Digitally Altered Portraits Superimposed with Flowers, Antique Patterns, and Wildlife Illustrations by Tawny Chatmon

DIGITALLY ALTERED PORTRAITS SUPERIMPOSED WITH FLOWERS, ANTIQUE PATTERNS, AND WILDLIFE ILLUSTRATIONS BY TAWNY CHATMON

Maryland-based artist Tawny Chatmon combines traditional portraiture with digital collage, layering elements of antique patterns, vintage...

Community: Over 500,000 Preserved and Local Flowers Suspended in the Toledo Museum of Art

COMMUNITY: OVER 500,000 PRESERVED AND LOCAL FLOWERS SUSPENDED IN THE TOLEDO MUSEUM OF ART

Floral artist Rebecca Louise Law travels widely to install her beloved cascading flower showers around the world. Most recently, the...

 
 
 
Glass Insects Small Enough to Balance on the Tip of Your Finger by Wesley Fleming

GLASS INSECTS SMALL ENOUGH TO BALANCE ON THE TIP OF YOUR FINGER BY WESLEY FLEMING

Glass sculptor Wesley Fleming creates life-size and anatomically correct sculptures of a variety of bizarre and well-known insects....

ReActor: a Tilting House That Shifts and Spins Based on its Inhabitants' Movements

REACTOR: A TILTING HOUSE THAT SHIFTS AND SPINS BASED ON ITS INHABITANTS' MOVEMENTS

Photography: Richard Barnes & Dora Somosi In the rolling hills of upstate New York at the outdoor sculpture park Art Omi , artist duo...

 
 
 
Domestic Sculptures Formed With Wood Grown at the United States and Mexico Border by Hugh Hayden

DOMESTIC SCULPTURES FORMED WITH WOOD GROWN AT THE UNITED STATES AND MEXICO BORDER BY HUGH HAYDEN

“America” (2018), 
Sculpted mesquite on plywood, 
overall dimensions: 43 1/4 x 81 x 81 in
, © Hugh Hayden; Courtesy Lisson Gallery Texas-born...

Native Argentinean Landscapes Explored in New Hand-Tufted Rugs by Alexandra Kehayoglou

NATIVE ARGENTINEAN LANDSCAPES EXPLORED IN NEW HAND-TUFTED RUGS BY ALEXANDRA KEHAYOGLOU

“Santa Cruz River” (2016-2017), Textile tapestry , wool, 980 x 420 cm, Courtesy of The National Gallery of Victoria. Textile artist...

 
 
 
Nuanced Portraits of Women Merged With Abstract Environments by Sofia Bonati

NUANCED PORTRAITS OF WOMEN MERGED WITH ABSTRACT ENVIRONMENTS BY SOFIA BONATI

Self-taught artist Sofia Bonati captures nuanced expressions and personalities of a variety of female characters while also integrating...

The Human Figure Takes Shape in New Steel, Graphite, and Gypsum Sculptures by Emil Alzamora

THE HUMAN FIGURE TAKES SHAPE IN NEW STEEL, GRAPHITE, AND GYPSUM SCULPTURES BY EMIL ALZAMORA

The human figure is the through line of sculptor Emil Alzamora ‘s emotive work previously covered both here and here. The body's many...

 
 
 
A Peculiar Character From a Hieronymus Bosch Painting Comes to Life on the New York City Subway

A PECULIAR CHARACTER FROM A HIERONYMUS BOSCH PAINTING COMES TO LIFE ON THE NEW YORK CITY SUBWAY

Artist Rae Swon recently brought a fantastical creature from The Temptation of St. Anthony to life on the New York City subway. The...

Uncanny Resemblances Between Classic Dog Breeds and Humans Captured by Gerrard Gethings

UNCANNY RESEMBLANCES BETWEEN CLASSIC DOG BREEDS AND HUMANS CAPTURED BY GERRARD GETHINGS

Gerrard Gethings has captured a lot of personalities as an animal photographer, including his own canine muse Baxter. Therefore when...

 
 
 
Swirling Networks of Sliced Paper Emerge From Altered Secondhand Books by Barbara Wildenboer

SWIRLING NETWORKS OF SLICED PAPER EMERGE FROM ALTERED SECONDHAND BOOKS BY BARBARA WILDENBOER

Barbara Wildenboer delicately cuts and extracts the pages of old books to produce sculptural explorations of the contents inside. Thinly...

HOARDS OF ANONYMOUS FIGURES REACT TO A USER-CONTROLLED CHARACTER IN AN INTERACTIVE WORLD BY UNIVERSAL EVERYTHING

 UK design studio Universal Everything is in the midst of crafting an experimental open-world environment called Emergence , available...

 
 
 
A Beetle Tattoo Spreads its Wings in Tandem With its Owner's Arm

A BEETLE TATTOO SPREADS ITS WINGS IN TANDEM WITH ITS OWNER'S ARM

Brazil-based tattoo artist Menace turned the crook of a client's arm into a fluttering beetle. In one arm position, the cleverly-placed...

Amusing Finalists From This Year's ‘Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards'

AMUSING FINALISTS FROM THIS YEAR'S ‘COMEDY WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHY AWARDS'

Mary McGowan, United States, all images licensed through of The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards The Comedy Wildlife Photography...

