We Are Flowers, Melissa

Reading Time: 2 minutes A stunning, nature-inspired installation of over 20,000 translucent flowers to create a large immersive hanging surface in the New York flagship. The surface was designed specifically for the Melissa Gallery in New York with an engineered Mylar net made of over 4,000 unique pieces. These flowers are placed in a more natural arrangement to combine the …

Stop and illustrate the roses

Reading Time: 2 minutes Brazilian artist, Marcelo Monreal creates a new meaning for the phrase “Flower Child” with his a completely new style of portraits.  Monreal manipulates faces and fills them out with flowers. The result is totally incredible and inspires us to stop and illustrate the roses. Monreal describes himself as a “Digital collage artist” but his works …

Flowers Bloom to Provide Shade and Light

Reading Time: 2 minutes Installed to beautify an urban space in Jerusalem, four interactive flowers bloom and close in a fluid response to the pedestrians that pass underneath their red, over-sized petals. Designed by HQ Architects, the public sculptures are 30-feet tall and dwarf those who choose to walk beneath and around their gargantuan motion-activated blooms. Depending on the season …

28,000 Potted Flowers for the soon to be demolished Massachusetts Mental Health Center

Reading Time: 3 minutes There are many beautiful things on the Internet. Not all of them make me stop and read an entire article. Bloom is one of the most touching things things I have ever seen. The delicate flowers really bring out the sadness and highlight the Sense of Place that the facility holds.   In 2003 a building …