Money makes the world go round -- and makes artists inspired, too. In this extraordinary topographical art by Scott Campbell, he makes humorously snarky icons out of monetary bills. Read more about his recent work after the break.
Paved With Good Intentions is a recent collection by Scott Campbell, a visual and tattoo artist from New York, and is an atypical series made out of uncut American dollars as medium wherein various iconography of tattoo subculture are intricately embossed and superimposed on them, which results to highly detailed incisions.
Let us take a peek at some of his surreal, pop-up work below:
Paved With Good Intentions is currently on exhibition at Gallery Reis in Singapore from January 13th until February 29th, 2012.
Electric Forest is a one of a kind music festival booming with great vibrations and beautiful people. It is a rare type of music festival found in the corners of Michigan that cultivates a holistic environment for all kinds of people to come share in a spiritual journey.
As a scientist, Pierrick is often curious about the mechanism behind how things work. His first brush with analog photography is no exception. Eager to know more about the inner workings of a film camera, he started from scratch and tested his DIY skill with the Konstuktor camera.
On July 4, 1776, the redrafted version of Thomas Jefferson’s Declaration of Independence made it to Congress. Some 90 years later it was made into an official holiday. Since then, Americans have celebrated Fourth of July in full regalia. Some parade in flag-themed costumes or party in their best dresses, while others bond with friends over beer in the park.
This article is dedicated to one of the most important masters of photography, Robert Capa. Capa is well known for his photos of war, from the famous image of the Republican Spanish soldier collapsing backwards after being fatally shot to his images taken in Indochina. He was also a co-founder of the famous Magnum Photo Agency, the first cooperative agency for freelance photographers worldwide. For this article, I took advantage of a rare event held in my city, Como, some weeks ago: a military drill for civil protection purposes.
There are things that artist Valeriie Liin can't leave the house without: her earphones, two notebooks, keys to her home in Taiwan, and a little color palette for painting. It's not always that she can paint, though, so for those times she turns to her cameras.