David Shrigley Designs a Collection of Phone Cases and Tech Accessories with His Signature Witty Illustrations

DAVID SHRIGLEY DESIGNS A COLLECTION OF PHONE CASES AND TECH ACCESSORIES WITH HIS SIGNATURE WITTY ILLUSTRATIONS

All images courtesy of Casetify David Shrigley 's famously dry sense of humor and satirical quips grace a new collection of phone cases...

Ceramic Mosaics Mend Cracked Sidewalks, Potholes, and Buildings in Vibrant Interventions by Ememem

CERAMIC MOSAICS MEND CRACKED SIDEWALKS, POTHOLES, AND BUILDINGS IN VIBRANT INTERVENTIONS BY EMEMEM

All images © Ememem, shared with permission Throughout his home city of Lyon, Ememem is known as “the pavement surgeon.” The artist...

 
 
 
Digital Renderings Collage 3D Objects into Futuristic Self-Portraits by Artist Omar Aqil

DIGITAL RENDERINGS COLLAGE 3D OBJECTS INTO FUTURISTIC SELF-PORTRAITS BY ARTIST OMAR AQIL

All images © Omar Aqil, shared with permission Lahore, Pakistan-based artist Omar Aqil digitally assembles technology, 3D objects,...

Candid Murals by Street Artist Escif Cleverly Respond to Political Issues and Current Events

CANDID MURALS BY STREET ARTIST ESCIF CLEVERLY RESPOND TO POLITICAL ISSUES AND CURRENT EVENTS

“Espoire” in Lozzi, France. All images © Escif, shared with permission Street artist Escif utilizes muted color palettes and straightforward...

 
 
 
Delightful Characters Spring to Life in Hand-Cranked Wooden Automata by Kazuaki Harada

DELIGHTFUL CHARACTERS SPRING TO LIFE IN HAND-CRANKED WOODEN AUTOMATA BY KAZUAKI HARADA

Japanese woodworker Kazuaki Harada has spent the last few years designing these playful automata that activate with a simple hand-crank....

A Monumental Book Printed on Uncut Paper Celebrates Hokusai's Iconic ‘Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji'

A MONUMENTAL BOOK PRINTED ON UNCUT PAPER CELEBRATES HOKUSAI'S ICONIC ‘THIRTY-SIX VIEWS OF MOUNT FUJI'

All images © Taschen, shared with permission A forthcoming volume from Taschen is an homage to renowned Japanese ukiyo-e artist Katsushika...

 
 
 

ILLUSORY PHOTOGRAPHS OF MOUNTAIN LANDSCAPES ARE FLIPPED 90 DEGREES TO REVEAL HUMAN-LIKE PROFILES

“Sleeping Greek Woman” in the upper Austrian pre-alps. All images © Bernhard Lang, shared with permission There's a long history of...

Vibrant Dream States Trap Oversized Characters Mid-Slumber in Millo's Paintings

VIBRANT DREAM STATES TRAP OVERSIZED CHARACTERS MID-SLUMBER IN MILLO'S PAINTINGS

“Mare Incognitum” (2021), acrylic on canvas, 27.5 × 27.5 inches. All images © Millo, courtesy of Thinkspace Projects, shared with permission “Just...

 
 
 
Nature Resurges to Overtake Abandoned Architecture in a New Book of Photos by Jonk

NATURE RESURGES TO OVERTAKE ABANDONED ARCHITECTURE IN A NEW BOOK OF PHOTOS BY JONK

Manoir, Taiwan Manor, Taiwan. All images © Jonk, shared with permission From dilapidated power plants, abandoned medical facilities,...

Thousands of Discs Are Suspended in Immense Cloud-Like Formations in Jacob Hashimoto's Installations

THOUSANDS OF DISCS ARE SUSPENDED IN IMMENSE CLOUD-LIKE FORMATIONS IN JACOB HASHIMOTO'S INSTALLATIONS

“The Sky” at Portland International Airport (2020), bamboo, resin, UV Prints, screenprints, and fiberglass rod, 40 x 30 x 18 feet....

 
 
 
Fantastic Macro Photos Reveal the Microscopic World of Mushrooms and Slime Molds

FANTASTIC MACRO PHOTOS REVEAL THE MICROSCOPIC WORLD OF MUSHROOMS AND SLIME MOLDS

Lachnum virgineum. All images © Alison Pollack, shared with permission Alison Pollack 's preferred subjects are the tiny, inconspicuous...

DUPLICATE FIGURES FREEZE IN MOTION AS A DANCER WRITHES AND CONTORTS HER BODY IN AN ENTRANCING SHORT FILM

 “ Weakness of the Flesh ” is a captivating and eerie short film that appears to clone dancer Emma Rosenzweig-Bock , who twists...

