Sand Art. Water. Papercuts. Jackson Pollock by Miltos Manetas, original design by Stamen, press any key to s - StumbleUpon. The size of Ron Mueck. Visit Chihuly: Through the Looking Glass at the MFA - StumbleUpon. Drowning Beautiful. SlashTHREE - Viewing Entry - SOCIETY - StumbleUpon. Real Life Version of Up. 3D Paintings on Panes of Glass - StumbleUpon. Using multiple layers of clear glass, Canada based David Spriggs and Chinese born Xia Xiaowan, transform flat artwork into 3D sculptures.
Viewers are treated to different shifting perspectives of the works based on where they stand in the art space. Spriggs work revolves around powerful explosive imagery, often resembling storms, cosmic blasts or firework like explosions. Xiawan’s “spatial paintings,” which often feature distorted figures, are drawn individually using colored pencil on tinted glass.
Only when these pieces are combined on their floor racks do the images create the whole hologram like effect. See Also INCREDIBLE 3D ILLUSTRATIONS JUMP OUT OF THE SKETCHBOOK For more on David Spriggs see his beautiful website at davidspriggs.com or for more on Xia Xiaowan see Wikipedia Above and Below: Xia Xiaowan’s distorted 3D figures Artist: Xia Xiaowan Below: David Spriggs beautiful paintings fill the room with stormy emotion. How 10 Fantastic Poster Designs Conform to A.I.D.A - StumbleUpon. A.I.D.A (Attention, Interest, Desire, Action; also AIDA) is the well-known acronym that can guide a designer when creating advertisements.
In this case, I will be looking at 10 fantastic poster designs and determining how they conform to the AIDA principle. Like this type of article? Why not subscribe for Free via RSS or Email Here’s what the AIDA acronym stands for:A → Attention (also, Attraction, Awareness or Allure): Attract the attention of the target audience (viewer of the poster design in this case).I → Interest: Garner the Interest of the target audience by outlining the purpose of the design.D → Desire: Convince the target audience that they want the product or service and that it will satisfy their requirements.A → Action: Lead the target audience towards taking a specific and measurable action. In regards to Poster Design, the ‘typical’ allocation of space that contains copy and imagery looks something like this: Ric stultz 2011 - StumbleUpon. - StumbleUpon.
- StumbleUpon. Histoires drôles de jouets. Dream Big by Peter Fecteau. LIZ WOLFE - StumbleUpon. The Embroidered Secrets of Maurizio Anzeri. Angelo, Embroidery on printphoto © Maurizio Anzeri >> As long as something creates a reaction it’s alive << says Maurizio Anzeri, the Italian born artist from the city of Loano.
Known for his series of eerie portraits or photo-sculptures, a term used by himself to describe his portraits, Maurizio’s work will be presented this month at the Baltic (25 June - 11 October 2011) and will mark his first solo show in a major UK institution. Yatzer caught up with Maurizio Anzeri and discovered the man behind the embroidered vintage photographs who is enjoying an extraordinary moment in his career. Bernard (left) and Giorgio (right), Embroidery on printphoto © Maurizio Anzeri Giovanni, Embroidery on print photo © Maurizio Anzeri Maurizio’s Mediterranean temperament and warm nature was evident in the way he talked about his work, an element that deeply engaged me to our conversation.
Family, Embroidery on print photo © Maurizio Anzeri Peter, Embroidery on print photo © Maurizio Anzeri. Ananas à Miami: Illustrations by Mike Mitchell - StumbleUpon. A Frugal Town in Lithuania Erects a Christmas Tree Made from 40,000 Recycled Plastic Bottles. Okay municipalities of the world, pay attention.
For a third consecutive year the city of Kaunas, Lithuania approached artist Jolanta Šmidtienė to assist with their annual holiday decorating. Recognizing the city’s somewhat dire financial state the artist challenged herself to build something that wouldn’t rely on any administrative funds set aside for the event. The result: an enormous 13-meter tall Christmas tree made from nearly 40,000 recycled green bottles and zip ties. At night the tree is lit from the inside resulting in a glowing, translucent, emerald green spruce that’s making headlines across the country. I would love it if Chicago had the ambition to do something like this. How To Steal Like An Artist by Austin Kleon. Yuki Matsueda.