Mind bending 3d sketches by Mohammad Shkour - NetDost.com

Mind bending 3d sketches by Mohammad Shkour - NetDost.com

Iranian artist Mohammad Shkour creates 3D anamorphic sketches that seem to jump out of pages. Mohammad's subjects are often simple everyday objects created with astounding realism. 


Elephant sculpture carved out of huge 400 KG pumpkin - NetDost.com

Elephant sculpture carved out of huge 400 KG pumpkin - NetDost.com



Huge 400kg pumpkin was carved to create a playful sculpture of an elephant by Pumpkin Sculpt USA. The sculpture was created at Bronx Zoo to create awareness about the African Elephant poaching. Everyday 96 elephants are killed for their ivory in Africa. The Ephemeral nature of Pumpkin carving also makes a point about how elephants could become extinct if not taken care.

Demonized paintings of famous personalities by Kim Byungkwan - NetDost.com

Demonized paintings of famous personalities by Kim Byungkwan - NetDost.com

Korean artist Kim Byungkwan paints a popular image that is instantaneously recognizable then he deconstructs them to break what he calls as the visual habit. According to the artist he tries to replace familiar visions with strangeness, he wants the viewer to break away from visual familiarity and step into a world that is strange. 

Sea of red poppies at tower of London created using 888246 ceramic poppies by Paul Cummins - NetDost.com

Sea of red poppies at tower of London created using 888246 ceramic poppies by Paul Cummins - NetDost.com

The art installation titled 'Blood swept land and seas of Red' is created in remembrance of soldiers of the common wealth who lost their lives in World War I. The art installation created at tower of London features 888246 red ceramic poppies - one for each soldier killed during the war. 8000 volunteers have contributed in planing these huge number of ceramic flowers. This stupendous art installation is the brain child of artist Paul Cummins.


Hyperrealistic human sculptures by Marc Sijan - NetDost.com

Hyperrealistic human sculptures by Marc Sijan - NetDost.com

Marc Sijan is known among the world's top most hyperrealistic artist. Marc creates extremely real life size sculptures of common people whom we encounter on a daily basis like the security guard or an obese guy. Attention is given to every detail like a mild blemish, veins and even the pores on the skin. Marc Sijan  is based out of Milwaukee and has an advanced degree in Arts from UW Milwaukee.

Amazing steel wire sculptures by Byeong Doo Moon - NetDost.com

Amazing steel wire sculptures by Byeong Doo Moon - NetDost.com

Korean artist Byeong Doon Moon creates sculptures of animals using stainless steel wires.  The peacock sculpture by the artist is titled 'Our memory in you place' while the deer sculpture which was created in 2011 by the artist is titled 'I have been dreaming to be a tree".

Realistic watercolor paintings of beautiful women by Steve Hanks - NetDost.com

Realistic watercolor paintings of beautiful women by Steve Hanks - NetDost.com

We have featured many realistic artworks here on netdost, but realistic paintings in watercolors are hard to come by. Watercolor is an extremely difficult medium when it comes to painting realism thats why Steve Hanks is known as the Master of Watercolor paintings. He is one of few artist alive today who can create realistic water color paintings. His paintings often feature women and children.

Breathtaking conceptual photography shot in scenic locales of Iceland - NetDost.com

Breathtaking conceptual photography shot in scenic locales of Iceland - NetDost.com

Photographer Elizabeth Gadd along with her photographer friends Rob Woodcox and Whitney Justesen made a trip to Iceland. On this two week long trip they visited some of the most picturesque locations of Iceland and shot some really breathtaking photographs. 

Gritty and dark illustrations by David Palumbo - NetDost.com

Gritty and dark illustrations by David Palumbo - NetDost.com

David Palumbo is a freelance illustrator based out of Philadelphia. He creates dark and mystery filled illustrations in science fiction and fantasy genre. He has done illustrations for dozens of book covers and advertisements. His personal works have been exhibited at many art galleries. David studied arts from Pennsylvania Academy of Fine arts.  


Scenic digital paintings by artist Sophie Eves - NetDost.com

Scenic digital paintings by artist Sophie Eves - NetDost.com

An animation student at Arts University Bournemouth, Sophie Eves creates beautiful digital speed paintings using Photoshop and a Wacom Pen. I liked the depiction of sky in her works, the rendering is quiet brilliant.