Lily Archive

Footballers in Full Color by Asja Jung

Painter Asja Jung gives a new take on portraying sports celebrities and giving it her own flair. In her series of works titled “Neighbors,” NFL players are shown in traditional football movies such as mid-air tackles, scrimmages, and high catches but had the added flair of vibrant and striking colors. Asja marries craftsmanship and sportsmanship […]

Insect Art by Chris Brand and Evan Skrederstu

People normally hate creepy crawlers such as insects and roaches. Most of the time these little creatures are sent to oblivion at a swat of a slipper. But all is different for these two insect-loving artists Chris Brand and Evan Skrederstu. While painting mural in Los Angeles a decade ago, they accidentally sprayed color to some […]

The Perfect Unexpected Moments by Tao Liu

Amateur photographer Tao Liu became an overnight sensation for his photos in China. Tao’s photographs depict humor and fun on China’s issues such as commercialism and urban expansion. His photos are a good example of capturing the perfect moment at the right places. From comparing kids on strollers and elderly on strollers, to a dog’s […]

You Are What You Eat by Alejo Malia

Ever heard of the saying “You are what you eat?” Spanish illustrator and graphic designer Alejo Malia takes it to heart and literally with his new designs that depicts food in different forms. Alejo shows culinary favorites such as donuts, pancakes, waffles and sushi. Also included are favorite sweets such as cookies and strawberry creams […]

Tattooed Porcelain Dolls by Jessica Harrison

Scotland-based artist Jessica Harrison makes a different take on your grandmother’s porcelain dolls. The dolls have their staple grace and beauty, but Jessica adds an edgy style to it with sailor tattoos covering their arms and necks. She studied sculpture in the Edinburgh College of Arts and one of her focus in her works is […]

Ancient Trees Photography by Beth Moon

Photographer Beth Moon has spent 14 years traveling and searching for ancient trees to photograph. Here, she showcases the beauty and majesty of trees that might be as old as our ancestors or even beyond. Based in San Francisco, Beth believes these trees have a greater significance in reminding people, especially today, that the focus […]

Adventures of a Sleeping Baby by Stephanie Er

New mother Stephanie Er photographs her newborn baby Ara in the most adorable way. What mother wouldn’t? But it’s interesting how Stephanie does it because she takes shots while baby Ara is asleep! From outer space to having tea with a lion, baby Ara is seen in different ways as her mother uses household products […]

First Ever Underwater City Gets a Design from Japan

Japan takes living on Earth a little further as Shimizu Corporation, a leading civil engineering, architectural and general contracting firm, revealed the design for the first ever underwater city in the world. No longer should we wait to find the hidden underwater city that is the Atlantis as Japan will make the city possible. Called […]

Sleuk Rith Institute by Zaha Hadid

Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid celebrates the cultural richness of Cambodia’s Sleuk Rith Institute in this amazing wooden architecture project. Located in Phnom Penh, the Sleuk Rith Institute serves as a  genocide memorial, research center and graduate school. Zaha Hadid’s design breaks away from the traditional memorials and re-imagines the space to embody the aim of […]

Starbucks Cup Facelift by Soo Min Kim

Korean artist Soo Min Kim gives Starbucks’ famous siren a makeover in this series of cup designs. The siren is portrayed in different situations and personality such as sunbathing in the beach, a student in uniform, a pizza girl, a prisoner, and even a girl in love with her beau. Soo Min gives this perfect cup […]