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Artist Eric Vozzola’s Mural Opens Portals to New Worlds At Meow Wolf: Las Vegas

09/30/20 specs+spaces staff

The world is in a very different place since the last time we spoke with Vozzola, but one thing that hasn’t changed is the artist’s fervor in creating work with vibrant colors like his new project for immersive and interactive art collective Meow Wolf, this time using Dunn-Edwards ACRI-HUES®, our ultra-low VOC, durable exterior paints, for a massive-scale mural on the side of Meow Wolf’s immersive Las Vegas experience, creatively named Area 15.

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Pop Goes The Icon: Tysen Knight Celebrates Palm Springs with Public Art Work

09/21/20 specs+spaces staff

What better way to beautify a city than to start from the ground up, which is exactly what Palm Springs has done with a new public art initiatives. The city, in partnership with the Palm Springs Public Art Commission (PSPAC), invited artist Knight to paint ten benches in his striking colorful pop-art-meets-street-art style.

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Rainbows in Design: Zhongshuge Bookstore

09/08/20 Grace Lennon

Incorporating our love of rainbows into architecture and interior design is fairly new. Over the past year, and especially in the current time of COVID-19, rainbows provide much needed escapism, inspiring happiness, joy, and hope

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Summer’s Always in Bloom with This Colorful Palm Springs Lifestyle Brand

08/28/20 specs+spaces staff

Superbloom, a lifestyle company that produces hats, socks, packs and a number of consumer goods in its trademark ten colors, is imbuing Palm Springs with vibrancy all its own.

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Sand To Sin: New Neon Museum Mural Highlights Las Vegas History

08/28/20 specs+spaces staff

Multi-media artist James Stanford is no stranger to creating art that merges past and present, reality and fantasy. Now he’s brought this talent to another project, one that features prominently in Las Vegas’ ever-transforming landscape — a new large scale mural entitled, “From The Land Beyond Beyond.”

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Rainbows in Design: Ascend with Pride

08/26/20 Grace Lennon

Over the past year, and especially in the time of COVID-19, rainbows inspire happiness, joy and hope. Graphic designer Fallon Kesicier installed New York’s “largest Pride flag” on the steps of the Louis Kahn-designed Four Freedoms State Park to celebrate Pride Month.

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Get Serious Color Inspiration courtesy of these Three National Parks

08/06/20 specs+spaces staff

Each of the parks is unique in its own natural beauty and geologic features and so we wondered, what would color palettes inspired by national parks look like?

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5 Color Palettes We’re Loving From Virtual Art Exhibits Around The World

07/21/20 specs+spaces staff

According to Travel + Leisure, there are actually 12 museums across the world offering free virtual tours to the public with the help of Google Arts & Culture. We’ve gathered a few striking pieces of artwork from these notable institutions, drawing inspiration from their color palettes that might give you some ideas for your own spaces.

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Tech Company Turns To Muralist To Deck Out New Digs in Honeyed Tones

05/05/20 specs+spaces staff

When ecommerce coupon start-up Honey opened a new Santa Barbara, Calif. office, the hot tech company was faced with 18,000 square feet of blank canvas.To help flesh out the new space, the company contacted local Santa Barbara-based artist and graphic designer Beau Brown to create custom wall murals for its new digs.

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Art in the Time of COVID-19

05/05/20 Grace Lennon

Artists around the world have found creative ways to offer hope amid the COVID-19 crisis, keeping people connected during a pandemic that keeps us apart.