After the success and controversy of Natalie Portman’s epic turn as “The Black Swan,” the public’s interest in the enigmatic world of the professional ballerina has only grown. Photographer Dane Shitagi is certainly benefiting from the trend as his photos of ballerinas performing outside of their usual closed studio caves have been appearing in numerous art publications and well known blogs.
The ‘iMeshi’ cases for iPhone 4, produced japan-based cell phone accessory manufacturers strapya, putting traditional Japanese foods in users’ pockets with their realistic plastic models of ramen, mocci, sushi, and other dishes.
If gold fronts are just a little too flashy for you, head over to Salt Lake City where Steve Heward at Heward Dental Lab will give you a ‘dental tattoo‘, which is actually a crown onto which he or another one of his artists can paint an image of your choice…
Shock rocker Marilyn Manson, more known for his freak out rock hits and macabre lifestyle, is actually quite an accomplished painter. His unusually dark watercolor based works have gained many fans, and buyers since their debut in 1997. Original works fetch thousands of dollars on the art market, and have been exhibited in shows throughout the world.
Husband and wife artistic duo Gustavo Aguerre and Ingrid Falk (known as FA+) joined forces to create this giant toaster mural out of 2,500 browned pieces of toast…
In the arena of photography, an image that blurs the line between reality and surrealism in a natural setting often succeeds, at least on the level of making the viewer pause in reflection. And when it depicts a surfer surfing over top of a scuba masked biker amidst a collection of long deceased authors’ headstones, well I’d say that’s just really cool.
In an age where art connoisseurs pay thousands of dollars for blank canvases with snow themed titles, and make elephants stars for painting doodles with their trunks, comes a provocative new sculpture positioned at the U.S.-Canada border crossing near Vancouver, BC. It’s a billboard by name, but advertises absolutely nothing. Nada.
Mickey Mouse Born: November 18 1928, Birthplace: The Movies, Best known as Walt Disney’s famous mouse!