Nelleke Verhoeff is Bringing a New Cut Paper Character to Life Every Day in 2019

When it comes to trying something new, art-wise, I’m firmly in the camp that if you want to experiment with a technique or expand part of your studio then you should just do it. Don’t wait around for the perfect moment; it will never come. Source: Nelleke Verhoeff is Bringing a New Cut Paper Character … Continue reading Nelleke Verhoeff is Bringing a New Cut Paper Character to Life Every Day in 2019

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Artist Spotlight: Rae Klein

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French Street Artist Turns Boring CIty Walls into Hyper-Realistic Scenes

French artist Patrick Commecy is based in Eyzin-Pinet, France, but travels all over the country to paint walls. Using the facade of buildings as his canvas, he captures the history and culture of the place through his art. Commecy uses trompe-l’œil, a technique where realistic looking scenes are used to create optical illusions. Source: French … Continue reading French Street Artist Turns Boring CIty Walls into Hyper-Realistic Scenes

Adele Renault, Large-scale paintings of pigeons

Artist Adele Renault creates large-scale paintings of pigeons, highlighting the spectacular feather patterns and hues that might otherwise go unnoticed at the birds’ small scale. Source: Adele Renault, Large-scale paintings of pigeons

Japan has an entire festival dedicated to beautiful manhole covers

Beauty is all around us, and sometimes, right under us. In Japan, manhole covers are considered to be canvases for works of art. Each municipality, which numbers in the thousands across the country, has a unique manhole cover design to represent their local culture and history. Source: Japan has an entire festival dedicated to beautiful … Continue reading Japan has an entire festival dedicated to beautiful manhole covers

Rubelli Introduces Its New Collection for 2019

  Since 1858, Rubelli has been creating lavish textiles that add the finishing touch to any interior setting. For its new 2019 collection, the brand continues its tradition by releasing a collection of textiles designed for today’s interiors and exteriors. Source: Rubelli Introduces Its New Collection for 2019

Thought-provoking Illustrations About Modern Society

With the belief that “life’s too short to get a real job.” Italian designer, illustrator Elia Colombo (aka Gebe) creates below thought-provoking conceptual illustrations which combine his graphic skill and interest in philosophy. Source: Thought-provoking Illustrations About Modern Society

Cute Mermaid Coffee Spoon

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Artist Spotlight: Manuja Waldia

Manuja Waldia Manuja Waldia’s Website Manuja Waldia on Instagram Manuja Waldia’s vibrant illustrations span a wide range of subjects from Shakespeare to self-love. After graduating from university with a degree in communication design, the Portland-based illustrator has produced impressive work for a number of mega-brands; Manuja created a Google doodle to commemorate the Indian singer … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Manuja Waldia

6 of South Africa’s best up-and-coming illustrators

From thought-provoking imagery to boundary-pushing designs, these illustrators combine art and technology to convey their messages clearly and effectively. Their work is bold in colour and often inspired by modern trends, cultural history and personal memories. Source: 6 of South Africa's best up-and-coming illustrators

The Most Captivating Pieces at NOMAD St. Moritz 2019

The art and design fair brings global galleries to a historic Swiss mansion to display blue-chip from past and present. Design world glitterati, mark your calendars: this year's edition of NOMAD St. Moritz returning to the alpine village of Samedan, Switzerland, from Feb. 7-11, is not to be missed. Source: The Most Captivating Pieces at … Continue reading The Most Captivating Pieces at NOMAD St. Moritz 2019

The Deadly Truth behind Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s Idyllic Winter Landscapes

The Hunters in the Snow, 1565. Pieter Bruegel the Elder Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna To many, Pieter Bruegel the Elder ’s winter landscapes—the first significant scenes of their kind in European art—impart an atmosphere of festivity. Source: The Deadly Truth behind Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s Idyllic Winter Landscapes Children's Games Pieter Bruegel the Elder  

14 Mosaics of Eustachi’s Anatomical Engravings

Artist and sculptor John T. Unger is familiar with great art projects. His most famous feature is probably his lighting bowl sculpture art, but he has been working on mosaic pieces for quite a while now. One of his most recent projects is the “ Anatomy set in Stone ” series. Source: 14 Mosaics of … Continue reading 14 Mosaics of Eustachi’s Anatomical Engravings

A Japanese Village’s Incredible Rice Paddy Art

This is one of those bizarrely creative things that I'd only expect to see come out of Japan. In the early '90s, the country village of Inakadate watched as their population continued moving to the cities, and the local council began brainstorming ways to turn the village into a tourist destination. Source: A Japanese Village's … Continue reading A Japanese Village’s Incredible Rice Paddy Art

Nika Zupanc’s Cylindrical Cabinet for Storing Keepsake

The Slovenian designer Nika Zupanc designed a cylindrical cabinet with one hundred and forty four small white drawers. Made from CNC-cut plywood with small ball-shaped brass handles, the drawers that wrap around the Tower cabinet are designed to store small objects collected by the owner. “It is inspired by all the small things that seem … Continue reading Nika Zupanc’s Cylindrical Cabinet for Storing Keepsake

30 Most Controversial Art Sculptures by Patricia Piccinini (reblog)

Art Sculptures: Patricia Piccinini is one of the most well known Australian contemporary artists. Piccinini graduated from the College of Fine Arts in painting Economic History, having a wide range of interests, from sociology to technology and computer graphics. read more Source: 30 Most Controversial Art Sculptures by Patricia Piccinini

Illustrator Spotlight: Viktor Hachmang

A selection of work by Dutch illustrator Viktor Hachmang. Inspired by the Japanese tradition of Ukiyo-e, Hachmang focuses on experimental comics and graphic novels. See more images, including excerpts from his most recent collection 4 Fragments , below. Source: Illustrator Spotlight: Viktor Hachmang

114k Instagram Followers Can’t Get Enough Of These Minimalist Everyday-Object Photos By Thai Photographer

Finding your own style in photography is not easy, but Thai photographer Peechaya Burrough has achieved this by showing a beautiful and delicate work that deserves to be appreciated. Born in Thailand, Peechaya Burrough now lives in Sydney which is where she began her creative and minimalist photography series. Source: 114k Instagram Followers Can’t Get … Continue reading 114k Instagram Followers Can’t Get Enough Of These Minimalist Everyday-Object Photos By Thai Photographer

5 Colorful Female Artists That’ll Brighten Up Your Decor

These fabulous female artists are all millennials who’ve been winning over our hearts and souls through their vivacious online presences. Making a splash on sites like Pinterest, Instagram, and Etsy, our girls are dominating the fashion and arts scenes with their exotic digital prints and watercolour paintings. Source: 5 Colorful Female Artists That’ll Brighten Up … Continue reading 5 Colorful Female Artists That’ll Brighten Up Your Decor

Paintings by Guido Vedovato

Guido Vedovato was born in 1961 in the north of Italy. Self-taught, he progressively became, in the 1970s, a naïve painter and sculptor, it started as a hobby then he became more and more professional. Source: Paintings by Guido Vedovato