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German street artist CASE, known for his hyperreal murals around the world, incorporates hands as a recurring motif.

Illustrator Creates Doodles That Interact With Their Surroundings

French art director and illustrator David Troquier, who goes by Troqman, has an impressive sense of humor. He creates scrapbook doodles and places …

27 Jaw Dropping Works Of Street Art So Big They Will Never Fit In A Gallery

Sydney-based artist Fintan Magee is redefining street art.

Insane New Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Edge-Of-Space Jump Released

We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy.<p>The supersonic skydiver made history in October 2012 when he plunged more than 24 miles to Earth's surface, breaking three records in the process.<p>Now, nearly …

Giant Horse Head Sculptures Transform the Scottish Skyline

The Kelpies is an enormous installation consisting of two giant horse head sculptures by artist Andy Scott. The 100-foot-tall structures, which were eight years in the making, are inspired by a legend from the artist's Scottish background that tells of a water spirit that takes the shape of a …

Hyperrealistic Self-Portraits by Eloy Morales

Spanish painter Eloy Morales creates large hyperrealistic oil paintings of himself with smears of paint and shaving cream across his face. This messy addition causes light to catch and reflect in unusual ways. Eloy patiently works through tiny sections at a time, filling in paint and blending as he …

Bolivians bring out their skulls for blessings at festival

Once a year, Bolivians bring out the much-loved skulls of their relatives from home, which they believe bring them good fortune and protection.<p>A week after All Saints Day, they decorate and parade them in a cemetery, offering them cigarettes, alcohol and cocoa leaves.<p>The Roman Catholic church …

Liu Bolin, invisible man – in pictures

Liu from Shandong, China, manages to camouflage himself in any surroundings, no matter how impossible the task might seem. Standing silently in strange locations around the world, the 39-year-old artist uses himself as a blank canvas.

A Rare and Special Gift

This special edition of the 2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Volante is one of the eight fantasy gifts in The Christmas Book 2013, Neiman Marcus’ annual holiday catalog for the well-heeled.<p>Text: Matthew de Paula<br>Image: Aston Martin<p><b>Follow me on Twitter:</b> <i>@matthewdepaula</i>

Angry Gourds! | Hideous! Dreadful! Stinky!

| boys, decorating, geek, Halloween, holiday |<p>I know it isn’t even October yet, but Halloween has been in full swing around here since the end of …

Banksy in NYC

At the beginning of October, the famous street artist known as Banksy announced an upcoming "residency" on the streets of New York City, titled "Better Out Than In". Nearly every day this month, Banksy's website announced the appearance of a new piece somewhere in New York's five boroughs. New …

More Hidden Street Art on Railings by Zebrating

Mannheim, Germany-based street art duo known as Zebrating have been leaving their mark across the globe, particularly on railings in public spaces. Their elusive graffiti work offers an entertaining surprise for viewers from specific angles. Their art relies heavily on perspective as each piece of …

Expressive Digital Illustrations that Tell Surreal Stories

These surreal scenes by Christian Schloe feature bizarre moments that draw viewers out of a concrete reality and into a dreamy, fictional world. In his work, the digital artist creates expressive visual stories filled with soft color palettes, elegant birds and butterflies, soft flower petals, and …

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Sherlock Holmes made him an unlikely superstar. Now Benedict Cumberbatch is taking on Julian Assange in The Fifth Estate. He talks about email warnings from the WikiLeaks founder, his 'crush' on Matt Damon and why Chelsea Manning deserved her sentence http://t.gu.com/oQi1F Photograph: Thomas Dagg for the Guardian

The 10 best pasta sauce recipes Give your pasta a break from the bolognese and broaden your repertoire with these refreshing new recipe ideas, from purple pesto to miso and oranges http://t.gu.com/oQlnn Photography: Yuki Sugiura for the Guardian

Today's #Dailychart shows the pathetic representation of women central bankers. Since women started playing a role on monetary policy committees (MPCs) in the 1970s, their numbers have remained meagre. The European Central Bank (ECB) currently has no women on its MPC. As for the Fed, there are just six women compared with 11 men. Some countries have been more progressive http://econ.st/12vYqYW

Turn that light off!

FOR some people there are two important numbers when it comes to buying a car: the price and the miles it does per gallon (for others, looks, style, …