Ceramicist Stephen Bowers Serves Up Parrots on Plates With His Camouflage Series

The focus of ceramicist Stephen Bowers’ Jamais Vu, a recent exhibition at Lauraine Diggins gallery, was be a remarkable dining set. Richly adorned serving, dinner and entrée plates, each displaying an Australian parrot are highlighted against a complex layering of background patterns to result in the breathtaking Camouflage Series tableware. (more…)

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There are Balloon Animals and then there are Masayoshi Matsumoto Balloon Animals.

To say that Japanese balloon artist Masayoshi Matsumoto makes Balloon Animals is an understatement at the very least. His balloon animals are more like “latex sculpture.” Made only by blowing up, twisting and tucking traditional balloons, his talent is more suited to a museum than a 4 yr old’s birthday party. (more…)

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