Tag Archive: Artist


Embedded iPad helps artist really get into his work

A painting by artist Jorge Pardo is taking work away from bull-slinging gallery explainers. The piece, which is currently showing at Art Basel in Miami, depicts an impressionist version of the artist on a slide at a water park. It comes from a photograph his daughter took and looks really cool, but that’s not the […]

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Embedded iPad helps artist really get into his work

A painting by artist Jorge Pardo is taking work away from bull-slinging gallery explainers. The piece, which is currently showing at Art Basel in Miami, depicts an impressionist version of the artist on a slide at a water park. It comes from a photograph his daughter took and looks really cool, but that’s not the […]

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Tidal artist Prince disses Apple for taking money from musicians

Apple Music may be gaining an edge over rival companies like Spotify thanks to its remuneration of artists — but in a new interview, the artist currently known as Prince inexplicably blames Cupertino for musicians making no money on the Internet. “Tell me a musician who’s got rich off digital sales,” Prince told the U.K.’s Guardian newspaper, adding that, […]

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Pencil artist makes his point with amazing new book

The art that flows from Salavat Fidai’s pencils actually never leaves the pencils. A curvy stallion, a row of circus elephants or the Eiffel Tower remain on the tips of pencils thanks to Fidai’s steady hand and patient craft knife that carves the soft lead into a sculptural symbol easily recognized in the most unexpected […]

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Jeremy Martin vying to be iPad artist of the stars

Pope Francis and Miley Cyrus have little in common. One is a spiritual leader who displays awe-inspiring compassion and the other is a hyper-sexualized pop singer who loves to display her tongue. Each carry the weight of celebrity and thus share space in a growing gallery of portraits by New York artist Jeremy Martin, whose […]

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Here’s every amazing artist you can watch free at Apple Music Festival

Apple has announced that Ellie Goulding will open its upcoming Apple Music Festival, while also confirming performances by Carrie Underwood and Mumford and Sons. Check below for the now-complete lineup of main artists who will rock the London stage for 10 days between September 19 and September 28. September 19: Ellie Goulding September 20: Take That […]

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SuicideGirls give ripoff artist a taste of his own medicine

You can spend $ 90,000 on a Richard Prince “piece of art.” Or you can get the same thing from the original source he ripped off at a 99 percent discount. Prince used screenshots of people he followed on Instagram and… Read more ›

Enterprise-ing 3D artist honors Leonard Nimoy with Mr. Spock bust

To best honor the man beloved for playing Mr. Spock, Phi Vu did what comes most logical to him. He used his talents as a 3D artist to create a bust of the late Leonard Nimoy. The result is a… Read more ›

Pencil artist works in miniature — and that’s the point

Salavat Fidai is working proof that artists need not create large pieces to make a name for themselves. Much of what he creates is no bigger than the tip of a pencil — literally. Under the glow of a single… Read more ›

Fruitdoodles artist finds banana work has mass a-peel

Stephan Brusche was bored and starting to play with his food when he made a discovery that would change his life: Bananas are nice to draw on. Graphic artists are paid to think this way, and Brusche was being urged… Read more ›