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Juha Arvid Helminen brings the darkness…

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November 12th, 2009

The Gathering by immanuel 540x400 Juha Arvid Helminen brings the darkness...Juha Arvid Helminen is Finnish photographer who currently resides at Helsinki/Lahti, Finland. Besides other work of his, I find his black on black work the most amusing. Looking at these pictures makes me a bit uncomfortable, not really sure why but probably has something to do with the whole black fetish nazi thing, tight-lacing, and uniforms. But for the most part I think its the mystery factor of these pictures that suck me right into them. Check out the rest of them after the break… [ Continue Reading ]

Tuomas Korpi

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November 6th, 2009

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Finnish digital painter/ illustrator Tuomas Korpi has an amaaaaaaaazing eye for detail that you can totally see in his artwork. He doesn’t stick to one genre either. Digital artwork? Check. Matte paintings? Check… he is just that good.

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There’s A Robot Among Us

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September 21st, 2009

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I’m now wishing we were in a time where a robot walks among us, making phone calls or leisurely pedaling his bicycle.   I would not hesitate to introduce myself to him in the hopes that we would become fast friends.  My ideal name for this robot would be Oscar.  Don’t ask me why.

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August 29th, 2009

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No, its not Eva Mendes. Or is it? Let’s pretend it is, she’s surreal and so is this guy’s work. The piece is called  It Wasn’t Me and it was created by Finnish surreal photomanipulator Olli Pekka
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Twain abides Finnish artist Sami Havia

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May 20th, 2009

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Sami Havia’s album covers - painted on cassette tapes – are pretty cool: another fine example of material reuse (the first “R”, don’t forget) and rejuvenation of cultural artefacts like the cassette.  No offense intended to The Dude by that ‘casettes being cultural artefacts’ remark; that’s just, like, my opinion, man. [ Continue Reading ]

Janine Rewell

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April 28th, 2009

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For some reason, Americans are just not as creative as the rest of the world’s population. Here are some illustrations by Janine Rewell, a freelance illustrator based in Helsinki, Finland.

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Anni Rapinoja

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August 2nd, 2008

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Some really cool work by Anni Rapinoja, a Finnish enviromentalist and artist.  Her project Wardrobe of Nature uses plants to create clothing and various other things…  Check out her site for more cool expressions.