Wednesday, November 24th, 2014 by Arash Saeidi
Bright colors make for bright places! What a better example of this than the 'Vibrant Apartment'? Arash Saeidi shares tips and tricks on the modeling, lighting, texturing and rendering of his amazing project for a family home which integrates vibrant pastel colors with exciting textures and materials.
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Tuesday, November 16th, 2021by Julian Karsunky
At first glance, the distinction between interior and exterior in architecture and design seems clear-cut. However, liminal spaces such as gardens or rooftops blur this line: should we consider them separate entities or are they two sides of the same coin? In search of answers, we have reached out to Omnia Ahmed, a talented young CG artist from Egypt. An interior designer specialized in furniture, fixtures and equipment, Omnia has also enjoyed working on several outdoor areas as part of a series of projects for Balance Decoration.
In our interview, Omnia discusses consistency in interior and exterior, going freelance and bottom-up design.
Wednesday, November 17th, 2021 by Alena Valyavko
Improvisation meets simplicity and functionality in this harmonious project called 'Light Interior'. The artist, Alena Valyavko, talks to us about the career leading her to be a great visualizer and about the creative and technical process necessary to bring her latest design to life in these amazing visual pieces.
Let's dive deep into the process of this peaceful yet elegant interior.
Friday, November 12th, 2021 by Mahmoud Salah
The impact of Grocodilla is undeniable and the power of his eyes and scary, dry skin is something that only great know-how and experience can achieve. Creature and character artist, Mahmoud Salah really details the process of creating this amazing character and shares tips that can take your work to another level.
Let's dive deep into the world of GROCODILLA!
Thursday, November 4th, 2021 by Ata Parhizkar
In this 'Making-of' edition, architect Ata Parhizkar gives us an insight into how he developed one of his latest projects. 'Denmark Dream House' shows great attention to detail and a minimalist and beautiful design that results in the visualization of a cozy and welcoming space.
Let's hear more about this amazing project and what Ata shared with us.
Wednesday, October 27th, 2021 by Mirna Emad
Through the passing of time, many artists have been inspired by Paris and Egyptian interior designer and 3D visualizer, Mirna Emad, is not an exception. Imagining a beautiful design inspired by the city of lights was not an easy job, but using photorealism to bring it to life was the tricky part. In this 'Making-of' edition, Mirna herself gives us some advice on how to do it beautifully.
Let's hear her out.
Wednesday, October 20th, 2021 by Ilya Galinsky
The perfect mixture of classic English architecture with just a touch of Middle Eastern aesthetics, brought to life by talented 3D artist and visualizer, Ilya Galinsky. In this Making-of edition, Ilya himself sheds some light on the process and inspiration for the 'Classic House'.
Let's dive into the story of this Russian architect and his beautiful and elegant project.
Wednesday, October 13th, 2021 by Paco Barruguer
It’s tips and tricks time for all Blender users out there. In this 'Making-of' edition, Spanish 3D artist, Paco Barruguer, gives us an insight into the process of visualizing the interior design of the exclusive Bellagio living room for the luxury furniture 'Colección Alexandra' company.
Let's take a close look at what Paco has to share with us.
Wednesday, October 6th, 2021 by Sivaraamakrishnan Gurusamy Muthupandian
What a great opportunity to learn; the talented student, Sivaraamakrishnan Gurusamy Muthupandian, from the Gnomon School of Visual Effects, shares with us the process of one of his latest projects. Fresh, out-of-the-oven knowledge, put to writing by the artist himself, just for us. A detailed explanation of the astonishing re-creation of a beautiful kitchen photograph.
Sivaraamakrishnan gives us a tutorial on how he achieved such detail and similarity to the original photograph.
Friday, October 1st, 2021 by Julian Karsunky
Today marks a much-welcomed break from the luxurious interiors of glossy magazine pages, courtesy of David Zamanov, our October 2021 3D Artist of the Month! His approach to architectural visualization is inherently artistic and expressive, his interior design deliberately counterbalances the decadent and gaudy style of our times. For his 'Authentica Variations', an eclectic blend of minimalism, Gypset and ancient Chinese philosophy, David forgoes pomp in favor of comforting simplicity.
In our interview, David talks about feeling alien, founding his own studio, and the ethics of minimalism.
Wednesday, September 29th, 2021by Elizaveta Ivanova
What better place to celebrate love than Thailand's Aube Wedding Venue? A clean, beautiful white space filled with simple curves and lines that seem to give movement to the space without taking your attention away from the breathtaking elegance and simplicity of its architecture.
Russian architectural visualizer, Elizaveta Ivanova, gives us a step-by-step on how she recreated this traditional ceremonial space, let's hear her out.
Friday, September 24th, 2021by Julian Karsunky
The relationship between architecture and nature is a conundrum as old as time. When Iranian CG artist Hamid Reza Goli encountered the site of environmental degradation, he was immediately inspired to counteract. Together with his wife, and fellow architect, he envisioned a structure that would revive the barren space and harmonically incorporate its lush surroundings. The result, the ‘Koi House’, is a blend of contemporary architecture and traditional Far Eastern aesthetics, bridging the gap between past and present, and pointing to a reconciliatory future.
Check out our interview to find out more about Hamid Reza, his artistic vision, and the making of the ‘Koi House’.
Wednesday, September 8th, 2021by Kay John Yim
A useful and inspiring story for all of you who want to unleash your creativity! The creator of 'Apocalypse Never Comes Twice', CGI artist Kay John Yim, gives us details on his process for making this beautiful recreation of Antwerp Central in Belgium. A beautiful piece that shows how the pandemic was for him, as for many others, an opportunity to make some introspection and turn a negative situation into something beautiful, into a chance for spending time with yourself and develop new and amazing projects.
Let's have a look at John's creation process, challenges and lessons learned.
Wednesday, September 1st, 2021 by Julian Karsunky
While Iranian architect and visualizer Tina Tajaddodherself humbly declines the label of 3D artist, her soulful and intimately personal approach to CGI left us no choice but to select her as our September 2021 '3D Artist of the Month'! Skillfully crafted architectural reflections of her thoughts and feelings, Tina's work offers a unique and authentic glimpse into her mind. Although a design of individual creative expression, she nonetheless invites the viewer to seek refuge in her 'Quiet Place'.
In our interview, Tina discusses the Iranian CG community, introversion and the search for inner peace.
Monday, July 19th, 2021by Julian Karsunky
While snow is not an unusual sight in parts of Iran, it still might come as surprise thatAli Farvardin, our ArtWanted! feature in July 2021, is jokingly called 'snowman' by his friends. But the young architect and 3D artist has a deep appreciation for all nature, and it features prominently in his work. Free from geographical limitations, Ali enjoys exploring European landscapes, right down to the nuances of Swedish housing designs.
In our interview, Ali discusses the joys of working remotely, environmentally conscious architecture, and gives advice for self-improvement.
Tuesday, June 22th, 2021by Julian Karsunky
This month’s ArtWanted! feature once again takes us to the wonderful world of architectural visualization. Meet Thiago Pimenta and Andrey Rodrigues, co-founders and project directors atRP Studio, an up-and-coming full service archviz production company based in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Together, the young entrepreneurs recently aced one of Ander Alencar’s Rendermind challenges with their ‘Edificio VK’, a visionary residential complex, put on impressive display through a short film and a series of images.
Continue reading to learn how Andrey and Thiago went from starting their own company in their dorm rooms to establishing and managing a professional studio.