Africa is an awe-inspiring continent, and an endless source of inspiration for creatives in all fields. The otherworldly scenery, acacia trees dotted on the savannah, acid lakes, volcanic mountains and crystalline white sand beaches create a sensory overload. Tribal garments and decorations, along with their traditions co exists with some of the most mesmerizing animals left on this earth: elephants, giraffes, rhinos and of course the big cats all capture our imagination. Inspired by Richard Avedon’s and Irving Penn’s photography, Dolce&Gabbana dedicated SS05 their collection to the cradle of humankind.
We take a nostalgic and wonderful look at the stencils used to decorate the crates of the famously delicious Sicilian Lemons, in a gallery that reveals some delightful trademarks.
Dutch muralist Telmo Piper, with a little help from photoshop, has been taking his old childhood drawings and turning into realistic beasts from the animal kingdom. Ready for a little magic in your day?