Belgian artist Hans Op de Beeck creates contemplative installations that blur the line between reality and make-believe. With children as his muse, Op de Beeck explores the imagination and innocence of his subjects. This thought-provoking theme is particularly perceptible in My bed a raft, the room the sea and then I laughed some gloom in me. This life-sized, monochrome sculpture depicts a young girl deep in slumber.
Last year, Culturespaces introduced us to the Atelier des Lumières.
Using synchronized beams of light, two Finnish artists have created a powerful commentary on the rising sea levels that threaten...
Nearly three years ago, Benjamin Von Wong made the shift from the title of photographer to social impact artist that only engaged in projects that have an “impact component” to them. Since that time, he’s paired a mission-driven career with his creative abilities and produced projects that are both visually striking and encourage societal change.
Translated to “golden joinery,” Kintsugi is the art of repairing cracked pottery with glistening seams of gold.
Japanese art and tech studio teamLab calls itself a collective that “explores a new relationship between humans and the world...
To artistic duo Thomas Granseuer and Tomislav Topic, better known as Quintessenz, “color is content.” This polychromatic approach to form is emphasized in Carme Genesis, a recent installation that fills the empty space in an old church with a suspended spectrum of hues. Quintessenz created Carme Genesis for C.A.R.M.E, an arts center and exhibition space based in a former church.
Artist Doug Aitken reflects the beauty of the Swiss Alps in his latest installation called Mirage Gstaad.
Indian street artist DAKU recently unveiled an immersive shadow art installation in Panjim, Goa.
In his piece, Man and the Mind, poet Shofi Ahmend calls the Garden of Eden “the heavens’ wonder.” This lyrical description of the mythical site struck a chord with Pamela Tan, whose immersive installation, Eden, embodies these ethereal words. In her practice, Tan toes the line between several creative practices, including art, architecture, and design.
In celebration of some of the most influential figures from Bronx history, Brooklyn-based artist Rico Gaston has recently unveiled his...
The annual Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival transforms the city in northeastern China’s Heilongjiang province into a frozen winter wonderland.