Niessen & de Vries

16 January 2009

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Esther de Vries and Richard Niessen have a really unique style; often making use of patterns, type, and the printing process to create their art.

Greg White

14 January 2009

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Gorgeous photography by Greg White.

This Studio

13 January 2009

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This Studio from the UK. Founded by David Bennett.

Havas Minni

12 January 2009

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Havas Minni from Helsinki.

British graffiti artist Paul Curtis, otherwise known as Moose, creates art while blasting away at grit and grime from the walls of our filthy cities. Shot by filmmaker Doug Pray. Visit The Reverse Graffiti Project.

Water-Based Eyeglasses

09 January 2009

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pretty genius invention, in my opinion, that could erase the need to make different lenses for different prescriptions.  As inventor Josh Silver puts it, a “tremendous glimpse of the obvious”. 

UFHO

09 January 2009

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UFHO is a design studio run by JUN out of Singapore. Especially like the music packaging.

Francis Alÿs

09 January 2009

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Francis Alÿs is a Belgian contemporary artist living in Mexico City. Above are stills from the short movie Paradox of Praxis 1, where Alÿs pushes a block of ice through the streets of Mexico City until it melts; serving as a way to mark time and measure existence. More on the artist.

Jeff Vreeland

08 January 2009

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Floridian Jeff Vreeland.

gig poster book

Today a book including some of the greatest present day print illustrators of our time is being made available for your home library.

Gigposters, the first (and best) online community website for poster illustrators has officially made an 11″x 14″ book available for pre-order called, Gig Posters Volume I: Rock Show Art of the 21st Century.

Drum roll (here) please?

This impressive publication includes over 100 posters perforated and ready-to-hang so you can tear them out and show them anywhere you like. On top of that there are hundreds of more images. This is so great!

Guess what? It is only $4o, and if you pre-order now you will have the choice of 1,2, or 3 random Jay Ryan art prints for something around $10 each (first 1200 buyers).

For purchasing, more detailed information, and a list of artists involved, go to: http://www.gigposters.com/book.