Tag Archives: urban

Tom Bob and his whimsical street art pieces

Making his mark on New York City is street artist Tom Bob. He transforms normally unnoticed objects into artistic creations which brighten the city. Using everyday outdoor objects such as pipes and manhole covers, his pieces are creative and distinctive. … Continue reading

Spring and Summer Home Decor Trends of 2017

This year has already flown by and as always, the home decor trends are changing so fast, we can hardly keep up! So, as we approach the middle of the year, we thought we’d give you a quick update on what’s … Continue reading

The ladder that goes up in smoke…

Smoke and art make for a hypnotizing subject. Not all artwork needs to be paintings and drawings, right? In a series created by photographer Ken Hermann and art director Gem Fletcher, they capture colourful masses of smoke. Throughout each image … Continue reading

Brian Mashburn and the mystical Axiom paintings

Brian Mashburn has created a phenomenal series of highly detailed oil paintings. Based in North Carolina, Brian’s artwork depicts a series of mystical and varied fog landscapes. They consist of everything from the distant mountains to the waves of skyscrapers … Continue reading

Andrew Fairclough – an insight into his work.

In his first ever solo exhibition, Andrew Fairclough presents his works of mixed media art. So, who is Andrew Fairclough? Based in Sydney, Andrew is a Australian illustrator, designer and typographer. Since 2004, he has created illustrative imagery for a … Continue reading

Hüseyin Şahin and the atmospherical dreamscapes

When you look across the horizon you can take in the views of beautiful mountains and scenery. One artist, however, takes landscapes to the next level. Hüseyin Şahin is an experimental artist who plays with reality and fantasy. He produces … Continue reading

Fondation Louis Vuitton in Paris opens African Art exhibition

The Fondation Louis Vuitton is a museum dedicated to contemporary art exhibitions. Designed by Frank Gehry, the building opened in Paris in October of 2014. Continuing in its commitment to overlooked areas of the art world, the gallery is opening … Continue reading

Cabrera and hand-drawn headdresses

Ivette Cabrera is a Nicaraguan-born artist who currently works in Miami. Her pieces of work represent women of various cultures who’s headdresses are a symbol of power and importance. About her work The paradoxical ideas of womanhood compelled Cabrera to … Continue reading

Pichi and Avo – the work of the Spanish street artists

Pichi and Avo are a duo of Spanish street artists who began collaborating in 2007. They are widely recognised for their ability to develop a relationship between art and sculpture. Their artwork brings a blend of surrealism and classic urban … Continue reading

Shepard Fairey and his new artwork ‘Peace and Justice’

Shepard Fairey is a well-known American Street Artist, graphic designer and illustrator. Born in Charleston, he began his art career in 1984. This was when he started to put his drawings on skateboards and T shirts. He is also the … Continue reading

Jacub Gagnon and his amazing surreal animal illustrations

Jacub Gagnon is a Canadian artist who was born 6 February 1987 in a rural town. His imagination is something that kept him going until he could unleash his talents. He later moved to a city and studied art. He … Continue reading

Ant Carver floods the streets with a new technique

So, Ant Carver, is a street artist who is flooding the streets with a new technique, creating stunning murals. Ant is a London – based artist, who combines graffiti techniques with detailed oil painting. The effects are amazing! His technique … Continue reading