This week I have met with and interviewed both of the agencies that did the design for Norways new banknotes. The design is not only pretty to look at, some of the details also have a hidden message!
The backsides of Norway's controversial new banknotes, to be released in 2017, feature color palettes that look like digitally blurred versions of the images found on the fronts of the bills.
In her "Plastic Classics" series, British artist Jane Perkins uses almost anything she can find – buttons, plastic toys, LEGO pieces, etc. - to re-create recognizable iconic paintings like DaVinci's Mona Lisa and portraits of stars like Albert Einstein and Nelson...
Don't get scared, your computer's not pixelated. This is just some amazing Lego art done by a Tumblr member. His page "Lego Albums" is dedicated to famous album covers that have been turned into 40"x40” Lego grids.
It's never too late to learn. 97-year-old World War II veteran Hal Lasko, who is now legally blind, proves this by creating a series of stunningly detailed pixel paintings on his '95 Microsoft Paint. Hal, also known as Grandpa, only discovered...
Can’t solve the Rubik’s cube? Don’t worry, because there’s a much cooler way to use it! Pete Fecteau used 4,242 officially licensed Rubik’s Cubes to create a mosaic of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The construction process took a little over...
Christian Faur is a Granville, Ohio based artist who uses hundreds of thousands of individual crayons to produce a single, pixelated image. While at first sight his art looks really stunning, I find his technique not artistic at all...