Category: ART

Jun 3, 2010

Signs of the Times by Trusto Corp

Signs of the Times by Trusto Corp

Photograph and Design by TrustoCorp ‘Do This’ — ‘Don’t Do That’ — ‘Over Here! Not Over There!’ This is the language of the Street Sign. Put up by that proverbial Man to tell you how it is or else… Enter TrustoCorp. a New York-based entity that strives to inject a little humour and social commentary…

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Jun 1, 2010

Underwater Gardening: The World’s Best Aquariums of 2009

Underwater Gardening: The World’s Best Aquariums of 2009

2008 IAPLC Grand Prize Work – Cheng Sui Wai, Hong Kong Last year the Sifter discovered the thriving sub-culture of aquascaping. Think of it as gardening under water. Through an artistic arrangement of aquatic plants, rocks, stones, driftwood etc. these ‘aquascapists’ create incredible works of living art. Since 2001, the International Aquatic Plant Layout Contest…

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May 31, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 31, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 31, 2010

BOATING ACROSS THE COTTON SEA Photograph and Design by Phildesignart Now I don’t know which shirt I want more. This one or that one? Phildesignart via JohnnyCat 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! CLICK HERE TO…

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May 31, 2010

Rebranding the BP Logo: The 25 Funniest and Most Creative

Rebranding the BP Logo: The 25 Funniest and Most Creative

Photograph by AP Photo/Gerald Herbert As of June 1st, 2010, at least 20 million gallons (75.7 million liters) of oil has spilled into the Gulf of Mexico. This has been a complete and utter disaster for BP in every sense. The timing, the location (i.e., it didn’t occur on the borders of a developing nation),…

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May 29, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 29, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 29, 2010

THE WORLD IS YOURS Beautiful digital art by Jerico Santander on Behance Totally reminds me of the classic Nas track, ‘The World is Yours’, off one of the greatest hip hop albums of all time: Illmatic. The video is budget but the song is pure 90s hip hop bliss. Every day at 5pm the Sifter…

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May 25, 2010

Picture of the Day – Pulse Check

Picture of the Day – Pulse Check

PULSE CHECK Banksy is spotted in NYC as he continues his unique North American ‘promo tour’ for his recently released film: Exit Through the Gift Shop. This piece was found on Cedar Street between Greenwich and Trinity in Manhattan. via High Snobiety

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May 24, 2010

Abstract Ink: Tattoos With A Twist

Abstract Ink: Tattoos With A Twist

In a bold attempt to blur the lines between fine art and body art, Amanda Wachob has created a unique tattooing style called ‘abstract’. Looking more like brush strokes than the detailed work of a needle, the end result is simply beautiful. Working out of the Dare Devil Tattoo Studios in the Lower East Side…

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