Category: Pieces Of Art

Amazing Cactuses

Amazing airbrush paintings by Aimei Osazki. This surreal cactus look like humanistic features of their own, each one with their own personality. Title “Baudelaire”, the series focuses on cactus like subjects boasting spiraling filaments of jubilation, as well as spikes full of terror and angst.

Contemporary Landscape Paintings

Combining elements of painting, drawing, and printmaking, Dylan Strzynski are able to achieve his goal of capturing the strength and “quality of haunted-ness” of the land. In his artist statement, he writes: “An author like J.G. Ballard can describe blasted out landscapes of broken concrete for page after page until the setting becomes a metaphor…

The Brown Residence

Situated among an extensive golf community in the heart of Arizona, The Brown Residence by Lake|Flato Architects is an affluent blend of glass and steel. Even with so many windows, the broad overhangs allow the use of an abundance of glazing without succumbing to extreme heat gain from the desert Sun. Moreover, their strategic placement…

Bottles pattern

Erin Adams Bottles pattern for New Ravenna Mosaics – this one is by Opal and Julius! After a twenty-year career as an artist working with mosaics, Erin Adams is lending her playful eye for color and pattern to tile manufacturer New Ravenna Mosaics. Her new collection of twelve designs pays homage to artists that have…

Framed Works by Nina Beier

Portrait Mode (2011) and The Demonstrators (2011) are two recent series by Danish artist Nina Beier mainly composed with framed works and sculptures exploring the idea of display; and in particular the slippery relationship between the sign and what it signifies, between the messenger and the message. via

Painting as Architecture

Kevin Appel has long been fascinated with architecture as a subject matter and with the modern home as a parameter for his own exploration in painting and works on paper. While the new paintings  represent a departure as described by Tobias Ostander elsewhere in this catalogue, Appel’s previous work shows affinities to an ongoing tradition…

Bugs Sculptures by Lisandro Baibiene

Lisandro Baibiene is a graphic artist from Argentina. He created a series of bug sculptures – “a global point of macro view in insect life and human relations indeed”. Those artistic sculptures made from waste capture us with their unusual forms and fragile appearance. They look like precious jewelry. The artist has created also special boxes…