Artist: Sam Weber Link: http://sampaints.com Born in Alaska, Artist Sam Weber grew up in Deep River Ontario, Canada. After attending the Alberta College of Art and Design in Calgary, Sam moved to New York to pursue illustration and attend graduate school at The School of Visual Arts. Artist: Mode 2 Link: http://www.mode2.org Who can take a stack of hard cardboard or a cold brick wall and create a sensually hypnotic work of art? Mode 2 can. The artist known for his erotic urban techniques opened "Reality, Fantasy, And The Web" at Lazarides last weekend. For a show that was created completely on location in the Newcastle gallery, it’s fascinating how Mode 2 was able to work with the gritty surroundings he was given and transform it into visually arresting and erotic snapshots. Artist: Bosque Link: http://www.holabosque.com.ar BOSQUE is a new multidisciplinary creation studio of graphics and products, with varied techniques and supports, looking for its inspiration in music and different kind of pictures. Based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was created by the fusion of the graphic artists and designers Bolsadeosos and Maybe.Their work includes corporate identity, editorial design, illustration, installation, photography and fashion industry. Artist: Chad Ladenberger Link: http://eyeswideawake.com Chad Landenberger is an artist based out of Jacksonville, Florida. He received his BFA in Fine Arts from the University of North Florida. Currently he is an Art Director at an advertising agency and is constantly evolving and refining his style. He has worked with such clients as Red Bull, Calvin Klein Golf, University of Jacksonville, Mellow Mushroom, and Burro Bags. This weeks Artist of the Week goes to this little graffiti piece. We don't know who did it but who ever it was made me smile today! :) If you would like your art work to be featured in the next Roundup, then send a message to us at - The405arthouse@googlemail.com