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. "Chihuly: Through the Looking Glass" has closed.
The video is no longer available. Drowning Beautiful. SlashTHREE - Viewing Entry - SOCIETY - StumbleUpon. Real Life Version of Up. Une belle initiative par la chaîne National Geographic avec ce concept de reconstitution de la maison du film Up (La Haut) des studios Pixar.
Un lancement effectué depuis un terrain de Los Angeles, avec plus de 300 ballons à l’hélium et une maison grandeur nature. 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. 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.
Martin Luther King Jr. using 4,242 Rubik’s Cubes. > petefecteau.com. 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.
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. Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 Buy the book: Amazon | B&N | More… Here’s what a few folks have said about it: “Brilliant and real and true.”
—Rosanne Cash“Filled with well-formed advice that applies to nearly any kind of work.” —Lifehacker.com“Immersing yourself in Steal Like An Artist is as fine an investment in the life of your mind as you can hope to make.” Yuki Matsueda. ‘While most designers are busying adding more and more elements into their artworks, Japan-based Yuki Matsueda has, however, managed to let some elements escape from his art pieces.
The result seems quite amazing… A vivid 3D image is successfully created and all the elements are believed to be more shocking than those stay still on paper.’