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Category: Art


Underground city at Ms Dockville.

‘As I came [to the site] first, that’s what I found: endless meadow, trees and blue sky.
Not exactly what I play with usually. So I decided to cut open the idyll, and pretend
there is no endless meadow, but only rooftop-gardens of the disgust underneath.

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Giacomo Bagnara

Land art, drawings and even more…

I progettisti

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Tatzu Nishi

I’m kind of ‘internalizing the exterior’ (and externalization of the interior).
in the middle of consumer culture, my act of packaging not only integrates exterior elements into interior settings,
but addresses the privatization of public spaces. historical monuments or public constructions are turned into decorative
items of the private space — I see it as ‘implementing exclusiveness’ — superficially advocating openness.
it reflects the present situation of power issues in the realm of public space. for example,
in parks, benches are fitted with extra armrests to prevent people from using them for sleeping,
public monuments are covered by advertisements…
 Tatzu Nishi, Designboom.

L’artista giapponese Tatzu Nishi ha iniziato a operare negli anni ’90, realizzando degli spazi di condivisione fuori scala e completamente separati dal contesto che li circonda, adiacenti alle opere pubbliche di tutto il mondo. Read the rest of this entry »

Abigail Reynolds

Cut and tiled vintage book plates.

Universal now.

Relief sculptures using found photographs of the same place taken at different times.

St Johns Chapel 1979 / 1984 (2010) 21.5 x 14cm Cut and tiled vintage book plates

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A catalogue of street art techniques

12- 17 Aprile, Public Design Festival 2011, Milano.

Progetto: The G. Canyon in a crack.

A Catalogue of street art techniques è un progetto del duo The G. Canyon in a crack e sarà presente al Public Design Festival 2011 organizzato da Esterni. Read the rest of this entry »


Luis Dourado.

Digital collage / Paper Manipulation
Porto/Berlin, Portugal/Germany, 2010.

"Untiled Map1"

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Linear Empires

Mary Iverson.

"Bagley Lake with Containers," 48 x 60 inches, oil on canvas, 2010

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Levi van Veluw


Landscape I | 120x100cm & 60x50cm | 2008

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Sarah McKenzie

Building Code

3, 16" x 24" Oil and Acrylic on Canvas 2010

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