Inspiration

Ideas Block Culture Shop

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give art

While we are still in the process of creating our new online shop, we invite you to shop locally, at our creative space, located in Vilnius station area (Pylimo st. 60). Come to explore some unique ideas for Christmas! Here you will find a variety of handmade items, from local ceramics, to colourful jewellery from […]

Events

Sketches in Disguise by Monika Jasnauskaitė, May 11 – June 11

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Sketches in Disguise by Monika Jasnauskaite

Fur, nails, feathers, dazzling blue eyes – meet the characters from Sketches in Disguise art show by Monika Jasnauskaitė! 12 heroes, 12 different stories: from Schrödinger’s cat and golden ratio to cosmic odyssey and magic mushrooms. Meet them on May 11 – June 11 in Ideas Block creative space, Pylimo st. 60-18, Vilnius. Be the […]

Mood

Mood: Fade Away

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Tatiana Ginsberg

Leaf Shadows by Tatiana Ginsberg. Detail of a dress, hand painted and embroidered by Lisa Smirnova. Textiles pattern from Spring/Summer womenswear collection by Sabine Egler. Embroidery detail by Yumiko Arimoto. Watercolour painting ‘First Snow in the Valley’ by ARco Texture Paintings.

Mood

Mood: Moon Textures

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Mae Engelgeer

Today I am introducing a new section to Ideasblock – Mood. Here we will have daily inspirations of art, design, photography, colours, textures, patterns and anything else that will come to mind that particular day. It is all about inspiration! Today’s mood is Moon Textures: Blankets from ‘Mod’ collection by Mae Engelgeer. Still life photography […]

Fashion

Natural Dyeing with Cara Marie Piazza

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Cara Marie Piazza

You might think that is a weird thing to say, but I just love natural dyes! Maybe it is not so odd if you consider that I am a textile designer, so my mind is always filled with ideas about colours, patterns, textures, materials and, of course, dyes. I am happy to find designers experimenting with alternative ways […]

Small Talks

Dip Into Another Reality Together With Katy Ann Gilmore

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Katy Ann Gilmore

Today let’s dip into another reality filled with intricate geometric patterns together with an artist Katy Ann Gilmore, based in Los Angeles area. Her works explore and question scientific theories and human perception. The artist goes deeper into the objects that surround us, creating her own interpretations through beautiful detailed drawings and 3D pieces. Elaborate Katy’s artworks can be found […]

Ceramics

Patterned Minimalism by Julia Kostreva

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Julia Kostreva

Today’s inspiration – a wonderful blend of minimalist design, textures and patterns. Products designed considering the smallest details. And these handmade goods are coming from California, San Francisco based designer Julia Kostreva’s studio. Julia is a creative director and designer who works with print, graphic and web design, branding and styling. On top of that she makes beautiful stationery, home […]

Small Talks

Energising Creations by Liz Payne

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Liz Payne

I believe that most of us from time to time feel the need to surround ourselves with bright objects. Especially after long winters, during rainy days or just on one of those occasions when we feel the lack of energy. Colours hold a lot of power. And this power can lift up our mood or bring back some […]

Fashion

Quirky Minimalism from Depeapa

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Depeapa

I have yet another great textiles inspiration for you. It is quirky but simple, with fun illustrations and minimalistic shapes. And these beautifully balanced designs are coming from Granada, Spain based company Depeapa. Verónica de Arriba is the artist behind the brand, which she established as a way to give another life to her illustrations. […]