Bordalo II reinvents street art, recycled art and urban art all in one

Bordalo II reinvents street art, recycled art and urban art all in one

Portuguese street artist Artur Bordalo, aka Bordalo II, finds his inspiration by rifling through Lisbon’s garbage and trash. Where others might see plastic containers, dented car parts, broken crates and leftover tires, Bordalo sees ideal materials to incorporate into his artwork. His creations, located throughout the city, are composed of trash and recycled materials, which he spray-paints and molds into new forms, transforming heaps of garbage into […]

Naked Donald Trump Sculptures

Naked Donald Trump Sculptures

Naked Donald Trump Sculptures titled ‘The Emperor Has No Balls’ are popping up in major cities. New York, Cleveland, Seattle, Los Angeles, San Francisco have all be graced by these incredible Donald Trump sculptures. An “anarchist collective” called INDECLINE are behind a series of nude statues depicting Donald Trump in his birthday clothes. Inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Emperor’s New Clothes,” these series of statues are called “The […]

Renewed Art by John Dahlsen

Renewed Art by John Dahlsen

Environmental art involves the creation or manipulation of a large or enclosed space, many effectively surrounding its audience.  Architectural (including landscape architectural) design might be said to qualify as environment art, although the term usually refers to artworks that do not function as either of these kinds of environmental design typically do.  Several artists, many associated with American Pop Art — like Edward Kienholz (American, […]

24 Incredible White Ink Tattoos

24 Incredible White Ink Tattoos

White ink tattoos have been a new sensation.  It gives one the opportunity to get a tattoo without it being super noticable. A white ink tattoo is a tattoo which has been done entirely in white ink. Depending on the skill of the tattoo artist and the complexion of the customer, this type of tattoo can look quite distinctive. Most white ink tattoos look like […]

30 Amazing Watercolor Tattoos

30 Amazing Watercolor Tattoos

Watercolor tattoos have been done for decades, but it has become the newest trend.  To celebrate this trend, we compiled an beautiful and inspirational collection for you.

12 Tattoos Inspired By Famous Artists

12 Tattoos Inspired By Famous Artists

Have a favorite Artist?  A favorite piece of work?  Now, you can wear it forever!  If you are an art major, or an art collector, or just someone who generally appreciates and loves art, then these famous artist tattoos are perfect for you! 1. “Drowning Girl”- Roy Lichtenstein via Vulture 2. Frida Khalo via Vulture 3.”Moses” – Michelangelo via Inked Mag 4. Jackson Pollock via Pinterest […]

Graphic Design File Formats

Graphic Design File Formats

The Different Graphic File Types TIFF is, in principle, a very flexible format that can be lossless or lossy. The details of the image storage algorithm are included as part of the file. In practice, TIFF is used almost exclusively as a lossless image storage format that uses no compression at all. Most graphics programs that use TIFF do not compression. Consequently, file sizes are […]

Banksy leaves mural on Bristol school

Banksy leaves mural on Bristol school

The street artist Banksy has spray-painted a primary school playground wall after the pupils voted to rename one of their school buildings after him.  This was Banksy’s way of thanking them.  He also left a note, where he stated, “remember it’s always easier to get forgiveness than permission.” The anonymous artist’s career began in Bristol, where this particular primary school is, and has made quite […]

Laura Breiling’s Illustrations include Kanye West

Laura Breiling’s Illustrations include Kanye West

Illustrations by Laura Breiling combine talent and pop culture, including a piece featuring Kanye West.   There are many thought-provoking images to check out from this German illustrator. Art comes in an array of unique and interesting mediums. Today we get another collection worth checking out, and something certainly eye-catching and bold to say the least. We find images that include the likes of Kanye West and more, […]

Can Street Art Increase Property Values?

Can Street Art Increase Property Values?

The Beauty and Potential Value of Street Art Is it possible to increase your resale value of your home if a well-known or famous piece of street art is close to your home? Can Street Art Help Increase a Neighborhood’s Property Values? One poster child for the idea that art can transform a neighborhood is Greenwich Village in New York. Once a bohemian enclave, its […]