Tag: Art

This Street Artist is Putting Googley Eyes on Broken Street Objects

This Street Artist is Putting Googley Eyes on Broken Street Objects

Art & Design, Funny
This Street Artist is transforming cities for the better. Our city streets are awash with broken fixtures, bollards, sidewalks and lampposts. One street artist, however, has opted for a slightly ingenious fix to this ever-existing problem. It doesn't quite solve the issue, but street artist Vanyu Krastev is responsible for some of the funniest street art around. the Bulgarian born artist has been busy adding googley eyes to run down and broken street objects. In his attempt to make the best of a bad situation, Krastev attempts to make passers-by smile as part of a project that's aptly titled Eyebombing. This clever idea proves that even the most boring and dilapidated objects can be made into something pretty funny with a little imagination. ...
This Graphic Designer Takes Doodling to a Whole new Level

This Graphic Designer Takes Doodling to a Whole new Level

Art & Design
27-year-old graphic designer Visoth Kakvei is causing a storm online with his stunningly intricate doodling. The Cambodian artist masterfully brings together symbolism and style, filling every sketchbook he buys. His works usually consist of freehand doodling with each piece roughly taking 3-6 hours to complete. Kakvei, however, feels this isn't enough. To make his intricate maze-like doodling sketches even more stunning, he then goes on to digitally enhance them. The doodles appear three-dimensional, popping from the page like a beautiful masterpiece. With that, Kakvei has managed to grow his popular Instagram account to a staggering 800k followers, with many fans showing devotion to his work in the comments. ...
19 Hilarious Photos Showing Art History Icons Dressed as Modern Hipsters

19 Hilarious Photos Showing Art History Icons Dressed as Modern Hipsters

Culture, Funny
We're used to seeing the odd hipster or two, they clutter our streets with their snobbish style and can often be seen during fashion week. With London fashion week for men around the corner, it seems fitting to share these 19 hilarious photos showing art history icons dressed as modern hipsters. If you've ever wondered what Mona Lisa would look like without her tired silk robes and dated setting, Japanese graphic designer Shusaku Takaoka is the man to show you. He recently shared a collection of witty photos that see some of art history's most iconic faces pasted on the bodies of modern hipsters. Shusaku Takaoka is a true expert at transforming history into hipster. His edited shots hilariously turn these dated figures into much more relatable people, strutting their stuff on the str...
Guess What! You Can Now Buy The World’s Blackest Paint For Just $15

Guess What! You Can Now Buy The World’s Blackest Paint For Just $15

Art & Design, OMG
You may have recently seen stories about the world's blackest paint circulating the web by storm. Since the paint was revealed to the world, artists and creative types alike have been scrambling to get their hands on some of this mystical madness after seeing some amazing artwork created by the stuff. However, it turns out that 'Vantablack', as it's apparently called, isn't actually available to the public. British artist Anish Kapoor sneakily gained exclusive rights to the mystical black color, teaming up with the product developer Surrey Nano Systems, to then go and crush the hopes and dreams of artists across the world. As things currently stand, another British artist, Stuart Semple, struck back at Kapoor, creating a supreme collection of colors that Kapoor is now banned from pu...
Take A Look At What This Photographer Has Created With Simple Paper Cut-Outs And Some Iconic Locations.

Take A Look At What This Photographer Has Created With Simple Paper Cut-Outs And Some Iconic Locations.

Art & Design, OMG
Artist and photographer Rich McCor, aka Paperboyo McCor, is best known transforming iconic locations with his creative paper cut-outs. The English artist has shared a brilliant series of shots from his travels around the globe, capturing the world's most iconic art, landscapes and buildings, to then transform with his silhouetted doodle cut-outs and clever perspectives. With over 250k followers on Instagram, McCor has gained a large following with his creative paper cut-outs, which were first doodled in a sketchbook. He uses shots previously taken to make it more simple for him upon arrival, from the photo he can then simply doodle over the image and then know where to point and shoot. 1. Tower Bridge, London 2. Club Med, Rio Das Pedras 3. Toulon, France 4. The Colosse...
20 Hysterical Comic Illustrations That You’ll Need a Second Look at to Fully Appreciate

20 Hysterical Comic Illustrations That You’ll Need a Second Look at to Fully Appreciate

Art & Design, Funny
Relateable art is always a winner in the eyes of the internet. After all, we're bombarded with memes on a daily basis so it's alway nice to see some beauty in the hilarity. That's what Moscow-based artist Anton Gudim achieved. His hysterical comic illustrations are the sarcastic depiction of life we can all relate to. His mini-series of comic illustration sometimes need a second glance to fully comprehend the witty message intended by Gudim. His knowledge and expertise of all things pop culture and social media makes for a good laugh. His satirical and hysterical comic illustrations poke a finger some of modern life's funniest clich├ęs and iconic art. If you're a fan of his work, you can take a look at more of this hysterical comics on VK, Instagram and Facebook. Here's our mini compila
Russian Artist’s Amazing Cartoon Illustrations of Famous Celebrities

Russian Artist’s Amazing Cartoon Illustrations of Famous Celebrities

Art & Design
Transforming famous faces into adorable illustrations is a much-loved way to show off your artistic talents online. For illustrator Lera Kiryakova, this is precisely how she made a name for herself - drawing amazing cartoon illustrations of famous celebrities. Kiryakova has built over 170k Instagram followers, drawing some of the most famous faces in Hollywood. Her distinct style imitates that of traditional Disney characters seen in the older animated classics like Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty. It's hard not to love the adorable button noses and symmetrical features of the perfect character illustrations that Kiryakova has created with her amazing cartoon illustrations of famous celebrities. Be sure to also check out Kiryakova's YouTube channel, featuring some stunning time-lapse vi...
Photographer Captures Amazing Dukes of Hazard Scene with Model Cars

Photographer Captures Amazing Dukes of Hazard Scene with Model Cars

Art & Design, OMG
For photographer Felix Hernandez, a simple backdrop, a few miniature toy cars and a little bit of dust, is all the talented man needs for a small-scale turned professional photo shoot. In one of Hernandez's latest photos, he created a scene inspired by American comedy TV series The Dukes of Hazzard, shooting the iconic Dodge Charger jumping a police car. To achieve such a dramatic image, Hernandez suspended the car in mid-air using a custom rig. With a few nifty camera ticks and some post-production on Photoshop, Hernandez was able to shoot that infamous and dramatic look seen in many Hollywood blockbuster advertisements. For more Dukes of Hazard Scene photos, be sure to check out his work via Behance.