Though not entirely in the art realm of our usual posts. We thought that this not only fit under the umbrella of the arts but was super hilarious. Dove recently came out with an advertisement entitled “Real Beauty Sketches” where a forensic artist would sketches women how they see themselves and how others see themselves. Well, here we have a parody of the ad, where a forensic artist sketches men’s family jewels how they see them and how others do too.
French artist Etienne Lavie brilliantly revisits art and advertising in his series “OMG Who Stole My Ads?” In this series we can imagine our current day landscape which is littered with corporate advertising, now replaced with beautiful works of classical art.
Over the years Sony has been recognized in creating some of the most impressive commercials for their televisions. Sony’s latest commercial is another perfect example of their advertising strategy. In this ad, Sony demonstrates the brilliant color in their Bravia line by exploding a bunch of gallon-sized paint buckets each filled with a brilliant and vibrant colour.
We here not only love hand painted signage, but do it as well. We’re super-excited for this documentary to come out for a number of reasons. All the reasons bottles down to the fact it’s going to be amazing. Here’s a look at the trailer for Sign Painters.