Archive for the ‘Artwork’ Category

5 Most High Profile Art Crimes

March 31, 2013 1:23 pm Artwork

Not everyone in the art world has the same taste. Art is one of the most subjective creations of the human experience, and anything from your niece’s scribbles of kittens to that experimental band grinding away on their guitars can be dubbed art, yet there are those universally agreed upon pieces of art that have […]

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The Decline of the Ligature in Typography, Leads to Its Rise in Art

January 27, 2012 6:35 pm Artwork

The ligature in the world of typography refers to two letters that by the way they lie together on the page, can be crafted into a single letter (the most common ligatures often involve the letter ‘f,’ such as fi, and ff). When metal movable type was invented in the 1400s, ligatures were extremely popular […]

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Disney Princesses by J Scott Campbell

January 20, 2012 6:13 pm Artwork, Babes, featured

Hope he doesn’t mind if we show you these.  They are comic book re imaginings of the Disney Princesses.  Wowza.  We’ve covered the Disney Princess territory before, with those Disney Vogue covers we ran a while back.  These reworkings (re-imaginings?) are a tad, well, sexier.  Almost to the point of *ahem.*  Just barely SFW, folks.  That’s why […]

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Successful Branding for Business

January 10, 2012 10:58 pm Artwork

What is a brand? That’s a word that gets bandied about quite a bit, and not just in marketing circles. It has now gotten to the point that individuals think of themselves as a “brand” or as “having a brand”. That’s particularly true of celebrities, artists and athletes such as Michael Phelps, Angelina Jolie or […]

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Propaganda Posters Star Wars Style

December 15, 2011 12:03 pm Artwork, featured

Propaganda posters have been used to convince populations that war was a necessity.  Different governments during the first and second World Wars used propaganda posters to inspire hate and fear toward the enemy and pride and loyalty toward one’s own country and cause.  So, when one looks at the Star Wars saga, there is a […]

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Potholes Art by Claudia Ficca and Davide Luciano

December 1, 2011 3:25 pm Artwork, featured

Claudia Ficca and Davide Luciano are Canadian artists who decided to take an ugly inconvenience – a pothole, and turn it into art.  The photoshoots took only 10 minutes from start to finish, and took place in cities like New York, Montreal, and LA.  Take a look at what they’ve done. Santa Claus Just in […]

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Missed Connections Artwork by Sophie Blackall

October 27, 2011 2:51 pm Artwork, featured

Are you the type of person who scours the “Missed Connections” section of your local paper or craigslist, hoping to see yourself referenced?  Or are you more the type of person who reads “missed connections” because you enjoy that peep into the corners of otherwise secret lives?  Sophie Blackall is one of the latter, and […]

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Trashy Dresses & Recycled Wardrobes

October 25, 2011 11:53 am Artwork, Babes, Bizarre, featured

Packing Peanuts for lift and support Packing peanuts are just for shipping and cushioning your fragile items they also provide support for your breasts. Designer by Rj Dollen, thankfully. I think Lilia Staahl would look good in anything so this really isn’t a fair test for the fashion sense of wearing packing peanuts as a […]

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Vogue Disney Princesses

September 19, 2011 5:26 pm Artwork, featured, Film

These images have floated all around Tumblr for a while, so we guess it’s OK to post them here.  After a bit of digging, we found that the artist behind these re-imaginings of the Disney Princesses is Dante Tyler Brown.  You can find him on DeviantArt and we give him a shout out and full […]

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Amazing Sand Art

August 29, 2011 12:06 am Artwork

This is sand, made into art.  It may not be permanent, it may not be stable, but it is amazing, and it is, well, sandy.  When you think about the time, effort, determination, and skill that goes into each of these creations, it’s hard to imagine it all crumbling back to sand again.  So don’ […]

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