THE PLAY OF BRILLIANTS // 27th April 2015

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“Light In Water” by DGT. Photo by Fubiz. In this International Year of Light supported by UNESCO, the new Éléphant Paname Gallery’s exhibition (Paris, France) explores one of the key concepts of lighting design, “The Play of Brilliants” imagined by Richard Kelly, the pioneering architectural lighting specialist. This exhibition at the Parisian center of art … Continue reading

LAS MUERTAS // 13th April 2015

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The Los Angeles-based photographer Tim Tadder has unveiled its last work that pays tribute to the traditions of Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead). The result, “Last Muertas”, is a beautiful series of colorful pictures realized in collaboration with the make-up artist Krisztianna who hand-painted the models and the stylist Julia Reeser. Each … Continue reading

THE VIDEO GAME SKYSCRAPER // 30th March 2015

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Last week, Hong Kong hosted Art Basel, an international art show. On the occasion, the Chinese multi-media artist Cao Fei, who is known for her video installations and photography, unveiled her project titled “Same Old, Brand New”. The lightshow has been projected on the highly-visible International Commerce Centre building, the city’s tallest structure at a … Continue reading

BATMAN EVOLUTION // 16th March 2015

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The video editor Jacob T.Swinney takes us on a cinematic journey trough 75 years of the caped crusader. Indeed, he put together a fantastic supercut featuring 12 different versions of Batman from the 1943 serial starring Lewis Wilson to 2014’s The Lego Movie. The filmmaker demonstrates that no matter the plot, the actor, or the … Continue reading

CLOUD LIGHTS // 9th March 2015

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Canadian design brand Bocci, which is celebrating its tenth anniversary this year, unveiled a collection delicately expressed with poetry. The studio has presented at Paris trade fair MAISON&OBJET glass pendant lights made by forcing molten glass into a loose heat-resistant fabric pillow, creating a fluid shape. Named 73, this aerial collection of suspended light directly refers … Continue reading

STEAMPUNK GAMEBOY // 2nd March 2015

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What would a Gameboy look like if it had been created during the Industrial Revolution? French artist, Elise Siegwald, has given us a creative glimpse by adding a Steampunk look to the most popular handheld video game device. By replacing the case and using acrylic paint, thread and some clock machinery, the Gameboy has become … Continue reading

OCEAN GRAVITY // 23rd February 2015

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The famous free diver Guillaume Néry and his partner Julie Gautier recently unveiled “Ocean Gravity”, a short film showing the power of the ocean’s currents. During the three minute clip, the freediving World Champion rides the deep underwater currents along Tiputa pass (French Polynesia), as if he’s flying weightless through space. “Ocean Gravity turns underwater … Continue reading

DIGITAL ART // 9th February 2015

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Early January 2015, INSA came up with a unique and ambitious art project to make the world’s largest animated GIF in Brazil visible from space. The UK street artist is known for creating large-scale murals named ‘GIF-ITI’: animated graffiti designs which are meant to come to life through a looping GIF. This technique requires a long work process … Continue reading

BACK TO THE FUTURE // 2nd February 2015

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To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Back to the Future franchise, the English digital artist Andy Fairhurst realized 3 posters prints, specially designed for the Bottleneck Gallery in New York. Renowned for its pop culture based artworks, Andy Fairhurst offers his own take on this 80’s icon from a bird-eye perspective. Taken from the above … Continue reading

LIGHT SCULPTURE // 26th January 2015

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Summer solstice 2013, the artist James Turrell had his work, which explored his ongoing fascination with the perception of light, colour and space, showcased at the Solomon R. Guggenheim museum in New-York. Visitors discovered Turrell’s major project especially designed for the Guggenheim called “Aten Reign“. It reimagines the rotunda of Franck Lloyd Wright’s iconic building … Continue reading

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