Melissa Wee

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Tokyo Blur

Project info<p>“I'm in Tokyo. It's dark and raining. Everything blurs around me. The faces, lights, the times I’ve gone through. I feel myself fading away, losing control. I’m not worried, far from it: a sense of stillness, recognition and renewal flows through me. Beyond the first mists that hampered …

Japan

Photographer Peter Larson

Excellent pictures by Photographer Peter Larson.<p>This is a selection of amazing photographs by Peter Larson, a Cleveland, Ohio based photographer. …

Photography

25 Fantastic and Funny Photos Celebrate Photoshop's 25th Birthday

Happy Birthday, Photoshop! Twenty-five years ago, this week, a little graphics editing program named Photoshop was born. Fast forward a few decades and now we're living in a world where surreal-looking images are all around us. As part of the celebration, Adobe has launched a search for 25 of the …

Photoshop

Stunning Life-Like Animal Sculptures Made with Layers of Galvanized Wire

Artist Kendra Haste uses the ubiquitous galvanized wire and transforms it into life-like sculptures of wild animals. By layering, fraying, and sometimes painting it, she's able to mimic the anatomical appearance of creatures both large and small.<p>Haste masterfully crafts the wire so that even subtle …

Sculpture

Botany illustrations and pop-up by Bozka

Bozka is an artist and illustrator from Warsaw, Poland. She creates subtle illustrations of the ornamental and oniric universe of plants. She has …

LOL: 21 Things That Demanding Clients Say When They’re In Bed

Ever wondered how your typical clients would be in atypical situations? Mumbai-based marketing agency Chimp&z Inc has come up with <b>#ClientsInBed</b> – a …

Translation

21 Funny Illustrations by Glenn Jones

Glenn Jones (featured previously) is a graphic designer and illustrator from Auckland, New Zealand. Since 2008, the independent artist has been …

Yap Kun Rong

Yap Kun Rong is a concept artist and illustrator originally from Singapore and currently living and working in Tokyo, Japan.<p>His credits in the gaming …

Beautiful Chaos: Poetry, Feeling and the Human Form - Photographs and text by Josephine Cardin | LensCulture

I have been asked many times what it is that I “look for” when I look through my lens. I do not look <i>for</i> something, rather, I look <i>at</i> something, someone, some place or event, and attempt to capture the essence, the emotion and the soul of the subject, whether a person or a building.<p>There is so much …

Visual Art

Daily Inspiration #1982

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Pokémon Reimagined As Corporate Logos

Gotta brand ‘em all: what the visual identities of entrepreneurial Pokémon’s companies would look like.<p>Corporate America, I choose you: Sebastiaan de With, founder of San Francisco agency Pictogram, has imagined the visual identities he might design if Pikachu, Charmander, Bulbasaur and friends …

Editorial Design Inspiration: 99U Quarterly Mag No.4

99U Quarterly Magazine releases issue 4 and it's safe to say that is one of the most inspirational editorial pieces out there. Very heavy in …

Air Plant Jellyfish by ‘PetitBeast’ | Colossal

<p>LA-based designer and art director Cathy Van Hoang had the novel idea of using sea urchin shells as upside down planters for air plants to create …

Colorful New Architectural Watercolors by Maja Wronska | Colossal

<p>Polish watercolor artist Maja Wronska continues to paint explosively colorful depictions of European architecture, most recently in Poznań, Poland. …

Delightful Paper Dioramas Showcase Iconic Cities Atop Famous Foods

In Bea Crespo and Andrea G. Portoles' delightful <i>Brunchcity</i> series, paper dioramas form iconic skylines that pop out of foods for which major cities are famous. Crespo, an illustrator, created the charming drawings, selecting and sketching landmarks that represent each city. For example, the ruins …

Sketching

The Blizzard of 2015 in Haiku

The Blizzard of 2015 in Haiku<p>via medium.com<p>As the much-hyped blizzard of 2015 blew on, graphic novelist Liana Finck decided the best way to capture the spirit of the storm was to live-haiku the happenings going on around her. As she sat comfortably inside a coffee shop, Finck documented her musings …

Edward Hopper

Artist Amusingly Adds Strange Details to Old Photos

Artist Colin Batty puts an amusingly strange spin on photographs of the past. Taking cabinet cards from the early 1900s, he uses acrylic paint and crafts entirely new and surprising scenes directly on the image. His additions are often hilarious but also creepy, and he does a fantastic job of …

Art

3D Calligraphy Experiments by Tolga Girgin | Colossal

<p>Turkish graphic designer and electrical engineer Tolga Girgin continues to experiment with calligraphy that seems to jump off the page. Girgin uses …

Enchanting Fairytale-Inspired Photos by Anita Anti

New York-based Ukrainian photographer Anita Anti uses elaborate costumes, makeup, and props to capture imaginative portraits inspired by fairytales and fantasy. Beautiful young women are transformed into magical beings and otherworldly characters in these enchanting images, thanks to Anti's …

Photography

Artist Adds Humorous Star Wars Twist To Classic Paintings

Artist David Hamilton recreates iconic paintings in the style of famous artists – but with an added Star Wars twist. Hamilton started the series when he remade Ilya Repin's <i>Tolstoy Plowing</i> by inserting an armed storm trooper into the foreground.<p>By strategically placing quirky elements in the …

Painting

Museum of Supernatural History: Installation by Zim Zou

Museum of Supernatural History: Installation by Zim & Zou<p>An artist window created for Hermès Maison in Shanghai inspired by museums of natural …

Art

Inspiring Photography by Kyle Thompson

As we could discover previously, Kyle Thompson captures self-portraits staging himself in surreal and poetic situations. In this second part, we can …

Minimal Snowscapes Photography

Through this stunning series of black and white photographs, Vassilis Tangoulis presents us these deserted landscapes series, where only the snow …

Samsung – Creativity at Work Ad

After their work for Hermès and always on the metamorphosis theme, the studio Vallée Duhamel has imagined the new ad of Samsung – “Creativity at …

Paris of 2050 Architecture

French architect Vincent Callebaut, in collaboration with Climate Energy Plan, recently imagined what could become Paris in 2050. It may become a …

Cookie Mobster - C Is For Chocolate Chip...And Crime

Cookie Mobster by Sophie Corrigan<p>When the cookie supplies started to run dry CM took it in stride, but when the government instituted a ban on …

Hand-Crafted Pop-Up Books

Bozka creates hand-crafted pop-up books featuring meticulous finishes. With a lot of visual details, these pop-up illustrations take us into tropical …

Machine Dreams: Digital Art by SA-PO

Machine Dreams: Digital Art by SA-PO<p>Fascinating surreal illustrations by the artist team of Sven Sauer and Igor Prosavec (SA-PO) that places a robot …

Art

The beauty of Iceland and Norway captured in miniature form

Miniature

Light and Shade Paper Art

Nermin Er is an Istanbul-based artist who cut the paper and makes stunning paper craft pieces. With lights and shades, her artworks create a …