Raheem Nelson

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  1. Featured Illustration: Phantogram

    Date 25 Jun 2015
    Welcome to my blog! In this post I will be talking about my latest New York centric painting. A while back a friend of mine put me on the band Phantogram. They were playing at one of the piers in Manhattan. The rain was coming down like crazy but the band’s…

  2. Style by Ra: Tie Width

    Date 22 Jun 2015
    Welcome to my blog! I am proud to introduce a new menswear style tip section to my site. Working at The Tie Bar NYC pop up has made me even more passionate about menswear and dressing well. Styling customers is a lot of fun so recently I decided it would make…

  3. Little Robots Comic: Prince of Thieves

    Date 31 May 2015
    Welcome to my blog! This is the latest installment of my Little Robots webcomic  Inspired by the controversy of Richard Prince’s latest so called art exhibition. Basically he stole Instagram photos from various users, slightly changed them and is now selling them for ludicrous amounts of money. The original owners…

  4. #WhereIsRa?: 101 Threads Grand Opening

    Date 16 May 2015
    Welcome to my blog! Today I will be talking about the opening of the 101 Threads Gallery.  Yesterday was the grand opening of 101 Art Threads in New Haven. The basic concept is artists sign up for $50 a month and get gallery representation in this dynamic space. Founder and…

  5. Featured Illustration: Museum of Moving Image

    Date 15 May 2015
    Welcome to my blog! In this post I will be talking about my latest urban landscape painting.  On my birthday in March I took a trip out to Astoria to check out the Mad Men exhibit at The Museum of Moving Image. It was incredible seeing the props and…

  6. Little Robots Comic: Run This Town

    Date 13 May 2015
    Welcome to my blog! This is the latest installment of my Little Robots webcomic.  Inspired by a disagreement a friend of mine had at the movie theater two weeks ago. We travelled in a group of 30 people to see Age of Ultron and one guy didn’t approve.

  7. Featured Illustration: Joan Holloway

    Date 12 May 2015
    Welcome to my blog! In this post I will be talking about my series of portraits inspired by AMC’s Mad Men. In anticipation of the final season (half season, really.) of Mad Men I created a series of portraits in Procreate inspired by the cast. Here is some pop art…

  8. Ra x The Tie Bar (Part 4)

    Date 05 May 2015
    Welcome to my blog! In this post I will be talking about my exciting freelance opportunity with The Tie Bar.   Here are four more designs I created for The Tie Bar. I greatly enjoyed the freedom I had on this assignment. There were minimal revisions and I got to…

  9. Little Robots Comic: Waka for President

    Date 05 May 2015
    Welcome to my blog! This is the latest installment of my Little Robots webcomic. Inspired by Waka Flocka’s bid for US President. Art created in Sketchbook Pro.

  10. Featured Illustration: Betty Francis

    Date 04 May 2015
    Welcome to my blog! In this post I will be talking about my series of portraits inspired by AMC’s Mad Men In anticipation of the final season (half season, really.) of Mad Men I created a series of portraits in Procreate inspired by the cast. Here is some pop art…

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