The plant and animal world are quite distinct even though they are codependents. the owl finds home in the trees, the Tiger prowls the jungle in search of prey, or the polar bear in its natural habitat, this illustrator finds a way to blend both seemlessly in quirky surreal ways.
Since childhood, a real feeling of helplessness and guilt has been eating away at the way the human species works, without worrying about the environment.
At the origin of my practice was to find how to live with, learn to listen to this pain rather than bury it to finally know the appeasement. This gave birth to a first series of works entitled “Lungs of the Oceans” intended to awaken the feeling of wonder for the nature that surrounds us and the desire to protect it
Series created between 2014 & 2018, dummy corals in textile & recovery materials – Fred Margueron p .
Created by Aude Bourgine , a french artist from Rouen, Aude has always been overtaken with strong feelings of guilt and powerlessness surrounding the human species’ way of acting without a care for its environment.
Her practice began as a search for a way to live with, and to learn to listen to, the distress of the ocean, rather than burying it to attain a certain peace of mind.
“If we do not rapidly change our relationship with our environment, oceans will be dead by 2050. Their disappearance will entail a disastrous imbalance on all ecological, climate and human levels.”
Aude Bourgine has taken on this topic in her meticulous and dreamlike style, driven by the hope of raising awareness on these issues and convincing us that we can still get our act together.
Several of her works feature ordinary items, which are made to sparkle after intense editing. crystal Sparkles is a project which aims to bring curiosity and delight to the viewer as it blankets images with sparkly diamond, crystals and rainbows.
The work of a Pakistani dentist– in training- unsatisfied with her career directions, and obsessed with glamorizing the world around her, the largely self taught artist had start off putting her favorite fashion item on body stretchmarks to beautify a feature which is strongly associated with negativity as a means to finding healing.
In this collection, he introduces a flat plain to balance and divide the fully sculpted figure and disregard the formal studied limitations of the drapery. The drapery becomes the plain, which is both a solid form in its own right and yet is also at one with the figure, revealing and yet concealing the contours of the human form beneath.
everal of his work feature at the museum of modern art,Saatchi
The landscapes are curved to an almost an 180° degree view offer a much preferred wider range. The series Flatland drinks in the landscape, and alters them in a continuous layer of carefully stitched together drone photo to offer a monotonous , single shot photograph.
Aydın Büyüktaş, who pioneered the Flatland drone photography technique worked extensively on his shots which are breathtaking imagery reminiscent of the mind-bending scenes from the movie Inception. He list of work is published in “Flatlands” and he has gone on to open a second part of the project in Flatlands 2.
In a break from convention, he mixes cuts and folds ( origami and Kirigami ) in several delightful avian paper-arts forms; an amazing list featuring several feathery cranes, with more details and empathize on the wings.
Paper creative Cristian Marianciuc once set himself an ambitious of a 1,000 origami cranes in 1,000 days — which is a form of prayer for goodwill in Japanese culture — which he as long achieved yet still persist with his crafts and has grown his gallery over his pre-set goals, and with unique elaborate wing designs.
“I never stopped folding and decorating new ones. It just wasn’t on a daily basis anymore,”
he says .
He is focused more on exploring themes as techniques and trying out new creative mixes.
created a series of statues for the Amsterdam light festival, in a work which shows individual absorbed by their hand held technology, taking up focus and drawn to the warm illuminating light of the virtual worlds. The installation is titled Absorbed by light.
the installation is a partnership between Gali May Lucas ,a brit installation designer and method sculptor Karoline Hinz,
Featuring several coloured shitching and detailed reproductions of architecture, landscape and monuments, this needle and thread crafts draw inspiration from various famous European iconic locations; from the Baltic to Scandinavia, Bavaria, France and through most of the Dutch low lying states.
landscape, and architecture in Sweden and France are a special themes , although these locations aren’t exclusive. The french-sweden couple, Henry and Andelin travel through major European cities creating textile replicates of Important buildings, transportation outlets and general tourist interests.
the creative duo either knitting a street,or building try to keep the details as close as possible and offer podcast training to willing participates interested in learning their art.
Gamla Stan ( old town ) Stockholm Sweden.
Saint Germaine Des pres, Paris France
Metro Station port Dauphine Paris, France
Rue Rembrandt, 8th arradissemant, Paris France
The street of Arcachon
The Effiel tower. Paris France
Villa Beltza,Boliarritz, France
Casa Batllo , Barcelona, Spain
Parisian Street , France
The Arcachon South West France
The city of Lisbon Portugal
The River Seine, Paris France
The Yellow Tram, Lisbon Portugal