February 3, 2010
(born 1973 in Shandong, China) is a Chinese artist.
He makes photographs of himself camouflage painted to blend in with the background. This series is called "Hiding In The City". To celebrate US President Obama's visit to China, he made an effigy of Obama in his honor.
January 27, 2010
Daniel Sparkes began his artistic career as a key member of the British street art scene in the early 2000s. Before long, this lead to work producing designs for fashion brands such as Nike and Sixpack and illustrations for clients such as Redbull and Warp Records. His work has been featured in a number of books published by Thames and Hudson, Die Gestalten Verlag and others and in articles in magazines such as The Face, Juxtapoz and Dazed & Confused. Sparkes now works purely as a fine artist, producing drawings and paintings for exhibition. He has exhibited extensively in Europe and North America and has upcoming shows in London, Sydney and Los Angeles.