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Organic, Sunrise Gradients Mask Front Pages of The New York Times by Artist Sho Shibuya

1 month ago   |   By Colossal

All images © Sho Shibuya, shared with permission
For many people, blocking out the news has meant logging off of Twitter and resisting the urge to check every breaking update. But Sho Shibuya has taken a more literal approach to the stress-reducing action. The Brooklyn-based artist and founder of the design studio Placeholder has taken to painting over the front page of The New York Times with vibrant gradients that mimic the day's sunrise.
Beginning in March when cities began to lock down, Shibuya realized that his sensory perceptions of the world changed. “Some days passed and I realized...
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