06.08.15 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Michael Reeder

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Paintings by Dallas, Texas-based artist Michael Reeder, found via our August Reader Submissions. Have a look at more images below.

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06.08.15 by Staff

Trippy Animation of the Day: Louise Roam “The Walk”

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Directed by Paris-based artist, Hugo Arcier, “The Walk” has a great sense of movement with a cool, oceanic vibe. Watch the video for Louise Roam’s track below!

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06.08.15 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Yu Fukagawa

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Wonderful illustrations by Japanese artist, Yu Fukagawa. See more of Fukagawa’s work below.

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06.08.15 by Jeff

Short of the Day: “The Pearl of the Costa Grande”

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Good screenwriters borrow, great screenwriters steal. An entertaining little short written by Derek Beck and Sam Morrill, and directed by Sam Morrill. Watch “The Pearl of the Costa Grande” below.

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06.08.15 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Shaughn Crawford and John DuBois

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The Bill Picket Rodeo is an African American rodeo that takes place all over the country. The founder of the rodeo, Lu Vason (who passed away earlier this year), played a key part in helping African Americans become part of the professional rodeo circuit.

Here’s a beautiful selection of images from the most recent rodeo in Los Angeles, by photographers Shaughn Crawford and John Dubois. Have a look at the images below.

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06.08.15 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Wendy van Santen

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“Sweet Veggies” photos by Amsterdam-based photographer Wendy van Santen. More images below.

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05.08.15 by Staff

Music Video of the Day: Awwz “Awake”

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Fantastic visuals in the video for Awwz’s dreamy track “Awake.” Check out the full video by Barcelona-based director Eloi Colom below, as well as the interactive edit.

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05.08.15 by Staff

Time Collapsed Video: 20 Minutes of Kite Flying

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The 6th instalment of The San Diego Studies (a series of shorts that collapse time to highlight the unobservable aspects of the city filmmaker Cy Kuckenbaker lives and works – previously featured here and here), is beautifully simple. After suffering a shoulder injuriy, Kuckenbaker started flying kites at the beach in lieu of surfing or swimming. Unlike the other shorts in the series, this video is just Kuckenbaker, his kites, and a glimpse of Tijuana in the background. Check out “20 Minutes of Kite Flying Time Collapsed” below!

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