3D art becomes a remarkable jungle gym

Marta Millere Contributor

By Marta Millere in New Design on Wednesday 2 April 2014

Remember how much fun jungle gyms were when you were a kid? Personally, I found trees more appetizing when it came to stretching out my limbs with boys, but jungle gyms were still on the top of my outdoor entertainment list. I would never have resisted this one created by Numen/For Use, a design collective […]

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Disused gas station in Ireland gets new lease of life as pop art installation

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Art on Friday 24 January 2014

As part of a project in Ireland’s Limerick City to match artists with its disused public spaces, graffiti artist Maser has transformed a derelict gas station into a Ed Ruscha-ish art installation with the latter’s characteristic colorful pop blocks and stripes. If only the gas station was still in business.

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I Who Have Arrived In Heaven: installation by Yayoi Kusama

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Friday 22 November 2013

Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama has two new “psychedelic” art installations at the David Zwirner gallery in New York. One is called Infinity Mirrored Room – The Souls of Millions of Light Years Away and the other one, Love is Calling.

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Numen/For Use’s giant installations made from tape

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Saturday 22 October 2011

Design collective Numen / For Use creates amazing installations and form experiments made out of tape.

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Art of the Sky

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Eco on Thursday 1 July 2010

Environmental artist and photographer Daniel Dancer’s new project Art of the Sky features a series of installations that can only be seen from the sky. His canvas is contrasting natural scenery, with the shapes created by up to 4,000 people (in some cases) and bucketloads of latex paint.

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Installation on Chinese junk ship

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By Erin Letson in New Events on Tuesday 15 June 2010

Canadian artists Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller have brought their experimental art to the masses with an installation housed in a salvaged, thirty-foot Chinese junk ship in Toronto’s Trinity Bellwoods Park.

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Toba Toba

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By Gerry Mak in New Art on Wednesday 9 June 2010

Argentine art duo Toba Toba makes fantastical dioramas and installations that look like scenes from an extra-terrestrial nature documentary full of glowing, marble-eyed animals, luminous plants, and florescent colors.

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