Those of us baking in last week’s urban heat will resonate with these paintings by South Africa based artist Philip Barlow. “The City“ depicts people going about their business despite the blistering heat, pavements so hot you could fry an egg upon, and the relentless sun. Relying upon a soft focus effect, Barlow captures . . . → Read More: Philip Barlow captures the heat of summer in the city
Singaporean artist Izziyana Suhaimi embroiders over her own pencil and watercolor drawings to create these intriguing pieces. With just the perfect amount of colorful needlework on the traditional drawings, Suhaimi’s work is exquisite yet still understated.
From Suhaimi’s website: “I am interested in collapsing the boundaries between traditional and popular cultures and exploring . . . → Read More: Embroidered drawings by Izziyana Suhaimi