The Funeral Arts by Detra

The Funeral Arts by Detra

  I’m an androgynous Goth from Texas that has been DJing Goth Rock, Deathrock, Post-Punk and Industrial for over 13 years around the lonestar state as well as the west coast. Starting off as a comic book illustrator and graphic designer, my early work can be seen in comic strips for the short lived Deathrock Magazine as well as featured artist for Drop Dead Magazine and the UK based Spiders Web Zine. About four years…

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De’Ago Art paintings by Glenn Hidalgo

De’Ago Art paintings by Glenn Hidalgo

  Multi-Media Artist, Glenn Hidalgo brings his paintings to life with De’Ago Art. Specializing in Oils and Acrylic. From a very young age, I would say the embryo stage, I had a fascination with anything art. I guess it all started while watching my father paint for hours on end. Yeah, probably there. And after he left, Bob Ross took up that mantle. After studying fine art & graphic design at Pratt Institute in New…

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Hans Van Hoof: one of the world’s best music photographers

Hans Van Hoof: one of the world’s best music photographers

  In 2005, I bought my first reflex camera. After having experimented some time with it, I took several online and face-to-face courses and photography workshops. I also learned how to use Lightroom for post-processing. As I am passionate about travelling, there were plenty of opportunities to put into practice what I had learned. Our journeys to Iceland, the United States, Costa Rica, Italy, Kenia, Montenegro, New Zealand and many other destinations, gave me a…

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Attasalina’s art: Freed From Rage and Sorrow

Attasalina’s art: Freed From Rage and Sorrow

  I am a musician / photographer from California. Specializing in fine art and film photography, my work covers many subjects including landscape, portrait, nude, mixed media and documentary. I am currently working on my first book entitled Freed From Rage and Sorrow: Reflections of Emptiness in the American West. Photographed in various black and white films, this personal journey documents my experiences and observations searching for truth and discovering beauty in the haunting landscape…

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Yvette Winkler: photographer, musician, artist…

Yvette Winkler: photographer, musician, artist…

  Yvette Winkler is an artist from Utrecht, The Netherlands. She shoots mainly portrait series which speak about fragility and vulnerability of the human spirit. Yvette became interested in photography while taking a course at Hogeschool van Amsterdam where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Textile Design and Teaching. After finishing the studies, she has worked as a photography and fashion teacher for children and young adults for 10 years at Utrechts Centrum voor de Kunsten. Yvette is also…

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The world of Starkall Photography

The world of Starkall Photography

  1. Hello Starkall and welcome to ALTvenger. We are very glad to have you here. As I’ve seen quite a lot of your photos, I became curious about your photo work. As you yourself are very aesthetically oriented, so is your photography. You are an extroverted photographer, working mainly with female models, so can you tell us what your main inspiration when it comes to your creative work is? I always look up to…

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Justin Kurzel´s Macbeth (2015)

Justin Kurzel´s Macbeth (2015)

  When I first heard that a new film production based on William Shakespeare´s The Tragedy of Macbethwas in the works, I must admit that I was among the sceptics. As a Shakespearean scholar and published author surrounding his work, I tend to think that his plays should remain in theaters. Casting Michael Fassbender as Macbeth and Marion Cotillard as his infamous Lady, my scepticism turned into admiration since these two are simply a “beyond…

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Kryseis Retouche talks about her art

Kryseis Retouche talks about her art

  1. Hi Carole, we are so glad to have a chance to talk to you for our web magazine. When I discovered your art some years ago, I naturally felt drawn to it because of the motives and of course your skills and ideas. How did you start? Thank you very much for the privilege of being interviewed for your magazine. I’ve always loved the world of imagination. Creating pictures of what I imagine…

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Interview with Maggotmeister of AllThingsRotten, illustrator and artist

Interview with Maggotmeister of AllThingsRotten, illustrator and artist

      When we first approached Maggotmeister, illustrator and freelance artist at www.allthingsrotten.com, and asked for an interview, he set up a few firm rules: no asking him where he gets his inspiration, or how long he has been drawing, and there had to be naked ladies around. As we strongly suspect that the source of his talent is some Unclean Force, we refrained from asking further, lest we be devoured by a flock…

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Altvenger speaks to Robert Tritthardt, comic book artist and illustrator

Altvenger speaks to Robert Tritthardt, comic book artist and illustrator

Robert Tritthardt is the author of the famous webcomics Writhe and Shine and Overcast With A Chance of DOOM, has really impressive dreads, can survive in a forest, and, I kid you not, knows Kung Fu. And if that isn’t enough to swoon,  along the way he worked as a DJ and picked up a degree in illustration. His website is http://www.roberttritthardt.com/ Naturally, we wanted to know more about him, and he was kind enough to take time off…

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