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This insane, futuristic machine turns selfies into latte art

If you’ve ever had the burning desire to drink a latte with an image of your own face in the foam (if you weren’t dreaming of this before, you are …

Historic Fine Art Paired With Modern Corporate Logos

A fascinating critique of today’s consumerist culture.<p>Filipino graphic designer Eisen Bernardo has taken a hard look at current day’s consumerist culture in his series <i>Logo+Art</i>. The series features a variety of recognizable logos masked over historical fine art, including the likes of <i>Starry Night</i> by …

Here’s a peek inside China’s kingdom of ice

For more than 30 years, the northeastern Chinese city of Harbin has hosted the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival. More than a million visitors are expected to pour into the city to view its ice sculptures, which you can see in the video above. Some of them are the biggest ice …

Sculpture

Is Banksy Holding a Meet-and-Greet This Weekend?

Despite being about as ubiquitous as a Che Guevara T-shirt, secretive English street artist, Banksy, has some how managed to keep his identity hidden …

Waldorf-Astoria

This 19-Year-Old Creates Jaw-Droppingly Realistic 3D Art That Will Make You Do A Double Take

Holy shit.

David Bowie Dead: Fans Share Stunning Illustration Of Singer Through The Years As They Mourn His Death

David Bowie fans are mourning the loss of an icon today (Monday 11 January), after it was announced that the singer had died following an 18-month …

David Bowie

David Bowie, master of reinvention, is dead at 69

<b>(CNN) —</b> David Bowie, whose incomparable sound and chameleon-like ability to reinvent himself made him a pop music fixture for more than four decades, has died. He was 69.<p>Bowie died Sunday after an 18-month battle with cancer, his publicist Steve Martin told CNN.<p>"David Bowie died peacefully today …

David Bowie

Botanical Artist Uses Foraged Materials to Create Organic Works of Art

Seattle artist Bridget Beth Collins forages for her own art supplies and then uses these materials to create Mother Nature-inspired works of art. “I love to adventure into the wildflower woodlands, mossy waterfalls, and grey sand starry expanses of the Pacific Northwest,” Collins explains. “I …

Art

These Intricate Island Castle Drawings Will Make You Dizzy

Aaron Wolf’s attention to detail will hypnotize you.<p>.<p>Whole civilizations seem to teeter on the precipices of tiny islands: huts, trees, bridges, and palaces are woven together in these über-detailed sketches by Vancouver-based illustrator Aaron Wolf. The pieces in his collection <i>A Delicate Balance</i> …

Drawing

Scientists Uncover Pablo Picasso's Chemical Fingerprint In Breakthrough Study

<i>This article originally appeared on artnet News.</i><p>An extensive analysis of Pablo Picasso's early work by a Spanish chemical engineer has provided some fascinating insights into the artist's paintings created between 1895 and 1900.<p>Using cutting-edge, non-invasive technology, chemical engineer Dr José …

Art

Why babies in medieval paintings look like ugly old men

Why are the babies in medieval art so ugly?<p>To find the answer, I spoke to Matthew Averett, an art history professor at Creighton University who edited the anthology <i>The Early Modern Child in Art and History</i>. But really, just how ugly are these babies?<p>Ugly might be too weak a word for medieval …

David Lynch