Transition: a flowering paper structure designed for sky-gazing

April 6th, 2015|

For her graduating thesis project, art student Shoko Konishi created this beautiful paper structure. She calls it Transition. From the outside it doesn’t look like much, just some paper cylinders in a circle with a small entrance to climb into. But inside is a blossoming dome on the ceiling that creates a transformational experience.

Made from […]

Photographs of Sunsets as Reflected through Shattered Mirrors by Bing Wright

April 2nd, 2015|

Broken Mirror/Evening Sky is a series of images by New York photographer Bing Wright who captured the reflections of sunsets on shattered mirrors.

More of the artist’s work can be found here.

Custom Glass Planets Containing the Cremated Remains of Loved Ones

March 31st, 2015|

Merry Coor produces ethereal designs from cremated remains within custom glass beads. Coor crafts each bead by hand, first melting glass into a round bead, then spiraling the design out of ashes on top, and finally sealing the design with an outer layer of clear glass.

For each bead she not only requests a 1/2 teaspoon of […]

Frozen acrobatic dance in powdered milk

March 25th, 2015|

Brussels-based photographer Jeffrey Vanhoutte and film director André (Nicolas Vantomme) has created a photo series and film that beautifully capture a dancer’s elegant movements with expressive bursts of white powder.

The concept was created by creative agency Norvell Jefferson and CD director Jurriaan Eversdijk.

The whole photo/video shoot was organized as an advertisement for Campina Friesland Kievit, […]

Van Gogh’s Starry Night Made From Pics Of Real Galaxies

March 12th, 2015|

This is a collaboration piece between Vincent Van Gogh and astrophysicist Alex Parker. Van Gogh painted Starry Night, then Alex recreated the piece using pictures of real galaxies taken by the Hubble Space Telescope.

The astronomer, whose speciality is exploring the asteroids and proto-planets of our solar system, downloaded Hubble’s Top 100 Images to create this […]

Hyde Park – audiovisual experiences from a fishbowl

March 9th, 2015|

Kamiel Rongen loves  to create audiovisual landscapes which he calls Hyde Park. Using water and lots of different materials, he creates an insane live visual filmed in a fishbowl.

The artist is designing a small world where he is playing with gravity and afterwards he is creating soothing ambient music or hard rhythms, in consistency with […]

Asphyxia: A Striking Fusion of Dance and Motion Capture Technology

March 9th, 2015|

as·phyx·i·a is a collaborative effort and experimental film created by Maria Takeuchi with Frederico Phillips and performed by Shiho Tanaka. The project is an effort to explore new ways to use and/or combine technologies and different fields in an experiment without many of the common commercial limitations. The performance is centered in an eloquent choreography that stresses the desire to […]

Lifelike Galvanized Wire Animal Sculptures

February 17th, 2015|

Working only with layers of painted galvanized wire atop steel armature, UK artist Kendra Haste creates faithful reproductions of creatures large and small for both public installations and private collections around the world.

A graduate of the from the Royal College of Art, Haste says she is fascinated by how such a seemingly ordinary medium, chicken […]

This will satiate your obsessive compulsive disorder

February 1st, 2015|

This series of photographs by Swiss artist and comedian Ursus Wehrli are strangely satisfying. These are guaranteed to satiate your obsessive urge to tidy things up and arrange them in an orderly fashion. This artist was recently featured in a whimsical appearance on TED, and has gone on to tidy up countless works of art. […]

When life gives you oil spills, make molotovs.

January 31st, 2015|

Mistakenly attributed to Banksy, the piece above was created by the very talented artist, Priest.