Jeff Scher – Artist Animator

Posted by on Mar 23, 2012 in Art | No Comments

There is a recent story from the BBC on a fascinating artist, Jeff Scher who combines painting with cinematography. His motivation to bring his art to ‘life’ through animation has created an inspiring artform that offers a unique perspective on everyday life. Here’s a link to the BBC article and Jeff’s webpage.

NATURE BY NUMBERS

Posted by on Dec 12, 2011 in Art | No Comments

A nice video for this time of year, well produced by Cristóbal Vila, revealing the mathematical equations found in nature. Attempts to mathematically define the most aesthetically pleasing ratio…

IMP AWARDS

Posted by on Dec 11, 2011 in Art, Books | No Comments

The International Movie Poster Awards website has some beautiful artwork in a tradition of design and illustration that goes back decades, and still reflects some of the greatest designers of all time, like Saul Bass and Bob Peak. A great history and resource for this design medium is the book: Art of the Modern Movie Poster, ...

CANDY WRAPPER MUSEUM

Posted by on Dec 11, 2011 in Art | No Comments

Darlene Lacey has put together an amazing collection of new and vintage candy wrapper designs in her museum. Brings back some memories and well worth a look around.