Modern Art Placemats Turn Fine Art Into Food & Win Gold Design Award

Mumok Museum placemats

Erwin Bauer of Bauer Concept and Design created a series of smart, conceptual and functional placemats, shot by photographers Janto Lenherr and Michael Stobl for Vienna’s Mumok Museum of Modern Art Restaurant and hotels. Each design interpreted a famous modern artist’s work as food on a plate, which was then photographed. (more…)

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The Best, The Worst & The Weirdest Art Inspired By Michael Jackson

I know that thousands of people are mourning the loss of MJ, Michael Jackson, aka Jacko/ The King of Pop/ The Gloved One and are paying tribute with original artwork, most of which is amateur and simply awful. You can view many of those by simply searching on Flickr, Deviant Art and Google images. (more…)

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Still Worshipping Warhol: DVF, Maharishi, Steiff, CB2 and More Make Andy Warhol Products

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Andy Warhol, despite no longer being with us, continues to decorate the world with his iconic images adorning everything from luggage to beachwear. For the past decade, several manufacturers and designers have collaborated with the world’s best known pop-artists’ foundation to create products for the home and fashion for the body. And the collabs just keep coming. (more…)

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