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Vintage Poster Auction, Swann Galleries&NYC - Vintage And Flea - Vintage and Flea. The Saturday Evening Post, Joseph C Leyedecker, circa Dec 1940 Joseph C Leyedecker, Vintage Poster, Antique Poster, Showing image 1 of 47 hat I love about vintage posters is that each one tells a story. They are cultural artifacts that provide a peek into the lifestyle, mindset, and political climate of a bygone era. Posters started to become a popular form of mass communication in France during the mid 1800’s. On Thursday Feb 2nd, Swann Galleries in NYC will have a well rounded selection of vintage posters up for auction. Amazing Love Line(s) Art Video - StumbleUpon. The Art of Clean Up - Wall to Watch - StumbleUpon. Photography Ursus Wehrli turned cleaning up into a form of art.
It might be obsessive behaviour, but it looks neat. Tiny Kingdoms: Artist crafts bonsai like you’ve never seen before. (Image credit: Takanori Aiba) By Mariella Moon, Tecca If you think all bonsai look like mini trees in somebody's zen garden, you haven't seen Takanori Aiba's pieces yet.
The Japanese artist combines bonsai art form with Lilliputian architecture design to create some of the most stunning pieces you will ever see. On his website, Aiba says his crossover creations are the fruit of his days as a (plain) bonsai maker and maze illustrator. None of his designs are derived from real structures — all of them are products of his imagination. So just how much time does he take to create one of these exactly? Unfortunately, you have to go to Japan if you want to see these artworks in person. More on Tecca: Carved Book Landscapes by Guy Laramee.
(click images for detail) For the better part of three decades multidisciplinary artist Guy Laramee has worked as a stage writer, director, composer, a fabricator of musical instruments, a singer, sculptor, painter and writer.
Among his sculptural works are two incredible series of carved book landscapes and structures entitled Biblios and The Great Wall, where the dense pages of old books are excavated to reveal serene mountains, plateaus, and ancient structures. Of these works he says: So I carve landscapes out of books and I paint Romantic landscapes. Mountains of disused knowledge return to what they really are: mountains. Laramee’s next show will be in April of 2012 at the Galerie d’Art d’Outremont in Montreal. Artist Book Series + Daily Art And Design Blog And Creative Community - StumbleUpon.
I couldn’t help but direct everyone to fellow public art loving blog Street Art Utopia as they have compiled a pretty decent list of the best street art of 2011.
If you are just getting into the wonderful world of pasting, spraying or making the streets a more creative place, this list is a great place to start (short of Wall and Piece). One of the best things about this genre is it’s diversity – you can decided what you find gimmicky/twee or meaningful and awe-inspiring. Street art has always been the public’s voice, and the art world has yielded success to those with great ideas and a call for change. More from the list after the jump! 20 awesome examples of street art - StumbleUpon.
If you still need a proof that art can be found anywhere, those awesome examples of great street art should convince you.