Combustus: "Where other conversations about art leave off, ours just begins."


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.

Deanna Phoenix Selene

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Matteo Marchisano-Adamo, Narrative Filmmaker, Hollywood

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The Physicality of Feelings: Interview with Stephen Bauman, Sweden

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Magaly Ohika, Painter and Toy Designer

Dino Valls

What’s on Dino Valls’ Mind?

Pamela Wilson Interlude with a moonbeam oil on canvas 48x48 2015 featured image

A Cold Story On a Warm Night: The Mischief-Making of Pamela Wilson

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The Sea Casts Its Spell: Interview with Oslo, Norway Figurative Painter, Henrik Aarrestad Uldalen

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When Courage and Goodness are Synonymous: Interview with Classical Figurative Painter, Luke Hillestad

Regina Davis Izaguirre

Regina Davis Izaguirre, Figurative Painter: What the Songbirds Carry

Sweet Gratitude

Sweet Gratitude

"Combustus feels like an expression of my soul, it hearkens to a greater need within me.."
~ April


"From the captivating interviews to the stunning art forms, I find myself feeling very invigorated every time I visit the site. Thanks so much for the quality of work you share on here."

Thank you very much Deanna! The quality of your Magazine is amazing and I'm delighted to collaborate with you. I love your work. Best regards!!
~Miguel Angel

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