Articles tagged Illustration

New York's Guggenheim Museum cut in half.
Book

LTL Architects elevates new views on the overlooked technique of section drawing

NEW YORK – Architects and educators of LTL Architects present the first book entirely dedicated to the humble section drawing – and wait with professional curiosity for colleagues to enrich this …

Wooden handcrafted tiles form a colourful collage, the outcome of six days spent in South America.
Art

Capturing the colourful spirit of Nicaragua in unique artworks by Scott Albrecht

Following Scott Albrecht's first trip to Nicaragua, this US-based artist has captured the vibrancy of a nation in a unique project.

Billboard: Pre-Sale Book Schemata
Billboard: Pre-Sale Book Schemata
The view house resembles the profile of a bird, blending into the trees with green and yellow exterior details which blends into the trees.
Installation

Noma Bar's treehouse turns illustration into architectural form

KOMORO – Noma Bar becomes the first non-Japanese artist to be asked to participate in the Tree House project and turn his illustrations into architectural form at the Momofuku Ando center in Japan.

Anodised aluminium sunshades mounted on a chassis envelope the building’s cross-braced concrete beam structure.
Culture

Périphériques wraps library façade with undulating lines

ST PAUL – A media library designed by Périphériques articulates the beginning of an urban renewal for a commune on the island of La Reunion.

Scott Albrecht is a US-based artist who likes to play with form and invent new ways of communicating.
Art

Here and Now: Scott Albrecht discusses his typographical artworks

The US-based artist Scott Albrecht has a colourful exhibition currently ongoing in Amsterdam. Called Here and Now, it is showing at the Andeken Gallery in Westerpark until 24 July 2015 and is a …

Swirling illustrations are a visual statement representing the Icelandic/French IIIF Collective's Petits Volcans glass collection.
Drawing

Visuals for IIIF's volcanic glassware support the natural inspiration

Around the same time that the members of IIIF Collective were taking a trip to a French mountain village to work with expert glass-blowers to craft a collection inspired by volcanos, they still had …

The strict grid of the bust in Anny Wang’s composition So Many Selves breaks up and enhances the rapid switching between personas.
Art

Q&A: Anny Wang

Surreal, and yet yummy! Rising Sweden-based illustrator and spatial designer, Anny Wang, explains the process behind her contribution to the latest issue Frame #104.

 

Saver Screensson is a screensaver by Icelandic graphic designer Siggi Eggertsson and developer Hjalti Jakobsson.
Design

Saver Screensson by Siggi Eggertsson

To coincide with the start of DesignMarch in Reykjavik – which will officially open tomorrow with a day of DesignTalks around the theme of 'play' – we inject a blast of playful vibrancy with an …

Billboard: Pre-Sale Book Schemata
Billboard: Pre-Sale Book Schemata
Urban Shape is a project featuring graphic maps based open source data.
Architecture

Urban Shape by Paolo Gianfrancesco

Urban Shape by Paolo Gianfrancesco is a vibrant viualisation of communication flow in European capitals using Open Street Map data, currently being exhibited at Spark Design Space in Reykjavik.

The crystalline volume respects the strict Parisian building envelope, but nevertheless has a distinct presence.
Health

Imagine Institute by Ateliers Jean Nouvel and Valero Gadan Architectes

PARIS – The oldest specialised paediatric hospital in the world opens a brand new extension dedicated to the research and treatment of genetic diseases.

Kuststaa Saski's colourful and surreal Hynopompic exhibition is currently on show in Tilburg.
Contemporary Art

Hypnopompic by Kustaa Saksi at TextielMuseum

Finnish artist and designer Kustaa Saksi resides in Amsterdam and so it seems fitting that he should now have brought the colourful, surreal tapestries of his Hynopompic exhibition to the …

Everything Is Everywhere – the new art book by Ryan McGinness – is released today!
Art & Culture

Out Now: New Art Book by Ryan McGinness

The new book of American artist Ryan McGinness – Everything Is Everywhere – is released by Frame Publishers today! To celebrate the publication of this title, there are currently a number of …