Rashad Alakbarov Paints with Shadows and Light

…This is kind of flying all over the internet right now, but I couldn’t resist sharing. Artist Rashad Alakbarov from Azerbaijan uses suspended translucent objects and other found materials to create light and shadow paintings on walls. The jaw-dropping light painting above, made with an array of colored airplanes is currently on view at the Fly to Baku exhibition at De Pury Gallery in London through January 29th. (via fasels suppe)…

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A Colossal Year: The Top 15 Posts on Colossal in 2012

…arie De Cagna was the centerpiece at the 2012 Light Festival in Ghent, Belgium. January 31, 2012 4. Rashad Alakbarov Paints with Shadows and Light Using strategically suspended translucent materials and other objects, artist Rashad Alakbarov paints using shadows and light. January 20, 2012 5. This is Not a Photograph: Amazing Portrait Drawn with Ballpoint Pens by Samuel Silva Nope, not a photograph. This amazing portrait was drawn by 29-year-old…

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