Okay so originally this blog started as a free PDF magazine, and now we have all the issues available for you to download, for free.
DOWNLOAD HERE – its half a gig so be aware!
It’s 6 years since these were released, and they really show their age (terrible!) but there is some great content please enjoy and feel free to share!
The Dirt Cheap Team.
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Because we love to promote the underdogs, the young, the creative; we also love to promote those, who promote. Got that? Great.
Jung Katz are just like us, pushing forward resources and information useful for the fledgling designer, as well as showcasing the work of said designers and finally alongside this multimedia showcase are a series of interviews from a very wide range of practitioners, which really are a pleasure to read.
From across the globe and from across the gamut of media, Jung Katz looks set to be one to bookmark for regular reading. Here are a couple of pieces featured on their blog as a taster…
Get involved, follow on Twitter, Facebook and of course read the excellent blog http://jungkatz.com/.
Posted in animation, architecture, art, design, drawing, exhibition, fashion, fine art
Tagged art, blog, design, elif biraldi, jung katz, marton gosztonyi, sophie filomena
Posted in architecture, art, design, drawing, fashion, fine art, painting, photography, random
Tagged amazing photos, biggie smalls, blue whale, colour, favela, graffiti, gris, kimono, nature, os gemeos, pattern, photography, reas, sean connery
Posted in architecture, art, film, humour, moving image, random, video
Tagged 1920s, 20's, acrobatics, crazy acrobatics, empire state building, nyc, old new york, vertigo
Posted in architecture, flickr finds, graffiti, photography, random, street art, Uncategorized
Tagged atmospheric, buildings, chernobyl, children's, dark, decay, graffiti, hospital, old, photography, photos, street art, urban
These acrylic glass statues created by artist Rob Mulholland blend into their surroundings creating ghostly imagery.
“It alters reality, one moment you see them and the next moment they blend in. There’s an ambiguity to it – it doesn’t answer all the questions.” – Rob Mulholland
Street artist Vhils creates amazing portraits by scratching and drilling into walls.
I love this usage of technology to create beautiful sculptural forms from just tracing paper and water. Brilliant!
Hydro-Fold by ECAL/Christophe Guberan
The project will be shown at the Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2012 in Milan.
Exhibition 17–22 April, 9.30am–6.30pm
SaloneSatellite, Fiera Milano, Rho, Padiglione 22/24, Spazio S
More info here.
First seen here.
Posted in animation, architecture, art, design, exhibition, gadgets, moving image, video
Tagged 2d, 3d, 3D printer paper sculpture, christophe guberan, design, hydro fold, sculpture, technology art
I have been following this guys work for the past year or so and I am pretty impressed! Detailed stencil pieces that tend to focus on architectural and mechanical structures entwined with dense graphic patterns. Bold industrial forms in stark and gritty black spraypaint are paired with bright forms in singular colours, the style is very distinct and instantly recognisable.
Enough of the words, I will let you decide for yourself…
You can see more of his work on his homepage here.
Posted in architecture, art, exhibition, film, fine art, graffiti, illustration, moving image, street art
Tagged dirt cheap, m-city, m-city.org, Mariusz Waras, polish street art, stencil, stencil art, street art, streetart
Coffee makers Lavazza have commissioned a beautiful intricate animation using cut paper.
One day in the White Paper city, early morning people wake up and begin to live their lifes.
There’s something new in the main square, something growing…
Lavazza a modo mio
The making of video.
Production, Direction, Animation: Dadomani studio
Director of photography: Patrizio Saccò
Music & Sound design: Andrea Ponzano for Taboo Studio
Agency: Armando Testa Torino
Creative Director: Andrea Lantelme
I love the style of the buildings and the attention to detail, in creating the section of city. Really nice work.
Posted in advertising, animation, architecture, art, design, illustration, products, video
Tagged armando testa torino, dirt cheap, dirtcheapmag, innovative advertising, lavazza, paper animation, paper art, stop frame, stop motion, white paper city