Tag Archives: artists

  • Su Chung Tai: The World’s Greatest “Bubble Artist” (Video)

    Su Chung Tai: The World’s Greatest “Bubble Artist” (Video)

    I don’t even remember the last time I blew a bubble, which just goes to show that whenever it happened, it wasn’t very memorable. But maybe if I’d kept at it, I could have become a bubble magician like Su Chung Tai, who does for bubbles what Brian Eno does for beeps. Su Chung Tai […]

  • ‘Vanishing Spirits’ Turns Whiskey Residue Into Art (Photos)

    ‘Vanishing Spirits’ Turns Whiskey Residue Into Art (Photos)

    You might be familiar with what happens to whiskey glasses when you leave them un-rinsed overnight – the residue can make a weird pattern on the bottom of the glass. It’s this phenomenon that serves as the inspiration for Vanishing Spirits, an art series that ups the ante on what goes on in your kitchen overnight with […]

  • Tommy Bates Puts ‘The Simpsons’ Characters in Streetwear Brands (Pics)

    Tommy Bates Puts ‘The Simpsons’ Characters in Streetwear Brands (Pics)

    Streetwear brands continue to be a fount of inspiration for artists and illustrators everywhere. That includes Tommy Bates, who for his latest project has also been inspired by another perennial cultural heavyweight – The Simpsons. And the thing about cartoon characters is they’re almost always wearing the same clothes, so this is a pretty cool marriage of […]

  • Lee Hadwin Is the Artist Who Can Only Draw While Asleep (Pics)

    Lee Hadwin Is the Artist Who Can Only Draw While Asleep (Pics)

    Sleeping is great, but it doesn’t really hold a candle to other states of consciousness in the productivity department (for example, try cleaning your apartment while in a chemically-induced manic state, it flies by and your apartment will never be cleaner). But that seemingly universal truth doesn’t apply to Lee Hadwin, an artist with a […]

  • Adam Lister Makes 8-Bit Pop Art Prints (Pics)

    Adam Lister Makes 8-Bit Pop Art Prints (Pics)

    You might not know the name of artist Adam Lister, but his work is getting more and more attention from various artistic corners of the internet. That’s probably because his technique is perfect in keeping with the pop culture and technology obsessed culture of the internet, capturing recognizable visual icons in a blocky, 8-bit style. […]

  • The Dr. Dreidel Had to Happen Eventually

    The Dr. Dreidel Had to Happen Eventually

    The internet has done a lot to get people interested in bad puns and other forms of wordplay again. So it was only a matter of time before this product was going to hit the market, destined for success in an online environment in which people not only love puns but also old-school hip hop […]

  • Portuguese Street Artist Odeith Creates Amazing 3D Graffiti (Photos)

    Portuguese Street Artist Odeith Creates Amazing 3D Graffiti (Photos)

    Take one look at a work from Portuguese street artist Odeith, and you might think he’s come up with some way to defy gravity, or that at the very least he’s working with some very thin wires. But actually, his work isn’t actually 3D at all, but instead it’s based around the optical illusion of […]