Category Archives: colour

Crocheted Alligator

First, please allow a side note, quite personal one. I am lately involved quite much into bringing to live a urban knitting project where I live. I don’t want to be over enthusiastic, but please keep fingers crossed it goes … Continue reading

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The Painted Village of Zalipie

This time something from this little corner of the world. I hope – equally as interesting and charming as other wonders of the wide world. Zalipie is a village in southeastern Poland, 68 km east of the regional capital Kraków … Continue reading

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Zig-zaging city streets

A duo of Swiss artists Sabina Lang and Daniel Baumann, who work together as Lang-Baumann bring unexpected visuals to public spaces. One of their trademark projects are bright painted zig-zag patterns that contrasts with the urban surroundings. The artists have already prepared seven … Continue reading

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Falling Garden

This beautiful and peaceful installation was created by contemporary Swedish artists Gerda Steiner and Jörg Lenzlinger for 50th Biennial of Venice in 2003. In their work the artists design site-specific installations that envelop the viewer—epically and exquisitely. Falling Garden is a world in which botanical … Continue reading

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Rubik’s cube in urban space

We probably all know the Rubik’s cube and I am constantly amazed at how people master the skill of solving this little puzzle in astonishing time. But this is probably the first and also biggest Rubik cube which become a … Continue reading

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Combining the pleasant with the obligatory

Going to school isn’t always fun. Just as school buildings aren’t, too, very frequently. I know that this is changing, especially in the recent years, with children-friendly and education-friendly architecture, innovative solutions that make the learning more pleasant an attractive … Continue reading

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Cyclops, Frog Woman, Astronaut

“Cyclops, Frog Woman, Astronaut” is a mural on Martinique island, in Caraïbes by artist Remed. In November 2013 he visited the island to take part in the first biennale of Contemporary Art there. The mission was to create a mural of  more or … Continue reading

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One million stars

Something of hope for the last day of the year. And I do not necessarily mean the one million stars and fireworks that will light up the skies all over the world today (at the time this post is published … Continue reading

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A Sun of Thread

Eric Rieger aka HOT TEA some time ago completed this massive installation at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts in Minneapolis, USA. Titled Letting Go, the piece uses 84 miles of colored string that forms the artist’s interpretation of the sun. In a statement about … Continue reading

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Colouring the distant places 2

Just to remind everyone that street art is not only a domain of well-developed, rich, highly urbanized countries -let’s travel to India this time. AEC from the artistic Ukrainian duo Interesni Kazki has done this piece on the streets of … Continue reading

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