Archive for the ‘Art & craft.’ Category

Box of Delights.

Thursday, November 27th, 2014

New work from Carl Kleiner. Excellent, as always.

Do Not Open.

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Painted jiffy bags, you can order one here with your address on it.

Raven Row.

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Not only one of the most attractive galleries in London but the current exhibition features graphs, stamps & envelopes. Win win!

Tree bien.

Thursday, November 20th, 2014

A pencil tree! Being auctioned off for charity, by Kyle Bean.

Happy End.

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

Abandoned planes by Dietmar Eckell. We’re just not sure about the title of the series..

GRAD.

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Londons GRAD gallery has a new exhibition celebrating the experimental 1930s Russian ballet The Bolt.

Advent.

Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

Two nice advent calendars to download and print. Click the image to take you to the link.

Fan Club.

Friday, November 14th, 2014

Raw Color never fail to please, their new experiment sees them make fans with unusual shaped blades. The results are a delight.

 

Human Error.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

A series by Witchoria.

 

Cotton’s Candy.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Will Cotton’s paintings of candy floss clouds & sugary worlds are making us happy today. These houses are rather seasonal too.

A cracking carpet.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

We love We Make Carpets, do check out their oeuvre. In this example they made a carpet from fireworks, best enjoyed from afar.


 

Boom City.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Firework cross sections are almost as beautiful as the final product ignited. By Andrew Waits.


Book club.

Tuesday, November 4th, 2014

Paintings of books, and book covers, in oil. Work by Chris Bond.

Good wood.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Folded and pleated plywood by Harry Roseman.


Fake plastic trees.

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

A series of phone masts, disguised as trees, shot by Robert Voit.

Depart.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

We’re big fans of Daniel Everetts sculpture, his photo series are also delightful. This one concentrates on areas of departure in airports, stations etc.

Ribbon.

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

An epic collection of old French ribbons was discovered this morning. Here are some of our favourite spreads, click the links below for the individual books.

Velour (i) Velour (ii) Velour (iii)

Satin

Edged

Bouclé

Motifs

Tartan

Border/Chain

Mixed (i)

Mixed (ii)

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Bubble Machine.

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Jan Albers.

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Via.

Alex Morrison.

Thursday, October 9th, 2014

Fairly yum.

Textil.

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Textile designs by Austrian designers Josef Hoffmann and Koloman Moser, created in the early 20th century. Pictures via Met museum, Smithsonian & Harvard art.

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The cinemas of India.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

All from here.

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Animal carnival.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Wooden animals by Ladislav Sutnar, a Czech design hero.

Drill.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

By Rachel Whiteread.

John Pittman.

Friday, September 19th, 2014

Beautiful things by John Pittman, lots more here.