'Amnesia' detail - art by Lisa Kokin; this work is "Fauxliage" – fake leaves made from BOOK PAGES that have been SEWN to resemble Fall leaves; the artist chose the gingko leaf for the plant's use to improve memory and Rachel Carson's book Silent Spring as a metaphor that 'historical amnesia allows the repetition of past mistakes...'

'Amnesia' detail - art by Lisa Kokin; this work is "Fauxliage" – fake leaves made from BOOK PAGES that have been SEWN to resemble Fall leaves; the artist chose the gingko leaf for the plant's use to improve memory and Rachel Carson's book Silent Spring as a metaphor that 'historical amnesia allows the repetition of past mistakes...'

#Architectural #Drawings Behind Empty Building Silhouettes – #Florence

Architectural Drawings Behind Empty Building Silhouettes

Artist Nikos Gyftakis has created some of the most crazy, intricate portraits I've seen.

Artist Nikos Gyftakis has created some of the most crazy, intricate portraits I've seen.

BOVEY LEE, Sawing Waves, 2012 Cut paper, Chinese xuan (rice) paper on silk

Paper Cut Works by Bovey Lee

Lorenzo Duran Silva, 43, from Guadalajara, near Madrid, was inspired to create the delicate pieces after watching a caterpillar make holes in a leaf by eating it.:

That should rustle up interest: From a praying mantis to a skull, the amazing art made by cutting into LEAVES (that can sell for £2,400)

Lorenzo Duran Silva, 43, from Guadalajara, near Madrid, was inspired to create the delicate pieces after watching a caterpillar make holes in a leaf by eating it.:

Anna Knights - contemporary botanical paintings - botanical art - original watercolours - flower paintings - fruit paintings - vegetable paintings - limited edition giclee prints - greetings cards

Anna Knights - contemporary botanical paintings - botanical art - original watercolours - flower paintings - fruit paintings - vegetable paintings - limited edition giclee prints - greetings cards


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With only a ballpoint pen and a stack of used envelopes, London-based artist Mark Powell creates strikingly powerful portraits. I want to know the stories behind these craggy faces.

With only a ballpoint pen and a stack of used envelopes, London-based artist Mark Powell creates strikingly powerful portraits. I want to know the stories behind these craggy faces.

Emma Van Leest - if you pin or like why not pop over to her site and leave a comment?  http://www.emmavanleest.com/home/exhibitions/recent-works/

Emma Van Leest - if you pin or like why not pop over to her site and leave a comment? http://www.emmavanleest.com/home/exhibitions/recent-works/

AP Studio Art project by Sucha Chantaprasopsuk of Reavis High School - beautiful work!

AP Studio Art project by Sucha Chantaprasopsuk of Reavis High School - beautiful work!

Saatchi Art Artist: Nikos Gyftakis; oil pastel on canvas 2004 Painting "self portrait"

self portrait Painting by Nikos Gyftakis

Saatchi Art Artist: Nikos Gyftakis; oil pastel on canvas 2004 Painting "self portrait"

Mark Powell has used old envelopes to 'doodle' on, showing the evolution of reusing things to get more use out of them. The illustrations don't show the stages of growth but we can still see that this is someone who has got the most out of life and have grown to this stage in life.

Mark Powell has used old envelopes to 'doodle' on, showing the evolution of reusing things to get more use out of them. The illustrations don't show the stages of growth but we can still see that this is someone who has got the most out of life and have grown to this stage in life.

Hand-_M adzuki bean picture album - heap Sugar Networkhttp://www.duitang.com/album/511796/

Hand-_M adzuki bean picture album - heap Sugar Networkhttp://www.duitang.com/album/511796/

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