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Gorgeous Architectural Jewelry Inspired by the Floor Plans of Famous Monuments

Odeon of Herodes Atticus. Athens, Greece.<p>Greek jewelry design firm QUPA has launched a beautiful line of architecturally inspired pieces, <i>Croquis</i>. Describing the work as “architectural ornaments,” each piece of 24 karat gold or sterling silver plated jewelry is crafted by founders Eleni Kouineli and …

Athens

Someone In Bulgaria Is Putting Googly Eyes On Broken Street Objects, And It’s Even Better Than Fixing Things

Last month we introduced you to the art of "eyebombing," otherwise known as sticking googly eyes on basically anything you can find in order to make …

Streetwear

Djapa: Brazilian street art comes to Hong Kong

When Le Comptoir group (Bibo, Tri, The Ocean) decided to open their Japanese-Brazilian restaurant Djapa in Wan Chai, they had a clear vision: to …

55 Bulgarian Artists Create an Illustrated Deck of Cards

With an ongoing Kickstarter campaign, the illustrators behind Infinite Collision hope to play their cards right.<p>What do a villainous monkey, two pink flamingos, a 16th century princess sheep, and female nudes have in common? They are all depicted in Infinite Collision, the first-ever set of …

Art

Colorful Shadow Figures Reveal the Superhero within Every Child's Imagination

Artist Jason Ratliff illustrates the power of imagination through something as simple as a shadow. His whimsical works feature children posing, as their exaggerated silhouettes take on the fantastical appearance of superheroes like Batman, Ironman, and Spider-Man. These fictional characters, …

Selling

Symetium Smartphone PC Merges Your Mobile and PC Experiences into One Device

We have featured Symetium Smartphone PC sometime ago, this time, we’d like to give you an update for the next version and how to order one. That’s …

Jobs, Gates and Al Pacino on "Me & My Other Me" Series of Illustrations

An artist from Colombia, called Fulvio Obregon, created a funny series of illustrations showing some celebrities in the past and the present, side by …

Celebrity Gossip

Artist Celebrates Late Grandfather by Drawing the 100,000+ Items in His Tool Shed

Artist Lee John Phillips is commemorating his late grandfather in a heartwarmingly creative way. When the illustrator's beloved relative passed away, he left behind an old shed containing over 100,000 individual tools and trinkets. To celebrate these remnants, his grandfather, and the place where …

Art

Artist Reimagines Famous Movie Locales into Gorgeous Illustrations

Austin-based artist Tim Doyle pays homage to famous locales from popular films in his series called <i>UnReal Estate IV: The Movie</i>. It's part of his fantastic on-going <i>UnReal Estate</i> project, and this isn't the first time we've admired Doyle's beautiful depictions of places in popular culture. …

Pulp Fiction

Painstaking Arrangements of Colorful Objects and Food by Emily Blincoe | Colossal

<p>Tennessee-based photographer Emily Blincoe (previously) continues to create some of the most meticulously arranged collections of objects we’ve …

Photography

Classic Movie Posters by Flore Maquin

Trying to design posters of your favorite movies is always one of the best ways to learn new techniques and tools as well as having a lot of fun. …

Graphic Design

A Variety of Unprocessed Foods Cut into Uncannily Precise 2.5cm Cubes by Lernert & Sander | Colossal

<p>In 2014, Dutch newspaper <i>De Volkskrant</i> contacted conceptual design studio Lernert & Sander to create a piece for a special documentary photography …

Art

The ten most expensive paintings in history

Wealthy buyers in the Gulf and China have set a string of records as they have snapped up some of the world's most important artworks in recent years<p>When Pablo Picasso's masterpiece, <b>Les Femmes d’Alger, sold for $179 million (£116 million) in New York on Monday night</b>, it smashed the record for a …

The Beauty and Grandeur of Opera Houses Around the World

For centuries, opera houses have stood as the symbol of a nation's wealth and grandeur. David Leventi celebrates these cultural landmarks by photographing the interiors of world-famous opera houses around the globe, capturing the spectacular architecture and ornate decor of vast halls in Budapest, …

Buenos Aires

Whimsical Photo Manipulations Offer Lighthearted Perspectives on the Natural World

Using beautiful imagery and editing prowess, graphic artist Anil Saxema's whimsical photo manipulations lend a fresh perspective to our view of the natural world. His work depicts lighthearted scenes of humans and animals interacting in amusing – and often surprising – ways. For instance, a woman …

Art

A New 100-Day Miniature Painting Project by Lorraine Loots Tackles Vintage Book Covers, the Cosmos, and Furry Animals | Colossal

<p>As a continuation of her impossibly miniature painting project, South African artist Lorraine Loots (previously) has embarked on her latest endeavor …

37 incredible drone photos from across the globe that would be totally illegal today

One of the most interesting ways to utilize drone technology is photography. Photographer Amos Chapple knows this better than most. As soon as consumer drones came on the market, Chapple knew he needed one. After purchasing one and learning how to fly it, he began traveling the globe, photographing …

Drones

Whimsical Architectural Collages Imagine Fantastically Surreal Houses

Germany-based graphic artist Matthias Jung dreams up wildly imaginative buildings that defy architectural logic and the laws of physics. Using photo materials that he's collected, Jung rearranges different components into fantastical collages of surreal houses that could only exist in an alternate …

Art

Ceramic Tile Illusion Painted on a Boring Electrical Box in Lisbon | Colossal

<p>Illustrator and street artist Diogo Machado (aka Add Fuel) transformed this plain looking electrical box on the streets of Lisbon into a surprising …

Art

DC Comics Characters Appear on The Saturday Evening Post

Artist Juan Carlos Ruiz combines two of his loves in this original series. <i>The Saturday Evening Post</i>‘s classic illustrations, made by Norman Rockwell and J.C. Leyendecker, are given a fun twist as the heroes and villains of DC Comics now grace the magazine's famous covers. The artist used Adobe …

Comic Books

New in the Shop: Beautifully Abstract City Maps by Jazzberry Blue

Using bold colors and geometric forms, artist Jazzberry Blue creates abstract maps of some of the world's most famous cities. He's made these modern maps, that have that mid-century modern look to them, for almost every city you can think of including Chicago, Milan, and Berlin. The self-taught …

Maps
Photography

Can You Guess The Film From These Colorful Circles?

In this series of posters, graphic designer Nick Barclay illustrates 14 famous films as circles of color. <i>Dracula</i>‘s poster features two red fang marks; <i>Harry Potter</i>‘s depicts the outlines of his famous broken spectacles; <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> is a giant gold ring to rule them all; <i>Trainspotting</i> is a …

Posters

Awesome Vending Machine Sells Random Books for $2

Just a few months ago, I had the pleasure of visiting Toronto and strolled right into The Monkey's Paw, an “antiquarian shop specializing in uncommon books and paper artifacts from the age of print.” Upon entering, I was immediately drawn to this beautiful, vintage-looking vending machine. I was …

Books

The World’s Most Beautiful Box Of Chocolates

Japanese design house Nendo can make <i>anything</i> better. The designers have revamped rubber bands. They tackled the 4,000-year-old design problem of chopsticks. They even figured out how to make wood transparent for crying out loud.<p>Still, I’m always happiest when Nendo turns its design genius to …

Design