 
 
 
Balloon Sculptures by Masayoshi Matsumoto Present Air-Filled Interpretations of the Animal Kingdom

BALLOON SCULPTURES BY MASAYOSHI MATSUMOTO PRESENT AIR-FILLED INTERPRETATIONS OF THE ANIMAL KINGDOM

Masayoshi Matsumoto continues to astound us with his balloon twisting skills. The Japanese artist uses a variety of opaque, metallic,...

A Large-Scale Flocked Steel Mural Accented With Live Foliage by Frank Plant

A LARGE-SCALE FLOCKED STEEL MURAL ACCENTED WITH LIVE FOLIAGE BY FRANK PLANT

Sculptor Frank Plant creates large-scale sculptural drawings of grouped bodies made from flocked steel. One of his most recent pieces,...

 
 
 
4D-Printed Aquatic Plants Spring to Life in “Hydrophytes” by Nicole Hone

4D-PRINTED AQUATIC PLANTS SPRING TO LIFE IN “HYDROPHYTES” BY NICOLE HONE

Using modeling software and multi-material 3D printing, industrial designer Nicole Hone created a series of 4D-printed futuristic aquatic...

A Million Dazzling Stars Are Revealed in a New Infrared Photograph of the Carina Nebula

A MILLION DAZZLING STARS ARE REVEALED IN A NEW INFRARED PHOTOGRAPH OF THE CARINA NEBULA

A new photograph of the Carina Nebula , a complex group of bright and dark nebulae in the constellation Carina , has just been released...

 
 
 
Shuttlecocks, Pool Noodles, and Other Playful Materials Arranged into Three-Dimensional ‘Textiles' by We Make Carpets

SHUTTLECOCKS, POOL NOODLES, AND OTHER PLAYFUL MATERIALS ARRANGED INTO THREE-DIMENSIONAL ‘TEXTILES' BY WE MAKE CARPETS

Shuttlecock Carpet for the exhibition Hands On at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia (2017), all images via We...

New in The Colossal Shop

NEW IN THE COLOSSAL SHOP

This just in: a puzzle of cameras from throughout history featuring a flat lay photograph by Jim Golden and new van Gogh and Dali-inspired...

 
 
 



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 ...

Seen in House & Garden UK, August 2018,Original Contemporary Seascape...

Seen in House & Garden UK, August 2018,Original Contemporary Seascape Painting “Falling Water Rising Tide“ by International Contemporary Seascape Artist Arrachme

“Falling Water Rising Tide” is part of Arrachme's Peaceful Worlds Series where you can find royal purple deposits lining the shores like a natural reddish carpet. Feel the... Read more ...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist...

Geologic Abstract Mixed Media Painting “Phoenix Demo I” by Colorado Artist Carol Nelson

10"x110"x1" Mixed Media on Canvas/Available $275 Read more ...

Bløm Meadworks / Synecdoche Design Studio

Bløm Meadworks / Synecdoche Design Studio

Courtesy of Synecdoche Design Studio Architects: Synecdoche Design Studio Location: Ann Arbor, MI, United States Area: 2900.0 ft2 Project Year: 2018 Architect Of Record: Ply... Read more ...

New Mexico, Contemporary Abstract Bold Expressive Landscape Art Painting...

New Mexico, Contemporary Abstract Bold Expressive Landscape Art Painting “Pedernal With High Clouds” by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien Gonzales

18"x12" x1.5" Oil on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Fine Art Free Standing Horizontal Sculpture, Resin, Steel, Cast Acrylic...

Fine Art Free Standing Horizontal Sculpture, Resin, Steel, Cast Acrylic “Aspen Trail” by Santa Fe Artist Sandra Duran Wilson

Side A: Side B: Take a walk among the aspens. There are 6 layers in this sculptural painting made from acrylic and collage. The piece is mounted in steel and is created to be... Read more ...

Peace Like a River

Peace Like a River

9 x 12 inches oil on linenplein air Garden Valley, Umpqua Bridge UVAA paint out Roseburg, Oregon below ~ PHOTOGRAPHER Jake Ritter of Roseburg, Oregon"People Following Passions... Read more ...

Good times, noodle salad - Miron Chomacki

Good times, noodle salad - Miron Chomacki

Photo miron chomacki model juliakozl thx uknowmerecords Good times, noodle salad - Miron Chomacki Read more ...

Blue Bottle Coffee Kobe Café / Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architects

Blue Bottle Coffee Kobe Café / Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architects

© Takumi Ota Architects: Jo Nagasaka + Schemata Architects Location: 1 Maemachi Chuo-ku Hyogo Japan Project Team: Masami Nakata Area: 214.1 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

Jacaranda

Jacaranda

Oil 8x10 inches Purchase info here. In the springtime Jacaranda trees in Southern California are just spectacular. I found this one near Mission San Jan Capistrano in front of... Read more ...

"Top of the World" in Laguna Beach by TOM BROWN

"Top of the World" in Laguna Beach by TOM BROWN

This is a view from the "Top of the World" in Laguna Beach, California. It's an original oil painting on a 4x6 Bristol panel. In this one I wanted to capture the feeling of the... Read more ...