Amazing Graves by Lorette C. Luzajic The cemetery may seem an unlikely place to find tranquility, but I’m not alone in seeking serenity in the quietude of death. There seems to be no more elegant way of confronting the stark and solemn truth about ashes to ashes, dust to dust. Whether one said goodbye in [...]
Drawings of Maess are always characterized by an uncommon precision of the line, frivolous and whimsical at the same time, and an uncommon saturation of the image, so often mistaken for computer generated images. She draws from such distant sources as Spanish expressionism (with its dark humor), anti-discursive games of Duchamp (with their foolishness), and [...]
Columbian visual artist Pedro Covo’s work recently came across our path and we just had to share some of his gorgeous creations. Not only a fantastic illustrator, Covo creates some amazing paintings as well.
James Hopkins ‘Love Seat’. Visit James Hopkins’ website to see more of his work.
GIMME SOME, an exhibition featuring the work by Jonas Torvestig is opening Thursday, September 29, 2011 at THIS Gallery in Los Angeles. When Peter Bjorn And John approached Jonas Torvestig about doing their cover for the 2011 album Gimme Some, they had certain requests, such as sticking to objects of three, as all of their prior [...]
Love and Rockets: Artist Yaron Bob Turns Bombs into Roses by Lorette C. Luzajic Israeli artist Yaron Bob was looking for “a new symbol of peace, and an answer to death.” Yaron Bob with his sculptures. The computer teacher, blacksmith, and metal sculptor sought a way to symbolize to the world that the people of [...]
For this year’s London Design Festival 2011 graphic artist Noma Bar will be creating an interactive art-making machine for the event called ‘Cut It Out’. It is a specially commissioned, *Heath Robinson-esque embossing device /sculpture in the shape of a giant dog, which will allow visitors to feed paper, rubber and other materials into its mouth to [...]