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A Fascinating Step-by-Step Animation Showing the Technique of Making a Bronze Cast | Colossal

<p>Created for the Hadrian Exhibition at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem last December, this short animation details the elaborate process of creating a …

Art

A Macro Timelapse Highlights the Micro Movements of Spectacularly Colored Coral | Colossal

<p>Interested in documenting one of the oldest animals on Earth, Barcelona-based production company myLapse set to capture the minimal movements of …

Great Barrier Reef

Tatsuya Tanaka Continues Building Tiny Worlds in his Daily Miniature Calendar Photo Project | Colossal

<p>Since April 2011, art director and photographer Tatsuya Tanaka’s imagination has built a magnificent number of miniature worlds (previously here and …

Miniature

Up-Close Images of Jupiter Reveal an Impressionistic Landscape of Swirling Gases | Colossal

<p>Juno is NASA’s project focused on bringing a deeper understanding to Jupiter and the processes that might have governed our solar system’s creation. …

Astronomy

ICY AND SOT

New Hyperrealistic Sculptures by Ron Mueck | Colossal

<p>Hyperrealist sculptor Ron Mueck works in the realm of the ultra-real where he spends hundreds of hours perfecting the shape of the human form, the …

100 Fiberglass and Resin Skulls Fill a Room at the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne | Colossal

<p>Ron Mueck, an Australian artist known for his hyperrealistic figural sculptures, has created his largest work to date. His installation <i>Mass</i> contains …

Art

A 17-Story Dragon Climbs Thailand’s Pink 80-Meter Buddhist Temple | Colossal

<p>The Samphran district of Thailand holds one of the most unique Buddhist temples found in the country. The bright pink temple, called Wat Samphran, …

Thailand

The Art and Science of Ernst Haeckel: A Compendium of Colorfully Rendered 19th-Century Biological Illustrations | Colossal

<p>German biologist and artist Ernst Haeckel dedicated his life studying far flung flora and fauna, drawing each of their peculiar specificities with …

Blooming Kinetic Sculptures Built with Wire by Casey Curran | Colossal

<p>Seattle-based artist Casey Curran constructs elaborate kinetic sculptures primarily of brass wire that twist, bloom, flip, or wiggle depending on …

Build Your Own 3D Zoetrope With This Desktop Animation Kit | Colossal

<p>Inspired by the pre-film animation devices of the 1800’s, company 4-Mation has created a DIY kit that allows users to produce their very own …

Museum Patrons Accidentally Matching Artworks Photographed by Stefan Draschan | Colossal

<p>Photographer Stefan Draschan visits museums around Europe to see not just the artwork but the people observing the artwork. In his series People …

Sweeping Lace Patterns Cut into Dense Collages of Newspaper Covers by Myriam Dion | Colossal

<p>Starting with daily covers of the Financial Times, the Gazette, or the New York Times, Montreal-based paper artist Myriam Dion (previously) cuts …

Art

Artist Yang Yongliang Imagines the Bleak Effects of Industrialization in Dense Photographic Collages | Colossal

<p>In these stark photographic collages that seem to possess the infinite density of a fractal, artist Yang Yongliang (previously) questions unchecked …

Islands Digitally Composed From Images of Abandoned Sites by Fabio Araujo | Colossal

<p>Brazilian designer Fabio Araujo digitally composes images of abandoned sites to create undesirable islands, small patches of earth ripped up from …

New Unexpected Miniature Scenes Staged Inside Jewelry Boxes by Curtis Talwst Santiago | Colossal

<p>Canadian-Trinidadian artist Curtis Talwst Santiago (previously) imbues vintage jewelry boxes with both bucolic moments and scenes of societal …

New York City

Snow Covered Vending Machines Illuminate a Frozen Hokkaido | Colossal

<p>There are over five and a half million vending machines across Japan which sell a variety of merchandise from soda and cigarettes, to fresh eggs and …

Japan

Emmanuel Faber, nouveau PDG de Danone, humaniste et atypique

Le nouveau PDG de Danone Emmanuel Faber, âgé de 53 ans, patron humaniste et atypique, s’est fait connaître du grand public par un discours …

Économie

Traces by Weronika Gesicka

At the heart of the project <i>Traces</i> by Weronika Gesicka, there are precisely traces, marks, engrams from a passed existence of people and situations. …

Art

Surreal Book and Lamp Installations by Rune Guneriussen Illuminate Norway’s Forests | Colossal

<p>Norwegian artist Rune Guneriussen (previously here and here) moves elements of domestic life into the outdoors, producing large installations built …

Art

Alexander Semenov Photographs Astonishing Creatures from the Depths of the World’s Oceans | Colossal

<p>If you’re like me, the only possible reaction to these recent photographs by marine biologist Alexander Semenov is “What is that? What is that?! <i>WHAT</i> …

Seafloor

Digitally Rendered Alien Creatures by Zhang Chenxi | Colossal

<p>For this ongoing series of digital illustrations titled “UNKNOWN × UNKNOWN,” designer Zhang Chenxi imagines an alien world crawling with gloopy, …

Videography

Household Objects Overgrown With Sprouted Wooden Limbs by Camille Kachani | Colossal

<p>Lebanese-Brazilian artist Camille Kachani creates humorous wooden sculptures that directly reference their origin, weaving root systems into …

Bruegel's Netherlandish Proverbs explained in detail (HD)

New Satisfying Porcelain Faceting Videos by Abe Haruya | Colossal

<p>As a finishing touch before glazing his wheel-thrown vases and bowls, ceramic artist Abe Haruya (previously) sets about carving the surface of each …

Art

Incredible Series of Symmetrical Photographs by Gustav Willeit

Photographer Gustav Willeit enjoys creating parallel universes using axial symmetry on his photographs when retouching them. <i>Perspe VII</i> is as its name …

Photography

A Large Suspended Tree Trunk Carved Down to a Frayed Rope by Maskull Lasserre | Colossal

<p>If you had to summarize an all-encompassing theme to describe Maskull Lasserre’s artistic practice, the word would probably be <i>tension</i>. From the …

Art

A Human-Shaped Pool Reflects the Sky Over Tbilisi by Icy & Sot | Colossal

<p>Brooklyn-based artist duo Icy & Sot were recently in Tbilisi, Georgia where they installed this temporary piece titled “Nature’s Reflection” as part …

Saltscapes: Mirrors Reflect the Sky in an Australian Salt Flat Lake | Colossal

<p>Since 2003, Australian photographer Murray Fredericks has made at least twenty journeys to the center of Lake Eyre, a desert lake with an extremely …

Salt

Ai Weiwei & Yayoi Kusama’s Most Iconic Works Come to Life in 3D Animation

3D visual artist Ziye Liu unveils a four minute short film <i>Themes & Variations</i>, which is based on four contemporary artworks — Chinese artist Ai …

Art