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Alexa Meade

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By thefigureoffun in New Art on Friday 31 December 2010

Alexa Meade is a DC-based artist developing an aesthetic that playfully and skillfully combines paint, portraiture, photography and performance, whilst blending real people into art as if they really were a part of the painting.

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Brilliant paper design by Peter Callesen

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By thefigureoffun in New Art on Thursday 23 December 2010

Peter Callesen’s paper works are based around an exploration of the relationship between two and three dimensionality. He find this materialization of a flat piece of paper into a 3D form to be an almost magic process.

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The animal hairstyles of designer Nagi Noda

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By thefigureoffun in New Fashion on Wednesday 22 December 2010

This bizarre looking hair set is the creation of Japanese designer, Nagi Noda, who created them in her typically eccentric style.

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Anton Tang’s plastic ‘cardboard’ people

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By thefigureoffun in New Art on Friday 17 December 2010

Anton Tang, a talented artist and blogger from Singapore, has taken to the habit of photographing plastic ‘cardboard people’ in typical, everyday settings and environments.

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Leaf carving art

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By thefigureoffun in New Art on Thursday 16 December 2010

Leaf carving art is one of the newest art forms in recent years. Its inspiration comes from the beauty of nature, something we can all appreciate. These ones were created from the Chinar tree, which is native to India, Pakistan and China.

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Artwork made from a real human skeleton

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By thefigureoffun in New Art on Tuesday 14 December 2010

François Robert spent hundreds of hours to create this work of art called Stop The Violence. He bought a human skeleton in the mid 90s during an auction of a former school.

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Leo Sewell’s junk art masterpieces

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By thefigureoffun in New Art on Thursday 9 December 2010

Using various junk items he picks up from around his home town, Leo Sewell creates junk masterpieces collected by museums and art enthusiasts around the world.

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