“For the past 4 years, Israeli artist Know Hope has been showing his work in galleries and exhibitions worldwide, but mainly on the streets, in their natural urban settings. Know Hope deals with the short lived aspect of not only the genre itself, but also as a subject – the need of momentary connections in […]
Born in Leningrad, photographer and photo manipulator Vladimir Fedotko currently lives and works in St. Petersburg, Russia. After discovering Adobe Photoshop in 2005, Fedotko has used a combination of traditional drawing, photography and computer processing to create his unique images. To see more, visit Fedotko’s profile on 35Photo.ru.
Thanks to everyone who entered DAF’s June Giveaway featuring the Focus Features film “Beginners” directed by Mike Mills and starring Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent, and Goran Visnjic. Our two lucky winners are: Alison Mah from Vancouver, British Columbia Jessy Smith from Evanston, Illinois Alison and Jessy have each won the Beginners: Original Motion […]
Many of you may already know that 40 years ago today, on November 10, 1969, Sesame Street – the longest running children’s program on U.S. television premiered on the Children’s Television Network. For myself and many others, the characters of Sesame Street were like part of the family – we watched every day, had Sesame […]
This was just too cool not to share! It’s a pen that can draw in the air! 3Doodler is the 3D printing pen you can hold in your hand. Lift your imagination off the page! Discovered via Colossal.
Andy Warde was born in 1978 and grew up in southern California. He moved from the USA to the Gold Coast, Australia in 2006. A self taught artist, Warde’s work has consisted of anything from various skateboard graphics and surfboard resin tints, to his main focus of large scale oil painting. Warde’s recent works are paintings […]
But perhaps my art is the art of a lunatic, I thought, mere glittering quicksilver, a blue soul breaking in upon my pictures.
Volume 2 in Daily Art Fixx’s new Group Feature series. Click on the thumbnail to enlarge image and for a link to the artist’s profile. Enjoy!
Check out this selection of photos from opening night at The Artist Project Toronto which opened last night at the Queen Elizabeth Building, Exhibition Place. The Artist Project is celebrating its 5th year and features original works from over 200 carefully juried, independent contemporary artists. For show and ticket information, visit TheArtistProject.com. Click on the […]
Born in 1981 in Toronto, Canada, Martin Wittfooth has a BFA from Sheridan College in Ontario, and an MFA from The School of Visual Arts in New York. “Wittfooth creates a world seemingly post-man. His sun-hazy apocalyptic scenes contain animals who are seemingly wild, yet forever changed by their encounters with humanity.” (from Roq La […]
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Impressionist painter (Jean-Baptiste) Armand Guillaumin was born on February 16, 1841 in Paris, France. Guillaumin studied at the Academie Suisse in 1861 where he formed life-long friendships with Cezanne and Pissarro. Guillaumin exhibited at the Salon des Refusés in 1863 and later became a friend of Vincent van Gogh, meeting him through his brother Theo, […]
“Born in 1971 in Boston, MA, Jessica Joslin grew up collecting flies off the windowsill to look at under her microscope. Ever since, she has been enchanted with collecting a magpie’s array of remnants from the natural world. The collection gradually grew to include obsolete bits of antique mechanical mechanisms, hardware and other oddball artifacts. […]