Hannah Laing

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Wallpaper of the Week - Positive Thinking

The wallpaper of this week is an amazing image that I created last week for the tutorial of the week and it's part of a series of wallpapers I am …

More Breathtakingly Surreal Photos by Hossein Zare

Iranian photographer Hossein Zare is an absolute master at creating spectacular photos that depict otherworldly and surreal scenes. Through a combination of photography and digital manipulation in Photoshop, Zare creates powerful images that look as if they come from dreamscapes, with recurring …

Photography

Gorgeous Abstract Paintings of Oceanic Internal Landscapes

New York-based artist Samantha Keely Smith paints breathtaking abstract landscapes that resemble the swirling waters of the ocean. Using oil paint, enamel, and shellac, Smith builds up multiple translucent layers of color, alternating between soft brushstrokes and large, sweeping gestures to evoke …

Painting

Mixed Media Artworks by Emeric Trahand aka Takeshi

Personal and Commissioned Mixed Media Artworks.<p>Emeric Trahand, also known as Takeshi, is a French artist, illustrator, and art director from Saint …

Mysteriously Playful Composite Images by Dariusz Klimczak

Polish photographer Dariusz Klimczak constructs surreal landscapes through clever manipulation. Each image in the skilled photo editor's growing collection is a composite of multiple elements that work in unison to present a cohesive, albeit unusual, scene. More often than not, Klimczak's subjects …

Boulder

Giant Horse Head Sculptures Transform the Scottish Skyline

The Kelpies is an enormous installation consisting of two giant horse head sculptures by artist Andy Scott. The 100-foot-tall structures, which were eight years in the making, are inspired by a legend from the artist's Scottish background that tells of a water spirit that takes the shape of a …

Sculpture

Minimalist Handmade Graphic Art by Marcus Hollands

Shake the Shackles – Handmade Graphic Art.<p>Simple graphic shapes are something beautiful and especially if they were made by hand. Australian graphic …

Articles about 8 creative bedside tables on Dwell.com - Dwell

Searching high and low for your ideal table lamp? Brighter days are ahead.<p>A roll-out table that embraces its practical purpose with a distinctive design.<p>These budget-friendly artwork selections can instantly add personality to your home without breaking the bank.<p>Don’t underestimate the big impact …

San Francisco

INDIE mag illustration by Maria Tiurina

Honour thy father and thy mother.<p>London based illustrator Maria Tiurina has created this illustration for INDIE magazine’s anniversary issue.<p>The …

Graphic Design

Artist’s Physical Gestures Produce Beautiful Charcoal Drawings

Using just her body and a piece of charcoal, New Orleans-based performance artist Heather Hansen bends and twists in fluid motions across the surface of paper to create beautifully rough symmetrical shapes and patterns. Her captivating performances involve dance-like movements that are just as much …

Drawing

Life-Sized Pirate Ship Built Completely Out of Cardboard

As they were planning their Treasure Island-themed Halloween party last year, friends Josh, Mikey, and Joel clearly didn't want to skimp on the decorations so they decided to build a life-sized pirate ship made completely out of cardboard! The creative trio developed this elaborate design and, …

Outstanding Illustrations by Sergi Brosa

We had some pretty awesome artworks being featured here at Abduzeedo this week, and there are probably few ways to begin the weekend better than …

Incredibly Majestic Lion Made of 4,000 Metal Scraps

Istanbul-based Turkish sculptor Seluk Yilmaz has constructed a 6-foot-tall, 10-foot-long majestic lion out of nearly 4,000 pieces of scrap metal that is aptly dubbed <i>Aslan (Lion)</i>. Taking close to a year to complete the incredible sculpture, the artist hand-cut and hammered each metallic component …

Sculpture

Amazing Photos of Trees Frozen in Subzero Temperatures

Snow is nothing new to wintry weather but Monza, Italy-based photographer Niccol Bonfadini captures a unique sight of the season in which trees are completely overwhelmed by snow and ice in subzero temperatures. The cloud-like shells in each image mask the trees in a frosty armor with nothing but …

