital…

Andrew James Robinson

Andrew James Robinson manipulates paint media in a process that is somewhere between representation and abstraction. The synthetic world that is depicted takes reference from…

Anna Cortada

The artwork of Anna Cortada is filled with elements of nature, and images that suggest flowers, vegetables, monsters and masks. In 2013, she started the…

Anna Matykiewicz

Anna Matykiewicz is a painter of emotional portraits using vibrant colours. Although compositions begin with photographs, her intuition via a free-flowing process and memory are…

Annamarie Dzendrowskyj

Annamarie Dzendrowskyj seeks to examine and paint the indeterminate nature of ‘ways of seeing’. Employing a process of creation and erasure, concealing and revealing, her…

Anne Gibson

Anne Gibson’s multidisciplinary work investigates constrained imagery of the human form and environment. Using different methods of layering, she explores moments of serendipity, whilst enjoying…

Anthony Huber

Utilising painting, drawing and sculptural processes, Anthony Huber’s work examines the tension between erosion and reconstruction. Of particular interest is the strain in visceral conflicts…

Anthony White

Anthony White is a contemporary visual artist who was born in Australia and is based in Paris. His practice focuses on ideas relating to the…

Assiya Amini

Artist and filmmaker Assiya Amini grew up in Afghanistan, Germany and the UK. She is interested in the impact that the people and places around…

Barry Masteller

Barry Masteller’s work reflects a keen understanding of painting as a three-dimensional terrain, formed by sedimented layers of pigment binder and varnish, and built up…

Billie Bond

British multidisciplinary artist Billie Bond uses the traditional skills of realistic portrait sculpture as a point of departure. She explores processes of making, destroying and…

Brandon Le

Currently embracing his passion for oil painting, Brandon Le aims to bring a sense of peace to the viewer through minimalistic backdrops and a limited…

Brett Dyer

Texas, USA-born Brett Dyer is an art professor and artist. His recent work combines abstract figures with evocative colours and patterns revealing the complexity of…

Carol Ginandes

Carol Ginandes is an American artist who creates richly coloursaturated landscapes depicting transcendent experiences of nature. Shown in galleries and museums, her work has also…

Christos Tsimaris

Christos Tsimaris’ paintings are primarily portraits and figurative pictures. Like many contemporary figurative painters, it’s impossible for Christos Tsimaris to avoid the extensive influence of…

Cynli Sugita

Cynli Sugita is a digital artist who creates collages and montages in her native Japan. The Mui Vision series is a 1,000- piece project to…

Cynthia J Duncan

Born in East Africa, Cynthia J Duncan is currently based in the UK, working in oils and watercolours. She says: “My paintings are a reflection…

Cyrille Charro

Born to a French mother and a Lebanese father, photographer Cyrille Charro grew up between two countries. Alternating cultures, he feels disconnected from both of…

David Cass

Without exception, each of David Cass’ artworks describe water in some way. From straight depiction of seas or pools to exploration of environmental extremes in…

Diana Whiley

Diana Whiley is an Australian digital artist. A lover of myth and ritual, she is currently exploring narratives that resonate with all forms of art…

Diane Maclean

Diane Maclean is a sculptor working mainly in stainless steel and light, in pieces that are placed in the landscape and open spaces in towns…

Dorothy Ramsay

Experimentation is key for Dorothy Ramsay. She uses a variety of subject matter and materials, from oils and pastels to printmaking. Presently, her focus is…

Ekaterina Popova

Ekaterina Popova is a Russian-born, US-based visual artist. Her paintings fuse memories with scenes from the current environment. The domestic spaces and still lifes are…

Emel Karakozak

Award-winning photographer Emel Karakozak is the first woman in Turkey to hold a EFIAP/g title and has also participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions…

Fedya Ili

Born in the former USSR and having lived in Europe, Asia and South America, Fedya Ili is currently based in Berlin. After two decades as…

Georg Óskar

Georg Óskar delves in the subconscious in order to expose hidden emotions and introspective sentiments. The present climate dictates that we pay attention to the…

Grace Price

Grace Price has always pushed the boundaries of painting – stretching the possibilities of traditional methods in order to create pluralities between the contemporary and…

Hanna ten Doornkaat

Hanna ten Doornkaat explores the process and meaning of ‘nonobjective’ drawing. Marks, lines and grids employed as a compositional format are often recurring elements. Her…

Jason Clarke

Jason Clarke uses art therapy to manage his bipolar disorder. It helps to release the pressure in his head from disturbing voices and visions. He…

