25 Incredibly Artistic Websites – Part 4

Artistic and creative websites with interesting background images and/or headers seem to be more and more common all the time. I’ve done a few roundups of this style in the past, but great new examples keep popping up, so here is part 4.

The previous mini-galleries:

Madame Surto

Madame Surto

Blind

Blind

Us Trendy

Us Trendy

urTbox

urTbox

ilovecolors

ilovecolors

Webdesigner Depot

Webdesigner Depot

Symbook

Symbook

Sasha Endoh

Sasha Endoh

Maciej Kwas

Maciej Kwas

ReservoirBuzz

ReservoirBuzz

Koi Koi Koi

Koi Koi Koi

Jobs on the Wall

Jobs on the Wall

Pixel Criminals

Pixel Criminals

Smallman Records

Smallman Records

Web Smarty

Web Smarty

The Trian Woodburns

Trian Woodburns

Alma Latina

Alma Latina

BLK+MTN

BLK+MTN

Brian Wilkins

Brian Wilkins

Frisk Web

Frisk Web

Boompa

Boompa

Make Five

Make Five

Booma Web Design

Booma

Aleksandar Antonov

Aleksandar Antonov

Deborah Cavenaugh

Deborah Cavenaugh

Andrea D.

Andrea D.

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Published January 7th, 2009 by

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  • Max, January 7, 2009

    i really enjoyed this collection steven, ilovecolors and madame surto have a really bice feel about them.

  • joyoge designers' bookmark, January 7, 2009

    really nice sites and selections.. thank you for share

  • Vandelay Design, January 7, 2009

    Max,
    I’m glad you liked it, and thanks for the stumble.

    Joyoge,
    Thanks for the comment.

  • Elliot, January 7, 2009

    Steven, thank you very much for featuring my site

  • Vandelay Design, January 7, 2009

    You’re welcome Elliot. Nice work.

  • dsignz media, January 8, 2009

    Thanks for the very good collections!!!

  • Web Templates, January 8, 2009

    To some extent aren’t all website designs a form of art? How do you distinguish artistic websites from regular websites?

  • Vandelay Design, January 8, 2009

    Web templates,
    Yes, I agree with your point that all websites are a form of art to some extent. But I do feel that some designs are more creative and better examples of true art than others. Maybe it’s just a different interpretation of wording, but by looking at the types of sites that are showcased I think you can see what I was getting at. Personally, I don’t consider myself an artist even though I design websites, but to me these designs show excellent artwork.

  • Nehl, January 8, 2009

    Thanks a lot for featuring reservoirbuzz.com ! Very happy to know you like it !
    And thanks for your blog !

  • Sasha Endoh, January 8, 2009

    Wow, thank you for including SashaEndoh.com! I hope you don’t mind me posting a link to this article on my blog.

    Cheers!

    Sasha

  • Vandelay Design, January 8, 2009

    Sasha,
    You’re welcome. Of course you’re welcome to link to this.

  • Merewald Valletta, January 9, 2009

    Absolutely gorgeous sites. Thanks you for sharing.

  • Bill Lowden, January 10, 2009

    Great post! Thanks for sharing.

  • Braintrove.com, January 10, 2009

    Interesting designs. Must hit the right target audience, though, as some users–especially older ones–could experience visual sensory overload.

  • Dainis Graveris, January 12, 2009

    very talented designer websites You’ve got over here – I am bookmarking for inspiration later, when I need some good idea.

  • Manuel, January 19, 2009

    Most of these site look absolutely awesome. I wish I was that talented when it comes to webdesign.

  • kmjamal, January 21, 2009

    whew! awsome designs over here i liked all ofthem but mos is Us Trendy.

  • Creamy CSS, April 18, 2009

    Beautiful collection,.. what to say,..

  • King, April 29, 2009

    My work involves lots of designing stuff. I find exhausted thinking for new designs. Now I feel like a have a good number of templates to think off, of course without exhausting!

  • aloy, May 18, 2009

    Nice collection. I learned lot from your collection. Thank you.

  • Richard, May 21, 2009

    What a collection!!! I can use these ideas to kick start my thought process for my own sites!!! Thanks!!!

  • Bell, June 5, 2009

    This is a nice piece of artwork and design. These designs provides me to think in new dimension.

  • Sassygirl, August 12, 2009

    I love colours is my favourite. :) Eye-catchy and functionality all in one template

  • Canvas Artwork, November 17, 2009

    I always wonder how you manage to find these great websites. i wish someone make an eye-catching website for me. . ..

  • Magician London, April 21, 2010

    How do these people design these sites?

    I must learn some more dreamweaver skills!

    I have spent ages on mine and it still looks rubbish!

    Roger

    • Vandelay Website Design, April 21, 2010

      Photoshop is more important for achieving a certain look than Dreamweaver.

  • Vishakan Dinesh, June 12, 2010

    Great list…… I just launched my own portfolio site which i believe would fit in here.

    plz check it out..:)