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Wild New Anamorphic Sculptures From the Warped Mind of Jonty Hurwitz

London artist Jonty Hurwitz (previously) revels in the skewed and twisted world of anamorphic artwork, where the meaning of a dramatically warped …

Sculpture

Take a Tour of a Japanese Manhole Factory Where Neighborhoods Create Their Own Designs

In most countries, the design of manhole covers is scarcely given a second thought other than the basics of material and a generic pattern resulting …

Land Art

Portraits of People with Beards and Hairstyles Brimming with Life by Olaf Hajek

Incorporating aspects of South American folklore, mythology, and religion, Berlin-based artist Olaf Hajek depicts thoughtful portraits of women and …

Art

A Menagerie of Animals Covered in Surreal Landscapes of Flora and Fauna by Ellen Jewett

Working with a mixture of cold porcelain and polymer atop a metal wire armature, artist Ellen Jewett (previously) creates wildly intricate sculptures …

Sculpture

Hand-Painted Planetary Push Pins

Tokyo-based industrial designer Duncan Shotton (previously) is known for his unique approach to houseware and stationery design, where he takes …

Sculpture

How to Make the World’s Smallest Cup of Coffee

For their brand new advertisement, Finnish coffee roaster Paulig asked director and animator Lucas Zanotto to brew a cup of coffee from a single …

Coffee

Dual Bowls: Striking Mixed Metal Bowls Forged With the Ancient Art of Sand-Casting

Fusing ancient techniques with contemporary aesthetic, Dual Bowls are one-of-a-kind vessels forged from a mixture of recycled brass, copper, zinc, or …

Sculpture

Fictional Butterflies Animated as Illuminated GIFs by Vladimir Stankovic

Australia-based illustrator Vladimir Stankovic has created several series of GIFs depicting his fantastical portrayal of the natural world, animating …

Art

A Stained Glass Cabin Hidden in the Woods by Neile Cooper

Stained glass artist and jeweler Neile Cooper had a vision for a sanctuary: a small cabin behind her home in Mohawk, New Jersey that would feature …

Sculpture

Quirky Murals and Street Interventions of Anonymous Silhouette Figures by Daan Botlek

Playing with aspects of negative space and scale, Rotterdam-based artist Daan Botlek (previously) fills walls with his trademark anonymous figures, …

Street Art

New Designs Printed Directly From Urban Utility Covers by Berlin-Based Pirate Printers

Berlin-based art collective Raubdruckerin (which translates to pirate printer) (previously) uses elements of urban design to create guerilla printing …

3D Printing

Comical Ceramic Figures Produced With Ancient Materials by Luciano Polverigiani

South American artist Luciano Polverigiani creates ceramic objects that lay at the intersection of fine art sculptures and toys, figures that are …

Sculpture

Super Satisfying Video of a Woodcarver Making ‘Fibonacci’ Spiral Shavings

In this all too brief video woodworker Paul Sellers gives us a close-up view as he creates a number of ultra satisfying ‘Fibonacci’ spiral shavings. …

Sculpture

Announcing the Winners of the 2017 A’ Design Awards & Competition (Sponsor)

The A’ Design Award & Competition is the world’s largest annual juried design competition. Each year the competition accepts entries from over 110 …

Design

Miniature Power Line Towers Sprout from the Bristles of Toothbrushes by Takahiro Iwasaki

Japanese artist Takahiro Iwasaki (previously) works with the finest bristles of toothbrushes and brooms to construct architectural structures as part …

Land Art

Animals Etched onto Dirty Cars by Illustrator Nikita Golubev

Over the last few weeks, Moscow-based artist and illustrator Nikita Golubev has taken to the streets to etch images of animals onto the sides of …

Street Art

An Intricate Cross-Section of the Brain Depicted With Thousands of Layers of Gold Leaf

Taking nearly two years to complete, artist and neuroscientist Dr. Greg Dunn, along with his collaborator Dr. Brian Edwards, have mapped the neurons …

Painting

Tens of Thousands of Metallic Lawn Ornaments Glisten Inside Nick Cave’s Monumental Installation at MASS MoCA

Composed from tens of thousands of metallic wind spinners, more than 10 miles of crystals, and thousands of other traditional lawn decorations is …

Sculpture

New Elaborate Patterns and Designs Carved on Produce by ‘Gaku’

Although we first mentioned his work here only a month ago, food artist Gaku has continues to share numerous examples of his inventive approach to …

Art

Porcelain Eggs Decorated in Elements of Flora and Fauna by Juliette Clovis

Previously working with the female figure in her sculptural pieces mentioned here and here, Juliette Clovis’ newest series of porcelain sculptures is …

Sculpture

A Giant Friendly Octopus Forms an Immersive Playground for Children in Shenzhen

Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman (who previously produced this oversized bunny in Taiwan) has unveiled his newest large-scale animal design, this time …

Sculpture

Glistening Oil Paintings of Minerals and Crystals by Carly Waito

In these small oil paintings, Toronto-based artist Carly Waito depicts the most minute details of minerals and crystals as they sparkle and glimmer. …

Painting

Digital Artist Omar Aqil Interprets Picasso Paintings as Sleek Modern Sculptures

For this series titled MIMIC, Pakistan-based digital artist and art director Omar Aqil took a random selection of artworks by Pablo Picasso and …

Aerial Photography Captures the Moonlike Beauty of Footprints Across Lithuania’s Frozen Lakes

Designer and part-time photographer Mantas Bačiuška uses aerial photography to capture the frozen lakes of Lithuania, flying his drone-attached …

Photography

Blooming Kinetic Sculptures Built with Wire by Casey Curran

Seattle-based artist Casey Curran constructs elaborate kinetic sculptures primarily of brass wire that twist, bloom, flip, or wiggle depending on the …

Sculpture

Lovely Storybook Illustrations of People Communing with Nature by Jin Xingye

Each image created by Chinese illustrator Jin Xingye seems suggest a moment from an untold story, where people and creatures appear to share surreal, …

Graphics

Geometric Portraits Constructed with Reclaimed Wood by ‘Strook’

Working with recycled wood doors and paneling pulled from old houses, Belgian artist Stefaan De Croock aka Strook (previously) constructs both large …

Digital Artist Ingrid Tsy Uses Adobe Stock Assets as the Foundation of Her Wildly Imaginative 3D Artworks

Inspiration for a creative endeavor can come from anywhere: music, art, movies, or maybe a good book. While digital artist Ingrid Tsy relies on many …

Adobe

People I Saw But Never Met: Thousands of Miniature Metal Figurines by Zadok Ben-David

Taking notice of the countless people we witness as a backdrop to our daily lives seems like an impossible task, but for artist Zadok Ben-David …

Sculpture

Prismatic Portraits by Lui Ferreyra Form a Collision of Geometry and Color

Denver-based artist Lui Ferreyra (previously) has spent the last decade honing a technique that portrays faces, hands, and landscapes as dense fields …

Geometry