Tagged: design

Amazing contemporary collages by Claudio Parentela (30 pictures)

Born in Catanzaro (1962-Italy) where he lives and works Claudio Parentela is an illustrator, painter, photographer, mail artist, cartoonist,collagist, journalist free lance… Active since many years in the international underground scene. He has collaborated & he collaborates with many, many zines, magazines of contemporary art, literary and of comics in Italy and in the world..

The unseen lives of miniature Cement People by Isaac Cordal (26 pictures)

Isaac Cordal is a Spanish artist that has been working on his own projects since 1999. His ongoing series entitled Cement Eclipses began in art school in 2002 but he didn’t start placing them on the streets until 2006, with his first piece laid in the city of Vigo, Spain. Cordal makes the tiny sculptures in his apartment/home studio. He has placed them in major cities all around Europe including: London, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Milan, Berlin and Brussels. “Small interventions in big cities,” is how Cordal characterized Cement Eclipses.

Beached Whale Art in Greenwich, London (8 pictures)

A lifesize fiberglass sculpture of a beached whale on the bank of the River Thames at Greenwich, in London. It is so realistic that a number of people have believed it to be real. The artwork is not designed (necessarily) to frighten the kids: it is part of the Greenwich and Docklands International Festival.