Wayang is a Javanese word for a theatrical performance with puppets or human dancers. When the term is used to refer to kinds of puppet theatre, sometimes the puppet itself is referred to as wayang.
Bunraku, Japanese traditional puppet theatre in which half-lifesize dolls act out a chanted dramatic narrative, called jōruri, to the accompaniment of a small samisen (three-stringed Japanese lute).
His full name is Heri Wardono. He studied at Faculty of Art and Design of The Indonesian Institute of the Arts in Yogyakarta, Central Java.
Nancy Spero (August 24, 1926 – October 18, 2009) was an American visual artist. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Spero lived for much of her life in New York City.
Can you imagine you can just gobble up fresh fish or a frog that looks really much alive? Feel no worry they are real, all because they are just piece of art which is 100 percent edible. These edible works of food art was initiated by creativity in preparing our food like chopping, frying and baking.
Johannesburg-based artist Regardt van der Meulen continues to explore and exhibit the inherent fragility of the human body through steel sculptures in a series titled Deconstructed. Much like his past pieces that appear to drip and unravel, his latest collection of fractured forms presents a haunting yet beautiful look at mortality.
If you explore deep in the woods in Estonia, there you can find this king-size wooden megaphones built by a bunch of interior architecture students. The bunch of students happens to be led by an architecture student called Birgit Õigus who is the author of the wonderful idea. Check out the way the giant megaphones […]
Käthe Kollwitz offers us an excellent example of how a bones structure, muscle flesh with old skin lady representation of oneself can overflow with expression and meaning. Her expression about misery and poor its felt deeply sorrow. It is believed Kollwitz suffered anxiety during her childhood due to the death of her siblings, including the […]
Architectures never stop developing and creating something new. You may be bored with the way buildings in your surrounding look, but with a bit of help, they can be turned into more interesting structure. Like the once-boring electricity Pylons for example, are now turned into attractive giant human statues by a couple of talented architects. […]
Wayan Tuges is a master woodcarver. Growing up in Guwang a community known for the skill and deep spirituality of its woodcarvers, he began carving at the age of five, learning from his father, one of the great Balinese woodcarvers. By the time he was in second grade, Wayan had mastered the complex, traditional Garuda […]