Tag Archives: art

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

double decker bus does push ups

Everyone in London is bracing for the Olympics – even the buses! This is a mechanized sculpture that was made in honor of the Olypmics and features a giant double decker bus doing push ups. [VIA]

Friday, April 13th, 2012

portrait of mom tattoo

This is Steve Wimmer, a tattoo artist at Infamous Tattoo in Delaware. Watch how he creates a photo-realistic tattoo of a customer’s mom.

Friday, March 9th, 2012

pinhole camera apartment

This is a visual experiment where an apartment is completely darkened, letting a little light in, using the same principal as a Camera Obscura. Projections are then cast around the apartment giving a very lovely effect. [VIA]

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

poster flip book

This is a very cool little poster campaign where the recipient of this poster is asked to cut it up into many business cards and those business cards become animated when flipped a la a flipbook. This poster shows just … Continue reading

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

fine: the story of a soldier told by hands

This is the story of a soldier as told by painted hands that are used as puppets.

Friday, March 2nd, 2012

3d paper waveforms

This is Paper Note – a program that will allow for the physical representation of wave forms via paper. You basically record a message, and the sound is analyzed to be transformed into a tangible waveform made from paper. Neat! … Continue reading

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

pushpin portrait

This is a stop motion of a portrait made of pushpins. It took about 15,000 pushpins and over a month to make and the final portrait weighs about 40 pounds. Pretty cool.

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

snow circles

Here are some aerial views of snow circles that were made by artist Sonja Hinrichsen and her team of people. It took about 3 hours with 5 people total. Totally looks like snow embroidery. [VIA]

Monday, February 20th, 2012

i paint

This is a pretty cool stop-motion video of artist Thijme Termaat creating a painting. Almost like magic. [VIA]

Friday, February 10th, 2012

faceture

This is a peaceful little video that shows the process of creating little geometric sculptures. Look how neat they are!