art inspired by pop culture

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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Garden of Eames: Shell Chairs as Art by Chris LaBrooy

Eames Shell Chairs as Art

Garden Of Eames is an ongoing project by artist Chris LaBrooy in which he reimagines, remixes and reinvents the well known Mid-Century Modern Classic shell chair designed by Charles Eames to create Eames Shell Chairs Art of new objects and artworks. (more…)

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Pandemic Loteria Is Here And It’s Mucho Bueno.

Pandemic Loteria game

We’ve been chomping at the bit for a Coronavirus-related game and thankfully artist Rafael Gonzalez Jr. has come to the rescue with his pandemic-themed version of the Mexican bingo game, Loteria. The tongue-in-cheek version alters the game’s original iconography and replaces it Covid-19 related ones drawn by Rafael. The Texas-based artist’s version of Pandemic Loteria includes 37 cards, 10 boards and is available for purchase. (more…)

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25 of The Best Coronavirus-Inspired Murals From All Over The World

coronavirus inspired murals

These Coronavirus-Inspired Murals are proof that the Coronavirus Pandemic and the resulting “Stay at Home” orders are not without their upside. The bear population in Yosemite has quadrupled, noise pollution is down, the air in Los Angeles, Paris and Tokyo is cleaner than ever and even the waters, now undisturbed, are clearer. In addition to those temporary benefits, the Covid-19 virus has inspired street artists all over the world to paint. (more…)

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Minimalist Art of Celebs Depicts Social Distancing Via Face Time

Social Distancing by Seanadraws

Social Distancing by Seanadraws. Los Angeles based multi-talented artist Seana Corcoran has not wasted her quarantined captivity for a minute. The Canadian-born Creative Director/Painter/Illustrator/Graphic Designer/Art Director has been busy whipping up this fabulous series of digital art that depicts “Social Distancing” using her wonderful minimalist renderings of celebrities (more…)

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Wedgie: Hand-painted Door Stops Inspired By Pop Culture Icons

Wedgie Door Stops

Wedgies are hand-painted wooden door stops inspired by the likenesses of well-known musicians, artists and other pop culture icons. Making them even more attractive is the fact that the door stops are made and hand-painted by men and women in Sri Lanka’s rural areas as part of an ethical incentive plan. (more…)

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