Category: Visual arts

Decorated walls

Posted on March 14th, by Dorthe Smeby in graphic design, Visual arts.
A simple white wall, minimalism and amour vacui is nice, but a decoration or a message can also work, and even last.

Elliot Erwitt

Posted on February 21st, by Dorthe Smeby in People, Photography, Visual arts.
The legendary portrait photographer Elliot Erwitt at Fotografiska in Stockholm.

Markus Brendmoe and Kim Kardashian

Posted on February 6th, by Dorthe Smeby in People, Visual arts.
Artist Markus Brendmoe used to make Munch inspired portraits. After seeing a picture of American reality star Kim Kardashian, he is now in a women admiring phase.

Strange moments in design

Posted on January 29th, by Dorthe Smeby in Visual arts.
Good design can be many things - sometimes tastefull and pretty, other times kitch and surprising.

In the office: Heydays

Posted on January 22nd, by Dorthe Smeby in graphic design, Interior, media, People, Visual arts.
Last week we visited Heydays, a Norwegian design studio based in Oslo creating visual identities and digital solutions for various clients.

Jørgen Platou Willumsen at Galleri A

Posted on January 18th, by Dorthe Smeby in Visual arts.
Artist and designer Jørgen Platou Willumsen presents Mellom Rom, an exhibition at Gallery A in Oslo with pictures from his hometown.

Guest: Kyrre Wangen

Posted on January 16th, by Dorthe Smeby in Photography, Visual arts.
Photographer Kyrre Wangen travels between London, Norway and Brazil, shooting editorials, landscapes, portraits and documenting everyday life.

Digital issue #13

Posted on January 7th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture, Design, Interior, media, Products, Visual arts.
NYTT ROMs digital issue #13 presents highlights within architecture, design and interior from 2013.

The art of Jan Klein

Posted on December 15th, by Dorthe Smeby in Architecture, Interior, People, Travel, Visual arts.
Painter Jan Klein has a studio and gallery at Stay Hotel in Copenhagen, and makes art of old records, pictures of Bob Dylan and plastic dolls.