Inspiring archive for 2018-03-20

A Tea Trip for the Ages

(2 years ago)
“Tea is a religion of the art of life.” ~Kakuzō Okakura, The Book of Tea By Leo Babauta Today I am finishing an unplanned around-the-world trip with my friend Tynan that featured some of the best tea experiences I’ve ever had. The generosity of the tea shop owners and tea enthusiasts I met have just blown […]

Artist Spotlight: Daan Noppen

(2 years ago)
Recent drawings by Amsterdam-based artist Daan Noppen (previously featured here). More images below. Discovered via our Submissions platform where our members publish their work. We highlight the best of these submissions as Editors’ Picks. Click here to learn more about becoming a member.  

Artist Spotlight: Matthew Dettmer

(2 years ago)
New paintings by artist Matthew Dettmer (previously featured here). Currently on display at c3 contemporary art space in Melbourne, see more images from “What the hell is with Stonehenge?” below. This project was submitted by Matthew Dettmer and selected as an Editors’ Pick. Our Submissions platform invites members to share work of their own with … Continued

“Shan Shui” by Photographers Sébastien Tixier & Raphaël Bourelly

(2 years ago)
A stunning new series by French photographers Sébastien Tixier and Raphaël Bourelly. Taking its name from a style of painting that pays tribute to the path of mountains and water (immobility and motion), “Shan Shui” offers two perspectives on the same territory. As Tixier and Bourelly observe, while China’s growth has skyrocketed over the last thirty … Continued

iOS AR App of the Day: Weird Type Lets You Draw Typography in Space

(2 years ago)
Zach Lieberman and his partner Molmol Kuo have been making work together under the name YesYesNo, which specializes “in the creation of engaging, magical installations that combine creativity, artistic vision and cutting edge R&D.” The two spent the last year exploring artistic ways to use augmented reality (AR) and their latest creation is an AR … Continued