Jose Porroche's shots of his native Barcelona focus on the minutiae of this sprawling city, picking out details that few would spot in passing; an old man with a jumper that matches his concrete perch.
19th Century Polychrome Geisha Netsuke Signed // Removing Hair Pin Signature: Hoyuki. A rare, well executed poly-chrome netsuke, depicts an apprentice geisha in the midst of removing her hair pin. Her feminine movements are skillfully rendered in the folds of material, as is her hair, finely carved kanzashi stuck through to keep its shape together. A red nagajubon, an indication of her apprentice rank.
- I love how much more intricate the root system of a tree is than the branch system. There is a great contrast between thin thread like roots to thick sturdy roots tree roots emerge from the ceiling in an installation by giuseppe licari …
Fabian Burgy - "The idea of my work is to question given situations by provoking seamless shifts between real and unreal using the liberty to use whatever medium is appropriate – this allows me to lift the reality off the rails.