10 Art Influencers To Follow On Instagram
Are you in need of some new artwork to spice up your Insta feed? We’ve got you covered. Here are 10 art influencers for you to follow on Instagram.
1. Josie Lewis – @josielewisart
Josie is an artist who loves watercolors. She posts pictures of her original paintings, designs, and prints on Instagram, where she’s amassed more than 460K followers.
2. Carolyn Gavin – @carolynj
Based in Toronto, Carolyn is a plant-based painter, designer, and illustrator. Her Instagram is full of incredible pictures of her art, from paintings, to clothing patterns, to pillow cover designs!
Carolyn also shares real-time and time-lapse IGTVs and Reels of her making artwork. With nearly half a million followers, Carolyn has quite the talent.
3. Katie Jacobson – @katiejacobsonart
Katie is an encaustic oil painter. She paints live weddings and all subjects, which she posts on her Insta feed. If you check out her profile, you’ll also find some of Katie’s paintings featuring landscapes, animals, and nature.
4. Rachel Altschuler – @rachelaltschuler_art
Nature/wildlife artist, Rachel, is “currently in a bird phase.” On her Instagram, users can view Rachel’s impressively detailed acrylic paintings. Each one showcases a different type of bird!
5. Polly Staple – @polly.staple
Director of the Chisenhale Gallery in London, Polly Staple has almost 20K followers. As one of the top art influencers, her feed gives followers an inside look at what’s going on and what’s to come at the gallery.
6. Kati Prusenko – @kati_prusenko
Kati’s areas of expertise are illustrations and designs. On her profile, you can find images of her everyday life as well as fun, quirky animations and drawings. Kati also shares her original texts that bring awareness to important topics.
7. Liese Chavez – @liesechavez
Liese is an artist and owner of Chavez Art Gallery in Colorado. In addition to posting updates about the gallery on her IG account, she also posts her own artwork. Liese’s feed is full of her creations – check out her page to see portraits, sketches, paintings, coloring books, and more!
8. Irina Vegele – @irina_vegele_art
Based in Germany, Irina is an incredibly talented artist! On her Instagram, she uploads photos of her shockingly life-like drawings which are in colored and graphite pencils. The subjects of her sketches range from people, to animals, to animations, to everyday objects.
9. Kara Walker – @kara_walker_official
Kara is an internationally recognized contemporary painter, silhouettist, print-maker, installation artist, and film-maker. She uses her work to push boundaries and explore race, gender, sexuality, violence, and identity.
On Insta, she showcases her motivation behind the work she does. Kara is one of many art influencers known for her unique style: shadow puppetry, light projection, and animation as well.
10. Mia Sima – @miasima.art
Mia believes “art is something that makes you breathe with a different kind of happiness.” Her art is about beauty, lyrical, and feminine style. She uses pencil, ink, and watercolor with digital techniques to create pieces of art with a unique flair.
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Bridget Baltazar is a blogging intern at LadyBossBlogger. She currently attends the University of Iowa and is studying communication studies, human relations, and environmental sustainability.