UK based Italian artist Paola Bazz reworks and re-uses printed paper to create three dimensional collages that have a three dimensional effect. The choice of printed paper comes as a metaphor for everyday life where a fair amount of information of our lifestyle and culture lives, and of course, the printed paper is a medium […]
Once they are done harvesting rice in Japan, they put the straw to real good use by creating sculptures that are displayed at the “Straw Art Festival” in the Kagawa Prefecture and Niigata Prefecture. Traditionally, this straw was used to thatch roofs, and now that thatching isn’t needed, they use a similar process to make […]
Make-up artist Tal Peleg goes all artistic on eyelids, spicing them up with a range of drawings and illustrations to great effect. She works along the shape and form of the eye to create illustrations that while far from conventional makeup, aren’t too far from the aesthetics of the eye. The Princess and the Frog […]
Butterfly sculptures by artist Michael Crowder take a super delicate form. Titled Mariposa Mori, the butterfly sculptures are made with a glass casting technique called pâte de verre where tiny glass particles are fused together to form a shape. The display is similar to traditional entomology boxes, adding another touch to the delicate butterflies.
This Predator… he looks a bit stumped. The joke may be bad, but the work of UK based artist Simon Patel is quite impressive. It is a hand carved sculpture that took more than 90 hours to finish.
Artist Liam Brazier (previously) renders popular characters and images into shape through polygons, giving them a unique appeal. Here we have the artist’s sets of superheroes and Star Wars characters going boxy in the polygonal style.
Watercolor paintings by Tristram Lansdowne show fantastic worlds away from reality but awash with creativity. The paintings are a mix of the alien and the known, showing objects that are on the whole unknown, but have several elements the viewer can recognize and consider. Many of the structures in the paintings come from the artist […]
For the series Artificial Intelligence, photographer Francesco Romoli (previously) delves into the depths of the human mind and philosophy. Set in the future, the series often delves on David, a child-like humanoid robot who has existed for 2000 years. While created by humans, the robot has lived through the fall and demise of the human […]
Jason Gamber creates illustrations as if they were mechanical layouts. A good chunk of the set comes from famous Disney characters, though there are other illustrations as well.
Superheroes and villains get their day in classic paintings in the Superhero ModRen photo effects galleries at Worth1000.