Hole in the Dyke
9733 EH Groningen
Alexa is blurring the lines between illusion and reality by actually painting the subject itself as a part of the painting.
Fri, April 02, 2010 - 11:24
Berlin based and German artist Hans Hemmert is using air as part of his latest work.
Wed, March 24, 2010 - 12:01
H5 is also known from 'The Child', a cult video for font lovers and graphic designers created by Antoine Bardou-Jacquet for the french dj Alex Gopher in 2005.
Tue, March 23, 2010 - 11:59
“Logorama,” which won this year’s Oscar for Best Animated Short Film, is a movie made up entirely of logos. Written and directed by H5’s Francois Alaux, Herve de Crecy and Ludovic Houplain, “Logorama” is a 16-minute animated crime story that takes place in Los Angeles. Logos are the landscape, the heroes and villains of the film. Here part1 and part2
French street artist Zilda uses both paint and pasting techniques to create classical works that blend extraordinary well into the romantic backdrop of old Europe. The latest entries come from the city of Lisbon. Zilda:
" It is essential to know the social and architectural stratification of a city, to get familiar with its streets, its quarters, and to view that urban setting as a constraint that stimulates the staging of my ideas. 'Spotting the city' amounts to approaching it like an open-air museum where each wall constitutes a hypothetic painting, a backdrop already developing its own aesthetics and organization of colors and materials."
Mon, March 08, 2010 - 2:08
Sydney gets naked for Spencer Tunick.
More than 5,000 people have shed their clothing on the steps of the Sydney Opera House to pose for a photograph by the American artist Spencer Tunick.
Sun, March 07, 2010 - 6:33
Media-festival Sonic Acts XIII invests the value of space and the influence of space and architecture on humans in these technological times. "The Poetics of Space" can be seen and heard on six locations in the inner city of Amsterdam from 25 until 28 February 2010.
Wed, March 03, 2010 - 12:14
Leo & Pipo
Leo & Pipo paste anonymous historical figures to add character and personality to the city of Paris.
Wed, February 24, 2010 - 1:02
Art instead of advertisement
A project called "How Many Billboards? Art in Stead" is replacing billboard ads with works of art, presented simultaneously in Los Angeles in February and March 2010. (Photo's by Gerard Smulevich)
Wed, February 24, 2010 - 12:44
More than words alone
The question Afghanistan has dominated the news in recent days - here are images of the country and its' conflict taken over the last month. This is part of an ongoing monthly series on Afghanistan.
Sat, February 20, 2010 - 11:00
Just discovered these great photo-collages by Daniel Gordon. Check them out!