The Big Bad List: 80+ Artworks For the Ultimate Psychedelic Experience

The artists mentioned on this list are the creators of some of the most trippy art we have come across on Cupick as well as the expanse of the web.

In this week’s Big Bad List we bring to you artworks that transcend the limits of perceivable consciousness.

(This list is no particular order and is not exhaustive)


 

ACID TOAD

Acid Toad is an exploration of psychedelia manifest through the dark mind of its creator – Acid Toad a.k.a Gaurav Basu – an illustrator and designer from Bangalore, India. Vocalist at Inner Sanctum, an extreme metal band and one of the heavyweights in the Indian scene, Gaurav is turned on by all kinds of creative pursuits.

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Ice Serpent by Acid Toad | Cupick

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CLINTO JAGAN

Clinto’s artwork is perhaps a reflection of his own inquisitive nature. Originally from Thrissur, Kerala, Clinto currently works in Bangalore and has even exhibited his work in Spain.

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Dreams of Mind by Clinto Jagan | Cupick

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SANTANU HAZARIKA

Santanu Hazarika is an engineering student from Gauhati University with a passion for illustrations, specially intricate doodles. His artwork was recently selected as the winning entry, from among  28 doodles exhibited from around the world at the Red Bull Doodle Art Global Gallery in Cape Town.

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Inclusion by Santanu Hazarika | Cupick

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MRIDUL BHAGAT

Mridul Bhagat is a graphic artist, who masters the art of collage with his unique creations influenced by mythology and deities.

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Lakshmi by Mridul Bhagat | Cupick

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RJ ARTWORKS

Rohan and Rahul Jha of R.J. Artworks, have been quite popular with their work that revolves around pop culture, with a strong focus on movies, tv series and music. And some humour thrown in for good measure.

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Om by RJ Artworks | Cupick

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ANDREW (ANDROID) JONES

Andrew Jones describes his work as the part of a larger universe of what he calls Electro-Mineralist Art. He endeavors to find his way through the ends of imagination unto infinity itself.

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Artwork by Android Jones

Discover more of Andrew’s work here.

 

TOKIO AOYAMA

Tokio Aoyama is an artist from Japan, who paints with a combination of metaphysical, spiritual, and music themes. His is passionate about culture and is always looking to share insight of Japanese culture, history, and tradition such as tattooing and art trends of present day Japan.

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Artwork by Tokio Aoyama

Discover more of Tokio’s work here.

 

LUKE BROWN

Luke Brown’s mesmerizing art is a gateway into a higher dimension of being and holds incredible perceptions of hidden consciousness.

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Artwork by Luke Brown

Discover more of Luke’s work here.

 

DITHI MUKHERJEE

Dithi Mukherjee’s art is a tribute to her roots. Profoundly traditional yet brimming with contemporary charm, Dithi creates a form of art that is immediately accessible.

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Maa Lokhi by Dithi Mukherjee

Discover more of Dithi’s work here.

 

BHUMIKA MUKHERJEE

Bhumika Mukherjee is a full time illustrator and a painter, based in Ahmedabad. Her artwork is a fascinating exploration of the bizarre.

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Potheads by Bhumika Mukherjee | Cupick

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NAKED MONKEY

Naked Monkey plays with textures to bring forth the diversity of each constituting element of his artworks.

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Tropical Funk by Naked Monkey | Cupick

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NEIL LADKIN

Neil Ladkin is an Illustrator, designer and thrill-seeker, based in Nottingham, UK. There’s a marked influence of vintage pop and psychedelic art in his minimalist artworks.

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Candy Skull by Neil Ladkin | Cupick

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FAMOUS WHEN DEAD

Famous When Dead, is a creator of strange and intriguing artworks,that are heavily influenced by popular culture, past and present. There are no obvious themes to his work although the reoccurring subjects of fragile celebrity and fallen idols are noticeable in recent works.

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Cash by Famous When Dead | Cupick

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JOANNA KROTKA

Joanna Krótka is an illustrator based in Kraków, Poland.  Her interests include comics, music, sci-fi (literature and movies), psychedelia, fairy tales and dreams and flea markets.

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Psychedelic Priestess by Joanna Krotka

Discover more of  work here.

 

KRIS TATE

Kris Tate is an illustrator based in Manchester. Her artwork predominantly features a quirky vintage rendition of nature.

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Artwork by Kris Tate

Discover more of  Kris’ work here.

 

SANDRA CASKEY

Sandra Caskey is an artist based in USA. She juxtaposes the inescapable truths of life and death, almost as if to convey nature as brutal yet replenishing.

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Skeletal Flowers by Sandra Caskey

Discover more of work here.

