Inspiration comes in many forms, and for the prolific visual artist and dancer Nick Cave, the impetus behind his largest and most involved exhibition yet is racial profiling in the United States. Missouri-born Cave is taking his response–a collection of extravagantly constructed “soundsuits”–to Detroit, where they will not only be on display at the Cranbrook Academy of Art but also in the streets.
Forget sand and seawater. The architects and artists at Snarkitecture have created a beach that’s unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Using nearly one million white plastic balls, the studio installed a 10,000…
In 2013, Broken Fingaz–a street art group composed of four young people from Haifa, Israel–took to Querétaro, Mexico in order to cover La Fábrica de Hércules in street art so astounding (and unsettling!) that it has to be seen to be believed.
As incredible is the artistic process’ translation to video–stop motion animation accompanied by the agitated, industrial sound of the Gaslamp Killer–seen in the feature above. The video, which explores themes of life, death and corruption was featured at the fifth annual CutOut Fest, an international animation festival. Enjoy!
The Game of Thrones series is superlative in many ways, from its status as the all-time most pirated TV show to its creator’s uncanny ability to kill off all the characters we hold dear.
We would like to take a moment to add another item to the list of things at which the George R.R. Martin saga excels: inspiring fans to produce some truly stunning–and totally geeky–art.
As we await our latest Thrones fix (and of course, the return of Jon Snow), have a look at the series’ best artistic depictions below:
You’re on the train and approach a large body of water that’s split in half by a desolate bridge. In a moment’s time, you see what seems to be a larger-than-life woman poking her head out of the water. Are you dreaming? Maybe. But maybe you’ve also just caught a glimpse of Sean Yoro’s art.