Creative Sightings 7
Stormtroopers as Marvel comic characters, graffiti covered WWII aircraft, stunning sci-fi concept art, old black & white photos made colour, comical Star Wars prints, ghosts recreating the pottery scene fromGhost and more!
Marvel Comics inspired Stormtroopers
Star Wars and Marvel collide in this eye-catching mashup by artist Jon Bolerjack, who has created a stormtrooper as a template to customise as various characters from the Marvel universe.
Graffiti Covered Old Military Planes
Round Trip: Art from the Boneyard is an art project running at Pima Air & Space Museum, which consists of old WWII aircraft that have been painted by various contemporary artists.
Untitled by Nunca.
Warning Shot by Retna.
Flying Tiger by Andrew Schoultz.
Swissted is a cool ongoing project by graphic designer Mike Joyce, where he’s taken loads of vintage punk, hardcore and indie rock show flyers and redesigned them as international typographic style posters set lowercase in Berthold Akzidenz-Grotesk Medium.
Drive ‘Hammer’ Poster
Great unofficial poster design for the movieDrive by Mike Horowitz.
Stunning paper illustration by Yulia Brodskaya, a Russian born creative, now living in the UK.
Loves Doves by Yulia Brodskaya.
Famous Black & White Photos Made Colour
Great examples of colourisation by Sanna Dullaway, who runs a business restoring and colourising old black and white photographs.
Abraham Lincoln colourised photo.
Charles Darwin colourised photo.
Theodore Roosevelt colourised photo.
One Hour Per Second Animation
One Hour Per Second animation by Punk & Butler.
Minimalist Public Transport Map Prints
As part of the 2012 Light Festival in Ghent, Belgium, the Luminarie De Cagna is a cathedral-like structure covered in 55,000 LED lights, which looks simply stunning.
Comical Star Wars Trilogy Prints
A wonderful series of Star Wars poster prints by designer / illustrator Christopher Lee. His style of illustration really appeals to me and the execution is first rate.
Pringles Premium Packaging
Classy packaging concept for a premium range of Pringles by Niklas Hessman, a student studying packaging design in Sweden.
Ghosts recreating ‘Ghost’ pottery scene
These paintings by Scott Campbell really did make me chuckle. He has taken various well known ghosts and used them to recreate the famous pottery scene from the movieGhost – brilliant!
Sci-Fi Concept Art
Visually striking artwork by artist / illustrator Kait Kybarl – his concepts and level of detail is incredible.
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