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Funny Illustrations by Mauro Gatti

Creative and Funny Illustrations.<p>Mauro Gatti is a Milan, Italy based illustrator and graphic designer. The simple but funny illustrations reflect …

Graphic Design

Gehard Demetz: The Invocation

Gehard Demetz could perhaps be called a modern-day Geppetto—but instead of woodcarving puppets with curiously growing noses, he creates lifelike limewood sculptures of children that captivate as much as they unsettle. Each child holds a special object—not a pacifier or teddy bear, but objects …

Ten years of artists' tube map covers – in pictures

Rachel Whiteread's The Hole of London is the new design for the cover of London Underground's pocket map, which is celebrating its 10th birthday. Commissioned by Art on the Underground, she joins David Shrigley, Tracey Emin, Jeremy Deller, Mark Wallinger, Barbara Kruger and Yayoi Kusama and others …

OFFF Festival Redesign by CROWD Studio

OFFF Festival Re-Branding.<p>The renowned OFFF Festival got a new face. Barcelona based CROWD Studio was commissioned to create a complete redesign of …

Film Festivals

Best of the Week: Tech News, Illustrations, Architecture and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

Swiss Fonts from Bitstream

Swiss 721 and Swiss 911 Fonts.<p>Late Swiss type designer Max Miedinger has created the original Swiss font. The clear and geometric typeface has set …

Typography

Award-Winning Architecture: Kew House 3 by Vibe Design Group

The award-winning architecture of a private residence.<p>The remarkable design of the Kew House 3 is an award-winning architecture project by Vibe …

Architecture

Alice in Wonderland Illustrations by Aldous Massie

Magical Alice in Wonderland Illustrations.<p>Aldous Massie got an early publication on WE AND THE COLOR with his “The Tick of Approval” illustration …

Architizer

Sketches by Puerto Rican Artist Ricardo Cabret

Some Sketches by Ricardo Cabret.<p>This is a collection of several sketches created by Puerto Rican artist Ricardo Cabret.<p>Ricardo Cabret was born and …

Caribbean

Illuminated Cut Paper Light Boxes by Hari & Deepti | Colossal

<p>Deepti Nair and Harikrishnan Panicker (known collectively as Hari & Deepti) are an artist couple who create paper cut light boxes. Each diorama is …

Monocle Thailand Illustration by Studio Hey

Monocle Thailand Travel – Editorial Illustrations.<p>Studio Hey from Barcelona, Spain has worked frequently for the popular Monocle magazine. They often …

Thailand

The Beauty of Japan’s Artistic Manhole Covers | Colossal

<p>Japan is a country full of amazing art. Some of it is housed within museums and galleries while others are right underneath our feet. I’m talking, …

Psychogeographies: 3D Collages Encased in Layers of Glass by Dustin Yellin | Colossal

<p>Psychogeography is the act of exploring an urban environment with an emphasis on curiosity and drifting. Or, more colloquially put, a “toy box full …

Dazzling Chinese Pavilion Resembles Waves of Wheat

The winning entry to build China's Pavilion at the Milan Expo 2015 is a stunning reinterpretation of a public space. Designed in collaboration between Tsinghua University and New York-based Studio Link-Arc, the duo rejected the notion of a typical pavilion, and instead came up with a structure that …

Tsinghua University

Lumio: A Portable Light That Opens Up Like a Book

While Lumio looks like a bound book at first glance, you’ll realize as soon as you begin to open it up that the “pages” don’t contain words. The …

Beautiful Panoramas Turn Your World Into Wormholes

New York City-based photographer and filmmaker Randy Scott Slavin had a brush with viral fame in 2012 when he released “Alternate Perspectives,” a photo series that turned panoramas of landscapes and cityscapes into psychedelic bubble views of the world. Now Slavin is back with a new installment of …

New York State

Golden Leaf Branding by Daniel Lasso Casas

Golden Leaf Brand Identity.<p>It’s not the first time that you can see some work created by Colombian graphic designer Daniel Lasso Casas on WE AND THE …

Small Wooden Figures Playfully Fit Into Their Surroundings

New Jersey-based street artist Joe Iurato proves that bigger isn't always better with his fantastic series of small wooden figures that are cut out and painted to resemble little people. The miniature sculptures are carefully placed in public places such as busy intersections, street lamps, and the …

Art

Wooden Skate Decks Beautifully Designed by Laser Engraving

Customized skate decks are nothing new, but you've probably never seen them look like this before. Brooklyn-based design studio Magnetic Kitchen used their talents and laser cutter to permanently transfer artwork onto premium maple wood boards. The process creates a unique embossed effect by …

Self-Deception Drawings by Gillian Lambert

Self-Deception Portraits.<p>Artist and illustrator Gillian Lambert created this series of drawings called “Self-Deception”. The artist graduated from …

Paint Showers: A Thunderstorm of Stop Motion Paint by Miguel Jiron | Colossal

<p>Paint Showers is beautiful animated short directed and animated by LA-based Miguel Jiron. Filmed back in 2011, the piece was made by photographing …

Infrared Film Turns The Arctic Hot Pink

Many photographers share a fascination with discontinued film stock–shooting on film that’s in danger of extinction seems to lend their work a rare, enchanted flavor. New York–based photographer Daniel Zvereff recently got a hold of some of the last remaining supply of expired Kodak Aerochrome film …

Natural Beauty

Hexi Responsive Wall by Thibaut Sld Reminds You Everything Moves Around Us

Thibaut Sld, a French graphic designer, has always been interested in responsive environments. <b>Hexi responsive wall</b> is one of unique installation …

Graphic Design

Monumental Interactive Net Sculpture Floats in the Sky

From March 15 to March 22, a spectacular sight greeted residents of downtown Vancouver: a monumental net sculpture floating in the sky, spanning 745 feet between buildings. Created for the TED Conference's 30th anniversary, the installation called <i>Unnumbered Sparks</i> is the result of a collaboration …

Art

The Color Palettes and Symmetry of Wes Anderson - The Fox Is Black

Since the release of <i>The Grand Budapest Hotel</i> there’s been a streak of interesting stories around Wes Anderson and the way he creates his films. The …

Massive Paper Installation Feels Like You’re Walking Inside a 3D Painting

This may be the closest you'll ever come to stepping <i>inside</i> a painting. Showing at the MOCA Pacific Design Center in Los Angeles until June 8 is one massive installation that consists of thousands of thin paper sheets hanging beautifully in mid-air. Artist Jacob Hashimoto combines traditional …

Reality Meets The Surreal in Hugo Barros’ Trippy Collages - The Fox Is Black

Portuguese artist Hugo Barros has a gift when it comes to the art of collage. His hand-crafted works create fantastic compositions that are filled …

Public Murals by A’shop Crew on the Streets of Montreal | Colossal

<p>Montreal based A’shop crew is an artist-run production company that creates graffiti murals, street art, and other public art displays. Most of …