Tag: painting

Aug 4, 2015

Artist Imagines What Real-Life Disney Characters Would Look Like

Artist Imagines What Real-Life Disney Characters Would Look Like

Jirka Väätäinen uses digital compositing, photo manipulation and digital painting to imagine what Disney characters might look like in real life.

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Aug 1, 2015

Why Babies in Medieval Paintings Were Painted Like Little Old Men

Why Babies in Medieval Paintings Were Painted Like Little Old Men

Vox’s Phil Edwards talks with Matthew Averett, an art history professor at Creighton University, to learn why.

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Jun 28, 2015

Picture of the Day: Works in Progress

Picture of the Day: Works in Progress

Artists James Jean and Tristan Eaton work side by side on their respective murals for the Pow! Wow! Long Beach Art Festival in California.

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Jun 22, 2015

“Beer Goggles” Oil Painting Series by Christopher Mangan

“Beer Goggles” Oil Painting Series by Christopher Mangan

“Beer Goggles” is a series of oil paintings by Christopher Mangan where the colors and reflection distortions get more and more abstract.

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May 27, 2015

Museum Exhibit for the Blind Encourages People to Touch the Artworks

Museum Exhibit for the Blind Encourages People to Touch the Artworks

The Museo del Prado in Madrid launched its first exhibit for the visually impaired, 3D printing six of their most renowned artworks in their collection.

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May 25, 2015

The Digital Artists that Paint the Game of Thrones Landscapes

The Digital Artists that Paint the Game of Thrones Landscapes

Sven Sauer is a digital artist that specializes in matte paintings. Sauer is part of the VFX team that brings the Game of Thrones world to life, creating the illusion of environments like King’s Landing, Harrenhall, Dragonstone and Qarth.

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May 22, 2015

Street Artist HULA Uses Paddleboard to Paint in Hard to Reach Places

Street Artist HULA Uses Paddleboard to Paint in Hard to Reach Places

Sean Yoro aka HULA has been painting beautiful portraits in NYC, using his paddleboard to get to hard to reach places. The avid artist and surfer is originally from Oahu, Hawaii but is currently based in New York City.

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