Delicate Flowers and Interlocking Tessellations Carved into Fruits and Vegetables by Takehiro Kishimoto

DELICATE FLOWERS AND INTERLOCKING TESSELLATIONS CARVED INTO FRUITS AND VEGETABLES BY TAKEHIRO KISHIMOTO

Japanese chef and skilled food carver Takehiro Kishimoto explores the traditional art of produce design on his captivating Instagram...

Animals and Statues Serve as the Protagonists of Startlingly Realistic Post-Apocalyptic Paintings by Josh Keyes

ANIMALS AND STATUES SERVE AS THE PROTAGONISTS OF STARTLINGLY REALISTIC POST-APOCALYPTIC PAINTINGS BY JOSH KEYES

“Landfall” (2018), Acrylic on wood panel, 30″ × 20″ Portland-based artist Josh Keyes paints hyperrealistic depictions of what he perceives...

 
 
 
Majestic Conservatories and Cozy Private Potting Sheds Showcase the Universal Appeal of Glass Greenhouses

MAJESTIC CONSERVATORIES AND COZY PRIVATE POTTING SHEDS SHOWCASE THE UNIVERSAL APPEAL OF GLASS GREENHOUSES

Gardens by the Bay, Singapore Photographer duo India Hobson and Magnus Edmondson celebrate the universal beauty and rich history of...

Hand-Sewn Portraits by Sheena Liam Capture Quiet Moments of Self Care

HAND-SEWN PORTRAITS BY SHEENA LIAM CAPTURE QUIET MOMENTS OF SELF CARE

Malaysian-born artist and model Sheena Liam creates self-portraiture through dark green thread and embroidery hoops. The hand-sewn...

 
 
 
Lust For Light: A New Book of Illuminated Installations, Sculpture, and Images in Contemporary Art

LUST FOR LIGHT: A NEW BOOK OF ILLUMINATED INSTALLATIONS, SCULPTURE, AND IMAGES IN CONTEMPORARY ART

Liz West Once only used to illuminate a painting or photograph, light is now commonly used as the medium itself-glowing brightly from...

A VAST ARRAY OF URBAN STREET ART AERIALLY PHOTOGRAPHED AND DIGITALLY CATALOGED BY ODDVIZ

 Istanbul-based collective oddviz uses photogrammetry to documents the world in three dimensions. By merging together aerial and ground-level...

 
 
 
Life-Size Origami Becomes a Fashion Statement in Dramatic Paper Costumes Worn by Ballet Dancers

LIFE-SIZE ORIGAMI BECOMES A FASHION STATEMENT IN DRAMATIC PAPER COSTUMES WORN BY BALLET DANCERS

All photographs © Melika Dez Montreal-based artists Melika Dez and Pauline Loctin met in January 2018 and decide to combine their imaginations...

Memories of Youth Interwoven With Thousands of Minuscule Glass Beads

MEMORIES OF YOUTH INTERWOVEN WITH THOUSANDS OF MINUSCULE GLASS BEADS

“Bedside Table” (2011) Artist David Chatt explores his past, family, and memories in all-white works created using found objects and...

 
 
 
GridDrones: These Self-Levitating Nanocopters Might Be the Future of Smartphones

GRIDDRONES: THESE SELF-LEVITATING NANOCOPTERS MIGHT BE THE FUTURE OF SMARTPHONES

Starting tomorrow researchers will gather in Berlin for the ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology. The symposium...

A Fist of Flowers Presents a Message of Unity on the Streets of Santarcangelo

A FIST OF FLOWERS PRESENTS A MESSAGE OF UNITY ON THE STREETS OF SANTARCANGELO

“Tower to the People,” Italy, 2018, photo by Davide Gasparetti Italian graffiti artist Eron creates poignant spray painted interventions...

 
 
 

ECCENTRIC BRITISH HOUSEBOATS BUILT FROM DECOMMISSIONED AMBULANCES, CITY BUSES, AND AIRPLANE PARTS

Tucked into the estuary of the River Adur in the coastal town of Shoreham-on-Sea in Sussex, England is a row of houseboats in dazzlingly...

Macro Photography Reveals the Dazzling Scales and Multi-Colored Hairs That Cover Butterfly Wings

MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY REVEALS THE DAZZLING SCALES AND MULTI-COLORED HAIRS THAT COVER BUTTERFLY WINGS

Chris Perani uses macro photography to capture the microscopic details found on butterflies' wings, such as multi-colored hairs and...

 
 
 
Potato Chip Sand Dunes, Spiral-Bound Swimming Lanes, and More Miniature Transformations from Tatsuya Tanaka

POTATO CHIP SAND DUNES, SPIRAL-BOUND SWIMMING LANES, AND MORE MINIATURE TRANSFORMATIONS FROM TATSUYA TANAKA

Another year, another 365 days of miniature glory from Tatsuya Tanaka. On a daily basis for the past seven years, the prolific Japanese...

