The Veiled Ghosts of Livio Scarpella

The Veiled Ghosts of Livio Scarpella The work of Italian contemporary artist Livio Scarpella turns good and evil into delicacy.  This group of sculptures, named “Ghosts Underground”, depicts lost souls anguishing beneath the effect of a thin veil.  Scarpella’s interest in this subject was inspired by a trip to the Sansevero Chapel in Naples, home to Antonio Corradini’s “Veiled Christ”.  Before that time, he mostly … Continue reading The Veiled Ghosts of Livio Scarpella

Delicious Morbid Portraits by Igor Skaletsky

Delicious Morbid Portraits by Igor Skaletsky on Behance Igor Skaletsky does have what it takes to be a collage master. Born in 1978 in Russia, this freelance illustrator has travelled in the hot spots of contemporary art, including Israel and Germany, to find his own visual identity. The result of this initiatory trip is a unique technique, combining digital photomontage with acrylic paint and varnish. … Continue reading Delicious Morbid Portraits by Igor Skaletsky

Anouk Wipprecht’s 3D-Printed Robotic Spider Dress

 Anouk Wipprecht’s 3D-Printed Robotic Spider Dress  On Facebook Robotic Spider Dress In collaboration with engineer Daniel Schatzmayr, Anouk Wipprecht’s latest techno-couture creation is a sinister robotic spider dress. Fashioningtech. Perched on the wearer’s shoulders are animated robotic limbs that eerily crawl around the body. The robotic dress both incites the curiosity of passersby by coyly dancing around the wearer’s body while at the same time … Continue reading Anouk Wipprecht’s 3D-Printed Robotic Spider Dress

Edgy fashion photography by Maciej Grochala

Edgy fashion photography by Maciej Grochala Facebook,  Behance Maciej Grochala is a photographer from Gdansk, Poland. Maciej’s portfolio displays a wide variety of work: from fashion editorial work to artistic nudes, portraits and advertising work.  Darker work: fashion editorial photography with an edge. Maciej does a great job catching the beauty of the fashion and accessories he portrays yet never lets them overshadow the mood … Continue reading Edgy fashion photography by Maciej Grochala

Anatomical Sculptures by Claude-Olivier

Anatomical Sculptures by Claude-Olivier Guay At the outset, these sculptures by artist Claude-Olivier Guay appear like a jumble of wire and feathers folded into a heap, but each hides a remarkable secret. Working only with a pair of pliers, Guay folds, bends, and twists an inner framework of hidden creatures that dramatically transform with a bit of manual manipulation. In his 2015 piece titled La Tanière the … Continue reading Anatomical Sculptures by Claude-Olivier

Paco Pomet’s Surreal Paintings Take Vintage Photography

Paco Pomet’s Surreal Paintings Take Vintage Photography Spanish artist Paco Pomet uses oil on canvas to create wonderfully surreal scenes. “His subverted landscapes and portraits often borrow from sepia-toned photographs that look like historical documents or vintage photos. There is a parallel to traditional Western Art, mixed with a monochrome effect that restates the documentary character of the original piece.” Continue reading Paco Pomet’s Surreal Paintings Take Vintage Photography

_NSFW_ Impressive Erotic Illustrations Of Apollonia Saintclair

 Impressive Erotic illustrations Of  Apollonia Saintclair  on Tumblr – Behance –Society6  Ink is my blood. I draw for my own sake and for your pleasure. As a long-time resident of the Old World, I split my time between the kitchen and my studio.’ Apollonia Saintclair. She creating neo-noir surrealist sexscapes. Apollonia Saintclair, the artist who’s collected thousands of obsessed fans on Tumblr with her weird and wonderful … Continue reading _NSFW_ Impressive Erotic Illustrations Of Apollonia Saintclair

Censored & Tendentious Collages By Naro Pinosa

Censored & Tendentious Collages By Naro Pinosa Based in Spain, digital artist Naro Pinosa creates imaginative collages, which he mainly shares on his Instagram. Whether it be Greek sculptures or classical paintings, he takes this imagery and layers them on the photographs in an absurd manner. By combining the old and the new with a sense of humor, the collages question the viewer’s perception and … Continue reading Censored & Tendentious Collages By Naro Pinosa

Chimerical Sculptures by John Morris

Chimerical Sculptures by John Morris The works of John Morris spring from exhaustive sketching and illustration, drawing on intensive research. Subjects include skeletal bone, muscular structure and the imagery of fashion photography. Often, prosthetic limbs and super-accentuated body part proportions tie the pieces together, bringing to mind the surreal imagery of anime and the comic strip depictions of superheroes and heroines. He skilfully uses leather, brass, … Continue reading Chimerical Sculptures by John Morris

