Theo Jansen creates “beach animals” in a unique way

Theo Jansen is a visual artist from the Netherlands that created clever moving sculptures, and his working-series is called “Strandbeests”, that means “beach animals” in Dutch. The disconcertingly realistic ‘Strandbeests’ appear to walk, crawl and slug their way across the coastlines of Holland, replicating animal and critter movements in mesmerizing fashion. Jansen’s legendary wind-walking project…

Lukasz Wierzbowski captures people in abnormal poses

Lukasz Wierzbowski is a self-taught photographer currently based in Wroclaw, Poland. His works rely on a remarkable interplay between photographer and models, who are depicted in weird, abnormal poses. Lukasz Wierzbowski knows to combine nudity with a matching set of colors which leads to an intimate, absorbing picture composition. He relies on the bond that is…

Aida Muluneh creates a personal diary through her photography

Aida Muluneh is an Ethiopian photographer and a contemporary artist that has traveled and lived all over the world. She returned to her homeland where she found the inspiration for her works.  Aida Muluneh captured photos that illustrate different issues about life, love, and history. She said that her intent with the art is to…

Nicholas JR White illustrates the majesty of United Kingdom mountains in his photos

Nicholas JR White is an English photographer that documented the culture around the mountainous regions of the United Kingdom to capture the beauty of the abandoned bothies. Nicholas JR White captured the majesty of the United Kingdom; from the sublime mountains of the Scottish Highlands to England’s vast and beautiful Lake District and the peaks and…

Andreas Wannerstedt creates digital art in motion

Andreas Wannerstedt is a Swedish motion designer and artist creates colorful, animated art in his digital series, ‘Oddly Satisfying’. Andreas Wannerstedt created the abstract series that splits into volumes of 3D animations. All videos are short loops of different interior objects and machines performing transfixing motions: including marbles rolling onto shafts, puzzle-piece configurations fitting together, and…

Dimitris Ladopoulos transforms famous portraits in a 3D modeling program

Dimitris Ladopoulos is a Greek artist that transforms famous portraits in a 3D modeling program. The algorithm of his digital works is his own invention. Dimitris Ladopoulos has applied his algorithm to a range of paintings, creating RGB-subdivided images. This allows him to split a normal rectangle vertically and horizontally in a 3D modeling program called ‘Houdini’.…

Jeonghwa Seo constructed unique design for a cafe & wine bar

  Jeonghwa Seo is a designer based in Seoul and he constructed custom furniture to complement the raw concrete interior of Et Cetera, a cafe and wine bar.   Jeonghwa Seo created the striking design of the bar. To complement the architectural design of the space, Seo designed pieces that share a similar unfinished quality. Working primarily with…

Fipé Gouge Merrall paints naked women without romantism

Fipé Gouge Merrall is an Australian artist whose paintings depict naked women in various forms and situations, like relaxed and confident positions or brooding and exhausted. Fipé Gouge Merrall though doesn’t romanticize the female body. The curves of the bodies are drawn and painted in a position that twist,  lean, and bend over the surfaces they…

Turi Heisselberg created ceramic works in mesmerizing forms

Turi Heisselberg is a Copenhagen-based artist that has spent nearly two decades creating ceramic works that explore the character and texture of clay through their mesmerizing forms. Turi Heisselberg created the series called Organic shapes and the vessels are expressive and soft in their form.  Simple and sculptural, the pieces draw from the qualities inherent…

Alex Selkowitz creates contemporary canvas with suburban scenes of Los Angeles

Alex Selkowitz is an American painter that creates contemporary oil on canvas of suburban scenes from his hometown of Los Angeles, in the sun-filled state of California. Alex Selkowitz illustrated in his paintings backyard landscapes, home interiors, beaches, and empty staircases and chairs, each capturing light and shadows at play. The result is a striking image”, he explains,…