silhouettes

Papercraft

Intricate Paper Cutouts of Animals Are Impossibly Detailed

Pippa Dyrlaga takes a knife to her drawings to create incredible paper silhouettes.
Andrew Salomone
5.18.17
Photography

Carefully Posed Humans Create Eye-Popping Optical Illusions to Support Pet Adoption

A cat, dog, and bunny emerge from the blank space in between these intimate family portraits.
Nathaniel Ainley
4.25.17
Photography

Clever Paper Cutouts Will Change the Way You Look at Famous Landmarks From Around the World

Rich McCor, a.k.a., Paperboyo, travels the world transforming well known landmarks with the help of paper, a cutting board, and a lot of imagination.
Pedro Camacho
3.22.17
Art

Immersive Light Tunnels Create Illusions of Infinity

'Daydream V.4' uses sound and image to create tunnels of light.
Kevin Holmes
11.25.16
music video

Santigold Taps Kara Walker for a Silhouette-ified Music Video

Santigold and Kara Walker play with shadow puppets in the recording artist’s latest music video directed by Ari Marcopoulos.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.24.16
thump exclusive stream

Watch Floating Points' 11-Piece Band Perform a Stunning Live Rendition Of "Silhouettes (I, II & III)"

Shot live in NYC for THUMP Sessions, the artist brings out ten collaborators and light drawings courtesy of Hamill Industries.
Alexander Iadarola
12.1.15
Future Bass

What Is Future Bass, Anyways?

This new sub-genre sounds like a bunch of sea creatures jumped into a time machine. We asked a bunch of TBD festival-goers to describe it.
David Garber
11.19.15
Music

Watch Light Paintings Morph into Geometric Creatures

Floating Points’ jazzy new video looks a school of tiny lightsabers dancing and traveling through time and space.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.26.15
Art

Dancing 'Silhouettes' Illuminate This Audio-Visual Performance

Using a needle-covered canvas and an advanced light system, new media studio NONOTAK is re-imagining concert visuals.
Benoit Palop
8.19.14