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An Elegant Kinetic Sculpture by Derek Hugger that Mimics the Flight of a Hummingbird | Colossal

<p>Containing over 400 precisely machined gears, screws, and aesthetic elements, Derek Hugger’s latest kinetic sculpture Colibri mimics the motion of a …

Hummingbirds

Surrealist Sculptures by Ellen Jewett Merge Plant and Animal Life | Colossal

<p>Artist Ellen Jewett refers to her sculptural work as “natural history surrealist sculpture,” a blend of plants, animals, and occasionally human-made …

Art

Captivating Geometric GIFs by Florian de Looij | Colossal

<p>Florian de Looij first sat down with a copy of Photoshop when he was 12 years old and apparently he never got up. The Netherlands-based designer has …

Surreal Worlds Digitally Painted by Gediminas Pranckevicius | Colossal

<p>Conceptual artist and illustrator Gediminas Pranckevicius possesses an imagination to covet. While most of his digital painting is centered around …

Artist Maskull Lasserre Carves Imagined Skeletons into Souvenir Sculptures and Decoys | Colossal

<p>For his latest body of work, artist Maskull Lasserre acquired a number of souvenir sculptures, the kind found in antique stores or craft fairs that …

Geometric Beehive Sculptures by Ren Ri | Colossal

<p>Artist and beekeeper Ren Ri employs bees in the construction of these amazing encapsulated sculptures. The artist first builds transparent …

3D Calligraphy by Tolga Girgin | Colossal

<p>I just stumbled onto the Instagram account of Tolga Girgin, a Turkish graphic designer and electrical engineer who experiments with calligraphy. His …

Large-scale Graphite Drawings of Surreal Adventures, Dreamers, and Heroes by Ethan Murrow | Colossal

<p>Heavily influenced by both film and photography, artist Ethan Murrow creates grandiose theatrical narratives manifested as large-scale graphite …

Refreshment: The Art of Perpetual Evaporation | Colossal

<p>In this new animated short from Johan Rijpma (previously) a slowly evaporating pool of water is outlined by chalk just as it’s about to disappear …

The Essence of Sound: Lycopodium Powder on a Subwoofer | Colossal

<p>In her second experimental clip exploring the effect of sound waves on lycopodium powder, filmmaker Susie Sie just released this new promotional …

Slow Life: A Macro Timelapse of Coral, Sponges and Other Aquatic Organisms Created from 150,000 Photographs | Colossal

<p>Created by University of Queensland PhD student Daniel Stoupin, this remarkable macro video of coral reefs, sponges and other underwater wildlife, …

Creatures from Your Dreams and Nightmares: Unbelievable Marine Worms Photographed by Alexander Semenov | Colossal

<p>Our favorite photographer of everything creepy and crawly under the sea, Alexander Semenov, recently released a number of incredible new photographs …

This Entire Animation Was Drawn Frame by Frame on a Gallery Wall | Colossal

<p>Artist Caleb Wood created this impressive animation that he drew frame by frame on a wall at Prøve Gallery in Duluth, Minnesota. Titled Plumb, he …

Ghostcubes: A Dazzling System of Interlocking Wooden Cubes by Erik Åberg | Colossal

<p>First: <i>watch the video</i>. Created by Swedish designer Erik Åberg the Ghostcube is a fascinating system of interlocking wood cubes that can be twisted, …

Beautiful Microscopic Time-lapse Video of Snowflakes Forming | Colossal

<p>We’ve seen all matter of snow and ice photography here on Colossal, as well as time-lapses of melting snow and snow drawings, but this is the first …

Sculptor Zheng Chunhui Spent 4 Years Carving the World’s Longest Wooden Sculpture | Colossal

<p>Chinese artist Zheng Chunhui recently unveiled this exceptionally large wooden sculpture that measures some 40 feet (12.286) meters long. Four years …

New Animal and Insect Assemblages Made from Repurposed Objects by Edouard Martinet | Colossal

<p>When looking at these perfectly assembled sculptures by French artist Edouard Martinet (previously) it’s difficult to believe the raw materials he …

Amazing Robotic Moves from Poppin’ John and the Robotboys | Colossal

<p>It’s been a while since we’ve had a solid bit of dancing here on Colossal. There are several inspired moments of choreography in this clip featuring …

High Speed Photographs of Ink Mixing with Oil by Alberto Seveso | Colossal

<p>One of the masters of high speed liquid photography, Alberto Seveso (previously), is back with a new series of photos titled Dropping. The Italian …