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Art is always one of the best sources of inspiration for designers.

June 17, 2019
John Holcroft Illustrates the Modern World’s Societal Issues
John Holcroft Illustrates the Modern World’s Societal Issues

Based in UK, John Holcroft is a talented illustrator who works for commission projects for all kinds of publishers, such as the BBC, the Wall Street Journal, or the Guardian. When he is not working for these clients, the artist takes his talent to personal projects and creates powerful illustration that should resonate with any […]

June 2, 2019
Graphic Design & Illustration Work by Casmic Lab
Graphic Design & Illustration Work by Casmic Lab

With their illustrative style mixing bold colors, flat surfaces and geometric shapes, Casmic Lab creates unique art that perfectly integrates into any design. The design studio, founded in 2006 by Amadeo Castroviejo and Roser Miquel, works with a wide range of international clients that are certainly delighted with the results. You can also find some […]

May 30, 2019
Gression: a Series of Art Prints by Nathan Vieland
Gression: a Series of Art Prints by Nathan Vieland

With an illustrative style that mixes comics, scientific drawings, tarot cards, and famous artistic references, Nathan Vieland creates spectacular art prints that he sells on InPrnt. The Gression series of illustrations particularly got my attention because of the surreal mix of technological elements and natural sciences drawing breakdowns.

May 28, 2019
“Not Longer Life”: Famous Still Life Paintings Reinterpreted with Modern Packaging Standards
“Not Longer Life”: Famous Still Life Paintings Reinterpreted with Modern Packaging Standards

“Not Longer Life” is a series of reinterpretation of famous still life paintings. Obviously, there is a twist to these new looks at these artworks. In these dead still life paintings, the fruits and other items are packed with plastic, thus highlighting the absurdity of modern packaging. The absurdity of the packages is the most […]

May 26, 2019
A Building Unzipped by Alex Chinneck at Milan Design Week
A Building Unzipped by Alex Chinneck at Milan Design Week

This gigantic unzipped façade was spotted in Milan during the design week festival. It was the work of Alex Chinneck, a British sculptor and artist who commonly creates surreal real-life scenes. The zipping of this traditional Milanese building reveals the interior, allowing you to see a dreamy world inside.

May 24, 2019
The Spectacular Music Scores of George Crumb
The Spectacular Music Scores of George Crumb

George Crumb is an Avant-Garde composer who became famous for his music (obviously). However, his music scores could also have been at the root of his fame, the composer takes a lot of time to be creative with his music score, giving it a visual representation.

May 21, 2019
INTI’s Gigantic Mural Art Adds Some Poetry to the Streets
INTI’s Gigantic Mural Art Adds Some Poetry to the Streets

There is no such thing as a too big wall for INIT. The Chilean street artist enjoys creating on very large surfaces, adding poetry to otherwise greyish and boring landscapes. Using very contrasting styles and color schemes, INIT’s mural art sends a message accross in a very subtle way while enchanting the cities.

May 16, 2019
The Melting Ceramics of Livia Marin (Salvador Dali would have loved it)
The Melting Ceramics of Livia Marin (Salvador Dali would have loved it)

Livia Marin’s teapots and cups seem to come out of a Salvador Dali painting. The Chile-born artist created these with a mix of resin, ceramic, and transfer patterns, making it look like it melted in a very unusual fashion.

April 29, 2019
Gregory Grozos Creates Amazing Miniature Worlds Using Old Pocket Watches (I Love the Mechanisms)
Gregory Grozos Creates Amazing Miniature Worlds Using Old Pocket Watches (I Love the Mechanisms)

Gregory Grozos uses old pocket watches as the setting for his miniature scenes, creating entire worlds in a tiny space. Although many of these scenes have topics related to time, it is not the only concern of the artist, and he also creates nice interiors. The Cyprus-based artist sells his creations on Etsy, but he […]

April 26, 2019
Colorful 3D Illusions created using Tape
Colorful 3D Illusions created using Tape

If one asked me to describe Aakash Nihalani’s work in one sentence, I’d say that the New York-based artist turns flat, boring surfaces into geometric portals, thus creating a new world of possibilities. Using conventional art-making material, such as tape, scissors, vinyl, paint, and paper, Nihalani can transform any flat surface to make it look […]

April 5, 2019
Not Your Ordinary Matchbox Art: Drunk Cats at the Bar
Not Your Ordinary Matchbox Art: Drunk Cats at the Bar

On the Internet, there are two types of content that people never seem to get tired of: cats doing silly stuff and drunk people doing even sillier stuff. These premisces set, you can easily imagine the viral potential of these illustrations of drunk cats doing silly things. These matchboxes with a vintage look-and-feel illustrative style […]

March 26, 2019
Miniature Birds Created with Paper and Watercolors
Miniature Birds Created with Paper and Watercolors

Vaishali Chudasama and Nayan are two designers based in Ahmedabad, India. Vaishali works as an illustrator, while Nayan is an interior designer. Together, they run an Etsy shop that sells some impressive paper cutted birds. Each papercut takes from four to eight hours to create, which is quite fast when you take the level of […]

March 22, 2019
Rides of the Wild: digital art by Frédéric Müller (don’t miss the hippo)
Rides of the Wild: digital art by Frédéric Müller (don’t miss the hippo)

Put a Tiger in your tank! This vintage ad slogan by Esso could very well have been the inspiration for this digital art series by Frédéric Müller. Müller, a digital artist based in Lucerne, Switzerland, takes inspiration from the car’s design to imagine what wild animal could be behind the wheel. He transformed the cars […]

March 14, 2019
The Stunning Crochet Sculptures of Caitlin McCormack
The Stunning Crochet Sculptures of Caitlin McCormack

When someone mentions crochet in a conversation, chances are that your first thoughts are for an old lady who seems to be doing it all the time. Caitlin McCormack does another type of crochet! Although she is a cat lady, she is well under eighty, and her art is far from traditional. Firstly, the American […]

March 4, 2019
The Surreal Line-art Illustrations of Pablo Amargo
The Surreal Line-art Illustrations of Pablo Amargo

Who said you need loads of colors and complicated drawings to create stunning illustration? Certainly not Pablo Amargo, a Spanish-born artist who specializes in newspaper comics. He did, however, take that art to a whole new level, blending scenes with characters in a unique way. Most of Amargo’s work is published in newspapers worldwide, but […]