In 2012, graffiti artist Tilt took on a project at the Au Vieux Panier Hotel in Marseille, France. Tilt was welcomed to paint a room in this hotel in his classic graffiti style. The end product is this room divided perfectly in half by Tilt’s sick graffiti and crisp white walls, which they aptly dubbed “The Panic Room”.
Chris Hadfield, who is a famous astronaut, just recently published a new book titled, You Are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes. The book features the best of thousands of photos he took from the International Space Station. Here’s a few photos featured in that book. Order it here.
Banksy seems to be hard at work as of late. Yesterday he unveiled his 3rd new piece in about a month. Banksy’s latest work is a recreation of artist Johannes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring masterpiece. Banksy substituted the pearl earring for a yellow alarm box located on the wall. The unveiling comes on the heels of a Banksy arrest hoax.
Lorraine Loots is a Cape Town artist who first started creating these miniature masterpieces as a project she dubbed “365 Postcards For Ants”, where she challenged herself to craft at least one of these insanely detailed paintings every single day for all of 2013.
I can’t even begin to imagine how long this took. Artist, Allison LaValley, covered up the scratches on her husbands GT-R with a sharpie design since he had plans to repaint the car soon anyways. Well, after she was done doing her magic, her husband liked it so much he told her to go crazy on the rest of the car. The result is pretty dope.
Plastic Cell is a company that is making high-quality limited run & one off sculptures of famous celebrities & characters. Their high-quality & intricate detail is probably why they’ve been moving pieces so fast. A lot of their most popular sculptures sold out incredibly quick. Check out all the different pieces over on their webstore.