Inspiring archive for 2017-12-22

Yuki Tatsumi Collects Chopstick Sleeve Origami Left Behind at Restaurants

(3 years ago)
“Japanese Tip” is an art project by Yuki Tatsumi made up of thousands of paper sculptures made from the sleeves used to wrap chopsticks at restaurants. Having worked as a waiter, Tatsumi noticed customers would often fold the tiny bits of paper into intricate miniature artworks. The custom of tipping doesn’t exist in Japanese culture … Continued

Artist Spotlight: Liu Xiaodong

(3 years ago)
Artist Liu Xiaodong paints spontaneous snapshots from everyday life. See more images below.