New York-based Swiss artist Urs Fischer‘s famous giant yellow teddy bear and lamp has been installed at the recently opened Hamad International Airport in Doha, Qatar. Our Tokyo editor Mayumi Ihara was recently there and took a few quick pix (below). The artwork is officially titled “Untitled (Lamp/Bear),” and it’sContinue Reading

Pix of the giant teddy bear art work installation by Swiss artist Urs Fischer in the plaza of the Seagram’s Building on Park Avenue in New York City. The bright yellow teddy bear and lamp is 23-foot tall, made of bronze and weighs a staggering 35,000 pounds. Love it.

Artist Urs Fischer is one of a handful of contemporary artists who have collaborated with Louis Vuitton to create a version of the luxury brand’s Capucines bag with a twist. Fischer’s take on involves a banana hanging from the handbag by a string. See more of Fischer’s work on hisContinue Reading

This artwork by artist Urs Fischer’s boldly stares at you with an equally bolder collage of photographic and graphical colors and patterns. Large art installations and sculptural objects are more typical of Fischer’s body of work, though more traditional, flat 2D images that hang like paintings are part of hisContinue Reading