Northfolk based artist James Rawson recently made a brilliant painting series entitled “Boys in the Hood.” The British artist perfectly recreated water pistols that emulated real firearms such as a revolver, uzi and a blue semi automatic.
Born in Bogota, Colombia, Federico Uribe lives and works in Miami. His artwork resists classification. Rooted in the craft of sculpture and paint, it rises from intertwining everyday objects in all possible and surprising ways, but still with a formal reference to the history and tradition of classical art.
“It’s time for some more live action here on TagsAndThrows.com. This time with super dedicated graffiti bomber Guns from the United States of America. TagsAndThrows got the chance to follow Guns around the streets of New York and Puerto Rico when making his name famous. This is how that shit looks.” – Tags and Throws
“Imagine is a set of 50 musical instruments fabricated out of destroyed weapons – revolvers, shot-guns, machine-guns…A group of 6 musicians worked for 2 weeks shoulder-to-shoulder turning these agents of death into instruments of life. The task was challenging but they succeeded in extracting sounds, from percussion to wind and string.” – Pedro Reyes
Actually working heavy weapons created out of LEGO. Pretty hilarious design concept.