Project Five Street Art.

Alex Lehours in his Northmead garage-slash-studio. Photo: Gene Ramirez. Alex will participate in Project Five, an annual urban art event which started in 2009. “Street art invites a wider audience, it becomes more than just your work. It becomes something the public can appreciate and enjoy. – Alex Lehours” ‘‘I’ve been really excited to be […]

Art by Lea Bradovich.

I stumbled across the artwork of Lea Bradovich last month, and was knocked out. Insects merged with the sumptuous details of Botticelli and other Renaissance painters! What was the inspiration for this fascinating work? I talked to Bradovich about the motivation for her insect and bird paintings, which she’s been creating since 2004. She’s a […]

Wondrous Art by Pranckevicius.

Time I was born in Lithuania and gained basic artistic knowledge at the academy of fine arts, fresco specialty. My name is Gediminas Pranckevicius I am working as a freelance illustrator, concept artist. This is my art. You are my guest. Welcome! Slice of Life More info: gedomenas.com See more Images via I Create For […]

‘The Towers of Babel’.

Pieter Bruegel the Elder – The Tower of Babel (Vienna) – 1563. From the Book of Genesis (KJV). “Metropolis is a 1927 German film in the science-fiction genre directed by Fritz Lang. Produced in Germany during the Weimar Republic, Metropolis is set in a futuristic urban dystopia . The Tower pictured in  Lang’s film bears […]

‘Guerilla Art’ from Around the World.

A selection of street art creations by Australian artist Fintan Magee, based in Brisbane, who plunges us into a world both dreamlike and unconventional, yet very critical about the problems of modern societies. Paintings created around the world, from Buenos Aires to Bogota via Hong Kong, Dublin or London. Note that Fintan Magee also appears […]

The Orangutan’s Climb.

‘Entwined lives’ by Tim Laman (USA) – Winner, Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 The National History Museum has revealed its Wildlife Photographer of the Year winners, encompassing dramatic photographs of leopards, parakeets and pangolins. American Tim Laman was the overall winner, thanks to his orangutan photo which didn’t require fancy equipment and lenses (it […]

Kallur Lighthouse, Faroe Islands.

Photograph by Grégoire Sieuw, National Geographic Your Shot From a northern promontory on the Faroe island of Kalsoy, the Kallur lighthouse boasts a panoramic view of the sea and neighboring islands. About a hundred people inhabit four villages on remote Kalsoy, one of 18 islands making up the North Atlantic archipelago. Sieuw’s picture recently appeared […]

‘Transformations’ by Joshua Brinlee.

Allegorical paintings and female portraiture from art history that have been layered and manipulated to show the different archetypes used to define women. The images presented for this series attempt to break their attachments to provenance and represent themselves anew. The images are constructed from scanned segments of female portraits and allegorical painting from art […]

‘Cityscapes’ by Mann.

San Francisco-based artist Jeremy Mann executes these sublime, moody cityscapes using oil paints. To create each work he relies on a wide range of techniques including surface staining, the use of solvents to wipe away paint, and the application of broad, gritty marks with an ink brayer. The resulting paintings are dark and atmospheric, urban […]

Weed Murals take over City.

by mona caron I’m inspired by the resilience of weeds. I look for them in the cracks of the sidewalks near the walls I’m about to paint, and then I portray them at a scale that is certainly bigger than the attention we pay them. “Weeds” is the bad name given to plants found in […]