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Get yourself Cartoonized by animator Natali Voorthuis

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By Joyce de Gruiter in New Art on Thursday 25 April 2013

Interested in getting yourself cartoonized? Send an email to animator and designer Natali Voorthuis, known for her ironic and humorous animations and her bittersweet pretty girls with ugly comic faces. For a small commission, she will create a cartoon drawing of you or the one you love. Score.

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The dark fairytale world of French artist Ciou

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By Joyce de Gruiter in New Art on Friday 19 April 2013

French artist Ciou is inspired by a wonderful mix of music, pin ups, manga, primitive religious art, art nouveau, tattoos, old toys and Mexican culture. She combines her own marvellous lowbrow Necro Kawaï art style with forms from popular pictures and old techniques. The little girls and monsters are cute and sweet but with an […]

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Shout Out Louds promote new release Optica with a frozen album promo

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By Joyce de Gruiter in New Music on Friday 19 April 2013

Swedish indie band Shout Out Louds developed an extraordinary, funny, and clever marketing strategy for their latest album, Optica. They gave selected fans and press members a limited edition box to make their own record on ice. In the video that came with the box, users got production instructions and were told that after six […]

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No bad hair day for these birds: photos by Rene Mesman

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By Joyce de Gruiter in New Photography on Thursday 18 April 2013

Rene Mesman is a photographer based in Amsterdam with a perfect eye for detail. Besides interiors, advertisements, and a intriguing series of people in Kosovo, he also creates still life and a series of still life pictures with taxidermy. He gives birds a perfect hairdo and thereby a human appearance. Or is it, in fact, […]

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Enchanting illustrations from Femke Hiemstra

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By Joyce de Gruiter in New Illustration on Thursday 28 March 2013

Femke Hiemstra paints on paper but sometimes it finds its way into little prayer books, small scouting vanes or antique tobacco cans. In these paintings and drawings, Hiemstra’s shapes and objects come to life playing with animals, fantasy creatures and typographics. Her rich imagination tells us a story of a drop dead cute world, but […]

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Stunning stop-motion music video for Sad Feel by Eiko

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By Joyce de Gruiter in Video on Thursday 21 March 2013

This is a handmade stop-motion video with over 600 photos by Amsterdam-based artist Elza Jo for the debut single, Sad Feel, by Eiko, a Japanese singer songwriter. The volume of images in the video hits like an automatic machine gun. Magical.

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Bizarre hyper-realistic paintings by Till Rabus

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By Joyce de Gruiter in New Art on Thursday 21 March 2013

Till Rabus creates amazing realistic artwork with a technique that will drop you from your chair. His recent paintings, Fearless Realism, now on exhibition at the Aeroplastics gallery in Belgium, are hyper-realistic paintings of steamy hot bedroom scenes. Other works are remains of junk food, tires, sculptures and also puzzles of 4,200 pieces of garbage.

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Adorable illustrations from Bodil Jane

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By Joyce de Gruiter in New Illustration on Thursday 21 March 2013

Bodil Jane is an multi-talented illustrator, designer and printmaker. The main part of her work is constructed by hand. Her mastery of drawings and colour in combination with sensitivity, cuteness, humour and irony make her unique work very suitable for magazines, bookcovers, flyers, wallpaper, packages and textile prints.

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