My name is Nikita Ephanov.

I am a writer and visual artist based in the US.

A collection of Art & Writing.

I specialize in food, travel & technology.

A Few Thoughts I’ve Published


The communal spirit of the Mangal grill for Eater.com

Russian watermelon fixation for Sliced

Coffee’s Yemenese origins for CoffeeGeek

El Paso’s quintessential dishes for Matador

A jubilant cafe review of LA’s Dayglow for CoffeeGeek

The Wok’s Ancient Diaspora for Tried & True Recipes


Capturing the Hyperreal: An interview with Britton Powell for Clot Magazine

Runaway destructive algorithms for Cyberpunks.com

A synth opening worlds of spiritual enlightenment for Natural Music

A photographer visualizing entropy for Cyberpunks.com

Buckminster Fuller’s Geometric Universe for Cyberpunks.com

America’s Technopolized Bureaucracy for Cyberpunks.com


My experiences hitchhiking Tajikistan for Intrepid Times

An overview of Dallas Accommodation for Matador

Wakhan’s People Trapped by Taliban Invasion for GeoPerspective

Visual Art

Images in the Singularity exhibited for Loosenart in Rome

Digitized Horticulture exhibited for 500x in Dallas

Retraced Memories printed for Seisma Magazine

Feel free to send any inquiries, or a brief hello!

I would love to work with you.