Creative

Ultra-Realistic Spherical Canvases Of Gifted Japanese Artist Provide A 360-Degree View

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 …

TerraLiving Brings Nature To Your Home And Workplace

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 …

South African Miniature Artist Finds International Fame Through Her Work ‘365 Paintings For Ants’

How many details can you put in a miniature painting? If you say very little, you’d be dead wrong. Lorraine Loots is one outstanding miniature artist who is enthralling the world by her most detailed miniature paintings. Not for nothing she enjoys a following of over 290,000 fans on her Instagram account alone. This South …

Adventure Cartoonist Shifts Focus From Adventure To Tackling One’s Inner Demons

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, …

How Contemporary Art By Xu Zhen is Making the World a Better Place

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 …