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Banksy’s Grim Tour of Gaza: Watch a Mini Documentary by the Shadowy Street Artist

The world’s most mysterious street artist released a 2-minute documentary online Wednesday that details the horrors of Gaza—allegedly shot by the man …

Van Gogh, the one-eared painting cat with a talent for art

Three-year-old cat bewitches staff at Mayhew Animal Home, in Kensal Green, after discovering she has talent for art like her namesake Vincent Van Gogh<p>A one-eared cat called Van Gogh has surprised animal rescue workers with her artistic talents.<p>She was rescued by the Mayhew Animal Home, in Kensal …

Spectacular Works of Land Art Celebrate the Beauty of Nature

Since 1972, Bavarian artist Nils-Udo has worked directly with nature to create stunning, site-specific works of art that celebrate the beauty of the land. Found berries, leaves, branches, and blossoms are transformed into captivating pieces evocative of mysterious portals and dreamy fairy realms …

Artist Unmasks Daft Punk for New Sculpture Series

We spoke to artist Xavier Veilhan about meeting the robots, sculpting Rick Rubin's beard, and his new double exhibition, 'Music,' which opens this week at Galerie Perrotin.<p>Sculptor Xavier Veilhan got lucky. It wasn't just that Daft Punk agreed to be 3D scanned for the French artist's new series,</i> …

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Street art imitates life in Barcelona: Beg, scavenge or die

Octavi Serra, Mateu Targa, Daniel Llugany, Pau Garcia Sanchez<p>The news about the Cypriot bailout this weekend is just the latest development to shake up Europe. Last month, four artists in Spain installed a project to capture the atmosphere of a continent that’s been on edge for some time now. They …

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Travel – In love with Barcelona

<b>Published on</b> March 30th, 2013 | <i>by Ann Rickard</i><p>0<p>There’s a lot to fall in love with in Barcelona, but two things come to my mind . Gaudi and tapas.<p>Thats …

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Barcelona attractions: what to see and do in summer

<b>Why go?</b><p>Summer in <b>Barcelona</b> – though humid – is not as blisteringly hot as other Spanish cities. Between late July and early September, most locals with the means leave town, which makes for a quiet, traffic-free experience.<p>Barcelona combines everything that is most charming about Mediterranean …

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Barcelona attractions: what to see and do in spring

Parks and gardens<p><b>Parc de la Ciutadella</b><p><b>Barcelona</b>’s most beautiful park holds a boating lake, playgrounds, a waterfall and the city zoo. It’s always thronged with people, but a wonderfully relaxed place nonetheless.<p>Location: Parc de la Ciutadella<br>Admission: free<br>Contact: 00 34 93 413 24 00<p><b>Park …

The Best of Barcelona

Barcelona has a tremendous amount to offer in a city that doesn’t feel too crowded or too urban. It’s clean, contemporary, and fun. The metro is also …

4 of the best museums in Barcelona - Vintage Travel Blog

There are more than 55 museums in Barcelona. Some delve on history and art, others on science and sport, or war and maritime. When it comes to having …

6 Amazing Places to Eat in Barcelona

From breakfast to late-night dinner, here are six insider picks in Barcelona.<p>Albert Adrià, co-creator of the legendary El Bulli, loves breakfast at …

HAPPY BIRTHDAY GAUDÍ: 10 Incredible Buildings By The Architect Who Shaped Barcelona

If the revolutionary architect were still alive today, he'd be 161 years old. Of course since he passed away in 1926, the world has changed. Yet his designs still stand proudly in the city he loved so much and called home: Barcelona.<p>He transformed the landscape of his native Barcelona with his …

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Barcelona's top museums and galleries

<i>This highlighted list of museums and galleries is taken from Lonely Planet's city guide to</i> <i>Barcelona</i><i>.</i><p>GALLERIES<p>CaixaForum<p><i>Image of CaixaForum by</i> <i>montuno</i><br>Housed in a former Modernista factory, an outstanding brick caprice by Josep Puig i Cadafalch, this extensive private collection of contemporary art is …

Selfie Sticks Banned in Three Texas Museums

Selfie sticks have been banned in at least three state museums, leaving Texans at a serious disadvantage when it comes to gearing up for next year’s …

Artist Transforms Photos Of Kids Into Whimsical Illustrations

Costa Rican artist MJ Da Luz calls her latest project "all full of magic and innocence," which are the same words she uses to describe children.<p>The artist recently stumbled upon Reddit Gets Drawn, a subreddit where people post photos for artists to paint, sketch, or otherwise illustrate. Inspired …

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Ex-Apple engineers write a killer app for artists that turns iPad into a professional graphics tablet

Former Apple engineers Matt Ronge and Giovanni Donelli have created an absolutely amazing software solution called Astropad which magically turns …

Structure Rising: David Salle on 'The Forever Now' at MoMA

Pages: 1 2 View All<p>Installation view of “The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World” at the Museum of Modern Art, New York …

25 Fantastic and Funny Photos Celebrate Photoshop’s 25th Birthday

Happy Birthday, Photoshop! Twenty-five years ago, this week, a little graphics editing program named Photoshop was born. Fast forward a few decades and now we're living in a world where surreal-looking images are all around us. As part of the celebration, Adobe has launched a search for 25 of the …

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