” How do you visually represent the nightmarish hallucinations you get in your sleep after accidentally eating old sweaty cheese or recalling a dream or a memory from your past only to realize it was actually from something you saw on TV? These are just two fleeting moments we choose to ignore or are just [...]
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Nature inspired large scale abstract paintings by Seattle artist Quincy Anderson are richly textured canvases of acrylic paint, oil ink and silk tissue collage. The intricate surface embossment and reflective quality of glazing enhance layers of images that appear and disappear as the viewer moves around the paintings. Anderson’s use of complex color harmonies and [...]
Very nice illustrations by Tom Brodie-Browne. See more images on Society6.
Jesùs Leguizamo is a young artist from Bogotà, Colombia, who in his depictions of people erases and blurs that which defines the human being – the face. Through expressive brushstrokes, he creates compelling and memorable paintings which explore human fragility and how this can be expressed in the medium of paint.
Stuart Dunkel is a versatile artist who paints New England landscapes, and whimsical still lifes of mice. His style can be whimiscial at times with a touch of surrealism. Other pieces have a much more classical or formal feel. Here, you see one of his whimical “doughnut” paintings from his mice series. When you look [...]
Artist David Byrne has created an installation called ‘Tight Spot’ that he blew up all by himself. It is a giant inflatable globe that barely fits under the High Line at 10th Avenue and 25th Street.
Loving these Victorian cat portraits by Randis Albion… Absolutely delightful!
Kobi Levi designed a series of high heels featuring some popular Disney evil villans.
Wang Zhiyuan work Thrown To The Wind encases materials which are thrown away carelessly in Zhiyuan’s hometown and other surroundings in China. The work challenged me, as the artist has used materials within this work which are usually regarded as rubbish. His tornado like structure highlights the impacts of rubbish disposal, as he links the [...]
Stefan Glerum’s style is like a melting pot of illustration heritage. While its subconscious familiarity has universal appeal, his work is also a study point for those with knowledge of graphic design history. His work is inspired by early 20th Century movements such as Art Deco, Bauhaus, Italian Futurism and Russian Constructivism, which he combines [...]
Hop on over to Jungki Beak‘s website and check out the rest of the Vaseline Armour series. I don’t think we’ve ever covered an artist who works in vaseline.
Corrugated hexagonal cardboard box building in Valencia by architects Miguel Arraiz García of Bipolaire Arquitectos and David Moreno Terrón of Pink Intruder. Link here.
Nicolas Villeminot is a brilliant illustrator based in France. His painterly caricature work are a joy to look at.
” My name is Antoni Tudisco, 21 years of age and was born and raised in Germany by my Filipina mother and my Italian father. I’m a fan of extraordinary things ever since I was a child. I had my own world as a kid. I started to sketch during lessons when i was attending [...]
” The ultimate challenge in my opinion is to create something that makes sense but can’t be explained. I believe that the subconscious outsmarts logic. I create objects that may not necessarily make sense in the waking world but may very well exist in the subconscious. I also seek to create uneasiness. We are in [...]