Archive for the 'art' Category

The art of sailing

Beckman’s shipwreck installation, Sea Nymph, forms a centrepiece for Machine Project‘s current season of talks, events, workshops and performances. Via

Self Portrait

Self Portrait’ is the archetypal blank canvas that engages the spectator, with a large-scale, ephemeral representation of himself. All evidence of the encounter exists only in the moment of interaction between the viewer and the work. Gradually, moment and image fade away, never to be repeated.

Henrique Oliveira

Amazing ‘tridimensionals’ installations by this Brazilian artist. Via

The Snow by Tokujin Yoshioka

Feathers fly around this 15 metre-long tank installed by Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka at the Mori Art Museum in Tokyo. Absolutely stunning. Via

Lubos Plny

Fascinating work by this Czech artist. Via

Discarded Clothes Sculpture by Guerra De La Paz

“The overabundance of discarded clothes though beautiful in some ways, seems depressingly sad when collectively hanging from a ceiling or arranged like a weeping rainbow.”
- gBlog.

The phrase above makes us think about our daily “mass-produced refuse” by creatively putting together old discarded clothes into stunning, artistic sculpture. Guerra De La Paz, a collaboration between two artists, Alain Guerra and Neraldo de la Paz doesn’t see trash, in this sense, but an opportunity for artistic beauty and expression. Via

Julien Berthier

Berthier is a French artist with great sense of humor. Via

The 3D Truth in Old Masters

What is actually shown in the great paintings by great artists. Watch it here.

Jeremiah Maddock

Jeremiah‘s artwork reveals hypnotic patterns and a color palette that dialogue with the details of everyday personal experience. Via

Greg Simkins

It is his careful weaving of pop culture, the old masters, nature, carnival kitsch, and (most importantly) his warped imagination, that makes Simkins a sought-after surrealist painter today. Via

Tomas Gabzdil Libertiny – Unbearable lightness

Giant beehive sculpture by this Dutch designer. Via

Nathalie Miebach

Her work focuses on the intersection of art and science and the visual articulation of scientific observations. Using the methodologies and processes of both disciplines, she translates scientific data related to ecology, climate change and meteorology into three-dimensional structures. Via

Lorri Ott

Experimental in material and process, Lorri Ott’s sculptural work is informed by the language of painting, the history of abstraction, chemistry, color, landscape and grid. Via

Ernesto Neto

Incredible installations by this Brazilian artist.

Necromance

Delightful shop filled with antique writing cabinets adorned with bones and dried flowers, candles beside aged porcelain dolls and taxidermied deer. You’ll be lured in by the faint trickle of 1920′s music, vintage glass, charts of mysterious anatomical regions and dim glare of strange medical devices alongside exotic beetles. Inside the shops’ incensed walls you’ll find a menagerie of…amazing stuff. It’s impossible to list all they offer here, but their online store will give you something of an overview. Via


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