Dream Worlds Revealed On Canvas. Along with some magnificent dreams, Jacek Yerka finds inspiration for his masterful paintings from his childhood memories: the places, remembered feelings and smells of 1950′s Poland.
He studied fine art and graphic design before becoming a full time artist in 1980… and we’re glad he did. His paintings will take you through incredible worlds of imagination, bending reality in captivating and clever ways fit to inspire a novel or film. Exclusive Infographics: Fictional Character Birthday Calendars. YAGO HORTAL. Historic Explosions in Cauliflower. The World's Coolest Manhole Cover Designs - Design. Dominique Falla: graphic design, illustration, photography and DVA research. Geeky Tattoos. Photographer Martin Klimas Paints Like Pollock With Sound. How do you paint with sound?
It’s a good question and the answer comes from German photographer Martin Klimas. He starts by putting different colored paint on top of a speaker over some translucent material, then cranks up the volume. The vibrations of the speaker shoot the paint into the air creating beautiful patterns and sculptural forms, and Klimas snaps them with his camera while in flight. We’re used to seeing audiovisual collaborations, like those explored by Quayola and Jamie XX, but they’re usually animated using computer software, whereas this is a much more analogue affair. Miles Davis – “Pharaoh’s Dance” Steve Reich and Musicians – “Music for 18 Musicians” - StumbleUpon. Koalas to the Max dot Com. MAIN : Marion Bolognesi. Cecilia Camouflaged. Kim welling by kimslittlemonsters. Home : Charlotte Trounce.
Solo. Lizzystewartillustration: “Hard Wood and Heavy Water” an exhibition Jaguar Shoes32-34 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, London E2 8DAPV: 30th January 2014. 7pm till late31st January – 16th March 2014.This is my first solo show in London.
Tamara Shopsin. Rainbow Toy Car Installation Made from 2,500 Cars. OK toy car collectors, kids, everyone else, maintain yourself.
The Toy Atlas Rainbow is a wonderful installation of 2,500 old toy cars by UK artist David T. The 50 Best Street Art Work Selected in 2011. Looking for street arts?
Then have a look at these best selected street artists of the year. With one of the most authoritative resource… for 2011. Street art is an awesome way to represent anything which can be a type of visual art, many artists today have a keen interest in street art as it’s the most profound and it can be used to serve many purposes. Like in Wikipedia street art is usually refers to unsanctioned art, as opposed to government sponsored initiative. Anyways I love what has been done to the streets and it looks amazing in every sense. 15 Great Works of Literature-Inspired Nail Art. Salvador Dalí Illustrates Alice in Wonderland, 1969. By Maria Popova UPDATE: The best illustrations from 150 years of Alice in Wonderland Last week, we marveled at Leonard Weisgard’s stunning illustrations for the first color edition of Alice in Wonderland, circa 1949.
But it turns out they might not be the most culturally intriguing. As reader Varvn Aryacetas points out on Twitter, exactly two decades later a collaboration of epic proportion took place as the Lewis Carroll classic was illustrated by none other than Salvador Dalí. (And let’s not forget what a soft spot I have for obscure children’s illustration by famous artists.)
Published by New York’s Maecenas Press-Random House in 1969 and distributed as their book of the month, the volume went on to become one of the most sought-after Dalí suites of all time. The Coolest Elevator in New York & Scouting NY. Last week, I was scouting office space in a building in Queens.
My guide brought me to this totally unassuming elevator: - StumbleUpon. (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. Larken by larkendesign. Most Amazing Sand Sculptures. Most Amazing Sand Sculptures Anyone who has ever been to the beach has probably tried to sculpt a simple sand structure of some sort.Well leave it to the pros, because we have some great sand sculpture pictures listed below. 36 Comments: rachael said...
I've tried making sandcastles before.. I suck. April 16, 2010 at 11:59 AM. A Frugal Town in Lithuania Erects a Christmas Tree Made from 40,000 Recycled... - StumbleUpon. 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. Lorenzo Duran - Designaside.com - StumbleUpon.