You are browsing the archive for artist.

Amazing Staircases Beautified by Artists From Around the World

March 24, 2017 in Art, artist, Painting

Although we’re used to seeing street art appear on the walls and buildings of our cities, more recently artists have started colouring the stairs that we walk on every day. When painted, public stair art is a stunning and unexpected canvas for portraits, geometric patterns, and intricate mosaics. Each rise of a step is one fraction […]

10 Women Who Changed the World We Live In

March 10, 2017 in Art, artist, Photography

It’s surprising to us that in this day and age we still need to have an ‘official’ day to recognise and champion women and women’s rights. Nevertheless, International Women’s Day has come and gone for another year and gave us the opportunity to reflect upon how women have changed the world we live in. Throughout history, many […]

Banksy is Back With “The Walled Off Hotel” in Bethlehem

March 4, 2017 in Art, artist, Graffiti, Street art

Banksy is back with a brand new project on the streets of Bethlehem in Palestine. The mysterious artist has just opened a nine room hotel called “The Walled Off Hotel” located in an area very close to the controversial West Bank barrier which has been heavily decorated by artists. “The Walled Off Hotel” exhibits Banksy’s typically politically charged […]

Amazing See-Through Prosthetics Made with 3D Printed Titanium

January 6, 2017 in Art, artist, Design, People

We especially love when art and design combine to create a functional item that can be used for something other than pure aesthetics. That’s why we were taken aback when we came across industrial designer William Root‘s innovative new take on prosthetic engineering with this futuristic structure of geometrically intersecting metal strands. Called Exo, Root’s prosthetic concept […]

A Collection of the Most Creative Body Art Ever Made

December 24, 2016 in Art, artist, Body Art

Body painting is an ancient and traditional form of artistic expression that has long existed in many tribal cultures. There is no doubt that the naked body is a perfect work of art on it’s own, but these artists have taken it one step further and turned the human form into an actual canvas! The natural shapes and curves of the human body served […]

A Rainbow of Thread Fills a Gallery at the Toledo Museum of Art

December 7, 2016 in Art, artist, Color, Colour, Installation

Mexican installation artist Gabriel Dawe’s most recent installation, Plexus no. 35, is a rainbow installation that appears as refracted light beams and is made out of thousands of multicolor threads. It’s housed in the Toledo Museum of Art’s Great Gallery, and will be on display through January 22, 2017. You can see more of his work on his website and Instagram. And don’t forget, […]

Indonesian Photographer Takes Spectacular Photos of Frogs

November 29, 2016 in Animals, Art, Photography

There’s something mysteriously fascinating about the transformation of a tadpole into a frog. The metamorphosis of something resembling a fish slowly growing legs, dropping its tale, and then hopping up onto dry land. So when we came across the spectacular frog photography of Jakarta-based Tanto Yensen, we were instantly in love. Tanto has a knack for getting up close […]

Photographer Captures The Hypnotizing Beauty Of Albino People

November 23, 2016 in Art, artist, People, Photography

For some time, photographer Yulia Taits has wanted to create a photography series featuring albino people or people with Albinism. As a photoshop artist, Yulia has a passion for creating fantasy worlds through my work and artistry. However in this series she was able to create beautiful photography without photoshop. What transpired was pure natural beauty. According Yulia, all of […]

Elf Earbuds That Will Turn Your Children Into An Elf

November 23, 2016 in Art, artist, Children, Fashion, Kids, Music

Looking for something totally unique for your elf and fairy loving children this Christmas? Why not get them a pair of elf earphones?! Sold on Taobao for about $14USD, these elf earphones connect via 3.5mm jack and are just like normal earbuds, despite the pointy silicone ears that slide on top of yours when listening to music. […]

This R2-D2 Coffee Press Will Give You The Force To Wake Up!

October 11, 2016 in Art, Design

Are you a Star Wars fan or know one who is? Then this product is just for you! ThinkGeek made this awesome coffee press to celebrate the upcoming movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Just put your grounds and boiling water into the droid’s glass body, let it brew for a couple of minutes, […]

FOLLOW BLOG

Get every new post on this blog delivered to your Inbox.

Join other followers: