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The Best Tearjerker Movies Of All Time

Bring on the ugly cry.<p>Some films elicit a glistening tear for a scene or two. Others wait ‘til the end to tie that proverbial knot in your throat. But these films grab hold of the heartstrings from the very beginning and never stop tugging. Ready for a good cry? Let’s feel the feels.<p><i>The Fox and the</i> …

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Weekly Roundup

<b>M</b>atthew Ritchie investigates cinematic landscapes, Richard Tuttle exhibits textiles in London, Marina Abramović returns to New York, and more in this …

Duck Season/Rabbit Season

“Sometimes the exotic can be right in front of you.”1<p>—Kehinde Wiley<p>“In this photograph you are lion-like, toothless, fraudulent.”2<p>—<i>Uniglory</i>, Jen Hofer<p>…

Finger paintin’ good: The photograph-like images of sea and ice created by New York artist using her fingers as a brush

• After training at Skidmore college Zaria Forman now exhibits extensively in venues throughout the United States<br>• Forman, from Brooklyn in New York, was …

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Graphic Paintings by Adam Daily

Artist Adam Daily does all of his paintings by hand using acrylic on PVC panels. Applying paint with a spray gun, Daily is able to achieve crisp …

Painting

Postcard from Provence | Daily Painting #2814 | A painting a day by Julian Merrow-Smith

Complex "Duality" Paintings Portray Layers of Human Figures

Newcastle-based artist Tom French creates complex artwork filled with surprises, dripping black oils down the surface of his canvas to produce the loose splashes, splatters, and brush strokes that blend reality with the abstract. From a distance, the paintings are nothing more than fragmented …

Portraiture by Benjamin Garcia

Surreal Portraits.<p>After many years working as illustrator and designer for 2D and 3D animations, Benjamin Garcia started to focus on painting full …

Paint Swatch Installations by Madiha Siraj

New Jersey-based artist Madiha Siraj’s installations involve thousands of paint swatches from Lowe’s. Those colorful swatches of paint samples are …

Swatch

Enchanting Portraits of Fairytale Scenes Featuring Wild Animals

Moscow-based photographer Darya Kondratyeva reinterprets spellbinding tales of enchantment in her beautiful portraits of young women and their animal companions. Inspired by the stories of figures like Little Red Riding Hood, Gretel, and <i>Brave</i>’s Merida, the photographer transports the viewer to …

Animals

What Happens When A Photographer Secretly Takes Over A Town’s Surveillance Camera

Six years ago, photographer Andrew Hammerand was clicking around online when he discovered a discussion on networked devices–pieces of technology …

Loneliness

9 GIFs That Explain Responsive Design Brilliantly

Can’t tell a responsive website from a merely adaptive one? These GIFs courtesy of Froont will turn you into a pedant in no time.<p>What is responsive design? Most people vaguely understand that it refers to websites that work just as well on desktops as they do on smartphones, but there’s a lot more …

Web Design

DIY Geometric Paper Animal Sculptures by Paperwolf | Colossal

<p>Stuttgart-based designer Wolfram Kampffmeyer creates DIY geometric paper sculpture kits under the name Paperwolf. The designs range from taxidermy …

Domino Set + David Shrigley

Australian knickknack shop Third Drawer Down is always full of weird and wonderful treasures—like DIY bubble gum kits—and their newest offering is a domino set donning doodles by Scottish illustrator (and regular TDD collaborator) David Shrigley. Free of the traditional matching dots and bones …

Curiosity and Eccenticity in Oskar Proctor’s Photos from Viktor Wynd’s Cabinet of Wonders - The Fox Is Black

London is getting a new museum and to call it eccentric may just be an understatement. Opening this month The Viktor Wynd Museum of Curiosities is no …

Glow-in-the-Dark Bike Path Inspired by Van Gogh's The Starry Night

The Dutch-based Studio Roosegaarde created a stunning illuminated trail in Nuenen, Netherlands. Called <i>Van Gogh-Roosegaard Bicycle Path</i>, it's based on the famous Vincent Van Gogh painting <i>The Starry Night</i>. This kilometer-long section is part of a cycle route through the province of Noord Brabant, …

Husband Commissions 23 Artists to Surprise His Wife with Portraits of Their Baby

Chicago-based photographer Ernst Berlin (a.k.a. Reddit user Rezinatoriously) wanted to do something extra special for his wife's first birthday with their baby son, so he turned to RedditGetsDrawn to find different artists to help him put together a spectacularly memorable gift. He commissioned 23 …

Famous Paintings Recreated with Layers of Masking Tape

Japanese artist and senior at Musashino Art University Nasa Funahara builds beautiful painterly compositions completely out of masking tape. She has an extensive collection of the material that she collects and eventually transforms into impressively detailed works of art. “I own about 450 rolls,” …

Digital Art

More Hilarious Thrift Store Paintings Altered to Give Playful New Meanings

New York-based artist Dave Pollot uses all kinds of funny pop culture references to give playful new meanings to old thrift store paintings. We first featured his work back in February, where Star Wars ships and LEGO blocks made their way into vintage landscapes. Since then, the artist has produced …

Gorgeous Drawings Combine the Human Body with Nature

Nunzio Paci is an artist based in Bologna, Italy. His gorgeous, multifaceted drawings depict the human body combined with nature and animals. Pen, pencil, and a little bit of color are used to craft these intricate images that mix ink drips with fine, precise renderings. These pieces could be part …

Drawing

New 3D Optical Illusion Drawings by Ramon Bruin

Dutch artist Ramon Bruin, aka JJK Airbrush, is a master at creating optical illusion drawings that blur the line between art and reality. Bruin, who is mostly self-taught, brings his anamorphic drawings to life by photographing them at precise angles, making the subjects appear to pop right off the …

Machiko Ono’s Beautiful, Large Scale Live-Painting - The Fox Is Black

Art at a large perspective never fails to impress me. Much of my own work is done tweaking the pixels on a subtle UI or for a mobile app, which is …

Bold Tattoo Doubles as a Mind-Bending Optical Illusion

Separately, we enjoy looking at tattoos and optical illusions, so this union is the best of both worlds. Paul O'Rourke of Allstar Ink in Limerick, Ireland created this clever tattoo that will definitely make you do a double take. The swirling column that's inked on his client's arm appears to dip …

Hand-Built Porcelain Sculptures by Nuala O’Donovan Mimic Fractal Patterns Found in Nature | Colossal

<p>Irish artist Nuala O’Donovan sculpts intricate hand-built porcelain forms that resemble fractal patterns found in nature. Borrowing from shapes …

Superheroes Reimagined as 16th Century Paintings

What would it look like if Superman was born in the 16th century? What if the Hulk was a Duke? These are the questions photographer Sacha Goldberger asked himself when he created this playful new series <i>Super Flemish</i>. Some of our favorite pop culture characters like Darth Vader and Snow White got …

White Christmas Designer’s Toolkit

The White Christmas designer’s toolkit with 95 included elements.<p>Christmas is coming and time is running out to get those holiday designs done. But …

Graphic Design

Nomenclature For Relatives Is Super Confusing, Here’s A Chart To Fix That

Most of us have had a few moments of doubt when trying to decipher just how we’re related to that daughter of our mother’s cousin or our grandpa’s brother’s son. Are they second cousins? Third cousins? What does “removed” even mean? Well, now there’s a handy chart.<p>Click to embiggen<p>The chart is …

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