Freshly Cut Flowers Make Sparks in Electrically Charged Images by Hu Weiyi

FRESHLY CUT FLOWERS MAKE SPARKS IN ELECTRICALLY CHARGED IMAGES BY HU WEIYI

Image credits: Hu Weiyi and A+ Contemporary In The Tentacles project, by Chinese artist Hu Weiyi , bright sparks and fiery electrical...

Intricate Metal Root Sculptures by Sun-Hyuk Kim Take Human Form

INTRICATE METAL ROOT SCULPTURES BY SUN-HYUK KIM TAKE HUMAN FORM

South Korean artist Sun-Hyuk Kim cuts, welds, melts, and curves pipes and wires into structures that are part human anatomy and part...

 
 
 
New Mural Masters Book Offers a Colorful Tour of Contemporary Street Art Around the World

NEW MURAL MASTERS BOOK OFFERS A COLORFUL TOUR OF CONTEMPORARY STREET ART AROUND THE WORLD

Mural by Felipe Pantone. All images via Gingko Press Not everyone is lucky enough to travel the world to witness the evolution of street...

Historical Paintings Get a Pixelated Update

HISTORICAL PAINTINGS GET A PIXELATED UPDATE

Based on “Joséphine-Éléonore-Marie-Pauline de Galard de Brassac de Béarn, Princesse de Broglie” by Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres Greek...

 
 
 
Extreme Temperatures Breed Glassy Hollow Forms Called ‘Ghost Apples'

EXTREME TEMPERATURES BREED GLASSY HOLLOW FORMS CALLED ‘GHOST APPLES'

You've seen the perfect arcs of boiling water solidified mid-throw, and perhaps this frozen speeding sign that duplicated itself over...

Cows, Moose, and Camels Contort into Yoga Poses and Other Surprising Positions in Paintings by Bruno Pontiroli

COWS, MOOSE, AND CAMELS CONTORT INTO YOGA POSES AND OTHER SURPRISING POSITIONS IN PAINTINGS BY BRUNO PONTIROLI

Bruno Pontiroli creates mind-bending explorations of the relationship between humans and animals, painting limber cows doing impressive...

 
 
 
Swirling Abstract Portraits by Firelei Báez Explore Identity in Diasporic Societies

SWIRLING ABSTRACT PORTRAITS BY FIRELEI BÁEZ EXPLORE IDENTITY IN DIASPORIC SOCIETIES

“Sans-Souci” (2015), acrylic and ink on linen, 108 x 74 inches Using acrylic, gouache, ink, and graphite, artist Firelei Báez creates...

Intertwined and Contorted Figures Form Surreal New Portraits by Brooke DiDonato

INTERTWINED AND CONTORTED FIGURES FORM SURREAL NEW PORTRAITS BY BROOKE DIDONATO

Brooklyn-based photographer Brooke DiDonato poses bodies in twisting forms, skewing the viewer's perception of where one body ends...

 
 
 
Colorful Strands of Thread and Beads Highlight the Contours of Human Skulls

COLORFUL STRANDS OF THREAD AND BEADS HIGHLIGHT THE CONTOURS OF HUMAN SKULLS

Jim F. Faure, who goes by Jim Skull , introduces his decades-long practice with his pseudonym. The Paris-based sculptor focuses exclusively...

A Dozen New Stamps Celebrate Leonardo da Vinci's Drawings

A DOZEN NEW STAMPS CELEBRATE LEONARDO DA VINCI'S DRAWINGS

The head of Leda , on view at Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool The innovative yet timeless drawings of Leonardo da Vinci will soon be...

 
 
 
Dazzlingly Gradients and Geometric Designs Baked into New Pies and Tarts by Lauren Ko

DAZZLINGLY GRADIENTS AND GEOMETRIC DESIGNS BAKED INTO NEW PIES AND TARTS BY LAUREN KO

Seattle-based pie baker Lauren Ko has a multitude of non-edible inspirations that influence her creative pastry designs, including...

A Programmable 8-Bit Computer Created Using Traditional Embroidery Techniques and Materials

A PROGRAMMABLE 8-BIT COMPUTER CREATED USING TRADITIONAL EMBROIDERY TECHNIQUES AND MATERIALS

The Embroidered Computer by Irene Posch and Ebru Kurbak doesn't look like what you might expect when you think of a computer. Instead,...

 
 
 
A Pair of Two-Story-Tall Pigeons Make a Home in Delhi During This Year's Lodhi Art Festival

A PAIR OF TWO-STORY-TALL PIGEONS MAKE A HOME IN DELHI DURING THIS YEAR'S LODHI ART FESTIVAL

All images by Pranav Gohil, via Street Art News Artist Adele Renault creates large-scale paintings of pigeons, highlighting the spectacular...

An Online Atlas Tracking Disappearing and Endangered Languages Across the Globe

AN ONLINE ATLAS TRACKING DISAPPEARING AND ENDANGERED LANGUAGES ACROSS THE GLOBE

The Yi alphabet , a script created during the Tang dynasty in China , all images via the Atlas of Endangered Alphabets In 2016 the...