A Woman Made of Candles sculpture

A Woman Made of Candles sculpture A.F.Vandevorst have sculpted a life-size sculpture of a sleeping woman. This wax woman embedded with 250 kg of candle wicks was made by Lenn Cox. Over the one month course of the Arnhem Mode Biennale 2011, the candle burnt down day by day, melting and transforming throughout the duration of the exhibition. ‘ Upon entering the room, we found models … Continue reading A Woman Made of Candles sculpture

Stephen McMennamy’s Mashups Result in Humorous Juxtapositions

Stephen McMennamy’s Mashups Result in Humorous Juxtapositions On Instagram | Tumblr   Photographer Stephen McMennamy merges his original photography in humorous ways to create what he calls #ComboPhotos: two photos paired to create unexpected situations, usually involving huge constrasts in scale. Tractors and heavy machinery are turned into giant mechanisms for food delivery, while an ice cream cone becomes an actual snowy mountain top. McMennamy is … Continue reading Stephen McMennamy’s Mashups Result in Humorous Juxtapositions

Lifestyle Chronicles of Skeleton Girl on instagram

Beauty secret: organic papaya face mask and vegan gluten free cucumber slices Christmas dinner!! Organic gluten free vegan fit life begins tomorrow Half an hour on the elliptical counts as leg day, right? Literally so dead right now. Frolicking through the forest, feeling like an Autumn-Winter princess in my DIY flower crown and faux-vegan-fur cape! SNOW! Work Selfie! Shopped ’til I dropped #dead OPEN BAR … Continue reading Lifestyle Chronicles of Skeleton Girl on instagram

The Darkside Of Barbie by MARIEL CLAYTON (NSFW)

  The Darkside Of Barbie by MARIEL CLAYTON She is an icon! She is a role model for generations of young girls! Always good-looking, politically correct. Yes that’s Barbie! We have always known that she has a dark side!  MARIEL CLAYTON  has imagined what Barbie’s adventures might look like if she were seized with murderous impulses. A “bad doll”: obsessed, suicidal and psychotic. Shocking  scenes … Continue reading The Darkside Of Barbie by MARIEL CLAYTON (NSFW)

Installations by Chiharu Shiota: Haunting Thread Art

Installations by Chiharu Shiota:  Haunting Thread Art Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota has lived and worked in Berlin for 20 years, and is known for intricate works that explore the complex relationship between the body and the mind. Mapping elusive sensations of emotion and memory, many of Shiota’s site-specific, large-scale installations incorporate everyday objects, such as clothing, musical instruments, furniture, letters, even an incinerated piano, weaving them … Continue reading Installations by Chiharu Shiota: Haunting Thread Art

Horrifying Mini-Figurines by Jessica Harrison

Horrifying Mini-Figurines by Jessica Harrison  Artist Jessica Harrison’s work deals with “the body in space, the space within the body and the space in-between the two.”“My work is based on physiological, philosophical and psychoanalytical research into the body and its senses, focusing in particular on the role of touch in our experience of objects and in the construction of knowledge; how consciousness and perception are … Continue reading Horrifying Mini-Figurines by Jessica Harrison

Anatomical Illustrations by Michael Reedy (Nudity Content)

Anatomical Illustrations by Michael Reedy Michael Reedy has created a beautifully grotesque series of anatomical figure drawings. His ability to use and omit color when needed shows his refined intuition for composure. Michael is technically schooled in anatomy and has been able to artistically render images we would normally see in a science textbook. Continue reading Anatomical Illustrations by Michael Reedy (Nudity Content)

Symbolic, Surreal Photography by Sean Mundy

Symbolic, Surreal Photography  by Sean Mundy Flickr 22-year-old photographer Sean Mundy finds meaning and inspiration in his subjectivity, creating impassioned images which contain a wide variety of emotion. Simplistic and allegorical, Mundy offers personal glimpses into moments of self-doubt, confusion and pain. His artwork is left open to interpretation and offers more questions than answers due to the sense of mysticism behind them.   Continue reading Symbolic, Surreal Photography by Sean Mundy

Creepy Photo Manipulations by Daunhaus

Creepy Photo Manipulations by Daunhaus Karina Marandjian is from Moscow, Russia. Like many of the great artists we feature, she is one of the first awe-inspiring Photomanipulater/Digital Artists also known as Daunhaus. Her bold range of blood, piercings, nails, moths is indeed fleshtastic. Continue reading Creepy Photo Manipulations by Daunhaus

