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Arthur Cheesman. Emilie Faïf. Joana vasconcelos. El matador, 2007 Joana Vasconcelos caught the attention of the international art world in 2005 at the Venice Biennale.

joana vasconcelos

Her sculptural work is that which often marries highly intelligent concepts with playful execution. Her work will be immediately recognisable to some of you for the volume and dexterity of crochet work. However she makes important sculptural pieces which pull upon a great range of influences, materials and disciplines. Art yarn hexipuff. Anne-Claire Petit. Nathan Vincent - The Artist.

Horrifying crochet from Croshame. Frankenstein crocheted purse or bag by croshame. How could you even think about driving this guy out of town with burning torches and pitchforks?

Frankenstein crocheted purse or bag by croshame

He's too cute! This one-of-a-kind bag is crocheted from wool yarn then embellished with novelty yarn, embroidery and hand-sewn felt features. Lined with a cotton fabric featuring a grey and black bat design (see last photo). Measures approx. 6" x 9" outside and with an interior space of about 4.5 x 8.5" and a 17" strap. Knitted Masks by Aldo Lanzini. Patricia Waller. Knitty Gritty: 15 Works of Knit Art and Graffiti. Knitty Gritty: 15 Works of Knit Graffiti & Yarn Bomb Art Article by Steve, filed under Installation & Sound in the Art category.

Knitty Gritty: 15 Works of Knit Art and Graffiti

If you thought knitting was a hobby only suited for the bored, the boring and the borderline senile, think again. It takes plenty of smarts to be a knit-wit and these 15 crafty creations prove those who wield the needles are anything but woolly-minded. Dave Cole’s Big Idea. Olek. Monte A. Smith. Monte A.

Monte A. Smith

Smith: I am a fine arts major with a digital media emphasis at the Metropolitan State College of Denver. I work mainly with narratives using video and photography. Lately I have become more interested in interactivity and installation. Outside of digital/new media I am working with street art in the form of knitted/crocheted coverings of things such as parking meters, bike racks, traffics signs etc. I started working with “knitfitti” in late 2005. Studio. From the Museum of Modern Art Press Release: The Museum of Modern Art and P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center present an installation in P.S.1's outdoor courtyard by Los Angeles-based firm Ball-Nogues, led by Benjamin Ball and Gaston Nogues, winner of the eighth annual MoMA/P.S.1 Young Architects Program.


The competition invites emerging architects to propose an installation for the courtyard of P.S.1 in Long Island City, Queens. Brutal Knitting. Lana Sutra - Installation images. Joana Vasconcelos. Crochet : Tous les messages sur crochet - Page 2 - chez Henriette L. Critical Mass 2010 Winners. Sarah Moli Newton Applebaum : INVAERK. Soft Like Kittens › Amigurumi Dinosaur Skeleton. Originally posted to my blog in March 2011 This craft project was a long time in the making: a 120cm (4') long amigurumi dinosaur skeleton, now suspended museum-style from our lounge ceiling.

Soft Like Kittens › Amigurumi Dinosaur Skeleton

It has 47 pieces and took 14 balls of wool! I started it around three years ago, when we lived in the Emily Place apartment, inspired by the lovely high ceilings there. I took a long break after the body and head were done, because I got frustrated trying to make the legs, and just sat down recently determined to finish it. I had a couple more enforced breaks caused by yarn shortages, but finally it is DONE! Mozart Guerra - Sculpteur.

Yarn Bombing. Yellowtrace blog » Design Free Thursday. Design Free Thursday | Yarn Bombing {aka Graffiti Knitting}.

yellowtrace blog » Design Free Thursday

Yarn Bombing, also known as Graffiti/ Guerilla/ Urban Knitting is a schizophrenic love child of Banksy and Martha Stewart. Ok, so I made that up. But if those two were to have a love child, I have no doubt he or she would be into graffiti knitting. Am I right or what? Yarnbombing. Transcending the Material « The Art of Ben Cuevas. These photos document “Transcending the Material”, a mixed media piece that I created and installed while in residence at the Wassaic Project (an arts collective and residency program located in New York state).

Transcending the Material « The Art of Ben Cuevas

The piece was exhibited at the Wassaic Project Summer Music and Arts Festival. “The installation piece Ben Cuevas chose to showcase at The Wassaic Project features a knitted skeleton seated atop a pyramid of Borden’s condensed milk cans and a cloud of screen prints on Plexi glass suspended above it. The knitted skeleton is seated in the lotus position. Hannah Streefkerk. Olek. ^ Fil de Rue ^ - BloG collEctif de YarN bOmbing. Pictured: The anatomically correct model of the human brain - made of wool. By Daily Mail Reporter Updated: 16:38 GMT, 15 January 2009 As complicated to create as the brain is intricate, a psychiatrist has knitted herself an exact replica of the human body's most complex organ.

Pictured: The anatomically correct model of the human brain - made of wool

Taking Karen Norberg almost a year to knit, the 1.5 scale brain is colour-coded to represent the different elements and areas that make up the human mind. Knitted using 100 percent cotton yarn, the woolen brain is nine inches at its longest excluding the spinal cord that exudes from its base. Psychiatrist Karen Norberg of the National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts has knitted an anatomically correct model of the human brain Ms Norberg says: 'The traditional fibre arts - including knitting and crochet - are a very flexible medium for making complex forms,' De la nourriture tricotée. Troy Emery. Stéphane Martello, sculpteur de laine stephane_martello05 – the Trendy Girl. Amigurumi on the Behance Network. Now you can really look like a knitwit with designer stubble. Updated: 23:17 GMT, 3 September 2010 It is the ultimate fashion accessory for anyone who thinks they might look good with a beard... but can't be bothered taking the time to grow one.

Now you can really look like a knitwit with designer stubble

Crochet enthusiast Tara Duff has created a range of beanies with fashionable facial hair attached - combining a little imagination with her passion for crocheting. While keeping a simple pattern, the beanies and beards come in a number of different colours, and sell online from £30. Goatee cozy: One of Tara Duff's crazy crochet creations is modelled at an ezotic locale by her husband. Royal wedding 2011: Jan Moir knits Kate Middleton and Prince William.

By Jan MoirUPDATED: 11:01 GMT, 27 April 2011 Daylight has long gone, faded into the gloom of a wet spring night. In the glow of the lamplight, there is silence except for the click, click, click of two pairs of knitting needles. My mother and I have been in this room, knitting like dervishes, since dawn. We are exhausted. New York artist Olek shows off wacky woolly wonderland. By Daily Mail Updated: 15:09 GMT, 25 November 2010 Knitting cosy covers for things is nothing new. A woollen tea cosy is the hallmark of a civilised home and almost everyone's Nan has a Georgian doll in a woolly dress protecting the modesty of the spare toilet roll. These days even juice drinks can be seen wearing bobble hats.