Classic Paintings Featuring Contemporary Twists and Schemes

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Sigiu Bellettini, the Italian artist and graphic designer, has just released his newest series entitled “Paintings Reborn” which focuses on classic paintings featuring contemporary twists and schemes. Among the collection are the likes of paintings from ranging in time periods from the 14th to late 19th Centuries. Paintings like “Portrait of a Young Lady” originally done by Eduard Friedrich Leybold … Read More

26 Contemporary Chinese Artists Explore Materiality in ‘Allure of Matter’

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CHICAGO—Containing a massive paper wave, a tower of leftover fat, and a tiger-skin rug of 500,000 cigarettes, The Allure of Matter: Material Art from China encompasses 48 works from 26 contemporary Chinese artists in an exhibition on view now in Chicago. Focused on the materiality of seemingly every day objects, the exhibition prompted artists to explore how substances like tobacco, plastics, and … Read More

Absurdity Paintings and Drawings by Michael Cheval

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Michael Cheval is the world’s leading contemporary artist, specializing in Absurdist paintings, drawings and portraits. In his definition, “absurdity” is an inverted side or reality, a reverse side of logic. It does not emerge from the dreams of surrealists, or the work of subconsciousness. It is a game of imagination, where all ties are carefully chosen to construct a literary … Read More

La Casa Nautilus House: Mix Between Contemporary and Modern Organic Architecture

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La Casa Nautilus is a wonderful shell-shaped house designed by the Mexican architect Javier Senosiain, here are the details: Introduction This whimsical near Mexico City, Design takes forms of aquatic life to architecture. The Nautilus House, designed by Mexican architect Javier Senosiain Organic Architecture, combines modern architecture with contemporary art and belongs to the category of “organic work” of the … Read More

Woman from Contemporary Culture Photography Series by Honey Long & Prue Stent

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Creative duo Honey Long and Prue Stent are multidisciplinary artists who’s work is a co-mingling between photography, performance, installation and sculpture. Operating in a way that is spontaneous and playful the result is often unexpected and accidental. With many shared interests and fascinations their work is born from a perverse curiosity to interact with the allure of materials and objects … Read More