Archive for the ‘Art’ Category

Jane Austen’s Fight Club

July 25, 2010

[Via Boing Boing]

Guy Walks Across America

July 25, 2010

Sure it’s been done, but has it been captured on stop-motion video before?

[Via Upcoming Queue]

Granny O’Grimm’s Sleeping Beauty

July 24, 2010

Granny gets carried away in telling the classic tale to her granddaughter in this Oscar-nominated animated short by Darragh O’Connell.

[Via Miss Cellania]

Tea Party Jesus

July 14, 2010

A provocative look at Christianist and/or Tea Party rhetoric as if it had been spoken by Jesus.

[Via Everlasting Blort]

Leonora Carrington: Britain’s lost surrealist

July 11, 2010

I have been enamored with Leonora Carrington’s work since college, and was pleased to find this short film about her online.  The work below is her painting Tuesday.

[Via Nag on the Lake]

Papercraft Freedom Gundam

July 4, 2010

A 4-foot papercraft model by graphic designer Taras Lesko.  See the making-of video here.

[Via LikeCOOL]

Escher in Lego

July 4, 2010

His famous work Relativity.

[From Epic Win FTW]

End of a Scarer

June 28, 2010

Animated short by Chris O’Hara.


[Via b3ta]

Public Opinion

June 21, 2010

xkcd nails it.

Animated embroidery

June 20, 2010

A series of 15 embroidered frames comprises this animated .gif by Atlantan Aubrey Longley-Cook.

[Via Neatorama]