Conceptual artist and illustrator Gediminas Pranckevicius posesses an imagination to covet. While most of his digital painting is centered around character design, his larger landscapes seen here are rich in detail, creating impossible but ingenious juxtapositions of water, land, and haphazard architecture. You can see more of his work over on Facebook, and all of […]
Walking on sunshine. Photograph: Atmanvictor Jose Mendez/GuardianWitness Dalí-esque lampposts, digital scrapheaps, awesome days and Alan Turing’s face recreated from an old optical rotary encoder wheel. Here are Guardian readers’ best digital artworks. AWESOME DAY. Photograph: Lushmontana Lushmontanas/GuardianWitness A brighter scrapyard. Photograph: texavery/GuardianWitness See more via Pixelmania: your best digital artworks – in pictures | Art […]
Fine art photographer Tina Schultz makes worlds on camera which skillfully combine the raw power of nature with the beauty of the female form. Gaze in awe as her models and their dresses are distorted into a variety of fabulous shapes: wisps of black smoke caught in the wind and silver-blue rivers stretching off into […]
We shared Serge Gay Jr.’s work (previously featured in March 2014), but he’s been busy pumping out more of his grizzly graphic art which brings him back to our humble little site so soon. Based out of San Francisco, California, Serge draws his inspiration from his surroundings, his Haitian background, and the coastal cities he […]
We’ve always enjoyed Erik Johansson’s surreal photo-manipulations. Here is a collection of his Escheresque “paradoxical geometry” optical illusions… via petapixel via Juxtapoz Magazine – Erik Johansson’s Escher-Inspired Photomanipulations.
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 […]
Sally Mann’s Candy Cigarette is one of the most iconic photographs of the 20th century. Featuring a young pre-teen girl gazing directly into the camera, cigarette in hand, the image is striking and resonates with the viewer in its drastic colour contrasts. Through her clever use of background images and subtle body language, Mann is […]
by Laura Collinson These striking collages are the handiwork of freelance illustrator, designer and mural artist Becky Baier. The images present a sense of unease to the onlooker, but are nonetheless beautiful. After completing a Foundation Diploma in Art and Design at Trowbridge College, Baier landed a place on an Illustration course at Brighton University, […]
Artist Michelle Araujo used acrylic on wood to paint these brilliant and detailed pieces. Beautiful and Surreal. Well done Michelle. See More Images via Michelle MIA Araujo | EMPTY KINGDOM.
Photographic Credit: Photograph by David Taggart. by Šarūnė Mac Capturing the perfect photograph is all about being in the right place at the right time. Things can happen in the blink of an eye without ever being repeated, and it takes a special kind of photographer to know where to point the camera in that […]