Transformation and Excess Explored in Heavily Decorated Wax Sculptures by Rebecca Stevenson

 Art #animals #flowers #sculpture #wax October 29, 2019 Laura Staugaitis Photographs: Marianne Wie The sweet and the sinister commingle in Rebecca Stevenson‘s wax sculptures that depict humans and animals bursting...

Multi-Part Graphics Reveal the Inner Workings of Systems in Vintage-Inspired Designs by Raymond Biesinger

 Design Illustration #anatomy #diagrams #music October 28, 2019 Laura Staugaitis Raymond Biesinger takes complex systems—economics, feline anatomy, computer programming—and breaks them down into visually captivating designs. Using design elements...

Ceremonial Dragons and Colorful Cactus Gardens Formed from Intricately Worked Ribbon

 Art Craft Design #fabric #ribbon #sculpture October 28, 2019 Laura Staugaitis All photographs: GAZE fotographica | Kei Furuse Birthday presents, apparel decoration, hair-do accessories: this is what comes to mind when...

Spectacular Mushrooms and Fungi Documented by Photographer Alison Pollack

 Photography Science #fungi #macro #mushrooms October 28, 2019 Laura Staugaitis Cookeina sulcipes, Tropical Goblet. Location: Colombia Photographer Alison Pollack’s subject of choice is usually hiding in plain sight. To find...

Architectural Miniatures by Mohamad Hafez Promote Meaningful Dialogue About Conflict in Syria

 Art #architectural model #dioramas #miniature October 27, 2019 Andrew LaSane Framed Nostalgia (2019), 31 x 37 x 10 inches. Images courtesy of the artist Connecticut-based Syrian-born artist Mohamad Hafez...

The Children of Gaia Emerge from Ecological Crises in Photographs by Fabrice Monteiro

 Art Photography #nature #photography #pollution #trash October 26, 2019 Andrew LaSane The Prophecy #7, Fabrice Monteiro. Baryt prints in color, images courtesy of the artist. For his multiyear project titled “The...

Bizarre Animals Challenge the Bounds of Recognizability in Hybrid Assemblages by Debra Broz

 Art Craft #animals #ceramics #found objects #humor October 25, 2019 Laura Staugaitis “Winged Elephant” 6 x 7 x 7 inches Winged elephants, multi-eared rabbits, and carrot-legged babies ready to be dipped...

Stretched and Stacked Textures Become Elongated Female Figures in New Work by Johanna Goodman

 Art #collage #portraits October 25, 2019 Laura Staugaitis Towering female figures fill the frame in large-scale collages by Johanna Goodman (previously). Using a range of contemporary and...

A 21 Foot-Long Painting of The Last Supper by 16th Century Nun and Artist...

 Art History #art history #Italy #murals #Renaissance #restoration October 24, 2019 Laura Staugaitis In the 1500’s self-taught artist and nun Plautilla Nelli created a life-size mural of Jesus and the twelve...

Urban Tetris by Mariyan Atanasov Imagines Bulgarian Architecture as the Classic Video Game

 Design Illustration Photography #architecture #geometric #video games October 24, 2019 Laura Staugaitis The urban architecture of Sofia, Bulgaria becomes an oversized Tetris game in a series by Mariyan Atanasov. To...

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