English artist Chris Wood creates glass wall-panels that showcase maze-like structures that give the illusion of depth and brilliance through the glass’ interaction with natural and artificial light sources. The artist’s usage of small, reflective, dichroic (meaning “two color”) pieces of glass lets her easily create complex patterns of light and shade; the colors and textures that derive from these structures change in accordance to the position of the viewer and the angle of the light source, making her work an ever-changing, almost magical and intriguing phenomenon. Read more on Hi-Fructose.
Last week, we sent the photographer Matt Eich to Ferguson, Missouri, to document the second week of protests after a police officer shot unarmed teen-ager Michael Brown. Take a look at some of the photos.
Top: Protestors hold up roses while marching and chanting, “Hands up! Don᾿t shoot!,” August 19th. Bottom: Asia Jackson and Taylor Barnes, both age twenty, August 20th. Photographs by Matt Eich.