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Origami Animals Bound Across Walls in Murals by ‘Annatomix’ 


Annatomix, a self-taught painter from Birmingham UK, creates geometric, origami-inspired animals on everyday materials of all sizes.

Cut Plywood Relief Sculptures Embedded with Mandalas and Geometric Patterns by Gabriel Schama


Here’s a few recent works by Oakland artist Gabriel Schama (previously here and here) who designs elaborately layered wood relief sculptures with the help of a laser cutter.

Fluid Rocks: Artist Flavie Audi Forms Gem-Like Sculptures from Glass


Fluid rock 26 — 2017 glass, fine gold, 25 × 25 × 20 cm London-based French-Lebanese artist Flavie Audi upends ideas of both geology and glass with her sculptural series, Fluid Rocks.

Figures From Hieronymus Bosch’s Paintings Recreated as Sculptural Piñatas


Artist Robert Benavidez focuses on the art of piñata making in much of his sculptural practice, producing birds, sugar skulls, and paintings out of the same technique used to create the iconic candy-filled party object.

New Needle Felted Food and Animal Friends by Hanna Dovhan


The word “cute” is woefully insufficient in describing the squee-inducing impression of these needled felted wool sculptures by Ukraine-based designer Hanna Dovhan (previously here and here).

Giant Dabs of Thick Oil Paint Captured as Hyperrealist Colored Pencil Drawings


Australian artist Cj Hendry (previously) tricks the eye with her hyper-realistic drawings, works that recreate the appearance of thick swabs of brightly colored paint.

Biodiversity Reclamation Suits: Extinct Bird Costumes for Urban Pigeons Crocheted by Laurel Roth Hope


Paradise Parrot and Guadalupe Caracara, 2013. Crocheted yarn, hand carved pigeon mannequins, walnut stands.

Recent Surveillance Camera and Satellite Dish ‘Nests’ by Jakub Geltner


Czech artist Jakub Geltner (previously) has been clustering groups of technological equipment in public spaces since 2011, creating installations that address the heightened state of surveillance in our contemporary world.

Go See This Eclipse

In this new short film, director Alex Gorosh walks us through next week’s total solar eclipse and explains why it’s so important to see it.

Islands Digitally Composed From Images of Abandoned Sites by Fabio Araujo


Brazilian designer Fabio Araujo digitally composes images of abandoned sites to create undesirable islands, small patches of earth ripped up from long neglected corners of civilization.

School of Visual Arts Continuing Education Fall 2017 Information Sessions (Sponsor)


Meet our faculty and learn about our courses. Get the inside scoop on career opportunities and discover the latest on what we have to offer.

Figural Lace Sculptures Attached to Found Wood by Agnes Herczeg


Hungarian artist Agnes Herczeg creates figural lace works of female forms, capturing figures in moments of contemplation or work.

The Phenomenon Of “Crown Shyness” Where Trees Avoid Touching


Photo © Dag Peak. San Martin, Buenos Aires. Crown shyness is a naturally occurring phenomenon in some tree species where the upper most branches in a forest canopy avoid touching one another.

Miniature Scenes With A Darkly Satirical Twist by Frank Kunert


German photographer Frank Kunert builds miniature scenes that at first glance appear like mundane depictions of everyday domestic and urban settings.

Digitally Rendered Alien Creatures by Zhang Chenxi


For this ongoing series of digital illustrations titled “UNKNOWN × UNKNOWN,” designer Zhang Chenxi imagines an alien world crawling with gloopy, squishy, anemone-like creatures that share hybrid characteristics of plants and animals.

Ultraviolet Break of Day: A Midnight Walk Through the Neon-Hued Streets of Asian Cities by Marcus Wendt


While on a recent trip through Hong Kong, Shenzhen, and Seoul, London-based photographer Marcus Wendt found himself suffering from a bout of jetlag induced insomnia and ended up wandering the streets of several cities late at night.

A Turbulent Black Sea Fills a Three-Story Wall in Kiev, Ukraine


London-born and Cape Town-based artist Jake Aikman paints scenes that aim to capture the mysterious nature of environments at the edge of civilization, producing dramatic seascapes and dense patches of tropical forests in his oil paintings.

MIT Developed a Fabric That Can Fold Into Origami-Like Shapes When Inflated


MIT Media Lab's Tangible Media Group has created a system to fold materials into various origami shapes when inflated, turning specifically designed paper, plastic, and fabric into representations of swans, helixes, or other 3D figures with minimal human interaction.

A Bamboo Recreation Facility Inspired by the Lotus Blooms in Thailand


The Panyaden International School is an education center located in Chiang Mai, Thailand built entirely from natural materials.

Dripping Glass Fusion “Jellyfish” Sculptures by Daniela Forti


Artist Daniela Forti lives and works in Chianti, Tuscany where she produces these fantastic artworks of dripped glass.


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