Monday, December 10, 2018

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Geometric Shapes and Angular Faces Combine in New Salvaged Wood Murals

Expanded Eye is an arts collective formed by London-based artists Jade Tomlinson and Kevin James that utilizes a wide range of media to explore human consciousness and connectivity. The pair use salvaged wood to create colorful...

Satisfying Looped Animations Inspired by Interior Design Elements

https://vimeo.com/279004386 Motion graphics artist Andreas Wannerstedt designs short animated loops that present invented machines performing mesmerizing tasks. His videos are often inspired by real-world interior design, and incorporate elements such as rose gold, dark wood grains, and...

Crouched and Posed Figures Formed From Hundreds of Welded Bike Chains

Young-Deok Seo produces life-size figures welded from hundreds of folded bike chains. To create these works he first begins with a sketch, which he then digitizes to create a 3D model. Next he creates a...

Jan Vormann Invites Playful Interaction by Patching Crumbling Walls with LEGO Bricks

Since 2007, Berlin-based artist Jan Vormann has used tens of thousands of LEGO bricks to patch crumbling holes in architectural structures around the world. His colorful bricks imitate the brick or cobblestone-constructed buildings he often “repairs,” however...

A Porous White Aluminum Sculpture Encourages Exploration and Play at the Jinji Lake Biennale

For the 2018 Jinji Lake Biennale in Suzhou, China, Marc Fornes and his art and architecture studio THEVERYMANY  installed a porous outdoor pavilion crafted from white aluminum. Holes that span the bulbous structure allow light to pour...

A Hand-Drawn Animation of Merging Faces and Morphing Bodies by Daniel Zvereff

Brooklyn-based artist Daniel Zvereff works in a combination of drawing, photography, and videography and all three come into play in an animated short. The three minute long film is a music video for Norwegian singer-songwriter Okay-Kaya‘s song...

Miniature Installations Built Inside Suitcases Detail the Homes That Refugees Leave Behind

Syrian-born, New Haven, Connecticut-based artist and architect Mohamad Hafez compiles found objects and scrap metal to construct miniature recreations of homes, buildings, and landscapes left by refugees in the Middle East and around the world. The...

Sculptural Assemblages by Thomas Deininger Are Three-Dimensional Tricks of the Eye

https://vimeo.com/291568542 Advertise on Colossal with Nectar Ads. COLOSSAL IS HOSTED BY (MT) MEDIA TEMPLE VPS HOSTING A Colossal Highlight Sailing Ship Kite by Haptic Lab Editor’s Picks: Painting HIGHLIGHTS BELOW. FOR THE FULL COLLECTION CLICK HERE. Lisa Ericson Imagines Fantastical Ecosystems Carried on the Backs of...

Tilting House That Shifts and Spins Based on its Inhabitants’ Movements

In the rolling hills of upstate New York at the outdoor sculpture park Art Omi, artist duo Alex Schwederand Ward Shelley created a fully functional house with a special slant. The project, called ReActor, is a 42 by...

Digitally Altered Portraits by Tawny Chatmon

Maryland-based artist Tawny Chatmon combines traditional portraiture with digital collage, layering elements of antique patterns, vintage botanicals, and wildlife illustrations onto images of her children and other relatives. Once printed, Chatmon often revisits the digital textures...

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