is a tool used to introduce current art into the classroom. Rather than simply looking to the past, "Something Cool" encourages students to discover current artists, makers, movers, and shakers as inspiration.
In Osaka, Japan, Toshiya Masuda creates sculptural objects of out of clay that appear to be taken straight from a video game. With pixelated texture, stylized glaze application, and common items from everyday life, Toshiya Masuda makes the real world look more and more like a virtual reality.
Slideshow, created by Micayla, about Toshiya Masuda's work
Low pixel CG, Can I choose the doneness? Fried Egg, 2012
Ceramic, iron pan, wooden base