Bill Durgin’s incredible ‘Figure Studies’ series transcends traditional photography into sculpting a piece of art with one’s camera. The images are the result of complex arrangements of the body parts which require extreme flexibility and contortion by the model to achieve an “austere effect contortion.” Bill Durgin received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Tufts [...]
Self-portraits by Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat will star in contemporary-art auctions in London set to raise at least 72.5 million pounds ($116 million). Sotheby’s, Christie’s International and Phillips de Pury & Co.’s sales come as contemporary-art dealers look for price rises. Worldwide auctions slumped more than 50 percent in 2009. The once-booming [...]
Alberto Mielgo is a Spanish born artist with a broad range of work as both a painter and graphic designer. He currently lives in London were he works as an art director, animator, painter and designer various companies around the globe. To learn more about Alberto Mielgo and view additional work, please visit his site [...]
If you are a beginner sculptor and looking for resources, Adam Reeder has just finished his Beginning Figure Sculpting DVD and is available for purchase through his site at www.studiorealism.com. Be sure to check it out!
Gallery Nucleus Presents: Poster Peepshow: The Art of the Pin up February 05, 2011 – February 28, 2011 Opening Reception: February 05, 2011(7 pm - 11 pm) Alhambra, CA – The pin up girl is sweet, yet equally a seductress, flirty as well as sexy, naïve but secretly naughty. She embodies sensuality, youth, fun, and [...]
Adam Reeder has just set up his new figure sculpting resource site, studiorealism.com. The site contains helpful tips for both artists and sculptors, figure references, video demos, and other excellent resources. Be sure to check out Adam's personal website as well at adamreeder.com
... San Francisco--“Facebook Is Dead” was an article 247wallstreet.com posted Dec 15, 2008. That story was dead wrong. Yet, if you were to say that about marketing using Facebook today, you might be right. Marketing budgets for social media in 2011 are set to see record levels. However, as those budgets rise, the [...]
Google has just soft-launched its latest browser experiment, the Google Body Browser, which is basically Google Earth for the human body. Think of it as a three-dimensional, multi-layered browser version of those Visible Man/Woman model kits. Or a virtualized version of Slim Goodbody, if you will. Google showed off the app at the [...]