Tuesday, 31 May 2016

Delicious oil painting by artist Tjalf Sparnaay

Tjalf Sparnaay is a Dutch artist, photographer, illustrator and painter. His oils paintings are based on everyday objects. His subjects are items such as a breakfast, a crushed Coca-Cola can, a fried egg, a half eaten sandwich, cheeseburgers and desserts, a bag of chips with mayonnaise, a Dutch raw herring with a small flag and a bunch of tulips wrapped in cellophane.

Sunday, 29 May 2016

Delhi's first designer auto-rickshaw is inspired by Vincent van Gogh

The auto was designed by Nasheet Shadani, who chose the theme of tassavur, the Urdu word for imagination. "The true character of Delhi is in its monuments," I wanted to create a painting that evokes a mood so that when people sit in the auto they are transported to some other space."

Friday, 27 May 2016

Unexpected anthropomorphic sculptures by Johnson Tsang

With an adept understanding of ceramics and anatomy, Hong-Kong based artist Johnson Tsang (previously here and here) creates strange and unexpected anthropomorphic sculptures where human forms seem to splash effortlessly through functional objects like bowls, plates, and cups.

Thursday, 26 May 2016

The Bold and The Brave opening today | Taseer Art Gallery | Lahore

The Bold and The Brave opening today featuring the work of artists Sanie Bokhari, Naira Mushtaq and Hamid Ali.

Wednesday, 25 May 2016

"Silver Dream", a painting by artist Ajit Deswandik for exhibition at Jehangir Art Gallery

"Silver Dream", a painting by artist Ajit Deswandikar for his exhibition titled "Symposium". | Till 30th May | Jehangir Art Gallery

Vibrant photographs of Ausangate, Cordillera de Vilcanota, PerĂº

Vibrant landscape photography of Ausangate, Cordillera de Vilcanota, PerĂº.
The Cordillera Vilcanota is a mountain range located in south-eastern Peru , which is one of the southern branches of the Eastern Cordillera of the Andes.

Monday, 23 May 2016

Sunken cities Egypt’s lost worlds: 19 May – 27 November 2016 | The British Museum

Submerged under the sea for over a thousand years, two lost cities of ancient Egypt were recently rediscovered. Their story is told for the first time in this exhibition.

Sunday, 22 May 2016

Artist Daniel Buren Brings Color to Frank Gehry’s Fondation Louis Vuitton

French artist Daniel Buren has covered the glass sails of Frank Gehry's Fondation Louis Vuitton building in Paris with an array of multicoloured filters. The Fondation, a center for art, music, and other cultural events, was the brainchild of Bernard Arnaul.

Friday, 20 May 2016

Classic Americana imagery in new paintings by artist Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins

The artwork of Greg “Craola” Simkins is a veritable cornucopia of classic Americana imagery, distorted through a fantastical lens. His work, a selection of which is on view in a solo show at KP Projects/ MKG in Los Angeles.

Thursday, 19 May 2016

Peter Chinn’s Impressive Images Of Baby Animals In The Womb

Peter Chinn is changing the way we view life and our understanding of birth with his use of 3D ultrasound scans, nano cameras and computer graphics. He's the producer of National Geographic's Extraordinary Animals in the Womb series whereby he looks at the growth and development of embryonic animals from the date of conception, until birth.