Thus, just as the artist creates a work of art, so the viewer re-creates it by responding to its inherent ambiguity. The extent of the beholder's contribution depends on the degree of ambiguity in the work of art. From The Age of Insight

A total of 54 models including Joan Smalls, Candice Swanepoel, Karolina Kurkova, and Frida Gustavsson are superimposed into iconic works of art dating all the way back to pre-Renaissance. Each of these show cards will be sent out to runway casting directors and designers as they pick and...

I have finally found an artwork that mirrors a work of art! Remember the shoes by Andreia Chaves from one of our previous post ? Possibly a work that had influenced the designer? Superficial, 2004, Mirror, glue, cement, Vosges, Alsace, France Since the 1990s, Michel de Broin 's witty...

Word on the streets of is that Lady Gaga is rumoured to be considering creating a collection for Alexander Mcqueen to celebrate Lee's life. With her space girl chic and riot of revealing outfits, this singer-songwriter has been seen sporting many Mcqueen designs over the years – we all...

We recently came across the work of Su Blackwell an amazing artist that creates spectacular paper models from old books. Using books she personally selects from second hand books shops the artist then spends months cutting and slicing each one of these books into a work of art. Here are...

I just came back from the McQueen Met exhibit and if you're within reach it's a must see. I had never seen the designs in person before and seeing them in person is a whole different experience. Editors often say you need to see the clothe in person and it is especially true with a McQueen...

Consisting of 30 one-off designs, the collection of scarves has been adapted from Hirst's famous Entomology series of butterflies, bugs, spiders and other insects that have been worked to form kaleidoscopic geometric shapes, laid out to create the signature McQueen skull motif. If that...

"One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art" - Oscar Wilde Gustav Klimt - The Three Ages of Woman 1905 Mosaic colours, sinuous forms and decorative details Pablo Picasso - The Dream 1932 Simple shapes and blocks of bright, youthul colours Ernst Ludwig Kirchner -...

the topic of perfect juxtapositions, these briar root bracelets lined in silver, by chicago-based metalsmith, gillion carrara, combine natural and industrial elements, and are so stunning, they are works of art . ....

On March 19, Sotheby's New York will hold its Indian, Himalayan & Southeast Asian Works of Art sale featuring a selection of museum-quality works with impressive provenances. The auction is led by the important and historic Tamashige Tibet Collection, which includes more than 45 examples of...

 

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