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People Who Say These 5 Words Have Very Low Emotional Intelligence

They mean the exact opposite of what you think. But only emotionally intelligent people understand why.<p>The words hit me like a hurricane: "I know how you feel."<p>They're right there on pages 80 and 81 of my colleague Justin Bariso's new book about emotional intelligence. They're simple words, and …

Emotional Intelligence

11 Of The Most Outrageous Moments In Runway History

Chris Moore, the legendary and longstanding runway photographer, has witnessed some of the fashion industry's most memorable moments, from the …

Archives

When I’m mentally healthy I miss my depression

Depression has clouded a large part of my adult life.<p>From my teen years, I’ve struggled with low mood and everything that comes with depression. I …

Epic Trails Across the Globe

Tired of the same old trails? Go outside your comfort-zone (and, perhaps, your country) to one of these inspiring destinations.

23 ASOS Dresses That Are Perfect For Late-Summer Weddings

We're heading towards one of the busiest weekends for weddings, and if you're stressing about what to wear to that late-Summer celebration, we're …

Weddings

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Graphic Design

The Endemic Renditions of Bing Famoso

<b>A+: Where do you draw inspiration for your art?<br>B:</b> The flowers give me inspiration to paint. The fact that they are already endangered, rare and …

Art

Britain's most fragrant rose gardens in the care of the National Trust

What Makes an Immigrant? These Floral Paintings Seek an Answer

Jet Martinez tackles immigration, culture, and the handmade object in his new solo show.<p>From afar, these paintings might seem like parts of a quilt or an embroidery hoop, but for his solo show, <i>Mayflowers</i>, Jet Martinez created ink and acrylic on ink pieces that mimic the detailed nature of …

Object of Desire: Blue Roses

Blue roses: do they exist? Plenty of roses have “blue” in their names, including ‘Blue Bajou’, ‘Blue Moon’, and ‘Blue Ribbon’. But to most people’s …

Willian Santiago Illustrations

Mid-century vintage and art deco inspired illustrations by Willian Santiago.Based in the city of Londrina, Willian Santiago is a Brazilian …

Perfect your figures with our anatomy masterclass

In this masterclass, I'll reveal the basic steps you need to follow to perfect your figure drawing. I'll start with the first conception – or inkling …

The Amazing Life and Work of Maria Sibylla Merian

The beautiful botanical illustrations of a 17th-century entomologist, artist, and adventurer.<p>Suriname is nearly 5,000 miles from the Netherlands, and …

Art

A homage to neon signs – in pictures

For Terry Thompson, neon signs are an obsession. Over the past 16 years, the San Francisco-based artist has driven all over the States looking for interesting signs, immortalising them in a series of oil paintings inspired by Edward Hopper and Ed Ruscha. “To me, old signs are handmade sculptures,” …

Talking Comics and Movie Posters with Illustrator Matt Taylor

<i>‘Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan’ Interior Illustration for the Vinyl Soundtrack Release by Matt Taylor for Mondo</i>In 2016, UK-based illustrator <b>Matt</b> …

Fanta Rebrands With Fun Cut-Paper Logo, Handmade Typography, New Packaging

<b>The colorful</b> Fanta soft drinks launched a new international look last year—website Brand New recently revealed that the new identity is created by …

Graphic Design

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Graphic Design

How some people are missing the point on cultural appropriation

It seems increasingly clear cultural appropriation’s champions aren’t interested in nuance or even free speech—they’re interested in hegemony<p>There is …

Sneak Peek at the Chelsea Flower Show: Pictures

Chelsea Flower Show Opens in London: Pictures

An Inside Look at the 2017 Chelsea Flower Show in London

The Chelsea Flower Show—the most prestigious flower show in the world and a mainstay of the British summer social season—opened this morning in London. The Royal Horticultural Society has been organizing the event since 1913 on the grounds of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, where the 17th-century …

Talya Modlin shares illustrated gems from her sketchbook

On Chicago-based illustrator Talya Modlin’s Tumblr is a rare treat once in a while. The independent comic book artist shares scans of the gems from …

Comic Books

Kelly Bjork Illustrations

Kelly Bjork’s illustrations put a witty twist on personal moments and intimacy.Kelly Bjork grew up in Tacoma, Washington and graduated from Western …

25 Brilliant Quotes About Art From Famous Artists and Great Creative Minds

Many people turn to the portfolios of prolific artists, writers, and other creatives when seeking artistic inspiration. In addition to their powerful bodies of work, however, it is also worth listening to the words spoken, written, and shared by these influential figures. Many creatives offer …

Art

9 ways to create an expressive palette

Abstract painter Gerry Dudgeon shares nine tips to add life to your colour palette<p>Gerry Dudgeon, <i>Rain in the Atlas Mountains</i>, acrylic on canvas, …

Photographing beautiful moments of self-love and acceptance

Chloe Sheppard’s dreamy portraiture has always focused heavily on the female experience. Whether she’s calling out body-based clichés or capturing the women she surrounds herself with, the London-based photographer offers a fresh perspective on contemporary womanhood.<p>It’s a focus she will roll out …

5 things I had to give up to be successful

There's an opportunity cost to everything worthwhile in life.<p>No matter what you're trying to accomplish, you'll have to give up something in order to make it happen.<p>When I asked people on Facebook what they had given up to get something else they wanted, I got about 60 answers.<p><i>Even if you get what</i> …

The Box

The Box is a 960-square-foot residence inspired by the owner’s desire for a small house overlooking an untouched wetland. Conceived as a series of boxes nestled into the hillside, the house gently engages the site offering varied views of the landscape. To set the house into the site, the main …

Architecture

Netflix's next big movie is inspired by this viral photo of Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o

Ava DuVernay will direct, and Insecure star Issa Rae is in talks to write<p>In what might be one of the biggest stories to come out of the Cannes Film Festival, <i>Entertainment Weekly</i> reports that Netflix has landed a project that will star Rihanna and Lupita Nyong’o in a story based on a viral meme. The …

Film Festivals

So much of getting better is admitting that you can’t do everything alone

I’ve always been someone who prides myself on being independent.<p>I’m self-sufficient, I don’t <i>need</i> anyone, and I can get things done on my own without …