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Famous artworks recreated from sausages and other meats

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By Sam Smith in New Photography on Wednesday 11 September 2013

Karsten Wegener is an advertising photographer based between Hamburg and Berlin producing images for high profile clients. His personal work is completely different, and is a variety of weird and wonderful projects. This project, Wurstkunst, involves recreating famous artworks from sausages and other meats. Including in this series is Van Gogh’s Sunflowers, Jeff Koons Poodle, […]

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How High: short film by Scott Carthy and Ben Pender

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By Sam Smith in Video on Wednesday 14 August 2013

The D&AD Make Your Mark brief asked entrants to develop their own creative pitch in an attempt to impress their dream employer. Scott Carthy and Ben Pender focused around the well-known phrase, ‘You say jump, we say how high?’. Pitched at Lernert & Sander, it combines both the ambition of a skydive and the skill […]

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Jay-Z, the performance artist

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By Sam Smith in Video on Friday 9 August 2013

Inspired by Marina Abramovic’s infamous 2010 retrospective at MoMa, Jay-Z performed a surprise intimate show at NYC’s Pace Gallery to a combination of fans and big names in the art world. He personally interacted with those in attendance, with one fan claiming he has ‘made himself art’. Jay Z explains the reasoning behind it: “Concerts […]

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Twentyfourx7: a photo-blog of New York City

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By Sam Smith in New Photography on Friday 9 August 2013

Having spent the past two months in New York City, Chris Godfrey gives the viewer a personal insight into his trip. A mix of both reportage and portrait photography, a sense of experience has been captured when looking through the photos. Every picture has a little story behind it, with my favourite being Bin on […]

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