Jarek Merkel

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[An Interpretation of] the Netherlands Coat of Arms Illustrated with Suspended Layers of Cut Paper | Colossal

<p>Nearly six months in the making, this superb interpretation of the Netherlands coat of arms was lead by Moldova-based Beauty & the Beast Studio. …

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Concentrically Layered Ceramic Sculptures and Vessels by Matthew Chambers | Colossal

<p>When stopping to consider these masterful ceramic objects by artist by Matthew Chambers, a flood of familiar images came to mind as I tried to …

Turn Boring Vegetables into Spaceships and Racecars with Le FabShop’s 3D-Printable ‘Open Toys’ | Colossal

<p>If you’re interested in advanced techniques for playing with your food, the team at le FabShop just released a series of 14 components you can …

Psychedelic Paint and Poured Resin Artworks by Bruce Riley | Colossal

<p>Chicago-based artist Bruce Riley fills canvases with abstract organic forms made from layer after layer of dripped paint and poured resin. While …

Thanksgiving Special: How 10 Famous Artists Would Plate Thanksgiving Dinner | Colossal

<p>In this fun series of photos titled Thanksgiving Special, San Francisco-based artist Hannah Rothstein imagines Thanksgiving dinners as plated by …

Looping Illustrations by Drew Tyndell | Colossal

<p>Nashville-based artist and illustrator Drew Tyndell creates these looping animations which he paints frame by frame in Photoshop. He was first …

New Surreal Paintings and Murals by Rustam Qbic | Colossal

<p>Russian street artist Rustam Qbic (previously) just completed a new 9-story mural in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia for the New City festival. Titled …

Portraits Painted on Film Negatives by Nick Gentry | Colossal

<p>British artist Nick Gentry (previously) created a new series of portraits by painting on cut film negatives, part of an ongoing effort to repurpose …

These Stunning, Simple Posters Tell The Story Of The Syrian Revolution

“As a Syrian artist, that was naturally considered as a duty,” Cachoux says. “Every Syrian has to contribute to help the Syrian population that is …

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Skully Heads Up Display Helmet

Imagine a motorcycle helmet that not only protects your head, but keeps you safe by providing real-time information and video with a simple voice …

New Chemical Iris Technology May Change the Way Smartphone Apertures Work

As smartphones have gotten smaller and smaller, the need for the cameras inside of them to shrink has become more pressing. One area where there’s a …

Watch 20syl's strangely hypnotic new music video

Directed by Mathieu le Dude and French producer 20syl, the hypnotic music video for "Kodama" is all hands. Much of the three-minute clip consists of anonymous appendages migrating from one instrument to another, sometimes pausing to casually snap their fingers. There are also some stranger moments …

New Hand-painted and Animated ‘GIF-iti’ by INSA | Colossal

<p>Fine artist and designer INSA (previously) continues creating his signature animated “GIF-iti” pieces in locations around the world. Each mural is …

A Daring Street Art Escape by Daan Botlek | Colossal

<p>While poking around a condemned building in Berlin, street artist Daan Botlek (previously) dreamed up the idea of his white shilhouette figures …

Dancing Shadow Sculptures by Dpt. and Laurent Craste [Updated] | Colossal

<p>Parade is an interactive art installation concevied by ceramacist Laurent Craste and digital agency Dpt. for the Chromatic festival in Montreal. At …

Mother of Pearl Shell Skull Carvings by Gregory Halili | Colossal

<p>Born and raised in the Philippines, New Jersey-based artist Gregory Halili is deeply influenced by the vegetation and wildlife he experienced as a …

Photographer Captures Spectacular GoPro Footage While Swimming with Jellyfish

Consider this your GoPro video break for the week. So sit back, relax, put on the head phones and make sure the video is playing in HD, because this …

Pro Tip: Simple Trick Turns a Marble Into an Extremely Useful On-Location Resource

When it comes to simple photography hacks, few are as useful and clever in the field as this one, presented by 34-year wedding photography veteran …

Refreshment: The Art of Perpetual Evaporation | Colossal

<p>In this new animated short from Johan Rijpma (previously) a slowly evaporating pool of water is outlined by chalk just as it’s about to disappear …

‘8-Bit Watercolors’ Explore the Intersection of Pop Culture and Retro Video Game Graphics | Colossal

<p>Inspired in part by the 8-bit graphics of old Atari and Nintendo video games from his youth, artist Adam Lister paints quirky watercolor …

Famous Quotes Illustrated on Chalkboards by an Anonymous Student Duo | Colossal

<p>Two anonymous art students, who go by the moniker dangerdust, have been creating gorgeous hand-lettered and illustrated chalkboards featuring …

Mixed Media Artworks by Emeric Trahand aka Takeshi

Personal and Commissioned Mixed Media Artworks.<p>Emeric Trahand, also known as Takeshi, is a French artist, illustrator, and art director from Saint …

BMW Art Cars: A Comprehensive Catalogue of the Artist + Automobile Project

There is, for the most part, a fairly clear distinction between art and design. The former contains its meaning within itself, while the latter …

Transfixing 3D Paper Patterns by Maud Vantours | Colossal

<p>Paris-based designer and artist Maud Vantours uses layer upon layer of cut paper to create hypnotizing patterns and textures that translate into set …

Reflected Landscapes by Victoria Siemer | Colossal

<p>In this recent series of digital artworks, Brooklyn-based graphic designer Victoria Siemer begins with dreamy landscapes of mountainous forests …

Sky Art: Illustrations in the Sky Between Buildings by Thomas Lamadieu | Colossal

<p>French illustrator Thomas Lamadieu recently made stops in locations around Germany, Canada, Belgium and France where he shot several aerial views …

27 Jaw Dropping Works Of Street Art So Big They Will Never Fit In A Gallery

Sydney-based artist Fintan Magee is redefining street art.