Maker vs. Marker is a short, stop-motion animation of a Street Fighter styled brawl between an illustrator and the illustrated.
A mesmerizing photo blog by artist Dina Kelberman made of images that Kelberman collects from Google Image Search. The stream seamlessly transitions from one subject to another based on form, color and theme.
The apartment occupies the uppermost storeys of a late nineteenth century tower in lower Manhattan and had never been used as a residence before, so David Hotson was able to restructure the entire volume to create a quadruple-height living room, a glazed attic, indoor balconies and the two-stage slide.
Marina Abramovic and Ulay started an intense love story in the 70s, performing art out of the van they lived in. When they felt the relationship had run its course, they decided to walk the Great Wall of China, each from one end, meeting for one last big hug in the middle and never seeing each other again.
At her 2010 MoMa retrospective Marina performed ‘The Artist Is Present’ as part of the show, where she shared a minute of silence with each stranger who sat in front of her. Ulay arrived without her knowing and this is what happened.
An award-winning make-up artist has revealed what porn stars really look like under their daily mask of foundation, mascara, and eyeliner. We've seen articles like this before, but this contains many of the newer names in the industry.
“In his second year working with Fratelli Boffi, Ferruccio Laviani has created yet another fanciful world from the depths of his prolific imagination."
By: Bubba | Mar 19th, 2013 (1:38 PM)
A quirky art project that deals strictly with original copies of The Beatles' record.
By: SpunOne | Feb 21st, 2013 (8:11 PM)
Flexible paper sculptures. Whoa.
Rap fans draw their favorite album covers using MSPaint and suchlike.
Furious insults and quotes from "The Thick of It" made better (or worse) by pasting them on unrelated pretty pictures. (May be NSFW)
A person with no knowledge of Pokemon attempts to draw them going off written description alone.
By: effeminateSWANK | Oct 17th, 2012 (12:53 PM) | Thanks: buttons
An animation explaining the concept of Schrodinger's Cat...
This guy has balls. Lots of balls.
This is all kinds of cool, and everything your mother told you not to do. Bryan Lewis Saunders is an artist from Washington D.C., not just any artist though. Saunders prefers to take a more unconventional approach to his artwork.
By: Bubba | Sep 25th, 2012 (2:48 PM)
A story about the fire at the heart of suffering. Bringing together dancers, musicians, visual artists and 3d animators, the film takes a critical look at the events of the past decade. It's beautiful but indescribable.
Move along, move along! Lots to see here!
From the 2011 Adobe Design Achievement Awards, Sang Hun Heo submitted a project entitled "Sandbox Ocean" and it's basically the coolest sandbox in the world.
By: effeminateSWANK | Sep 17th, 2012 (8:30 AM) | Thanks: JT Wood
Set up a site called photoshoprequest.com and when people ask for something to be 'shopped, mess it up and make fun of them on another site.
As they say, what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas - but what if we could share with full discretion? Confessions is a public art project that invites people to anonymously share their confessions and see the confessions of the people around them in the heart of the Las Vegas strip.
Simply staggering. The first 3,285 aquarelles from a projected full-length version of Blade Runner, by Swedish artist andersramsell.
By: Bubba | Jul 10th, 2012 (1:42 PM) | Thanks: MisterZero
Graffiti artist paints escalators. Very cool.
Japanese artist Riusuke Fukahori paints three-dimensional goldfish using a complex process of poured resin. The fish are painted meticulously, layer by layer, the sandwiched slices revealing slightly more about each creature, similar to the function of a 3D printer.
Created and filmed over a two month period - The Lullaby, by Joe Fenton.
By: Bubba | May 12th, 2012 (4:04 PM) | Thanks: Identity One
An exceptionally well-done advertisement for DermaBlend. The behind the scenes is pretty neat, too.
By: Bubba | May 9th, 2012 (4:20 PM) | Thanks: CHUNDERBOT
Have you ever been to a thrift store (think Goodwill or Salvation Army) and noticed that they usually carry a small selection of landscape paintings? Artists Chris McMahon and Thryza Segal decided to inject a little fun into these discarded works and give them a second life by adding monsters to the scenic landscapes.
If you are tired of posed, stiff and cheesy family portraits, then take a look at these incredibly creative pictures taken by Jason Lee. Lots more here mixed in with lots of "normal, proud-dad-taken" photos.
(Currently spreading like wildfire on Facebook, so site may be slow.)
By: Bubba | Apr 20th, 2012 (10:26 AM)
This short film by Joe York profiles Madisonville, Tennessee's world-renowned bacon and country ham producer Allan Benton.
Meet Lee Hadwin, by day a nurse, at night a sleepwalking artist who produces strange and fantastical works of art, which he has no recollection of drawing when he wakes the next morning.
Here's a video of him drawing in his sleep, and here are more examples of his work.
Where past and present meet in Moscow, Berlin, Vienna, Prague.