A Neoclassical Girl Towers Over Memphis in a Seven-Story Wheatpaste by Julien de Casabianca

A NEOCLASSICAL GIRL TOWERS OVER MEMPHIS IN A SEVEN-STORY WHEATPASTE BY JULIEN DE CASABIANCA

Artist Julien de Casabianca is known for wheatpasting subjects from famous paintings onto public infrastructure as part of his ongoing...

 
 
 
26 Paper Engineers From Around the World Turned the Alphabet Into a Limited Edition Book

26 PAPER ENGINEERS FROM AROUND THE WORLD TURNED THE ALPHABET INTO A LIMITED EDITION BOOK

Kelli Anderson The Movable Books Society , a non-profit organization of pop-up book professionals and enthusiasts, recently released...

Machinations: Historical Machines Exploded into Individual Components in Sculptures by John A. Peralta

MACHINATIONS: HISTORICAL MACHINES EXPLODED INTO INDIVIDUAL COMPONENTS IN SCULPTURES BY JOHN A. PERALTA

“Singer is Sewing Made Easy II” (2018), Singer Sewing Machine , wood, steel, latex, steel & fluorocarbon mono-filament, LED lighting,...

 
 
 
Suspended Groups of Umbrellas, Lollipops, and Plates Swarm the Isle of Man in New Photographs by Thomas Jackson

SUSPENDED GROUPS OF UMBRELLAS, LOLLIPOPS, AND PLATES SWARM THE ISLE OF MAN IN NEW PHOTOGRAPHS BY THOMAS JACKSON

Umbrellas photographed on the Isle of Man, 2018, all images © Thomas Jackson Thomas Jackson uses man-made objects to imitate the self-organizing...

New in The Colossal Shop

NEW IN THE COLOSSAL SHOP

We've got lots of new items falling into the shop this autumn including new DIY Butterfly Model Kits in sunset yellow from Assembli,...

 
 
 
Nearly 50 Artists Descend on a 19th-Century Convent in Catalonia During the Creença Art Residency

NEARLY 50 ARTISTS DESCEND ON A 19TH-CENTURY CONVENT IN CATALONIA DURING THE CREENÇA ART RESIDENCY

Ernest Zacharevic / All photos courtesy Vinny Cornelli, Streetlayers This past July and August, the Creença Art Residency hosted an...

A Gargantuan Purple Sea Monster Lurks Inside a Two-Story Warehouse at Philadelphia's Navy Yard

A GARGANTUAN PURPLE SEA MONSTER LURKS INSIDE A TWO-STORY WAREHOUSE AT PHILADELPHIA'S NAVY YARD

Image via Conrad Benner / Streets Dept Twenty inflatable tentacles extend from the roof and several windows of a two-story warehouse...

 
 
 



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 ...

Happy Flowers by artist Pat Meyer

Happy Flowers by artist Pat Meyer

Oil on linen panelcontact artist to purchasePat Meyer.net Happy to announce this painting was selected by the Bold Brush Competition as the top 15% for the month of July. A big... Read more ...

Spider-Man Art Colored

Spider-Man Art Colored

From an original Spider-Man Pencil Drawing . This is my first attempt at inking since 2014. I'm hoping my color work will hide my shortcomings. ;) Dennis Sweatt Comic Book Art... Read more ...

Increasing Central and South American Archival Collections at the NMAI, and...

Increasing Central and South American Archival Collections at the NMAI, and Fulfilling the Museum's Original Mission

Meeting Minutes from its opening year in 1916 record that the Museum of the American Indian's founding mission was “the collection, preservation, study and exhibition of all... Read more ...

Le Mans 2017

Le Mans 2017

Acrylic on canvas 12x16" Porsche Le Mans Yeah!! this painting is available atijbemaa gmail.com Read more ...

Day 3 is now available on Vimeo

Day 3 is now available on Vimeo

Episode 3 of "Master Class 2015 Video Series" is now online on Vimeo On Demand. Here you can follow the whole 3rd working day in Sebastian's workshop. Enjoy watching how the... Read more ...

Masterclass 2018

Masterclass 2018

Where all the magic happens! 2018 Krüger Masterclass registration is now open! Come join us for the 2018 Krüger Masterclass in Germany! The main focus will be painting a... Read more ...

SOTW 445

SOTW 445

Grand Vizir Ilrahim, he'll be happy to take your bribes and payoffs. Office hours are 9am to 6pm Since 2007 I've been posting a sketch/doodle/whatever every week on my site... Read more ...

SOLD! - 2 pastel landscapes by Susan Roden

SOLD! - 2 pastel landscapes by Susan Roden

AN ORANGE GOOD NIGHT4 1/2" x 4 1/2" pastel, 8" square archival white mat, glass + frame SOLD - Private Collection of Alex Richardson A day scene and a blazing sunset. . . Two... Read more ...

DC Comics Batwoman Issue 6 Variant Cover

DC Comics Batwoman Issue 6 Variant Cover

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Anatomy of a Pop Sculpture

Anatomy of a Pop Sculpture

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