08.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Kirsty Templeton Davidge

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Paintings by artist Kirsty Templeton Davidge. More images below.

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08.07.16 by Staff

Invention of the Day: Handheld Device Is Like Shazam For Fonts

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London-based designer Fiona O’Leary’s graduation project from the Royal College of Art is a nifty little device that captures and identifies typeface and colours — beaming the samples directly to a nearby computer or storing the information for later.

While it’s merely a prototype, Spector is basically a dream tool for graphic designers and creatives who often encounter inspiration in the real world. Wired referred to it as “Shazam for fonts” but also pointed out that one major obstacle in its development may lie in its ability to aid in design theft. Check out the video below!

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07.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Francois Bard

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A selection of work by artist Francois Bard. More images below.

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07.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Zhou Fan

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A selection of paintings by Chinese artist Zhou Fan. More images below.

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07.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Andy Burgess

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Paintings by artist Andy Burgess. More images below.

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07.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Joe Reihsen

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Paintings by Los Angeles-based artist Joe Reihsen. More images below.

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07.07.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Yusk Imai

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New series of paintings by artist Yusk Imai explores themes of life and death. Check out more images from “The Mortal Drama” below or on display at Backwoods Gallery in Australia starting July 15th.

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07.07.16 by Staff

Intricate Sculptures Made With Just Toothpicks and Glue

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Bob Morehead is a self-taught artist who creates incredibly intricate sculptures using only wood glue and toothpicks. Guided by his imagination, and inspiration from the Italian architecture along the Amalfi Coast where he was born, one of Morehead’s most elaborate cityscapes spans 8 feet in length and consists of over 300,000 toothpicks. Check out “Bob’s Toothpick City” as well as more individual creations below!

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