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Crocheted Hams and Hairdryers by Trevor Smith Evoke Memories of Mid-Century Domesticity

13 days ago   |   By Colossal

By day, Trevor Smith is a local council worker in Victoria, Australia. After hours, Smith creates replicas of elaborate meals and household appliances in crocheted wool. Cheese platters, baked hams, toasters, and hair dryers are carefully constructed using foam armatures underneath the woolen exteriors. Smith has had a lifelong interest in crafts, and shared with The Design Files , “my mother was a talented craftswoman and I was always shadowing her, wanting to be doing what she was doing.” Smith earned a degree in Visual Arts as a sculpture major and also has been a curator of public art...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Galaktika Foundation Launches Initiative to Create the First City in Space

Galaktika Foundation Launches Initiative to Create the First City in Space

Space Center. Image Courtesy of Asymptote Architecture Asymptote Architecture has designed a new Space Center to house educational, scientific, art and entertainment programs... Read more ...

8/21/19

8/21/19

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Econef Children's Center / Asante Architecture&Design + Lönnqvist & Vanamo...

Econef Children's Center / Asante Architecture&Design + Lönnqvist & Vanamo Architects

© Robin Hayes Architects: Asante Architecture&Design , Lönnqvist & Vanamo Architects Location: Kingori, Tanzania Category: Community Lead Architects: Carolina Wikström, Frida... Read more ...

I am always painting, or thinking about painting, but not always posting

I am always painting, or thinking about painting, but not always posting

I hope everyone is enjoying their summer! I just thought I would show what I am currently working on. The summer has kept me busy, with beautiful weather, yard and garden work... Read more ...

Mom's and kid's having FUN, at the beach

Mom's and kid's having FUN, at the beach

Moeders met kindern op strand 1, oil on canvasboard - 25 x 30 cm, painted 26 July 2019, € 165 Moeder met kind op strand 2, oil on canvasboard - 24 x 30 cm, painted 26 July... Read more ...

Contemporary Art, Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Solarpunk“ by Santa Fe...

Contemporary Art, Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Solarpunk“ by Santa Fe Contemporary Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

FRESH OFF THE EASEL... The complimentary blues and orange make up the sky where celestial bodies orbit and rotate. Framed in a black wood floater frame and ready to... Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionism Landscape Clouds Oil Painting

Contemporary Impressionism Landscape Clouds Oil Painting

Watching the Rain oil on panel 6x6 inch2019 I remember as a child in elementary school I had a teacher that suggested we use as many colors in our crayon box in one drawing as... Read more ...

Sony Quietly Raised the Price of the 135mm f/1.8 GM Lens by $200

Sony Quietly Raised the Price of the 135mm f/1.8 GM Lens by $200

This past weekend, Sony quietly increased the price of its exceptionally sharp 135mm f/1.8 G Master lens by $200, raising the price from $1,898 to $2,098 overnight without any... Read more ...

Felix Kreutzer, Moonlit coastal scene

Felix Kreutzer, Moonlit coastal scene

Date: Unknown Technique: Oil on canvas, 62 x 94 cm Source Read more ...

119 Great North Road Headquarters / Warren and Mahoney

119 Great North Road Headquarters / Warren and Mahoney

© Simon Devitt Architects: Warren and Mahoney Location: Auckland, New Zealand Category: Office buildings Area: 2159.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs: Simon Devitt Read more ...