Almanac Weekly 'Burning of Kingston' street art battle comes to the Trolley Museum on Saturday The Daily Freeman Jenkins said with graffiti no longer a problem in New York's subway system, this event offers the perfect chance to celebrate an art...
Paper artist and graphic designer Yulia Brodskaya first began to experiment with various ways to illustrate using paper about six years ago. In the time since she's become a master at quilling and other sculptural techniques involving paper, landing high-profile jobs working o
No matter how many times I stop to consider artworks by Parisian street artist C215 (previously) I'm left wondering just how he pulls it off. The texture, the color, the detail, all executed with stencils and spray paint on any available surface. C215 says that he frequently
Fine art photographer Kylli Sparre (previously) has continued to create her dance-inspired photographs, almost all of which depict the artist herself in various dreamlike states and situations. Working with outdoor landscapes, and bodies of water or ice, Sparre fuses years of formal
Januz Miralles is a fine artist and painter from the Philippines. In his most recent series of works, he has perfected a visual style which is immersed in intoxicating and mysterious imagery. The human figures in his art pieces are dwarfed by swirling masses of cloud and smoke, so as to create the impression that they...
Bristol Post Bristol in Europe's top 10 for street art Bristol Post Bristol has become famous across the world for its street art, thanks in part to Banksy, but the city has established a reputation as a centre for creativity and striking graffiti.
Ever since exploring slides of arranged diatoms earlier this year from the California Academy of Sciences, I was left with one small question: how? Diatoms are tiny single-cell algae encased in jewel-like shells that are among the smallest organisms on Earth of which there are an e
Hometownlife.com The stage is set for Common Ground's Birmingham Street Art Fair Hometownlife.com Common Ground's annual Birmingham Street Art Fair kicks off next weekend, celebrating 40 years of offering a world-class art fair.
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First a Boeing 747, and now an industrial complex on a Vancover island; it seems no canvas is too large for Brazilian graffiti artists Os Gemeos who were invited to the Vancouver Biennale to turn six mult
JR, a semi-anonymous French street artist, uses his camera to show the world its true face, by pasting photos of the human face across massive canvases. At TED2011, he makes his audacious TED Prize wish: to use art to turn the world inside out. Learn more about his work and learn how you can join in at insideoutproject.net.
In his ongoing series of photos titled Moon Games, French photographer Laurent Lavender has subjects play with a rising moon, effectively tansforming it into a balloon, a painting, and even a scoop of ice cream. The dreamlike photos have been turned into a calendar and a (French-only)
“Shinique Smith: BRIGHT MATTER” at the Museum of Fine Arts, the first New England solo show for Smith, whose star is on the rise, proceeds, riotously, with a wild painted gesture as its engine. Equal parts calligraphy, graffiti, and Abstract Expressionist bravado, that signature reaches out like a raucous laugh.
3000 Year-Old "Street Art": The Petroglyphs of Gobustan, Azerbaijan Big Think (blog) Qobustan's consecration in the world stage arrived in 2007, when UNESCO included the 'Qobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape' in the World Heritage list.
“Ice Typography” is an environmental art series by Nicole Dextras, which includes words fabricated from ice and displayed on various landscapes. “The installations have varied from 8-foot high ice letters on the Yukon River to 18-inch high letters set in downtown Toronto. When the ice texts are installed on site, the temperature determines how long it...