Archive for the ‘art’ Category



Flexible Paper Sculptures by Li Hongbo

Posted: 17.02.2013 at 18:32 |

These sculptures are made of thousands of layers of soft white paper, carved into busts, and human forms. Li Hongbo became fascinated by traditional Chinese toys and festive decorations known as paper gourds made from glued layers of thin paper. He applied the same honeycomb-like paper structure to much larger human forms resulting in these highly flexible sculptures.  See more on his here

CENTIPEDE CINEMA

Posted: 30.01.2013 at 20:42 |

The ‘Centipede Cinema’ was finished by Bartlett School of Architecture professor Colin Fournier, who teamed up with Polish artist Marysia Lewandowska and London studio NEON. While the upper body of the viewer is part of the cinematic experience, their legs are rooted on the outside. This cinema is situated in Guimarães, Portugal.

 

Urban MATH

Posted: 30.01.2013 at 20:31 | Comment: 1

This artwork comes from Aakash Nihalani, he incorporates  3D style forms into urban environments to work as simple math problems.

Google birdhouse

Posted: 30.01.2013 at 20:26 |

Taiwanese designer Shu-Chun Hsiao is using the google maps landmark icon, as a marker for a bird’s destination. The miniature dwellings serve as an arrival point for birds, accommodating their needs.

Dorothee GOLZ – Digital Paintings

Posted: 13.12.2012 at 17:55 |

 

In her work ‘digital paintings’, artist Dorothee Golz from Vienna shows us her collages. She uses renaissance paintings to cut out the classical portraits and to insert them into contemporary photographs.

Armin Blasbichler Studio – ORSON

Posted: 13.12.2012 at 17:45 |

“ORSON, I’m Home” is a limited series of dining sculptures combining furniture design with taxidermy. Created by italian multidisciplinary studio Armin Blasbichler

DAVID DIMICHELE – Pseudo documentation

Posted: 13.12.2012 at 17:33 |

David DiMichele’s current body of work, Pseudo Documentation, is a series of large-scale photographs depicting grandiose installations in fantasy exhibition spaces. The Pseudo Documentation photographs are inspired by DiMichele’s background  as an installation artist, love of abstract forms and passion for monumental museum and gallery architecture. (via)

TOMMY STOCKEL – ‘Structured Studio Situation’

Posted: 13.12.2012 at 17:18 |

Danish artist Tommy Støckel creates contemporary art, where illusion is rendered in paper, cardboard and polystyrene. ‘Structured Studio Situation’ is based on the repetition of randomly placed elements and thus creating a pattern with real objects.

Yvonne Bayer – URBAN CAMOUFLAGE

Posted: 13.12.2012 at 17:13 |

How to camouflage oneself and one’s identity in a commercial space. The costumes are inspired by »ghillie suits«, camouflage suits of snipers and hunters. The project steps out of the ordinary and enters the world of commerce without asking for permission. www.yvonnebayer.de

NACHO ORMAECHEA Le Carnet Noir

Posted: 21.11.2012 at 14:00 |





LE CARNET NOIR is a personal project from Nacho Ormaechea spanish Artist and Graphic Designer living and working in Paris.This sensitive digital collages shows the inside feelings.

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