“I like the idea of these people bumbling around the world and having fun, and not taking life too seriously.” At first, I was just looking for images without copyrights on them! It was maybe a few months into Scorpion Dagger when I realized that I kept going back to the Renaissance art, and started thinking that maybe there was something [...]
The Hunger Games meme has been released. And as a cultural touchstone it had to fall on others. Barbie stars in her own trailer for the film. And she brings along some of her friends.
According to Merriam Webster the definition of SOLIPSISM is: a theory holding that the self can know nothing but its own modifications and that the self is the only existent thing; also : extreme egocentrism In Andrew Huang's version, which won Special Jury Prize at the Slamdance Film Festival 2012, we get a chance to see his [...]
JR is a French conceptual artist who works in the streets hanging massive photos in public spaces. His art has transcended the streets with shows at Tate Modern and Centre Pompidou. In 2011 he won a TED prize, and Forbes Magazine has featured him in their 30 Under 30. At mixingreality we love him too, and have written about his [...]
The creatives at Holstee have tapped into something. Their manifesto for life seems to have ignited a subculture to remember that: Life is short. Live your dream and share your passion. (it has been viewed over 50,000,000 times!) In keeping with the vibe of their graphic, (which is available as an 18×24″ poster printed [...]
It's Friday, and we wanted to send you into the weekend with something playful and well-executed. Designer Alessandro Novelli's Alphabet 2 is a video experiment in developmental spelling. Each character represents the meaning of the word itself. Playing with different techniques and materials, the scale is focused on [...]
Moritz Oberholzer is a director and editor from London and Zurich. This little piece of London from a bus made us miss the place just a little more than usual.
According to the saying, we can only predict two things in life: death and taxes. Katsuyo Aoki's Predictive Dreams tend to be prescient of the former. Though the remnants of this death are a tad more elegant than one imagines our actual skeletal remains. Based on historical backgrounds, ideas, myths, and allegories, the work makes us stop [...]
We love street art here at mixingreality. So when a friend sent us Banksy's new doc, we had to check it, and now we have to share. Without further ado, (though you might want to skip to :55) Banksy's The Antics Roadshow:
Ranging from the musical and visual wonder of oscillating guitar strings to cameos carved from the creamy center of Oreo cookies, last month's top posts are eclectic, though with one consistent thread, almost all of them are art oriented. Thank you for continuing to surprise us with your enthusiasm and support. This month, we will be [...]