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Paint Swatch Installations by Madiha Siraj

New Jersey-based artist Madiha Siraj’s installations involve thousands of paint swatches from Lowe’s. Those colorful swatches of paint samples are …

Incredible Shadow Art Cast Through Iron Sculptures

At first glance, Greek artist Tedosio Sectio Aurea's iron sculptures might seem pretty ordinary. However, when lit from the precise angle, the sculptures spring to life with shadows that reveal a whole new form. Above, a bouquet of colorful metal flowers casts a shadow of a woman holding leaves, …

Eclectic London Apartment with an Exuberant Color Palette

This three-bedroom apartment overlooks London’s posh Cleveland Square and on occasion it can be rented out for periods of time through Domus Nova. …

Photog Travels the World and Photographs Ancient Cultures that May Soon Disappear

A few days ago, we shared photographer Sasha Leahovcenco’s inspirational project in which he photographed people in Siberia who had never had their …

Wolfum Holiday Ornaments

Designer Annabel Inganni of LA-based Wolfum approaches her designs with the goal of balancing geometric, organic and traditional prints in her collection. Her patterns are created with the aid of a computer that gives her the ability zoom in, flip or multiply a motif. As a self-professed clumsy …

Decorations

PyroPet Candles Melt into Creepy Metallic Skeletons | Colossal

<p>First mentioned in this space back in 2011 as the “Devil’s Candle,” this delightfully creepy candle that melts from a cute geometric cat into a …

grain editThe Weekend Press

Our friends over at the recently launched Weekend Press have teamed up with some amazing designers to create a letterpress print set that pays …

Illustration Next

Though the internet has had a major impact on pop art—and art in general—a resurgence in illustration has been building over the past few years. For her new book called "Illustration Next," veteran illustrator Ana Benaroya has compiled the works of 50 leading illustrators from across the globe and …

Art

Dissected Cadavers Re-Created Using Rolls Of Paper

Inspired by 18th-century papercraft and anatomy textbooks, this artist constructs the human anatomy out of quilled paper.<p>Inside of us, an astonishing yardage of tissue is compressed, fold by fold, into our compact frames. Anatomically speaking, our bodies are works of organ origami, bound by …

Bizarre Furniture Inspired by Animals and Bugs

We love all this creepy/cute furniture inspired by animals and bugs. Some of it gets a little macabre, too.<p>Centipede-like lamps named Nymph and …

The 15 Wittiest Things Oscar Wilde Ever Said

Or wrote. Maybe. (He said a lot of witty things).<p>Happy birthday, you quote machine, you!<p>All photos by Napoleon Sarony, via Oscar Wilde In America.

Someone

From the true story of a woman's 15 months in captivity to Oprah's Super Soulful Book of the Month, these reads will amaze you.<p>Enon<p>By Paul Harding<p>238 …

10 Modern Coloring Books That Aren’t Just for Kids

Who says you have to be a kid to love a good coloring book? Not us, that’s for sure! When we read about <i>Outside the Lines</i>, the latest cool coloring book on the art scene, we knew it was time to round up a whole bunch of modern coloring books for folks who can’t resist a good set of markers filling …

Beautiful LEGO: A Book About the Art of LEGO by Mike Doyle | Colossal

<p>There are those of us who regard LEGO bricks as a nostalgic toy from childhood, while others might still occasionally assemble kits as a hobby or …

Poster Illustrations by Olly Moss

Poster Illustration.<p>Olly Moss is a graphic artist and illustrator from the UK, currently living and working Winchester. He is well known for his …

Graphic Design

New Coloring Book For Contemporary Art Lovers

A new coloring book has just been released called <i>Outside the Lines</i> that both kids and adults will enjoy. Over 100 of today's creatives including graphic artists, cartoonists, and street artists have come together to create some fun illustrations you can actually color! Contributors include artists …

Coloring Book