 
 
 
A Full Spectrum of Waves Course Through Warren Keelan's Aquatic Photography Edited With the HP ZBook x2

A FULL SPECTRUM OF WAVES COURSE THROUGH WARREN KEELAN'S AQUATIC PHOTOGRAPHY EDITED WITH THE HP ZBOOK X2

“Firewater” Whereas many people see the world's water-covered surface as a monolith, photographer Warren Keelan makes a living seeing...

Pensive Faces Peer Out From the Pages of Bronze Book Sculptures by Paola Grizi

PENSIVE FACES PEER OUT FROM THE PAGES OF BRONZE BOOK SCULPTURES BY PAOLA GRIZI

Italian sculptor Paola Grizi creates bronze sculptures of faces emerging from the tousled pages of books, often with an exposed hand...

 
 
 
The Abandoned Grandeur of Crumbling Palaces Showcased in Large Format Photographs by Thomas Jorion

THE ABANDONED GRANDEUR OF CRUMBLING PALACES SHOWCASED IN LARGE FORMAT PHOTOGRAPHS BY THOMAS JORION

Thomas Jorion, “Pappagallo, Italie” (2018), Pigment print, American box frame in raw oak, image courtesy of Esther Woerdehoff Galerie Whereas...

Mirage: Doug Aitken's Mirrored House Creates a Kaleidoscopic View of the Surrounding Swiss Mountains

MIRAGE: DOUG AITKEN'S MIRRORED HOUSE CREATES A KALEIDOSCOPIC VIEW OF THE SURROUNDING SWISS MOUNTAINS

Doug Aitken, Mirage Gstaad, 2019,
 Part of Elevation 1049: Frequencies, Gstaad, Switzerland.
 Image courtesy of the Artist; Photo by...

 
 
 

1,440 PORTRAITS EMERGE FROM A SINGLE INK DRAWING IN A NEW ANIMATION BY JAKE FRIED

In an impressive feat of dedication and patience, artist Jake Fried spent seven months creating Brain Wave , a hand-drawn animation...

Gimme That New New: Colossal Daily Update

GIMME THAT NEW NEW: COLOSSAL DAILY UPDATE

Photo credit: Kevin O'Mara Need more creative culture in your life? Our Daily Update newsletter keeps you in the know on the best in...

 
 
 



Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Contemporary Landscape Painting,Textured Art, Mixed Media, Fine Art For Sale...

Contemporary Landscape Painting,Textured Art, Mixed Media, Fine Art For Sale “Pleasant Valley” by Contemporary Artist Liz Thoresen

40"x30"x1.5" Acrylic on Canvas/Available $2400 Read more ...

Abstract Mixed Media Botanical Landscape Painting "From Seeds" by Intuitive...

Abstract Mixed Media Botanical Landscape Painting "From Seeds" by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

This loose abstract work has gold leaf accents and an elegant simplicity. 40"x30" Acrylic on Canvas-Available HERE Visit to Read more ...

Morse d curve / Moon Hoon

Morse d curve / Moon Hoon

© Namgoong sun Architects: Moon Hoon Location: 23, Tongil-ro 78 road, Eunpyeong-gu, Seoul, South Korea Category: Commercial Architecture Lead Architects: Moon Hoon, Kim... Read more ...

Scavenger Hunt - 2 people having a conversation / Fehrenbacher Hof

Scavenger Hunt - 2 people having a conversation / Fehrenbacher Hof

Item 3 - 2 people having a conversation These 2 guys were sitting right behind a few of us Urban Sketchers who chose to stay inside the Hof. They were having a talk about hard... Read more ...

Just Peachy, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Just Peachy, New Contemporary Landscape Painting by Sheri Jones

Just Peachy 8x10 oil on canvas I've started a new series of small landscape paintings. I want to explore new color combinations. I start by premixing the color combo's I have... Read more ...

Abstract Landscape, Mixed Media, Blazing Sky, Contemporary Painting “Blazing...

Abstract Landscape, Mixed Media, Blazing Sky, Contemporary Painting “Blazing Glory” by Carol Nelson Fine Art

Flash and sparkle. Dramatic colors. Rough and smooth textures. If these things appeal to you, this is your painting. It may be hung as is, or framed for a more finished... Read more ...

30"x40" abstract painting, acrylic on canvas, Contemporary art...

30"x40" abstract painting, acrylic on canvas, Contemporary art, Expressionist Art, fine art Painting, Pamela Fowler Lordi, price $1450

40"x30"x1.75" Acrylic on Canvas/Available $975 Read more ...

Important Tips for Using Reference Photos

Important Tips for Using Reference Photos

'Poppy Profusion' 8x10 pastel ©Karen Margulis The Secret to a good painting is a bad photo That might be an over-simplification but a less than perfect reference photo can... Read more ...

Institute at School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada / MO-OF

Institute at School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada / MO-OF

© Edmund Sumner Architects: MO-OF Location: Survey No.4, 4, ITI Rd, Krishna Nagar, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh 520008, India Category: University Lead Architects: Shantanu... Read more ...

Bull Dog

Bull Dog

Antique Produce Crate Label From Blue Sky Search which has pages and pages of these fascinating labels. Read more ...