Posts Tagged ‘ COLOR ’

glow in the dark!

December 14, 2010

the cca and the lighthouse for the blind and visually impaired are teaming up for a one-night public art show tomorrow night called GLOW IN THE DARK. cca students nicolas colon, elliott de aratanha, david elder, ian garrison, yoojin kim, fred kolouch, blaz pirnat, robin tilby, ping zhang, and gareth spor created works to...
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comfort & class

December 3, 2010

s/s 2011 by boessert schorn. next year i hope to be running around in every one of these outfits. so comfortable, so classy! via she breathes. get it at una!
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November 28, 2010

my all-time favorite street style site, hel-looks, has been revamped! the new and improved look makes navigating the archives of fashionable fins much simpler and efficient. unlike the polished snobbery of the sartorialist and or the trendy young things caught by the facehunter, hel-looks has always documented a wide rainbow of characters who may...
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material world

November 21, 2010

nico and i recently took a fieldtrip to visit jake at the new materials resource center at the california college of the arts. jake is the overseer of this incredible collection of strange and wonderful materials, including samples of fabrics, plastics, woods, metals and materials you’ve never even seen or thought of before! the...
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party time

November 17, 2010

just finishing up painting the walls at kitsch…so sad to see the BIG THINGS murals by heidi & thomas fade into white. damn, party planning is so much work!!! the only thing i’ll do different the next time around is designate an official photographer! thanks to jen & melissa for these shots…more coming soon...
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November 9, 2010

brandi strickland‘s colorful, age-of-aquarius collages have been catching my eye on various art blogs for a while now. her site & shop, paperwhistle, is a clever way of making her work available to the masses, documenting her process and offering affordable prints and original works. when i read that she had just moved to richmond, virginia,...
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November 6, 2010

ISTANBUL! magic city, magic magic city! i was terrified to do a CELEBRATION ROOM in turkey because i had no clue how the public would react. unfamiliar with the culture, the language, the people, who knows what the street would think of some crazy american girl hanging streamers in the park?? we prepped all...
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happy diwali!

November 4, 2010

today is diwali, the hindu festival of light! although every country and region celebrates in different ways for different reasons, it’s generally known as the celebration of the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness, and the inner, transcendent reality over all “real-world” obstacles. it’s kind of a mix of christmas and new...
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October 16, 2010

bojagi!!! what a fantastic word for a fantastic object! in typical quilt-like fashion, bojagi were made from leftover scraps of fabric or old clothes, but instead of providing warmth, they were used by the average korean to wrap and carry other objects. when used as a food covering, the backside was lined with oiled...
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lines and shapes

October 3, 2010

can someone please make these into rugs for me? no, that’s too obvious– how about towels? or pillows? or tinted lenses for my sunglasses?? the colors and shapes are just perfect. paintings, drawings, and digital works by swedish artist, gudrun asling.
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