Artist Profiles

An artist is one who creates – writers, musicians, painters, graffiti artists, rock stackers – all are artists.

Here at Matador we have interviews and profiles of artists from Banksy, the graffiti artist, to Zefrey Throwell, who organized a naked protest in New York City.

Artist Profiles Articles
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Why New York City is no place for the young artist

by Alecia Lynn Eberhardt
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Meet the man behind the most iconic image of the 21st century

by Matt Hershberger
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13 awesome street artists (who aren’t Banksy)

by Matt Hershberger

Avant-garde Czech film director Věra Chytilová dies, aged 85

by Katka Lapelosa

Why you might become a better person by watching this year’s Oscar nominees

by Sean Malin

14 of the best roles to celebrate the life and career of Philip Seymour Hoffman

by Matt Hershberger

A conversation with OMNI: The underground voice of Cuba

by Matthew Abrams
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8 photos of urban culture you might not expect to come out of Zimbabwe

by Dikson
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Learn how your bike defines you in 40 seconds

by Katka Lapelosa
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The revolution will not be industrialized: Community art in Súa, Ecuador

by Bani Amor
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Photographing Berlin’s homeless

by Slow Travel Berlin
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8 of the world’s most moving spoken word pieces

by Dikson
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3 artists to check out now in Culver City, Los Angeles

by Adam Mars
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Ephemeral art + independent travel

by Spencer Klein
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Art as reconciliation in Côte d’Ivoire

by Cara Waterfall
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Painting with gravity [VID]

by Jason Wire
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Naked on Wall Street: Q&A with artist Zefrey Throwell

by Kate Sedgwick
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The ‘meditative art’ that is Gravity Glue

by Carlo Alcos
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