Melanie Vazquez

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Modern Art

Beautiful Photo Series Captures the Youthful Days of Summer in Poland

Polish photographer Izabela Urbaniak captures the essence of youth and the freedom of summer in this stunning collection of black and white photographs. Since 2012, Urbaniak has been developing the series, titled <i>Summertime</i>, which documents her two sons, with friends and cousins, as they explore …


Artist Poses Playfully with Incredibly Lifelike Paintings of Swimmers

Valencia, Venezuela-based artist Gustavo Silva Nunez creates extraordinary paintings that are so hyperrealistic, they seem to come to life and flow right off the canvas. Submerged in azure pools of water, his subjects float serenely, swim gracefully, splash about, or surface for air with a spray of …

Digital Art
Down Syndrome

Intricate Papercut Art Contains Beautiful Love Letters

Inside his small studio in east London, where he's worked for over 20 years, artist Rob Ryan creates intricate papercut works all by hand. Many of them contain pieces of writing that read like beautiful love letters. For example, in the one above, the message reads, “I always said that I'd do …


Hundreds of Hanging Red Coils Symbolize Human Connections

This gorgeous array of floating red discs, called the <i>Lure Installation Series</i>, is a contemplative exploration of an ancient Chinese legend, which states that, “When children are born, invisible red threads connect them to their soul mates. Over the years of their lives they come closer and …


Rahaf Art Posted by Lara

Artist : Alex Alemany © Posted by Humam

Rainy Walk

Couple in light

The peculiar streets of Istanbul - INSPIRED EYE

George Alexandris was featured and interviewed in Inspired Eye, now he is back with a series of images from Istanbul.<p><b>George, please tell us about</b> …

More Nearly Lost Street Photos by Photographer Vivian Maier

Vivian Maier was an amazing photographer whose talents went unrecognized during her lifetime. Back in 2011, a box filled with Maier's negatives was discovered at a local thrift auction house in Chicago. Since that time, the American street photographer has become quite the recognizable name in the …


Fascinating Photographic Study of the Oldest Living Things in the World

In 2004, Brooklyn-based artist Rachel Sussman embarked on the photographic quest of a lifetime: to document the oldest living things in the world. Now, a decade later, Sussman is still going strong, her journey having taken her to some of the harshest and most remote landscapes, from the Mojave …

Mojave Desert

Andy Denzler Posted by Franco

Lola Dupre Creates Exploding Collages - The Fox Is Black

Lola Dupre’s work is blowing up, almost quite literally. A collagist based in Alpujarra de la Sierra, Andalucía, Spain (longest town name ever), she …

Shopped Tattoos - Celebrities Reimagined by Cheyenne Randall

In Cheyenne Randall’s ongoing series <i>Shopped Tattoos</i>, the Seattle-based artist imagines what celebrities, world leaders, and fictitious characters would look like if they were covered in tattoos. Not just a small one on the bicep, but designs on the collarbone, hands and face, and both arms. While …

Barack Obama

Colorful Silhouette Collages Reveal Layers of Reality

Disappear is a collage project by French artist Slip, where forms, colors, and landscapes intersect in visually exciting combinations. In the series, the artist introduces new realities where mundane black and white backgrounds are interrupted by beautifully intriguing silhouette figures.<p>By …

Modern Art

Experimental Photography by Nadia Maria

Artistic Photography Inspiration.<p>Selected artworks of experimental photography by Nadia Maria, a Bauru – São Paulo, Brazil-based photographer. Nadia …

São Paulo

Hilarious Photos of a Man with Random Objects in His Beard

<b>Beard and Picks</b><p>Married photographers Stacy and Pierce Thiot of Red Poppy Photography have begun experimenting with how many objects can fit into Pierce's beard, tracking their progress in a single-topic blog titled <i>Will It Beard</i>. Taking its title from a play on the popular <i>Will It Blend?</i> video …

Body Art

The Kiss

We are delighted to present <i>The Kiss</i>, a special sale of photographs in honor of Valentine’s Day.<p>Throughout the history of photography, the kiss has always been a subject of voyeuristic fascination. An image of a kiss captures the intimate yet fleeting moment between two people that cannot be recreated. The sale will feature work by artists including Robert Doisneau, Annie Leibovitz, Miles Aldridge, Diane Arbus, Roxanne Lowit, Cindy Sherman, and many more.

The Waist-Slimming, Lower Ab Workout

Side Plank-Up<p>Targets: Rectus and transversus abdominis, obliques, and inner thighs<p>Lie on left side on floor with legs stacked and a rolled-up towel …

This workout comes in handy if you're on vacation and don't have a gym!

Gold Medal Abs

<b>DO IT</b> Train your core with these eight moves three nonconsecutive days a week to flatten your belly and get super sexy abs! Either do them all together as a stand-alone workout or add three or four of them to the end of your usual strength-training routine. For each move, start with one set. Once …

Posted by Lara

Beauty and the beast - a picture from the past

This image is one of a pair of stereoscopic photographs produced by the London Stereoscopic Company. Viewed with its other half through a stereoscope, the image would have appeared three dimensional and very lifelike. The stereo card craze swept across Europe and the US from the mid 1850s to the …