To explore the photography of French art director and concept designer Nicolas Bouvier is to become lost in strange new world, the inhabitants of which are dwarfed by the towering silhouettes of tree and mountains, or swallowed completely by eerie fog and haze. Though these lands
From 2012-2013 Gucci Japan produced an online video series called "Hand" that payed homage to 35 artists and designers who eschew modern mass-production in favor of traditional techniques. One of the most impressive videos is an example of Japanese parquetry demonstrated by Noboru Honm
Matias Murad is a talented concept artist based in Sweden with a dose of amazing science fiction themed artworks in his portfolio. Below, you may check out the very best of them. For more, make sure to follow the link at the very bottom.
“When I got off the boat from France years ago, the first person I met was Salvador Dalí, and I realized I was born surrealist,” said Isabelle Collin Dufresne, better known by her artistic nom-de-plume Ultra Violet.
In February in Hawaii was held the 2014 edition of the POW! WOW!, a huge street art festival bringing each year more than 100 local and international artists to paint dozens of walls across Honolulu. This year again, the POW!
The Street Art Common Experience project brought together works by world-renowned street artists M-City, Sepe and Chazme to Istanbul's Kadıköy district between 01-06 June. Inauguration of the murals were held on 04 June on the Talimhane Sokak in Yeldeğirmeni.
Ronald Koh / Folded by Ng Boon Choon Joel Cooper Bernie Peyton Linda Smith Evan Zodl Tran Trung Hieu A huge exhibition of 80 contemporary origami artists featuring 120 paper creations is planned to take place this summer at Cooper Union in New York.
Walls are usually seen as confinements, obstacles, but the reality is we all live within some kind of walls. Even those who prefer the outside are compelled to spend certain amount of time inside. Since people have been striving to live in a shelter for thousands of years, they saw their walls for what they are – grim barriers to the outside world. Decoration therefore, came naturally, and people have been using wall art since ever. Remember ancient Roman frescoes of Pompeii, or Renaissance and Baroque ceilings – it’s clear the need for beautiful inner space has always been there.
Amalgamated is a new series of vessels by studio markunpoika constructed from assembled pencils. Taking advantage of the pencil's unique hexagon shape, the pencils are first tightly glued together at each facet to form a solid block. The final pieces are then carved on a
A selection of beautiful ceramic creations by American artist Kate MacDowell, who seeks to elucidate the mysteries of our humanity through beautiful porcelain metaphors… Some poetic and full of significance
Working with computers to create his own designs as well as drawing from ancient patterns like the Fibonacci sequence, mandalas and labyrinths, Riera’s work explores the connection between nature and man, religion and science, and serves as a reminder of the time before the Copernican Revolution when there was little or no separation between the two.
Originaire de Shanghai en Chine, le concept artist Gliulian nous gâte de superbes paysages réalisés en digital paintings. Fans de paysages asiatiques ou d’heroic fantasy, cet article vous est particulièrement destiné.
Etant donné l’origine de Gliulian je n’ai aucune information supplémentaire sur cet artiste. En revanche, ses digital paintings sont bel et bien en ligne et se suffisent à eux-même : le sens de la composition dont il fait preuve est stupéfiant, de même que son traitement de la lumière. Pour chaque digital painting, on sent que son coup de pinceau est rapide et net, ce qui donne un rendu très dynamique et expressif.