art and culture

Gabriela Machado

Brazilian painter Gabriela Machado expresses ‘the pure love between man and nature.’ Her works seem to draw from the tradition of Frankenthaler’s stain paintings,…

Remembering MJ

Yesterday marked the five-year anniversary of Michael Jackson’s passing.  The King of Pop left a tremendous mark upon this world- from his incredible singing and…

Joseph Loughborough

  Joseph Loughborough uses charcoal to create beautiful and expressive pieces.    The British artist uses each drawing to express emotions of the human condition,…

RONE

Street artist RONE created this five-story mural on building facade in Berlin. Depicting the line between beauty and decay, these large-scale portraits appear perfectly…

Alex Konahin

Latvia-based illustrator Alex Konahin introduces his new piece entitled “Little Wings.” The illustrations are created by pen and India ink. Check out his Facebook…

Fabian Oefner

Swiss-based artist Fabian Oefner introduces his latest works entitled “Hatch” and “Disintegrating.” While the “Disintegrating” depicts the idea of cars being born, the “Hatch”…

Thomas Jackson

Thomas Jackson introduces a unique technique in photography. He suspended multitudes of paper Post-It notes, plates, or neon glowsticks on a framework of monofilament…

Phillip K Smith III

Both an architectural invention and an optical illusion Lucid Stead is a recently released installation by artist Phillip K Smith III. This piece is…

Tobias Gutmann

From London to Tokyo, Swiss artist Tobias Gutmann travels 25,000 miles with a portable analog portrait booth called Face-O-Mat. Gutmann illustrates and creates a…

Andrew Smith

New Zealand-based photographer Andrew Smith captures oceanside landscapes in and out of the water. He uses a Nikon D800 and Adobe Lightroom which he…

Chris LaBrooy

UK-based illustrator Chris Labrooy created a series of stretches and linked classis cars. Labrooy used different 3D tools to discover the intersection of typography,…

Do Ho Suh

Korean artist Do Ho Suh created his largest artwork to date at Seoul’s National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art. This giant installation is…

Filfury

  Phil Robson also known as Filfury has turned his love for sneakers into artwork.  Using classic models like the Adidas Originals Superstar, Air…

Janaina Tschäpe

Janaina Tschäpe’s inspiration for her exhibit “The Ghost In Between” from her travels.  Her paintings, photos, and films are full of organic shapes and ideas reflecting…

Word To Mother

British artist Word to Mother will be feature at White Walls, a gallery in San Francisco.  His exhibit, “California Coming Home” is inspired by…

PES

Stop-motion animator PES recently released a gorgeous 2010 stop motion short video called “The Deep.” The clip appeared as part of Showtime Network’s “Short…

Chris Maynard

Artist Chris Maynard makes delicately constructed shadowboxes by using feathers he got from zoos and private aviaries. His creations play with aspects of light…

Jonathan Bréchignac

Paris-based art director Jonathan Bréchignac made a series of drawn carpets using ballpoint Bic pens. The various patterns and designs were inspired by a…

Tec

These large-scale paintings of crawling animals and people are in the streets of São Paulo. Tec spent two or so years literally taking over…