In the desert near Joshua Tree, California, there stands a 70-year-old homestead cabin that isn't all there. The ethereal cabin is part of an outdoor art installation by artist Phillip K. Smith III called Lucid Homestead. To give the cabin its striking appearance, the artist replaced strips of the wall with mirrors and the windows...
Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama's incredible "Infinity Mirrored Room – The Souls of Millions of Light Years Away" and "Love Is Calling" installations create the appearance of endless, near-boundless space by creating cubic rooms in which every surface, except the viewer and a small standing platform, is mirrored.
Patrick Blanc makes grey city walls blossom with his unique vertical garden installations. This particular one is scheduled to be inaugurated on September 10th (today) as part of the Paris Design Week, running from September 9th to 15th.
American artist Liza Lou spent 5 years creating this Kitchen and Backyard installation, placing every single bead separately with tweezers. When she was done, even the tiniest piece in the kitchen was given a shiny bead surface.
You probably remember the beautiful roof of Floating Umbrellas that covered the streets in Agueda, Portugal last year - seeing how much everybody loved the idea, Sextafeira Produções set up this installation this year again!
If you came across this artwork at the exhibition center, you might think you've stumbled upon a pile of garbage – but as soon as you find the right angle, the whole thing comes into focus as a very impressive anamorphic portrait of Malian actor Sotigui Kouyate.
What may look like a series of unearthly photo-manipulations, is more real than it looks! Moscow-based physician Leonid Tishkov is actually traveling the world with his own personal moon.
Germany-based artist Heike Weber needs only two tools in her work: permanent markers and endless patience. The artist decorates large spaces by tracing thousands of loopy lines on the walls, floor, and sometimes even the ceiling. Some of her installations measure around 5000 ft!
In order to address the problem of over consumption, Chinese artist Ai Weiwei created a giant bicycle installation made of 760 individual bikes. The installation is currently being exhibited in San Gimignano's Galleria Continua, Italy, through February 16.
All those who attended the 2012 Archstoyanie arts and music festival in Russia had a chance to enjoy a record-breaking 170 ft long trampoline, installed in the midst of the woods. The "Fast track" trampoline was designed by Maarja Kask, Karli Luik and Ralf Lõoke from Estonia-based Salto design agency. Even though it sounds...
Sometimes an ordinary wooden fence around a construction site might dictate a new idea for an artist - and that's exactly what happened to a Brazilian Henrique Oliveira, who had this view for two years out his studio window. Inspired by the pictorial aspect of plywood, he created huge organic wooden sculptures from plywood, fencing...