Air Vases

January 24th, 2012

The Japanese studio Torafu Architects designed 2 new versions of their air vases: Gradation and Cube. Those 2 patterns are printed on both sides of paper disks, which are cut so the user can simply pull them into the desired shape. They don’t much function but they look nice.

found at dezeen

Ballpoint Pen Paintings

January 5th, 2012

Ball Point Pen Paintings by Shane McAdams. He actually opens the ballpoint pens cartridges to blow, pour or let the ink flow on panels. Afterwards the panels get a special UV treatment at a tanning salon.

found at It’s Nice That

GIF Psychedelica

January 4th, 2012

It’s been a while since I’ve posted some animated GIF’s, but these ones by Yoshi Sodeoka are … psychedelic. I was actually surprised that I didn’t post anything else from his portfolio before. It’s packed with visual stimuli.
Here’re my 3 favorites from his GIF Psychedelica series.

found at It’s Nice That

Phone Arts

November 29th, 2011

Phone Arts is an International collaborative project experimenting using only the mobile phone as the medium to create unique compositions. They explore the boundaries of the phone to create graphic illustrations and designs.”

into time .org

November 1st, 2011

into time .org is a new piece by Rafaël Rozendaal, I guess it’s the 45° brother of into time .com. Beautiful work Rafaël!

Compressed 02

September 1st, 2011

Kim Pimmel combined everyday soap bubbles with exotic ferrofluid liquid to create an eerie tale, using macro lenses and time lapse techniques. Black ferrofluid and dye race through bubble structures, drawn through by the invisible forces of capillary action and magnetism. Watch it fullscreen!


July 26th, 2011

Pierre Commenge aka Emoc wrote a Processing app to transform photographs into these very painterly, knitted pictures. Of course he isn’t the first one to do something like this, but you have to admit that the outcome of his code is very nice.

found at CreativeApplications.Net

Have A Nice Day

June 30th, 2011

Have A Nice Day is an ongoing project by Jennis Li Cheng Tien. They aren’t real paintings but digitally distorted collages made with images sourced from the internet.

found at bumbumbum

Seraphic Rift To The Infinite Cosmos

June 26th, 2011

“Seraphic Rift To The Infinite Cosmos” by Travess Smalley. Click on it to see it in full size.

Embroidered Portraits

June 22nd, 2011

These embroidered portraits by Daniel Kornrumpf are insane. I want my portrait done by him!

found at swissmiss