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I Will Punish Whoever Made These Weird Creatures Sad

Nicole Watt's sprite-like creatures are harrowing, somber embodiments of her own subconscious.<p>Equipped with bulbous beige heads, elf-like ears, and large pupil-less eyes, Nicole Watt's creatures (or <i>Echoes</i> as she prefers to call them) convey a harrowing sadness and weariness simply through body …

Artist Vincent Bal Turns the Shadows of Everyday Objects into Ingenious Illustrations | Colossal

<p>Belgian filmmaker and illustrator Vincent Bal works within the confines of long shadows of everyday objects resting in the sunlight to create a wide …

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Lord Attenborough's life's collection of art for sale for £1m, after children ran out of space

When a much-loved parent dies, many will be faced with the dilemma of what to do with decades’-worth of accumulated treasures.<p>Few will confront such an abundance as the children of Lord and Lady Attenborough, who are to sell an unrivalled collection of modern British paintings after finding they …

The 18 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix that your typical Friday night is probably spent trying to find something to watch, as opposed to actually watching something.<p>The streaming service has a huge, rotating selection of movies both old and new. It is hard to navigate through Netflix's massive library …

Imagists - Chicago Artists That Put the City on the Art Map

Ray Yoshida<p>Ray Yoshida was the mentor of Chicago Imagists and one of the most prominent figures of the Imagist movement. Yoshida’s work was heavily …

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The Ten Best New Street-Art Murals of 2016 — So Far

A new mural by Gamma Gallery at Monkey Barrel.<p>Lindsey Bartlett<p><b>8. Gamma</b> <b><br>Monkey Barrel<br>1611 Platte Street</b><br>See this while you can, because this building on …

My Sea: The Sea I Dreamt - Photographs and text by Han Sungpil | LensCulture

<i>The Sea I Dreamt…</i><p><i>Burying all my pain, hatred and sorrow,<br>Sinking my yearning and regret,<br>Sailing my hope and dream,<br>I glance at the sea.</i><p><i>The sea, for me, carries memories of my personal<br>experience and history.</i><p><i>At the age of fifteen, I, for the first time, saw the sea.</i><p><i>On one August afternoon,<br>under the</i> …

LensCulture - Contemporary Photography

Just Released!<p>The Best of LensCulture, Vol 2<p>Here are 162 award-winning photographers you should know. These exciting contemporary photographers come from 38 countries on five continents, and they are making remarkable work right now in diverse cultures around the world. It’s fresh, inspiring, …

Fire of Hatred - Photographs and text by Asghar Khamseh | LensCulture

Acid throwing is a specific and horrible act of violence which, according to official statistics, is on the rise in Iran.<p>This kind of violence is mostly against women and children. These attacks are often done with the intent to disfigure, maim, torture and destroy the social life and future of …

12 Margarita Recipes to Toast National Margarita Day

Whether it's classic with lime or muddled with jalapeño for some extra kick...<p>Nothing gets us quite in the mood for warmer weather like a fresh-squeezed margarita on the rocks with a salted rim. And, while the classic lime is always at the top of our list, perhaps with a bit of muddled jalapeño for …

Ripley Rader's Hollywood Home Studio Is a Girl Party Dream Come True

The last time we connected with LA-based party-wear designer Ripley Rader, she was sharing the sweet details of her DIY wedding in Wyoming (the crafty gal constructed both her own wedding gown, and her sequined bridesmaids dresses). Now that the West Virginia native, who has been best-known for her …

9 Breakout Beauty Trends That Ruled at New York Fashion Week 2016

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Celebrities in monochrome

Monochrome is having a moment. The catwalk may be where the trend kicked off, but when the celebrity style set champion a look, you know it's going to go mainstream. As ever, we're looking to the very best dressed A-Listers for tips on how to master the trend.<p>Behind the scenes, some of the …

Cinquième Corps: Photography, Space and the Limits of Imagination - Photographs by Noemie Goudal | Text by Alexander Strecker | LensCulture

<i>Noémie Goudal is a young, immensely talented French photographer whose work has been taking Europe by storm. Since August 2015, she has had solo exhibitions at FOAM (Amsterdam), Photographers’ Gallery (London) and Le Bal in Paris on February 12.</i><p><i>As Le Bal describes her work, “Goudal creates</i> …

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On the Ground, At the Center, After the Quake - Interview with Renaud Philippe | LensCulture

<i>Based in Quebec, the photographer Renaud Philippe (Hans Lucas studio) has worked independently in countries around the world: India, Haiti, Kenya and Tunisia. His aim is to unveil the hidden world of those affected by precarious circumstances.</i><p><i>Blink’s Kyla Woods caught up with Philippe to speak with</i> …

Belgian Artist Thomas Amerlynck

Eyes on Belgian artist Thomas Amerlynck and his dreamlike etchings.<p>Thomas Amerlynck was born in Anderlecht in June 29, 1981. Today he lives in …

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Work Wear Style Lessons We Learned from Studying Amal Clooney's Wardrobe

Frankly, Amal Clooney has it all—the beauty, the brains, the sartorial savvy, and well, George. Since cloning her superior genes is a near impossible …

8 InStyle Editors Reveal Their Style Crushes for 2016

In the fashion industry, you hear a lot about muses. Designers are often referencing them in their show notes or during interviews, and stylists and …

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Lauren Conrad's Cutest Outfits of All Time

The countdown is on.<p>We're less than 24 hours away from style star Lauren Conrad's first-ever runway show at New York Fashion Week. Huzzah! Not only are we totally obsessed with everything that the reality star turned fashion designer wears, but we also have our fingers crossed that similar styles …

12 Cool Ways to Wear Green Makeup on St. Patrick's Day

Bold makeup looks have never been more popular on the runway. And luckily for the St. Patrick's Day set, the color green dominated this season from New York Fashion Week to Paris. Models at the Prabal Gurung show during New York Fashion Week rocked jade green ultra sleek cat eyes, while at the …

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Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Jumps into Pool Fully Clothed to Save Newly Adopted Puppy from Drowning

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson certainly had an exciting, adrenaline-filled Labor Day weekend.<p>The <i>Ballers</i> star adopted two French Bulldog puppies and …

Artificial Wonderland - Photographs by Yang Yongliang | LensCulture

<i>Yang Yongliang’s work has been our radar for several years now. At all the biggest photography fairs and international showcases, you’re sure to come across one of his breathtakingly large landscapes. After being named to the 2015 Prix Pictet shortlist, we finally managed to catch up with Yongliang</i> …

Hemingway's 10 Best Quotes

In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.<p>In celebration of the man's birthday, our favorite words of wisdom from the legendary writer.

This Art Museum Lets Street Artists Do What They Want On Its Walls

Speaking about the event, the museum’s Executive Director, Ron Nelson, said “one of the goals behind Vitality and Verve is to spotlight artists who …

10 Best Dressed, Week of December 23, 2013

Beautiful Dresses From Cannes 2015: Charlize Theron in Yellow, Julianne Moore

The Cannes Film Festival has made this week quite the glamorous one, no matter where you're located. Here's your quick refresher: Lupita Nyong'o looked divine in grassy green, Fan Bingbing did a floral dress like the world's never seen before, and there were a few stunners with must-see backs. If …

Artist's Illustrations Remind Us Love Is The Little Things

Love is cooking dinner on a Tuesday night; lazing on a Sunday afternoon; riding bikes through the park. Love is the little things.<p>Korean artist Puuung captures this in illustrations for the "Love is.." series showcased on Grafolio, an online forum featuring works from various artists, and updated …