IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde
IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue – From vandalism to avant-garde

The day when graffiti was reviled as "vandalism" have long been left behind - top street artists are now a big draw for both galleries and collectors. But the original impetus to decorate public space with personal with artistic statements ranging from the revolutionary to the intensely intimate still makes a liberating appeal to these creative types.


Contents:

Motion Gallery: Projection Mapping
Street Art: Guerrilla Style
Creative Country: Slovenia
Studio: Campo, Mikael Floysand, Clinton Stringer, TH studio, M&E
Pick of the Month

Specifications:

102 pages
6 varying paper stocks
4C process + flourenscent pantone + vanish
100 minutes DVD Video included


Street Art: Guerrilla Style

From vandalism to avant-garde

Jean-Michel Basquiat, Banksy, Shepard Fairey, JR and the once much-maligned world of street art now has its own pantheon of pioneers whose work competes with that of more conventional artists for collectors' dollars and gallery space. What started out as "graffiti" and was condemned by many as vandalism has come of age and achieved a high measure of respectability.

But a rebellious streak still runs through most of its practitioners, who revel in turning the streets we live and work in into one huge space for art appreciation - with or without the blessing of officialdom. We interview and show the work of 14 leading such creatives, all of whom have trenchant views on providing art for the people, whether or not they ever knew they wanted it.

Featuring:

Buff Diss | Clemens Behr | D*face | EVOL | Haas & Hahn for Favela Painting | Henk Hofstra | Jon Jackson | Muungano | Multipraktik | Olek | Philppe Baudelocque | prostoroz | Rub Kandy | Steve Locatelli

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue


Motion Gallery: Projection Mapping

Tripping the light fantastic

You really can't believe your eyes these days — not when you're exposed to Projection Mapping. Shining stars in this issue's DVD are 17 leading international studios and designers who specialise in making magic by playing with our optical perceptions, creating imaginative illusions in real time in the real world.

As the X-Files had it, what can be imagined can be achieved. Lighting artists have long dreamed of being able to "paint" on a real canvas and now it's happened: with Projection Mapping, buildings, vehicles, even the human body can be used to create astounding 3D effects on their surfaces. Add in synchronised sound and interactive participation and a magical new technique has come into being that has to be seen to be believed.

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue


Creative Country: Slovenia

Packing a powerful punch for a small player

With only a third of Hong Kong's population, and a land-mass half the size of Switzerland, Slovenia has only been an independent country for 20 years, but it has a rich heritage of both Slavic and Western culture and its people are naturally artistically inclined. So where does this leave the local design scene? In the midst of an exciting transition is where.

Featuring:

Grupa ee | Ilover Stritar | Kitsch Nitsch | Luka Umek | Lukatarina | Mina fina | nejaaka | Sasa Kerkos | VBG | Ziva Moskric

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue


Studio

This issue, we take a look at five small, independent studios from around the world — all very different, but all sharing a commitment to "do their own thing" and have fun while doing it!

Featuring:

Campo (Brazil) | Mikael Fløysand (Norway) | Clinton Stringer (Belgium) | TH Studio (Belgium) | M&E (Sweden)

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue


Regulars: POTM

Pick of the Month

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

IdN v18n2: Street Art Issue

Eve Warren – Lincolnshire, UK

Eve Warren – Lincolnshire, UK

As an emerging print artist, Eve loves to get her hands dirty rather than simply using digitalized technologies.

A-Ok – Full Graphic & Pocket T-Shirt – London, UK

A-Ok – Full Graphic & Pocket T-Shirt – London, UK

100% Organic Cotton T-Shirt

GMUNK – OFFF Cincinnati 2014 main title (4:37)

GMUNK – OFFF Cincinnati 2014 main title (4:37)

Main title for OFFF Cincinnati 2014

Suzan Drummen – Amsterdam, Netherlands

Suzan Drummen – Amsterdam, Netherlands

The thousands of objects in each of her artworks are placed by hand, making the intricate patterns that adorn gallery and museum floors. The fractal-like patterns in each installation form a temporary three-dimensional carpet that alters the space in which it is installed, by reflecting light in all directions.

Resonate Festival 2015: Belgrade – Belgrade, Serbia

Resonate Festival 2015: Belgrade – Belgrade, Serbia

Resonate festival in Belgrade is back for another year bringing artists together to drive a forward-looking debate on the position of technology in art and culture. The fourth edition of Resonate festival taking place in Belgrade between 13th – 18th April 2015. Resonate brings together artists, designers and educators to participate in a forward-looking debate on the position of technology in art and culture.

FITC Toronto 2015 – Toronto, Canada

FITC Toronto 2015 – Toronto, Canada

FITC is the intersection between Creative Technologists, Designers, Developers and all-around awesome thinkers from various innovative industries across the globe. They converge every year in Toronto to connect, challenge, inspire and to experience the cutting edge in design and technology. Exclusive for IdN readers: Enter promo code “IdN” and save $50 for the Festival, The Works and FLEX passes. Limited number of Super Early Bird tickets are available.

Brosmind – OFFF Barcelona 2012 Main Titles (8:37)

Brosmind – OFFF Barcelona 2012 Main Titles (8:37)

Main title for OFFF Barcelona 2012

Yeongkeun Jeong – Seoul, South Korea

Yeongkeun Jeong – Seoul, South Korea

“The unboxing experience is important. This is the moment that connects the package and the product inside and is the very first stage at which consumers experience a new product.”

Ash Thorp – Ender’s Game (1:45)

Ash Thorp – Ender’s Game (1:45)

Motion graphic reel for movie Ender’s Game

Thomas Squire – Leeds, UK

Thomas Squire – Leeds, UK

"Packaging with a unique personality is essential. Personality has the potential to show what is unique about a brand, and unfortunately this is often ignored due to the competitive nature of legibility and shelf shout."