Juxtapoz // Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Technology-based art can a bit of a tough sell. Getting people with scant knowledge of coding to transition from traditional to digital tools can be a challenge, even for a new generation of artists. So gargantuan Google has thrown its hat into the ring with DevArt, a contest oriented around creating art utilizing a combination of code, hardware, and openly available data in a unique and, hopefully, beautiful way...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 17, 2014
Here’s another classic collection by Google Street View specialist Halley Docherty, but now with classic paintings of world cities.
Music // Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Well, this is fun. Halley Docherty, a Google Street View specialist at The Guardian, took classic album covers and put them into their exact locations around the world.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, April 08, 2014
This isn't the first time we have come across Chris Labrooy's work and wished that his digital renderings were real, physical sculptures. Chris has exhibited at the design museum in London and been featured in various publications, exploring CGI as a creative medium in itself which he could subvert and twist familiar everyday things into new typographic and sculptural form. He is interested in the intersection between typography, architecture, product design and visual art.
Juxtapoz // Monday, April 07, 2014
Jiwoon Pak is an illustrator and artist based in Seoul, South Korea. After studying fine art at the Valenciennes Fine art school in France, Pak returned to Korea where she has focused on digital paintings. Inspired by Korea's traditional folk painting...
Juxtapoz // Thursday, April 03, 2014
Graphic artist Zsolt Ekho Farkas has made a full l3D recreation of Hungarian painter Benczúr Gyula‘s “Budavár repossession.” “First of all this project started as a funny challenge from my wife, but became something more. We were on holiday solving riddles, and there was a medieval painting in the booklet. My wife asked me if i can do it in 3D? Watch a video after the jump...
Juxtapoz // Monday, March 17, 2014
Jon Rafman, whose fascinating collection of Google Street View screen captures we have often admired, has another ongoing projected titled "Brand New Paint Job." For the series, Rafman takes familiar settings and transforms the surfaces into patterns and paintings from classic artists such as Picasso, Monet, Haring, Duchamp, Matisse, Basquiat, O'Keeffe, and more.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, February 20, 2014
Originally featured at the annual Berlin Falling Walls conference, artists Ai Weiwei and Olafur Eliasson collaborated to create Moon, a digital canvas where users can interact, and leave their unique mark on the moon...
Juxtapoz // Monday, February 10, 2014
Alberto Seveso is an illustrator living in Rome who combines beautiful vector art, illustration and photography to create stunning pieces. Complex patterns and the simple human form are perfectly complemented in Alberto’s complex, layered work and intricately rendered commercial portrait pieces.
Juxtapoz // Friday, February 07, 2014
We're pretty sure that we've never had a typeface make us feel uncomfortable before. French digital artist JC Debroize's "Human Type" series, a project for the graphic design studio Kerozen, reminds us characters out of a friendly animated Pixar film that somehow made their way into our nightmares.