Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Imaginary Worlds Brought to Life With Unexpected Photo Combinations

Have you ever dreamt of surfing on clouds or exploring the sparkling spiral arms of the galaxy? German self-taught Photoshop expert Justin Peters visualizes these surreal fantasies in his growing portfolio of digital art. Inspired by Pablo Picasso’s quote, “Everything you can imagine is real,” Peters’ photo-manipulations merge...read more.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

This Artist Foresaw Our Digital Future in a Meadow of Dandelions

In the digital fever dream of Thomas Bayrle’s work, pixelated pictures twist and bend and resolve into fuzzily warped images. Abstract films and videos pulse with psychedelic patterns. But if Mr. Bayrle’s art seems like the ultimate in early computer design, most of the 115 works in his first major New York retrospective, “Playtime,” at the New Museum, are actually...read more.

Digital art group plants forest of light and color on Tokyo Bay

A Tokyo-based creative collective that has wowed crowds as far away as Italy and the U.S. has made a new splash at home, opening its first permanent exhibition of immersive digital art in Japan.  Read more.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Ivorian businesswoman Alice Gbelia transforming digital art in Zurich

Alice Gbelia did not envision that she would be running one of the biggest sites for African art, but one personal experience changed all that.

In her search for artworks for her house, Gbelia could not find the products that fit her style, her African heritage and her love for black pop culture.  Read more.