Posts Tagged ‘art’

Blu

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

I like a lot of the street art by the Italian artist Blu. A couple that I found particularly clever:

Bogota, Columbia

(photo by plaxyvictoria on flickr)

Berlin, Germany

(photo by wallsoffame on flickr)

Buzzfeed has some more, as does Blu’s website.

You may recognized this style from the video MUTO that was also made by Blu in Argentina:

(http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uuGaqLT-gO4)

Chrome Shorts

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

Chrome Shorts is a series of short videos about Google Chrome (sorta). This is my favorite because of its use of color, music, and animation.. it’s really quite beautiful:

My second favorite:

You can see the whole series here

Wall art

Monday, April 27th, 2009

Using 5 HD projectors to animate the walls of the San Francisco Mint:

Not sure why I didn’t hear of this earlier- it would have been awesome to see live.

Objectified

Monday, January 12th, 2009

I’m looking forward to the documentary Objectified, a film about industrial design from the director of Helvetica.

Here’s the trailer:

Obama mural in Denver

Sunday, January 4th, 2009

Late at night during my Denver trip in November, we found this Obama mural in a parking lot:

(click for full size)

It says “PREZ” on his ring.

Enhance photo color with classical art

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Via lifehacker, a method to improve your photography with classical art has a cool effect: