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How Legendary Illustrator Maira Kalman Stays Creative

We caught up with the whimsical illustrator about productivity, creativity, and why her spirit animal is a “tiny, delusional bird.”<p>You’ve probably seen illustrator Maira Kalman‘s whimsical, wryly funny work, whether you know it or not. Her supersaturated gouache paintings have graced countless <i>New</i> …

Creativity

Working With Spiders: Tomás Saraceno

Three years ago, artist Tomás Saraceno constructed this mirrored maze on the roof of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Now he’s back in New York with …

Spiders

New Large-scale Geometric Illusions in Paris by Felice Varini | Colossal

<p>Swiss artist Felice Varini (previously) recently opened a new solo exhibition titled “La Villette En Suites” featuring a number of anamorphic …

Art

Geometric Fine Line Tattoos by LA's Famous Dr. Woo

This past December, The New York Times ran a story about Brian Woo (aka Dr. Woo), calling him the “Tattoo Artist for the Hollywood Set.” Having inked such celebrities as Drake, Ellie Goulding, and Cara Delevingne, the 33-year-old is one of the most in-demand tattoo artists in Los Angeles with a …

Fresh From The Dairy: Cards for Mom and More

I was thinking about Mother’s Day and how nice it would be to give Mom a pretty card. Society6 has some great artist-designed cards that come in …

Furniture

A Fun Project by Lazy Oaf

Our pizza-loving friends over at Lazy Oaf continue to churn out fun apparel covered with dogs, eggs, ninja weapons and a good punch of humor every month. Their latest collaboration doesn't pair them with Garfield or Looney Tunes, but real human beings with plenty of talent. They asked six of their …

Celebrity Caricatures by Rob Snow

Rob Snow is an amazing illustrator who recently decided to take on caricatures. Every Sunday he releases a new caricature on a project he calls …

Yanis Varoufakis

Gorgeously Surreal Portraits Painted to Resemble Double Vision

Dubbed the “Queen of Double Eyes,” artist Alex Garant depicts beautiful women that are multi-eyed and in double vision. The gorgeously-painted oil portraits have facial features that are multiplied and offset from one another. This distortion of eyes, noses, and mouths makes her realistic-looking …

Stellar Caves: Immersive Tunnels of UV-Illuminated Thread Drawings by Julien Salaud | Colossal

<p>Over the last year, French artist Julien Salaud has installed several new works as part of his “<i>Stellar Cave</i>” series involving elaborate thread …

Art

Projection Mapping Turns These Wood Block Prints Into Modern Magic

Long before the advent of the printing press, woodblocks were used to reproduced detailed images onto paper. The tradition began in China as early as 220 A.D., and eventually spread to Europe, where woodcuts were a popular addition to 16th century manuscripts. After the advent of more efficient …

Anachronistic

Splendid Digital Sculptures by James W Cain

Gotta love a nicely done bust. These days, with 3D printing, 3D artists have the opportunity to bring to life amazing fantasy busts, like these by …

Sculpture

Scribble Rugs by Front for Moooi

Front launched a brand new series of abstract rugs for Moooi Carpets, an offshoot of the Moooi brand, that look like someone took a set of colored …

Design

Elegant Fine Line Geometric Tattoos by Dr. Woo | Colossal

<p>With delicate lines, dots, and geometric patterns, L.A. tattoo artist Dr. Woo creates some of the coolest tattoos we’ve seen in quite a while. The …

Tattoos

Beautiful App Makes Cartoons Out Of Classical Music

Unless you’re a musician–and sometimes, not even then–you’re probably not very comfortable with reading musical notation. Sure, we might be taught in grade school music class. We might be able to plod along, but we hardly find it intuitive.<p>The same can’t be said for this animated score of Mozart’s …

The Inverted Architecture and Gravity-Defying Worlds of Cinta Vidal | Colossal

<p>In her latest series of paintings, Barcelona-based artist and illustrator Cinta Vidal Agulló defies gravity and architectural conventions to create …

Incredibly Rare Quadruple Rainbow Captured in New York

If you've ever been lucky enough to witness a double rainbow, you know how rare that phenomenon is. But what about a quadruple rainbow? That's even more uncommon, though it definitely happens. Amanda Curtis snapped this gorgeous image over Glen Cove, New York on April 21 while waiting for the Long …

Architizer

Abandoned Water Tank Transformed into Spectacular Graffiti Amphitheater

With graffiti artist Christina Angelina's creative touch, an abandoned water tower in the California desert has become a spectacular amphitheater covered in gorgeous murals of women's faces. The artist collaborated with Ease One and worked night and day to blanket the walls with the dramatic, …

You'll Never Guess Where They're Announcing the Royal Baby's Birth

Hint: Keep your phone in your hands at all times.<p>Great news! You don't need to fly to London and stake out a spot at Buckingham Palace to see the new royal baby's birth announcement. Instead, you can just obsessively check your phone, because the baby's birth will first be announced on Twitter.<p>The …

Wiz Khalifa's tribute to Furious 7's Walker keeps UK chart top spot | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - American rapper Wiz Khalifa’s tribute to actor Paul Walker, “See You Again”, kept the top spot in Britain’s music charts for a second week, the Official Charts Company said on Sunday, saying it had also broken the country’s all-time streaming record.<p>The song, featuring Charlie …

Why Jay Z's new music streaming service is failing

Less than a month after launching, it is sitting in the deep, subterranean reaches of the App Store's US app charts, at No. 664. By comparison, Spotify, the leader in on-demand streaming, is the 17th most downloaded app in America. Beats Music, which is in the middle of getting a major revamp from …