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Just over eight years ago I launched Combustus on-line arts and literary magazine. My dream: to create a unique vehicle for artists and visionaries from all genres and all over the globe to inspire and learn from one another.

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Why Beauty Matters: Philosopher Roger Scruton & Theologian, Painter, Michael Pearce On Why We Need to Reclaim Art for the Soul, Part II

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The Poetry of the Aged: Interview with Dutch Figurative Painter, Francien Krieg


The Kinetic Photographs of Russia’s Leo Bugaev

Wilhelm Matthies

Wilhelm Matthies, Visual Artist and Teacher


Dorianne Laux: “All Poetry is Preparation for Death”

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The Naked Paintings of Teresa Oaxaca

Maria Kreyn

Russian-born Maria Kreyn: Artwork focal point in new television drama series “The Catch”


Between a Dancer and a Camera: The Photography of David Cooper

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Of Love, Loss and Rebirth: Motoi Yamamoto’s Saltscapes

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~ April


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