Category: ART

Apr 17, 2010

Picture of the Day – April 17, 2010

Picture of the Day – April 17, 2010

LET’S DO THE TIME WARP AGAIN! Photograph by Brother O’Mara The Art League of Houston decided to have a little fun before two houses were to be torn down. They built a vortex of awesome that may or may not have taken you to another dimension. via Brother O’Mara on Flickr Every day at 5pm…

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Apr 15, 2010

Incredible Robot Sculptures Made from Old Electronic Parts

Incredible Robot Sculptures Made from Old Electronic Parts

Using discarded parts like old electronics, recycled materials and toys, Andrea Petrachi aka Himatic, has skillfully assembled these into wonderful robotic sculptures; breathing life into these old objects. Some look playful, other are a little creepy, but all of them are delightful in their own way. Be sure to check out ANDREAPETRACHI.COM for more information…

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Apr 5, 2010

Awesome Street Art by Best Ever

Awesome Street Art by Best Ever

Photograph by Best Ever Hailing from the coastal resort town of Bournemouth in Dorset, England; Neil and Hadley make up the artistic duo better known as ‘Best Ever’. Both have graffiti backgrounds to compliment their skills in photorealism. This creates an interesting contrast in much of their street art. Check out the slick work below…

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Mar 30, 2010

Tremendous Typography by Markie Darkie

Tremendous Typography by Markie Darkie

Working under the moniker of Markie Darkie; graphic designer and visual artist Ferdinand Mark Basa has produced some brilliant work and garnered serious attention on Behance, an influential online community of artists and designers. Hailing from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; I was unable to uncover any additional information on the artist, only adding to his mystique…

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Mar 25, 2010

Living Lobby Art: The HP Manilfold by Tronic

Living Lobby Art: The HP Manilfold by Tronic

You walk into an office. You’re greeted by a friendly receptionist who tells you to take a seat. “Person X will be right with you,” they say. You sit down and scan your surroundings. You see some plants, some awards, a few industry-related magazines, maybe today’s paper. End scene. You walk into the HP headquarters…

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Mar 22, 2010

Picture of the Day – March 22, 2010

Picture of the Day – March 22, 2010

THE [COOKIE] DOUGH WARS Artwork by Paco Pomet Internacional. Oil on Canvas. 110 cm x 150 cm (43.3 in x 59 in). 2008 by Paco Pomet. Paco Pomet via Booooooom 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!…

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Mar 22, 2010

Incredible Feather Art by Kate MccGwire

Incredible Feather Art by Kate MccGwire

London-based artist Kate MccGwire has a unique form of art. Her material of choice? The molted feathers of pigeons. She uses these feathers in great numbers to create vivid pieces of artwork. The process is painstaking but the outcome is brilliant. Kate creates such intricate patterns and designs; and it really gives her…

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