Playful Ceramic Sculptures Filled With Lively Motion

Clay seems to come alive in these detailed sculptures by Hong-Kong based artist Johnson Tsang. Each one of his hand-crafted scenes is filled with energetic movements that seem to be frozen in time, many of which are created in the artist's signature style where human faces are blended into …

Sculpture

Ephemeral Environmental Sculptures Evoke Cycles of Nature | Colossal

<p>For over 20 years environmental artist and photographer Martin Hill has been creating temporary sculptures from ice, stone, and organic materials …

Keeping Signwriting Afloat: David Smith Will Give You a New Appreciation for the Gilded Mirrors You (Most Likely) See in Pubs

We love getting into the brains behind design, whether it's with graphic designers like Jessica Walsh, Yoshimoto bladesmith Murray Carter or expert …

1865 Electric Velocipede Project Inspired by Iconic Pedal-Cranked Bicycle in 1865

<b>1865 Electric Velocipede</b> is a nice concept vehicle inspired by historic pedal-cranked bicycle in 1865. Teamed up with BASF, DING3000, a German design …

New Paper Hummingbirds by Cheong-ah Hwang | Colossal

<p>Korean paper artist Cheong-ah Hwang who is currently based in Columbus, Ohio creates delicate paper sculptures that blur the line between 2D and 3D …

Comment on Perpetual Calendar – Poster Series by Arina Pozdnyak by Marcin

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Posters

New Emotionally Raw Portraits by Andrew Salgado

Quick, thick brushstrokes and bold colors make up these impressive figurative paintings by London-based painter Andrew Salgado. Focusing more on the broad concept than on the precise details, Salgado produces emotional portraits that convey feelings of sadness.<p>In his work, he explores color and …

Art

Incredibly Elaborate Illustrations by Victo Ngai

New York-based illustrator Victo Ngai creates captivating illustrations with elaborate narratives. Her unique style features swirls of lines and colors that are alive with energy and movement. In much of her work, Ngai uses a signature palette of oranges, reds, greens, and browns to create the …

Art

Let’s Appreciate The Planet – Graphic Poster Series by jDstyle

Let’s Appreciate The Planet.<p>This graphic poster series by Ukrainian graphic designer Yevgeniya Glova aka jDstyle is a tribute to mother nature. Each …

Sipho Mabona Is Looking to Create a Life-Size Origami Elephant... Using Only One Sheet of Paper

Sipho Mabona does beautiful things with paper. Not only does he have an awesome job title—Professional Origami Artist—he also has big plans for his …

We Are Nature Vol. III: New Double and Triple Exposure Portraits by Christoffer Relander | Colossal

<p>Photographer Christoffer Relander (previously here and here) returns with the third installment of his beautifully executed multiple exposure …

Designer Creates 12 Surreal Shoes Representing 12 Exes

<b>“Jetsetter” Jessica</b> <i><br>12 Shoes for 12 Lovers</i> is a creative collection of sculptural footwear by New York-based Chilean designer Sebastian Errazuriz that is inspired by his past personal relationships. Each shoe boasts a unique design that reflects on a specific woman from his past. The twelve shoes …

Negative Space Illustrations

Malaysian illustrator Tang Yau Hoon strikes again with another amazing set of negative space illustrations. I selected some of his new pieces to …

Artist Creates Elaborate Non-Photoshopped Scenes in Her Small Studio

Like American artist Sandy Skoglund, Jee Young Lee creates highly elaborate scenes that require an incredible amount of patience and absolutely no photo manipulation. For weeks and sometimes months, the young Korean artist works in the confines of her small 360 x 410 x 240 cm studio bringing to …

A 3D Printed Chess Set That’s Also a Micro Planter

How adorable is this chess set by XYZ Workshop? Loosely based on Bauhaus-style chess pieces, this 3D printed set cleverly incorporates nature into an …

Maddie the Coonhound Standing on Things (Part 4)

<i>Maddie on Things</i> is an adorable photo series that we can't get enough of by photographer and dog owner Theron Humphrey. The ongoing project features Humphrey's photogenic coonhound, Maddie, who displays the admirable ability to balance herself on just about anything. The photographer and his canine …