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A village in China is lining its roads with street art to encourage tourism

A Chinese village is lining its roads with beautiful street art in and effort to draw more tourists to the rural region.<p>Jinmankeng Village held its most recent graffiti competition on 17 May, which is designed to help develop countryside tourism.<p>The community has already made itself known as a good …

Streetwear

5 Weird New Movies That Deserve Way More Hype

The average movie marketing budget can now run studios anywhere from one half to four freaking times what they spent on the new [insert most recent …

6 New Movies That Deserve Way More Attention

In our noble quest to showcase underreported weird-ass new movies, we've seen everything from a found-footage film by Orson Welles to a Finnish child …

6 Awesome New Movies That No One Told You About

In terms of movie marketing, 2016 is whiffing hard. The <i>Ghostbusters</i> trailer has the comedic originality of a Geico commercial, <i>Star Trek Beyond</i> looks …

Pencil artist makes his point with amazing new book

The art that flows from Salavat Fidai’s pencils actually never leaves the pencils.<p>A curvy stallion, a row of circus elephants or the Eiffel Tower remain on the tips of pencils thanks to Fidai’s steady hand and patient craft knife that carves the soft lead into a sculptural symbol easily recognized …

Darth Vader

This is how startups make money

Going the startup way is riskier but more straightforward than working a job. Here there’s no boss to decide what happens to you. You’re the boss. …

Money

The Typographical Street Art of Michael Pederson

Miguel Marquez Outside is a Tumblr blog featuring the typographical street art of artist Michael Pederson. Pederson’s work places text on ordinary or …

Art

Europe's Best Street Art Uncovered

There's no doubt that street art has been experiencing a cultural rebirth in Europe. In the past,many referred to graffiti as the ugly duck of the arts. Back in the day it was considered a kind of vandalism that made cities dirtier and belittled their prestige, but today graffiti is capturing the …

Streetwear

9 Must-Have Visual-Marketing Tools on the Web

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Visual marketing is a primary source for customer engagement in the modern age. A necessary component for competing online, visual content is the best way to distinguish yourself from the crowd. The question is, how do you make your …

Infographics

This Guy Continues To Paint Pop-Culture Characters Into Old Thrift-Store Paintings

David Irvine is an artist in Toronto who breathes new life into old thrift-store paintings by adding new, often silly elements and characters. Since …

Art

KQED

<b>By Maanvi Singh, NPR</b><p>How does a sunset work? We love to look at them, but Jolanda Blackwell wanted her 8th graders to really think about them, to …

20+ Powerful Street Art Pieces That Tell The Uncomfortable Truth

As the world moves to cities, so does art. And just as art can inspire political action and resistance, so too do the walls of the city become …

Banksy's 'Spy Booth' Receives Grade II Property Status

A new ruling by the Cheltenham city council will ensure that people will be able to enjoy Banksy’s<p>A new ruling by the Cheltenham city council will ensure that people will be able to enjoy Banksy’s <i>Spy Booth</i> mural for a long time to come. The city has granted the mural — which lives on the side of a …

What Life in Modern Marketing Looks Like: 13 Stories

What is life in modern marketing like? Well, 100% of respondents in Aberdeen’s customer experience management research cited that they use two or …

Apple Watch

How to Program Your Mind to Stop Buying Crap You Don’t Need

We all buy things from time to time that we don't really need. It's okay to appeal to your wants every once in a while, as long as you're in control. …

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Al Gore

How to Design an Agenda for an Effective Meeting

We’ve all been in meetings where participants are unprepared, people veer off-track, and the topics discussed are a waste of the team’s time. These problems — and others like it — stem from poor agenda design. An effective agenda sets clear expectations for what needs to occur before and during a …

Management

5 Real Ways to Actually Make Money Online

How many articles are there about making money online? Thousands? Millions? Enough? Probably. But there’s a problem. Too many of them are just sales …

This Is Your Brain on Magic

Psychologists and neuroscientists have an unlikely ally in their quest to understand human nature: professional magicians.<p>“I’m going to flip through here and I want you to glance at a card in the middle,” Jay Olson tells his volunteer, offering the deck of cards in his hands. “Not the bottom …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

The Brain

Top 10 Ways to Teach Yourself to Code

Programming is one of the most valuable skills you can pick up in these modern times, whether for career prospects or to stretch your brain and …

Programming

A visual journey through the street art of Cuenca, Ecuador

In Ecuador, the urban art movement is absolutely massive. Check out some examples — absolutely exploding with color and layers of meaning — in the 17 …

Streetwear

Man Believed To Be Banksy Gives Stranger On Train A Print Worth $40,000 Before Saying, ‘Have A Good Life Brother’

A man believed to be the elusive graffiti artist Banksy handed a schoolboy a signed copy of one of his iconic prints before telling him, “This will …

Streetwear

RSA Replay: Mastering Skills and Knowing Stuff

How spontaneous brain activity keeps you alive - Nathan S. Jacobs

How Lego Became The Apple Of Toys

After a decade-long slump, Lego has rebuilt itself into a global juggernaut. An exclusive look inside the company’s top-secret Future Lab.<p>Every September, largely unbeknownst to the rest of the company, a group of around 50 Lego employees descends upon Spain’s Mediterranean coast, armed with …

Lego

These Artworks Come to Life When You Place a Mirror On It

István Orosz is a Hungarian artist best known for his fantastic anamorphic art. The distorted pieces come to life when a cylindrical mirror is placed …

Digital Art