Fantastic Phoropter Art For America Recycles Day

Phoropters, you can't live without them and when they are old, what do you do with them? Try to sell? Donate them? Scrap metal? It is very hard to give up an expensive piece of equipment but some have successfully integrated them into art (see Phoropter Art) For America's Recycle Day our latest bit of Upcycling is this visionary piece of … [Read more...]

Pop Sunglass Art

We have showcased Eyewear Artists this year for many reasons: 1.) Art is one visual way to differentiate your office from the competition. 2.) Eyewear art is appropriate and can help build your brand. 3.) POP Art is colorful and expressive 4.) It's fun! We discovered two new POP Art Eyewear artists, that you might love as much as we do. … [Read more...]

Artistic Eyewear by Zahide Betul Sahin

One of the advantages of being on Eyewear Forums, is that a multitude of people are out looking for something to write about, unusual product and art. Ergo: Portland artist Zahide Betul Sahin artistic interpretation of eyewear. On her website she has 45 looks of fantasy eyewear for us to drool … [Read more...]

Cyrus Jabiru: The Art of Trash To Treasure Eyewear

Cyrus Kabiru is reknown for his up-cycled artisan eyewear. His statement and artistic designs show us that eyewear can be just a beautiful with found objects. America's Recycles Day is November 16, 2016 is the day to re-commit to recycled as much as possible.   … [Read more...]

Iconic Pop Art Famous Eyeglasses

Over the years, many people have done the 'Famous Eyeglasses' with caricatured celebrities wearing their eye-conic eyewear. Famous Eyeglasses by Indonesian artist, Rizky Alfiosa in another uptake, takes the iconic eyeglasses and puts them on his caricatured face for a different look. Usually when artists do this this look, they come up with the … [Read more...]

Naked Eyeball Art

If you look closely at the this eye art, it is made up of hundreds of naked humans in various poses. Created by American photographic Spencer Tunick. He is known for his large-scale nude shoots. Since 1994, he has photographed over 75 human installations around the world … [Read more...]

The Spec Lifter Is Designed By An Optometrist

Opticians and Optometrists are in a unique position to design, market and sell a variety of products that fit visual needs. One optometrist, Jim Hamilton, invented a handy little gadget called the Visual Align Specs Lifter. The Specs lifter is placed on the nose to lift the eyeglasses up to better see a computer screen. An interesting gadget … [Read more...]

Pop Eyewear Art By Anja Van Herle Art

Anja Van Herle is a pop artist based in Los Angeles, who makes huge fashion portraits of people and lots of those people are wearing eyewear.  As she says  “If the eyes are the window to the soul, then glasses are more than just an accessory; they’re an extension of one’s personality.  The use of sunglasses in my work allows me to define my … [Read more...]

Pop Eyewear Art By Giulio Rossi

Giulio Rossi is an Italian artist who has also created a series of mischievous artwork featuring eyewear. A series of characters, career girl, punk with a tongue piercing, Hello Kitty Fan sucking a lollipop all wearing giant eyeglasses. "Fly Away" digital painting by Giulio Rossi Photo by Giulio Rossi on Behance … [Read more...]

Pop Eyewear Art By Sheila Wend

Sheila Wend is a German graphic artist and illustrator. Her Pop-Art is colorful, fun and amusing. We like it and if you are looking for artistic inspiration in your office, these pieces would be eye-catching. Sheila Wend on Behance … [Read more...]

Eyewear Design: Knobby Knitted Temples

Over the years we have featured many types of knitted eyewear. This is another first for us, a knitted Snood? for eyeglasses. Holes are drilled into the lenses and that starts the knitting which wraps around the back of the head. The temples fit through the knitting instead going around the ears. Essentially the knit job is the temples. The … [Read more...]

Shades By Mauro Balcazar

We found the perfect reception room reading material by artist Mauro Balcazar. He is a very talented artist illustrator who created the book Shades, which depicts famous characters wearing eyeglasses and sunglasses. The book's eyewear illustrations are on people like Mrs. Doubtfire, Kanye West, Chewabacca, Dana Carvey. Very very done. You can … [Read more...]

Flora Borsi Self Portrays Herself As Animeyed

Artist Flora Borsi created a set of six portraits starring herself and using an animal or reptile for one of her eyes. She says about the pictures: “The editor software is just a tool to complete my pictures, I want to make an image, which looks like a real, unedited photo. I would like to shock people or make them smile with some society critics. … [Read more...]

60 Ways To Wear TMA

Since its introduction in 1999, Silhouette’s Titan Minimal Art has been a top seller, setting a benchmark for premium rimless eyewear design. With its extreme comfort and light weight, only 1.8 grams, this style has more than demonstrated its reliability and ease in daily wear. For the annual National Sales Meeting, held in Puerto Rico this … [Read more...]

Aspire Eyewear Introduces Frame Naming Contest

February, 2016 – Aspire Eyewear introduces its new social contest, #AspireToBe, a frame naming contest designed to encourage engagement with the brand on social media. Held on the Aspire Facebook page,, the #AspireToBe contest invites eyecare professionals and consumers to provide suggested names for one of the next … [Read more...]