Dioramas are great, especially the grand military museum kind. However, a Trinidad-Canadian artist Talwst has gone the opposite direction and is making miniature dioramas inside vintage ring boxes.
French artist Marc Giai-Miniet's works may look like doll houses at first, but they'll give you the chills. He creates miniature boxes with gloomy old-school sci-fi laboratories, attics, libraries, storage and interrogation cells, and houses full of dusty, rusty rooms.
Not much is known about artist Kendal Murray, though one thing is clear – she’s a master of miniature sculpture. Using purses, pocket mirrors, cutlery and other household objects as foundations for her sculptures, she creates natural scenes rich with color and populates them with little posed human figurines.
In what might be a darker and more existential take on the popular children's movie Toy Story, photographer Remi Noël has created a series of images of his trip through Texas featuring a plastic Batman action figure as his only companion.
What does spilled paprika powder and planet Mars have in common? To a New Jersey-based artist Matthew Albanese, the visually similar color and texture of the two lead to creating a meticulous diorama of Mars, and then photographing it in a way that you wouldn't think it's fake. Eventually this revelation resulted in the "Strange...