One of the Met’s favorite artists, Stella Im Hultberg
works with pencils, wood and sketchbooks to make illustrations for her upcoming show Fragmented
, which runs from March 11th to March 21st at London Miles gallery.
Midway through preparing for this show, Hultberg started… Continue
Added by Alyssa Anda on February 28, 2011 at 1:00pm —
University of Art and Design (ECAL) graduate Vanessa Hordies created a bedside lamp called Night Night
. The prototype has a wooden base and a glass top. Once inverted and a button is pushed, the light stays on for fifteen minutes as sand gradually trickles down to cover the light while the user drifts off to sleep.
“Research has shown that when people go to bed it usually takes… Continue
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Cartoons characters are often tangled up in messy situations but what happens when you mix them with classic paintings by world famous artists? Hilarity ensues! Though we couldn't find the person who took on this challenge, he or she has done an impressive job in inserting our favorite cartoon characters into memorable paintings. The result? What would happen when art meets… Continue
Added by Alyssa Anda on February 23, 2011 at 1:00pm —
After Banksy’s film Exit Through the Gift Shop
was nominated for an Oscar, the UK street artist made a special trip to Los Angeles to honor the momentous occasion. Here are a few standout pieces that he put up in the last couple weeks.
The boy shooting crayons (below) is located in Westwood, home of UCLA. As a Bruin myself, I can tell you firsthand that many students have… Continue
Added by Alyssa Anda on February 22, 2011 at 3:30pm —
Brazilian bombshell Adriana Lima poses as an enchanting nightclub singer for the February 2011 edition of Vogue Italia
. Talented fashion photographer Vincent Peters captures her mesmerizing performance.
Lima makes a beautiful transition from angel to singer with the help of stylist Valentina Serra. The sultry model is styled in lingerie-inspired designs from Dolce &… Continue
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Pancho in 1983 & 2010, Buenos Aires
Back to the Future
is an awesome photo series by Buenos Aires-born Irina Werning that has been flying through the web. What makes it so enjoyable is not just that we get to see how people age, it's that Werning gets the overall tone, mood and lighting of the two pictures to almost completely match. It should come as no… Continue
Added by Alyssa Anda on February 16, 2011 at 12:30pm —
St. Martin’s School of Art graduate Dianne Harris turned heads at the 2011 Kinetica Art Fair with her neon works: Caduceus, E=MConsciousness2 and Eternally Yours. She specializes in producing, constructing and photographing environments. The Kinetica Art Fair is a London exhibition dedicated to bringing kinetic, electronic and technological art to the public.
“My work,” says Harris, “aims… Continue
Added by Alyssa Anda on February 11, 2011 at 3:30pm —
Harvard grad Amber Gray photographs models Samantha and Kristina for the February issue of Marie Claire China
. Stylist Guillaume Boulez, make-up artist David Tibolla and hair stylist Shlomi Mor work with Gray to capture the juxtaposition between winter and spring. The models look nothing short of ethereal in this beautiful spring garden.…
Added by Alyssa Anda on February 10, 2011 at 3:00pm —
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Janne Parviainen is an artist from Finland who's photographs show us the art of light painting
. Creepy skeletons come alive, finding a new lease on life.
These haunting photographs are the result of combining light with darkness. Each photograph tells a different story, like moments in time brought to life by the… Continue
Added by Alyssa Anda on February 4, 2011 at 3:00pm —
Fashion photographer and filmmaker Glen Luchford shot beautiful Russian model Natalie Vodianova. Luchford’s style photography is influenced by his love of cinema. He uses elaborate lighting set-ups to capture the dramatic feel. In these particular photos, Luchford captures Vodianova as a classic beauty that is very reminiscent of other beauties like Marilyn Monroe. The timelessness of each… Continue
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Talented animator, designer, director and producer Lynne Naylor works in the “pop surrealism” scene. Her award-winning illustrations have been featured in successful animated TV and film projects, such as The Ren and Stimpy Show
, Powerpuff Girls
and Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends
. Naylor also completed conceptual designs for DreamWorks and Sony Pictures… Continue
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