It has to be a sheer genius to translate the intricacies and delicate details of natural forms and structures into metal while retaining the same delicacy and fineness. This scientific illustrator turned metal sculptor, does exactly that. She’s Penny Hardy, a British artist, who has a way to breathe life into metal.
Called the pioneer of the Perceptual Art movement, Michael Murphy, an American artist, and sculptor, rose to fame after he created the first portrait of Barack Obama during the 2008 US presidential election. Such was the influence of this work that it started an ‘Art for Obama’ movement.
It is time movie set makers woke up to the remarkable creations of Joshua Smith if they’ve not already done so. This is because this outstanding miniature artist builds in-depth buildings and structures on the scale of 1:20 that seem straight out of cities, such as Hong Kong, Los Angles, Sydney and many more.
Here’s one artist whose works reflect his fight against excessive consumerism and the resulting environmental pollution in the form of waste. He’s Bordalo II. Going by the dictum ‘One man’s trash is another man’s treasure’, he creates art from trash.
What do you think of this body artist, who describes herself as creative, silly, cheerful, but also strange, creepy and scary? Most unusual, you’d say. And how right you are! This remarkable body artist is Ana, who identifies herself on social media as Cedoviste. She chose Cedoviste for the simple reason she wanted to be […]
Ever tried folding cardboard. More often than not you end up crumpling this stiff and unwieldy material. But not Greg Olijnyk. This graphic designer, who’s into 2D digital projects, creates cardboard marvels in his spare time.
Imagine a spherical mirror and visualize how it would reflect the surroundings. What Daisuke Samejima, a Japanese artist and painter, does is to reproduce the same on a spherical canvas with paint and a brush with such realism that it’s impossible to distinguish between the two! And it’s not only spherical canvasses he does but […]
Howsoever much you love your pet you can’t take it everywhere with you. And this parting, even if temporary, can be quite upsetting. Wear Felicity, a jewelry designing company, has the perfect solution to your problem. It creates pieces of jewelry in the image of your pet that you can wear on your person and […]
A terrarium is as fascinating as an aquarium, only less happening due to the absence of ever-moving fishes. However, here’s is a group of scientists and designers who’ve established TerraLiving, a bio-architecture inspired design lab in Malaysia, that creates beautiful customizable terrariums of such exquisite beauty that their creations have already notched up a viewership […]
If the much-visited tourist destinations fail to excite you, there’s one destination that’s certain to give you the thrills. This destination is the marble caves of Patagonia located in southern Chile, South America. Known as the Cuevas de Mármol, these caves are situated on a peninsula of solid marble that’s carved into the Patagonian Andes. […]
If you get impressed with the collection of fonts that your PC or laptop holds, you ain’t seen nothin’ yet! The incredible lettering of James Lewis will simply blow your mind. He not only draws and paints letters but does logos too. And such is his passion that he’s always creating things, whether it’s for […]