Added by Eugene on February 4, 2011 at 12:00pm —
Michael Page's enigmatic imagery is rendered in a rich color palette of swirling and flowing shapes that create dynamic movement. Painting with oil and acrylic on panel, the San Francisco-based artist creates otherworldly realms that are vaguely familiar in their resemblance to our shared reality, but are ultimately their own cosmic manifestation.
Through his body of work, the… Continue
Added by Eugene on February 4, 2011 at 11:30am —
Are eyes truly the windows to the soul? Spanish photographer Oscar Ciutat zooms in on the eyes of caged animals at the zoo. He doesn't try to force his opinion down other people's throats, rather, he asks his viewers to interpret what the animals are really trying to say...
When I first came across these images, I knew I had to get in contact with… Continue
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Added by Eugene on February 3, 2011 at 11:30am —
Bulgarian designer Jovo Bozhinovski wanted to create a meeting place that would leave an imprint on people's minds. The result is this incredible conference table that appears to float in mid-air.
Taking into consideration the hierarchy of a company, the manager's seat is positioned squarely in the middle, on top of a steel platform. The platform is covered with glass and anchors the rest… Continue
Added by Eugene on February 3, 2011 at 11:00am —
The revolution in Egypt has stunned the entire world. Tuesday, President Hosni Mubarak announced that after three decades in power, he would not run for another term. The clashes left government buildings in ashes, stores ransacked, and an economy teetering. Pro-Mubarak forces struck back, attacking the protesters in waves. The country of 80 million awaits the next stage.… Continue
Added by Eugene on February 2, 2011 at 3:00pm —
Conceptualized by Beijing-based architect Chris Prechteck, the National Library of Austria houses its core exhibition hall underground. The spiraling structure features a mosaic form of crystal-like excisions along its body, allowing natural daylight to filter through to the interior. The design is an extension of a bordering park and contains a number of cultural facilities including a smaller… Continue
Added by Eugene on February 2, 2011 at 12:00pm —
Kenji Aoki took this magnificent shot of a live 5 ft. bluefin tuna for a New York Times cover story. The body of the fish looks incredible, almost like we're looking at the earth from outer space.
Aoki does not rely on retouching and his work requires minimal post production. He recently moved from Tokyo to New York in early November 2010.
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Added by Eugene on February 2, 2011 at 11:30am —
Although playing with food is one of those bad habits that is typically frowned upon, Alexander Crispin somehow found a way to make a living from it. Taking his trademark whimsical, "crispy clean" approach, the Stockholm-based photographer formed intricate food landscapes on dinner plates. According to his bio: "Alexander loves challenges and truly thrives when creating sets rich in… Continue
Added by Eugene on February 1, 2011 at 10:30am —