You may do a double-take as you walk pass these works in Istanbul by Spanish street artist Pejac

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By Kenny Ong in New Art on Wednesday 22 October 2014

Spanish street artist Pejac has been delighting his fans around the world with optical illusions that play with the environment they are set against while offering an unusual perspective for the viewer. The artist has said that ‘the least interesting thing for me is the texture, color, or wall size. What I care about is […]

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The average face of a nation?

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By Jessica Chow in New Photography on Sunday 28 April 2013

The Face of Tomorrow is a concept for a series of photographs that addresses the effects of globalization on identity. In this on-going project, Istanbul based photographer, Mike Mike, takes a group of photos of inhabitants around the world from Hong Kong to London and then morphs their faces together to depict a ‘typical face’ […]

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New mural from Brazilian street artist Ethos in Istanbul

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By Jessica Birkett in New Art on Tuesday 23 October 2012

Street artist Ethos has been taking to the streets of Istanbul, decorating in his distinct, pretty, surreal style. Look at the results. What a lucky corner of the world!

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Inspiring photography by Umut Kebabci

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By Nini Baseema in New Photography on Friday 18 February 2011

I recently fell in love with the work of Istanbul-based photographer Umut Kebabci. Floating Light is a series with bodies in motion that I find stunning. I also love his black and white works, in particular the series about the whirling Dervish.

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