Category: ART

Jul 19, 2010

Back to the Future: Retro 70s Ads for Today’s Gadgets

Back to the Future: Retro 70s Ads for Today’s Gadgets

Did you ever wonder what today’s most popular gadgets (mp3 player, laptop, cellphone and handheld video game system) would look like if they were designed in the 70s? No!?! Well thankfully Alex Varanese has. He’s even envisioned what the print ads would look like to market such wonderful devices. In this series called: ‘Alt/1977: We…

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Jul 12, 2010

This Diesel Ad Campaign is REALLY Stupid [21 Pics]

This Diesel Ad Campaign is REALLY Stupid [21 Pics]

So stupid it’s smart? Or just plain stupid? Crappy clothes aside, this Diesel ad campaign was interesting enough to post but does it deliver? As Forrest Gump would say: ‘Stupid is as stupid does’. All pictures courtesy of: I Believe in Advertising If you enjoyed this article, the Sifter highly recommends: GET YOUR HANDS DIRTY…

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Jul 10, 2010

Imagination [Comic Strip]

Imagination [Comic Strip]

Comic by Don Dimanlig (MacDoninri on deviantART) CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL SATURDAY STRIPS

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Jul 6, 2010

Picture of the Day – July 6, 2010

Picture of the Day – July 6, 2010

GET YOUR FIX Artwork and Photography by Ron English via Popaganda: The Art and Crimes of Ron English Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’ GET FEATURED! SUBMIT A PHOTOGRAPH FOR THE PICTURE OF THE DAY!

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Jul 6, 2010

Incredible Street Art Illustrations by Phlegm

Incredible Street Art Illustrations by Phlegm

Born in North Wales and now residing in Sheffield, UK, cartoonist and illustrator Phlegm is well known for his self-published comics and amazing graffiti/street art. Many of the larger-than-life characters that adorn the walls he spray paints originate from his comics. Much of his artwork is illustration-based, thus his lack of true graffiti-style lettering may…

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Jul 1, 2010

21 Specimens with Transparent Skin and Rainbow Skeletons

21 Specimens with Transparent Skin and Rainbow Skeletons

Japanese-based New World Transparent Specimen creates these stunning artworks; somehow making an animal’s flesh and body transparent while also illuminating the skeleton with bright vibrant colours. Unfortunately the entire site is in Japanese, so I’m really unsure of the technical process. However, the finished product is visually mesmerizing and the videos at the bottom of…

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Jun 24, 2010

Alcoholic Art: Liquor Under a Microscope

Alcoholic Art: Liquor Under a Microscope

English Oatmeal Stout by BevShots Have you ever wondered what your favourite libation looks like under a microscope? Picture a scientist, drunk off White Russians; staring into his glass and thinking — I bet this would look really cool if I magnified it! To the Lab-Mobile! A few years and a few sloshy nights later,…

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