Category: ART

Feb 15, 2011

The Mind-Bending Distortions of Lucas Simoes [22 pics]

The Mind-Bending Distortions of Lucas Simoes [22 pics]

Lucas Simoes was born in 1980 in Brazil. An independent artist, he studied architecture and design in Brazil and Italy. Many of Lucas’ pieces are heavily layered as he cuts away at different sections of each layer to produce a bizarre and distorted image you can’t help but stare at. In another project, Lucas takes…

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Feb 7, 2011

8-Bit Art: ‘Video Games vs Real Life’ Series by Aled Lewis

8-Bit Art: ‘Video Games vs Real Life’ Series by Aled Lewis

DOUBLE DRAGON – Artwork by Aled Lewis A graphic designer currently living in London, England, Aled Lewis is best known for his Threadless t-shirt designs. In his Videos Games vs Real Life series, Aled superimposes some nostalgia into real life pictures, taking gamers’ favourite characters from the Nintendo/Genesis/Atari generation. This 12-part series will certainly bring…

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Feb 6, 2011

Picture of the Day: Star Wars Trilogy Poster Redux

Picture of the Day: Star Wars Trilogy Poster Redux

STAR WARS TRILOGY POSTER REDUX Original Artwork by Olly Moss Reddit user marceline407 compiled Olly Moss’ Star Wars movie posters into one awesome wallpaper. Love this! Olly Moss on Tumblr via Reddit Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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Feb 5, 2011

Picture of the Day: SNOWDECAHEDRON!

Picture of the Day: SNOWDECAHEDRON!

SNOWDECAHEDRON! Photograph by Sushiesque Spotted at Porter Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts on January 27th, 2011. via Sushiesque on Flickr Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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Jan 31, 2011

Picture of the Day: Retail Camouflage

Picture of the Day: Retail Camouflage

RETAIL CAMOUFLAGE Believe it or not, Chinese artist Liu Bolin does not use digital photo manipulation to achieve this see-through camouflage effect. The process is much more tedious, as he uses paint and a painstaking amount of patience. The Telegraph: Pictures of the Day via Sinnet81 Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the…

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Jan 31, 2011

Astonishing 3D Collages by Adam Neate [30 pics]

Astonishing 3D Collages by Adam Neate [30 pics]

Photograph by Annar_50 Born in 1977, British painter and conceptual artist, Adam Neate, first gained notoriety as a street artist. Born in Colchester, Essex and growing up in Ipswich, Suffolk, Adam’s career originally began in graphic design, working for an advertising agency. Eventually, Adam began to explore painting, often using cardboard because it was cheap…

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Jan 24, 2011

Picture of the Day: Vertical Garden Wall in Madrid, Spain

Picture of the Day: Vertical Garden Wall in Madrid, Spain

VERTICAL GARDEN WALL IN MADRID, SPAIN Photograph by jvasae CaixaForum Madrid is a post-modern art gallery in the center of Madrid, Spain. It is sponsored by the Catalan-Balearic bank la Caixa and located next to the Paseo del Prado at number 36. It was constructed by the Swiss architects Herzog & de Meuron from 2001…

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