Chiharu Shiota’s “Uncertain Journey” Installation Utilizes 750,000 Meters of Thread

Japanese installation artist Chiharu Shiota is primarily known for her large-scale works of art, regularly using yarn to create huge, intricate web networks that could easily be mistaken for some kind of levitating paint. For her latest exhibition, “Uncertain Journey”, Shiota has transformed Berlin’s Blain|Southern gallery using 750,000 meters of thread from 5,000 balls of blood-red… Read More Chiharu Shiota’s “Uncertain Journey” Installation Utilizes 750,000 Meters of Thread

Celebrities without makeup captured by Chuck Close

Vanity Fair‘s Hollywood Issue shows stars without the usual layers of cover-up and expert facial shading. Julia Roberts, Brad Pitt, Scarlett Johansson and other celebrities were captured without the assistance of professional makeup artists in this rare photography series. The stars are shown through the lens of renowned artist Chuck Close who is known for… Read More Celebrities without makeup captured by Chuck Close

Nanoleaf reinvents connected lighting with innovative ‘Aurora’

Nanoleaf defined what smart lighting could bring to a connected home with the Nanoleaf Ivy. And now they’ve reinvented it with the Aurora. Available now, the Aurora gives users ultimate freedom when it comes to connected lighting. The studio describes it best, saying that Aurora was “inspired by self-expression and freedom of control for the user. It is a fixture-less… Read More Nanoleaf reinvents connected lighting with innovative ‘Aurora’