Aug 6, 2014
Rejuvenate vintage decor on the dining table in the form of this Happy Hot Dog Napkin Ring
that looks nothing less in terms of its beauty and unique design. Each set consists of 6 rings you can use to flaunt a design from the past with pride while you dine with guests. The design representing one of man’s favorite pets adds the perfect icing to the cake which looks like a combination of simplicity and art bound together in a beautiful framework. For those who already own pets in the house, it would seem like having your pups carry your napkins around which they often do in reality. Your dining tables couldn’t have had a better accessory than this in order to look different and out-of-the-box.
Aug 1, 2014
In this series "artist Duarte Vitória
shares his vision with the spectator, through touching his deep senses. This time, the work embodies the concept of Revolution, as a permanent state of being. In the artist perspective, the evolution path sustains itself in the idea of constant movement, ever changing into new forms, new states of mind, new ideas; Sustains in the concept of the ever fresh and recreated human being. Vitória´s statement is about never submitting to a lethargic state of mind. Is about daring to change, daring to emerge ourselves in the profound dark of the human condition, without restrictions. With is vivid and rebel brushing, he intends to disturb the spectator, giving the impression of almost grabbing him. The interlocutor is choked by the inter-penetration of flesh, the marks and prints all over the bodies, claiming the Insomnia as a pre-revolutionary state of being. The large scale of the works amplifies the disturbing effect, well known as the digital print of the identity of this artist."