Tag: art

Meet 10 Hand Lettering Artists You Should Know

Lettering can easily be described as the art of drawing letters. A great deal is put into hand lettering to make a design look flawless. However, the principle is simple: it’s a specialized blend of letter forms designed for a...

/ January 9, 2015

30 Cool Vintage Travel Posters

The words “retro” and “vintage” are making another timely appearance in the art world. To be retro means to be derivative of past influences. Retro art and design are typically inspired by nostalgia for trends, fashions or styles of the...

/ December 1, 2014

30 Cool Examples of Glitch Art

Glitch art is the aestheticization of digital or analog errors usually occurring in software, video games, images, videos, audio, and other forms of data. It’s usually created by either corrupting the digital code or physically manipulating electronic devices. Technically speaking, a glitch is unexpected...

/ November 13, 2014

Feast for the Eyes: 40 Visually Stimulating Street Artworks

Most people assosiate street art with graffiti and vandalism. But in reality, it can be a lot of things. Technically speaking, street art is visual art created in public locations. It can be a stencil, chalk art, mural, graffiti, wheatpaste poster, street installation, or sculpture....

/ October 29, 2014

30 Inspiring Examples of Knolling Photography

In 1987, a janitor named Andrew Kromelow was working in a fabrication shop that produced furniture for Knoll. Inspired by the angular design of the furniture, Andrew started arranging displaced shop tools at right angles. Eventually, he began to describe...

/ October 24, 2014

Geometry in Motion: 20 Simple and Stunning Gifs by Dave Whyte

Dave Whyte, an Ireland based PhD student, creates oddly satisfying Gifs based on mathematical data. I recently stumbled upon his work on Tumblr and I was hooked right away. His geometric Gifs are purely mesmerising. I can sit and watch them all...

/ October 8, 2014

20 Premium Textures for Graphic Designers

Textures are not always beautiful. In fact, many textures will appear quite dull when you look at them in their naked form. But when you apply them correctly they can make your designs pop, adding visual interest and more detail to your...

/ May 23, 2014

40 Incredible Graffiti Drawings by Banksy

Banksy is an England-based graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter. His eye-opening street art combines irreverent dark humour with graffiti done in a distinctive stencilling technique. Such artistic works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls,...

/ April 28, 2014

30+ Vibrant and Flashy Illustrations By TechnoDrome1

Former Source Magazine intern named Joshua Williams aka Technodrome has been making a name for himself. His work has been featured in multiple publications, one of the more notable being the Source magazine. His expressive and vivid pop art speaks for itself. His...

/ January 14, 2014