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Stunning Photo Collection Documents Beautiful Light Throughout NYC

<i>NY Through the Lens</i> is a visual documentation of NYC-based photographer Vivienne Gucwa's explorations throughout the city. From the young age of 17, Gucwa has been living on her own and working many jobs to stay afloat. As a way to manage personal stress, she would go for long walks for “as far as …

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Voyeuristic Photos Capture Intimate Scenes Through Apartment Windows in Paris

American photographer Gail Albert Halaban has voyeuristic tendencies. When she peers out her window, she not only observes the world, but she documents it with her camera for all to see. In her first series, <i>Out My Window</i>, the New York-based artist staged a series of moments that capture people in …

Newly-Opened Markthal Rotterdam Features Dazzling 36,000 Square-Foot Mural

The <i>Markthal Rotterdam</i>, a covered food market and housing development in the Netherlands, has officially opened after five years of construction. It was designed by Dutch architects MVRDV, and the nearly 312,000 square-foot space looks like it was well worth the wait.<p>The most striking feature of …

The Heartwarming Bond Between Iris and Her Therapy Cat

On Monday, we shared the amazing story of Iris Grace, a 5-year-old girl with autism who paints stunning works of art. Thanks to Sarah, one of our readers who left a comment on our Facebook page, our attention was brought to the incredible bond between Iris and Thula, her therapy cat. Iris, who was …

These 25 Stunning Reflection Photos Will Turn Your World Upside Down

Reflection photography is a challenging and special sort of photography that requires a good grasp of angles and perspective and an ever-vigilant …

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Photographer Finds Cultural Identity in Japan Through Stunning Images

While Reylia Slaby would be technically classified as Caucasian, she was born and raised in Japan, and thus naturally, the foreign country is her home. Over the past few years she has been struggling with finding her identity saying, “While I had a lot to be thankful for growing up in Japan, being …

Stunning Underwater Shipwreck Portraits Taken Off the Shores of Bali

Montreal-based photographer Benjamin Von Wong, who wowed us with his shockingly creative photos of a man on fire, is no stranger to epic concepts and photo shoots. His most recent adventure may have been one of his most ambitious yet: a large-scale shoot involving two models, seven divers, and an …

28 Pieces Of Street Art That Cleverly Interact With Their Surroundings

Street art is usually meant to disrupt its environment and to capture our attention, but the artists on this list practice a special technique that …

Spectacular Fluorescent Bodyscapes Illuminated with a Black Light

Photographer and artist John Poppleton specializes in creating fantastical works of art painted directly on the human body. His <i>Black Light Bodyscapes</i> consist of gorgeous nature scenes painted with fluorescent pigments on the backs of female models, who are then photographed under black light to …

Casas poco convencionales: de cristal y con tejado deslizante

Algunas veces he visto <b>casas con paredes de cristal</b> y aunque por un lado siempre han llamado mi atención, por otro lado nunca me ha gustado la idea de …

Un apartamento en Londres con una ingeniosa solución para la privacidad de los espacios a doble altura

Los espacios a doble altura siempre han presentado un problema serio de privacidad, ya que desde la parte inferior --normalmente el salón-- se puede …

Photographer Uses 130-Year-Old Camera to Capture Images of Modern England

In the age of Photoshop, cell phone snaps, and digital photography, British photographer Jonathan Keys stands out with his passion for the collodion (or wet plate) process, an early photographic process that was invented by Frederick Scott Archer in the 1850s. Armed with his 130-year-old wooden …

Colorfully Illuminated Cranes Produce a Dancing Light Show

Award-winning architectural lighting design firm Skira specializes in innovative lighting solutions. Recently, the firm collaborated with Uljanik Shipyard–one of the oldest working shipyards in the world–to create <i>Lighting Giants</i>. Located in Pula, Croatia, the installation of colorful cranes dance …

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Creative Fashion Sketches With Flowers

Grace Ciao is a fashion illustrator from Singapore. She draws sketches of majestuous dresses inspired by flowers : red roses’ petals, violet orchids …

Makeup Artist Transforms Herself into Incredible Characters

<b>Captain Planet</b><p>Elsa Rhae's incredible face paintings truly show off the art of makeup. By simply sitting in front of a mirror and being extremely patient (often for two or three hours), she transforms herself into a number of fantastical creations. Her cheeks, eyelids, and lips are covered in bright …

10 Contemporary Artists Who Shatter Our Perceptions of Reality

While the Internet provides artists with a global platform to showcase their work, only a select few can capture the hearts and minds of viewers with their unique and compelling visions. These are the innovators who transcend language barriers: their works immediately grab you, making you believe – …

Hilarious Tiny Kiosks Sell Mini Coca-Cola Cans

To promote the launch of Coca-Cola Mini, advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather Berlin cleverly installed miniature kiosks in five major cities in Germany. Selling a variety of pint-sized goods like newspapers, candy bars, and snacks, and even tiny cans of Coke from mini vending machines, the …

Unusual Pairings Beautifully Blend into Dreamlike Portraits

Spanish-based artist Antonio Mora, also known as mylovt, uses the web to craft his surreal works. He looks through online databases and finds images that he later combines into unconventional portraits. We see unusual pairings where the lower half of human faces are fused with waterfalls, …

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Interactive 3-D Paintings Invite You to be Part of the Artwork

What if, just for a moment, you could be a Ghostbuster? Or, you “open” the door to the delightful creatures of <i>Monsters, Inc.</i>? This is the idea behind the fun, mobile exhibition by Russian art and design studio Brain Mash. They crafted a series of three-dimensional paintings that seem to pop from …

256 Floating Balloons Beautifully Illuminate to Music

For the Mapping Festival, an audiovisual art event held annually in Geneva, Switzerland, a mesmerizing installation was just presented that turned ordinary white balloons into a mesmerizing installation. On May 16, in front of the Museum of Art and History in Geneva, a matrix of 256 balloons that …

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Diggie Vitt's Surreal 365 Project Comes to a Spectacular End

In the seven months that have passed since we last checked in on talented, young photographer Diggie Vitt, a lot has changed: he embarked on a long road trip across the United States in order to fuel inspiration for his photography; he moved from Jacksonville, Florida to Los Angeles; and he finally …

Fantastical Clouds Magically Suspended in Empty Rooms

Amsterdam-based artist Berndnaut Smilde is best known for his fantastical <i>Nimbus</i> series, in which individual clouds appear to magically float in empty rooms. The haunting images portray the airy nimbuses drifting through gorgeous Rococo rooms, Gothic cathedrals, and abandoned factories, evoking a …

Prepara tu jardín para el verano con las nuevas pérgolas de la colección Nature de Abrisud

Para aprovecharlo durante el mayor tiempo posible, un porche se puede acondicionar con techo y paredes fijas, pero <b>la pérgola modulable</b> cuenta con …

Brooke Shaden Dazzles Again with Beautifully Surreal Photos

Los Angeles-based photographer Brooke Shaden crafts hauntingly-beautiful works that seem to live in their own world. As we've seen before, she's no stranger to composing dark-yet-hopeful images of women in surreal settings. People shine and objects levitate in outdoor landscapes whose dreamy …

Incredible Life-Sized Drawings of Animals that Look 3D

Vancouver-based art student Fiona Tang creates masterful, life-sized drawings of animals that appear to pop right off of the paper. A tough-looking whale emerges from the wall to battle a menacing shark; a regal deer looks straight at the viewer; an immense crocodile pokes its snout out from the …

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