Archive for Tag: Art

December 07, 2012

What Inspires Me: Art

By: Amy Atlas, in Amy's Latest, Great Finds
I’ll admit it…I’m having Art Basel envy.  Many of my friends are currently attending Art Basel in Miami, where beautiful art gets revealed each year. I’m staying in NYC for holiday parties, but am still getting an Art Basel fix with a little cyber inspiration. A lot of people ask me what inspires me. The truth is…it is anything and everything. My advice is always to look in unexpected places. Design inspiration can come from…
March 06, 2012

Great Finds: Judith Klausner’s Oreo Cookie Cameos

By: Amy Atlas, in Great Finds
At first glance, the photo above looks like a beautiful ivory cameo that one would find in their grandmother’s jewelry box. Look a little closer and you realize that it is a victorian silhouette made from the cream center of the Oreo Cookie! In her series From Scratch, artist Judith Klausner uses food to create incredible pieces of art. Judith uses Oreo Cookies, Chex Cereal and bread as canvases and transforms these modern packaged foods…