Stream of light

I came across a beautiful piece of sculpture on design boom the other day. Take a look at the work of Rolf Sachs. Rolf Sachs, Ewiger Lauf There is just a beautiful feeling about this sculpture.  The hewn trough, the rough old bucket and battered stool.  Dusty,...

Sculptural Typography

Finding the right typography for a graphic design project can take me hours.  In looking for something functional, I often get sidetracked by creative and fun ways that designers re-create alphabetic design. “Abusive Pencil” font by Scotticus Today’s...

Pouring Paint

The world is flocking to London for the Summer Olympics, and I wonder how many will wander away from the athletes to discover art? Those who find the Shizaru Gallery in Mayfair will find the work of Holton Rower. Holton Rower, Pour Pouring container after container of...

Golden Rain

We do need rain.  This time it’s not just our little corner of the Midwest, but widespread, this hot hot weather and drought. Today, Art + Com brings you a beautiful kinetic sculpture of golden raindrops. Kinetic Rain, by ART+COM ART+COM is a non-profit...

Finally Something New

I know, I seem to have dropped off the planet.  My computer work has gotten quite busy, and the gardening season has been here for a while now.  Instead of my cozy winter mornings searching out new art online, I have been making over my perennial beds, digging grass...

Metal Sculpture in Door County

I took a quick trip last week to Door County, Wisconsin, a much beloved summer destination for those around the Chicagoland area that yearn for the fresh, piney air of the North Woods. Door County is a seven mile finger of land that extends out from Wisconsin and into...