All Blog Posts Tagged 'new' (85)

"Lanterns of Terracotta Army" Shine for Chinese New Year

The Chinese New Year falls on January 31, and in Edinburgh, it is ushered with the Lanterns of Terracotta Army. They are 90 brightly colored, illuminated sculptures crafted by Chinese artist Xia Nan and are installed at the Edinburgh University Old College Quadrangle. Up to 2.5 meters tall, these larger-than-life lantern warriors include men with horses, women, and…


Added by Sara Barnes on January 31, 2014 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

New Speeding Through NYC Oil Paintings by Alexandra Pacula

Artist Alexandra Pacula has just released a new set of work for a solo show at Might Tanaka Gallery in Brooklyn, New York. Called "veloCity," the exhibition consists of both paintings and drawings that show love to one of the greatest metropolises in the world. In her oil paintings, New York City is shown whizzing by, a beautiful mixture of blurred lines that represent…


Added by alice on November 17, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

Audrey Kawasaki's New Sea-Inspired Art Print

As you know, we can't get enough of Audrey Kawasaki's gorgeous paintings. This one, called Offering, takes on a surreal, underwater feel with images of sea anemones and coral surrounding a beautiful woman. This was just one of a few new pieces she displayed at a mini solo show at SCOPE Basel in Switzerland this past June.

Next week, the pretty piece will be released as a new fine art print. Pricing, edition size as well as release date and time will be…


Added by alice on October 1, 2013 at 9:49am — No Comments

First Look: New Photo Book of Two Adorable Baby Teeth

A brand new book is about to be released by artist Inhae Lee that features two nternet famous little teeth named ickle and Lardee. On Monday morning, September 23, Inhae will debut My Milk Toof: The Adventures of ickle and Lardee 2, a 176 page hardcover book that shows four brand new stories never before seen on her blog.

About two years ago,…


Added by alice on September 20, 2013 at 10:00am — No Comments

Thousands of Wood Slivers Form Amazing Cathedral Artworks

Each artwork by Hungarian artist Kalman Radvanyi can contain up to a thousand pieces of natural timbers. These timbers are sourced from dozens of countries around the world and are often only 1/10 inch thick. One of his art pieces may take up to six months to complete, incorporating up to 130 species of natural timbers,…


Added by Beau Killett on August 25, 2013 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

New Long Exposure Fireworks by Alan Sailer

Photographer Alan Sailer is usually known for causing explosions of random things like Christmas ornaments or fruits and vegetables, and then taking high speed photos of them.…


Added by alice on July 5, 2013 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

Hilarious and Heartwarming Stories Behind Facebook

Recently, photographer Brandon Stanton of Humans of New York was recognized for his incredible storytelling ability. HONY received this year's Webby Award for Best Use of Photography. To us, no one deserved it more.

This week, Stanton went to San Francisco and, while…


Added by alice on May 3, 2013 at 9:30am — No Comments

Striking Photos Show New York Then and Now

Central Park, 1933 vs Now

Take a journey with us, if you will, back in time to see how one of the most important cities in the world has evolved. Evan Joseph, one of New York's leading photographers of architecture, had previously given as an incredible birds eye view of…


Added by alice on November 14, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments

New York Magazine's Stunning New Cover Photo of Dark Manhattan

Since being released on the internet yesterday, this photograph of a half light and half dark Manhattan has been quickly spreading throughout the web. The cover of New York Magazine's latest issue, which hits newsstands Monday, the aerial photo was taken by Dutch…


Added by alice on November 4, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Shocking Before and After Images of New Jersey Coast

To assess the damages caused by Hurricane Sandy, NOAA's NOS (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Ocean Service) has just released satellite images collected yesterday, on October 31, along the New Jersey coast that are overlaid on top of Google Satellite maps. WeatherMatrix has put them next to "before images" that show the devastation…


Added by alice on November 1, 2012 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

