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Baseball Card Collage

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Baseball Card Collage

Using a 22 by 21 grid of baseball cards, mosaic artist Ken Knowlton created this portrait of his grandson titled Nicholas Jensen (Little League Pitcher).  The final mosaic, created in 2002, measured 32 inches wide by 40 inches tall once completed. The further that you stand back from the image, the more recognizable the young […]

A Bird in Hand by Julie Heller

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A Bird in Hand by Julie Heller

Artist Julie Heller created this digital collage measuring 28″ by 36″ in 2008.  When you look at it up close, it appears to be a random collection of unrelated images placed haphazardly together.  Viewing the image from a distance, or squinting your eyes a bit, reveals that the individual images (a giraffe, hand, church, and […]

Anamorphic Portrait from Bernard Pras

Anamorphosis,Composite,Video 11 December 2013 0 Comments

Bernard Pras - Image #1

French artist Bernard Pras created this anamorphic portrait of Malian actor Sotigui Kouyaté using items found around the installation site.  Pras arranged items such as wood, articles of clothing, and more across the floor and a wall of a single room.  When viewed from the precise angle where the camera is setup, the full portrait […]

The Librarian by Andre Martins de Barros

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The Librarian by Andre Martins de Barros

Andre Martins de Barros started painting at the age of 15.  After serving time in the military, he decided to pursue his passion full-time to devote all of his time and energy to his art.  In his painting titled “Le Libraire” (or “The Librarian”) below, a collection of books is arranged in such a way […]

Dirty Art by Sarah Rosado

Composite 30 September 2013 0 Comments

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In the past, we have featured images made from thumb tacks, sea shells and even Post-it Notes.  Sarah Rosado, a photographer and artist based in New York, creates her images using something that you might not expect – dirt.  She calls this series of photographs “Dirty Little Secrets”.

Post-It Note Elvis

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Post-It Note Elvis

Have you ever wondered what you could do with 2,646 post-it notes and a free weekend?  You could consider making a giant portrait of Elvis on a wall in your office like Charles Mangin did. Mangin recalls that: My boss decided that we needed to do something fun and creative in one of our conference […]

Seagull Photographic Mosaic

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Seagull Photographic Mosaic

A photographic mosaic uses a series of smaller photographs to create a larger recognizable image.  The example below uses hexagon-shaped photographs of birds and other nature-related imagery.  When put together in a special way (with the help of a software program), they form a larger image of a seagull.  The seagull can be seen more […]