 

SEB ERIKSSON

Seb Eriksson is an artist based in Spain, who wants to capture those odd things which camera can not. He often uses charcoal, pastel or oil colors to make dark, mysterious and unpredictable artworks.

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Mind Devour by Seb Eriksson | Cupick

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KSHITIJ KUMAR

Kshitij Kumar treads through invigorating wilderness in his artworks which depict nature in all its savage finery.

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Paranoia by Kshitij Kumar | Cupick

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AASHIT

Aashit is an artist based in Mumbai creating art influenced by what he calls the psychedelic paraphernalia of life.

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Varaganapati by Aashit | Cupick

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SALONI SINHA

Saloni Sinha wanders into immaculately constructed dreamscapes, meandering through its highs and lows, fueled by an insatiable curiosity for adventure. Every vivid detail and every overlooked intricacy, instigates a journey, that only ceases with the familiar.

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Dreambendersyndrome by Saloni Sinha | Cupick

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ROBERLAN

Roberlan is a Brazilian digital illustrator, lettering and graphic designer, with interests in pop art, colors, cinema, music, pop culture and advertising. In his own words, he is unapologetically psychedelic.

 

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Psychedelyskull by Roberlan | Cupick

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SWINEFLEW

Arushi Kathuria takes form as Swine Flew in her dreams. She is the master of fluorescents and brave contrasts. She personifies the interstellar with limitless colors and a vivid imagination.

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The Dancer by Swineflew | Cupick

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MARCELO ROMERO

Marcelo Romero, in his own words, likes to draw things in different ways, using different methods.

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AAA by Marcelo Romero | Cupick

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LARRY CARLSON

Larry Carlson aims to offer the viewer a new way of seeing the world, to describe life as magical, and rich with wonder, mystery and possibility.

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Strength of The Lion by Larry Carlson

Discover more of  Larry’s work here.

 

ANDREA

Andrea is a digital artist based in Germany who creates mind bending illusions, transporting the viewer to an alternate reality and keeping them wanting more.

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Discover more of Andrea’s work here.

 

KELLY KEITH

Kelly Keith is an artist based in USA who specializes in creating technicolor, retro, psychedelic pop illustrations.

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Artwork by Kelly Keith

Discover more of Kelly’s work here.

 

ADRITA DAS

Adrita Das adopts a minimalist approach in her quirky pop-art illustrations that celebrate all the good things in life.

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Banana Selfie Series by Adrita Das | Cupick

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FEED YOUR HEAD

Arushi Sethi is an artist from Gujarat and has lived in many parts of India. What intrigues her the most is that every artist irrespective of their medium cuts open a chunk of their mind.

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You wonderful thing you sense of wonder by Feed Your Head | Cupick

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 SAAGAR GAVRI

Saagar Gavri’s visions of a parallel universe come to life in his artworks that as enticing as they are cautionary.

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Landscape One by Saagar Gavri | Cupick

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HARVEY H. WARWICK III

Harvey, an artist based in USA, creates artwork that revels in the inexplicable.How do you find your way out when you perceive no end?

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Fractal Wings by Harvey H. Warwick III | Cupick

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MONISHA MIRIAM

Monisha Miriam personifies the erratic flights of her unquenchable imagination, through her artwork that imbibes the blinding hues of the colourful and ecstatic world, she so desperately wishes to explore.

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In Psychedelic Waters by Monisha Miriam | Cupick

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DIPANTOR TALUKDAR

Dipantor Talukdar is an animator, photographer, filmmaker and illustrator, who enjoys conceptualizing, illustrating and developing designs. He is urrently a student of Bachelor’s degree program in Multimedia and Animation from St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous), Kolkata.

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Kamakhya by Dipantor Talukdar | Cupick

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MARTA DE ANDRES

Marta de Andres is a 24 years old artist based in Spain, currently working as an illustrator and matte painter, after finishing a degree in Fine Arts.

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Darth Monroe by Marta de Andres

Discover more of Marta’s work here.

 

CHOOJ

Chooj is an artist based in Ukraine who uses diverse techniques to recreate fragments of nature as beings in another dimension.

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Cat From Outer Space by Chooj

Discover more of Chooj’s work here.

 

ABGSTUDIOS

ABGStudios is based in USA, creating artworks largely influenced by pop culture, pop art and mythology.

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Lucky Day of The Dead by AbgStudios

Discover more of ABGStudios work here.

 

JULIE BELOUSSOW

Julie Beloussow is an artist based in USA, where she weaves her visions into beings through several artistic media. Her style of work is vibrant and buoyant, a psychedelic burst of color and mystical imagery.

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Consciousness Revoked by Julie Beloussow

Discover more of Julie’s work here.

