... a symmetrical doodling program, like drawing with strands of silk. (previously
Facepaint in Motion
(dozens of flickr videos of facepaint artist James Kuhn.)
, realist sculptor, has a couple of interesting videos on Youtube ... one shows the effects of the aging process
, another shows the effects of meth
, and a third shows the effects of insanity
. [more inside]
Finalists for the first-ever Vimeo Awards,
culled form over 6500 submissions, these are the 45 finalist films in 9 categories.
Interesting update on Maxon Crumb,
fascinating guru brother of counterculture cartoonist Robert Crumb
of images people have made using a program called zBrush
. (some images nsfw)
~ Made by an anonymous French artist, this series of sculptures of kama sutra positions was supposedly exhibited at the Chambéry Modern Art Museum (Musée d'Art et d'Histoire) recently. Now you can virtually walk around them. Reminscent of that sculpture of Britney giving birth on a bearskin. But are they real? *NSFW* (Note: FLASH)
lets you animate a variety of avatars. [note: shockwave, nudity]
does all of her work with a black ball point pen on notebook paper.
On Friday, September 2nd, artist Mary Coble will subject herself to a marathon tattoo session that could make a career Marine wince. Beginning at 6 p.m. and likely continuing until dawn the next day, a tattoo artist will etch 400 names of victims of the nation's gay, bisexual and transgender hate crimes into the artist's back, legs and arms. And we're all invited to watch
The Lotus Eater
... a creepy gallery that has a flash
interface that doesn't actually suck.
... create and playback doodles, online. The doodle linked here is of Clint Eastwood (kinda). [note: flash] via j-walk
--- an interactive portfolio. Part puzzle, part artwork. I can't tell you what the payoff is because I got stuck on, like, the 5th page. [note: flash]
is another online art collective. This time, the artists specialize in using 3D rendering tools. (Note: some images may not be safe for work.)
... an online, international community of digital artists, specializing mostly, it seems, in moody and dark post-modern imagery.
I don't know anything at all about this band, but I think their posters are pretty cool.