Jeff Friesen may be an award-winning fine art photographer, but he also has a 7-year-old girl, and a small playful side. For his series 50 States of Lego , he represents funnily every state of the United States through a unique aspect of its culture, its geography or its history, by staging figurines very precisely, as in a real mini photo studio.
The American graphic designer Clark Orr , who is from Orland, Florida, and co-owns Hellcats Inc. , is the creator of numerous fictional stamps inspired by the universe of pop culture of the 80’s.
Documentary filmmaker and photographer Jess Colquhoun left Los Angeles where she resides to travel to South Africa . More precisely in the Valley Of A Thousand Hills as she eventually named her documentary and her photo series.
Here are the Unicorn Macarons , some delicious culinary creations imagined by the pastry chefs of Mac Lab Bakery & Cafe , an American establishment specialized in macaroons.
We Are Dorothy is behind a new print entitled The World Song Map . Designers imagined in 8 months, a plan where the countries and cities names have been replaced by songs titles.
Gone are the days of the demure bride hidden away behind a heavy red veil. The modern Indian bride has completely changed her avatar—she is confident, comfortable and classy.
Vehicles designers Artem Smirnov & Vladimir Panchenko created this sharp motorbike inspired by Japanese culture and especially the Samourais warriors.
A selection of the custom shoes from Laces Out Studios , who hand-painted shoes with characters and bands from pop culture, from Calvin & Hobbes to the Beatles through the Robin Hood from Disney or the Dark Side of the Moon of the Pink Floyd…
Dudes by Camillo is an humorous project turning Pop culture icons into little caricatural figures. Mocked, Kanye West, Donald Trump or Quentin Tarantino and his cult characters are to discover in the following.
Portuguese artist Rui Pinho’s work is inspired by pop culture. After a collage titled Mona Pizza, mixing Leonardo Da Vinci Gioconda and a pizza part, he hijacked others icons images – such as Michael Jackson , Marilyn Monroe or Steve Jobs whose he changed the eyes by cartoons’ ones.
After a competition organized in 2007, it’s the Norwegian agency Snohetta which have been named to built Abu Dhabi future cultural center. Inspired by the country geology, project takes the dessert pebbles’ shape.
Chongqing based artist Tian Taiquan portrays his childhood memories during China’s cultural revolution with photography and photo-manipulation. The immediate pain he recollects motivates him to raise awareness by reconstructing his own personal memorial of social reality and cultural history.
The design for the Cultural Park Castellum Hoge Woerd is based on an architectural and landscape interpretation of an ancient Roman Castellum (fort), and represents an important – and unique – cultural heritage site in the Netherlands.
Ming is an adorable mom who wants constantly make her kids happy through food. She founded Bento Monsters where she shares all her ideas to make the meal hour more ludic.
Another fantastic artist at 111 Minna for the Empty Kingdom Art Show is Lucien Shapiro ! His pieces, made from found objects, create a cultural commentary revolving around identity, sexuality, rituals and modern symbology.