June 2009

Susan Jamison

We are Beautiful, 2008 With Curious Ones, 2008 Tasting the Air, 2007 Forget Me Not, 2007 Here are some lovely works of art by Susan Jamison.  Her egg tempura paintings of the female figure juxtipose imagery of science, floral patterns and nature.  The hot pink pattern symbolizes feminity, whereas the… Read More »Susan Jamison

Sons of Midas

Awesomely abstracted anatomy poster design by Leon Mackie. [via Gigposters]    

The Roma Skripchenko Portfolio

“M” (detail) – Advertising, Photo Manipulation, Print Design “TheTruHard“ – Illustration, Print Design Extracted from the graphic design portfolio of Roma Skripchenko, an artist from Ukraine. I like specially the brain, and how the cables represent quite well, and at the same time, the gyrus and the synapses behind then.… Read More »The Roma Skripchenko Portfolio

(not) Death

This guy is hilarious, and so is his work (I think we need to be friends). Marc Johns on Marc Johns, you’ll see what I mean: Marc Johns creates whimsical drawings filled with dry wit and humour. Whether it’s a man with branches growing out of his head that need… Read More »(not) Death

R.I.P little friends…

Splodge (Hedgehog) Plush Toy Grind (Rabbit) Plush Toy Twitch (Raccoon) Plush Toy So sad….little guys in the wrong place at the wrong time.  These poor souls are part of the Road kill Toys collection (Squash Plush), and come complete with a body bag and toe tag. Give this gift of… Read More »R.I.P little friends…

Memorabilia Persona

Interesting imagery by artist Karolina Rojas.  Her collection is called Memorabilia Persona, Records of the past cherished in the form of collectable objects. She explains how the elements in her work are linked to the relationships to time and its allegory to death.  The use of animals in her work… Read More »Memorabilia Persona

Zurich Chamber Orchestra

These ads have been rapidly circulating the Internets for the past week, but I just had to post them because they fit so perfectly on this blog. Beautiful and original way to integrate human anatomy into an advertisement.  Such a great concept that speaks perfectly to the position of how… Read More »Zurich Chamber Orchestra

Black & White

Sean Chow Martin The Creators

Amazing work by Chow Martin, from his new tank series. It’s incredible and also so extravagant the amount of details, specially the muscles fibers. Definitely, excellent drawings! [via DesignYouTrust]    

I Heart GEN ART

Here’s a fun poster by Anne Faith Nicholls for the 15th Anniversary Benefit for the GEN ART Foundation.  The event will be on June 24 from 7-11pm at 7 W. 34th St. (11th fl) in NY.  The show will feature over 60 new and upcoming artists who use mixed mediums… Read More »I Heart GEN ART

Anatomic Fashion Friday: Skeletal shoes

SquarePeg painstakingly drew these lovely skeletal shoes over the course of a few hours and they’re available at Etsy.com for just $40.  Only available in a men’s size 8 1/2.  Quite a unique pair of shoes—like x-rays on yer feet!    

Handmade Merit Badges by Mary Yeager

These merit badges were made by Mary Yeager for  The Forget Me-Not embroidery show at Gallery Hanahou. The craftsmanship is totally killer—I especially love the folds in the intestines!!! As much as I love hearts, I think in this case the guts take the cake. [via kitsune noir]  

Huxley’s Neue Welt

Simple poster by Megaheart at the venue Huxleys Neue Welt in Germany.  There’s quite a lineup this year if you’re in Berlin! [via Gigposters]

Manhattan Skyline

Here’s 1 of 4 poster designs for the Oslo based-heavy metal band Manhattan Skyline by Fedrik Melby.  The other designs are worth checking out too! [via Behance]