Inspiring archive for 2016-04-05

Abandoned Manhole Covers Converted into Secret Rooms

(4 years ago)
Milan-based artist Briancoshock turns abandoned manhole covers into fully decorated miniature rooms. While amusing, the installations are part of a larger commentary on the extreme living conditions in which many people are forced to live, such as the situation in Bucharest where … Continue reading →

Artist Spotlight: Zhu Daoping

(4 years ago)
An intricate series of dots and lines create beautiful landscapes in these paintings by Chinese artist Zhu Daoping. More images below.

Artist Spotlight: Shawn Huckins

(4 years ago)
Paintings by Denver, Colorado-based artist Shawn Huckins, whose solo show “Everything Is Hilarious And Nothing Is Real” opens May 5th at Modernism Inc gallery in San Francisco. The exhibition will debut new works in an on-going series in which Huckins … Continue reading →

Photographer Spotlight: Alex Strohl

(4 years ago)
We previously posted the video profile “Stay & Wander” featuring our friend, photographer Alex Strohl and his partner Andrea Dabene documenting people who have chosen to live in extremely remote areas across Europe. Well the book mentioned in that video, Alternate Living, is … Continue reading →

Photography Series Captures Aftermath of Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

(4 years ago)
Retrace Our Steps is a long-term project by French photographers Carlos Ayesta and Guillaume Bressio that explores how notions of “home” change in the face of disaster, documenting residents evacuated during the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster five years ago as they revisit … Continue reading →

Artist Spotlight: Scott Sueme

(4 years ago)
Fantastic new series by our friend artist Scott Sueme. His show opens this Friday at Kimoto Gallery here in Vancouver! More images below.