Ingeborg Leeftink

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Inside the mind of a mazemaker

With more than 700 creations, Adrian Fisher is the world's most prolific maze designer. He explains what goes into those twists and turns – and why we love feeling so confused.<p>In the 36 years that Adrian Fisher has been in business, he has created every kind of maze imaginable – from simple, …

Goethe on the Psychology of Color and Emotion

Color is an essential part of how we experience the world, both biologically and culturally. One of the earliest formal explorations of color theory came from an unlikely source — the German poet, artist, and politician <b>Johann Wolfgang von Goethe</b> (August 28, 1749–March 22, 1832), who in 1810 …

British Museum may seek loan of the golden rhinoceros of Mapungubwe

Considered an equivalent of Tutankhamun’s mask or Staffordshire hoard, symbol of South Africa’s precolonial civilisation could leave country for first time<p>The golden rhinoceros of Mapungubwe, the defining symbol of precolonial civilisation in South Africa, could leave the country for the first time …

A Museum Let Street Artists Do Whatever They Want On Its Walls. Here’s The Result

Street artists began painting on the walls of the Long Beach Museum of Art on June 26th of this year. The project, titled “Vitality and Verve: …

Photographer Arranges Everyday Objects In Color Gradients That Will Soothe Your Soul

While there’s value in “creative chaos” (I rarely have to clean it up), there’s fun in purposeful arrangements, too! And that’s just how Emily …

Secret Lucian Freud 'love letters' for sale after 70 years

Letters from Lucian Freud to his friend Sir Stephen Spender have emerged after 70 years<p>A collection of intimate letters sent by Lucian Freud to Sir Stephen Spender and kept secret for 70 years have been unveiled to the public, showing the artist in his mysterious teenage years.<p>The letters, kept by …

Rene Mesman Photography

Dutch photographer Rene Mesman takes photos inspired by still life paintings : an ananas-fish, peas-blackberry, a peach-nut, a long-haired owl and a …

An Architectural Canvas of Shipping Containers Painted With Greek Gods by Pichi & Avo | Colossal

<p>Earlier this month the renown graffiti duo Pichi & Avo traveled to Werchter, Belgium to create a large, site-specific installation for the North …

Sculptures by XooAng Choi

View Gallery<p>Born in Seoul, South Korea, Xooang Choi works in sculpture and isntallation, creating painted polymer clay figures that often literally …

Life and work of Francis Bacon to be celebrated in new institute in Monaco

A unique scholarly institute devoted to Francis Bacon is to open in Monaco, where the painter drew inspiration from the light and landscape, as well as the principality's gambling dens and bars.<p>The idea of the wealthy Lebanese-born property developer Majid Boustany, the Francis Bacon MB Art …

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Pascal Vilcollet's "Calvary Girls"

This series entitled Filles du Calvaire or "Calvary Girls" is by French artist Pascal Vilcollet. The word "Calvaire" expresses pain and suffering and …

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Artist: Justyna Kopania - Warszawa, Poland http://www.saatchionline.com/profiles/portfolio/id/92116 Posted by Lara

Portraits Emerge from an Incredible Collage of Objects

New York-based artist Michael Mapes continues to expand his portfolio of meticulously assembled artworks made of thousands of collected specimens. Each piece in the artist's newest and laboriously executed collection consists of countless materials that have each been pinned to a board to form a …

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Playful Animal Sculptures Made of Salvaged Materials

<i>The Small Forest</i> is an exhibition featuring a series of animal sculptures by Japanese artist Natsumi Tomita created with found objects and salvaged scraps. Using anything from a broken umbrella and bike parts to discarded cans and kitchen utensils, the gifted sculptor manages to reproduce the …

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Incredible hyperrealistic portraits that look like photographs http://ow.ly/sjmxO

2013 is coming to a close so take a look at Creative Bloq's 25 top 2013 illustrations - http://bit.ly/Ji0opE Have a favorite?

Hypnotic GIFs of Anthony Howe’s Kinetic Wind Sculptures

Artist Anthony Howe's 3D kinetic sculptures are massive, moving pieces that utilize the united visual power of wind, metal, and mirrors. We first discovered his spectacular work earlier this year and now, thanks to VICE's <i>The Creators Project</i>, a series of equally hypnotic gifs (created by Jordan …

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Some amazing mixed media work from Alana Dee Haynes

Paper Sculptures by Rogan Brown

The paper sculptures Rogan Brown are full of delicacy and grace. Inspired by natural macroscopic or microscopic forms and patterns, the artist shapes …