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How to upset the seemingly normal situation

How to upset the seemingly normal situation

Until March 4th 2012 : Perceptions exhibition, an exciting installation by Buenos Aires-based artist Leandro Erlich is presented at the 104 a new art complex in Paris 19e. A Parisian facade gives viewers the impression that they’re vertical. Visitors are encouraged to walk all around the outside of the building, scaling its walls and jumping...
A journey into the depths of glacier caves

A journey into the depths of glacier caves

The photographer Eric Guth has become an expert on glaciers over the past few years, shooting them from every possible angle. “What I appreciate about these structures (other than their beauty) is that they are always changing,” he has explained. “I love the fact that if a cave happens to exist a year from when...
Creativity only, No Photoshop

Creativity only, No Photoshop

  This iconic “Bubble” series was created by fashion photographer Melvin Sokolsky for the Harper’s Bazaar 1963 Spring Collection. I love the strong contrast between the model’s freshness and modernity and the darkness and the old fashion air of the parisian streets of these times. But can we believe that all these innovative images were created before Photoshop ! In...
The Invisible Man is a Real Artist !

The Invisible Man is a Real Artist !

35-year-old Liu Bolin, from Shandong, China, manages to camouflage himself in any surroundings. It started as a political commentary on the tensions between the Chinese government and their people and the identity an environment gives an individual and vice versa.     This amazing artist works on a single photo for up to 10 hours...
50 years old and always so young !

50 years old and always so young !

Courrèges celebrate the 50th anniversary of its brand ! In 1961, André Courrèges opened his own fashion house, and by 1964 he had become established as one of the most original Space Age designer in Paris. And for all the ones who were to young in the sixties to buy one of these incredible skirts,...
The Remake Project

The Remake Project

  Adobe and Boooooom recently put forth a challenge to students in the UK with a cash prize of £10,000. The idea of the project is to remake a famous work of art using photography. The deadline is soon so if you want in on it you better work quick! Share This:
Beauties made of everyday plastic

Beauties made of everyday plastic

If you thought that you needed diamonds to look beautiful, these pictures of New York-based photographer Tomaas proves that you were wrong ! His series of beauty shots is entitled « Plastic Fantastic ». Recycled material never looks so gorgeous ! Share This: