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Spraycopter: the graffiti drone that does street art

Launching the world's first spray-paint wielding quadcopter, New York graffiti artist Katsu imagines a future full of remote-controlled robo-art<p>For street artists who don't have a head for heights, or who just can't be bothered to scale drainpipes, scamper along rooftops and dangle from parapets, …

Impressive Illustrations by Kuldar Leement

I really enjoy to see the work of imaginative artists that come up top notch pieces showing different worlds. That really makes you think about the …

Optical Illusion Paintings Distort Ideas of Reality

In a continuation of his intriguing <i>Millenium</i> series, Armenian artist Tigran Tsitoghdzyan developed a number of oil paintings that will force your eyes to make sense of the distortions. The artist painted stunning portraits along the most unexpected surface, creating a surreal illusion of …

Digital Art

Ramon Bruin's New 3D Illustrations Spring to Life

Dutch artist Ramon Bruin, aka JJK Airbrush, continues to create optical illusion drawings that make animals and objects seem as though they're popping off the page. The illustrator's skilled visual effects transform flat surfaces into seemingly three-dimensional subjects. Bruin gives depth to the …

Art

Hyperrealistic Self-Portraits by Eloy Morales

Spanish painter Eloy Morales creates large hyperrealistic oil paintings of himself with smears of paint and shaving cream across his face. This messy addition causes light to catch and reflect in unusual ways. Eloy patiently works through tiny sections at a time, filling in paint and blending as he …

Art

Unconventional Locomotion: The Cubli, a Freaky Self-Balancing Cube

Your cell phone is able to vibrate because there's a little motor inside that rotates a small, off-balance weight. We've all seen our phones skitter …

Best Typography of 2013

We continue our tradition with a new <i>“Best of”</i> week where we’ll presented a post each day containing the absolute best pieces from our inspiration …

Typography

“Display Centric World” – A horrifying vision of the future from Samsung - The Fox Is Black

This new video from Samsung is literally one of the most ridiculous things I’ve ever seen. I wanted to post it because it’s a great example of blue …

Elaborate New Portraits Drawn on Vintage Maps by Ed Fairburn | Colossal

<p>Using a wide variety of canvases including railroad blueprints, star charts, geological and street maps, Welsh artist Ed Fairburn (previously here …

Wallpaper of the Week - Vintage Stencil

The wallpaper of this week is an amazing image created for our latest tutorial titled Vintage Stencil Style in Photoshop. It was a simple walkthrough …

Graffiti-Inspired Coffee Tables by Vans the Omega

Vans the Omega is a letterform artist recognized in the global graffiti scene who’s turned his eye to furniture. Inspired by “ancient scripts, …

Wisdom Quotes & Stories

Humorous Street Art and Urban Interventions by SpY | Colossal

<p>For over two decades street artist SpY has been creating humorous and thought-provoking interventions in urban spaces. Already established as a …

The Air Walk

Air Rope is an inflatable rescue tunnel that can be deployed during flood situations. It is a safer option to the rope pulley system and is easier to …

This Magical App Turns Your Phone Into A 3-D Scanner

Forget Instagram. It’s time for, um, Instagram 3-D!<p>It took about a decade, but most of us have given up on carrying around a traditional camera. Instead, we just use our phone to take pictures. But who would think we might be saying the same thing about 3-D scanning in just the next few years?<p>This …

Oil Paintings of San Francisco Lit Up at Night

It's easy to get lost in the chaos of a busy city. In this series called <i>Concrete</i>, artist Xiau-Fong Wee takes us on a journey into the rush of urban life. Each scene is a snapshot right out of San Francisco area nightlife, transformed into a detailed oil painting. Lights from buildings, cars, and …

San Francisco

Lenticular Street Art by Roa | Colossal

<p>Back in 2009 artist Roa (previously here and here) painted this amazing lenticular street artwork on Curtain Road in London. Depending on the angle …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Murals

Me with a hero

I decided on this because one of my dreams is to represent South Africa in the Olympics in swimming.<p>This is a portrait of me and Cameron vd Burg …

Captivating Close-Up Portraits of Rare Bengal Tigers

As founder of The Institute of Greatly Endangered and Rare Species (T.I.G.E.R.S.), exotic animal trainer Dr. Bhagavan Antle has a unique opportunity to come face-to-face with a number of Bengal tigers on a daily basis. As a result of this direct contact, he has developed an extensive portrait …

Wildlife

The Sound Of Conflict

In today's modern times we are faced with conflict in our everyday lives...<p>Conflict between nations<p>Conflict within our selfes<p>Conflict within our …

Japanese Swordsmith Attempts To Craft Mythical 'Koto' Sword

He's one one of Japan's last remaining swordsmiths, but for the past 40 years, Korehira Watanabe has been meticulously honing his craft, so that he …

Mazda Auto Adapt For The Year of 2025

In the future, majority of us have imagined driverless car, and Mazda wants to offer a future vision of 2025 car. <b>Mazda Auto Adapt</b> offers a futuristic …

Autonomous Cars

Light Painting Photography by Janne Parviainen

Photographic Long Exposure Light Paintings.<p>Janne Parviainen is an artist and photographer from Finland who creates amazing photographic light …

Photography

Best of the Week: Drones, Illustrations, Paintings and more

It's time for our best news of this week. We have a lot of graphic and web design, a bit of architecture, ads, tech news, awesome reads and other …

Saline Lamp

The Clear Light uses saline water to conduct electricity and light up this lamp. Essentially it replaces wires with saline water to reduce metal …

Oil Finger Paintings by Iris Scott | Colossal

<p>One day while completing an oil painting of a field artist Iris Scott needed to make a few quick adjustments to some yellow flowers but every brush …