[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Finance is all about data so it was only a matter of time before digital art starts exploiting the huge amount of data that goes through the financial market every day. For her exhibition Sweet Finances!, Claudia Maté has created a series of web applications connected with the Yahoo! Finances API.
[WATCH&LISTEN] Discover five masterpieces of modern architecture in this 2-minute video created by Matteo Muci. The architecture of Le Corbusier's Villa Savoye, Mies Van der Rohe's Farnsworth house or Frank Lloyd Wright's Fallingwater is deconstructed before your eyes through the magic of animation to reveal the structure of each building.
[CONCEPT] Presented last year at the Kobe Bienniale, Garden is an immersive installation found inside a shipping container. The artwork is made of 1100 triangular mirrors that bend and reflect light. As he steps in the container, the visitor is completely immersed in a life-size kaleidoscope.
[CONCEPT] Ninety Six got its name from the 96 plastic bags that compose the installation. Cooling fans placed behind each one of them inflate and deflate the bags on demand thanks to an Arduino board which can control every single bag independently.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Sam Lyon has developed a very peculiar universe, full of mushy characters. Their facial features are exaggerated, their skin is disturbingly pink and most of them barely have a proper body.
Land art reinvented: The projections of “Luminance Interventions” connect nature and geometric patterns
[CONCEPT] Wandering through the art galleries found on Google Art Project, Mario Santamaria discovered that many artworks were actually blurred for copyright reasons. In his "Righted Museum", he compiled views from museums around the world featuring these hidden masterpieces.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Master at his craft, Chris LaBrooy has created this surreal series showing the nose of Boeing 747 melting into a yellow gooey substance. Like his previous works, the hyperrealistic 3D images were made using V-Ray and Cinema4D.
[WTF] Just like your choice of words, your choice of emojis says a lot about yourself. There is finally a way to find out what your favorite digital images mean thanks to Emojinalysis. The Tumblr will give an insightful analysis of your life solely based on your name, age and of course a screen cap of your recently used emojis.
[DIGITALLY-INSPIRED] Leonardo Ulian has been creating these "Technological Mandalas" since 2011. He wanted to combine the spiritual meaning of the Indian mandalas with something diametrically opposite from its sphere of influence, technology.
[CONCEPT] In his series "Space and Energy", Luca Zanier is documenting a hidden world which has nonetheless a huge impact on our lives: the nuclear plants and other facilities producing the energy we use every day.
[CONCEPT] Do you want perfectly fitting shoes with an amazing barefoot-like feeling? The Fondue Slipper is made for you. To get them you will have to undertake an interesting DIY experience: imagine making a cheese fondue but instead of bread it is your feet you will dip in the slimy mixture.