The role of this angel? To drop you off at Hell's gates. Well, that's the feeling I get from this freakishly beautiful wire sculpture by British artist Richard Stainthorp.
I would like to welcome you to the woods...though I doubt you will have seen woods such as this before. Eva Jospin, an artist based out of Paris cuts, layers and glues cardboard to create these impressive installations. The forest – an incarnation of nature in the wild – is above all the setting in… Continue reading Eva Jospin
The animated adaptation of Richard Adam's groundbreaking novel Watership Down - still one of my favourite reads, I highly recommend it - introduced me to the harsh realities of death when I was well under double figures. Despite the deep feeling of terror and intense grief that it installed when I was a young un,… Continue reading Black Rabbit of Inlé
I haven't been able to stop thinking about the work of Italian contemporary sculptor Livio Scarpella since I first encountered it a few days ago. His ghostly sculptures, craved from stone (extremely hard to believe) and embedded with crystals have a living human delicacy about them. I feel that if I were to place a… Continue reading Veiled Ghosts
I don't know about you, but if I happened to see these Guardians of Time sculptures pop up in my town, I'd think the dark lord was on the rise, and hellfire would be engulfing the world before tea time. Manfred Kielnhofer is the art genius behind these five, sinister sculptures which are traveling the… Continue reading Guardians Of Time
I am something of a troll fanatic, and could have very easily blown everything in my bank on trolls from Norway's gift shops. When I found Nymla on Etsy, I almost had to ask my boyfriend to hide my wallet. Caroline Eklund from Northern Sweden creates beautiful Nordic forest trolls out of felted wool and… Continue reading Nymla