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James Brunt Organizes Leaves and Rocks Into Elaborate Cairns and Mandalas

Written on February 10, 2018 at 5:06 am, by

Yorkshire-based artist James Brunt employs sticks, stones, and other ephemeral materials to create elaborate ephemeral art. Featuring intricate mandalas, infinite spirals, and one-of-a-kind sculptures, his series of outdoor installations continues contemporary art‘s tradition of creatively using nature as a canvas. Brunt produces his land art in a wide range of locations, including sandy beaches, woodedContinue Reading

Top 10 Picks at the Stockholm Furniture Fair by Wallpaper*

Written on February 10, 2018 at 4:55 am, by

Stockholm Furniture Fair (6-10 February) has long been a fertile launch pad for Nordic brands, but increasingly its sphere of influence is spreading. International brands are unveiling new pieces which they would otherwise hold back for Milan. Portugese brand De La Espada released its entire 2018 collection in an elegant Stockholm apartment accompanied by aContinue Reading

The Artist Ignasi Monreal Illustrating Fantastical Worlds for Gucci

Written on February 9, 2018 at 5:15 am, by

Ignasi Monreal’s artworks are colourful, bold and delightfully surreal. For his vivid illustrations, the 27-year-old Spanish artist draws inspiration from an eclectic range of references – from Japanese Manga to Renaissance art, 20th-century fashion photography to science fiction. The result are his signature fantastical landscapes, inhabited with deliciously incongruous, but inevitably likeable, characters. It is littleContinue Reading

If you love Wes Anderson’s Films, You need to follow this Wes Anderson Inspired Instagram Account

Written on January 25, 2018 at 5:21 am, by

In the 25 or so years that Wes Anderson has been making films he has established a genre entirely of his own. His use of symmetry, snappy colour palettes and striking locations is unparalleled, making the likes of The Grand Budapest Hotel, Moonrise Kingdom and The Darjeeling Limited instant classics, beloved of cinephiles the world over. His followers will be delighted, then, to learn thatContinue Reading

Life Doesn’t Frighten Me by Maya Angelou & Jean-Michel Basquiat

Written on January 10, 2018 at 8:24 pm, by

Maya Angelou’s Courageous Children’s Verses, Illustrated by Basquiat. A priceless primer on poetry and contemporary art for little ones, and a timeless reminder of the power of courage in all of us. Maya Angelou’s brave, defiant poem celebrates the courage within each of us, young and old. From the scary thought of panthers in the park toContinue Reading

Swedish Embroidery Artist Ulla-Stina Wikander That Turns Discarded Items Into Art

Written on January 5, 2018 at 1:26 pm, by

Discarded household items covered lovingly in discarded cross-stitch embroideries. LOVE. This is the work of Swedish artist Ulla-Stina Wikander, and this is her story behind this body of work: ”For more than 10 years I have collected cross-stitch embroideries and today I have quite a big collection with over 100 different designs. These embroideries have mostly beenContinue Reading

Jewellery Made from Flowers, Garlic Bulbs and Dried Chillies by Keef Palas

Written on January 2, 2018 at 11:13 am, by

Keef Palas is an ephemeral Mediterranean jewellery brand artfully using Instagram to showcase its highly unusual concept. The jewellery that Barcelona-based Keef Palas produces couldn’t be further from your ordinary pair of earrings, necklace or bracelet. Rather than designing pieces built to last – diamonds are forever, after all – the brand, founded in August 2016 by ClaireContinue Reading

That Fascinating Day at Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens

Written on December 28, 2017 at 10:20 pm, by

When we visited New York, we had the chance to do a quick trip tp Philly and decided to see Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens without having any expectations and man were we in for a treat! The Philly Magic Gardens is a nonprofit art museum and gallery space created by Isaiah Zagar’s. Zagar has devoted himself to beautifying the SouthContinue Reading

Fashion illustrations

Written on November 6, 2016 at 6:12 pm, by

Artist: Matt Blease

Written on July 14, 2016 at 8:43 am, by

Found his work browsing through Pinterest and Tumblr, I am obsessed with his stuff! The word play, the double meaning, the clean lines of his illustrations. Matt Blease is currently based in London, Matt’s illustration style is influenced by his graphic design background, communicating ideas in a playful and direct way. His distinctive style is recognisableContinue Reading