Surreal Darkly Animations by Bill Domonkos

Surreal Darkly Animations by Bill Domonkos Working with photographs, film clips, and illustrations lost to time, San Francisco-based filmmaker and stereoscopist Bill Domonkos creates darkly humorous animated GIFs. The resurrected photos merged with modern animation are almost completely nonsensical in subject matter and yet perfect in their execution, the more random the better. Domonkos says: “I am interested in the poetics of time and space– … Continue reading Surreal Darkly Animations by Bill Domonkos

Crafts Porcelain Sculptures Inspired By Nature Of Kate McDowell

  Weird Crafts Porcelain Sculptures Inspired by Nature Of Kate McDowell  In her delicate crafted porcelain sculptures conceptual artist Kate McDowell expresses her interpretation of the clash between the natural world and the modern-day environmental impact of industrialized society. The resulting works can be equal parts amusing and disturbing as the anatomical forms of humans and animals become inexplicably intertwined in her delicate porcelain forms. … Continue reading Crafts Porcelain Sculptures Inspired By Nature Of Kate McDowell

The Ghostly Illustrations of Januz Miralles

The Ghostly Illustrations of Januz Miralles on Tumblr Januz Miralles (Nuestra) is an illustrator based in Laguna, Philippines. His eerie, ethereal images combine traditional painting techniques with digital photo manipulation, creating a surreal landscape where human figures are woven into a shifting fog of textures and brush strokes. Although little is known of the artist or his artistic approach, Miralles’ work is nonetheless viscerally haunting and mystical. Januz … Continue reading The Ghostly Illustrations of Januz Miralles

WARNING [Shocking Content] – The Unsettling and Creepy Sculptures of Choi Xooang

[SHOCKING CONTENT] The Unsettling Creepy Sculptures of Choi Xooang Coming from South Korea, Choi Xooang has been sculptig for almost 14 years now. Introduced to sculpture in an art school, he was immediately struck by the medium and the possibility of creating an actual and tangible object. Both fascinating and disturbing, Xooang’s figures show his concerns about human condition in the society. Although the intricate details … Continue reading WARNING [Shocking Content] – The Unsettling and Creepy Sculptures of Choi Xooang

Skeletal Caged Couture by Nika Danielska

Skeletal Caged Couture by Nika Danielska Macabre in style and sharp in design, these fetish fashion designs by Nika Danielska feature skeletal cages that constrict and contort the body for the sake of fashion. Face masks, neck braces and shoulder spikes make up this daring collection, blurring the lines between pain and couture with their frightening demeanor. The spindly creations can be worn peeking out … Continue reading Skeletal Caged Couture by Nika Danielska

Blackout: Tattoo trend turns body parts with solid blocks of black paint

Blackout: Tattoo trend turns body parts with solid blocks of black paint Tattoos and their different styles continue to spread throughout the world: pointillism, watercolor, blackwork, fineline, and even cross stitch designs, there are options for all tastes. But the complexity and scope of this new visual ink trend has attracted the attention of many and growing. “Blackout” tattoos have recently gained attention online as … Continue reading Blackout: Tattoo trend turns body parts with solid blocks of black paint

Impressive Surreal Photography by Martín De Pasquale

Impressive Surreal Photography by Martín De Pasquale More info: Behance | Pinterest | Facebook Buenos Aires-based art director and digital artist Martín De Pasquale is called a Photoshop wizard by some, and not without reason – his masterful digital photo manipulations blur the boundaries between dreams and reality and between humor and fear. He even deals with the issues of life and death, mainly focusing … Continue reading Impressive Surreal Photography by Martín De Pasquale

Beauty of Traumas and Phobias by Ines Kozic

Beauty of Traumas and Phobias by Ines Kozic Overcoming the past, facing the future : two stages in a life that require strength and sometimes the help of art. For Inès Kozic, a 22 years old artist from France and student at the Fine Arts School of Rennes, photography is a tool to ease the vulnerability of a sensitive soul. Both in front and behind the … Continue reading Beauty of Traumas and Phobias by Ines Kozic

Japanese Artist Shinji Nakaba Carves Pearls Into Skull Jewelry

Japanese Artist Shinji Nakaba Carves Pearls Into Skull Jewelry More : work.s-nakaba | Etsy | mobilia-gallery   Shinji Nakaba is a Tokyo-based jewelry designer who’s been creating since 1974. Everything he makes is wearable, and Nakaba often uses unconventional materials to create his pieces. These intricately carved pearl skulls are an example of his exceptional work. “I just want to bring brand new life to something … Continue reading Japanese Artist Shinji Nakaba Carves Pearls Into Skull Jewelry