Phor-gasmic Phoropter Art

Every year for National Eye Exam Month in August we do an annual post that highlights Eye Exams with either Eye Charts or Phoropters. Our search this year brought some some Phorgasmic Art that we just had to share. Window Dressing is an art form that everybody enjoys. This window included a phoropter face on a mannequin. Love the idea and why … [Read more...]

14,000 Used Optical Lenses Make Up This Work Of Art

I don't know how long this took, gathering together 14,000 optical lenses to make this gigantic eyeglass sculpture. The eyeglasses were donated by the Canadian Lions Club Eyeglass Recycling. Sea/See/Saw was created by Calgary-based artists Caitlind r.c. Brown & Wayne Garrett and the installation is over the Pera Museum in Istanbul. You can … [Read more...]

Giant Eyeglass Sculpture Lights The Way

Several months ago this Giant Eyeglass Sculpture showed up on our Timeline on FB. I just kept waiting to hear more, see where it was going and now we know. The Lighting was a commission by Happy Valley Optical in State College, Pennsylvania. Since 2005, Happy Valley Optical has supported the art community in the state college and have … [Read more...]

Optical Fun: Eyeglass Cartoon Design Project

I don't know much about this.. as it came from a Cartoon Design Contest. The theme was Eyeglasses. I thought was interesting as the cartoonist were from Hungary, Turkey, Russia, Romania and other places in Europe. Also interesting if you look at where the artist is from and the 'subject' matter, it is really a political … [Read more...]

Eyewear Art Week: Movie Poster Glasses

As many of your know, many movies have made many eyeglasses famous. Risky Business (wayfarer) Top Gun (Rayban) Terminator (Gargoyles) We constantly get asked and I am sure you do what, what eyewear is that! I want that! We love this Eyewear in the Movies Poster interpretation on Deviant … [Read more...]

Eyewear Art Week- Signature Shades Posters We Like

Over the years, we have seen many eyewear art. Some the most popular are showcasing iconic eyewear with famous people. These are a few of our favorite Signature Specs posters.     … [Read more...]

Eyewear Art Week- Spectacular Shade Descriptions

We all know that there is many different descriptions for eyewear, there is only a few basic eyewear shapes. Oval, Round, Square, Octagon, Cat-Eye, Retro, Flat Tip, Oblong, Pilot or Aviator. Our eye- art eyewear feature today, showcases the artistic re-creations of Eyewear shapes. What we love about this art, all of the posters went viral on the … [Read more...]

Look Ma.. He’s Got Eyes In The Back Of His Head!

Sporting Tattoos is no big deal anymore. In fact, you are probably more unusual if you don't have a tatt hidden away somewhere. I look at these eyeball tattoos and know, I would not wanting to be sitting behind them.. This is little less dramatic.. but peek a boo! … [Read more...]

Reuse Wine Corks – Make An Eyeglass Sculpture

With Earth Day coming up, we found this on Pinterest a way to reuse wine corks to make eyeglass sculptures. Whoever did this did a great job, and I am sorry, I cannot find the original author- creator. … [Read more...]

Eye Can’t Believe It: Eyeball Pools

Would you want to look at this after a hard day at the office staring at eyeballs? In our world full of drones and geo-location, as much as I think this is really cool and a definite eye-catcher, I would hate to have it looking at me! What do you think? … [Read more...]

ClearVision’s Annual Facebook Holiday Ornament Contest

ClearVision Continues Holiday Tradition & Introduces Its Annual Holiday Ornament & Facebook Contest  Hauppauge, NY – November 2013 – Eyewear industry leader ClearVision Optical is continuing with its holiday tradition by introducing its unique and sought-after annual holiday ornament and launching a festive social media contest! Each … [Read more...]

Vision-Ease Lens Venue Website Designed To Grow Customer Business

Vision-Ease Lens’ Award-Winning Venue Website Designed to Grow Direct Customers’ Business Venue helps customers stay competitive by supplementing their processing capabilities  RAMSEY, MINN. (2013) – Vision-Ease Lens (VEL) was honored by the Web Marketing Association with a 2013 Best of Industry WebAward for its specialty website, … [Read more...]

2013 Golden Bridge® Business and Innovation Awards Honour Adlens®

Adlens®, the global leader in variable focus technology for the eyewear industry, announced that its John Lennon™ Collection was honoured with a Gold award in the Lifestyle, Beauty and Fashion category at the 2013 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards in San Francisco, CA. In addition, Adlens® Adjustables™ glasses were recognized with a Gold … [Read more...]

Radical Rimless Eyewear Contest Winners From Santinelli

October 1, 2013 – Hauppauge, NY. As part of their 40th Anniversary celebration, Santinelli International recently held a “Think Outside the Box Edge” Rimless Eyewear Contest. The company asked their drilling lens edger clients to create a pair of highly imaginative rimless eyewear using the edger’s innovative Design Cut technology. Entries were … [Read more...]

Eyeing The World

Houses With Eyes and Faces from around the world. Amazing our global village. Weeping Eyes in Belgium Banksy Project in Kenya (These are roofs)       … [Read more...]