You can call Brian Dettmer a marvelous sculptor, a one of a kind artist, a genius of the highest level, but I think book worm fits him best. Brian is a New York based artist, born in 1974 in Naperville, Illinois, and for the past decade or so, he has amazed the world with his beautiful sculptural books. Yes, you read it right. He sculpts books.
Margarita Kareva is an incredibly talented photographer from Russia, Yekaterinburg. She specializes in taking surreal photos that makes you think fairy tales are real, that fables walk among us. Her inspiration is all that is fantasy. From books, movies, comics, short stories, anything that is related to the genre, she takes it, and creates beautiful art. She is the living example of how you can grow as a creative professional doing the thing you love.
Emma Fay is one incredibly creative talent. She is known world wide for specializing in make-up and concept artistry. Her surreal art works that combines her artistic, theatrical and business background blend in so perfectly, that you wonder for a bit if the paintings you see in front of you are real.
Painting plays an important part in our development as a species, as it allowed us to develop abstract thinking, and also visually document parts of everyday, mundane existence, as well as more “important” events. It is, after all, in the minds of many people, virtually synonymous with art, and it could be argued that without it, art as a concept would not even exist. Today, we will be taking a look at some absolutely gorgeous realistic finger paintings by Zaria Forman.
Hyperrealism is one of the most interesting developments in the visual arts, and among the most recent. Hyperrealist works resemble high-resolution photographs; no coincidence, seeing that it is, itself, an of-shoot of the photorealist movement.
Today we will be looking at some absolutely fantastic hyper-realistic paintings by Omar Ortiz.
Written and visual art go hand in hand perfectly, and the lines between the two are constantly being blurred by calligraphers or people who do book covers. Books have been around in one form or another since ancient times, but it was not until Gutenberg invented the printing press in the 15th century, that books really began to spread. In fact, Gutenberg’s printing press remained virtually unchanged for another 5 centuries, and is still the basis of all printing presses everywhere.
Sculpture is beautiful, ancient and hard. Unlike other visual arts, such as painting or photography, it operates in three dimensions, making the end result different from every angle it is viewed. Sculptures have been made out of many materials, but in today’s article, we will be focusing on glass. Specifically, on the glass sculptures made by Ben Young.
Bobby Causey managed to create shapes mimicking a human body, he made it so perfectly that you can mistake it for the real thing. His main focus is wax sculptures of your favorite movie characters, that indeed freak you out. Wax is an art, it truly is. Now lets take a ride and see some beautiful models that Bobby created.
This week’s artist is Greg Klassen, and he lives in the Pacific Northwest, together with his wife and three kids, which he considers a source of inspiration, along with surrounding rivers, trees, and fields. He makes a point out of creating his works, not producing them, as each piece is handmade and unique. We have chosen our favorite pictures of awesome furniture from four of his collections.
Ever wondered how your face would look like if it were grasped by a giant pair of laundry tongs? Well Martin De Pasquale imagined himself in that exact situation, and created a surreal and bizarre image. But he didn’t stop there. His imagination brought him to pursue eerie creations using his creative skills with programming. We have compiled a list of his most impressive work for you to enjoy.
Marmalade Bleue, or her real name Danielle Evans, is an incredible food typographer located in Columbus, Ohio in the United States of America. She likes to enchant us with beautiful, stunning lettering and typography. She likes to art direct, style food, and collaborate with creative professionals all around the globe. We are here to take you on a journey with Danielle, a journey filled with food and typography, blended into art of course.