03.12.15 by Staff

Fantastic New Work by Oakland Artist Cannon Dill

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Oakland-based artist Cannon Dill’s latest exhibit will be at the Spoke Art gallery in San Francisco December 5-19. The show features new illustrations loosely exploring the idea of place: the time it takes to absorb one’s surroundings as well as the new construction and developments happening in both Oakland and San Francisco. Check out more images from “In My Own Time” below!

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03.12.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Miguel Devia

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Slightly haunting portraits by Venezuelan artist Miguel Devia. More images below.

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03.12.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Winnie Truong

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We’ve featured Toronto-based artist, Winnie Truong many times before (click here for previous posts) and her work’s been our Facebook header image since forever because she’s the best. If you’re an OG reader you might remember she designed one of our Poketo wallets back in the day.

Anyways, she recently updated her site with a ton of gorgeous chalk pastel and coloured pencil drawings. Have a look below!

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02.12.15 by Jeff

#TheCreatorClass x Canon Presents: #SHOOTITYOURSELF

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#SHOOTITYOURSELF, a new video series by #TheCreatorClass and Canon, features some of Instagram’s most popular photographers sharing insights into the creation of their signature images. In this episode, Timothy McGurr better known as @13thwitness shares briefly about what it’s like being the son of artist Futura, and having family friends like Keith Haring. He snaps a few photos too.

Watch the video below!

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02.12.15 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Daisuke Nimura

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More of those quirky illustrations and animated gifs by Japanese Illustrator Daisuke Nimura (previously posted about here). Take a looksy below!

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02.12.15 by Staff

JR and Darren Aronofsky’s Silent Protest in Paris

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French artist JR and acclaimed director Darren Aronofsky unveiled their collaborative project, The Standing March, on November 29th and 30th in Paris. While the city has banned protests for security reasons after the recent terrorist attacks, the images of over 500 people were projected onto the Assemblée Nationale building as a form of silent protest related to the United Nations conference on climate change. The piece, which also features music from 3D (of Massive Attack), will tour from December 1-7, at various locations. Watch the short video feature (directed by Vincent Lorca) below!

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02.12.15 by Staff

Chill Song of the Day: Dan San “America”

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Great, mellow track from Belgium indie folk band, Dan San. “America” is produced by Yann Arnaud (who’s worked with the likes of Air and Phoenix). Check out the music video below!

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01.12.15 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Elly Liyana Ruslan

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Drawings by Thailand-based Singaporean artist Elly Liyana Ruslan, found via our November Reader Submissions. More images below.

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01.12.15 by Staff

Beautiful 1,400 Year-Old Gingko Tree

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A 1,400 year-old ginkgo tree at the Gu Guanyin Buddhist Temple in China is shedding its leaves again! More unreal photos of this naturally occurring event below!

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