Diana Shi

Diana Shi is an arts writer at Creators.

50 states of art

Hand-Cut Collages Collapse Modern Disarray in North Dakota | #50StatesofArt

Visual artist Amber Fletschock’s sophisticatedly dense pieces masquerade as quasi-digital art.
Diana Shi
3.1.17
Documentary

Introspective Mirrors and Stacks of Rags Fill an English Palace

Insightful commentary and sweeping footage comprise a documentary chronicling Michelangelo Pistoletto's 2016 retrospective at Blenheim Palace.
Diana Shi
2.19.17
food art

Salty Artist Makes Pillars of Art with Condiments

From portraits to pop culture icons, Sultani Bashir uses a salt shaker as his paintbrush.
Diana Shi
2.19.17
Photography

Ominous Photos of Creeping Limbs Reaching Out for Human Contact

These photographs of disembodied humans struggle to get a breath of air.
Diana Shi
2.19.17
environmental art

Garbage Sculptured in the Shape of Endangered Species

Quasi-robot animals meet found art in these realistic polymer sculptures.
Diana Shi
2.19.17
painting

With an Eye to the Stars, a Realist Painter Maps Out Constellations with a Paintbrush

Damian Loeb’s blown-out canvases radiate with an inner light.
Diana Shi
2.19.17
Art

Extremely Claustrophobic Subway Photos Reek of Desperation and Perspiration

Our worst nightmare.
Diana Shi
2.12.17
Art

A Short Animation Bends Dimensions in Its Depiction of Family Drama

The 2015 BAFTA-winning film locks into an inventive animation technique, bringing new perspective to the craft.
Diana Shi
2.11.17
Art

Human Sins Come to Life in these Provocative Portraits

Luke Mack creates hyperrealistic paintings filled with alluring humans and the vices they represent.
Diana Shi
2.11.17
Art

This Is What Sound Would Look Like in a Sublime Saccharine World

Make some noise for Ion Oprea’s digital delights in ‘See the Noise.'
Diana Shi
2.11.17
Design

"Hundreds of Drones" to Perform with Lady Gaga at This Year's Halftime Show

During the Super Bowl LI Halftime Show, drones will light up the pop star's performance with visual backup.
Diana Shi
2.5.17
Design

Just In Time for Super Bowl 51, Here's Slo-Mo Footage of an Exploding Football

Are you ready for some (exploding) football?
Diana Shi
2.5.17
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