19.04.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Niv Bavarsky

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A random survey of work from illustrator Niv Bavarsky’s Tumblr, one of my favs for sure. More images below.

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19.04.16 by Jeff

“The Others” by Hiroshi Kondo

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Some fantastic slitscanning done in a way I’ve never seen before in this trippy short by Japanese filmmaker Hiroshi Kondo. Watch “The Others” on Booooooom TV.

18.04.16 by Staff

Collection of Google Earth Anomalies by Artist Clement Valla

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Rather than view these Google Earth distortions as glitches in the global mapping system’s algorithm, Brooklyn-based artist Clement Valla considers such occurrences integral to it — drawing our attention to the process rather than the illusion the software is designed to create. Check out more images from Valla’s collection, titled “Postcards From Google Earth”, below!

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18.04.16 by Staff

Community Colour Mural by Artist Luke Ramsey

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Our friend Luke Ramsey’s latest mural is part of the Create Community Colour Mural Program, a project that aims to beautify 6 graffiti hotspots around Victoria, British Columbia as well as provide mentorship between established artists and the city’s youth.

With the help of aspiring artists Jocelyn Zhao and Sarah Jim, Luke created a piece that isn’t just about painting over things we deem ugly and imposing our ideas of what is beautiful. The finished product not only incorporates pre-existing tags but actually includes “invited taggers” — artists Shawn O’Keefe and Erik Volet — challenging graffiti’s tradition of tagging and territory by offering a different kind of representation and space for inclusion.

Check out more images below!

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18.04.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Jeff Ramirez

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Paintings by artist Jeff Ramirez. More images below.

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18.04.16 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Guillaume Kurkdjian

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Illustrator/animator Guillaume Kurkdjian pays tribute to 90s electronics with a terrific series of isometric animated gifs. He also runs a great little blog called WERTN, where he shares lots of good music.

More animated gifs below.

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18.04.16 by Jeff

Karl Hab “24H Los Angeles”

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Paris-based photographer Karl Hab’s new book “24H Los Angeles”, with an introduction from New York-based artist Daniel Arsham. More images below.

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18.04.16 by Staff

Artwork on Artsy Platform Secretly Moves to Old Skrillex Dance Beats

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Skarina Abramović. Composite by Beckett Mufson

 
Apparently there are 5 easter eggs hidden within the art collection and research platform, Artsy. The Creators Project recently revealed one of them, which randomly involves Skrillex’s 2010 track “Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites”. Click here for an example or simply add “/skrillex” to the URL of any artwork listing on Artsy and see for yourself!

15.04.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Jamie Adams

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A selection of paintings by St. Louis, Missouri-based artist Jamie Adams. I love all the strange extra limbs in this series. More images below.

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