 

BINOODHA SASI

Binoodha Sasi is an illustrator and graphic designer based in Mumbai who is a self proclaimed closet art aficionado.

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Tantric Set by Binoodha Sasi | Cupick

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ADITI DASH

Aditi Dash is an illustrator and visual artist who loves experimenting with elements to create funky psychedelic art.

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Dawn of The Cepalopod by Aditi Dash | Cupick

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NAMAAH KUMAR

Namaah Kumar is an illustrator and graphic artist based in Mumbai, with a unconventional sense of style that thrives on everything bold.

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Commatose by Namaah | Cupick

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SAHIL MEHTA

Sahil Mehta artworks explore the dark expanse of surreal experiences. His subjects are often people, highly distorted by the world they are perceived within.

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Double Jointed by Sahil Mehta | Cupick

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VEZAKIADIS NIKOLAOS

Vezakiadis Nikolaos constructs immaculate landscapes of breathtaking beauty, a dream that the viewer certainly wouldn’t want to escape.

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Rainbow Institute of Psychedelic Thoughts by Vezakiadis Nikolaos | Cupick

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GIANLUCA GAMBINO

Gianluca Gambino is an artist based in Italy, with a knack for spinning together surrealist mystery with overtones of psychedelia.

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La-Collectionneuse by Gianluca Gambino

Discover more of Gianluca’s work here.

 

MARIANO PECCINETTI

Mariano Peccinetti is a collage artist who employs a beautiful blend of elements to create a vintage landscape.

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by Mariano Peccinetti

Discover more of  Mariano’s work here.

 

LAURA BOREALISIS

Laura Borealisis is an artist based in USA. Her creations are a grand ovation to popular cultural and historical figures.

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Frida by Laura Borealisis

Discover more of Laura’s work here.

 

RIDI SIMONE

Ridi Simone is an artist based in Italy. His artworks are attempts to portray the body transcending its normal and reassuring physicality.

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Are You Dead? by Ridi Simone | Cupick

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CHRIS DYER

Chris Dyer is passionate about diverse cultures and with his art he succeeds at making them all one. Chris’ art is rooted in the skateboard culture he has been part of since a young boy.

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Discover more of Chris’ work here.

 

ALEX GREY 

Alex Grey (born November 29, 1953) is an American visionary artist, author, teacher, and Vajrayana practitioner. His body of work spans a variety of forms including performance art, process art, installation art, sculpture, visionary art, and painting.

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by Alex Grey

Discover more of Alex’s work here.

 

HATTIE STEWART

Hattie Stewart is a London based artist, illustrator and professional doodler. Her playful and quirky style is an extension of her carefree attitude.

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Elephant by Hattie Stewart

Discover more of Hattie’s work here.

 

IGOR PIACKA

Igor Piacka’s highly detailed style of psychedelic art is laced with subdued eroticism. It immediately evokes a sense of intimacy and oneness with a higher entity.

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Artwork by Igor Piacka

Discover more of Igor’s work here.

 

FUKVAAS

Fukvaas was started by Ishan Kanwar and Varun Kanwar, to provide an alternative to everything coommonplace. Ishan is a Graphic Artist/ Designer besides being a musician. Varun is an Animator and Motion Graphic Artist.

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Fukvaas Spell by Fukvaas | Cupick

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VISHESH SHARMA

Vishesh Sharma weaves  visions and interpretations of his surroundings into a mysterious tapestry, adorned with his unrestrained imagination. Guided by an insatiable need to unearth the secrets of the universe abound, Vishesh creates an expanse of possibilities.

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Love Twist by Vishesh Sharma | Cupick

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NIHARIEKKA LOHIA

Nihariekka Lohia is an artist, illustrator and photographer based in Mumbai. Her work takes inspiration from life itself and illustrates the human struggle of survival.

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Blissful Moments by Nihariekka Lohia | Cupick

Discover more of Nihariekka’s work here.

 

KAT SATURN

Kat Saturn is a digital artist based in USA, specializing in psychedelic and fractal art with an Indian twist.

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Glitched Mughal-E-Azam by Kat Saturn | Cupick

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THE CONCEPTUAL CANVAS

The Conceptual Canvas is a collection of art which aims to break the monotony of daily life. All their creations are conceptual in nature i.e. based on an instance, thought, scenario.

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A Psychedelic Journey Into The Heart by The Conceptual Canvas | Cupick

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SIDHARTH OJHA

Sidarth Ojha quite persuasively presents a juxtaposition of the organic and inorganic, alluding to the essence of man’s relationship with his surroundings.

