Arts

Japanese Artist Turns Rice Balls into Cute and Funny Characters

Most of us are not conversant with Japanese onigiri. This is nothing but a rice ball in a cylindrical or triangular shape, wrapped in nori – a dried edible seaweed. This delectable item is traditionally filled with pickled ume – a variety of Asian plum, salted salmon, and many other ingredients. A Japanese artist, who …

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Ukrainian Jewelry Designer Creates Life-Like Snake Jewelry

Will you be comfortable with a snake coiled around your neck to make a style statement? Probably not. But Anna, a Ukrainian artist, makes it possible. No, not with live snakes, but with her incredible snake jewelry that looks strikingly similar to these slithery creatures. Why snakes? Well, serpents have found a place in history, …

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Japanese Artist Uses Salt as Artistic Material to Create Incredible Art

Like we cannot imagine food without salt, Motoi Yamamoto cannot think art without salt! Foxed? Well, this Japanese artist uses this white mineral as an artistic material. And he has been at it for the past quarter-century. But, why salt? Salt has been traditionally linked with people’s lives in Japan, especially those from the east …

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Russian Artist Creates Portraits of Famous Characters Giving His Own Unique Twist

What started as a school hobby went on to become his passion. It was sketching that got Vlad Yashin totally hooked and he started sketching everything that caught his fancy. This Russian artist soon turned his attention to oil painting and today he uses both colored pencils and oil paints to create his artworks. This …

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Bulgarian Artist Carves Realistic Flora and Fauna Out of Fruits

Give him any solid fruit and what you get back is breath-taking artwork. Such is the carving skills of Angel Boraliev, a fruit carving artist from Varna, Bulgaria. And of course, his pet fruit remains the pumpkin, the Halloween favorite. However, his creations are not limited to fruits, he also carves soaps and candles! Boraliev …

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Architectural Drawings of Melbourne-Based Artist are Simply Mind-Blowing

Architectural drawings remain in the domain of architects, right? Well, you cannot be more wrong! Here is an artist, Marc Poulier, who is capable of giving a run for the money to those who produce architectural designs on paper. Poulier, who is based in Melbourne, Australia, is an art director. Passionate about drawing, he used …

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English Artist’s Works are a Blend of Pop Art and Surrealism

Lee Wagstaff, an English artist, certainly has a style of his own that doesn’t fail to awe his viewers. His geometric oil paintings, showcasing optical illusions, are what makes his works unique. His mesmerizing ‘moving images’ hold many hidden surprises. Wagstaff, who was born in London, UK, but now settled in Berlin, Germany, fragments and …

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Want to Get Painted Wearing the Royal Dresses of Kings and Queens PopArtYou Makes it Possible!

Have you ever imagined yourself dressed up as Mona Lisa or Napoleon Bonaparte with his signature hat and all? Well, you can very well be painted with their dresses on by the terrific painters of PopArtYou, an American art company. The high-quality personalized artwork of this art company is not limited to these characters only, …

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Japanese Volunteers Create Gigantic Art with Rice Saplings in Village Paddy Fields

If you happen to fly over or drive through the village of Inakadate in northern Japan, a rice farming area, you will not see the green rice fields; instead, you will find the amazing rice paddy art in the form of the Japanese mythological characters and actors from local television shows, as also the scenes …

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Swiss Sculptor Creates Incredible Life-Size Candles in Human Forms, Lights Them and Lets Them Melt

If you initially lay your eyes on the life-size sculptures created by the Swiss artist Urs Fischer, you may draw some comparison with the marble sculptures found in a Roman art gallery. However, what is surprising is these big sculptures are actually candles with wicks and all! And what does Fischer do with his wax …

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