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COLLAB: City Royals Menswear

When FASHION meets ART! New custom wearable art pieces coming soon! https://www.cityroyalsmenswear.com/ When FASHION meets ART! New custom wearable art pieces coming soon!(swipe for details) #CITYROYALS x #NikRidley x #ArtSnob #agency…

travels | Sedona, AZ

Sedona is truly breathtaking. Nestled in the mountains of Arizona, this world-renown hub of art and spirituality lives up to its reputation as hub for progressives, artisans, shopkeepers, and unique…

Veins

“Veins Hi:Way” | Nik Ridley | 2017 A post shared by @artsnobs (@artsnobagency) on Oct 29, 2017 at 7:42am PDT

travels | Utah

This was my first time visiting Utah and I couldn’t believe how BIG the sky is (and that I never journeyed there before). And the rock structures. And sun. Unbelievable.…

@artsnobs | “Dia 2.0”

“Dia 2.0″ | Acrylic+Canvas | 24″x30” | Nik Ridley. 2017 | $1350.00 USD From Another world, you kiss, And speak words from another time You say you know me from…

from the mouths of masters

“If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.” Albrecht Durer “It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but…

@artsnobs | “won”

“Won” | Acrylic+Canvas | 24″x30″ | Nik Ridley. 2017. | $3300 | http://artsnobagency.com Jack and Jill Walked in a garden, Leaving bread crumbs behind them On a yellow brick road.…

5 shades of game

Taking chances. Believing in yourself. Going for it. We hear these things all the time as it relates to achieving our goals and fulfilling our dreams. But what does it…

@artsnobs | “mirrors”

“Mirrors” | 30×36 | acrylic+canvas | Nik Ridley. 2017 | All Rights Reserved. We often see ourselves as separate from what we are experiencing – the people, places, things. Mirrors…

the art of professionalism

1) Keep conversations work-related and leave discussions about politics and/or religion for spaces that are receptive to your personal beliefs. If special accommodations are being requested, tactfully and respectfully do…

@artsnobs | “mother”

“Mother” | 30×36 | acrylic+canvas | Nik Ridley. 2017. All Rights Reserved. With each step is a million years of experience. She birthed into this world the dreams we all…

@artsnobs | “she is muse”

“She Is Muse” | Acrylic+Canvas | 24″x30″ | Nik Ridley. 2017. | http://artsnobagency.com This piece honors the “Muse” – the inspiring energy that animates the artist. When we speak of…

branding as legacy

Photo: Clem Onojeghuo Think of Branding as creating a legacy. Just like when we flip through old photo albums and see pictures of Grandpa, there will be some conversation about…

@artsnobs | “ties”

“Ties” | Acrylic+Canvas | 24″x30″ | Nik Ridley. 2017. | http://artsnobagency.com Relationships are the Bedrock of society. It is the essence and sweetness of life, and the purpose of living…

@artsnobs | “is love”

“Is Love” | Acrylic+Canvas | 30″x40″ | Nik Ridley. 2017. | artsnobagency.com There is a current, a primal energy that is the basis of everything seen and unseen. Some have…

@artsnobs | “akhenaten”

“Akhenaten” | Acrylic+Canvas | 24″x30″ | Nik Ridley. 2017. | http://artsnobagency.com Existence is a cycle. Our circulatory system. The planet’s rotation. Time. Birth to death to rebirth. We begin as…

play is practice

Photo: Emily Sea The job task is to create – not just anything, but something that enhances your portfolio. The goal is to communicate how you communicate. Your vibe. Your original aesthetic and…

@artsnobs | “eye and eye”

“Eye and Eye” | Acrylic+Canvas | 30″x40″ | Nik Ridley. 2017. | $3200 | artsnobagency.com Our blood carries messages from the past, literally manifesting who we are, presently. It is…

@artsnobs | “venus”

“Venus” | Oil Pastels+Acrylic+Canvas | Nik Ridley. 2017. | artsnobagency.com This is a tribute to my mother, Linda Kaye Hill – may she rest in Peace. She is/was the biggest…

@artsnobs | “omni”

“Omni” | Acrylic+Canvas | 30″x40″ | Nik Ridley. 2017. | artsnobagency.com God. The Universe. Jah. All names used to describe the infinite – the Source of all. The AllSpark. This…

JEREMY MONTOYA | video blog

Fate is a funny thing. A friend of mine in Phoenix told me about a Cru of dynamic persons that I had to meet when I touched down. 2 weeks…