The Jealous Curator
is 'a collection of art that inspires & depresses' its proprietor
, who has been updating the site almost daily since February 2009
with series of paintings
, sculpture and mixed media
, and always
with light-hearted commentary
about what's posted.
Daniel Eatock is a London-based designer known for his conceptual approach to solving traditional client problems as well as those of his own choosing.
His projects include Spray Can Sprayed With Its Own Contents
, Fixed Pen/Signature Book
, and many others, including my favorite, One Hour Circles
, in which participants attempt to draw a circle in exactly one hour. (Compare to One Minute Circles
.) A brief interview with Eatock. Some selected work. An overview.
is a really nice web-based experimental painting programme from Slovak animator and designer Peter Blaskovic
The value of limits
, expressed through the process of a four-year-old making a painting. [more inside]
is a collection of photographs taken of the sketchbook/scrapbook of designer Wil Freeborn (and a few other tumbled bits and pieces).
who died last year at the grand age of 101, was regarded by some as the father of industrial design. Every adult in America has ridden in, ridden on, drunk out of, stored their things in, eaten off of, been costumed in, etc… and there is no going past his gorgeous pedal cars
. Some of his work can also be seen online at The Cleveland Museum of Art
... I thought about posting a link to the distinctive art style of Sam Weber
, or the 25 greatest comic book covers ever made
, or avante-garde Hungarian photographer László Moholy-Nagy
, or this collection of Russian and Ukrainian posters
--but instead, I decided to tell you all about the site where I found every one of these links: Rashomon
, a new and (thus-far) consistently interesting collection of interesting visual arts links.