Marcy Vartanian

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Lorde, Katy Perry & Ellie Goulding Are The Most Awkward White-Girl Dancers Of All Time

Following last night's (Feb. 19) <i>BRIT Awards</i>, winners <b>Ellie Goulding</b> and <b>Lorde</b> and pop-mate <b>Katy Perry</b> took their celebrations to the after party.<p>During</b> …

Fun Gif Entries in Motion Photography Prize Competition

Here at My Modern Met, we're big fans of cleverly animated gifs, so we were more than excited when we saw that Saatchi Art and Saatchi Gallery have teamed up with Google+ to create the inaugural Motion Photography Prize. Photographers from all over the world are invited to submit one motion photo …

GIF Animations

New in the Shop: Janne Parviainen's Lively Streaks of Light

Helsinki-based artistic photographer Janne Parviainen gives life to light through his incredible light paintings, which are all created entirely in-camera. Without the use of any digital manipulation, Parviainen manages to transform streaks of multicolored lights into three-dimensional, figurative …

Art

Pentatonix Wants To Be Your 'Valentine' In New Jessie Ware Cover Video

Once again, <b>Pentatonix</b> has us gripping our hearts in our chests with another mind-blowing melodic treat.<p>With Valentine's Day only four days away, the …

Music Monday—A Brand New Playlist You Will Have On Repeat

<i>Welcome to Music Monday on Popdust. As a big music lover I'm always in search of a new tune to listen to— and I'm guessing you are too.</i><p><i>Every Monday,</i> …

Photo Gallery: Day 5

Who'da Thunk It? Frozen's Let It Go and Passenger's Let Her Go Make Sublime Mashup

Disney animated film <i>Frozen</i><i>'s</i> "Let It Go" and Passenger's "Let Her Go" sound amazing together. Both songs have had a lot of buzz lately on the music …

Powerful Drawings on Black Paper by Kyung Hwan Kwon

Using acrylic and color pencils on black paper, Korean artist Kyung Hwan Kwon creates dynamic drawings of bright explosions and threatening figures in the night. Against black paper, the use of shadows is a key element. Kwon only partially outlines his subjects and excludes some details, allowing …

Drawing

See: The Fab Four's First US Visit

23 Grammy-Nominated Songs That Sum Up Wedding Planning

It's called wedding brain. It's a condition that many to-be-brides experience while wedding planning. It's where everything you see and hear sounds …

Edward Snowden nominated for Nobel peace prize

Two Norwegian politicians say NSA whistleblower's actions have led to a 'more stable and peaceful world order'<p>Two Norwegian politicians say they have jointly nominated the former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden for the 2014 Nobel peace prize.<p>The Socialist Left party politicians …

first look: 2 bandits

The concept for The 2 Bandits’ spring ’14 collection came from, of all things, a trip that never happened. “This year my fiance and I were supposed …

video premiere: chairlift

Even if you weren’t able to see Chairlift perform at the Absolut Encore Sessions this summer in New York City--or even if you were!-- with our …

Twisted Dancers Become Human Sculptures on City Streets

<i>Bodies in Urban Spaces</i> is a rare and unique performance where dancers move throughout a city and organize their bodies into the nooks and crannies of public spaces. Created by Austria-based artist Cie Willi Dorner, the ephemeral series produces a visually tense relationship between people and their …

Sculpture

Pentatonix Takes Over Sesame Street: Numbers, Cookies And Rubber Duckies Never Sounded So Good

As if we needed another reason to fall in love with <b>Pentatonix</b>, they go and do this.<p>The a capella fivesome are set to appear on <i>Sesame Street</i> Feb. 7. …

The Ultimate Guide to Bow Ties

Don’t be ashamed if you have a bit of a man-crush on Idris Elba. Besides being an incredible actor, maybe even one of the most-talented actors as of …

What's The Skinny On Naked & Famous' 'Scratch and Sniff' Jeans?

<i>Image Source: Wired</i><p>Ever since Brandon Svarc and Bahzad Trinos founded Naked & Famous Denim in 2008, has there been a brand that has captured the …

Bruno Mars: Unorthodox Jukebox

Unorthodox Jukebox<p>Bruno Mars doesn't do low stakes. He is a drama king, a man who thrives on grand statements, soap-opera plotlines and actual-opera …

Photographer Takes Arresting Tintype Portraits of Random Visitors

Using a 19th century photography process called wet-plate collodion, Michael Shindler creates arresting tintype portraits of anyone who happens to wander into his studio <i>Photobooth</i>. Located on Valencia Street in San Francisco, Photobooth is the world's only tintype portrait studio. About his open …

Photography

by Laureano Ramón

gemmacorrell:

old, but always relevant.

Phil Collins: 'I've Just Started to Work With Adele'

He's only recently become aware of the pop star<p>In a recent interview with Inside South Florida, Phil Collins revealed he's writing new songs with …

Why You Don't Steal a Case Full of Magical Golden Lego Pieces

What if Lego minifigures were real people, you had a case of full of magical golden Lego pieces, and they wanted it back? We’re making a big assumption here, but the result would probably be a massive battle:<p>Someone please make a Lego game where humans interact with Lego characters. Oh, and by …

Incredible Timelapse Videos Illustrate Birds in Motion

Through amazing digital editing techniques, American artist and professor Dennis Hlynsky turns an average video of flying birds into a surreal experience of shapes forming overhead. The Rhode Island-based artist first films the movements of various animals that swim, crawl, and fly in spectacular …

Time-lapse Photography

Classic Half-Erased Charcoal Drawings of Celebrities

<b>Charlize Theron</b><p>British artist Ileana Hunter draws unique portraits of celebrities that are minimal, but still easily recognizable. Most of the women Hunter features in her charcoal drawings are iconic, and she often deletes part of the image to make an impressive alteration to a familiar subject. …

Grace Kelly

Most Incredible Sculptures of AfrikaBurn 2013

AfrikaBurn is an annual event held in the deserts of the Tankwa Karoo in South Africa that invites artists to display their work and then eventually light it up in a blaze of glory, in true Burning Man fashion. The regional event, which most recently hosted approximately 6,500 people, follows the …

Art

Selects #6: Telling Portraits

Some people say you can catch a glimpse of a person’s lifetime just by looking at them. It’s all in the eyes, the skin, the expression. Well, after …