Digital & Real Worlds Collide In Shawn Smith’s Pixelated Sculptures.

Shawn Smith's Pixelated Sculptures
above: detail of Shawn Smith’s Falcon

Game heads, birds, fish, other animals and fire are just a few of the subjects of Shawn Smith’s contemporary artwork. But unlike the many artists who choose to interpret these same items in realistic or impressionistic manners, artist Shawn Smith chooses to take them a step further. He combines the digital world with the real world by constructing his sculptures of wood blocks, creating three dimensional pixelated representations of animals and nature. (more…)

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See This Art Exhibit Before It Migrates. Borderland Birds By David Tomb.

There’s only a few more days to visit this amazing art exhibit/installation at the San Francisco Electric Works gallery. Borderland Birds, works on paper by David Tomb, features work inspired by Tomb’s birding trips to the borderlands of the United States and Mexico will close this Saturday, May 29th. (more…)

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Alphabet Aviaries: Shadowboxes by David Montgomery

Shadowboxes by David Montgomery

David Montgomery, an artist who studied landscape painting and sculpture in college, has had a varied artisan career. He’s created scenery, design models and props for theatre and opera, was a cabinet maker and carpenter, built historic re-creations for museum installation, created special effects, animations, and miniatures for television and cinema and crafted elaborate scale models for a high-tech firm. (more…)

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