art inspired by pop culture

Animated Pop Culture Collages by Ertan Atay

Animated Collages by Ertan Atay

Turkish artist Ertan Atay began his career as a graphic designer, then segued into art direction and photography before becoming the in-house Creative Director for Turkey’s MinT Production company from 2007-2013 after which he opened his own creative agency. Having followed Instagram closely for both his job and his own interests, he had begun collecting imagery that appealed to him and in his downtime started making fun collages and collage videos on his own Instagram account, garnering several followers. (more…)

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Feminist and Anti-Trump Art That’s As Fun As It Is Furious.

Feminist and Anti-Trump Art That’s As Fun As It Is Furious.
Krog street tunnel mural in Atlanta by Liz Haywood

Trump is gross liz haywood

Like us, Atlanta-based artist and designer Liz Haywood hates Donald Trump. That’s how we found her… we saw a painting of hers shared on Instagram by who else but @wefuckinghateDonaldTrump and simply had to see more. We’re so glad we did because Liz’s original paintings and prints, many of which feature feminist messaging aimed at Trump, are infused with energy and fun. (more…)

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The FTS Paintings by Pulpbrother Couldn’t Be More Timely. (UPDATED with More!)

FTS paintings by pulpbrother

Depressed from the daily headlines, suffering from cabin-fever, worn out from arguing with those who have opposing political views or just plain tired of defending your personal PPE preferences? Artist Javier Mayoral aka Pulpbrother knows exactly how you feel and immortalizes that feeling in a series of small and hilarious paintings that sell out damn fast. (more…)

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Life With Covid in Miniature by Tatsuya Tanaka

life with covid in miniature

Photographer, writer and creator Tatsuya Tanaka, Master of the miniature narrative, has a “Stay Safe” series of his daily dinky dioramas. (more…)

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Promoting Mask-Wearing With Art by 18 Talented Artists

promoting mask wearing with art

Although there shouldn’t be any, there’s been a lot of controversy over the wearing of masks as PPE (personal protection equipment) to help protect people from contracting or spreading Covid-19. Despite the recommendations of just about every accredited scientist and medical professional, contentious examples of people who indignantly refuse to wear one are recorded on mobile phones and uploaded to twitter and instagram daily. Maybe some of these stunning examples of activist art promoting the wearing of a mask will help convince the uninformed. (more…)

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