He Redefines Beauty By Turning Something We Find Ugly Into Incredible Artwork

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It seems like the accepted approach to letting strangers know you’re offended by their dirty windshields is to emblazon them with choice four-letter words. While I’m totally into that, what Scott Wade does to his windows when they’re dirty is so much better (and certainly way less malicious). The artist, who grew up along a […]

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This Artist Went On A Drug-Induced Journey To Push The Boundaries Of His Process

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Innumerable works of art are born in the space between the boundaries we’re told to stand behind and the ones that even the most daring creators rarely pass. An experimental artist who knows what it means to push those boundaries is San Francisco-based graphic designer Brian Pollett. One series called Binge emphasizes the artist’s insatiable […]

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Plenty Of Artists Use Paper, But His Approach To The Medium Is Completely Unique

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For thousands of artists, having stacks of paper on hand is essential, since it’s pretty easy to burn through hundreds of sheets before projects even get off the ground. But some creators center their careers around using standard materials in unconventional ways. Instead of using sheets of paper as canvases, a few artists out there […]

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Body Marbling Is The Newest Body Art Trend, And You Have To See It In Action

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We’ve seen plenty of incredible body art here on ViralNova, but this new trend is in a league of its own. And if you’re into nail art, you’ve probably seen one iteration of it before. The technique goes by the name of body marbling, and it took the festival scene by storm earlier this year. […]

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This Artist Sculpts Eerily Realistic Dolls…And He Does It From The Inside Out

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When it comes to creating lifelike portraits and sculptures, knowledge of anatomy is important. It’s not enough to draw or mold what you see on the surface. In order to create exact likenesses, you have to know what people look like underneath it all — and you have to dig all the way to the […]

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He Channelled Tim Burton’s Creepiness To Recreate Characters We All Know And Love

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When it comes to developing signature styles, most artists start by standing on the shoulders of proverbial giants. When artistic signatures are born, they’re shaped by the influence of creators past before they become giants themselves, at which point the cycle begins again. And that’s what makes Los Angeles-based artist Andrew Tarusov’s signature style — […]

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When This Artist Turns Off The Lights In His Studio, His Paintings Don’t Disappear

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTAT_ATF’); }); When the light goes out, your paintings on the wall go right along with it. That could have a little something to do with why museums spend lots of money and even more time perfecting the lighting that shines over their exhibits. But what if those works could be seen in […]

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