22.02.16 by Staff

Artist Creates Detailed Masks Using Discarded DNA From Chewing Gum and Cigarette Butts

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Artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg creates “Stranger Visions” from stuff we discard publicly without a second thought. Gleaning genetic information from things like chewing gum and cigarette butts, Dewey-Hagborg creates detailed masks of what the person might look like, raising questions about privacy and the implications of genetic tampering. See more images and a short video of Dewey-Hagborg discussing her project below.

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22.02.16 by Jeff

Artist Yuichi Ikehata’s Digitally Manipulated Images Blur Reality

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Japanese Artist Yuichi Ikehata’s works are a clever combination of digital and physical. Photos of sculptures made of wire, clay, and paper are subtly merged with images of the artist’s own body painted white. The viewer is left to question what’s real. See more of Ikehata’s work below.

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08.02.16 by Staff

Pixelated Ceramic Sculptures by Japanese Artist Toshiya Masuda

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Fun ceramic sculpture series by Japanese artist Toshiya Masuda offers pixelated versions of everyday objects like running shoes and disposable Starbucks cups. More images below!

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08.02.16 by Staff

Sculptured Slang by Canadian Artist Trevor Wheatley

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Canadian artist Trevor Wheatley and collaborator Cosmo Dean install large-scale graphic sculptures that touch on modern slang words and phrases, placing them in various outdoor locations (some more accessible than others). See more surreal images by Jake Sherman below!

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12.01.16 by Staff

Warped Wood Sculptures by Artist Paul Kaptein

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Series of hand-carved wood sculptures by Perth-based artist Paul Kaptein, currently on display at Krause Gallery in New York until January 26. Kaptein’s glitched out figures are something you’ll want to check out in person as the degree of distortion shifts depending on what angle you’re looking (sometimes appearing completely normal). More images below.

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11.01.16 by Jeff

Fantastic Sculptures Made of Books by Artist Jonathan Callan

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Beautiful sculptures by British artist Jonathan Callan, who uses books and paper as the primary medium for his forms. Love the way the cross sections of the pages look like paint strokes. More images below.

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09.12.15 by Staff

Amazing Anamorphic Sculpture by Thomas Medicus

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“Emergence Lab” is a hand-painted, anamorphic sculpture by Austrian artist, Thomas Medicus. Made up of a complex layering of 216 laser cut, acrylic glass strips suspended within a transparent cube frame, the result is an amazing 3D effect with a distinct image becoming visible on each different side. Check out the short video below for a closer look at Medicus’ meticulous handiwork!

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25.11.15 by Staff

Stunning White Paper Sculptures by German Artist Angela Glajcar

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Gorgeous work by German sculptor, Angela Glajcar. Her latest features reams of layered and torn white paper, which create a captivating tunnelling effect. “Weiss Ist Das Neue Schwarz” (or “White is the New Black”) is on view at the Heitsch Gallery in Munich. More images below.

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