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“Plantscapes” from Kerner von Marilaun’s Pflanzenleben (1887)

Related Content<p>Pages from a remarkable book, the result of a collaboration across many decades between a master scribe, the Croatian-born Georg …

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The Curiously Anatomized Bodies of John Arderne: Guest Post by Michael Sappol, National Library of Medicine

The incomparable Michael Sappol--author of <i>A Traffic of Dead Bodies</i>, curator of Dream Anatomy, and historian at the National Library of …

The golden ratio has spawned a beautiful new curve: the Harriss spiral | Alex Bellos

Photograph: Edmund Harriss<p>The Harriss spiral.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/12/9/1418159374839/6f595021-96b3-44d2-89e7-d6c08bf35881-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Edmund Harriss<p>The Harriss …

Miniature Landscapes Through the Looking Glass

Brooklyn-based artist Patrick Jacobs’s aptly titled show <i>Come Closer to Me</i>, at Williamsburg gallery Pierogi, beckons visitors to do just that — to …

Professor Teaches Human Anatomy By Painting Student's Hot Body

After teaching human anatomy for over 20 years, Diaz decided to try something new as she found the regular routine of anatomical memorization boring …

Animals and Plants Entwine in Mythical Sculptures

Surrealistic sculptor Ellen Jewett combines art, science, and medical illustration into an imaginative fusion of natural forms. Inspired by wildlife, Ellen transforms the familiar aspects of plants and animals into unique hybrid creatures. Realistic details flow from animal to plant. Some pieces …

Teaching Art, Or Teaching To Think Like An Artist?

<b>Teaching Art, Or Teaching To Think Like An Artist?</b>by <b>TeachThought Staff</b>Be creative. Curious. Seek questions. Develop ideas. <i>Play.</i>These ideas are …

Design Idea of the Week: Modern Art for Dessert

You still can’t have your modern art and eat it too, but at least you can make it into dessert with Modern Art Desserts by Caitlin Freeman of Blue Bottle Coffee Company.<p>In <i>Modern Art Desserts: Recipes for Cakes, Cookies, Confections, and Frozen Treats Based on Iconic Works of Art</i>, pastry chef …

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Role of Light and Illumination in Photography

Light and illumination are the basics of photography. The very word “photography” comes from two Greek words, phos meaning light, and graphis meaning …

Chicago – Black and White Street Photography by Satoki Nagata

Chicago Street Photography.<p>Photographs of a series by Chicago-based photographer Satoki Nagata. The photographer captured people in the cold streets …

Playing With Fire: Steel Wool Spinning in the Landscape

If you’ve been following my articles no doubt you have tried painting with light or using a wide-angle lens for landscape photography. You may have …

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Apple Monsters

Shares 0<p>Make kooky (or spooky) monster treats using apples and candy. Help kids remove a wedge to form the mouth, then let them assemble the …

DIY Witch Shoes

A classic Halloween costume is a wicked witch, and creating pointy-toed shoes out of an old pair you already have would be an excellent way to kick the look up a notch without breaking the bank. See how on Life Art Collide.

How-To: Tinker Bell Pixie Dust Pumpkin Carving

Instructables member Luis Linares shared this magical-looking Tinker Bell Pixie Dust Pumpkin Carving tutorial, which involves the use of a hot knife, artificial saw, and hand drill. The project includes the silhouette template for Tink.

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