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Rune Guneriussen, art, installation art, photography art, surreal art, magical art, dreamy art, norway artist, fantasy art, mystical art, nature art, artist, story installation, story art, magic, fairy tales, jyo, pumpernickel pixie
Art, Daily Sparkle, Design, Leisurely Thursdays, Photography

Sparkle #188: The Magical World of Rune Guneriussen

I recently stumbled upon the surreal art of artist Rune Guneriussen and can’t take my eyes off his dreamy installations. Rune uses everyday objects to create stories in the natural landscape of his hometown, Norway. These complex and time consuming installations are painstakingly created by hand, and the end result is installation art which looks like a magical painting. What I really like about his creations is the balance between real life and fantasy. The locations and structure of his installations has a mystical feel to them, making you escape into a fairy tale of your own. But the use of common objects immediately brings you back to reality. His…

April 7, 2016
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Art, Daily Sparkle, Design, Destinations, Travel, Travel Tale Tuesdays

Sparkle #99: Travel Illustrations Of Famous Cities

Travel inspiration can strike anywhere – over a conversation, in a movie, through a book or from the internet! I recently stumbled across these delightful city illustrations from the Tokyo Illustrators Society and am craving a trip to New York again! Japanese artist Kondo Yoshie put together these colorful and charming city illustrations for a travel book project. Her art is whimsical, beautiful and at the same time very informative, capturing the different nuances of a city in great detail. I decided to feature these inspiring creations for my Travel Tuesdays post. My favorites are definitely New York and Germany; which one of these city illustrations do you like best? Note: All image…

July 14, 2015