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Go Inside the Quirky World of a Tumblr Photo Star

In the summer of 2012, Izumi Miyazaki – a photography student then in her first year at Musashino Art University in Tokyo – had the foresight to …

ITP Winter Show Slideshow

Earlier this week was the annual winter exhibition of completed and works-in-progress projects by graduate students of NYU’s ITP program.<p>The slideshow below is only a snapshot of the projects, objects, and displays that were on view. A total of 125 projects (by more than 200 students, by my …

Blu’s Massive New Mural in Rome Turns 48 Windows into Faces | Colossal

<p>Italian street artist Blu (previously) just wrapped up work on this giant mural that wraps around two sides of a building in Rome. The pieces …

Portraits of Offbeat Modern ‘Families’ (NSFW)

The modern family looks a great deal different than it did even a century ago. Photographer, painter and graphic artist Natalia Wiernik pushes that …

Tap millions of copyright-free book images via Flickr

The Internet is a magnificent resource -- and, Internet Archive believes, it has a lot of potential as a free library for researchers, historians, scholars and those who are just plain curious about the world.<p>And, with a new project, that library is getting bigger. In collaboration with the …

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Putting a Creative, Timeless Spin on Wedding Photography with GIFs and Cinemagraphs

Many wedding and engagement photographers want (and advertise) their photographs to be ‘timeless,’ but Detroit-based Jeffrey Lewis Bennett of JLB …

Sponsored – Improve Your Figure Drawing with a Free Online Class From Craftsy - The Fox Is Black

Learn how to bring figure studies to life on paper, when you enroll in the online Craftsy class “Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide” for free today. …

The eerie Americana of photographer Ed Freeman - in pictures

After a 25-year career in the music industry, during which he produced Don McLean's American Pie, Ed Freeman returned to his original love of photography. While driving around southern Californian deserts to photograph landscapes, he was struck by the beauty of the desolate buildings he passed on …

The Beginner's Guide to Getting Better Sleep

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On February 13, 1972, Michel Siffre climbed into a cave in southwest Texas. It would be six months before he saw daylight again.<p>Siffre was a French scientist and a pioneer in chronobiology, which is the study of biological rhythms. The …

5 Awesome "Graffitrees": Graffiti with Actual Trees

Afro Taino by Gabriel Abreu in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic<p>Great graffiti happens when the artists don't get stumped. Instead, they go out on a …

Discarded marble tiles form products by Paolo Ulian and Moreno Ratti

Italian designers Paolo Ulian and Moreno Ratti have created a collection of prototype products made from unwanted marble tiles.<p>All seven items in …

7 DIY photography tips using household objects

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50 Years Ago: NYC World's Fair in Pictures

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3D printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

Turkish designer creates medical cast using 3D printing which could heal broken bones faster<p>A 3d printed medical cast could help bones to heal up to 40 per cent faster.<p>The black cast, known as the Osteoid, uses an ultrasound system which makes bones heal more quickly.<p>With a lattice pattern, it is …

Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal

Knowing how to program a computer is good for you, and it’s a shame more people don’t learn to do it.<p>For years now, that’s been a hugely popular …

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11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Gorgeous Vintage Soviet Art and Propaganda Posters

The convergence of vintage design and propaganda is a thing of beauty and power, be it in science or in politics. Ben Perry’s massive collection of 20th-century Soviet and Russian propaganda, advertising, and art posters, created between 1917 and 1991, offers a beautiful perspective on mid-century …

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Pop Art Design – review

Pop art: what more could we possibly want to know about pop art? The imagery of Warhol and Lichtenstein runs unfadingly through contemporary culture like the colour red in a through-dyed plastic chair, not least because they chose the imagery that was saturating the world even without their help. …

Wheat Paste Characters Go Berzerk on Paris' Streets

Street artist Charles Leval, aka Levalet, is the mastermind behind these cleverly placed wheat paste characters that interact with their surrounding environments. Located along the streets of Paris, each scene begins as a playful concept sketched on a piece of paper, and then comes to life through …

LDF13: Interview With Bjorn Andersson

Bjorn Andersson spent 10 years working as an architect on projects that took him all over the world from New York to Shanghai. He has recently …

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Flash Player version 11 (get Flash Player) is required to visit 'Tour Paris 13'.<p>You can try to upgrade your Flash Player by clicking here<p>You can also …

An Illustrated Book by Dulk Wins 2nd Annual ‘Brussels in Shorts’ Graphic Short Story Competition | Colossal

<p>Now in its second year, Brussels in Shorts is an international graphic short story competition that invites illustrators and artist from around the …

Meet The 17-Year-Old Trader Who Knows Global Macro Markets Like A Veteran

These days he's passionate about global macro trading and he's garnering attention in the space from more seasoned macro traders.<p>"The breadth and depth of Julian's market knowledge is that of a seasoned macro trader. The young man is very impressive," one New York-based macro trader commented.<p>You …

In two weeks, a TV-covered train full of yurts and artists will begin its cross-country tour

From September 6th to the 28th, a nine-car train will cross the US hosting artists, musicians, and performers as it makes stops between New York and San Francisco, creating a mobile art installation called <i>Station to Station</i>. Coordinated by video and experimental artist Doug Aitken, <i>Station to …