Tag: Visual Arts

Staple Art

Astonishing artwork by French artist Baptiste Debombourg. Born 1978 in France, French sculptor Baptiste Debombourg is a post-graduate from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris. In France he is “one of the most outstanding young artists of his generation” (Daniel Strehli, Le Figaro). With his sculptures Debombourg thematizes the throwaway society and the bequests of consumerism. His works are the result of poetic… Read more →

Giacometti, Fields of Play

This latest exhibition hosted by the Mapfre Foundation, Recoletos Exhibition Hall shows us the sculptures of one of the most craved after artists the art market has to offer. Swiss artist, Alberto Giacometti 1901-1966 has created impressive sculptures and this exhibition incorporates those from his entire career. The range from his Surrealist beginning to his most famous made for the… Read more →

Spirit of Art Returns to Vienna

International Art Exhibition 10-16 June 2013    Once again the Moya Museum hosts the international Art Exhibition, Spirit of Art. This is the fifth edition of the international contemporary art exhibition, Spirit of Art and has been welcomed by art lovers, dealers and curators alike. The exhibition is a unique experience which embodies a multi cultural merging of colour and… Read more →

Inside the Artist Tim Biskup

 Its rare that we get a chance to see into the lives of talented artist. However Tim Biskup is doing just that. In the video below, we get to experience just what makes the artist tick, his likes, dislikes, inspiration behind his famous artwork and  a small peak into his everyday life.   Biskup is an American artist part… Read more →

Artist’s Studios

Where do you create art?   An artist’s studio can be a place of tranquil serenity, a place for thought, and contemplation. On the other hand it could a place of loud and deafening sounds transporting the artist to another world, full of  inspiration. We all respond differently making us work in different ways. No matter what the place,  whether… Read more →

Li Hongbo – Pure White Paper

 Sculptures Made from “Pure White Paper”     Every now and then you stumble upon the remarkable. Something so rare and extraordinary it transforms the way you view art. Chinese artist Li Hongbo certainly does this as we watch him create smooth white sculptures out of paper to resemble skulls, trees, humans, and more. His work is has an… Read more →

Doll Haus: The Modern Matryoshka

Another spectacular example of visual art. Fifty artists created hand-crafted custom Russian nesting dolls for an exhibition at the Rothick Art Haus in Anaheim.                         Related articles Matryoshka Lanvin Unveils New Collection of Designer Dolls Matryoshka A Rare Look at the Artistry of Celebrity Doll Maker Noel Cruz Read more →

Exhibition: The fashion world of Jean Paul Gaultier. From the sidewalk to the stars

 04 October 2012 to 06 January 2013 – at the undació Mapfre’s Sala Recoletos in Madrid.   Madrid offers the chance to see the unique and immaculate craftsmanship of Jean Paul Gaultier, notorious fashion guru. The show is curated by Nathalie Bondil from the MMFA Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in conjunction with the Jean Paul Gaultier Maison and the… Read more →

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