Quanta Magazine, 2020. Reuse prohibited.
Art direction, concepts, spot art,
3D lede art (sculpting, rendering)
Nomad Sculpt, ZBrush,
Cinema 4D, Redshift
"It was an old idea of Stephen Hawking’s: Unseen "primordial" black holes might be the hidden dark matter. It fell out of favor for decades, but a new series of studies has shown how the theory can work."
Art direction and 3D illustration for a Quanta Magazine article by Josh Sokol: Physicists Argue That Black Holes From the Big Bang Could Be the Dark Matter
Illustrating the idea of clustering black holes acting like dark matter, morphing the space around them, via stylized 3D sculpture.
© Olena Shmahalo