An Escape kit is a ticket from job to job in the industry I work in. Join me on my journey to find work that I wish I put in my kit and share the work you put in yours.
Brazilian graffiti artists Os Gemeos who were invited to the Vancouver Biennale to turn six multi-story silos on Granville Island into their trademark ‘Giants.’ The murals on the 70-foot towers are now the largest paintings ever attempted by the pair, an astounding feat considering Os Gemeos completely donated a month of their time to create the non-profit art project.
Quilled Paper Illustrations
Paper artist and graphic designer Yulia Brodskaya creates amazing pieces of art completely out of paper.
Antique landscape dinner plates
Helsinki-based artist Caroline Slotte manipulates artwork found on acquired antique ceramics to create layered landscapes and isolated images.
Gorgeous pencil on paper illustrations by Violaine & Jeremy, a design and illustration studio based in Paris.
British photographer Tony Hammond fills his Instagram account with stark photos that he’s shot with his iPhone that feature minimalist compositions and stark contrasts. For more of his work check out his Instagram.
American artist Phillip K Smith III (Previously) for this year’s Coachella festival, created an installation of shiny cuboids that by day provided a series of mirrors, but by night were transformed into neon towers of light
Photographer Léo Caillard has created a series of photographs that has classic sculptures dressed as hipsters.
Singapore-based artist Keng Lye renders beautiful scenes of fish, turtles and other aquatic animals on to repurposed containers using acrylic paint.
Artist Lauren Tickle uses US currency to create accessories as an experiment in the concepts of value and adornment.
Paper artist Maude White cuts meticulous depictions of birds, people, leaves and other compositions embedded with hidden scenes and stories. Each piece can involve thousands of minute cuts giving the works an extreme feel of density and texture.
Photographer Michael Raziano took a bunch of retro postcards from San Francisco and blended them into their original locations.
French artist Le Cyklop has created quirky mini-figures spray painted on street poles in France.
Tornadoes of Light
Martin Kimbell is a photographer from England who utilizes LEDs and long exposure techniques to create airborne light forms that seem like trails of otherworldy spacecraft.
The Great Traveling Art Exhibit
UK artist Ben Long has created a series of elaborate drawings on dirty rear shutters of trucks.
UK Artists Irony & Boe have created a great collection of humongous animals throughout the streets of London.