Chelsea Dior McCormick

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Artist Flips Czech Government a Giant Paper Bird

Czech artist David Cerny has created a giant middle finger sculpture aimed right at the government buildings of Prague. Cerny’s oversized purple hand …

Entrepreneurship for Artists and Other New Business-School Trends

Special Projects Director and Founder of This Dog's Life<p>For schools looking to attract the best aspiring entrepreneurs, offering Business Plan 101 doesn't cut it anymore. Even boasting about amazing competitions, demo days and pitch contests might hardly raise an eyebrow. Instead, many universities …

Nonprofits

Artist Sayaka Ganz Unveils Underwater Ecosystem Made From Recycled Beach Plastic

We’ve featured Sayaka Ganz‘ incredible sculptures made from recycled materials in the past, and the artist just completed an amazing new installation …

Sustainability

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Shooting Stars eBook by Phil Hart

<b>Photographing the Night Sky</b><p>Shooting Stars has all the basic instructions you’ll need to get started using your camera equipment under the beautiful …

Landscape Photography

Wide-angle Lenses and the Landscape

If there was ever a subject and a lens made for each other, then it is the wide-angle lens and the landscape. Wide-angle lenses are ideal for …

Aperture

Bugs Eye View: Weekly Photography Challenge

This week your photographic challenge is to take and share a photo (or photos) with the theme of ‘bugs eye view’. We’re looking to see lots of shots …

Photography

Wildlife Photographer Patiently Waits for Polar Bear to Surface

American nature and wildlife photographer Paul Souders is very well-travelled around the globe. In one of his exploits, we have his series of images …

10 Expert Tips for Aspiring Landscape Photographers

Surrounded by the beauty of nature, many photographers experience a longing to capture those stunning vistas, towering mountains and waterfalls, …

Landscape Photography

Sands of time: Marc Wilson's ghostly relics of the second world war

The Last Stand's poignant photographs of abandoned European coastal defences make a case for protected heritage status<p>The second world war is still on our minds. Every year, another television documentary, another funeral of a war veteran. Remembrance of the war doesn't fade over the years. If …

Real Life Instagram, Artist Installs Instagram-Like Paper Frames in Public Places

In the project “Real Life Instagram,” artist Bruno Ribeiro created paper frames—designed to mimic Instagram’s photo display interface—and posted them …

Top 25 Islands in the World (Photos)

There’s only one way to avoid the quickly approaching winter: plan a luxurious—and warm—island vacation. See the 25 top picks for where to soak up …

Shrine views

Articles about 11 creative uses ladders on Dwell.com - Dwell

The popular myth claims that cats have nine lives—well, what about a well-worn plank of...<p>Want to add a pop of color to your kitchen backsplash or redesign your shower with a cool pattern? Well, we have a solution for...<p>Durable, long-lasting, and insect-resistant, Western red cedar has been a …

Creativity

Secrets of the Maya Otherworld

<b>On the edge of a small cornfield near the ruined Maya city of Chichén Itzá, in the sparse shade of</b> a tropical tree, a voice ricochets wildly up the mouth of a well. <i>“¡Lo vi! ¡Lo vi!”</i> the shout proclaims. “I saw it, I saw it!” <i>“¡Sí, es verdad!</i> Yes, it’s true!”<p>Leaning over the mouth of the well, …

Mexico

B-girls: portraits of women in hip hop

By Cheryl A. Guerrero, Los Angeles Times<p>I grew up listening to hip hop because of my aunt and sister. They introduced me to the music of 2Pac, Too Short, Dr. Dre, Nate Dogg, Snoop Dog, Ice Cube and N.W.A. But it wasn’t until my senior year in high school that I was introduced to “underground” and …

California

Endangered Species

This Ancient Japanese City Can Only Be Appreciated Through Cat Pictures

Three years ago, wooden toy wholesaler Yutaka Katayama picked up a camera and started taking pictures of ordinary life in Kyōto, Japan. Since then photography has become an obsession.<p>"It's my life's work," he wrote over email.<p>Katayama has taken thousands of pictures of the legendary ancient city …

Japan

GoPro

Amazing Hand Lettering Demos by Master Pinstriper Glen Weisgerber

Master pinstriper Glen Weisgerber demonstrates his astonishing hand lettering skills in this series of demo videos by Airbrush Action Magazine. …

Design

Giant Hovering Roundabout for Cyclists in the Netherlands

<i>Hovenring</i> is an incredible suspended roundabout conceptualized and designed by IPV Delft specifically for cyclists to safely make their way across congested traffic by traveling overhead. Located between Eindhoven and Veldhoven in the Netherlands, above the Heerbaan/Meerenakkerweg intersection, the …

Cycling

The Happiest Country in the World

So far, I’ve been to about ten countries that each claim to be the happiest country on Earth.<p>In Iceland, in Denmark, in Holland, even in India once, someone pulled me aside to claim that their country is the happiest. I never disagree; I just simply ask, “How do you know?”<p>I’ve taken enough Stats …

Happiness

Les Miserables Book Scarf

Wrap up with a good Book Scarf! Let everyone know about your great taste in books with a page from Victor Hugo's Les Miserables on an infinity scarf.<p>This patented Storiarts Book Scarf is cream colored, made from American-made super soft 100% cotton knit fabric, about 63" in circumference and 12" …

Knitting