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Float by Sidharth Ojha | Cupick

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VICKY SHARMA

Vicky Sharma ventures into an unknowable realm with his psychedelic art that borders on macabre.

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Psychedelic Skull by Vicky Sharma | Cupick

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SWAYAMPRAVO DASGUPTA

Swayampravo Dasgupta indulges mainly in graphic and visual design. His aim is to turn all art into design, translate it for the bigger audience.

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Zebra’s Crossing by Swayampravo Dasgupta | Cupick

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JOHNNY CRAP

Jonathan Bergeron, A.K.A johnny Crap, is an artist based in Montreal,Canada who works mostly on shirt designs, for bands or urban brands but is also  a painter.

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Artwork by Johnny Crap

Discover more of Johnny’s work here.

 

CHRIS SAUNDERS

Chris Saunders is an artist based in Los Angeles, USA. After dabbling in the traditional design environment, “he had a moment of clarity,…saw the future of art and computer driven 2D and 3D graphics and animation across multiple media platforms and decided to lead rather than follow.

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Artwork by Chris Saunders

Discover more of Chris’ work here.

 

ANDREI VERNER

Andrei Verner is a graphic designer from Moscow, Russia. who was introduced to psychedelic art and totally fell in love with it.

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Marilyn Monroe by Andrei Verner

Discover more of Andrei’s work here.

 

NEWMAN D’SILVA

Newman D’Silva is a freelance artist who works from his home. He’s been doodling and sketching since as long as he can remember and has only recently started pursuing his passion a lot more seriously. Most of his inspiration comes from other artists that he discovers online.

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The Faces by Newman D’Silva | Cupick

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ATUL ANAND

Atul Anand is an avid photographer who found his passion for photography when took some of the pictures while he had nothing else to do.

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Travellers by Atul Anand | Cupick

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APARAJITHA VAASUDEV

Aparajitha Vaasudev is an artist based in Bangalore with a degree in Fine Arts. Her artwork takes much influence from culture and mythology thus connecting one to the spiritual realm.

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Focus by Aparajitha Vaasudev | Cupick

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MANAFOLART

Manafoldart is an artist based in Australia, creating artworks with a predominant sci-fi vibe, along with a good dose of psychedelia.

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Duality by Manafoldart

Discover more of Manafoldart here.

 

GALUMPHEAD

Vipul Mehra aka Galumphead is an illustrator, designer and visual artist based in Mumbai. His artwork is a profound reminder of everything that binds us to nature.

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Micros by Galumphead | Cupick

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SHUBHAM JHA

Shubham Jha’s art is an expression of transcendent human emotions, brought to life by his thoughtful interpretations.

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Dilemma by Shubham Jha | Cupick

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SHRIKAR SANJAY CHAVAN

Shrikar Chavan is a graphic designer based in Navi Mumbai, who manipulates thoughts into colourful dreams.

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The fear has gripped me but here I go by Shrikar Sanjay Chavan | Cupick

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VYSAKH

Vysakh’s artwork is a portrayal of the flights of imagination of the convoluted human mind. It is subtle but nonetheless striking.

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Apparition by Vysakh | Cupick

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JUAN MARCOS BOTBOL

Juan Marcos Botbol is an artist based in Argentina who is passionate about drawing and illustration. He  uses graffiti as a means of expression, and so his artwork always contains an element of surprise.

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Centinela by Juan Marcos Botbol | Cupick

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SANKALP AGARWAL

Sankalp Agarwal is a mixed media artist, who deftly combines contrasting elements to create an atmosphere of intrigue.

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Tripballs by Sankalp Agarwal | Cupick

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SHELTON LOBO

Shelton Lobo is a graphic artist who mainly designs digital fan art and poster designs, taking inspiration from popular icons.

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Psychedelic Vitruvian Man by Shelton Lobo | Cupick

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ANN ABRAHAM

Ann Abraham is an artist based in Bangalore, with interests in Graphic Design, Product Design and Industrial Design. Her artwork recreates nature and everything natural as surreal.

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Nature Colours by Ann Abraham | Cupick

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ANTRA

Antra is a third year student at Srishti School Of Art, Design and Technology, Bangalore. Her main interests lie in illustration, typography and branding.

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Psychedelic Mushroom by Antra | Cupick

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KAPISH KARNANI

Kapish Karnani undertakes a very unique rendition of spiritual liberation through artworks influenced by mythology.

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Psychedelic Shiva by Kapish Karnani | Cupick

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DEVRAJ BARUAH

Devraj Baruah is a graphic designer by profession and an artist at heart.  All his artworks are of different genres, but most are  influenced by dadaism and are avant-garde and surreal in nature.

 

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Indian Vintage by Devraj Baruah | Cupick

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