Erwin Madrid

' Erwin Madrid was born in the Philippines in 1978 and grew up in San Jose, California. In May 2003, Erwin earned his BFA in Illustration from the Academy of Art College in San Francisco, CA. During his last semester of college, Erwin was hired by PDI/DreamWorks Animation where he contributed production illustrations for the animated feature film, Shrek 2. He later became a visual development artist for the ongoing Shrek franchise and the Madagascar sequel. Erwin has also done conceptual art for the video game industry for titles like Uncharted: Drake's Fortune. In his spare time, Erwin travels and paints whenever he has a chance. He currently lives in the Bay Area where he continues to provide concept art for the entertainment industry. '

Michael A. Salter

This installation is called Too Much by Michael A. Salter from his solo exhibition at Rice University Art Gallery in Houston Texas last year. Love it!

Yuta Onoda

Yuta Onoda, originally from Japan, has recently graduated from Bachelor of Applied Arts Illustration at Sheridan College, Canada. He has been shaping his art aesthetic through various forms of media, hoping to find new avenues to express himself.

Qiu Yang

Photos by Chinese-born Amsterdam-based artist/ photographer Qiu Yang. Have a look at her website. There are a some nice things to be found on there.

Teruo Miyahara

Born in Tokyo in 1966, Teruo Miyahara studied concrete engineering at University. After graduation he joined Takenaka Corporation. At 1999 , he established Miyahara Architect Office to pursue an original approach in achieving quality living. He is also teaching at the faculty of engineering of Gunma University from 2002 as a lecturer. Prominent works include several residential projects, many of which have been awarded. House TTN (showcased here) is located at Shibamata, Tokyo Japan. More photos here.

Brandi Deziel

Brandi Deziel is a self-taught photorealism painter living and working in Toronto. She creates the illusion of a photograph by layering crisp images with soft, blurred backgrounds and foregrounds thus shifting the attention to the focal object and deceiving the eye. Her work is included in private collections world-wide.

Cat Playhouse

Folded cardboard toys for cats! Cats love to play in cardboard boxes, and these are just about the most fun cardboard boxes you will find. Hours of entertainment for you kitty and for you. Part of the ever popular cardboard classics series. Buy here.

Rodrigo Cifuentes

Rodrigo Cifuentes <-- Born in Jalisco, Mexico in 1980 Grandson of The Spain Civil War refugees. He grows up with all kind of violent stories which will form his pictorical character. He studied in La Esmeralda ENPEG, Mexico City. p

Lee Hanyi

I used to read Archie comics a lot when I was younger. I bet Singapore-based designer Lee Hanyi does too. They're lots of fun!

Cupcake Porn

Often times, when I'm on my break at work, I look at cupcakes online and then I get hungry of course. The walk to the cafeteria is too far so I'll just post about it here. Hopefully you guys will read this and get hungry too. Lol. Link here.