In Shijiazhuang, China, 23 year old art student Wang Yue has transformed tree holes on Jiuzhong Street into vibrant pieces of art that have added vibrancy and color to the urban area. Shijiazhuang is one of the most densely populated areas in China, with a population of over 10 million. Each painting takes about two hours to complete. Her artwork has received praise in the Chinese media and has been warmly welcomed by local citizens. Her tree hole art will [...]
Artist Guido Daniele has turned his hand to creating a wholly different style of painting. Rather than working on canvas, he uses human hands to produce these stunning animals – like a Technicolor version of the “shadows on the wall” game. Guido was born in Soverato (CZ – Italy) and now lives and works in Milan. Guido started working with living canvases in 1990, painting the bodies of models for advertising campaigns. Then he began specialising in hands.
Cecelia Webber – artist born in New Hampshire working primarily in experimental digital photography and acrilic painting. After graduating in 2008 from the University of Souhern California, her Flower Series went viral online and rapidly gained international exposure, propelling her into the spotlight across the blogosphere. Cecelia’s artwork has been featured in many international publications.
One of the highly respected artist in UK Stanley Chow is making stunning illustrations. They have something that is very unique about them and the style is simple and modern. He was born in Manchester, and he became an fashion illustrator and storyboard artist in 1997. He has worked with everything from design and packaging to advertising and animation. Here you have a selection of his best work, but then again he is working all the time with new things, [...]
The Dutch artist Henk Hofstra has really some unique art works. He mostly likes to paint object from the countryside, like beautiful landscapes, cows and colorful flowers. Sometimes he takes another turn and goes to Amsterdam to shoot some amazing city photos. Several times he has mixed up photography and painting.
Paper seems to impress this artist because almost everything she makes is out of that material. The artist I’m talking about is the talented Su Blackwell that is also an art director. She likes fairy tales and folk-lore and is making several book-sculptures where she cuts out shapes from old books and make them to something new. Here you can see that she has made mini-trees and plant sculptures that she has protected inside glass boxes.
Discovering an exclusive material called CX5 Adam Beane has been sculpting amazing sculptures. And they are sculptures of famous people or characters like Barrack Obama, Princess Leia, Alessandro Del Piero and Johnny Cash. The special material CX5 a really versatile material that Beane himself developed which handles like clay when warm but is hard as plastic when cool. Pretty awesome, huh?
Everybody must have heard about the show “Pimp My Ride” with the funny host Xzibit. Here you can see a selection of ten rides that have crazy and amazing interiors. You can find anything from Hello Kitty and Xbox interior to Retro and Rainbow interior. It must have cost loads of money to create something like that. Imagine owning one. I know I wouldn’t feel so comfortable riding in one of these because they attract way to much attention.
Chinese artist Dai Geng is asking 80,000 for this BMW even though it handles like a brick. And that’s because it is one – or rather hundreds to be precise. He spent more than a year cementing the brick blocks together which he then carved into a sporty 155mph BMW 6 series, and even managed to make brick hinges so the doors open and close.
You can’t get it more bling than this. Artist Fred Brathwaite, also known as Fab 5 Freddy, is making crystal clads from Swarovski crystals. He puts the crystals on images of boxers, and the clad are not inexpensive obviously. One of the boxers are the British Champion David Haye, but Fab Freddy doesn’t care about the persons, he just want to make them shine. The crystals say something about the boxers glowing and fly lifestyle.