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Calvin Seibert Sculpts Impressive Modernist Sandcastles

“I always had an affinity for architecture which I attribute to growing up in a neighborhood and town that was constantly under construction. Our …

Amazing Building-Sized Street Art Portraits by Natalia Rak

Natalia Rak is one of the most exciting painters and street artists to emerge in Poland’s contemporary art scene. Born in 1986, Natalia received a …

The Arts

Check out these classic Ferraris that just sold for millions at auction in California

Monterey Car Week was in full swing this weekend in Northern California. The annual gathering of car nuts features events, debuts of new models, and of course auctions.<p>Bonhams concluded its Quail Lodge Auction on Friday, highlighted by a 1959 competition Ferrari 250, beautifully restored, that sold …

The 500-HP Corvette That Chevrolet Didn't Want to Talk About

And the low profile could be why it's so popular today.<p>Rarely does a manufacturer make a point to not advertise one of its products, particularly one that is its peak performance offering. An exception to the rule was this 1969 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray L88. And that intentionally low profile …

Here are 10 of the Best Sounding Cars of All Time

Prepare your ears.<p>With so many cars piping artificial sound into the cabins these days, it's easy to forget that once upon a time cars were revered for the way their engine notes would make you weak in the knees and make your heart flutter.<p>These cars can still do that, because they sound like cars …

11 of the Greatest American Race Cars of All Time

Racing is in America's blood.<p>Racing is in America's blood. This country has created some of the boldest, most successful, and most innovative racecars in history. Here are 11 of our favorites—and they only scratch the surface of America's rich racing heritage.

This Guy’s Elaborate Sand Castles Make Frank Gehry Look Like An Amateur

Building sandcastles ranks among the most summery of summertime activities (well, if you’re under 10 years old), and Calvin Seibert has elevated it into nothing short of an architectural feat. His remarkably detailed castles look like ancient ziggurats and the twisted geometric works of Frank Gehry.<p>…

Foals - What Went Down

Nigerian superhero puts a fresh face on graphic novels

Fighting for diversity in the graphic novel world is tough work. Roye Okupe, artist and comic book aficionado, is learning that firsthand.<p>"I don't …

Editorial Design Inspiration: 99U Quarterly Mag No.4

99U Quarterly Magazine releases issue 4 and it's safe to say that is one of the most inspirational editorial pieces out there. Very heavy in …

How the Original Star Wars Trilogy Fooled Everyone With Matte Paintings

Before the computing era, ILM was the master of oil matte painting, making audiences believe that some of the sets in the original <i>Star Wars</i> and</i> …

Painting hair: 7 top tips

Painting any subject requires a certain knowledge of various painting techniques. But sometimes, it's the little details that can cause the biggest …

27 Paintings From the Most Famous Space Artist On Earth (And Off)

"The nearest thing to an artist-in-residence from outer space." That's how Isaac Asimov once described Robert T. McCall, the renowned illustrator, …

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The Entrancing Cinemagraph Creations of Julien Douvier

The cinemagraph genre is one of the most exciting to follow because, unlike almost every other type of “photography” (in quotes since you they aren’t …

Lorde - Team (Autograf Remix)

Super Rad Illustrations by Ronald Wimberly

Time for more awesome illustrations here at Abduzeedo! Today we're featuring the super rad work of American artist Ronald Wimberly. He's got a crazy …

Flying Dutchman

Flying Dutchman poster series by great South African designer Sindosi Nyoni.<p>“The poster fuses Zulu/Ndebele pattern art, and traditional Nguni gear …

AFRICAN DIGITAL ART

Design Is Changing How We Dress

From crowdsourcing the perfect bra shape to eliminating fabric waste on the factory floor, these designers are reshaping the business of fashion.<p>Cup Size Isn’t Everything<p>True&Co. uses extensive customer feedback to design bras that really fit.<p><b>Michelle Lam, True&Co.</b><p>“Look at this thing: It’s like a …

Photography, Mosquito Nets and the Fragility of Life

Photographer, Harandane Dicko, brings us an ingenious photographic series, simply and aptly called LA MOUSTIQUAIRE (The Mosquito Net).<p>In areas of …

99U

Does Your Company Need a Chief Storyteller?<p>Sure, it sounds like a wacky job title, but it's a real thing. Steve Clayton charts his unlikely career …