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Post-It Notes Captured On a Macro Scale to Create Stunning Abstract Photographs

Post-It Notes Captured On a Macro Scale to Create Stunning Abstract Photographs

Canadian graphic designer and award-winning photographer Marianna Armata recently decided to create an interesting challenge for herself: create a series of abstract images using nothing but an all time favorite in stationery, the famed Post-It note and a dash of macro photography.

As you can see, these absolutely stunning compositions, whether abstract or dreamlike landscapes, are clever transformations of a quite simple product. She states on Bored Panda, "I spent a few weeks shooting yellow Post-It Notes on a macro scale. Trying very hard not to fall into the origami genre, I created compositions to highlight the paper itself rather than to use the pages to make something else." Her works have taken a simple medium along with a simple lighting setup and a mound of creativity to produce incredible results.

Winter 1972

Winter 1972

Adrian Merz, who covered a whole room in little white Post-its, did this to represent the fragments of memories, stories and feeling, telling personal stories that different people experienced during winter 1972.

Installation Made From 30,000 Post-Its

Walls Made from 30,000 Post-its

Yo Shimada is a designer from Tato Architects where his recent installation project 'Post-It Structures' was manifested in cooperation with students of Kyoto University of Art and Design. It is now on show at the gallery artzone in kyoto city, the installation was composed of 30 thousand cells of post-its in bright, fluorescent colors that were adhered to one another to form building components, the result being a wall-like structure running through the gallery.

Appree: Ginkgo Leaf-it


Inspired from nature, Appree’s newest installment ‘Ginkgo’ from the original Leaf-it notes is a truly clever and beautiful approach to post-it notes.…