Inspiring archive for 2016-04-04

Artist Spotlight: Winnie Mak

(4 years ago)
Fantastic selection of ink work by Hong Kong-based artist Winnie Mak. More images below.

Phaidon Book Giveaway: Modern Art In America

(4 years ago)
Phaidon’s gigantic new art book is available now and we have a copy to give away to one of you guys! Written by William C. Agee, Modern Art in America 1908-68, challenges the conventional narrative of modern American art, highlighting early twentieth century artists … Continue reading →

Celebrating One Year of 9 Squares

(4 years ago)
What started off as a simple gif sharing exercise between motion designers Al Boardman, David Stanfield and Skip Hursh has turned into an international collaborative animation project involving 186 contributors. Click below to check out a selection of animated gif sets: 9 … Continue reading →

Mattia Menchetti Gives Wasps Coloured Paper to Create Rainbow Nests

(4 years ago)
While wasps generally construct their nests from chewed up bits of wood, apprentice zoologist Mattia Menchetti gradually introduced a variety of coloured paper to this European wasp colony. See more images of Menchetti’s colourful experiment below!

“Graphic Stamps” Celebrates Postage Stamp Designs from Around the World

(4 years ago)
Gleaned from the collections of experts Iain Follett and Blair Thomson, the first title from independent publisher Unit Editions’ The Archive Series celebrates the forgotten gems of postage stamp design. Check out images from the new book below!

Buying time

(4 years ago)
(the story below was a comment in “The fisherman and the businessman” by Benseddik. I liked it so much that I decided to post it in the main page) A man came home from work late again, tired and irritated, to find his 5-year-old son waiting for him at the door. “Daddy, may I ask […]