This week we released a new version of our iOS app (now with Editorials), two Artist Invites closed and are now in the selection process, the second issue of our magazine Not For Print is now shipping, we interviewed Damon Way, the founder of FACT. brand and of course there’s this week’s art giveaways.
Our new Editorial homepage has been integrated into our iOS app. This means you can now get sucked into our curated, best-of-the-best art and inspiration stream on your iPhone and iPads. You’re welcome. Go check it out.
Ello Guest Editor Selections in Progress
Thanks for everyone who submitted, we’re really excited for your contributions. Moving forward, we’ll be creating more opportunities for guest editors to collaborate with us and influence the art shared in front of our largest audience.
Stay tuned for the selection announcement.
Digital Decade Selections in Progress
The curators have narrowed down hundreds of submissions to a shortlist of artists to be featured in the Digital Decade V: Cyberia London Exhibition. Follow @digitaldecade as we roll outfinal artist selections this week.
Todd Berger Interviews Damon Way
Read our interview with Damon Way, founder of @factbrand and a longtime fixture in the skate community. Ello CEO @todd talked to Damon about his passion for skater subculture and the launch of the FACT. capsule collection in Shibuya, Japan. Read the whole interview.
This Weeks Giveaways
Arkitip x FACT. x J. Grant Brittain Giveaway #3
Arkitip’s mission is to support the arts, promote freedom of expression, and make art affordable and accessible.
One unframed, hand-signed 16 x 20 In., original photograph of Jim Theibaud by J. Grant Brittain. https://ello.co/arkitip/post/pj82d0ubewe9prjhaclazq
Momma Tried is an interdisciplinary art project with a print-only publication at its center. Published in New Orleans, Momma Tried is an exploration of the current trajectory of humanity towards cyborgian identity, artificial intelligence, how ideas can be suggested into existence, and the present mortality of 20th Century perspectives.
Win a soon-to-be-sold-out copy of Issue 2: https://ello.co/mommatried/post/wgpojxen1aitna91gveqza
Duane King is a Creative Director in Portland spacing out on Ello.
Win one of Duane’s recreations of the Pioneer Plaque. Learn more about the kickstarter for the replica here and stay tuned for the giveaway as it goes live later this week.
Awesome background image by @vonxmitch.
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