Willemien Schouten

Willemien Schouten

www.willemienschouten.nl
Rhenen / Hi, I am a portrait painter and art teacher who loves colour and life.. and am enjoying the huge amount of inspirational pictures.. Inspiration is never far awa
Willemien Schouten
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Caricatures, Bellisima, Pretty, Photography

Swirling, Psychedelic Self-Portraits by Nikos Gyftakis. Many more on Colossal:  http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2013/06/swirling-psychedelic-self-portraits-by-nikos-gyftakis

Greek artist Nikos Gyftakis created this wonderful series of swirling self-portraits between The works are made with oil pastels on canvas and are actually quite large, with a few of the pieces taller than

New York artist Michael Mapes creates elaborate specimen boxes by dissecting photographs and then compartmentalizing individual fragments within plastic bags, glass vials, magnifiers, in gelatin capsules and on insect pins. The boxes exist in an uncanny area between photography and sculpture, functioning both as portraits and as fascinating scientific canvases that make you question the the logic behind the organization of each piece.

New York artist Michael Mapes creates elaborate specimen boxes by dissecting photographs and then compartmentalizing individual fragments within plastic bags, glass vials, magnifiers, in gelatin capsules and on insect pins. The boxes exist in an uncanny