Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Chinese Opera Masks

These are cigarette cards featuring Chinese opera masks, via NYPL Digital. Lovely!

Can view the whole set here.

Sunday, June 6, 2010

Pattern Transformations

I got to admit, it is simply unthinkable, how much time and effort the artist, Bruce Pollock, spent to yield such a wonderful works. Look at the long scroll piece. Could you count how many circles, rectangles, boxes, honeycombs are there ?