03.08.10 by Jeff

Carla Barth

Paintings by Carla Barth. Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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artist painter painting carla barth

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Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • I would love to see these animated.

    • id actually love to see Carla re-interpret a classic children’s story

      • storybook i mean, a book

      • Adriana

        That would be wonderful!

  • Cathal O’Blivion

    Beautiful work

  • Okay I am in love.

  • Hannah

    this is amazing im totally in love! its kind of like a cartoon version of indian tapestries. i would defidently pay to have this in my house.

  • Allyson

    These are awesome. A mix between cute and creepy, which I always love.

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A selection of work by Danish illustrator Rune Fisker. More images below.

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Experimental Artist Petros Vrellis Creates Detailed Portraits With A Single Thread

 

Born in Greece, with a background in Electrical Engineering as well as Art Science, artist Petros Vrellis has a passion for creating interactive installations that blend art and technology. His latest project is a mesmerizing re-imagining of traditional handicraft.

Using a 28″ aluminum-rimmed loom, Petros runs a single thread from one anchor peg to another to create just the right density and darkening at precise intersections. The end result is a detailed image that emerges from 3000 – 4000 continuous loops (or 1-2 kilometers of thread)!

While Petros is following a set pattern developed from a computer-generated algorithm, as you can see in the time-lapsed video above, the step-by-step process is all done by hand. We had the chance to speak with Petros about his experimental process and why hand-made work still has a place in the digital age. Check out the full interview below!

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