Disgusting wax art about consumerism

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Art on Tuesday 14 May 2013

Though not many will admit it, we all know deep down that we are primarily shaped by what we wear and what we own. And though it shouldn’t be the case, I know that the first thing I judge someone on is appearance. London-based sculptor Andrea Hasler is well aware of that human tendency. In […]

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Who knew the underbellies of airplanes was such a thing?

Annie Churdar Contributor

By Annie Churdar in New Photography on Friday 12 April 2013

This series of photos shows a new side of airplanes we, as the general public, are not usually privileged to see. And no, I’m not even talking about sitting in First Class verses Coach. I mean the underbelly of an airplane. Seriously, when was the last time you saw one? Underbellies of Airplanes by Jeffrey Milstein celebrated the unique […]

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Fernando de La Rocque paints with cannabis smoke

Zolton Contributor

By Zolton in New Art on Thursday 9 August 2012

From the ‘now we’ve seen it all’ file comes this: for his latest exhibition, creatively titled Blow Job – Trabalho de Sopro (Blow Job – Work of Blowing), Brazilian artist Fernando de La Rocque created the images with religious and political themes using, wait for it, cannabis smoke. The artist says of his work: ‘more important than freedom to smoke marijuana is the freedom to think about it and make art with it. Polemic issues divide opinions, forcing people to think and debate. Inertia is useless when we want to overcome something’. Ah, yes.

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Latex glove artwork

Zolton Contributor

By Zolton in New Design on Thursday 4 March 2010

Everything is a canvas these days, even kitchen gloves. This work by Nicole Steen is a saucy pin-up on colourful latex gloves framed under glass.

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Tooth Artist

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Trends on Tuesday 24 June 2008

If gold fronts are just a little too flashy for you, head over to Salt Lake City where Steve Heward at Heward Dental Lab will give you a ‘dental tattoo‘, which is actually a crown onto which he or another one of his artists can paint an image of your choice.

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