I have probably reported on over a hundred works of QR Code art over the last 6 years but this one has to be in the top three for effort. French artist Jonathan Bréchignac created the unbelievably intricate design below using only blue Bic pens and Ultraviolet ink. His creation titled “Ultraviolet -The Blue Carpet” […]
Being a dog owner this made me smile on a Monday morning….
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Graphic designer Sergey Ermakov of CODE501 - CREATIVE BAND based in Yekaterinburg, Russia has been working on a new font, Dark Ice Cream. He has created a few animated images for this project including the QR Code below. Sergey also produced a short video showing how he created the details for the Dark Ice Cream […]
Can anyone better Marc Hindley’s QR Code Halloween Pumpkin from 2010 (image below)? I had a go this year and had to give up when the unfinished QR Code disintegrated and left just a large hole. My arts and crafts skills are non-existent and the best thing for me about carving a pumpkin is roasting […]
Ottawa’s all night public arts and culture extravaganza (Nuit Blanche) included a digital sign outside the Ottawa School of Art displaying a rapid sequence of QR Codes. Each code resolved to a snippet of the human genome at the rate of 15 QR Codes per second. For the duration of the project (one night) 1.2% […]
This week saw the opening of the new Modez Hotel in the Dutch town of Arnhem, with its 20 rooms individually designed by Dutch fashion designers. Antoine Peters, who graduated cum laude at the Art Academy in Arnhem, designed Room 6 which is entirely decorated in QR Codes (image below). The wallpaper, curtains, bed linen […]
The tenth London Design Festival includes a QR Code sculpture made entirely from chocolate (image below). With stores in New York, Boston, Europe and all over the UK international chocolatier Hotel Chocolat collaborated with designer Paul Cocksedge to create an original sculpture made from 1,000 pieces of chocolate. QR Code scanners are rewarded with a […]
Berlin based urban artist Sweza is no stranger to regular 2d-code readers. He first appeared over two years ago with his ingenious use of QR Codes to preserve graffiti. He photographs the graffiti before it is cleaned off by the local authorities, afterwards he returns and places a QR Code in the cleaned area […]
There is very little to do with QR Codes in the video below but any opportunity to show artist and designer Yiying Lu at work can not be missed. Yiying Lu is no stranger to QR Codes as we reported last year in Fail Whale Creator’s Designer QR Codes. This time Yiying sets the QR […]
It’s almost a year since the first QR Code talking head ‘A Very Creative Curriculum Vitae’ and there have been a few others since then such as ‘Reporters Without Borders’. Now Valiant Comics has produced what it says is the world’s first QR Code talking comic book cover. The campaign kicks off with posters (image […]