Serbian artist ABVH has set some classic Banksy works to motion using animated GIFs. Check out more of ABVH’s animated GIF work on his tumblr site “Just because I’m crazy doesn’t mean I’m wrong.”
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“Zebra” 2011, Watercolor on paper, 46 x 68 inches
The impact of human beings on the natural landscape is a theme artists have addressed since we picked up a stick to draw. Brooklyn based multidisciplinary artist Chris Doyle examines this theme using multimedia and multisensory technologies in “Idyllwild” now showing at the Catharine Clark . . . → Read More: “Idyllwild” new media works by Chris Doyle at the Catharine Clark Gallery in San Francisco
For her dissertation project at Central Saint Martins, London-based design student Katy Beveridge fastened paper cutouts inside the wheels of a bicycle, creating a zoetrope – a device that produces the illusion of a moving animation from a series of static pictures. Brilliant!
BTW: This would be a great DIY project . . . → Read More: Bicycle wheel animation by Katy Beveridge
If you are feeling oppressed at your job this video might hit close to home. Grim but powerful, the animated short El Empleo (The Employment) features a day in the life of a man who lives in a world where humans are used solely as objects for other humans to use.
El Empleo . . . → Read More: El Empleo: an award-winning animated short about people at work
While I am not a girl who fusses over her fingernails, I do love this stop-motion animation advertisement that Kia released for the launch of their new car – the “Picanto.” To create the piece, Kia used 1200 bottles of nail polish and 900 fake fingernails. It’s being hyped as the world’s first . . . → Read More: The world’s first nail art animation advertisement for the Kia Picanto
Just found this wonderful stop-motion animation created by Casa Darwin using 350,000 post-it notes. This post-it mania installation took place on the facade of the Galeria Melissa, in São Paulo, Brazil, where passerbys were encourages to scrawl love messages on the post-it notes. “Melissa Power of Love” took 25 artists 5 months . . . → Read More: “Melissa Power of Love” stop-motion animation made with 350,000 post-it notes
Coffee Time from wan-tzu on Vimeo.
What a great way to greet the morning!
Designer Ching-Wen Wu has created this charming stop-motion animation. She just recently became interested in animation during her senior year while majoring in commercial design. This is Wu’s first foray into stop-motion animation, and it is pretty . . . → Read More: Coffee Time – a stop-motion animation
"The Head" hand-drawn animation short by Matias Vigliano
The Head from Ariel Gandolfo on Vimeo.
Artist Matias Vigliano recently released this amazing hand-drawn animation short, with musical backing by Ariel Gandolfo. Enjoy!
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