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Our Almost Real Things Artist Spotlight is composed of the emerging artists, local organizations and entrepreneurs we've featured in our print issues. This zine is built on collaboration. If you have finished or unfinished work you’d like to feature in Almost Real Things, please shoot us an email at hello@almostrealthings.com.

The Landscapes of West Texas by Carol Hayman

"The images are made in the desert country around the Devil’s River, Val Verde County in West Texas. The landscape ignites the imaginations of modern...

Parallel Assimilations by Amanda Staples

Parallel Assimilations This chance-derived 35mm film series combines double exposures between the artist and collaborating photographers. The spontaneous results capture the dynamic between the individuals...

In Between Art and Music with Jeremy Earhart

Mixed media artist and sculptor Jeremy Earhart creates ornamentally detailed pieces that appeal to your childhood nostalgia. We met Jeremy at SXSW 2014, shortly after...

Rolling Up The Issues with Jenn Hassin

Texas born Jenn Hassin focuses on her process to achieve visually intricate and impactful art. At once monotonous and obsessive, Jenn rolls each piece of...

Robots Who Feel with Lauren Briere

Robot lover and illustrator Lauren Briere has figured out how to give emotion to machines. Inside her studio, Lauren has discovered the secret to breathing life...

A Stack of Inspiration by Demi Anter

To help me write my film, I'm using a technique that involves writing ideas on note cards: lines of dialogue, images, locations—anything inspiring. Then when...

Capturing the Soul with Robert Page

Self taught painter Robert Page loves a good challenge—depicting the soul of a human or animal. His paintings are brimming with thought-provoking surrealist details, sometimes melancholic,...

Alex Doty: Doofy Drawings of Cute, Doofy Things

Local illustrator Alex Doty likes hoppy beer, goofy cats, alliteration and you! (According to her. I haven't met you yet so I can't say but...

Artist Spotlight: Woodwork at 17th’s Austin Evers

"A piece of furniture doesn’t have to be solely functional, it can be beautiful, it can create conversation, comfort, relationships." Austin Evers is the founder...

Lisa Belcher Unwraps New Short Film “The Gift”

Local Austin filmmaker, Lisa Belcher, is releasing her short film "The Gift" this week and we have an exclusive first look. It is already gaining international...

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