Jeffrey Luque

Jeffrey Luque’s Girl with Flowers combines realist portraiture with extravagant detail. The series is on display from 19 May at CoRK Arts District in Jacksonville…

Jennifer Gunlock

Based in Long Beach, California, Jennifer Gunlock applies photographic imagery collected on her travels with drawing techniques to construct tree figures whose bodies are awkwardly…

John DuVal

Jersey City-born watercolourist John DuVal strives to capture the light and colour of urban landscapes to create a fresh, yet familiar feel for the viewer…

Julian Mullineux

Born in South Africa, raised in the UK and currently based in Oman, Julian Mullineux’s artistic process begins with the development of a relationship with…

Lennette Newell

In Lennette Newell’s Ani-human series, the gap between humans and wild animals is diminished, along with any hierarchy that has been imposed by the technology…

Liam Dobson

Scottish artist Liam Dobson depicts natural and urban surroundings using a variety of materials and formats. Combining impressionism and illustration, his dramatic use of colour…

Lucy Carty

Lucy Carty’s background in environmental science and biology influences her use of nature as a metaphor for the creative process. She views the earth as…

Marja de Sanctis

Marja de Sanctis is an artist and illustrator based in London. She uses mixed media, rendered in a painterly style and an eye-catching colour palette…

Mary Lonergan

Mary Lonergan is an Oakland, California artist who uses vibrant colour and movement to design an essential exchange between the art and the viewer. She…

Meiyi Yang

Designer Meiyi Yang explores the relationship between jewellery and clothing as they relate to the human body as an expression of individuality. Her latest work…

Michael Brewington

Atlanta-based Michael Brewington uses photography to deal with what he feels is the increasing depersonalisation of the world around him due to the internet. His…

Michael Shaw

US-based illustrator Michael Shaw explores the concept of art as a form of meditation and therapy. Using colourful inks, he investigates the mysteries of the…

Nina Baxter

London-based artist Nina Baxter produces geometric abstract paintings that focus on the interaction of colour. Baxter graduated from The Courtauld Institute of Art with a…

Nouha Homad

Nouha Homad captures the essence of nameless sensations evoked by sounds, smells, sight and touch. The work communicates the intensity of her emotional response to…

Nu’a Bön

Nu’a Bön is a Hawai’i-born artist and shaman trained in the USA, South America and China. The generosity of patrons allows him to explore sacred…

Olga Lomaka

Olga Lomaka is a promising emerging artist who is actively exhibiting worldwide and participating in global art fairs and biennales. Current global issues, the perceived…

Olivia Strange

Olivia Strange makes multimedia, immersive installations using objects from work/domestic environments, poetry, found materials, sound and video projection. Her work interrogates the idea that objects…

Phil Hughes

Selected by art critic Ian Mayes for the 2016 Discerning Eye exhibition in London, Phil Hughes is an English painter working in oils and acrylics…

Rachel Pedder-Smith

Rachel Pedder-Smith records nature in minute detail in watercolour. She is well-known for illustrating dried specimens at The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Her artwork is…

Rob Elford

Rob Elford is a London-based artist who works with a range of 3D printed materials combined with natural handcrafted finishes. His latest collection, The Vacanti…

Robi Walters

Robi Walters’ practice encompasses a contemporary re-examination of collage. Utilising bright colours and overlapping textures, each piece is a demonstration of finding beauty in everyday…

Rosie Burns

Rosie Burns seeks new ways to create. A UK-based artist working in oil, watercolour and print, Burns is interested in forging new visual landscapes to…

Sabine Müller

Sabine Müller is a fine art jewellery designer. She has a vast distribution network in Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway, the UK, Ireland and…

Sanna Haimila

Sanna Haimila is Finland-based painter and illustrator. The basis of her art is found in intuition and expressionism. Her current work explores the themes of…

Tiffany Scull Ceramics

Combining elegant forms, rich colours and intricate Sgraffito drawings, each one of Tiffany Scull’s unique ceramic pieces has been created by hand. Inspired by the…

Wayne Sleeth

Wayne Sleeth is a visual artist active on both sides of the English Channel. Regularly contributing to group shows in the UK, he works and…

Yusuke Sugiyama

Rather than as divisions or oppositions, Yusuke Sugiyama uses the concept of boundaries to explore the spaces in-between; somewhere between abstraction and embodiment, reality and…

Zoran Poposki

Zoran Poposki (MFA, PhD) is an award-winning multidisciplinary artist based in Hong Kong. He explores cultural translation, liminality, identity and public space through painting, drawing…