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Juan Antonio Picasso: Cuban artist with famous ancestor keeps a low profile

Despite a name he calls ‘extremely charged’, the accomplished painter remains relatively unknown in the international community – and he’s not complaining<p>After Barack Obama’s December 2014 announcement that more than 50 years of frosty and often fraught foreign policy dealings with Cuba were …

14 Rooms That Will Make You Rethink Your Gallery Wall

These rooms prove the power of decorating with just one piece of high-impact art.<p>A museum-like display of multiple photos, paintings and drawings isn't the only way to make a statement with art. Here, 14 rooms prove the power of decorating with just one piece of high-impact art.

Former Marvel Artists Say The ‘Iron Man’ Movies Illegally Use Their Armor Design

Artists Ben and Ray Lai have filed a lawsuit against Marvel, alleging that the body armor design from the <i>Iron Man</i> films is taken from designs for their own comic book <i>Radix</i>.<p>The Lai brothers have their own company, Horizon Comics Productions, but back in 2002, they were hired by Marvel as artists, …

Comic Books

Illustration is a big new homeware design movement. We showcase the stars

The sixth edition of <b>Pick Me Up</b>, a London festival of the graphic arts, has verve and irreverence at Somerset House until 6 May. <br>It’s the showcase for …

Comic artists draw sick kids as superheroes to benefit children's hospital

Polygon is excited to unveil, for the first time online, five completely new superheroes making their debut this weekend at Chicago's biggest comic book convention. Their creators are among the city's bravest citizens, and they all happen to be between the ages of 5 and 15.<p>Chicago Loot Drop is a …

Lane Splitter : Futuristic Car that Splits Into Motorcycles

Mark Wilson of Fast Company has a cool (or crazy) idea about a futuristic car with ability to split into 2 motorcycles. Argodesign has done a great …

Free Music Streaming Service BEAT – Branding by Plus X

Brand experience design by South Korean agency Plus X for the free music streaming service BEAT.<p>Plus X is a Seoul, South Korea based design agency …

Elegant Fine Line Geometric Tattoos by Dr. Woo | Colossal

<p>With delicate lines, dots, and geometric patterns, L.A. tattoo artist Dr. Woo creates some of the coolest tattoos we’ve seen in quite a while. The …

Flowchart: How To Choose A Typeface

Once you really understand them, typefaces can be powerful. A properly chosen font can either give your words authority, or totally undermine them. Even a typeface as openly reviled as Comic Sans, which is ludicrous in the context of an email from your boss or as the typeface on a business card, …

Beautiful App Makes Cartoons Out Of Classical Music

Unless you’re a musician–and sometimes, not even then–you’re probably not very comfortable with reading musical notation. Sure, we might be taught in grade school music class. We might be able to plod along, but we hardly find it intuitive.<p>The same can’t be said for this animated score of Mozart’s …

The Making of The "Walking New York" Cover

Renowned French street artist JR has teamed up with The New York Times Magazine for a striking new cover for the upcoming “Walking New York” special edition zine. From afar, the image of 20-year-old immigrant Elmar Aliyez is seen striding across the cover but, upon closer inspection, the photo is …

The Inverted Architecture and Gravity-Defying Worlds of Cinta Vidal | Colossal

<p>In her latest series of paintings, Barcelona-based artist and illustrator Cinta Vidal Agulló defies gravity and architectural conventions to create …