Jeremy Geddes' Surreal Paintings Make Their US Debut

An exciting new show is coming to New York at the Jonathan Levine Gallery this Saturday, October 20. In his first solo exhibition in the United States, Melbourne, Australia-based artist Jeremy Geddes will be showing exhale, a series of hyperrealistic paintings that all have a surreal element to them. It includes Cluster (immediately below), a complex painting that shows a human…


Added by alice on October 18, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments

Audrey Kawasaki's New Series of Darker Oil Paintings

As one of our favorite modern day artists, how could we not write about Audrey Kawasaki's brand new show that starts on September 8th? Midnight Reverie is the title of her second solo exhibition at Jonathan LeVine Gallery in New York, which runs until October 6. Audrey applies thin washes of oil paint onto wooden panels, painting her gorgeous female…


Added by alice on September 1, 2012 at 7:00am — No Comments

Denmark's Blinking Merman Sculpture

Don't we all love an intriguing sculpture? Visit Elsinore, Denmark this summer and you'll be able to view the latest sculptural project by artists Elmgreen & Dragset. As the new male counterpart to Denmark's national icon The Little Mermaid, Han sits on top of a boulder that has all been cast in polished stainless steel. Watch this sculpture closely…


Added by alice on April 13, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments

New Photography Book on Cutting-Edge Creativity

Here at My Modern Met, we're big proponents of cutting-edge creativity especially when it comes to the art of photography. That's why we were excited to hear about a brand new book that celebrates contemporary artists that blur the lines between the real and the surreal, a book that showcases groundbreaking digital masterpieces that have never been seen before.…


Added by alice on October 26, 2011 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Giant Roses Bloom in New York (4 pics)

Artist Will Ryman just debuted a site-specific art installation called "The Roses" that consists of 38 rose blossoms as high as 25 feet plus 20 individual sculptures of scattered rose petals! (Coolest part? 6 of the 20 scattered petals have been comfort tested to double as lawn chairs.) Covering 10 blocks of Park Avenue in New York… Continue

Added by alice on January 29, 2011 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

New York Spirit (8 photos)

Brazilian photographer Karine Basilio captures the spirit of New York for the Fall issue of Dress to Kill Magazine. I love how fashion editor Tammy Eckenswiller places her beautiful models in front of New York City's iconic backdrop.…


Added by Marica on October 4, 2010 at 10:30am — 3 Comments

Reel Sessions

Sandrine Lima of Reel Sessions, once a freelance producer, was responsible for the production behind 'Women Who Hit Very Hard.' The article about how power has transformed women's tennis made the recent cover of The New York Times Magazine and 16 page spread. Dewey Nicks directed and photographed the top nine female tennis players who are currently competeing in the 2010 US open in NYC. Get on the Reel Sessions Blog to see more of our work like Taylor… Continue

Added by REEL SESSIONS on September 1, 2010 at 3:30pm — 2 Comments

Awesome Illustrations by Mark Alsweiler (2 total)

Mark Alsweiler is an artist from New Zealand currently living and working out of Sydney. He has been involved in several solo and group shows at galleries such as China Heights, Palmer Projects, Nine Lives and Monster Children.

Read the rest,… Continue

Added by HollowMan on August 26, 2010 at 7:00pm — 2 Comments

MOSAIC - Lifestyle Blog


MOSAIC is a daily-updated, open public lifestyle blog for everyone who loves fashion, art, design, film and music. We keep track of everything interesting so you don’t have to.

Each MOSAIC brings you to a place worth visiting.

You are interested in new products, stunning technologies, innovations and up-and-coming trends? MOSAIC is the right place… Continue

Added by Felix Stork on July 12, 2010 at 2:34am — No Comments

What's it like to be Jay-Z?

An interesting and inspiring 15 minute documentary featuring Jay-Z by ABSOLUT Vodka. The film was directed by Danny Clinch. Enjoy!

"With unprecedented access to Jay-Z the days and moments leading up to, and after, his legendary September 11th benefit concert at Madison Square Garden, Danny Clinch gives us an intimate glimpse into Jay-Z: his childhood, his motivation as an artist, his passion for music, and his muse, New… Continue

Added by alice on March 23, 2010 at 10:05am — No Comments

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