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Haptic gloves help blind people to 'see' art

A virtual reality kit is helping visually impaired people "see" art through haptic gloves.<p>3D models are created from laser scans of original sculptures. The user then wears the gloves to feel the virtual artwork. The gloves vibrate, replicating the sense of touch to the brain.<p>The system was …

Virtual Reality

This classically trained painter is making powerful protest art

It’s “my direct response to our current administration’s policies and ethics surrounding a toxic and divisive country,” says painter Shawn Huckins.<p>It’s easy to see Shawn Huckins‘s series, <i>Erasure,</i> as a metaphor for what’s happening in America today. The classically trained painter’s pieces are …

Art

Meet the artist making millions from sculptures you can barely see

Take a close look at the full stop that ends this sentence. To most people, it’s a barely visible dot. To Willard Wigan, it’s a landscape large enough to hold an entire sculpture.<p>The 61-year-old artist has made his name and fortune with his tiny handmade works; a church carved from a grain of salt, …

Art

How this 50-year-old NASA invention could kill cancer

15-Year-Old Boy Prodigy Creates Animal Drawings From Memory, And They’re Even More Impressive From Up-Close

Serbian artist Dušan Krtolica began drawing when he was only 2 years old, barely able to hold a pen. He’s 15 now and has already had 6 solo …

Drawing

Become the creative you’ve always wanted to be by embracing these seven habits

The most commonly held belief about creativity is that it’s elusive, esoteric and unique only to the anointed few.<p>The ancient Greeks believed that creativity was a divine attendant spirit that came to human beings from some distant and unknowable source, for distant and unknowable reasons. They …

Creativity

The Art of Coding : App Store Story

Run | Animation, Create and Gifs

Creative Branding | Brand & Identity Design — Maisonette by Lotta Nieminen

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157 New Emojis Coming To Your Smartphone Soon, Including Raccoons And Toilet Paper

The new symbols are set to drop on June 5, although some users may have to wait for their provider to update.<p>Love them or hate them, emojis are a big …

Uncanny Rally: “People” Is People, Which Is as It Should Be

People like to look at people. If you boil down the long and winding history of figurative sculpture to a single motivating kernel, that would be it. …

Oddities

Debra Broz rescues abandoned figurines from thrift stores. Using ceramics restoration techniques she dismantles and combines, then seamlessly …

3 Sentence Reviews of Marlene Dumas, Dan Colen, and 11 Other Art-World Big Shots

To coincide with several big art fairs and last week’s massive auctions, many larger galleries mounted shows of their bigger artists. So let’s read …

Pop Art Hero and Artist of ‘LOVE’ Robert Indiana Dies at 89

People<p>The artist died just one day after a representative filed a lawsuit over his treatment and legacy.<p>,<p>Robert Indiana, a towering figure in the …

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CNN’s Great Big Story Features Creative Growth

A great big thank you to Great Big Story for capturing the story of our studio beautifully in this video! The post CNN’s Great Big Story Features …

People can't stop talking about this 'brilliant' National Geographic cover

<i>National Geographic</i> has its fair share of affecting, enduring covers, like 1985's "Afghan Girl," arguably the publication's most famous image.<p>For its …

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Rammed Earth Construction: 15 Exemplary Projects

This week, we're highlighting a selection of the best images of projects built using rammed earth. These 15 works show the attractive aesthetic …

These lush 100-year-old drawings of the brain are still used by medical students

If you aren’t a neuroscientist or medical student, you may have never heard of Santiago Ramón y Cajal. But if you are, then you know the man is a superstar. Cajal, who lived from 1852 to 1934, holds much the same position in his field as, say, Darwin does in his. The Spanish neuroanatomist was the …

Central Nervous System

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power – Exhibition at Tate Modern | Tate

Tate Modern Talk<p>19 Apr 2018<p>Join legendary American artist Faith Ringgold for this special talk<p>Tate Modern Talk<p>3 Nov 2017<p>Hear author of <i>Why I’m No</i> …

Samsung Themes | SAMSUNG Developers

Applying to become Developers:<p>The next application cycle begins in the third week of July.<p>What is Samsung Themes?<p>With Samsung Themes, you can …

Lobe Is A Machine Learning Platform For Complete Idiots

From Apple, Facebook, and Nest alum Mike Matas, Lobe makes it so you don’t need to be a data scientist to build incredible AI tools.<p>The theory of machine learning isn’t hard to grasp. If you want to train software to spot a face in a photography, you amass many pictures of faces in photographs. You …

Machine Learning

Here's Some Of The Incredible Art That's Coming From Africa Today

"It really is important to not just see contemporary art through the Western canon, but to allow for diversity and inclusion."<p>Art history has long excluded ideas and voices that do not align with what's considered the "Western canon." Since 2013, the 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair has sought to …

Record Label Logos

This was a beast of a post to put together. In my other logo posts, I was dealing with hundreds of brands. With record labels, it's in the thousands. …

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Wall Street Rush to Scoop Up Black Art Sends Prices Sky High

Amy Sherald once waited tables at the Baltimore Museum of Art.<p>Today she’s a trustee, with collectors and other museums clamoring for her work after …