Concept Art Archive

Black Scalpel Cityscapes by Damien Hirst

What at first appears to be black and white aerial images of cities are actually recreations by renowned British artist: Damien Hirst, who uses a number of surgical instruments such as scalpels, razor blades, hooks, iron filings, stitching needles, and safety-pins set against black backgrounds. These new “paintings,” titled: “Black Scalpel Cityscapes” were revealed in […]

Art in the Street by Nelio

Based in Lyon, France, Nelio lights up the streets with his amazing art works. He exhibits his great craft with vibrant colors, precision and details in his works making them pop. When you pass by any of his works, take some time to appreciate it…maybe even a photo of you with it, too! Most of his […]

mo\co Transforms Streets of Brazil

Art studio mo\co takes the streets of Salvador, Brazil for a spin with their project “Hibridizacao” (Hybridization in English). This installation art transforms unusual spaces in the street into a whole new venue for other people to interact with. Whether it’s a building ruins-turned-beach front or a cozy spot for relaxating in a hammock along […]

Hair-raising Works by Nagi Noda

Having a bad hair day?  It might be high time to get a hair make over. Take a look at Nagi Noda’s works of Hair Hats, a collection of hair sculptures born from this late Japanese pop culture artist. Before her death in 2008, Nagi Noda had notable works ranging from a Coca-Cola World Campaign […]

Flaming Flemish – Superhero Paintings by Sacha Goldberger

There are loads of comic character portraits out there with just as many interpretations, but Sacha Goldberger’s “The Super Flemish” series really stands out from the rest. He re-imagined all our favorite superheroes dressed them up in 16th century Flemish finery. It’s kinda hard to think of Batman in ruffles but Sacha simply nailed it. […]

Yoga Joes by Dan Abramson

Dan Abramson is a devoted yoga practitioner. He is also the creative mind behind Yoga Joes. He took the ubiquitous green plastic soldiers and gave each of them a distinctive yoga pose. He said: “I made Yoga Joes in the spirit of getting more people to try yoga. I’m hoping people pass Yoga Joes around as an […]

Human Canvas – Gesine Marwedel

Gesine Marwedel is a brilliant German body painter whose creations are like nothing else out there. She can either emphasize the human form or eliminate it all together to bring out her design. Her living canvasses are often positioned in a variety of graceful poses to accentuate the design. Most of her work feature animals […]

Realistic Handmade Stuffed Animals by Lee Cross

Lee Cross, otherwise known as Wood Splitter Lee, is a talented sculptor from Alaska who has elevated the craft of creating stuffed animals into fine art. Her creations are not only adorable, they’re also incredibly realistic. Lee starts with a skeleton (nope, the plastic kind, not bone) which she then wraps in stuffing and covers […]

The Power of Books – Graphic Design by Mladen Penev

Mladen Penev is an extremely talented graphic designer who is a 31-year-old graphic designer from Bulgaria. His work is an impressive mix of photography, CGI, and digital image manipulation. One of my favorite series of his is his ‘Power of Books” series where the reader is literally enveloped by the open book he reads. The […]