Disney’s motto is ‘where dreams come true’ but a new art series puts a reality spin on things. New York-based animation artist Jeff Hong, 35, has imagined some of the company’s most popular characters battling the grim conditions of the real world.
Within the vast arena of Japanese sculpture there’s a small niche category known as jizai okimono. The craft involves carving realistic animals whose bodies and limbs are all animated through joints just like the real living thing. Some common subjects are birds, fishes, snakes and insects. It’s a craft that originated in the late-Edo period (late 1700s) […]
Michael Grab, whats in a name? Is a rock balancing artist since 2008. And I got to say he must have some real patience and steady hands as I would have kicked the pebbles and rocks all over the place… Mark Grab’s work consist of astonishing tower structures and orbs of balanced rocks only held […]
Landscapes of a Russian artist Evgeny Lushpin are never boring. He depicts cities, streets, roads, pavements – everything created by humans for their own comfortable life. Some of the pictures look almost like photos, others resemble a fairy-tale.
Amsterdam-based tattoo artist Jay Freestyle doesn’t use any sketches or stencils when he tattoos his customers. Born to Chinese parents, the 29 year-old grew up in South Africa before moving to Amsterdam a decade ago. Although many compare his unique style to watercolour paintings, there are also additional elements like pointillism, geometrical shapes, realism and […]
Zdzislaw Beksinski (24 February 1929 – 22 February 2005) was a renowned Polish painter, photographer, and fantasy artist. He was born in the town of Sanok in southern Poland. After studying architecture in Cracow, he returned to Sanok in 1955. Subsequent to this education he spent several years as a construction site supervisor, a job […]
Gardener John Brooker has spent the past ten years meticulously shaping a 100-foot-long, 10-foot-tall hedge into the shape of a giant dragon. The enormous beast has slowly emerged over time and has since become quite a notable landmark on the grounds of Frizzleton Farm near King’s Lynn. With extreme dedication and precision, Brooker used hedge […]