What do you do with corrugated cardboard boxes you keep collecting from Amazon and other retail stores? Put them in the trash bin or use them to store things, right? Well, Monomi Ohno has other ideas. She makes sculptures out of them that are so intricate that it boggles the mind.
Keith Lapinig is a master at cutting silhouettes of Disney characters and superimposing them on objects and structures in Disneyland and other locales. His incredible imagination and technical expertise make it seem part of the photo.
Lucy Bellwood, an adventure cartoonist, remains an adventure-lover at heart, the reason why she penned ‘Baggywrinkles: A Lubber’s Guide to Life at Sea’, where she describes living and working on an 18th Century replica sailing vessel. She went on to write about rafting through the Grand Canyon, crossing the Pacific on an oceanographic research voyage, …
Want to build your dream house without spending on bricks and cement? Take a cue from Will Breaux, a designer, who used shipping containers to build his dream house – the McGowen container house. And it’s not just a one-room apartment, but a massive three-storied house spread over an area of 2,500 square feet!
Are you reluctant to say ‘cheese’ on camera because your teeth are missing, broken, misshapen or colored? You’re not alone. There are thousands of unsmiling faces out there, just because the pearly whites are missing or not displayable. Unfortunately, such people also cannot afford a dentist.
Xu Zhen is regarded as the symbol of Chinese contemporary art and rightly so. He’s not only an exceptional contemporary artist but also a curator and founder. In 1998, he co-founded an independent non-profit organization, Bizwing Center, based in Shanghai, China. He went on to establish an online art community, Art-Ba-Ba, with Shanghai artists, which …
Mention wedding cakes and the mind goes to white creamy multi-tiered cakes adorned with the statuettes of the bride and the groom. Well, in present times, such cakes are almost history. Innovative thinkers have changed the very look of the wedding cakes. Two such amazing creators are the Moscow-based siblings, Madina Yavorskaya and her brother …
Mention chainsaw and the mind goes to the 1974 horror movie ‘The Texas Chainsaw Massacre’. However, there’s nothing macabre about this chainsaw wielder, called Jim Haggart. In fact, this 38-year-old artist astounds us by the deft use of this contraption to carve mammoth figures.
Ever seen cans of different colored paints spill and merge to form colorful patterns? This is what Seb Duke’s art actually is all about. However, it’s the vibrant colors that he chooses to blend is what makes him an outstanding artist.
If you’ve seen salami being sliced, you’d immediately relate it with the art of Stefan Thelen or mr.super_a, as he identifies himself on his Instagram page. This freelance artist based in Goes, The Netherlands, who calls himself Super A, relies on traditional painting techniques to create works that ask more than they tell.
Alfred Cheng, a thread artist, has this posted on his Instagram page: ‘Life is like a thread. It can be infinite possibilities’. And the thread portraits created by this thread portrait artist lend credence to this adage. What’s so special about Alfred Cheng string art is it’s handmade with a single thread.