Tag Archives: art

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

fire drawing

Here is an etched piece of wood that is lit on fire. This is strangely mesmerizing.

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

press pause play

PressPausePlay is a documentary that explores the democratized culture of creating artistic expression and if that waters things down or benefits the whole. Lots of pretty great interviews with various musicians and thought leaders. [VIA]

Saturday, January 28th, 2012

interactive still life

The still life you are about to see looks like your typical still life photograph, but there is more to it. It is an interactive frame that feeds realtime tilt data into the 3d scene – so basically when you … Continue reading

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

tape recorders

This is a video of an art instillation by Rafael Lozano-Hemmer in The Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney where rows of motorized tape measures are lined up and extend to measure the amount of time a visitor is viewing … Continue reading

Monday, January 2nd, 2012

dali dinner party

If you could transport yourself back to the 1940s, perhaps you would befriend artist Salvador Dali so you could attend his wacky dinner parties. This is a news reel from 1941 showing one of his dinner parties where Bob Hope … Continue reading

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

hero

This is a video that shows the creation of a portrait of the artist’s dad using the stippling technique. the finished product has roughly 3.2 million dots on it! [VIA]

Friday, November 18th, 2011

the sword maker

This is a video showing the craft and skill behind swordsmith Korehira Watanabe’s attempt to recreate the mythical Koto sword. More info on Korehira can be found here. [VIA]

Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

keep drawing

This is a pretty great little animation that morphs drawings. Keep drawing.

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

7 ft gundam papercraft

This is a stop motion of the assembly of a 7 foot Gundam character made entirely out of paper. Pretty cool! [VIA]

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

periodic table of swearing soundboard

There is a Periodic Table of Swearing and there is also a soundboard component to it so you can *hear* the sweary parts. Just be warned, lots of swears ahead, so if your work is sensitive to that sort of … Continue reading