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27 Chicken Meal Prep Recipes That Never Get Boring

We love the <i>idea</i> of meal prep. But eating the same soggy leftovers three days in a row? Not exactly our thing. So we’ve found 27 recipes that are so …

Healthy Eating

A No-Fail Way to Make the Best Chicken Wings

Grilled chicken wings are a fun party snack, but they’re not always fun for the party host. Most people can eat <i>a lot</i> of wings—especially if beer is …

Cooking

What IS Worcestershire Sauce Really?

Ah, Worcestershire sauce. You use it in everything from Bloody Marys to beef stew, but do you actually know what’s in it? Heck, do you know how to …

Koc University Medical Sciences Campus / Kreatif Architects + Cannon Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Concept design and medical planning for Koc University’s Medical Sciences Campus, located in Istanbul’s …

10 Things Unstoppable People Do That Average People Don't

Most people can't handle success, authority or privilege. It destroys them. It makes them lazy.Deck<p>Are you unstoppable or average?<p>Do you get derailed by prior success?<p>Are you thinking linearly or exponentially?<p>Do you do these 10 things?<p>1. Don't get crushed by success.<p><i>"</i><i>Success can become a catalyst</i> …

Self-improvement

The 10 Best Meatless Pasta Recipes You Need to Know

Whether you're vegetarian or just searching for more dinner options that are meatless, pasta is always a great answer. Since it's really a blank …

The Must-See Graffiti Event in LA

Back in 2011, graffiti and street art culture exploded into the mainstream during the exhibition <i>Art in the Streets</i>, which opened in Los Angeles’ …

Designer Spends a Year Creating Logos That Subtly Reveal the Meaning of Words

Art director Daniel Carlmatz looks at language as more than just words on a page. For one year (November 2016 to November 2017), the Swedish creative challenged himself to visual wordplay by turning otherwise ordinary terms into playful logos. He did so by manipulating letterforms and incorporating …

10 Things Successful People Never Say

Cast out self-destructive thoughts before they prevent you from tasting true success.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So you want to be successful? Perhaps you’re inspired by the self-made entrepreneur touting her Rolex collection. Or perhaps someone’s exotic …

Self-improvement

Artist Uses 120 Marker Pens to Create Swirling Landscape Drawings Inside a Dome

Brazilian-born visual artist Oscar Oiwa is globally recognized for creating fully immersive installation art made from 360-degree drawings. For his latest piece, titled <i>Oscar Oiwa in Paradise – Drawing the Ephemeral</i>, the artist used 120 black marker pens to adorn an entire inflatable dome with …

17 incredible buildings opening in 2018

Challenge Yourself by Drawing in “Reverse” on Black Paper

Whether you’re a seasoned hobbyist or professional artist, it’s always fun to test your skills with a creative challenge. If you’re looking for a way to shake up your art routine, why not try drawing on a different color paper? Black paper encourages you to approach your subjects differently while …

Someone turned this scrawled graffiti into a work of art with 1 simple sign

Remember that guy last month who turned the gaping hole in his office wall into a work of art?<p>Well it looks like the trend is catching on.<p>On …

Top 10 Cities to Visit If You Absolutely Love Art

Love art and traveling? Why not combine your two passions by visiting some of the best art destinations the world has to offer. From street art capitals such as Berlin and New York to the world-renowned galleries of Paris and Florence, great art can be found in all corners of the world. Whether …

Streetwear

This new exhibition explores the intensity of life

In one of his last interviews, published by <i>The Times</i> in 2012, <i></i>artist Lucian Freud explained, “I'm trying to relay something of who they are as a physical and emotional presence. I want the paint to work as flesh does.” It’s a desire that has laid the groundwork for an entire exhibition, which opens …

Artists

Character design 101: How to infuse a drawing with personality

How do you give a drawing of a zebra finch a clear personality? How can you use your personal relationships to infuse a drawing with character? …

Digital Art

More Banksy art spotted in NYC

More of Banksy’s protest art has reportedly been spotted, this time in Brooklyn.<p>Two murals that mirror the elusive British graffiti artist’s style …

Streetwear

Why 1932 was Picasso’s year of erotic torment

It was, for the artist, a year of intense and focused activity – even by his own standards.<p>As 1931 turned into 1932, Picasso was 50 years old, …

Stress-related hormone lowers after just 45 minutes of art

Artist paint brush and palette<br>(Image by wuestenigel) Permission Details DMCA<p>Whether you’re Van Gogh or a stick-figure sketcher, a new Drexel …

The Artist Daring to Paint God as a Black Woman

For two months last spring, Harmonia Rosales reimagined the creation story Michelangelo painted in the Sistine Chapel. If you followed the artist on …

Artist Gives Old Paintbrushes New Life and Personality as Baroque Characters

Los Angeles-based surrealist artist Alexandra Dillon brings new life to found objects by transforming them into charming characters. Using old, worn-out paintbrushes, tools, and other studio items as her canvas, Dillon personifies each object by covering them with portrait paintings, reminiscent of …

Grid System Behind Logo Design

If you love of using a grid systems for every logo design you create, including marks and icons, Kareem Magdi got you covered. He shared a set of …

This Artist Broke Silly Laws in 50 States and Photographed Them

Now, Olivia Locher has turned her studio window into a guerrilla gallery featuring a new photo every day for ten days.<p>If you happen to be walking down Madison Avenue in Manhattan, keep an eye peeled for art amidst the advertisements. One block over from the fancier shopping on 5th Avenue, above a …

Artist Creates Edgy Illustrations Dissecting Anatomy of Dinosaurs and Other Animals

If you like art with an edge, you'll love Paul Jackson‘s illustrations. The British artist, now based in Canada, is a skilled illustrator whose impressive client list includes Primus, Blink 182, The Pixies, the SyFy channel, and Gibson Guitars. Whether using pen and paper or employing a …

Soundtracks

If You’re Not Having Fun, then You’re Doing Something Wrong

<i>“If you go on vacation to Ireland and don’t enjoy yourself, then that’s your fault.”</i>This is what a man told me as I sat in the British Airways lounge …

Architecture

How to Be an Artist, According to Georgia O’Keeffe

Gerogia O'Keeffe for LOOK, 1960, 1960.<br>Tony Vaccaro<br>Monroe Gallery of Photography“The notion that you can make an artist overnight, that there is …

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

Black Pepper Tofu

Instructions<p>Heat a large pan over medium heat. Add a couple tablespoons of oil and the eggplant. Fry, stirring occasionally, until the eggplant is …

Grilled Brussels Sprouts with Chanterelles

8 Servings<p>Letting the mushrooms cook undisturbed is the best way to get a good sear. Resist the urge to stir until they’re browned.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ pounds brussels sprouts, trimmed, halved<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>4 ounces thick-cut bacon, …

Recipes

Found Fallen Tree Branch is Repurposed into Beautifully Unconventional Shelving

Sebastian Errazuriz's one-of-a-kind shelving unit called <i>Bilbao</i> proves that inspiration can come from simply stepping outside your front door. Created using a found tree branch, the artist retrieved the fallen limb from a Santiago street and took it back to his workshop. There, he twisted, turned, …