Archive for the ‘ Art ’ Category

Triomphe d’oeil: 3D street art

1.Marc Spijkerbosch
http://murals.co.nz/

2.Manfred Stader
http://www.3d-street-art.com/

3.Kurt Wenner
http://www.kurtwenner.com/gallery/Street_gallery/index.htm

4.John Pugh
http://www.illusion-art.com/chilis.asp

5.Tracy-lee Stum
http://www.tracyleestum.com/portfolio/street-painting/3d

6.Edgar Mueller
http://www.metanamorph.com

Dali, Gaudi and Escher

Links we like

1. http://www.onlineschools.org/blog/cats-vs-dogs : Cats are cool. Cats rule!

2. http://www.origami-resource-center.com/ : origami galore.

3. Very very silly songs:

http://www.rathergood.com/moon_song
http://www.weebls-stuff.com/songs/kenya/
http://www.weebls-stuff.com/songs/mango/
http://www.metacafe.com/watch/476777/cows_with_guns/

Mandala Art

Sand mandalas are created and then destroyed as a metaphor for the impermanence of life.

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Henryart

Monks creating a sand mandala.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/deed.en

Tools for creating a sand mandala. Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.0 Generic cc.

1.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sand_mandala
2. http://www.artnetwork.com/Mandala/gallery.html

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Kalachakra (Wheel of Time) Sand Mandala constructed by Tibetan artist Lobsang Samten 1996. Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.0 Generic cc

3. http://www.mysticalartsoftibet.org/Mandala-3.htm#top

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Another sand mandala. Attribution-Noncommercial 2.0 Generic cc

Fantastic art

1. http://dai.ly/bDcnXl – projectors turn building into moving art. Fantastic!

2. http://bit.ly/3p8iU – optical illusions

The Art of Jim Denevan

http://www.jimdenevan.com/jim.htm

Pretty money at http://bit.ly/moneyorigami