Art Archive

Art Kits That Teach Kids To Draw Masterpieces

Engage your kids in practicing the art of masters such as Van Gogh, Klee, Monet and Matisse among others with these creative art kits. Each set includes everything your child needs to replicates a masterpiece such as paints, papers, stencils, rollers, sticker sheets and learning materials about the artist. Tools are included in a sturdy art box with magnetic closure.

The beauty is that no two art prints are created equally, allowing kids to create what they see and imagine from the guiding tools provided. Each Master Kitz is $29.99.

Source : Kidzaw

“TEARS OFF” WALLPAPER BY ZNAK

Applying wallpaper to walls has never been so fun. With this perforated “tear off” wallpaper from ZNAK, you can customize the appearance of your space by tearing off the pieces as you please. The wallpaper is created out of non-woven material and the shapes are inspired by the the transformation process of snakes.

Please Check out the link

http://www.znak-life.com/

Art Library by Ghigos Ideas

Ghigos Ideas designed this library in Maxxi, Rome, introducing some contemporary art.

Project description:

Is it possible to put contemporary art in alphabetical order? Can you file it?

How tell it to an exhibition audience?
Perhaps thinking of an exhibition that is also an archive, a special archive, like an artwork into artworks which allows to approach art in a different way.

It is an open and generous archive, where you can live a learning experience according to personal approach, and reinvent it each time with different materials.

In a timeless library are on stage the story of the DOCVA archive and the purposes of the MAXXI museum, in a dualism between tradition and contemporaneity that is also one of the interpretations of the space.

This encounter is embodied by a graphic: a big anamorphic sign fills part of the room. It is only possible to comprehend it entirely from the entrance, anywhere else it just looks like a wide collection of fragments and colored patterns scattered all over spaces and furnitures.

Swedish artist – Stina Persson

Swedish artist Stina Persson is coming to the states with a solo show at Gallery Hanahou in New York this September. As a commercial illustrator, she normally has to create more altered, defined, flawless sorts of pieces for clients. So, for this show she decided to offer her original work with flaws and all. To her, that means skewed perspectives, unorthodox color combinations and visible paint drips. And I think the results are absolutely gorgeous! Here’s a little sneak peek at some of her pieces for the upcoming show.

Life is art – overrated

“i think everything in life is art.
what you do. how you dress.
the way you love someone,
and how you talk. your smile
and your personality. what you
believe in, and all your dreams.
the way you drink your tea.
how you decorate your home.
or party. your grocery list. the
food you make. how your
writing looks. and the way you
feel.

life is art.”

(by overrated)

Imperial by Bel Ragay

Imperial was one of the winning pieces in the 2010 Noise Singapore Arts and Design competition by Bel Ragay.

“Women of all ages have often described their hair as their crowning glory. I have always been fascinated over the fact that hair plays a great factor on women’s lives. We braid it, put flowers, tiara, crowns, colours on it – just some of the many creative ways we make ourselves more beautiful through our hair. This artwork celebrates the beauty and creativity of women with their hair and how important it is for women to have beautiful hair.”

Sand art – Jim Denevan

Sand art – Jim Denevan

Jim Denevan makes temporary drawings on sand earth and ice that are eventually erased by waves and weather.

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Humlegården Apartment by Tham & Videgård Arkitekter

Humlegården Apartment by Tham & Videgård Arkitekter


Project Name: Humlegården Apartment
Architects: Tham & Videgård Hansson Arkitekter / Bolle Tham and Martin Videgård Hansson.
Collaborators: Tove Belfrage, Helene Amundsen, Johan Björkholm, Karolina Nyström
Dates: project 2006-2007, construction 2007-2008.
Address: Engelbrektsgatan, Stockholm, Sweden
Photographer: åke e:son Lindman

Intricate Scenes Inside Toilet Rolls (5pics)

When most people see a bare toilet roll, instincts tell them to throw it away. But as they say, one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. French artist Anastassia Elias saw the artistic potential in toilet rolls, and proceeded to create intricate scenes inside of them.


Via: http://www.anastassia-elias.com/

Rain drops in the bathroom

Beautiful raindrop bathroom by Chroma Lab!

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