While most people are content to knit sweaters and cozy hats, artist Carol Milne uses her needles to craft incredible glass sculptures in a complex and lengthy process that she invented in 2006. Milne’s unique glass knitting has been exhibited all over the world, drawing considerable praise and prompting a lot of people to ask, “How did you do that?”
Using feathers as his medium of choice, Chris Maynard has joined the ranks of artists like Tanaka Tatsuya and Seon Ghi Bahk, who are known for creating art from unique materials and…
A few days ago, photographer Killian Simon and I met with Ray Jones, a fantastically talented illustrator local to Bushwick, Brooklyn. After a few drinks at a quiet tavern, we managed to break our way onto a gorgeously vandalised rooftop in the warehouse district and took some photos while talking sex, art, process, and existential dread in a digital world.
Most street artists accept the fact that when night falls, their work will also fade into nothingness. Not so for Max Zorn. To keep his creations from disappearing under the veil of the Amsterdam night, Zorn invoked street lamps and a little ingenuity. Zorn incorporates semi-transparent packing tape into his work, so parts of the scene shine through when placed on or near a source of illumination.
Today’s street artists are pushing boundaries like never before, creating artwork that’s zany, political and larger than life—and we have the pictures to prove it! Found on decaying properties, within rural towns and in some of the world’s biggest cities, we’re counting down the best street art of 2014.