Posts in the Category: Arts

Jan
22

Hipstory – Iconic leaders of our times seen as modern-day hipsters

posted on January 22nd 2016 in Arts & Drawing & Illustration with 0 Comments

Hipstory is the project of Israeli illustrator Amit Shimoni, who turned the best-known leaders of the 20th century in hipsters.

Lenin, Che Guevara, Mandela, Thatcher, Obama, Gandhi… Hipstory wants to reflect on the values of the present era and the narcissism of the younger generation more interested about aesthetics than about political ideals.

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Jan
04

The psychedelic result of combining microbes and photos

posted on January 4th 2015 in Arts & Photography with 0 Comments

Seung Hwan Impermanence

The project has for title ‘Impermanence’ and it is the visual result of the symbiosis between film matter and organic matter.

Seung-Hwan OH, a.k.a. Tonio Oh, works and lives in Seoul, where he was born and raised until he moved to New York, where he studied film and photography at Hunter College. His work and practice stems from his interest and approach towards other disciplinary thoughts and ideas, from philosophy to sciences.

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Jun
20

Everyday Objects Transformed into Playful Characters

posted on June 20th 2014 in Arts & Drawing & Inspiration & Sculpture with 0 Comments

If everywhere you look there are faces staring back, you’re not alone. For the past 10 years French artist Gilbert Legrand has been finding the hidden characters in everyday objects and revealing them with paint. His whimsical vision sees all sorts of household objects become things they were not: a coat hanger becomes a mouse sporting shoes; a paintbrush transforms into a teen with an attitude (and a wicked hairdo); and the blades of some scissors get amorous.

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May
12

Creative ‘Selfies from Nature’ Ads Feature Animals Snapping Mirror Selfies

posted on May 12th 2014 in Arts & Inspiration & Photography with 0 Comments

Brazilian stock photo agency Diomedia recently found themselves in need of a creative advertising campaign. They were debuting a National Geographic Collection, and they needed to share this news in a way that would resonate with today’s culture.

What they came up with is a creative and fun campaign featuring (what else?) the almighty selfie.

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Feb
27

Beertone: the beer’s Pantone

posted on February 27th 2014 in Arts & Inspiration with 0 Comments

A Pantone is an essential tool for any designer to explore how colours react to light and provides codes to use a tone in print and / or digital.

Across the board, two two beer tones are known: light and dark, but for the true lovers of this drink comes Beertone, a Pantone matching book containing the different colours that exist in the world of beer, and with which it is easier to distinguish between light and clear.

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