With 800 million users and counting, Instagram has become a key platform for painters, photographers, illustrators and other artists to showcase their work and gain a loyal following of fans and collectors, forever transforming the way we experience and consume art, and most say it’s for the better. So if you’re an art lover always looking for fresh visual inspiration, here are three of the best creators to follow on Instagram in 2019.
Frank Shepard Fairey
One of the most famous graphic artists and muralists alive, Shepard Fairy, started his career as a street artist. Since then, his incredibly large opus, concentrated on the colors black, white and red, has been used in screen-prints, illustrations, collages, sculptures, posters and murals.
Ever since introducing her signature style to the public, Sarah Bahbah has gained a massive following and earned collaborations with brands like Gucci and a long list of up-and-coming models. Her original work has been on display at art galleries around the world since 2015.
Andy Dixon is celebrated for his bright, warm, colorful aesthetics that’s both bold and captivating, yet easy-going and playful. Exploring “the psychology of value and the taboo entanglement of fine art and luxury,” Dixon creates highly relatable pieces portraying luscious, cosy interiors to die for.