Posts Categorized: Art

Starry Starry Midnight in Paris

Don’t you just love the movie poster for Midnight in Paris, Woody Allen’s next film? Due out later this year, it stars so many actors that I adore — Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard, Adrien Brody and more. Even Carla Bruni takes on a leading role. But to see Owen Wilson walk the streets of Paris… Read more »

Something good

How sweet is this print from husband and wife team Justin and Katie? He’s a designer and she’s a writer so they thought they would combine forces and create a series of tiny prints. This one — called “You’ll Find Me Frolicking” — is part of their “Giving Tree” series. Enjoy! (Via The Match Factory)

David Lopez illustrates the Oscars

While the red carpet fashion at the Academy Awards is always over the top, these posters depicting the Best Picture nominees from this year are not. Illustrator David Lopez takes a minimalist approach to the films that shaped the year, and in doing so, creates artful and iconic representations for each. My favorite is The… Read more »

Silhouette postcards

These days, there isn’t much that can compete with the beauty and thoughtfulness of a hand-written note. That’s exactly why I love the postcards above, created by Anna Fewster and inspired by the Bloomsbury Group in London. Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Lytton Strachey, Duncan Grant and Roger Fry — each one is represented here. So,… Read more »

Art I love (by Susan Buret)

I can’t get over the color and detail in the paintings pictured above, both created by Australian painter Susan Buret. Each canvas is filled with so much movement and light — the perfect focal point for any room. In particular, I love the painting with the midnight blue palette. What about you? Do you like… Read more »