Friday, 17 May 2019

Amazing Watercolor Paintings by Indian Artist Mahesh Honule

Young painter from Belgaum Mahesh Honule is exhibiting his paintings from December 21 at the Mahveer Bhavan Art Gallery. The exhibition aptly named “Light and Shadow” will showcase Mahesh’s art which he has played with shadows and light of trees and landscapes.

Mahesh has a degree in fine arts from Benon Smith School of Fine Arts Belgaum and he has done his exhibitions Bangalore, Kolhapur and various other places since 2003. He has his fortay in 2d Backgrounds, Oil paintings, Water paintings, Portraits, Dry pastels, Oil pastels.

He has also won various accolades for his paintings, Gadinadu Utsav Award, Belgaum, 2006, Rastriya Mahaparva Award, Solapur, 2004, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Award, 2003,Rotary club Award, Belgaum, 2003, Rotary club Award, Belgaum, 2002. 

Tuesday, 2 April 2019

Beautiful Watercolor Paintings by Indian Artist Abdul Salim

Kochi based Abdul Salim Kochi started painting when he turned 13. He made it his profession from 2000 onwards.  In 2010, he was awarded the Kerala Lalithakala Akademi award for cartoon, and the Lalithakala Akademi gold medal for watercolour for his painting, Remnants of an era, the same year. He works as an Art teacher in a school at Kochi and also doing professional freelance Illustrations.

Monday, 1 April 2019

Awesome Photography by French Artist Rehahn

Rehahn is a French photographer that first started out in 2007. He moved to Hoi An, a city in Vietnam in 2011 and opened a restaurant there. His passion for photography took flight and encouraged by his friends and fans, his art and popularity started a crescendo line. It all culminated with the publishing of  his book in 2014 Vietnam: A mosaic a contrasts. 

Vietnam has over 50 ethnic groups. They are diverse, colourful and the source of inspiration for Rehahn, along with the ethnicity photographer Manny Librodo. Rehan  has photographed about a dozen ethnic groups and still has his work cut out for him. 

On 1 January 2017, he opened the Precious Heritage Art Gallery Museum that showcases these ethnic groups whose traditions and heritage are dwindling.

Wednesday, 6 March 2019

Amazing Street Art by Brazilian Artists Thiago Goms & Anne Galante

Two amazing Brazilian artists recently teamed up to make this creative mural.
Thiago Goms is a street artist from Sao Paolo, Brazil, known for creating cat-themed murals. While he mainly used spray cans for his artworks when he first started working as a muralist, he switched to using acrylic, which he considers to resemble a more canvas-like look and feel. His work is featured as part of the opening of URBAN NATION Museum in 2017.

Thursday, 28 February 2019

Stunning 3D Book Sculptures by Canadian Artist Guy Laramee

Contemporary Canadian artist Guy Laramee has a talent for transforming the pages of thick books into beautiful natural landscapes and historical scenes. He uses clamps to harden the books and wood carving tools Рincluding sand blaster and tar Рto create the 3D sculptures. He is known for his unique relationship with the humble hard-cover book. Laram̩e creates different fantastical worlds by treating books in the same way as a piece of wood.

Thursday, 21 February 2019

Wonderful 3d Murals & Street Art by Italian Artist Peeta

Italian street artist Manuel Di Rita, who goes by the moniker Peeta, is known for his 3D graffiti. Using gradients of colour, his 2D street art gives off the impression of multiple dimensions, creating the illusion it is sculpture, rather than paint. On top of this, the artist creates actual graffiti-inspired street art sculptures.

Since he first started creating street art back in 1993, Peeta has travelled the globe, spending a lot of time in both Canada and the US. After gaining plenty of experience as a graffiti artist in Europe and America, he started painting canvases and now runs his own business selling canvases and sculptures.

Friday, 15 February 2019

Stunning Adventure and Mountainscape Photography by Fabio Zingg

Fabio Zingg is a talented teenage photographer, traveler and alpinist from Busswil, eastern Switzerland. Fabio first became interested in photography only two years ago, when he was restless on a family vacation, the now 17-year-old from Switzerland, picked up a camera for the first time. Zingg’s photos capture an astute appreciation of the world around him, showing consistency of tone and color that one would expect from a more mature photographer.