Category: Visual arts

Look down

Posted on April 30th, by Dorthe Smeby in Photography, Visual arts.
The human eye has a tendency to only look straight ahead - look down and discover whats underneath your feet.

Surfaces and patterns

Posted on March 31st, by Dorthe Smeby in Visual arts.
Surfaces with colors and motifs. Sometimes symmetrical, sometimes organic and unpredictable, sometimes carefully planned, and sometimes totally by coincidence.

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.