Charlotte Hoyle

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99U's Make Your Mark

While the annual 99U conference (previously known as 99%, co-founded by CH and Behance) is a two-day whirlwind affair in NYC, the conference's daily-updated website—and now, their three-part book series—offer a way for creatives to get a more regular dose of motivation and advice. Through original …

Ellie Irons and the Art of Survival in "Invasive Pigments"

The unofficial colors of NYC seem to be shades of gray and black, found in the wardrobes of the average resident to the concrete pavements and city streets. Though not entirely true, one color that is generally thought to be missing from view is green. Artist Ellie Irons would argue that people …

Insane Makeup Turns Models Into 2-D Paintings Of Famous Artists

Facepainting isn’t just for kids anymore, and one talented Russian makeup artist is elevating it to an artform.<p>When we think of face painting, we usually think of clowns, county fairs and this turtle-loving zombie kid. We certainly tend not to respect it as an art: instead, it’s considered a …

The Lost Forest World of the World's Largest Cave

In this technologically advanced age of Google Earth and ever expanding exploration of our planet, there are fewer and fewer places that remain …

People Really Do Look Like Their Dogs, And Here's Why

Dog owners look like their dogs. Or so people say.<p>Take Huffington Post sports columnist Jordan Schultz (below), who says he and his wife, Breanna, are often told they're the spitting image of their pups Lexi and Zepplin. "People always say that," he said. "And I love it, huge compliment for …

Archaeologists Discover Two Long Lost Ancient Maya Cities in Jungle of Mexico

In an amazing new discovery in the jungles of Mexico, archaeologists have uncovered two ancient Mayan cities, including ruined pyramid temples, …

Anime-Inspired Art by Mayi Bashou Wang

As early as in the 1920s, China saw the first experiments in the world of manga and animation thanks to the introduction of lithographic printing derived from the West. The later years of political turmoil prevented the new industry from growing and the grassroots of Chinese manhua culture were …

Aye art: alternative Scottish independence referendum posters – in pictures

We asked illustration students at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design in Dundee to come up with original artwork ahead of the Scottish independence referendum on 18 September. Will they swing the 15% of Scots still to make up their minds?

Apparel Inspired by "1984" from The Affair

As demonstrated by Edward Snowden, Big Brother is not just a imaginary entity and the dystopian future depicted in George Orwell's novel "1984" is drifting closer to non-fiction by the day. This chilling actualization is, in part, what inspired self-taught designer Zoltan Csaki to found The Affair, …

Neanderthals: Misunderstood Artists?

A 40,000-year-old cave carving created by Neanderthals suggests the Homo sapiens’ relatives were more creative than previously thought.<p>Neanderthals may not have been the brutish half-wits us modern folk assume they were; they were just misunderstood artists. A 40,000-year-old cave carving found in …

America, the banal and the bizarre: Julie Blackmon's Homegrown exhibition – in pictures

Kids recreating Abbey Road on a bleak US street, a Halloween dress rehearsal, a little girl lies in bliss beside her Sharpie … in her first solo UK show, the US photographer explores the harmony and disarray of everyday life in America in spooky, charming images. The exhibition runs from 4 …

Love for Ligatures

I am a fan of typography, especially modern style compositions heavily inspired by the International Style or Swiss style however as an admirer of …

How Luella Bartley and Katie Hillier made their Marc

With white walls covered in magazine cuttings, a pug snuggled up in a basket and lavender-haired young women tapping away on Macs, the Marc by Marc Jacobs digs are a pretty typical example of an east London fashion studio. The difference, though, is that this isn’t a small independent label worn by …

UGG just made the world’s most expensive boots at $15,000 but would you buy them? -

Let me just start by saying, WTHey! What I mean is, even if I did have the money to buy the world’s most expensive boots, what UGG is labeling “Punk …

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Daily Inspiration #1857

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Link About It: This Week's Picks

1. Buick's Dapper Derelict<p>When car restorer Jonathan Ward found a '48 Buick in a Pennsylvania barn, it hadn't been on the road since '73. Instead of bringing the classic beauty back to its original condition on the exterior, the ICON founder chose to purposely keep all of its patina—rust and …

Via Fondazza brass vases by Paolo Dell'Elce are modelled on still life paintings

Milan designer Paolo Dell'Elce has based the shapes of these mirror-polished spun brass vases for Swedish metalware company Skultuna on vessels in …

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, Reimagined

One of the world's best-known stories, "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" was published way back in 1900 by L. Frank Baum (who went on to write 13 more Oz books) and it's remained a favorite for both children and adults—thanks in large part to the 1939 musical-style film starring Judy Garland—ever since. …

Nike Swoosh Portraits

German designer Andy Gellenberg illustrated some awesome portraits using only the nike swoosh. Check them out and let us know what you think.<p>For more …

Sanctuaria: Where Design Meets Biology

Morgan Ruben Jansen op de Haar recently graduated from the Utrecht School of the Arts in Product Design where he created Sanctuaria as his graduate …

UPPERCUP + Coffee Supreme Reusable To-Go Cup

by Chérmelle Edwards<p>Consuming takeaway coffee is a daily ritual for many. Though the experience of sipping such high quality coffee out of a paper cup leaves much to be desired. With this in mind, a group of Australian design (and coffee) enthusiasts created UPPERCUP, a simple, elegant and reusable …