Posts tagged "art project"

For The Novice Stripper: Paper Nipple Tassles

You'd like to indulge your skanky side, but don't even know where to begin, right? Enter paper nipple tassles, by artist Bert Gilbert, a London-based creative interested in taking paper arts to a whole new place. "More fun than you thought possible with paper," he says. To which we reply: You underestimate our kinky paper…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 13, 2012

Be My Boyfriend: Guy Who Turned His Dead Cat Into A Helicopter

Artist Burt Jansen was bummed when his cat Orville was killed by a car, but he also saw his pet's death as an artistic opportunity -- turning lemons into lemonade, if you will. Jansen stuffed the dead animal, and through some ingenious engineering, turned Orville the Cat into Orville the Helicopter, or the Orvillecopter. The…

By: Julie Gerstein / June 4, 2012

Walking On Pins And Needles

No, of course these aren't real shoes. They're an art project from Polish artist Erwina Ziomkowska, but we also prefer to think of them as a statement about the pain women endure in order to be beautiful. High heels, so very masochistic! [Vice]…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 27, 2012