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Jun Mitani

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Check out these incredible 3d paper origami constructions by Japanese computer scientist and paper artist Jun Mitani. Um, wow.

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Martin Pfeifle

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Martin Pfeifle (born 1975 Stuttgart) is a German sculptor. He graduated from the Dusseldorf Kunstakademie in 2004 with a master’s degree where he studied with Hubert Kiecol. He has already created numerous installations in interior and exterior space, including at the Westfälische Landesmuseum in Münster, the Neuer Kunstverein in Aachen, the Lehmbruck Museum in Duisburg, Ringel/Garage, Düsseldorf, and Villa Romana, Florenz. He was Artist in Residence at Goethe-Institut Vietnam.

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Marcello Barenghi

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Italian artist Marcello Barenghi creates incredibly realistic 3D drawings of everyday objects. He uses colored pencils to draw taking approximately 4 to 6 hours to complete each piece.

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Jelaine Faunce

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Jelaine Faunce is a Henderson-based contemporary realist painter. She credits journaling, an organized environment, and meditation several times a day—before, during, and after her studio time—for the clarity, focus, and vibrance she is able to consistently deliver in her work. She studied proudly under Mary Warner at UNLV.

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Toast Shoulder Bag

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A traditional hard-sided shoulder bag. Tan leather exterior with tan taffeta lining. Hidden magnetic closure and nickel hardware. Buy here.

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Marzena Ablewska-Lech

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A nice collection of sketchy illustrations by Marzena Ablewska-Lech, a talented artist based in Poland. Check it out.

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Yasmeen Ismail

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Yasmeen Ismail is an award-winning, London based illustrator and animator, who has worked on a wide range of projects, but with a particular emphasis on children’s illustration and character design. She has a love of inks, paints and watercolours, and is interested in paper craft, design, typography and collage. Yasmeen is a versatile illustrator with a great eye for colour, detail and composition. Since graduating from art school in Dublin in 2002 she has worked closely with a range of clients including advertisers and directors, and has fulfilled the role of producer and director on many projects. From 2006-2010 she ran her own Illustration and animation production company, Sweetworld TV Ltd.

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Hyperrealistic Beached Whale

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Captain Boomer, a Belgian art collective, created this art installation of a life-size, 17-meter long fiberglass beached sperm whale. Captain Boomer states, “The psychological archetype of the dead big fish leaves no one untouched. It stirs and mobilizes a local community. During our beachings, we see an intensive interaction among the crowd. People address each other, speculate and wonder. They offer help and ask for information. The different layers of perception create funny games. Some audience members know it is a work of art but feed the illusion to other people. The sperm whale appeals to everyone, regardless of social or cultural background. It is the place where everyone gets together. That’s why it is vital it beaches on a public spot that is freely accessible.” Link here.

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Guthrie Gloag

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Guthrie Gloag is an emerging artist and a biologist raised in British Columbia. His work incorporates found driftwood and bone to create expressive animal and human forms. Gloag started creating this series of work in 2011 and is continuing to focus on evolving the sense of character in each piece.

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Meghan Hildebrand

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Meghan Hildebrand‘s paintings, which she describes as “story-maps of the imagination”, are constant exercises in innovation and improvisation. With her unique vocabulary of symbols, she translates the landscape into electrifying dreamscape scenarios, each image alluding to a much larger narrative. Now residing in Powell River, Meghan arrived on the Sunshine Coast by way of Whitehorse, Halifax, and Nelson. Over the last ten years, she has had over thirty solo shows, including a retrospective survey at the Yukon Arts Centre in 2012. Her work has been acquired by public collections and belongs to private collections internationally.

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