Category: ART

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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May 22, 2010

Picture of the Day – A Portrait of Crime

Picture of the Day – A Portrait of Crime

A PORTRAIT OF CRIME Illustration by Santiago Caruso If this was turned into an anti-crime poster and plastered around my city, I’d probably steal one… via Santiago Caruso on Blogspot

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May 18, 2010

Hope and Fear by Phillip Toledano

Hope and Fear by Phillip Toledano

You may not recognize the name but you have likely seen the work. Phillip Toledano has published several influential projects to critical acclaim. His ‘Days with my Father‘ photojournal is deeply personal and incredibly moving; while his portraits of Phone Sex Operators offers a glimpse into another world. In this series, titled Hope & Fear,…

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May 16, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 16, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 16, 2010

WHAT HAPPENED TO LEMONADE? As the BP oil spill disaster continues; it’s stories like these that make the oil giant even less popular with the public. 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’ GET FEATURED! CLICK HERE…

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May 13, 2010

The X-Ray Vision of Nick Veasey

The X-Ray Vision of Nick Veasey

Is beauty only skin deep? Momma always said, ‘It’s what inside that counts’. Insert cliche about ‘seeing things for what they are’ here. Read as deeply as you want. At the very least, artist Nick Veasey takes stunning X-ray photographs of the mundane, the gigantic, and naturally, of nature. Below you will find…

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May 9, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 9, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 9, 2010

ICE SCREAM! Photograph by Balsamia A brilliantly tasty interpretation of ‘The Scream‘ by Norwegian artist Edvard Munch via Balsami 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’ GET FEATURED! CLICK HERE TO SUBMIT A PHOTOGRAPH FOR THE PICTURE…

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