Moleskine Doodles by Kerby Rosanes

Philippines-based illustrator Kerby Rosanes works mainly with ordinary black pens to magically illustrate his “doodle” world. The 23-year old artist considers his art as a personal hobby which turned out to be his part-time freelance work after being recognized by various design blogs, international magazines and online communities. (via My Modern Metropolis)

Honeybee Alterations

Centred around a display featuring a living beehive, Guest Workers features sculptural and 2-dimensional work based on collaboration between the artist and honeybees. Born in Marquette, Manitoba in 1937, Aganetha Dyck’s work has been exhibited in galleries and museums across Canada and in England, France and the Netherlands. Her work can be found in the…

Tattoed Pigs

Wim Delvoye started tattooing the skin of dead pigs in the early 1990s, but it was not until 1997 that the artist began to use live pigs as a canvas. In 2004, he bought a farm in a little village near Beijing where he systematically elaborated the artistic concept for his Art Farm. There, the…

A Mythology of the Unseen

The human spirit perpetually unfolds like a wavy veil, frail but confident, with a fragile but tenacious persistence in its sinuous movement. For every new part which is revealed through this curvy progression, another one becomes hidden, partially distorted and eventually forgotten, unreachable, such as the foregone realities of our origin. For, in this case,…

Jeff Bark Photography

Born 1963, Duluth, Minnesota, Jeff Bark lives and works in New York. Bark’s series of elaborately constructed photographs depict contemporary urban motifs, such as the debris of American consumerism with an opulent, Dutch master quality of light and tone. Bark creates mysterious tableau, exploring exterior and interior, myth and desire. This photos are from Dazed,Abandon and…

The Photo Ark

National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore has spent the past ten years working on a massive project to document the world’s biodiversity, called the Photo Ark. The April issue ofNational Geographic magazine features Sartore’s portraits. Over the past decade, he has photographed more than 5,600 animals and says he won’t stop…

Animal Soul by Robert Bahou

Robert Bahou write in his site: ‘I have a fascination with making images that not only my eyes see, but also my mind. For me it’s not about capturing a specific moment, it’s about making a moment, making an image that otherwise will not exist. I was born and raised in Amman, and much of…

Albino Animals: All-White Gallery

Albinism is a congenital disorder characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes due to absence or defect of tyrosinase, a copper-containing enzyme involved in the production of melanin. Albinism results from inheritance of recessive genealleles and is known to affect all vertebrates, including humans. While an organism with complete absence of melanin is called an albino an organism with only…

Jillian Lochner’s Photography

Some time ago, it happened that I’ve seen some of the Jillian Lochner’s advertising photos. I was intrigued, but I never expected to find in his portfolio a production so different from his more commercial photos. Especially, I’m referring to his animals still lives that are true masterpieces of cleanliness and composition. I love them…

Serpens. The Snakes by Mocafico

What animal has inspired as much dread, as many legends, indeed, as much revulsion and terror as the snake? Demon, divinity, sacred animal protector, ancestor – the nature and importance of this creature’s role has changed throughout history. Among the 2,700 known species, few are dangerous, let alone lethal, to humans, but prejudices run deep.…

India Song by Karen Knorr

Karen Knorr was born in Frankfurt am Main, Germany and was raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico in the 1960s. She finished her education in Paris and London. Karen has taught, exhibited and lectured internationally, including at Tate Britain, Tate Modern, The University of Westminster, Goldsmiths, Harvard and The Art Institute of Chicago. She studied…

Artists and Their Cats

Pablo Picasso, Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo, so many great artists have one very furry thing in common: cats. Gathered here for the first time by editor Alison Nastasi are behind-the-scenes stories of more than 50 famous artists and their feline friends. From Salvador Dali’s pet ocelot Babou to John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s menagerie of…

Menagerie by Rachel Graves

I gained a BA in Photography from Nottingham Trent University in 2008, and an MA in Art History with Distinction from the University of Nottingham in 2012. I work with a variety of lens based media. While interested in exploring assumptions about what photographs can be, I am equally happy experimenting with ‘obsolete’ processes and…

Pirelli Calendar by Peter Beard, 2009

Pirelli Calendar 2009 by Peter Beard. Location: Botswana. Models: Malgosia Bela • Mariacarla Boscono • Emanuela de Paula • Isabeli Fontana • Randal Moore • Lara Stone • Daria Werbowy ‘Born in 1938 in New York City, raised in New York City, Alabama, and Bayberry Point, Islip, Long Island, Peter Beard kept diaries at an early…

Wild Cockatoos by Leila Jeffreys

Leila Jeffreys “As a child I was always enamoured with animals, I saw them as ‘people’ which is how I formed a relationship with them from a very young age. As I’ve grown, I’ve watched the human population explode worldwide so I wanted to remind us all about the ‘little people’ that also share the…

Cravendale Catnapped

Fans of Wieden + Kennedy’s Cravendale ad Cats With Thumbs will be delighted to hear that the brand has this week released a follow-up, which sees Bertrum Thumbcat plotting to brainwash all the milkmen… The ad is directed by Traktor, and sees Bertrum and his team of catnappers using their opposable thumbs to kidnap milkmen and convert…