Category: Artists

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Limited Edition Animal Chairs by Maximo Riera

Born in Asturias, Northern Spain, Maximo Riera has been a practicing artist for over thirty years. Maximo has now retired from his professional life in the medical industry, and dedicates his full-time to his imagination. He spends almost every day painting and sculpting in his studio. His latest project is the Animal Chair collection. "Each chair retains…

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25 Useful Products Made From Repurposed Skateboards

When a skateboard breaks, throwing it in the trash is the wrong thing to do. Getting creative and turning trash into treasure should be your top priority. Since skateboard decks are very well manufactured, they're able to withstand high stress and impact. Using them as building blocks for something crafty is a wise decision. Plus, there…

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4 Graffiti Artists to Watch in 2013

Graffiti artists these days are a dime a dozen. It doesn’t take much for someone to snatch up a spray can and paint the name of their clique on a wall for people to see. However, to produce poignant, artful images is another story. Many taggers do it for the rush, others to incite social…

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What will Everyday Items Look Like in 100 years?

Have you ever wondered what everyday items might look like in 100 years? Maico Akiba, a Japaneese  illustrator/sculptor, decided to answer that question with his new project titled "100 Years Later." Like the name suggests, Maico fabricated rust paint and moss onto every day objects to give them an archaeological look. This corrosion project definitely infuses you with an apocalyptic feeling. Enjoy!

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Trash to Treasure: 40 Creative Recycled and Repurposed Artworks

As the saying goes, “one man’s trash is another man's treasure.” The talented artists, behind the works you're about to see, view the world differently. They see incredible possibility in the junk we blindly throw away on a daily basis. Not only do they contribute art for us, but to the world itself. Thanks to the integration…

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20 Dirty Car Artworks by Scott Wade

Living on a long dirt road for over 20 years, Scott Wade developed a method for creating detailed and shaded pieces of art in the dust of dirty car windows. From an after-work hobby, Dirty Car Art has become a way of life, with opportunities to share this work in the international media, at fairs and…

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Elegant Paper Artwork by Yulia Brodskaya

Yulia Brodskaya is a Russian artist that has swiftly earned an international reputation for her innovative paper illustrations. Born in Moscow Russia, Yulia was always interested in diverse creative practices ranging from Textile Painting, Origami, Collage, and traditional Fine Art practices. After receiving an MA in Graphic Communications from the University of Hertfordshire, she continued to experiment and…

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The Art of the Brick: Outstanding LEGO Artworks by Nathan Sawaya

Nathan Sawaya is a New York based artist best known for his contemporary Lego art. Born in Colville, Washington and raised in Veneta, Oregon, Sawaya’s childhood consisted of drawing cartoons, writing stories, perfecting magic tricks and playing with Lego's. After attending New York University, he rediscovered LEGO. Rather than using them as a toy, Sawaya realized that he…

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