 
 
 
Piece Together the Geography of the Earth and Moon in Infinite Combinations with Nervous System's Jigsaw Puzzles

PIECE TOGETHER THE GEOGRAPHY OF THE EARTH AND MOON IN INFINITE COMBINATIONS WITH NERVOUS SYSTEM'S JIGSAW PUZZLES

Earth Infinity Puzzle. All images © Nervous System, shared with permission Longtime Colossal readers are likely familiar with Nervous...

Discarded Technology and Branded Trash Are Stacked into Dystopian Structures in Alvaro Naddeo's Paintings

DISCARDED TECHNOLOGY AND BRANDED TRASH ARE STACKED INTO DYSTOPIAN STRUCTURES IN ALVARO NADDEO'S PAINTINGS

“AmeriCan't” (2018), watercolor on paper, 20 x 22 inches. All images © Alvaro Naddeo, shared with permission Behind each one of Alvaro...

 
 
 

THIS FOLDED PAPER BOOK OPENS UP TO REVEAL 31 LAYERED STORAGE COMPARTMENTS

 Tuck away your coins and small mementos for safekeeping in this nested storage book. Comprised of 31 compartments, the design features...

Red-Eyed Subjects Peer Forward in Bright, Impasto Portraits by Artist Annan Affotey

RED-EYED SUBJECTS PEER FORWARD IN BRIGHT, IMPASTO PORTRAITS BY ARTIST ANNAN AFFOTEY

All images courtesy of Annan Affotey and Danny First, shared with permission Annan Affotey has an affinity for bold, bright colors...

 
 
 
Interview: Arinze Stanley Speaks to the Indelible Impact of Police Brutality and How Extreme Emotion is the Key to Change

INTERVIEW: ARINZE STANLEY SPEAKS TO THE INDELIBLE IMPACT OF POLICE BRUTALITY AND HOW EXTREME EMOTION IS THE KEY TO CHANGE

“Bullets and Denim 2” (2020), charcoal and graphite on paper, 30 x 26 inches. All images © Arinze Stanley, shared with permission For...

Striking Photos Frame the Half-Renovated Houses of a Former Mining Region in Germany

STRIKING PHOTOS FRAME THE HALF-RENOVATED HOUSES OF A FORMER MINING REGION IN GERMANY

All images © Wolfgang Fröhling, shared with permission When the once burgeoning coal industry in Ruhrgebiet, Germany , began to decline,...

 
 
 
A Painstakingly Crafted Village Perches Atop a Wooden Tower in Ognyan Stefanov's Miniature Utopia

A PAINSTAKINGLY CRAFTED VILLAGE PERCHES ATOP A WOODEN TOWER IN OGNYAN STEFANOV'S MINIATURE UTOPIA

All images © Ognyan Stefanov, shared with permission Bulgarian artist Ognyan Stefanov pairs his day job as an aviation photographer...

Assembled Sculptures by Artist Willie Cole Cluster High Heels into Expressive Masks

ASSEMBLED SCULPTURES BY ARTIST WILLIE COLE CLUSTER HIGH HEELS INTO EXPRESSIVE MASKS

“Street Dragon I” (2018), shoes, wire, and screws on a metal stand, 64.5 x 16 x 15.5 inches. Photo by Joerg Lohse. All images © Willie...

 
 
 



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 ...

Gable House / UA Lab

Gable House / UA Lab

Ahmedabad, Guyarat, India Project Year: 2020 Photographs: Inclined Studio Area: 387.0 m2 Read more ...

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns

Autumn Patterns oil 18x18 inches Purchase info here. Sometime in October I had this idea of a still life from bird's eye view. With a tablecloth on the floor, I arranged... Read more ...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by...

Impressionist Landscape Painting, Water,Stream "UP ON SCOFIELD PASS" by Painter of the American West, Nancee Jean Busse

11"x14" Acrylic on Canvas Board/Available $300.00 Read more ...

King Alfred and Fay Wray!

Here's another of my “Virtual Artist's Alley” commissions. Having just finished a big corporate job that took nearly 4 weeks to complete, I had to put everything on hold for... Read more ...

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

Adding Watercolor to Collagraph Prints

This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco . Can You add Watercolor to Collagraph Prints? Yes, you can, as long as the ink you used to print your... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Geologic Abstract Fine Art Print "Rainbow Canyon" by Carol Nelson Fine Art

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Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Thomas Gainsborough. 18th century English portrait and landscape painter

Historical hottie du jour: Gainsborough Dupont. Took art lessons from his uncle Thomas Gainsborough, whose birthday is today.May 14, 1727. Thomas Gainsborough FRSA - 2 August... Read more ...

Put a candle in the window, Matt McCormick

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The last days of disco

Halston © Harry Benson The last days of disco Read more ...

Idaho Farmland

Idaho Farmland

"Idaho Farmland", 8 x 10 In, Oil, 2021 An image from one of my many trips through Idaho. View purchase information here. Please contact me if you have questions. Read more ...