Conrad Jon Godly’s Mountain Paintings Drip from the Canvas

Conrad Jon Godly’s Mountain Paintings Drip from the Canvas Godly studied as a painter at the Basel School of Art from 1982 until 1986, but then worked as a professional photographer for 18 years. He only returned to painting in 2007 and it would seem his photographic work has had a subtle influence on his abstract painting. The artist most recently had exhibitions at Gallery Luciano Fasciati and Tony Wuethrich Gallery in Switzerland, and you can see many more paintings on his website. Read more [...]

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Controversial Magazine covers

The following  controversial Magazine covers became through the years, the subject of strong criticism  and outrage . Time Magazine, April 8, 1966: Is God Dead? This cover has been called the most controversial of all time. The related article concerned the “death of god movement” that had sprung up in the 1960′s. The cover and article enraged readers. In 1966, Time made headlines with this provocative cover posing the question: ‘Is God Dead?’ Time breaks social taboos about Read more [...]

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Made of money currency portraits by Evan Wondoloski

Made of money currency portraits by Evan Wondoloski Made of Money – 50 Cent from Evan Wondolowski on Vimeo.   Evan Wondoloski has taken his obsession with money and turned it into a creative endeavour. ‘it’s the foundation of our society and affects everything within it. although people have become divided by politics, religions, and languages, we are all united by our collective dependence on money,’ he says. With this in mind, he transforms currency from a medium Read more [...]

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Porcelain Busts Imprinted with Chinese Decorative Designs by Ah Xian

Porcelain Busts Imprinted with Chinese Decorative Designs by Ah Xian Chinese artist Ah Xian lives and works in Sydney where for nearly two decades he has explored aspects of the human form using ancient Chinese craft methods including porcelain, lacquer, jase, bronze, and even concrete. The artist often uses busts of his own family members including his wife, brother, and father onto which he imprints traditional designs with a vivid cobalt blue glaze. Via Asia Society: These sculptures Read more [...]

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Eliza Bennett creates visual narratives with her pieces

Eliza Bennett creates visual narratives with her pieces ELiza Bennett is a London based artist who recieved a BTEC National Diploma in art, focusing on textiles. She then continued to pursue a BA in Fashion Design at Middlesex University.  Eliza creates visual narratives with her pieces. Using her hand as a canvas, ” A Woman’s Work is Never Done” is a self-inflicted sculpture. These worn looking hands are a representation of how hard a women’s work truly is. Using thread and needle, Read more [...]

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