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Carly Silverman’s figurative, abstract paintings that capture her subjects in a fleeting moment

2018-11-12T12:04:40+00:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

For Brooklyn-based artist Carly Silverman, taking paint off of the canvas is just as crucial as putting it on. Her artistic process involves placing strokes of paint down and then wiping them away with a cloth to blur the lines of her images and reveal the multiplicity of layers underneath. the gradual accumulation of oil [...]

Electric: Lauren Baker’s dazzling neon sculptures that burst with energy

2018-11-12T12:04:32+00:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

British contemporary artist Lauren Baker’s new solo exhibition of light art is an ethereal and dynamic exploration of energy and space. For her new work in Electric, she mixes neon light with diamond dust and digital ink painting to create her visually stunning pieces, inspired by the mesmerizing phenomenon of auras – from the colours [...]

US when there is nothing to do: Luca Arena’s authentic images of a New York heatwave

2018-11-12T12:04:20+00:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

For his latest series, US when there is nothing to do, Italian photographer Luca Arena took to the streets of New York during a scorching summer when residents take refuge in offices, shops and air-conditioned homes. Inspired by the paintings by Edward Hopper, David Hockney and Mark Rothko, as well as photographs by Luigi Ghirri [...]

Here Design creates new brand identity for Teatulia, infused with Bangladeshi culture

2018-11-12T12:04:12+00:00November 12th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Here Design has created a bold and colourful new brand identity for Bangladeshi tea brand Teatulia’s UK launch. A social enterprise designed to create jobs in a remote region of Bangladesh, Teatulia has transformed 3,000 acres of barren land into an organic tea garden. London-based Here has used this heritage and unusual market position as [...]

No Cameras Allowed: Julian David Stone’s incredible, never-before-seen rock and roll photographs

2018-11-10T12:04:28+00:00November 10th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

“Outlaw rock and roll photographer” Julian David Stone was just a teenager when he started smuggling his camera into gigs to photograph some of the world’s biggest rock bands and pop stars. From stashing a camera in his socks and taping equipment all over his body to finally customising a jacket to hide equipment from [...]

Creative Boom’s pick of the best calendars for 2019 by leading artists and designers

2018-11-09T12:04:25+00:00November 9th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

It's November. That time of year when you realise another year has almost gone. You can't believe how quickly the months have passed or that you're booking things in for January already. You've barely even thought about Christmas presents. What you need, my friend is a new calendar for your office. Something to steady yourself [...]

Dodgy Dogs: a humorous card game beautifully illustrated by Jean Jullien

2018-11-09T12:04:17+00:00November 9th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

Renowned French visual artist Jean Jullien has captured a range of bad dog habits, from stealing and chasing to begging and biting, in his illustrations for a new card game, Dodgy Dogs. Fast-paced and family-friendly, it features an array of mischievous mutts and has been created in collaboration with creative games company, Yolky Games. Released [...]

Soft Serve: Vanessa Prager’s sculptural paintings of the female form

2018-11-09T12:04:10+00:00November 9th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, News|Tags: |

American artist Vanessa Prager’s first solo exhibition in London, Soft Serve, is an exploration of the female form, sexuality and voyeurism. An evolution of her acclaimed impasto work, using fleshy, thick daubs of colour, her new oil paintings reference images from art history, often figures of women under the male gaze. In Soft Serve, she [...]

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