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Famous People Who Found Success Despite Failures

Lonesome Cowboys (Andy Warhol) 1968

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The Cult of the Courtyard: 10 Backyard Ideas for Small Spaces<p>by Meredith Swinehart<p>Landscape Revival: A Secluded, Historic 1920s Estate in Santa …

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Why Tel Aviv Is One of Street Art's Most Important Hubs Right Now - PAPER

It's no secret that some of the best art comes out of social turmoil and, in recent years, nothing is a better reflection of this than the burgeoning street art scene in Tel Aviv. Appreciation for art and architecture runs deep in the city's history; at Tel Aviv's center, you'll find the UNESCO …

Artist Andrew Hem Makes Curatorial Debut with “Ill Squad!” Group Show

<i>Jim Salvati</i><p>Andrew Hem (HF Vol. 21 cover artist) makes his curatorial debut tomorrow with “Ill Squad!”, a group exhibition of his fellow artists at …

Digital Graffiti Festival makes a splash at Alys Beach as inventive artwork takes over Florida town

It’s almost summer, and that means it’s time to start thinking about beaches and weekend getaways.<p>A favorite summer vacation spot for Texans lies …

Streetwear

Colourful Murals Look Like Portals to Another Dimension

A German street artist, who is known under his moniker 1010, has created some rather unique artworks on the walls of buildings. The look is achieved …

Brooklyn Graffiti Artist "Gadse" and the Spread of Bitcoin

If you’ve spent any time in Brooklyn, you’re probably familiar with the works of Gadse. A typical intersection in the Bushwick neighborhood looks …

Streetwear

Rihanna Gets the Hanksy Treatment in This New Piece of Bathroom Street Art

New York-based street artist <b>Hanksy</b> is known for his use of puns that relate to celebrate names (<b>Banksy</b> + <b>Tom Hanks</b> = Hanksy). Some of his work has …

Art

Tape Art: BUFF DISS - Wie Illustration an der Wand

Der australische Street Artist BUFF DISS malt mit Tape wie andere mit Feinleiner. Beeindruckend strukturierte Wandmotive, die mit geometrischen …

Vivid Street Art Breathes Life Into 191st Street Subway Tunnel

fullscreen<p>This morning, the NYC Department of Transportation showed off its latest street beautification project—except this "street" is actually a …

Art

My 1st street art tour in Buenos Aires in photos.

If you have been following my blog or Instagram for a while you know I love street art. I have shared tons of street art from around the world and am …

'Wet' Origami Artist Turns Damp Paper Into Gorgeous Sculptures

Hoang Tien Quyet has been folding paper since he was a little kid. The 27-year-old origami artist from Vietnam uses a lesser-known technique called wet folding to create sculptural animals, mythical creatures and flowers.<p>Pioneered by the late origami master Akira Yoshizawa, wet folding utilizes …

Rare French paintings of Tasmanian Aboriginal life before colonisation to tour Australia

A collection of 19th century French illustrations depicting Indigenous life in Tasmania and around mainland Australia before British colonisation …

A Closer Look at PangeaSeed's Street Art Murals in Mexico & North America

Share this article<p>Rom Levy<br>• May 19, 2015<p>In 2009, PangeaSeed was founded in Tokyo with the goal of being Japan’s first and only shark conservation …

Streetwear

Download 502 Free Art Books from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

You <i>could</i> pay $118 on Amazon for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's catalog <i>The Art of Illumination: The Limbourg Brothers and the Belles Heures of Jean</i> …

Art

Google 'innovation guy' Frederik Pferdt's 9 ways to be creative

The head of Google's innovation and creativity programs, Frederik Pferdt, mixes it up by trying to never do the same thing twice.<p>He stays at a new …

Creativity

Takashi Murakami coming to Ibiza, thanks to Guy Laliberte

The psychedelic pop art of Takashi Murakami is coming to the Spanish island of Ibiza this summer thanks in large part to one of the artist's biggest fans -- Guy Laliberté, the billionaire co-founder of Cirque du Soleil.<p>Murakami's work -- known for its bright colors and playful appropriation of …

The Dirty Secret Behind Real Innovation: How Our Urge To Play Invented The Future

One of the most interesting things about writing books is the macroscopic picture that emerges when you’re done. Larger patterns begin to reveal themselves, bigger questions start to arise.<p>Take <i>Tomorrowland</i><i>,</i> my latest book. While technically an examination of those moments in time when science …

Innovation

Youthful Vigor Restored to Adult Brains

<b>Reactivated plasticity points to new treatments for developmental disorders.</b><p>They say you can’t teach an old dog new tricks. The same can be said of …

This Clever New Design Solves San Francisco’s Housing Crisis By Taking Space Away From Cars

A novel, but simple idea: With smaller streets, the city has more room for homes and people.<p>In cities with out-of-control rental markets like San Francisco–where a 1-bedroom apartment now goes for $3,500–part of the problem is that there’s limited space on the ground for new buildings that can …

5 Fascinating Architectural Illusions Located in Europe

There are many ways in which illusions or optical tricks can be incorporated into architecture. It can be in the very contours of the framework …